Bradwell opens its softball season at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday by hosting Ware County. The Lady Tigers graduated seven of their starters this past May, leaving coach Sharyl Eastlake with four returning seniors and a slew of younger players. Last year's Tigers finished 9-14 overall and 3-7 in the region, making the first round of the playoffs before losing in a best-of-three series against Effingham County. Chels Shutts, Jessica Puckett, Kasey Smith and Heather Rego are ...
Taking on Region 2-AA rival Toombs County on Friday in Ludowici, the Long County High School softball team held on to the lead through five innings, but gave up two runs late to drop their first game of the year, 2-1.
Sorting through a large number of potential players at tryouts Friday, third-year Liberty County High School volleyball coach Lauren Hale seemed pleased with the large turnout and talent.
Next Saturday, the Bradwell volleyball team will be in Waycross for its first three matches of the season.
Liberty County High School linebacker Raekwon McMillan, considered one of the top recruits in the country, has posted his top-six college choices and has set dates to make his official visits, according to his Twitter account and several news outlets.
Bruce Taylor, who was born in Riceboro, made his first career NFL game appearance Thursday as a linebacker for the Cincinnati Bengals in their preseason 34-10 win in Atlanta.
Game day Today Auto racing: • NASCAR Sprint Cup at the Glen, 1 p.m. (ESPN) • American Le Mans Series, 3 p.m. (ABC) • Off-road racing, TORC Series, 5 p.m. (SPEED) Golf: • PGA Championship, final-round play, 2 p.m. (CBS) Horse racing: • Adirondack; Saratoga Special, 5 p.m. (NBCSP) Little League baseball: • Mid-Atlantic Regional final, 6 p.m. (ESPN2) MLB: • Tigers at Yankees, 1 p.m. (TBS) • Marlins at Braves, 1:30 (FSN) • Cubs ...
The Long County High School football team will take to the field at 5 p.m. tonight for the first time in 2013 when the Blue Tide have an inter-squad scrimmage at Veterans Field.
Softball starts Monday for Liberty County High School, as the Lady Panthers will host Long County at 6 p.m.
For the Long County High School softball team, there will be no easing into the 2013 season.
Former Liberty County High School football player Shadrach Thornton has been suspended for North Carolina State's season opener Aug. 31 against Louisiana Tech in Raleigh due to off-field issues.
Q: Your tee shot has landed in trees, and you are lucky enough to be able to make a full swing for your next shot. However, you don't have a straight path to the green, but a low hook or low slice might get you out of trouble and maybe on the green. How do you go about hitting either of these shots?
Game day Today Golf: • PGA Championship, second-round play, 1 p.m. (TNT) Little League baseball: • Mid-Atlantic Regional semifinals, 11 a.m. (ESPN) • Midwest Regional semifinals, 1 p.m. (ESPN) • West Regional semifinals, 5 p.m. (ESPN2) • Southeast Regional final, 7 p.m. (ESPN) • West Regional semifinals, 9 p.m. (ESPN) MLB: • Marlins at Braves, 7:30 p.m. (FSN) • Cubs at Cardinals, 8:15 p.m. (WGN) NFL preseason: • Dolphins at Jaguars, 7:30 p.m. (NBC) Saturday ...
Deadline for Long Co. rec sports is Thursday Long County boys and girls interested in playing football or cheerleading can pick up an application at the Long County Recreation Complex. The ages to play football are 7-12 and for cheerleading are 5-12. The deadline for turning in applications is Aug. 15. Cost to play is $25. For more information, call 545-9112. Diamond Club golf tourney is Aug. 17 Long County Diamond Club will host ...
As the Liberty County High School football players prepare for the upcoming season, a common theme is brought up by the coaching staff as they discuss the difference between last year's Panther squad and this year's version.
Folks keep asking me why Georgia Southern is "changing" its offense. It would appear, they say, that GSU is no longer running the "triple option," and instead is running the "spread," because it wants to get ready for the move to the Sun Belt.
The 2013 football is half-over, and the teams are eyeing their chances of making the region and state playoffs.
Most performers live to show off their talent in front of an audience.
Former Liberty County High School running back Roderick Jones missed three games this season for Shorter University as he healed a shoulder injury. But he came back in a big way.
Former Bradwell Institute track-and-field standout Josh McCullan had a great first season as a true-freshman long jumper for the Alabama Crimson Tide track and field team.
STATESBORO - Quarterback Jerick McKinnon still owns the ground at Georgia Southern, but Kevin Ellison took over the air.
STATESBORO - Fans will have the opportunity to meet the 2013-14 Georgia Southern men's and women's basketball teams this weekend as Meet the Eagles is set for noon-1 p.m. Saturday in the Statesboro Mall's center court.
In a battle of undefeated teams Friday, everyone knew someone would be finishing the night with their first loss of the season.
Bradwell Institute took one step closer Friday to fulfilling its goal of a playoff berth.
It was a nail-biter Thursday for the Liberty County softball team, who had the game at Cross Creek tied at 1-all until the fifth inning.
The Long County High School football team was off this week, and the break couldn't have come at a better time.
Several riders from Midway's Dixie Stables brought home high placings from the Georgia National Fair Championship American Saddlebred Horse Show, held Oct. 6 in Perry.
The Long County High School cross-country team competed in a meet Sept. 14 at Magnolia State Park in Jenkins County.
In the battle between undefeated Liberty County High School and Statesboro High, it was the Blue Devils that retained the undefeated title as they downed the Panthers 24-7 Friday night at Donell Woods Stdium.
Someone will realize their first loss of the season as the undefeated, No. 6-ranked Statesboro Blue Devils visit the undefeated Liberty County Panthers at 7:30 tonight at Donell Woods Stadium.