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.
The Liberty County Panthers tipped off against the McIntosh Academy Buccaneers in a non-region game on a soggy Saturday afternoon.
The Long County boys basketball team continued its march to the region tournament with another win over Jeff Davis County.
It's been almost 20 years since Gina Middleton Gierc cheered for the Blue Tide, attended Long County High School and was chosen homecoming queen, but the daughter of Frank and Diane Middleton is still making her mom and dad proud and representing Long County well.
Coral Springs, Fla.- Former Georgia women's golf coach Beans Kelly
STATESBORO- Georgia Southern University held its annual Football banquet Jan.19, recognizing the seniors and award winners for the past 2007 season. A capacity crowd attended the banquet, held at the Russell Union Ballroom.
ATHENS- Tasha Humphrey scored 25 points and reached another career milestone in leading No. 12 Georgia to a 71-53 win over Alabama on Sunday at Stegeman Coliseum.
STATESBORO, Ga. - Three Lady Eagles scored in double-digits, combining
ATHENS- Led by junior Levern Spencer's school record effort in the
ATHENS, Ga. - Not only will the meet against LSU on Jan. 26 be the Gym Dogs' home-opener, it is also the team's "Pink Out" meet to raise money for and awareness of the breast cancer disease. They are asking that all fans wear pink to the event, slated to begin in Stegeman Coliseum at 4 p.m.
The First Presbyterian varsity Men's Highlanders continue their winning, pummeling Twiggs Academy at the St. James Sports Center on Friday, 92-25.
STATESBORO- The Georgia Southern women's basketball team will look to improve upon its six-game home-winning streak, Saturday afternoon, as it entertains College of Charleston at Hanner Fieldhouse. The Southern Conference clash, the third contest of a four-game homestand, is slated for a 3 p.m. tip-off.
Feeding off the energy provided by the Lady Tigers' victory and the momentum created by the cheering crowd, Friday the Tigers avenged an earlier regional loss to Groves.
At about this time last year, Georgia Southern football fans were getting pretty antsy about the upcoming season.
Bradwell Institute head football coach Greg Hill's first season with the Tigers didn't go exactly like he planned, as the Tigers went 0-10.
Former Liberty County High School basketball player Jordan McRae will be playing for the Philadelphia 76ers for the 2015 Las Vegas Summer League, according to sixers.com.
High-school baseball gives kids opportunities to learn the game and play at a competitive level. However, a school season is limited to only a couple of months, and most teams don't have the staff to offer players the specific individualized training that makes them more marketable to college teams.
The Liberty County Recreation Department Mite boys' All-Star baseball team won the Georgia Recreation & Parks Association District 2 Championship June 23 in Waycross.
The Bradwell Institute football players are selling discount cards to raise funds for the upcoming season.
High-school head football coaches from southeast Georgia were celebrated recently at CrabDaddy's Restaurant on St. Simon's Island by In the Game High School Sports Magazine.
The Hinesville Soccer Association and Hinesville Gators are sponsoring an elite camp July 6-9 at James Brown Park for boys and girls ages 6-17.
Growing up with two older sisters and a younger one, all athletic and competitive and all into soccer, can make it difficult to carve your own niche in the household.
The Long County Diamond Club will host its third annual Long County Baseball Golf Tournament on Aug. 8 at the Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville. The club is seeking sponsors. For more information, call David Stapleton at 432-6149 or Phil Swindell at 912-977-0000.
June was a busy month for the Liberty County Panthers football team.
The Long County Recreation Department is hosting its first Baseball Academy of Hope baseball camp.
As coaches, we spend more time with our coaching family than we do our real families.
Georgia Southern "Voice of the Eagles" and Learfield Sports general manager Chris Blair has accepted a role to become the play-by-play voice of the LSU Tigers following the conclusion of their 2015 football season.
STATESBORO - Two former Georgia Southern baseball players were promoted last week.