The Predators won the 14-17 year old division of the Liberty County Recreation Department's fall soccer league.
Outgoing senior catcher Courtney Miles received this year's Slugger Award at the Lady Panthers' team banquet. The banquet honored the junior varsity and varsity players who had outstanding performances this season.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Georgia Southern women's basketball team was voted by the Southern Conference coaches to finish fifth in the league's preseason poll, while senior Tiffany Brown was tabbed a member of the preseason All-Conference Team, it was announced Tuesday by the league.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Southern Conference Sports Media Association has voted the Georgia Southern men's basketball team third in the South Division, it was announced by the league Wednesday.
The Liberty County Recreation Department administrative office and the Shuman Recreation Center office, basketball courts, and game rooms will be closed Nov. 9-13 because of the annual gym floor refinishing. The SRC basketball courts will be closed through Nov. 16 and will reopen on the Nov. 17.
The Little Blue Tide fought for four quarters with the Fort Stewart Dolphins on Saturday, but when all was said and done, the boys came up a point short as they lost in overtime, 7-6.
BRUNSWICK - Dennis "Rambo" Franklin lived up to his nickname Saturday night at Golden Isles Speedway outmaneuvering his competition and speeding to the checkered flag to take the win in the National Late Model Series (NLMS) stop at the coastal Georgia racing oval.
The Long County Blue Tide football team lost to the McIntosh County Buccaneers this past Friday by a score of 60-14.
The Panthers avoided a possible disastrous ending in Friday night's game by stopping the Hephzibah Rebels on a two-point conversion that would have given them a victory.
The Groves Rebels came into Ovley Field and were quickly humbled by a dominating Tiger squad. By the end of the evening, the Rebels looked completely drained as the Tigers outscored their opponent, 42-0.
It's time to find out just how good Georgia Southern's men's basketball team can be.
Former Liberty County High School linebacker Raekwon McMillan and his current team, the Ohio State Buckeyes, will play Monday night for the College Bowl Football Series National Title. The Buckeyes beat Alabama in the Sugar Bowl to advance to the finals and will face the Oregon Ducks. Both teams are 13-1.
The David Emanuel Academy Lady Eagles handed the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Lady Highlanders a lopsided 55-16 loss Friday night in GISA region play at St. James Sports Center in Hinesville. However, the Highlander boys returned the favor in their game by winning 90-42.
Melbourne United's Jordan McRae was named December's player of the month for his consistent efforts to average 21.2 points per game, according to a National Basketball League news release.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team extended its winning streak to eight on Friday by beating St. Vincent's Academy, 58-51. Before that, the ladies beat region opponent Bacon County, 47-22, on Tuesday in Ludowici. The victories helped the Lady Tide improve their overall record to 13-4 and their region mark to 4-3. Although those nights were joyous occasions for the girls, the Blue Tide boys suffered a disheartening 60-40 loss to the Raiders and a 56-45 loss to Benedictine Military School, taking their record to 4-11 overall and 1-6 in the region.
The 2014 First Presbyterian Christian Academy football team made history by earning the program's first two wins and having several players named to the All-Region Team this past season.
Beaming with enthusiasm and energy, first-year First Presbyterian Christian Academy teacher and swim coach Jonnie Larson said she is just scratching the surface of what she'd like to accomplish with her swim squad.