Former Long County baseball stars Dustin McGowan and Tristan Goodro are making the folks in Long County proud this year in their post-high-school careers on the diamond.
Eight Long County High School athletes have qualified for the AA state sectional track-and-field meet after their efforts at the Region 2-AA meet last Wednesday at Southeast Bulloch High School.
The hometown fans in Ludowici had a lot to be happy about Friday as Long County beat Vidalia 6-3 in Region 2-AA baseball action.
The Georgia Southern football team wrapped up spring practice as the Eagles participated in their annual Blue-White Game in front of a sizable crowd Saturday afternoon at Paulson Stadium.
ATHENS - Hinesville native Mark Delafchell last week was named the University of Georgia Athletic Association's Employee of the Year.
After serving as an educator and administrator for almost four decades, Liberty County High School assistant principal and varsity boys' basketball coach Willie Graham has decided to call it a day.
The Long County High School football team didn't have to go far to find a new head coach, just down the hall.
Bradwell Institute baseball player Stephen Felton signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Albany State University Wednesday at BI's media center.
A ceremony March 28 named the playground at Liberty Independent Troop Park the "Mike Carreker Playground."
The Bradwell Institute Tigers split victories in a cross-region doubleheader in Brunswick Thursday.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy had a huge win over David Emanuel Academy Tuesday on the diamond in Stillmore. The Highlander boys followed up that performance with a come-from-behind win Friday at home against Twiggs Academy.
The Long County High School baseball team continued its pattern of going 1-1 this past week, beating McIntosh County (0-13) but losing to Claxton High School (12-5).
I was going to write a sports column this week, but I got stuck in traffic on Interstate 95 in Pooler thanks to the new Tanger Outlets Savannah.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern's annual Blue vs. White spring-football game will kick off at 1 p.m. Saturday at Paulson Stadium, according to gseagles.com.
Former Bradwell Institute track standout Quintunya Chapman set University of Georgia records en route to collegiate all-time top-10 scores in the Bulldog Decathlon/Heptathlon last Thursday in Athens, according to a news release on georgiadogs.com.
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.
Bradwell Institute finished its spring-football practice with its Blue-White scrimmage Saturday morning on Freedom Field at Lewis Frasier Middle School.
The Long County High School football team wrapped up spring football Friday with the annual Blue and White game.
Six Bradwell Institute baseball players were selected for 2015 All-Region 3-AAAAA honors.
The Bradwell Institute boys' track team placed 11th overall at the Georgia Olympics track meet last weekend in Jefferson.
Soccer camp planned
The Coastal Crew Rebels eighth-grade team went 3-0 in the "Mayhem-In-May" Basketball Showcase on May 9 in Albany.
The Scott's All*Stars eighth- and ninth-grade boys' basketball teams recently placed at Scott's All*Stars sixth annual classic May 9-10.
Georgia Southern and Georgia State will square off for the fourth-straight time as a Southern vs. State rematch is slated to open the 2015 Sun Belt Conference Baseball Tournament at 10 a.m. today in Troy, Alabama.