Lady Panthers 52, St. Vincent's 34
The First Presbyterian swimming Highlanders continue to improve their strokes and time at a recent swim meet held in Atlanta.
The Panthers were on the road facing regional opponents Benedictine Friday and Hephzibah Saturday. They came home with two more region 3-AAA victories as they prepped for more regional action against South Effingham last night.
Tenth-ranked Long County Blue Tide boys basketball team picked up a region win on Friday, and then lost a non-region game on Saturday.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) _ Top-ranked Roger Federer showed no lasting effects from a nasty stomach bug, routing Diego Hartfield of Argentina 6-0, 6-3, 6-0 Tuesday to open his quest of a third consecutive Australian Open title.
The Long County girls basketball team got back on the winning track Friday, beating Charlton County, but on Saturday they were clearly outmatched as they fell to Glynn Academy.
IRVING, Texas (AP) _ Beaten at Dallas and trounced by Green Bay, the New York Giants seemed headed to a lost season after only two games.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) _ The first round is about survival, finding that little bit extra when things aren't going great and there's an unseeded player across the net, hungry for an upset.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ A trip to New England in the dead of winter hardly captivates San Diegans.
Long County Blue Tide head coach Deshon Brock recently sat down to discuss where his team is at the mid-season break.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders took two back-to-back varsity victores in Men's basketball when they traveled to Memorial Day on Thursday and beat last year's state champions David Emmanuel on Friday night. The junior varsity split victories with a loss to Memorial Day but a win against David Emmanuel. And the Lady Highlanders get their second victory of the season as they toppled David Emmanuel after a tough loss to Memorial Day. Here are the scores
A perhaps temporary era dawned Friday as the Tigers entered the gym to host the Johnson Atom Smashers. Interim head coach Pete Woodard commanded the Men Tiger squad.
LUDOWICI - When Dustin McGowan was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays as a first round pick in 2000, everyone thought the right-hander had the tools to be a big league pitcher.
The Lady Tigers taught a physics lesson to the Johnson Atom Smashers Friday night, taking a 26-point victory and adding yet another win to their region record.
Both the boys and girls Blue Tide basketball teams needed a win against Appling County this past Tuesday to improve their playoff aspirations.
An overtime loss prevented the St. James Coastal Crew 12U Rebels basketball team from playing in the championship last weekend at a tournament in Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Six Scott's All*stars' basketball players participated in a recent Duke University basketball camp.
MARIETTA - The Georgia State Games Cycling Championships road race will take place July 11. The criterium and time trials will follow on July 12.
STATESBORO - Eight Georgia Southern football student-athletes have been named preseason All-Sun Belt by Athlon Sports, and the Eagles have been picked second in the conference by the publication.
At about this time last year, Georgia Southern football fans were getting pretty antsy about the upcoming season.
Bradwell Institute head football coach Greg Hill's first season with the Tigers didn't go exactly like he planned, as the Tigers went 0-10.
Former Liberty County High School basketball player Jordan McRae will be playing for the Philadelphia 76ers for the 2015 Las Vegas Summer League, according to sixers.com.
High-school baseball gives kids opportunities to learn the game and play at a competitive level. However, a school season is limited to only a couple of months, and most teams don't have the staff to offer players the specific individualized training that makes them more marketable to college teams.
The Liberty County Recreation Department Mite boys' All-Star baseball team won the Georgia Recreation & Parks Association District 2 Championship June 23 in Waycross.
The Bradwell Institute football players are selling discount cards to raise funds for the upcoming season.
High-school head football coaches from southeast Georgia were celebrated recently at CrabDaddy's Restaurant on St. Simon's Island by In the Game High School Sports Magazine.
Growing up with two older sisters and a younger one, all athletic and competitive and all into soccer, can make it difficult to carve your own niche in the household.
The Long County Diamond Club will host its third annual Long County Baseball Golf Tournament on Aug. 8 at the Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville. The club is seeking sponsors. For more information, call David Stapleton at 432-6149 or Phil Swindell at 912-977-0000.
June was a busy month for the Liberty County Panthers football team.
The Long County Recreation Department is hosting its first Baseball Academy of Hope baseball camp.