With less than a minute left, the Bradwell Tigers were forced to spike the ball three times to stop the clock and managed to move the ball 45 yards. But when the buzzer sounded, it was Johnson High that was celebrating.
Much like football, when it comes to top seeding in Region 3-AAAAA, it's usually a battle between Bradwell and Camden County. And, much like football, the Wildcats' softball team held the top spot in the region by beating the Lady Tigers, 6-0, on Thursday at Bradwell's field.
The Long County High School softball team dropped a pair of Region 2-AA softball contests this week to fall to 5-15 overall and 0-6 in the region.
Bradwell and Johnson High were battling it out on Olvey Field and had the game tied at 14 going into halftime. But the Atom smashers controlled the clock for most of the second half and their running game broke open in the third. The Tigers managed to put points on the board but the Atom smashers answered taking a 21-20 lead. In the fourth quarter the visiting team aired it out twice on fourth down ...
Taking a spin around the track will have a different meaning for four local educators from Hinesville who will be featured in Saturday's Savannah Derby Devils Fresh Meat Scrimmage at Supergoose Skating Center in Savannah.
Last season, Liberty County High School shocked the state high school football world when it knocked off Statesboro, 29-0, in convincing fashion at Donell Woods Stadium.
Earning its first victory against Beach last week has given new life to the Bradwell Institute football team.
Tonight, winless Long County High School (0-3) travels to Darien to take on McIntosh County Academy.
Local equestrian Payton Gerst was crowned this season's Coastal Empire Princess and placed sixth in the state at the 2011 Georgia Federation of Saddle Clubs show in Perry over Labor Day weekend.
Bradwell Institute's boys' cross-country team finished in second place overall at the annual Georgia-Florida Border Clash last weekend on Jekyll Island. Two Tigers finished in the top 10.
Deciding to make lemonade out of lemons, two local Southern Kingfish Association angling teams joined forces at the beginning of summer and now are headed to the national championship tournament in Biloxi, Miss.
The Long County High School football team lost, 50-14, to Wayne County on Friday in Jesup. The Blue Tide took an early 6-0 lead and were able to drive deep into Wayne County territory in the first half, but twice turned over the ball inside the Yellow Jackets' 20. The loss drops Long County to 0-3. Wayne County improved to 1-1-1. The Blue Tide schedule doesn't get any easier Friday, when Long County travels to ...
The first quarter of Friday night's game between Effingham County and Liberty County may have been a bit alarming for the Panthers, since the Rebels managed to run 11 minutes and 40 seconds off the clock.
SAVANNAH - Bradwell Institute senior Jahlil Witt blocked Beach senior Tyrie Taylor's 21-yard field goal attempt with 3 minutes, 38 seconds to play to preserve the Tigers' 22-21 victory over the Bulldogs in both teams' Region 3-AAAAA opener Friday night at Memorial Stadium.
Long County native Dustin McGowan finally made it back to the Toronto Blue Jays pitcher's mound Tuesday night.
Panthers need equipment
Former Liberty County High School basketball players Rion Brown, Jordan McRae and Lamar Richardson dropped by the Shuman Center on Thursday evening and spoke to a group of young basketball players. The trio touched on the importance of working hard and maintaining good grades in order to play at the college level.
For some time, the children at the Liberty County Pre-K Center watched as Bradwell Institute's new football stadium was built. Once it was complete, the students admired the new field and facility, which sparked an idea that came to fruition last week.
Bradwell Institute named former cross-country and golf coach Ken Griffin as the high school's new athletic director. Griffin fills the position once held by former Tiger football coach Jim Walsh.
Faith Baptist Christian Academy's Kirk Hill Jr. signed a letter of intent Thursday to play basketball for Trinity Baptist College in Jacksonville.
Former Lady Highlander basketball player Aaliyah Wilson got a big surprise when she visited First Presbyterian Christian Academy on Friday morning. The Lady 'Lander basketball standout received a scholarship last year to play basketball at Brewton-Parker College, but her busy schedule didn't give the school administrators an opportunity to honor her with a signing ceremony.
Seventh annual Savannah Mile Run set
Last season they made it to the finals and were defeated but this year the First Presbyterian Christian Academy girls would not be denied the state title.