MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) _ Fifth-ranked Maria Sharapova put an end to new mom Lindsay Davenport's strong comeback, taking a 6-1, 6-3 victory Wednesday to reach the Australian Open third round.
Lady Highlanders 23, Lady Crusaders 21
The Tigers dug deep and regained their powerful pride with a solid 82-58 victory over Tattnall County after two disappointing losses to regional opponents, Savannah High and Johnson.
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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
Former Liberty County High School and University of Miami basketball player Rion Brown is doing well playing for Basic-Fit Brussels in the Belgium-Scooore League.
The Hinesville Soccer Association and Hinesville Gators are sponsoring an elite soccer camp July 6-9 at James Brown Park.
Liberty County High School's tennis teams placed third in the Region 3-AAAA playoffs to earn spots in this week's state tournaments.
Former Long County baseball stars Dustin McGowan and Tristan Goodro are making the folks in Long County proud this year in their post-high-school careers on the diamond.
Eight Long County High School athletes have qualified for the AA state sectional track-and-field meet after their efforts at the Region 2-AA meet last Wednesday at Southeast Bulloch High School.
The hometown fans in Ludowici had a lot to be happy about Friday as Long County beat Vidalia 6-3 in Region 2-AA baseball action.
The Georgia Southern football team wrapped up spring practice as the Eagles participated in their annual Blue-White Game in front of a sizable crowd Saturday afternoon at Paulson Stadium.
ATHENS - Hinesville native Mark Delafchell last week was named the University of Georgia Athletic Association's Employee of the Year.
After serving as an educator and administrator for almost four decades, Liberty County High School assistant principal and varsity boys' basketball coach Willie Graham has decided to call it a day.
The Long County High School football team didn't have to go far to find a new head coach, just down the hall.
Bradwell Institute baseball player Stephen Felton signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Albany State University Wednesday at BI's media center.
A ceremony March 28 named the playground at Liberty Independent Troop Park the "Mike Carreker Playground."
The Bradwell Institute Tigers split victories in a cross-region doubleheader in Brunswick Thursday.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy had a huge win over David Emanuel Academy Tuesday on the diamond in Stillmore. The Highlander boys followed up that performance with a come-from-behind win Friday at home against Twiggs Academy.
The Long County High School baseball team continued its pattern of going 1-1 this past week, beating McIntosh County (0-13) but losing to Claxton High School (12-5).