SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Southern Conference Sports Media Association has voted the Georgia Southern men's basketball team third in the South Division, it was announced by the league Wednesday.
The Liberty County Recreation Department administrative office and the Shuman Recreation Center office, basketball courts, and game rooms will be closed Nov. 9-13 because of the annual gym floor refinishing. The SRC basketball courts will be closed through Nov. 16 and will reopen on the Nov. 17.
The Little Blue Tide fought for four quarters with the Fort Stewart Dolphins on Saturday, but when all was said and done, the boys came up a point short as they lost in overtime, 7-6.
BRUNSWICK - Dennis "Rambo" Franklin lived up to his nickname Saturday night at Golden Isles Speedway outmaneuvering his competition and speeding to the checkered flag to take the win in the National Late Model Series (NLMS) stop at the coastal Georgia racing oval.
The Long County Blue Tide football team lost to the McIntosh County Buccaneers this past Friday by a score of 60-14.
The Panthers avoided a possible disastrous ending in Friday night's game by stopping the Hephzibah Rebels on a two-point conversion that would have given them a victory.
The Groves Rebels came into Ovley Field and were quickly humbled by a dominating Tiger squad. By the end of the evening, the Rebels looked completely drained as the Tigers outscored their opponent, 42-0.
The Tigers look to improve their regional record tonight as they host the Groves Rebels at 7:30 at Olvey Field.
As an insurance agent at Cotton States Insurance in Hinesville, Tico Brown is a customer-service oriented businessperson.
ATHENS - More than 3,000 season ticket packages already have been sold for the upcoming Lady Bulldog Basketball season, surpassing the previous record of 2,940 established last year.
It was a quick trip to and from Garden City Thursday as the liberty County High School baseball team wrapped up a 17-1 win in four innings. The Panther boys had the game sealed in the first inning driving in 13 runs off 10 hits.
Bradwell Institute's baseball team lost on the road last weekend and scored a victory at home this past Thursday. The Tiger boys are now 4-8 overall and 0-6 in Region 3-AAAAA.
Bradwell Institute's track teams continue to do well in competition. On March 14, the teams were in Waycross for the Swamp relays hosted by Ware County High School. The Lady Tigers placed third overall and the Tiger boys finished fifth overall in 16 events scored.
Bradwell Institute hosted Richmond Hill and Liberty County High School played at Savannah Christian in soccer games but both local prep schools suffered losses Tuesday.
The Long County High School Lady Tide soccer team had the luck of the Irish with them on St. Patrick's Day.
The Liberty County High School baseball team was shut out twice in a doubleheader Saturday at Thomson.
It took just two weeks for former Liberty County High School and University of Tennessee basketball player Jordan McRae to get back into the groove.
Liberty County High school's track team competed against 25 other high schools at the Bob Hayes Invitational Track Meet on Saturday in Jacksonville.
The Liberty County High School soccer teams dropped their games against Wayne County on Friday in Jesup.
Former Long County High School baseball standout Tristan Goodro had a base hit and RBI on Saturday to help Middle Georgia State College beat Loyola University, 5-0, in Cochran.
Fundraising shoot planned for April 17
Oglethorpe Speedway in Pooler will host the 2015 Monster Truck Spring National Show this weekend.
The Dorchester Shooting Preserve, Liberty County Sheriff's Office and Midway Police Department will host the "Warriors for William" sporting-clay shoot at noon Friday, April 17, at the Shooting Preserve, 2460 Sunbury Road in Midway.
Former Bradwell Institute and Georgia State University football player Ulrick John was back home in Hinesville on Friday helping raise funds for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life Team Liberty.
The Long County High School boys' basketball team held its awards banquet March 12 at the Western Sizzlin in Jesup.