Lady Tigers 56-Lady Wildcats 55
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Senior Luis Flores (Xalapa, Mexico) of the No. 2-ranked University of Georgia men's tennis team has been named the SEC Men's Tennis Player of the Week, announced the conference office Wednesday. Flores topped a field of 32 to win the SEC Coaches' Indoor Singles Championship last weekend in New Orleans.
LUDOWICI - The Long County boys basketball team beat the Savannah Christian Red Raiders on Tuesday 49-43, and with the win moved the Tide into second place in the 2-AA Region standings.
LUDOWICI - The Long County girls basketball team, showed a "never-say-die" attitude Tuesday as they took on the current number one seed in the 2-AA Region, the Savannah Christian Red Raiders.
ATLANTA _ The Atlanta Falcons' new rookie coach already is sounding like the veteran who took the team to its only Super Bowl.
ATHENS, Ga. -- After three straight meets on the road against top-five opponents, Georgia finally returns to Athens for its first home meet of the year Saturday against the No. 5 LSU Tigers in Stegeman Coliseum at 4 p.m.
ATLANTA-Officials from the Tour de Georgia Foundation, Inc. and AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) unveiled today the new branding for the spring's world-class cycling event, which will become the Tour de Georgia presented by AT&T. As the Presenting Sponsor for 2008 Tour, AT&T will own exclusive rights for "Communications Services" for the event, scheduled for April 21-27.
The Panthers battled the Wildcats in Richmond Hill Tuesday night with both the men and lady Panthers toppling the big cats.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) _ Rafael Nadal found out what Australian Open fans already knew: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is for real.
First Presbyterian Men Highlanders varsity basketball team is hooping it up with three back-to-back victories; over Glennville Christian, Providence Christian and Thomas Jefferson on Saturday, Tuesday night and Wednesday night.
MOBILE, Ala. -Former Bradwell stand out Gary Guyton was just added to the roster for the 2008 Under Armour Senior Bowl. Along with Guyton five other Yellow Jackets were chosen, including running back Tashard Choice, defensive end Darrell Robertson, punter Durant Brooks and linebacker Philip Wheeler. They join the top 100 senior NFL draft prospects participating this week at the Senior Bowl.
SAVANNAH- With the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf returning to its historic roots and becoming a team event again for the first time since 2001 which will count as an official win and official money, Champions Tour players are announcing their teams for the Legends Division (ages 50-59) as the April 21-27 event at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa in Savannah, GA, approaches.
After back-to-back region wins with the 2-AA Region playoffs coming into sight, the Long County ladies lost a disappointing game Friday to Jeff Davis County.
The rain kept falling hard, as did the temperature but inside Bradwell's gymnasium it was hot shots and warm smiles for those at Saturday's 15th annual Donell Woods Basketball Tournament featuring area ninth grade and junior varsity squads.
Former Georgia Southern football players Edwin Jackson and Garrett Frye signed undrafted free-agent contracts with NFL clubs over the weekend.
Liberty County High School and Bradwell Institute's football teams held spring training for their respective football teamsthe past two weeks and will hold inter-league play this weekend.
The Long County High School baseball team recently recognized its graduating seniors: Christian Hall, Ryan McGowan and Clay Strickland.
Former Liberty County High School baseball player and current Savannah State University Tiger Trey Sikes was named the 2015 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Player of the Year, according to an SSU news release.
Liberty County High School had three Lady Panthers place well at the state track meet last weekend in Albany.
Three area soccer players will play in the 2015 Coastal Empire All-Star Games on Saturday afternoon at Daffin Park in Savannah.
STATESBORO - The Georgia Southern Eagles will travel to legendary head coach Erk Russell's alma mater, the Auburn Tigers, to open the 2017 football season.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern football coach Willie Fritz has announced the dates for six Eagle Invasion Football Camps in the summer of 2015 with locations across Georgia.
CLEMSON, S.C. - Ryan Cleveland tallied four hits and drove in five runs including the eventual game-winner in the ninth inning as Georgia Southern rallied for a 7-4 win over Clemson in the series finale Sunday.
Basketball Bash set for May 22-24
First Presbyterian Christian Academy took the first two games in a best-of-three series against Georgia Christian Friday, advancing to the second round of the state playoffs.
The Griffin Bears took swift action in dropping the Liberty County High School baseball team out of the playoffs.
The Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary Chapter 46 golf-tournament fundraiser for disabled veterans will begin at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at Cherokee Rose Golf Course.
The Long County High School boys soccer season ended Wednesday as Riverside Military Academy defeated them in the second round of the state playoffs.
Thursday, six members of the Long County High School track team competed in the Georgia High School Association Track and Field State Championship in Albany. The meet was at Hugh Mill Stadium and ran through Saturday.