The sixth-grade Coastal Crew Rebels placed second last weekend at the fifth annual Holiday Hoops Classic Tournament in Jacksonville.
All-Stars need youth coaches
The deafening roar of the crowd turned to silence Friday as the ball hit the back of the rim and bounced away from the bucket.
It didn't matter that some of the men went to Liberty County High School, some to Bradwell and even a couple attended First Presbyterian Christian Academy.
Bradwell Institute's basketball teams split nonregion games Saturday against McIntosh County in Darien.
The Liberty County girls' basketball team defeated Long County, 44-22, on Saturday in Ludowici.
The Liberty County High School boys' basketball team beat Long County, 53-43, on Saturday in Ludowici.
The Liberty County Recreation Department acknowledged its volunteers at an awards luncheon Dec. 11. The volunteers served as head coaches for three or more teams in 2012. Honorees included Kenneth Bell, Steve Agosta, Valerie Isaac, Tammy Fischer, Albert Hawkins, Sheldon Whitemon and Maurice Jenkins.
Former BI, Liberty players sought
Willie Jeffries, the first African-American head coach of a NCAA Division I-A football program had the crowd roaring with laughter as the keynote speaker at the ninth annual Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet.
Midway Middle School's basketball teams swept the Dec. 6-8 middle school tournament at St. James Sports Center.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team ended its drought Friday, defeating Bacon County, 31-27. The victory was the Lady Tide's first this season and also new head coach Kala Hires' first win.
Bradwell Institute's basketball teams both notched Region 3B-AAAAA wins Friday when the boys pulled off a last-minute 51-48 victory and the girls kept their lead - despite some turnovers - for a 59-43 finish.
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