View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Sports


Contador wins time trial; Armstrong moves to 3rd

ANNECY, France - Alberto Contador all but assured his second Tour de France victory Thursday, winning the race's final time trial while Lance Armstrong moved up one spot to third place.

July 24, 2009 | Jamey Keaten Staff report | Sports


Hurricanes kill Assassins, 11-0

Even after a 4th of July break and a string of road games, the strength of the Hinesville Hurricanes hasn't diminished to tropical storm status. The 'Canes maintained their intensity and blew away the Low Country Assassins, 11-0, on Saturday night at Long Bell Stadium.

July 22, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


17U Rebels prep for showcase, nationals

After placing 12th out of 248 teams in last year's AAU National Tournament, the St. James Coastal Crew 17U Rebels were selected to participate in the 2009 Super Showcase, which precedes this year's national tournament in Orlando, Fla.

July 22, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Tide excited about new weight room

When the new school year rolls around, Long County High School athletes will have access to a new weight room and, according to Blue Tide head football coach Kyle Wilson, the new facility is a welcome addition.

July 22, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Rebels headed to nationals

The 16U St. James Coastal Crew Rebels are headed to the Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla., to compete in the 2009 AAU National Tournament. According to head coach Ernie Walthour, the team stands a good chance of placing among the top squads, especially with the addition of JaQwan Raymond, a 6' 2" junior shooting guard from Statesboro High, and the return of key players Alex Reid and Jordan Johnson.

July 20, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


HAPfan foundation to help golfers in Long, Liberty

Mabel Creel loved to play golf, and play golf she did. If anyone has ever played a round of golf in this area, especially at the Cherokee Rose Country Club, they know of Creel. The right-hander played golf for more years than she could remember and even during the last days of her life, she encouraged her friends and family by telling them, "You have to play the ball where it lies."

July 20, 2009 | Mike Riddle | Sports


2 from Team Hinesville going international

Team Hinesville weightlifters, Kayla Rand and Mack Brunson, are the first members of the local weightlifting squad to earn bids to international meets. Rand is headed to Chile for the 2009 Pan-Am 17U Championships in September and Brunson will go to Canada in November for the Quebec Junior Championship.

July 20, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Dickerson camp preps future pros

Ladder drills, up/downs, tackling pads and a lot of laughter were at the forefront of Thursday morning's session on the first day of the 2009 Cedric Dickerson Football Camp at Long Bell Stadium in Hinesville. With nearly 40 kids in attendance, professional football player Cedric Dickerson, his cousin and Cincinnati Bengals draft pick Michael Johnson and cousin and semi-professional player Chris Jones, led the campers through drill stations, working on the fundamentals of football.

July 17, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Blue Jays’ McGowan report not good

The Toronto Blue Jays released more bad news July 5 concerning pitcher Dustin McGowan, a Long County High School alum and former Blue Tide hurler.

July 17, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Sorensen wins 12th tour stage

VITTEL, France - Denmark's Nicki Sorensen has won the 12th stage of the Tour de France, with Lance Armstrong, Alberto Contador and overall leader Rinaldo Nocentini among those in the chasing pack.

July 17, 2009 | Associated Press | Sports


Running out of time, Favre steps up training

HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Brett Favre acknowledged he's "running out of time" to decide whether he'll play for the Minnesota Vikings this season.

July 17, 2009 | Chris Talbott Associated Press | Sports


’Canes clip Red Dawgs by one

The Red Dawgs couldn't escape the category five storm the Hinesville Hurricanes brought to Anderson, S.C., on Saturday. The 'Canes took a one-point lead to win their second away game, 14-13.

July 14, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Tide play seven-on-seven tourney

The Long County High School football team went to Camden County last Friday where they participated in a seven-on-seven football tournament. The action gave fans a sneak peek at the up-and-coming stars for the 2009 season.

July 14, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Former Tiger to hit WNBA milestones

Former Lady Tiger and current WNBA Los Angeles Sparks player Delisha Milton-Jones is among several players looking to hit WNBA milestones this season.

July 14, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Cavendish wins 10th stage of tour

ISSOUDUN, France - Teammates Alberto Contador and Lance Armstrong remained second and third in the Tour de France after a technology-free day of riding in which Britain's Mark Cavendish won the 10th stage.

July 14, 2009 | Associated Press | Sports


« First  « Prev  207 208 209 210 211  Next »  Last »

Page 209 of 338

Articles by Section - Sports


Wins hard to find for BI, Liberty

Bradwell Institute boys and girls soccer teams could not get wins against Richmond Hill after playing their first game in almost two weeks.

March 27, 2017 | By Daniel Waugh | Sports


FPCA has winning week on soccer pitch

All GISA schools that offer soccer compete in the same classification. Despite having to face schools with much larger player pools, the Lady 'Landers are ...

March 27, 2017 | By Marcia Graham Correspondent | Sports


BI swept by Glynn, Liberty blanked by Appling

Following Bradwell Institute's 10-0 loss to Glynn Academy on the road, the Tigers returned home for game two before going back on the road ...

March 27, 2017 | By Daniel Waugh | Sports


Long takes two over Liberty soccer

Liberty County's Lady Panthers' soccer match against Long County Tuesday in Ludowici had the intensity of two boxers slugging it out in prize fight.

March 27, 2017 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Puzzle Run 5k April 1 raises autism awareness

People not directly affected by autism are joining the autism spectrum awareness campaign, according to a local group, as organizers get ready for the third ...

March 25, 2017 | By Alena Cowley Correspondent | Sports


Liberty County narrowly beats Long County 4-3 on Diamond

On Tuesday Liberty County High School traveled over to Ludowici to take on Long County High School in a big rivalry game. Though both baseball ...

March 23, 2017 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Long County beats Liberty County 4-0

On Tuesday two of soccer's "big dogs" in the 2-AAA Region faced off in Ludowici with Liberty County High School taking on Long County ...

March 23, 2017 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Lady Tide beat Lady Panthers

On Tuesday the Liberty County High School ladies soccer team traveled over to Long County for a big 2-AAA Region matchup. With the playoffs just ...

March 23, 2017 | Mike Riddle | Sports


FPCA boys win first match

Last year in the first round of the GISA state soccer playoffs, the FPCA girls narrowly beat Monsignor Donovan 1-0 in a game that went ...

March 23, 2017 | By Marcia Graham | Sports


Tide split soccer games with SE Bulloch

The Long County High School soccer teams hosted Southeast Bulloch Friday.

March 23, 2017 | By Mike Riddle | Sports


Y Pirates make splash in first meet

The Liberty County Armed Services YMCA swim program has had its first swim team in over 7 years represented at a competition.

March 21, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Long County soccer pick up wins

Recently the Long County High School soccer teams have been very busy with both non-region and 2-AAA action.

March 20, 2017 | By Mike Riddle | Sports


Tide struggling on diamond

The Long County High School baseball team's woes continued this week as the Blue Tide fell to Charlton County and Pierce County.

March 20, 2017 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Bradwell Track dominates Tiger Relays

Bradwell Institute boys and girls track team took first place overall in the 4thAnnual Tiger Relays over the weekend. The Tiger relays featured thirteen teams ...

March 20, 2017 | Daniel Waugh | Sports


Liberty track, soccer earn wins

Liberty County High School's track and field team took first in both the girls and boy's divisions in a meet Thursday at Southeast ...

March 20, 2017 | By Daniel Waugh | Sports


1 2  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 2


Please wait ...