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Pirates sink the Tigers’ battleship

After winning 10 games straight the Bradwell Lady Tigers basketball squad fell to the undefeated Lady Pirates of Brunswick High by one point (64-65) in Brunswick Saturday night. The Tigers suffered the same fate as the Pirates sank the boys' squad by four, 62-58.

January 14, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Tony Dungy trades football for family, social work

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Tony Dungy defied one myth Monday: He does show emotion.

January 13, 2009 | AP Sports Writer | Sports


Braves reach 3-year agreement with Kawakami

ATLANTA (AP) - Japanese All-Star pitcher Kenshin Kawakami and the rebuilding Atlanta Braves agreed Tuesday to a three-year contract.

January 13, 2009 | AP Sports Writer | Sports


Smoltz, Red Sox finalize $5.5 million deal

BOSTON (AP) - John Smoltz finalized his $5.5 million, one-year agreement with the Boston Red Sox, confident he can still contribute after 20 years with the Atlanta Braves and major offseason shoulder surgery.

January 13, 2009 | Howard Ulman AP Sports Writer | Sports


Lowe and Braves nearing $60M, 4-yr deal

ATLANTA (AP) - The Atlanta Braves worked to bolster their rotation, closing in Tuesday on a $60 million, four-year deal with Derek Lowe, according to a person familiar with the negotiations.

January 13, 2009 | Paul Newberry AP Sports Writer | Sports


Tigers joust Windsor Forest on home turf

The Men and Lady Tigers defended their home turf Friday, jousting the Windsor Forest Knights.

January 12, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Former Bradwell Tiger makes NFL Rookie ranking

Rookie Patriot linebacker and former Hinesville resident Gary Guyton was ranked 126th among linebackers in statistics posted on the NFL Web site. He tied Jon Alston from the Oakland Raiders, Anthony Spencer of Dallas and Patriot teammate Adalius Thomas.

January 12, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Two Mat Rats place at Dixie Nationals

Two wrestlers from the Liberty County Recreation Department Mat Rats wrestling team entered into the arena set up at the World Congress Center in Atlanta 13 days ago for the 2008 Dixie Nationals. Fourteen hours later, Rats Andrew Houghton and Tyler Fisher placed fourth and third, respectively, in the Rookie Division for their folkstyle wrestling accomplishments.

January 12, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


West Georgia athletic director Murphy to retire

CARROLLTON, Ga. (AP) - West Georgia athletic director Ed Murphy announced on Friday his retirement effective Jan. 31.

January 09, 2009 | Associated Press | Sports


Sloppy, choppy game leaves Florida as BCS champion

MIAMI (AP) - The game defied expectations. Tim Tebow fulfilled them.

January 09, 2009 | AP National Writer | Sports


Lady Tigers defeat Savannah High, 64-32

Girls

January 09, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Blue Tide roll over Pierce Co. Bears, 84-65

Boys

January 09, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Panthers face four region opponents

It's been nearly three weeks since the Liberty County Panthers hit the courts and tonight they check to see just how rusty they may be.

January 09, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


FPCA taking the high road

First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlander boys basketball team remains the lone undefeated team in Liberty County.

January 09, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Tech’s Johnson named top first year coach by the FWAA

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. (FWAA) – Georgia Tech's Paul Johnson was named Thursday as the nation's top first-year coach as part of the Football Writers Association of America and Aon Insurance's Freshman All-America Team.

January 08, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Sports


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Eagles coach, players head to Media Day

STATESBORO - Georgia Southern coach Tyson Summers and seniors Matt Breida and Ironhead Gallon will represent the Eagles at Sun Belt Football Media Day in the ...

July 22, 2016 | Georgia Southern AMR Special to the Courier | Sports


Crusader signs with Blue Jays

Faith Baptist Christian Academy baseball player Chavez Young signed with the Toronto Blue Jays last week.

July 20, 2016 | Patty Leon | Sports


McRae named to league’s first team

The Cleveland Cavaliers did not make it to the championship game of the Las Vegas Summer League. They lost 85-79 to the Chicago Bulls.

July 20, 2016 | Patty Leon | Sports


Long County faces tough Region 2-AAA

The 2016 high school football season is just around the corner.

July 20, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Sports briefs

'Hank' White Golf Tournament

July 20, 2016 | Staff Report | Sports


High school coaches attend same camp

Longtime Liberty County Recreation Department volunteer William Roberts had a surprise for the kids in his 5th Quarter Elite football camp Tuesday morning.

July 18, 2016 | Patty Leon | Sports


Panther gets fifth star

After Nike's The Opening this past week, Liberty County football player Richard LeCounte was formally rated as a five-star recruit by 247Sports Wednesday.

July 18, 2016 | Patty Leon | Sports


Long runner comes close to Junior Games

Lady Tide sprinter Ja'Nya Bryant continued to excel on the track, raking in the medals during her summer break.

July 18, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Pitcher gets second pro win

Former Liberty County and First Presbyterian Christian Academy baseball pitcher Richard Lovelady recorded his second professional baseball win Wednesday.

July 18, 2016 | Staff Report | Sports


Short-handed All*Stars still manage second place

Scott's All*Stars participated in Battle of the Best Part 2 on July 8-10 in front of college coaches in Aiken, South Carolina.

July 18, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Sports briefs

Bradwell Lady Tigers Softball Conditioning and Tryouts

July 18, 2016 | Staff Report | Sports


Champ has ties to community

The grandson of Midway natives Edward and Sarah Stevens has won the 2016 USA Taekwondo Nationals Championships.

July 18, 2016 | Staff Report | Sports


Elite soccer camp back in Hinesville

Sweat dripped from the 30 campers running drills. But the heat wasn't enough to keep them from learning the professional way of playing the ...

July 13, 2016 | Patty Leon | Sports


McRae scores double figures in three games

It took the Cleveland Cavaliers summer league three games before getting a win in Las Vegas. But that wasn't former Liberty County basketball player ...

July 13, 2016 | Patty Leon | Sports


Runner to compete in Junior Olympics

Long County track star Cameron Taylor qualified for the 2016 Junior Olympics in the 800- and 3,000-meter races over the weekend.

July 13, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


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