Liberty County High School alum Aaron Bennett claimed the title in the men's shot put at the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference track and field championships last week in Rock Hill, S.C., according to Tuskegee University's athletic website.
Former Bradwell Institute, Georgia Tech and New England Patriot football player Gary Guyton was one of several former Yellow Jackets who will join 69 other current or former Jacket student-athletes, managers and trainers in graduating Saturday at Georgia Tech's commencement ceremonies.
Q: Jackson and Arnie are playing the par-3 eighth hole at the Country Club of Golf. It is Jackson's turn to hit, and he notices that the flagstick is on the extreme right side of the hole near the water hazard. He also notices that a tree guards the right edge of the green. He tees his ball 1 foot inside the left tee marker and proceeds to take his stance on the other side of the marker.
In the April 23 Courier, different camps and programs offered this summer by the Liberty County Recreation Department were spotlighted. Today, programs highlighted are at First Presbyterian Christian Academy and the Morale Welfare and Recreation Department and Child Youth and School Services at Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern added another game to its future schedules, agreeing to play Ole Miss on Oct. 8, 2016, at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, Miss.
SAVANNAH - The last few weeks have brought a slew of honors to Charles "Trey" Sikes.
During his two seasons at Liberty County High School, basketball player Freddie McSwain averaged 16.5 points and 12 rebounds per game. Not too shabby, considering he didn't start playing basketball until he was 14 years old.
Liberty County High School Lady Panther shot put and discus champion Courtney Bennett penned her name to a track scholarship for Jacksonville State University on Monday afternoon at the LCHS media center.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy senior track standout Asyria Daniels finished second in both the long and triple jump at the Georgia Independent School Association Region 2-AA state track meet last weekend in Albany.
Several Tiger track athletes have qualified for the state meet after placing at sectionals last weekend in Loganville.
Six Lady Panthers and 11 Panther boys qualified for their state track meets after finishing among the top eight of their respective fields at sectionals last weekend.
The Long County High School girls track team will be represented at the Class 2-AA state track-and-field meet, which runs Thursday through Saturday at Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany.
The Hinesville Hurricanes beat the Jacksonville Blackhawks, 20-7, Saturday at Long Bell Stadium in the first round of the Elite Football League playoffs.
Former Richmond Hill High School standout Nathan Ward, who played his early baseball in Liberty County, is 2-1 for Armstrong Atlantic State University so far this season.
Bradwell Institute basketball player Reasha Stokes signed a letter of intent Friday to play hoops at East Georgia State College.
The seventh-grade Coastal Crew Rebels are headed to Orlando this weekend for the Youth Basketball of America National Tournament, which takes place July 6-12.
The date has been set for the 10th annual Henry "Hank" White Memorial Golf Tournament.
The Low Country Storm, a basketball team representing Liberty and Long counties, recently traveled to Macon to compete in the Summer Slam-Fest Basketball Tournament.
All*Stars banquet planned
It's been long anticipated, but as of Tuesday, Georgia Southern officially became an all-sports member of the Sun Belt Conference.
STATESBORO - Carolyn Riley has rejoined the Georgia Southern women's basketball program as an assistant coach, head coach Chris Vozab announced this week.
The United States' run in the World Cup is over. The Internet's new hero, American goalie Tim Howard, couldn't save the U.S. in the tournament, and the team now is headed back stateside.