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McRae officially joins NBA D-League

According to a report issued by the NBA D-League, the Delaware 87ers announced the team has acquired 2014 Philadelphia 76ers second round draft pick Jordan McRae Thursday.

March 06, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Long County football coach resigns

Long County High School football coach Ron Flott has resigned, according to school Athletic Director Karen Swindell.

March 06, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Sikes Named MEAC Player of the Week

NORFOLK, Va. - Savannah State University first baseman Charles Sikes has been named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Player of the Week, according to a press release on SSU's athletic web-site.

March 04, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Sports


FBCA Crusaders win national title

The Faith Baptist Christian Academy boys' basketball team of Ludowici won the National Association of Christian Athletes Elite Division championship in a tournament Feb. 25-27 in Dayton, Tennessee.

March 03, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Panthers’ first track meet successful

The Liberty County Lady Panthers finished first and the Panthers took second at their first meet of the season Thursday at LCHS.

March 03, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Tigers take first at SSU Invitational

The Bradwell Institute boys' track team started its season strong Saturday by finishing first at the Early Bird Invitational at Savannah State University.

March 03, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Lady Panthers win region opener

The Liberty County girls' soccer team put on an offensive showcase Saturday, winning at Thomson 9-1 in its first Region 3-AAAA action of the season.

March 03, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Tide continue to struggle on diamond

The Long County High School baseball team continued to struggle last week, dropping games at Brunswick, 12-0, on Feb. 24 and to Camden County, 8-2, on Feb. 25 in Kingsland.

March 03, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


FPCA hits 3-pointer at buzzer to make semis

Frederick Heaggans hit a 3-pointer from half-court at the buzzer Saturday to lift the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlander boys' basketball team over Furtah 66-64 in the Georgia Independent School Association quarterfinals in Stillmore.

March 02, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Road ends for Panthers

CARROLLTON - Foul trouble and Jonesboro's second-half offensive excellence proved too tough a combination for No. 7 Liberty County in its 71-43 loss in the Class AAAA Final Four on Saturday at the University of West Georgia Coliseum.

March 02, 2015 | By John Wood Coastal Courier correspondent | Sports


Golf tournament set for April 18

The MJM Foundation Inc. and Georgia Coastal Youth Inc. will host the Inaugural "Two Person Captains Choice" Golf Tournament at 1:30 p.m. April 18 at Cherokee Rose Country Club.

March 02, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Hurricanes hit season’s halfway point

Liberty County's semi-professional football team, the Hinesville Hurricanes, took a 2-2 record into this weekend's action.

March 02, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Former Tiger breaks school record

Former Bradwell Institute track athlete KeAndrea Ladson, a sophomore at the University of South Carolina Upstate, broke her own school record in the 55-meter hurdles Feb. 20 at the App State Indoor Open in Boone, North Carolina.

March 02, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Long County All-Stars compete in district tournament

The Long County 12-under all-star basketball competed Thursday in the Georgia Recreation Parks Association District 2 Tournament in Baxley. In a game that went back fourth for four quarters, Appling County won, 37-28.

March 02, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Liberty tops BI in rematch

Liberty County balanced the scales with Bradwell Institute on Friday in its 9-4 non-region baseball win at BI.

March 02, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


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Tide win 2, lose 1

The Long County High School baseball team went 2-1 last week, beating New Hampstead High School (1-8) and McIntosh County (0-8), but falling to Benedictine Military School (8-4).

March 23, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


S. Effingham sweeps Tigers

Bradwell Institute was looking to earn Region 3-AAAAA wins on the soccer field Tuesday. But the South Effingham High School Mustangs had other plans, as they swept the Tiger teams on Olvey Field.

March 23, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


BI gets swept by Statesboro

This year, the Bradwell Institute baseball team has scheduled its region 3-AAAAA games a bit differently than in previous years. The Tigers are playing each region opponent three times in one week, starting last week when they went 0-3 against South Effingham.

March 23, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Robotic turkey decoy to help catch poachers

Turkey season opened Saturday, and the Coastal Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation did its part to ensure that only legal hunters get gobblers.

March 23, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Golf tourney to benefit area youth mentoring projects set for April 18

The MJM Foundation Inc. and Georgia Coastal Youth Inc. will host the Inaugural "Two Person Captains Choice" Golf Tournament at 1:30 p.m. April 18 at Cherokee Rose Country Club.

March 23, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


MLK Golf Tournament set

The 11thannual MLK Golf Tournament is set for noon Saturday, April 11, at the Taylor's Creek Golf Course.

March 23, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Wrighton named Lady Tide MVP during team banquet

The Long County High School girls' basketball team had its awards banquet March 12 at the Western Sizzlin in Jesup.

March 18, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Long County archer wins competitions

Long County native Cassandra Pelton recently won two archery competitions.

March 18, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Lady Panthers thump Toombs Co.

A soggy field and a light drizzle didn't stop the Liberty County High School Lady Panther soccer team from defeating Toombs County, 6-1, Friday afternoon in Lyons.

March 18, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


FPCA earns first region win

First Presbyterian Christian Academy earned its first Region 2-AA win of the season Friday by winning at Twiggs Academy, 6-5.

March 18, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Tigers struggle in region action

Bradwell Institute's baseball team is off to a 0-4 Region 3-AAAAA start after losing three games to South Effingham last week and falling at Statesboro on Monday.

March 18, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


All*Stars earn rings in prep hoops

Three Scott's All*Stars players will receive championship rings for winning the GHSA state championship, according to coach and founder Marcus Scott IV.

March 18, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Panthers top Bears in doubleheader

Friday afternoon proved to be a good day to play baseball, despite the weather, as the Liberty County Panthers beat Burke County twice in a Region 3-AAAA doubleheader in Waynesboro.

March 16, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Mitchell, Graham nab awards

Liberty County High School was well represented on the All-Region 3-AAAA boys' basketball awards, which were announced last week.

March 16, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


BI’s Wood signs with ABAC

Bradwell Institute girls' soccer player Cat Wood on Friday officially penned her name to play soccer and study animal science at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

March 16, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


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