Lady Tigers 56-Lady Wildcats 55
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Senior Luis Flores (Xalapa, Mexico) of the No. 2-ranked University of Georgia men's tennis team has been named the SEC Men's Tennis Player of the Week, announced the conference office Wednesday. Flores topped a field of 32 to win the SEC Coaches' Indoor Singles Championship last weekend in New Orleans.
LUDOWICI - The Long County boys basketball team beat the Savannah Christian Red Raiders on Tuesday 49-43, and with the win moved the Tide into second place in the 2-AA Region standings.
LUDOWICI - The Long County girls basketball team, showed a "never-say-die" attitude Tuesday as they took on the current number one seed in the 2-AA Region, the Savannah Christian Red Raiders.
ATLANTA _ The Atlanta Falcons' new rookie coach already is sounding like the veteran who took the team to its only Super Bowl.
ATHENS, Ga. -- After three straight meets on the road against top-five opponents, Georgia finally returns to Athens for its first home meet of the year Saturday against the No. 5 LSU Tigers in Stegeman Coliseum at 4 p.m.
ATLANTA-Officials from the Tour de Georgia Foundation, Inc. and AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) unveiled today the new branding for the spring's world-class cycling event, which will become the Tour de Georgia presented by AT&T. As the Presenting Sponsor for 2008 Tour, AT&T will own exclusive rights for "Communications Services" for the event, scheduled for April 21-27.
The Panthers battled the Wildcats in Richmond Hill Tuesday night with both the men and lady Panthers toppling the big cats.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) _ Rafael Nadal found out what Australian Open fans already knew: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is for real.
First Presbyterian Men Highlanders varsity basketball team is hooping it up with three back-to-back victories; over Glennville Christian, Providence Christian and Thomas Jefferson on Saturday, Tuesday night and Wednesday night.
MOBILE, Ala. -Former Bradwell stand out Gary Guyton was just added to the roster for the 2008 Under Armour Senior Bowl. Along with Guyton five other Yellow Jackets were chosen, including running back Tashard Choice, defensive end Darrell Robertson, punter Durant Brooks and linebacker Philip Wheeler. They join the top 100 senior NFL draft prospects participating this week at the Senior Bowl.
SAVANNAH- With the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf returning to its historic roots and becoming a team event again for the first time since 2001 which will count as an official win and official money, Champions Tour players are announcing their teams for the Legends Division (ages 50-59) as the April 21-27 event at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa in Savannah, GA, approaches.
After back-to-back region wins with the 2-AA Region playoffs coming into sight, the Long County ladies lost a disappointing game Friday to Jeff Davis County.
The rain kept falling hard, as did the temperature but inside Bradwell's gymnasium it was hot shots and warm smiles for those at Saturday's 15th annual Donell Woods Basketball Tournament featuring area ninth grade and junior varsity squads.
The First Presbyterian Men Highlanders' junior varsity and varsity squads handed Glennville Christian Academy losses Saturday afternoon, but the Lady Minutemen dominated the Lady Highlanders and won by eight points.
TROY, Ala. - The Arkansas State Red Wolves jumped out to an early 4-0 lead, and Chandler Hawkins tossed a gem to eliminate the Georgia Southern Eagles with a 6-1 win in game 5 of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament May 21 at Riddle-Pace Field.
No. 4 Auburn earned the program's first trip to the softball College World Series by sweeping a best-of-three Super Regional series from No. 11 Louisiana-Lafayette last weekend in Auburn, Alabama, according to auburntigers.com.
Sports on Earth writer Matt Brown published his pick for the top-25 linebackers entering the 2015 season, and former Liberty County High School football player Raekwon McMillan made the cut.
Former Long County High School student Cassandra Pelton continued her dominance on the archery range at the U.S. Intercollegiate Archery Championship from May 14-17 in Newberry, Florida.
Several Liberty County High School players were named to the All-Region 3-AAAA team, according to Lady Panther coach Jarvis McArthur.
Former Liberty County High School and Bradwell Institute football players Jeremy Caldwell-Fabregas and LaBaron Anthony, respectively, wrapped up spring practice at the University of West Alabama with the team's recent spring game in Livingston, Alabama.
TROY, Ala. - The Arkansas State Red Wolves jumped out to an early 4-0 lead, and Chandler Hawkins tossed a gem to eliminate the Georgia Southern Eagles with a 6-1 win in game five of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament Thursday at Riddle-Pace Field.
The Savannah Sand Gnats minor-league baseball team will move to Columbia, South Carolina, following the current baseball season, according to a news release on the team's website Thursday.
Riceboro native DeLisha Milton-Jones has re-signed with the Atlanta Dream, according to a news release issued by the WNBA franchise.
Lady Panther sprinter Destiny Hall signed a letter of intent Friday to run track for Savannah State University at the high school's media center.
Liberty County High School Lady Panther basketball player Jaelynn James will remain a Lady Panther for her collegiate basketball career now that she has penned her name to a scholarship to play at LaGrange College in Valdosta.
Long County High School has had its share of success in sports.
Soccer camp planned
Bradwell Institute had several track members selected to the first-team All-Coastal Empire track team according to Tiger boys' track coach DeAndre Davis.
On May 16, the Mission Possible Basketball Team of Connection Church in Hinesville defeated the FIA Basketball Team of Richmond Hill 42-29 in the championship game to win the annual Liberty County Relay for Life Basketball Tournament.