First Coast Tae Kwon Do took home 17 gold, 12 silver and six bronze medals for the overall lead in the 2011 Liberty Tae Kwon Do Championship on Saturday.
Liberty County's sixth annual tae kwon do tournament drew more than 100 participants, but a select few in attendance made the event extra special for organizer and coach Grand Master Rafael Medina.
The Long County High School football team lost its ninth game of the year Friday, falling 28-0 to Tattnall County High School in Reidsville.
New England Patriots linebacker Gary Guyton, a Hinesville native and former Bradwell Institute star, picked off a Ben Roethlisberger pass in Sunday's 25-17 loss against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Guyton stepped in front of a pass at the Steelers' 26-yard line and ran it back to the 9. That set up Tom Brady's pass to Deon Branch for the Patriots' only touchdown of the first half. It's Guyton's third NFL career interception.
It's been 12 years since Bradwell Institute's last Region 3-AAAAA cross country championship, but the drought is over. Wednesday morning the Tigers competed in the region championship at Savannah Country Day and had a stellar showing. Not only did the boys win by a large margin but they had four members named to the All-Region team and three school records were broken. According to BI coach Brian Williams, eight of the 14 kids competing ran personal best times.
The Tigers played tough defense against Groves High on Friday night at Olvey Field. But Juwan Johnson found just enough daylight to score on a 4-yard run late in the second quarter, and that gave the Rebels all points they needed in a 6-0 win over Bradwell Institute.
Liberty County High School lost another hard fought battle on Friday, falling 21-14 to Glynn Academy in Brunswick.
It's been a tough season for Long County High School's football team. On Friday night, the Tattnall County Battle Creek Warriors made it even tougher, shutting out the Blue Tide, 28-0, in Reidsville.
Joy McCork and Bobby Kindley were the winners of the signed New England Patriots jerseys benefiting Team Brandon. The two were awarded their jerseys during halftime of Friday's game. McCork won the signed Tom Brady jersey and Kindley won the jersey of former BI Tiger Gary Guyton. Team Brandon is raising funds to support Brandon Hellgren, son of Bradwell Tigers baseball coach Rhett Hellgren, in his fight against leukemia. McCork and Kindley are pictured with ...
Bradwell's defense held strong but Groves managed to score on a four yard run for the lone touchdown in Friday's game at Olvey Field. Tonight was the final game for the Tigers who end the regular season with a bye week next Friday.
The Bradwell Institute Tigers will host the Groves Rebels tonight at Olvey Field in the team's final game of 2011.
If the past three years are any indication, tonight's game featuring the Liberty County Panthers at Glynn Academy likely will come down to the wire.
Former Liberty County High School Panthers running back Roderick Jones will be playing in Jacksonville this weekend.
The Long County High School football team has another tough game tonight when the Tide face Tattnall County on the road.
Former Liberty County basketball players Rion Brown and Jordan McRae started their college careers last season with Brown scoring points for the University of Miami and McRae making the plays at the University of Tennessee.
Bradwell's cross-country team competed in the region 3-5A meet last Friday and placed well under new head coach Sean Redmond. The boys placed third overall, and the girls placed fourth.
According to Long County High School boys' head basketball coach Deshon Brock, the team's goal in 2014 is to get back to the state playoffs.
Johnathan Bryant got the scholarship he needed because he earned it.
Bradwell girls' head basketball coach Faye Baker's squad struggled last year to corral rebounds, but some added height to the 2013-14 roster may boost the Lady Tigers.
The Long County High School football team on Friday dropped a 45-24 decision to McIntosh County in Darien.
Liberty County riders combined to claim 23 blue ribbons from 39 classes of competition Oct. 19 during Bluff Creek Stables Fall Classic on Colonels Island.
The Bradwell softball team and families gathered Oct. 27 on Fort Stewart to commemorate the Lady Tigers' season.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy participated in the GISA 2AA Region Cross Country Meet on Oct. 19 at Trinity Christian School in Dublin. FPCA sent six runners, three varsity boys and three varsity girls.
Georgia Southern will go into Saturday's final home game looking to stop a losing streak.
Liberty County seniors on Friday were rewarded for their commitment to the Panthers football program with a 41-17 win over Region 3A-AAAA foe South Effingham at Donell Woods Stadium.
One of the most anticipated high-school football all-star game events will have representation from Liberty County High School.
Bradwell ran into a buzz saw Friday, falling to powerhouse Ware County, 48-0, Friday in Waycross.
Long County lost to McIntosh County Academy, 45-24, Friday in Darien.
Scott's All*Stars went 2-1 Oct. 26 to finish second for the CASA Fall League in Augusta.
Tennessee guard and Midway native Jordan McRae is a candidate for the 2013-14 Senior CLASS Award in collegiate basketball, according to UTsports.com.