View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Sports


Maria Sharapova ends Lindsay Davenport's strong comeback run

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.

January 31, 2008 | By Paul Alexander Associated Press writer | Sports


Highlander women get third win, varsity and JV men fall to Toombs

Lady Highlanders 23, Lady Crusaders 21

January 30, 2008 | By Patty Leon | Sports


Tigers pounce on Tattnall County, men win by 24 points Ladies by 14

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.

January 30, 2008 | By Patty Leon | Sports


New traveling baseball team looking for sponsors

New traveling baseball team looking for sponsors

January 30, 2008 | By Patrick Sammons Special to the Courier | Sports


Lady Panthers defeat St. Vincent's but lose to Hephzibah

Lady Panthers 52, St. Vincent's 34

January 30, 2008 | By Patty Leon | Sports


Highlander swimmers continue to improve

The First Presbyterian swimming Highlanders continue to improve their strokes and time at a recent swim meet held in Atlanta.

January 30, 2008 | By Leenae Johnson Special to the Courier | Sports


Panthers win two in a row improve to 12-2

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.

January 30, 2008 | By Patty Leon | Sports


Long County Boys Get Win and Loss over Weekend

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.

January 30, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | Sports


Federer shows no effects from illness to open defense of Australian Open title

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.

January 30, 2008 | By Paul Alexander Associated Press writer | Sports


Lady Tide Get Win Against Indians, But Fall Short Against Terrors

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.

January 30, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | Sports


Cowboys crumble in playoffs again; Giants headed to Green Bay

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.

January 29, 2008 | By Jaime Aron Associated Press sports writer | Sports


Serena Williams, Henin, Davenport, Nadal advance at Australian Open

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.

January 29, 2008 | Paul Alexander Associated Press Writer | Sports


Undermanned Chargers stun Colts 28-24

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ A trip to New England in the dead of winter hardly captivates San Diegans.

January 29, 2008 | Barry Wilner Associated Press football writer | Sports


Coach Brock evaluates Blue Tide at mid-season

Long County Blue Tide head coach Deshon Brock recently sat down to discuss where his team is at the mid-season break.

January 29, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | Sports


FPCA adds victories with wins over Memorial and David Emmanuel

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

January 27, 2008 | Staff report | Sports


« First  « Prev  201 202 203 204 205  Next »  Last »

Page 203 of 252

Articles by Section - Sports


Brown doing well in Belgian pro-hoops league

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.

April 27, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Soccer camp set for July

The Hinesville Soccer Association and Hinesville Gators are sponsoring an elite soccer camp July 6-9 at James Brown Park.

April 27, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Liberty tennis teams earn state berths

Liberty County High School's tennis teams placed third in the Region 3-AAAA playoffs to earn spots in this week's state tournaments.

April 22, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Former Blue Tide baseball stars playing well

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.

April 22, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Long County sends 8 to sectional track meet

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.

April 21, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Blue Tide beat Vidalia, hold on to 4th spot in region

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.

April 21, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Fritz sees improvement as spring football wraps up

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.

April 21, 2015 | Mike Anthony | Sports


UGA Athletics honors Hinesville native

ATHENS - Hinesville native Mark Delafchell last week was named the University of Georgia Athletic Association's Employee of the Year.

April 21, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Sports


‘A good time for me to go ahead and retire’

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.

April 20, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Long County names new football coach

The Long County High School football team didn't have to go far to find a new head coach, just down the hall.

April 20, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Tiger taking baseball skills to Albany State University

Bradwell Institute baseball player Stephen Felton signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Albany State University Wednesday at BI's media center.

April 20, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Park’s playground named for longtime LCRD board member

A ceremony March 28 named the playground at Liberty Independent Troop Park the "Mike Carreker Playground."

April 20, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Tigers split games with Brunswick

The Bradwell Institute Tigers split victories in a cross-region doubleheader in Brunswick Thursday.

April 20, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Highlanders take down David Emanuel

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.

April 20, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Blue Tide go 1-1; move up in region

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).

April 20, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


1 2 3  Next »  Last »

Page 2 of 3


Please wait ...