In an intense battle for the state title, Memorial Day School in Savannah edged out a 65-60 win in overtime upsetting local favorite First Presbyterian Christian Academy.
Highlander boys basketball coach Ernie Walthour knew it would probably come to this and it has.
It was scheduled as a regular season game, but was quickly dubbed a scrimmage because of an umpire scheduling conflict.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys soccer team and the squads of Bradwell Institute all scored wins this past week.
For the second time in a row, the Liberty track teams earned a first and second place at their home track meet Thursday afternoon.
Though the Long County basketball team lost a heart-breaker 1-0 to the Tattnall County in Reidsville Thursday, coach Brian Thomas was pleased with his team's performance.
Liberty County High School diamond boys held off the Bradwell Tigers baseball team Friday on Panther field. The Panthers won 9-4 in a non-region contest.
Jiu jitsu training
The Long County 4-H archery team recently competed in the fourth annual state indoor archery match in Perry, with one of its competitors taking first place.
The official celebration for the 40th anniversary of Dixie Stables will be March 23 during its 35th annual spring horse show in Allenhurst.
There was a bit of a downpour last Saturday, but that didn't stop the Hinesville Hurricanes from giving local football fans a chance to enjoy some springtime action at Cottrell Field on Fort Stewart.
The rain stopped long enough Tuesday for the Bradwell Institute soccer teams to sweep Effingham County in region matchups at Effingham.
With a 72-68 win Feb. 19 against Gordon College in Barnesville, the East Georgia College men's basketball team earned the Georgia College Athletic Association Conference title and home-court advantage in the GCAA playoffs.
Coastal Crew Rebels
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.
Jordan McRae was in Philadelphia on Saturday as the 76ers introduced their new members to the media and gave their new players their jerseys.
The Hinesville Soccer Association and Hinesville Gators are sponsoring a week-long elite soccer camp starting next Monday at James Brown Park.
If you asked most men of a certain age, regardless of race or creed, who helped shape, define them and prepare them for life, many would credit their fathers and mothers - rightly so.
Race honors FDNY