By Shawn Shumacher
Today is the day for Bradwell's soccer team. After a long, grueling season where they finished second in Region 3-AAAAA at 11-3, the Tigers host Union Grove at 4:30 p.m. at Lewis Frasier Middle School.
Bradwell kept their playoff hopes alive, defeating Beach 19-4 in four innings Tuesday.
ATLANTA - The bus pulled into Philips Arena this past Saturday bringing the 7-0 Dallas Desperados into the hostile territory of the home team Georgia Force.
Long County's baseball team lost 8-1 at Jeff Davis Friday.
SAVANNAH - After 11 years of coming close, Bradwell's boys' track and field team is back on top of the mountain.
After almost a week off, Bradwell's baseball team is ready to hit the diamond.
Now, that the region preliminaries have been held, the table is set for the Region 3-AAAAA track meet.
STATESBORO - Former Liberty County High School football star Marcelo Estrada was pumped for Georgia Southern's Blue-White game Saturday.
Liberty County's postseason aspirations are gone with the wind. The Panthers lost 10-0 at BC Saturday to fall to 3-5 in Region 3-AAA south.
Long County came from being down 6-2 to beat Brantley County 7-6 Tuesday in Ludowici.
Liberty County improved its postseason chances, defeating Hephzibah 6-5 Friday.
For the first time since 2002, Bradwell Institute's boys soccer team is competing in the state playoffs.
It definitely wasn't the passing game that helped Ware County beat Bradwell Institute, 33-0, last Friday in Waycross.
There is only one way to top winning the first football game in program history - win the next game.
Heading into this week's homecoming activities, the Long County High School football team fell to Bacon County, 52-7, last Friday in Alma.
Bradwell Institute alum LaBaron Anthony and former Liberty County High School Panther Jeremy Caldwell-Fabregas had good weekends on the field for the University of West Alabama Tigers' football team.
After suffering a 29-0 loss to Wayne County last Friday in Jesup in its Region 3-AAAA opener, Liberty County gets to rest their wounds with a bye week.
The Bradwell Institute Lady Tigers fell to the Statesboro High Lady Blue Devils, 10-6, in a Region 3-AAAAA makeup game Saturday in Statesboro.
There's at least one trend being reversed at Georgia Southern by first-year head coach Willie Fritz, who came to Statesboro with 21 years of experience.
NEW ORLEANS - Georgia Southern sophomore quarterback Kevin Ellison earned his second Sun Belt Conference Offensive Player of the Week honor Monday after leading the Eagles to a 2-0 mark with a 34-14 win over Appalachian State Thursday night.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern softball head coach Annie Smith has named Chelsea Leonard to the program's coaching staff as the new pitching coach.
The Long County High School softball team was all smiles Friday as the Lady Tide clinched a playoff berth in the state tournament.
It took two and a half years, a lot of hard work, determination and a willingness to keep the faith, but the First Presbyterian Christian Academy football team finally was rewarded for its patience Friday night. The Highlanders beat Crisp Academy, 18-6, and notched the first win in program history.
Bradwell Institute's football team waded in the swamps and eventually got eaten by the Gators, falling 33-0 in a Region 3-AAAAA game at Ware County High in Waycross.
Liberty County High School opened Region 3-AAAA action Friday at Wayne County, where the Yellow Jackets shut out the Panthers, 29-0.
The Long County High School football team fell to Bacon County, 52-7, on Friday in Alma.
It took two and a half years, a lot of hard work, sheer determination and always keeping the faith. Friday night all the bumps, bruises and losses seemed worth it as the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlander football team earned their first win of their football program beating Crisp Academy18-6 at home.