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.
For the first time since 2002, Bradwell Institute's boys soccer team is competing in the state playoffs.
The Long County High School softball team got a no-hitter from pitcher Harley Dawson en route to winning its first Region 2-AA game of the season Tuesday by pummeling St. Vincent's Academy, 9-0, in five innings in Savannah.
The kicking game has been an adventure at Georgia Southern for the last two years.
Tuesday Night Open League
Former Bradwell Institute track star Quintunya Chapman earned a bronze medal in the heptathlon at the eighth annual North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC) Under-23 Championship in Athletics event last weekend in Kamloops, British Columbia.
Liberty County High School kicked off its softball season with a 10-3 win over Long County High School on Monday in Ludowici.
Recognized as a huge rite of passage, Ohio State Buckeye coach Urban Meyer announced he was removing the black stripes off the helmets of two freshmen - including Liberty County High School alum and OSU freshman linebacker Raekwon McMillan.
Bradwell Institute quarterback Duane Johnson won a 55-inch flat-screen TV in recognition of his 100 percent attendance to all team activities and practice in the spring, summer and fall. Johnson received the TV from new BI head coach Greg Hill on Monday.
The consensus seemed almost unanimous last month at the Sun Belt Football Media Day in New Orleans - whoever has a quarterback and plays defense will win the Sun Belt.
LCRD offering variety of fall programs
Any time a new coach inherits a wide receiver coming off a 1,000-yard season, it's a good reason to be excited. When the entire team barely cracked 1,000 receiving yards, one might think it would be a cause for concern.