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Fielding dreams

Lady Tigers softball is gearing up for the new season by starting tryouts at James Brown Park. Coach Jeff Eastlake expects four varsity players to return and hopes a few junior varsity players will be able to step it up to the next level. But, he knows that he faces a challenge, as a majority of the players will be freshman.

August 18, 2007 | By Patty Leon Staff Writer | Sports


McGowan misses win, Devil Rays rally late

Dustin McGowan pitched six solid innings and looked like he would pick up his third win in a row this past Monday. But a late rally by Tampa Bay cost the right-hander the win, as Toronto lost 5-4.

August 18, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Ready for some GSU football?

Georgia Southern head football coach Chris Hatcher and his staff are making final preparations for Saturday, the day when 90 players report to fall camp.

August 18, 2007 | Staff report | Sports


Column: Give us a sporting chance

Where are today's athletes taking us sports fans?

August 18, 2007 | By John Deike Staff Writer | Sports


Hammerheads prove fierce

The Liberty County Recreation Department sent their largest state team to competition in Tifton for the 2007 GRPA State Swimming Championships.

August 16, 2007 | Submitted | Sports


Cheerleader takes to the air

A Long County High School cheerleader has given credence to the idea that tenacity and hard work does pay off for those who earn it.

August 16, 2007 | By John Deike Staff Writer | Sports


Results from YMCA swim championship

The Liberty County Armed Services Family YMCA hosted the 2007 summer championship swim meet Saturday and many local swimmers came out on top. Here are the final local results:

August 16, 2007 | Staff Report | Sports


When it rains, it pours

After a torrential rainfall, the Hinesville Hurricanes and the Savannah Warriors took to the soaked field at Lewis Frasier Middle School and battled it out to the bitter end of the fourth quarter.

August 16, 2007 | By Patty Leon Staff Writer | Sports


Braves acquire Teixeira

ATLANTA (AP) - Mark Teixeira found himself in a pennant race Tuesday, when the Atlanta Braves finalized a seven-player trade to acquire him from the Texas Rangers.

August 15, 2007 | By Charles Odum AP Sports Writer | Sports


Swimming with the big boys

August 14, 2007 | Staff Report | Sports


Players impress coaches at Softball World Series

LUDOWICI - Six local girls recently took part in the Girls Softball World Series in Savannah. Joining six other girls from Chatham County, they were members of the 16-and-under Savannah Indians, who placed sixth in the event.

August 14, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Fall brings LCRD swimming, tennis

The Liberty County Recreation Department will host adult swim lessons Aug. 6-16, Mondays through Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. The cost is $25. Register at the LCRD. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. For more information, call 876-5359.

August 14, 2007 | Staff Report | Sports


Vick co-defendant pleads guilty to dogfighting conspiracy charges

RICHMOND, Va - One of Michael Vick's co-defendants pleaded guilty Monday to federal dogfighting conspiracy charges and agreed to fully cooperate with the government in its prosecution of the Atlanta Falcons star and two other men.

August 14, 2007 | By Larry O'Dell Associated Press Writer | Sports


McGowan hurls back-to-back wins

Dustin McGowan picked up his seventh win of the season Tuesday, as Toronto slammed the Minnesota Twins 7-0.

August 14, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Tourney for fun, golf, education

The third annual Henry "Hank" White Memorial Golf Tournament kicks off Saturday morning and planners are expecting another year of great golf and fundraising for scholarships to be awarded to local students.

August 12, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff Writer | Sports


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Rion Brown inks deal with Belgian club

Former Liberty County High School basketball star Rion Brown has signed a deal to play for a professional club in Belgium, his agent announced Saturday.

December 22, 2014 | Brent Zell | Sports


FPCA boys handed first loss of season

First Presbyterian Christian Academy's boys' basketball team suffered its first loss of the season last weekend while going 1-1 in the Coaches vs. Cancer Tournament in Lyons.

December 22, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports


Bradwell teams split with Wayne

Bradwell Institute's basketball teams got a split in home games with Wayne County last Tuesday.

December 22, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports


Blue Tide snap losing streak

The Long County High School boys' basketball team finally got their mojo back last week by picking up wins over Pierce County and Jeff Davis County.

December 22, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Local riders compete in final show of 2014

The final local horse show of the 2014 season was Nov. 15 at Pine Haven Stables and Riding Academy in Brunswick and featured successful showings by Liberty County riders.

December 22, 2014 | Wyler Smith | Sports


GSU to host two baseball camps

STATESBORO - Georgia Southern will host two baseball camps at J.I. Clements Stadium in January.

December 22, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Brown inks deal with Belgian club

Former Liberty County High School basketball star Rion Brown has signed a deal to play for a professional club in Belgium, his agent announced today.

December 20, 2014 | By Brent Zell | Sports


RHHS coach goes one and done

Josh Eads is one and done as Richmond Hill High School football coach.

December 19, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | Sports


Panther player to play in East/West All-Star game

Liberty County High School's Walker Franklin was one of two players chosen to play quarterback for the Georgia Sports Alliance East vs. West All-Star High School Senior Football game.

December 17, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports


Liberty splits with MCA

Liberty County High School's basketball teams split home games against McIntosh County Academy last Saturday.

December 17, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports


Long County teams fall to Bryan County

The Long County High School boys' and girls' basketball teams were swept by Bryan County in Region 2-AA action last Friday in Pembroke.

December 17, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Nine Panthers receive all-region recognition

Nine Liberty County High School football players were selected to the 2014 All-Region 3-AAAA Team, according to LCHS offensive coordinator Ryan Glazer.

December 17, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports


McMillan racks up honors

Former Liberty County linebacker and current Ohio State Buckeye Raekwon McMillan was named to ESPN's 2014 True Freshman All-American Team on Monday.

December 17, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Wildcats’ football coach resigns

Josh Eads is one and done as Richmond Hill High School football coach.

December 17, 2014 | Jeff Whitten | Sports


Inaugural Tiger Run helps Bradwell track team

Saturday's cold morning didn't stop more than 100 people from running the inaugural Tiger Run 5K benefiting the Bradwell Institute track team.

December 17, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports


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