Track and Field
Bradwell Institute's boys soccer team made school history Wednesday, defeating Union Grove 3-1 for Bradwell's first state playoff victory.
By Shawn Shumacher
Today is the day for Bradwell's soccer team. After a long, grueling season where they finished second in Region 3-AAAAA at 11-3, the Tigers host Union Grove at 4:30 p.m. at Lewis Frasier Middle School.
Bradwell kept their playoff hopes alive, defeating Beach 19-4 in four innings Tuesday.
ATLANTA - The bus pulled into Philips Arena this past Saturday bringing the 7-0 Dallas Desperados into the hostile territory of the home team Georgia Force.
Long County's baseball team lost 8-1 at Jeff Davis Friday.
SAVANNAH - After 11 years of coming close, Bradwell's boys' track and field team is back on top of the mountain.
After almost a week off, Bradwell's baseball team is ready to hit the diamond.
Now, that the region preliminaries have been held, the table is set for the Region 3-AAAAA track meet.
STATESBORO - Former Liberty County High School football star Marcelo Estrada was pumped for Georgia Southern's Blue-White game Saturday.
Liberty County's postseason aspirations are gone with the wind. The Panthers lost 10-0 at BC Saturday to fall to 3-5 in Region 3-AAA south.
Long County came from being down 6-2 to beat Brantley County 7-6 Tuesday in Ludowici.
Liberty County improved its postseason chances, defeating Hephzibah 6-5 Friday.
With the game tied 3-3 in the bottom of the seventh, Lady Panther Cassidy Collum displayed her patience and pitching savvy. The Lady Panthers had bases loaded but two outs. Focused and knowing she was ahead in the count with three balls and one strike, Collum waited as the pitch came her way and saw that it was high and outside.
Lady Tiger Mackenzie Stewart tossed five strikeouts and was three for three at bat but it wasn't enough to hold off the Statesboro Blue Devils on the softball field Thursday. The Statesboro girls beat Bradwell, 8-1, in a Region 3-AAAAA contest on the Lady Tigers' field.
Liberty County High School defeated McIntosh County Academy 45-14 Friday night in a non-region contest in Darien.
Bradwell Institute suffered a heartbreaking loss on the road Friday falling to Calvary Day 28-21 in a heated game that was tied with five minutes left on the clock.
Bradwell Institute will be in Savannah at 7:30 tonight to take on Calvary Day in a non-region game.
The Liberty County Panthers will play McIntosh County Academy tonight in Darien in a non-region game.
The Long County High School softball team is back on the diamond again today and Saturday, as the Lady Tide travel to the Jeff Davis Recreation Department in Hazlehurst for a non-region tournament.
Well, the Football Bowl Subdivision era is officially under way at Georgia Southern, with the Eagles dropping a heartbreaker last Saturday at North Carolina State.
There were several moments that old-school Georgia Southern fans must've smiled Saturday when Willie Fritz's Georgia Southern Eagles played North Carolina State.
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Liberty County eked out a 10-9 win over Bradwell on Friday at Olvey Field in a game filled with mistakes and penalties. But there were some positives for both squads.
The Long County High School football team fell to Tattnall County, 23-14, on Friday in Ludowici.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy fell to 0-2 Friday by losing to Briarwood Academy, 52-20, in Warrenton.
The Long County High School softball team's skid continued Thursday as the Lady Tide fell to Bacon County, 1-0, for their third loss in a row.
The Bradwell Institute Lady Tigers fell to the South Effingham Lady Mustangs, 11-0, in three innings Thursday in Springfield.