The Long County 12 and under girls softball team recently won the Lyons Invitational Softball Tournament held in Toombs County. Top row: Coach Earl Freeman, Trista Murphy, Tanani Lucena, Dixie Corbin, Amaya Loterbaugh, Kayalmoni Lucena and coach Donnie Lust. Bottom row: Kylei Brady, Brooklyn Smith, Grace Gordon, Long County Recreation Director Henry Strickland, Rebecca Lust, Samantha Pitts and Jocelyn Priester.
GHSA 'dead week'
The following teams are the 2016 Liberty County Recreation Department baseball champions:
Editor's note the story printed in the Wednesday print edition of the Coastal Courier went to press before the Cavaliers exercised their team option on Jordan McRae. This online story reflects updated information.
Though the Long County football team didn't have the success that was expected in 2015, what the school did do was showcase the talent of several players.
Liberty County and Bradwell Institute junior varsity and varsity cheerleaders attended a camp at Columbus State last week.
Lady Tiger conditioning
Seniors from Long and Wayne counties recently got together for some good-spirited sports competition in Ludowici.
Editor's note: A brief about Quintunya Chapman preparing for the Olympic trials ran in the June 22 edition of the Coastal Courier. Because of her training schedule, Chapman was unable to respond to questions until after press time. These are her thoughts on preparing for the trials.
The St. James Coastal Crew Rebels were invited to the University of South Alabama Elite Basketball Camp in Mobile on June 11.
Former Liberty County football player Raekwon McMillan has made the Athlon Sports All-America Team for the 2016 preseason, according to a report posted on Rivals' Ohio State site.
Just a week after attending the NBA Top 100 camp, Liberty County basketball player and Auburn commit Davion Mitchell is traveling again for another elite camp, according to 247 Sports.
The Liberty County Recreation Department annouces their 2016 softball champs. The winning teams were:
Fighting what seemed to be insurmountable odds, former Liberty County basketball player Jordan McRae is basking in the glory of playing in the NBA and being called a champion.
Former Bradwell Institute and Georgia track athlete, Quintunya Chapman is preparing for the Olympic trials in Eugene, Oregon, in July.
It was pretty much over by the end of the first quarter. Liberty County went on a scoring spree enroute to a 55-12 win at ...
For the second week in a row, Long County ended its football game in a deadlock, tying Bradwell Institute 22-22 Friday in Ludowici.
FPCA took on the Generals from Georgia Christian in Valdosta Friday night, and forced overtime, but fell 32-26.
The Long County softball team picked up its first region win Tuesday since moving up to a 2-AAA schedule.
Bradwell Institute was in Brunswick Tuesday and hosted the Lady Pirates Thursday in region 2-6(A) softball games. The Lady Tigers fell in both games ...
For the second week in a row, Long County ended its a football game in a deadlock, tying Bradwell Institute 22-22 Friday in Ludowici.
Though Bradwell Institute (1-2) may be in Region 2-AAAAAA and Long County High School (1-1-1) in Region 2-AAA, the football teams go toe-to-toe Friday.
After an early bye-week, the Liberty County Panthers will host New Hampstead at Donell Woods Stadium Friday at 7:30 p.m.
Friday was a historic night for the FPCA Highlanders, who narrowly beat the Monsignor Donovan Rams 45-42.
Bradwell Institute dropped three softball games in the past week.
YMCA hosts 27th
From the opening kickoff Friday, it was clear this was going to be Bradwell Institute's night.
On Thursday the Long County High School softball team traveled over to Nahunta to take on Brantley County.
In a game that went back and forth all night, Long County and New Hampstead ended their contest on Friday in a 20-20 tie.
A big seventh inning by the Appling County softball team helped them claim a 12-3 win over Liberty County High School on Lady Panther field ...