Fans of local Blue Jays pitcher and Long County native Dustin McGowan and fans of the Atlanta Braves will have a hard time picking sides tonight as the righty is set to take the mound as the Toronto Blue Jays host the Braves.
OMAHA - The sixth-ranked University of Georgia baseball team ended the 2008 season with a runner-up finish at the College World Series, falling to eighth-ranked Fresno State, 6-1, in the championship game Wednesday at Rosenblatt Stadium in front of a crowd of 18,932.
OMAHA -- Sixth-ranked Georgia dropped the second game of the 2008 College World Series Finals, 19-10, to eighth-ranked Fresno State on Tuesday at Rosenblatt Stadium in front of a crowd of 17,223.
June 17 was a night in which both Dustin McGowan and the Toronto Blue Jays would like to forget. The Jays were shut out 7-0 and gave up five home runs in the game, while the right-hander from Long County had one of his worst outings of the year.
The Long County 9- and 10-year-old Mite team recently won the sub-district championship.
Small in stature but big with his throws and moves, Hunter Wilson, 8, a member of the Liberty County Recreation Department's wrestling team called the Mat Rats made his farewell performance at regions and state placing at both meets in the 70 pound bantam weight class.
Following in the footsteps of their competitive and successful older Coastal Crew Rebel players, the 13U squad has attained a national bid and is headed to North Myrtle Beach for the USBA Nationals scheduled for June 23-28.
With 70 teams from seven different states taking the court at the annual River Street Classic Basketball Tournament held in Savannah last weekend, fans knew the competition was going to be fierce.
The Liberty County Recreational Department's swim team, the Hammerheads, have made it to the mid-season point. Three meets remain before the state qualifiers will swim for their recognition as State Team members. There are two regular meets left before the district tournament, which is the qualifier for this year's state meet in Tifton.
The Liberty County Recreation Department announced their 2008 All-Star rosters that will be heading out to the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association District 2 baseball and softball tournaments being hosted at Ware and Glynn counties on June 23-27.
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An unexpected last minute decision by the Central Florida Thoroughbreds to forfeit last Saturday's Hinesville Hurricanes home opener left the fans, but more importantly the players and family members who were there to dedicate the game to the late Mary Jo Sharp, a bit bewildered.
Long County lost basketball season openers against Wayne County Saturday.
Long County ace softball pitcher Harley Dawson Friday signed scholarship papers to play for Columbus State University in the fall.
Ten games into the season, Ohio State Buckeye and former Liberty County standout Raekwon McMillan leads the Buckeye defense in total tackles with 97 to ...
Liberty County football players Jacquez Williams and Richard LeCounte topped the list for the 2015 3-AAAA All-Region Team.
One month after she verbally committed to the University of Georgia swim team, Liberty County senior Sandra Scott made things official.
Long County senior football players, cheerleaders and band members were recognized during the Senior Night program Nov. 6, in the football season finale against Benedictine ...
Liberty County's two-time Region 3-AAAA Softball Pitcher of the Year, Kathryn Carter, has signed a scholarship to play softball for Valdosta State University.
Liberty County had its softball banquet Thursday at the Liberty County Performing Arts Center.
Bradwell Institute held its annual softball banquet on Nov. 1 at the Liberty County Performing Arts Center.
Fog rolled across Donell Woods Stadium Friday night and the temperature dropped, keeping the fans chilly. But Liberty County burned up the gridiron, fighting tooth ...
Liberty County High School advances to the second round of the state playoffs after defeating Upson-Lee 31-22 at home Friday night a Donell Woods Stadium.
As the regular season heads into its stretch, the Georgia Southern Eagles are ready to take on their final four games with a bit more ...
Bradwell Institute opened up their basketball season Tuesday hosting Wayne County High School. The girls fell 55-36 but he boys were triumphant winning 54-42.
It may not be their first state playoff game, but it is the first time Liberty County has hosted the first round game.
It's brutal when your football team has to play in one of the toughest class AAAAA regions in the state, as Bradwell has the ...