With football season still a month away, Long County has one player who is already generating excitement.
According to Land-Grant Holy Land writer Meredith Hein, former Liberty County football player Raekwon McMillan has a shot at being nominated for several distinguished football awards this year.
Long County native and Miami Marlin pitcher Dustin McGowan was back on the mound Friday and picked up a save against the Braves in Atlanta.
Scott's All*Stars recently had their annual camp June 27-30 at the Riceboro Youth Center. The camp was organized through the Liberty County Recreation Department and taught by Marcus Scott IV.
CLAXTON - Martin NeSmith, the president of NeSmith Chevrolet Buick GMC in Claxton and NeSmith Chevrolet Buick GMC of Jesup, announced that the dealership is the title sponsor for the Swing Thought Golf Tour for a third year.
According to Cleveland.com, the Cleveland Cavaliers have exercised their option on former Liberty County and Tennessee basketball player Jordan McRae.
Former First Presbyterian Christian Academy baseball player Richard Lovelady has notched his first win as a professional baseball player.
STATESBORO - The deadline to register for Georgia Southern's Second Annual Women's Football Clinic, sponsored by East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro, has been extended to July 11.
Former Faith Baptist Christian Academy and Glennville native JJ Frazier was named one of the top 25 seniors for the 2016-17 basketball season by Bleacher Report.
The Long County 12 and under girls softball team recently won the Lyons Invitational Softball Tournament held in Toombs County. Top row: Coach Earl Freeman, Trista Murphy, Tanani Lucena, Dixie Corbin, Amaya Loterbaugh, Kayalmoni Lucena and coach Donnie Lust. Bottom row: Kylei Brady, Brooklyn Smith, Grace Gordon, Long County Recreation Director Henry Strickland, Rebecca Lust, Samantha Pitts and Jocelyn Priester.
GHSA 'dead week'
The following teams are the 2016 Liberty County Recreation Department baseball champions:
Editor's note the story printed in the Wednesday print edition of the Coastal Courier went to press before the Cavaliers exercised their team option on Jordan McRae. This online story reflects updated information.
Though the Long County football team didn't have the success that was expected in 2015, what the school did do was showcase the talent of several players.
Liberty County and Bradwell Institute junior varsity and varsity cheerleaders attended a camp at Columbus State last week.
Carol Tanrath was hired as the executive director of the Liberty County/Armed Services YMCA two months ago, and she said she has plenty of ...
The Long County varsity softball team will play the annual alumni game Thursday. Former team players, who have graduated, can play in the contest against ...
The Long County Recreation Department will host three free mini-football camps during August for kids ages 7-10.
Registration for youth football and cheerleading at the Liberty County Recreation Department runs through Aug. 12. The programs are for 7- to 12-year-olds, as of ...
'Hank' White Golf Tournament
First Presbyterian Christian Academy will get a jump start to its football season this year. While most public schools won't play their first regular-season ...
Though the temperatures have been hovering around 100 recently, the heat hasn't stopped the Long County football team from getting in summer workouts. Players ...
Hundreds of swimmers converged Saturday morning at the Liberty County/Armed Services YMCA for the annual YMCA Swim Championships.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern Athletics invites all athletic alumni to GATA Club's fourth annual All-Sports Reunion and Night of Champions on Sept. 17, while Eagle ...
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern coach Tyson Summers and seniors Matt Breida and Ironhead Gallon will represent the Eagles at Sun Belt Football Media Day in the ...
Faith Baptist Christian Academy baseball player Chavez Young signed with the Toronto Blue Jays last week.
The Cleveland Cavaliers did not make it to the championship game of the Las Vegas Summer League. They lost 85-79 to the Chicago Bulls.
The 2016 high school football season is just around the corner.
'Hank' White Golf Tournament
Longtime Liberty County Recreation Department volunteer William Roberts had a surprise for the kids in his 5th Quarter Elite football camp Tuesday morning.