The Long County High School baseball team held a camp June 24-26 for boys ages 8-12 wanting to improve their skills.
Tigers selling discount cards to raise funds
Anyone who has coached at any level will tell you that it is a demanding profession and as a coach you must be giving.
As the University of Miami looks to rebuild its starting lineup on the basketball court, one reporter thinks former Liberty County High School player Rion Brown is a solid bet in making the starter's list on Jim Larranaga's squad.
All-Stars awards ceremony
The Bloom-N-Lunatics, comprised of players from Hinesville and Richmond Hill, won the championship trophy at the 2013 Savannah Summer Soccer Fest 3-on-3 Tournament on June 22-23. The girls won all four games. Pictured, from left, are coach Mike Wilkinson and players Katelyn Anderson, Cassandra Ruff, Sidney Wilkinson, Aubree Estep, Cecilia Graham, Mary Kathryn Whitney and Sam Howley. The Bloom-N-Lunatics will play in a tournament July 20-21 on Jekyll Island.
The 22nd annual Summer Slam was canceled, as the community continued to mourn the death of the event's organizer, Ernie Walthour Sr.
According to govolsxtra.com, former Liberty County High School basketball player Jordan McRae has been invited to the LeBron James Camp.
The Walker Middle School basketball team recently attended the 2013 Florida Gator Team Camp, held June 21-23 at the University of Florida in Gainesville.
The Long County High School Lady Tide softball team held a camp June 24-26 at the Long County Recreation Complex for girls looking to improve their diamond skills. The camp was for girls between the ages of 8-12. Coaches and players worked with the future Lady Tide stars. Key points covered in the camp included proper positioning and bat placement, better fielding techniques and smart base running. For more photos, see page 11 and www.coastalcourier.com.
All*Stars' fourth annual awards ceremony set
It was a huge crowd Monday at the St. James Sports Center, the size one normally could expect for a basketball game there.
SAVANNAH - Coastal Georgia Greenway will offer the chance to experience Jekyll, St. Simons and Sapelo islands from the perspective of riding a bike.
Low Country Storm
The Wayne County Yellow Jackets didn't swarm into Liberty County High School as expected Friday night. Instead, the boys and girls from Jesup fluttered into the gym and fell in both games.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's boys basketball team is 3-0 in the Georgia Independent School Association's Class 2-AA region after defeating Edmund Burke Academy, 85-46, in Waynesboro Friday night.
After a disappointing loss at Effingham County last week, the Bradwell Tigers' boys basketball team rebounded in an away game against Glynn Academy. The Tigers eked out a 52-48 win on the road Friday night in Brunswick.
The Liberty County School System formally recognized and accepted Adam Carter's resignation as Bradwell head football coach Tuesday night.
Miguel Pineda scored 32 points to lead the First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' basketball team to an 88-83 win Tuesday in a huge region game against Frederica Academy at the St. James Sports Center.
The Long County High School boys' and girls' basketball teams continued their skids Tuesday, as both squads lost to Bryan County in Ludowici in Region 2B-AA action.
Bradwell Institute had a rough time on the basketball court Tuesday, as the boys' and girls' teams lost to Region 3-AAAAA Effingham County in Springfield.
Attention turns to the local junior-varsity girls' and boys' basketball teams Saturday during the 21st annual Donell Woods Tournament.
One week after the Liberty County Lady Panthers' basketball team took down McIntosh County Academy in Darien, the Lady Buccaneers returned the favor by downing the Liberty girls, 64-57, on Saturday afternoon at LCHS.
Rion Brown picked a good time to have his second double-double of the season.
Long County's boys' and girls' basketball teams dropped their games to Wayne County on Saturday in nonregion action in Jesup.
STATESBORO - The NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision offensive player of the year award, presented by College Sporting News, has been named in honor of former Georgia Southern running back Adrian "A.P." Peterson.