Boasting a 22-7 overall record, a recent West State Georgia Championship title and a move back up to the No. 2 spot in the nation in the United States Specialty Sports Association Power Ratings, the Hinesville Barracudas are preparing for their ultimate challenge.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern has five upcoming football camps and will also have a free camp for children of active-duty military members on Fort Stewart.
The team of Pat Edwards, Robert Darby, Clifford Johnson and Ken Johnson fired a 15-under-par 56 to win the 15th Tiger Tee-Off golf tournament June 9 at Cherokee Rose Country Club.
Derrick Taylor of Hinesville was named the basketball official of the year during the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association's 74th annual award and 12th annual hall of fame ceremony June 1-2 in Dalton.
Bradwell Institute baseball players Mitch Rogers and Jacob Dill were selected to the All-Region 3-AAAAA team.
The Big Cheesy, a new restaurant in Hinesville, will host a pool tournament benefitting the American Diabetes Association this weekend.
The late Franc White, host of the regional TV show "The Southern Sportsman," used to end his weekly outdoors show with a fervent suggestion.
The Savannah Derby Devils will have a fundraiser and canned-good drive during their doubleheader at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 16, at the Savannah Civic Center.
Hinesville resident Jim Gray is gearing up to paddle 105 miles this week as part of Georgia River Network's eighth annual Paddle Georgia 2012.
It was the inaugural event looking to push girls forward in a male-dominated sport.
The Hinesville 14U Class AA Barracudas are the 2012 West State Diamond champions.
Linebacker Raekwon McMillan is intrigued with possibility playing college football at Notre Dame.
Although the area desperately needed the rain, there is much to be said about a bright, sunny day and a nice cold swimming pool.
Question: Jane, Babs, Ruth and Martha are preparing to play their weekly golf match. Jane says she wants to play a different game today. Martha says OK, but I want to be able to count all my shots so I can turn in a score. They all agree.
Former Bradwell Institute football player Ulrick John is featured on the Georgia State University 2012 football poster.
When he was a sophomore at Liberty County High School, Khaleed Barrett switched from playing football to running track. It has turned out to be a good choice.
Tennis social planned
Rain forced Liberty County High School's baseball game against Tattnall County to be moved from Thursday night to Saturday afternoon. However, the Warriors made that day soggy in a different way for the Panthers, beating Liberty, 12-3, at home.
The Long County High School baseball team defeated Vidalia, 5-3, on Friday in Ludowici in a big Region 2-AA showdown.
It was a gut-wrenching loss. A three point difference is all it took in drowning First Presbyterian Christian Academy's chase for a state title. The Highlanders boys shed many tears losing 60-57 to Furtah Prep in Staurday's Class AA championship game at Mercer University. But first year head coach Shane Smith said the boys left it all out on the court and have much to be proud of this season. Read the full story in Wednesday's Coastal Courier.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy has a new head baseball coach this season - but one who is familiar to the program.
Several Liberty County High School players, as well as their head coach, participated in the War of the Border all-star football game Feb. 22 in Folkston.
Former Liberty County High School basketball players Rion Brown and Jordan McRae were scheduled to play in their respective universities' final regular-season home games Saturday.
Bradwell rising senior defensive end/linebacker Jeff Andrew isn't waiting until spring to prepare for the 2014 season.
Youth baseball, softball and T-ball open
The Long County High School soccer teams on Tuesday faced two of the toughest teams they will play all season when they hosted Benedictine Military School and Saint Vincent's Academy.
Former Bradwell Institute track star Quintunya Chapman is one of the 10 University of Georgia athletes who have qualified for the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships on March 14-15 in Albuquerque, N.M., according to an announcement last week by the NCAA. Chapman, a junior at UGA, is ranked No. 16 in the nation and No. 8 in the Southeastern Conference in the pentathlon. According to a report on georgiadogs.com, Chapman bettered her score in the pentathlon by nearly 400 points at the SEC Championships to grab the 16th and final spot at the national meet. Chapman scored 4 ...
It was a tough loss for the Hinesville Hurricanes football team March 1 in Ocala.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlander boys' basketball team will play for the Georgia Independent School Association Class AA state title Saturday after beating Griffin Christian, 86-78, on Wednesday at Mercer University in Macon.
Bradwell's soccer teams dropped their games against Windsor Forest on Tuesday at Olvey Field.