"We need to continue to execute, that's all there is to it," Tigers' football head coach Jim Walsh Jr. said when asked if he had a particular strategy in mind for Saturday's away game against the Johnson Atomsmashers.
STATESBORO - Senior Jayson Foster (Canton/Cherokee County) and his impressive statistics in the 2007 season have earned him another honor. Foster was named Tuesday to the Walter Payton Award watch list, as announced by The Sports Network.
Although Olvey Field is not the permanent home for the Liberty County Panthers, it is tonight as the Richmond Hill Wildcats invade the Panthers' homecoming arena.
The crowd will be out is full force tonight to support the Long County Blue Tide football team.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's varsity and B-squad soccer teams continue to kick in the points and tally up the wins. Head coach Tom Sukaratana is pleased with the performance of both of his squads.
Long County took on the Jeff Davis Yellow Jackets on Friday in Hazlehurst in a 2-AA Region game, but came up a little short, 27-28.
ELON, N.C. - Georgia Southern lost another overtime heartbreaker, dropping a 36-33 decision at Elon on Oct. 13. The Eagles fell to 4-2 overall and 1-2 in the Southern Conference.
The Lady Panthers completed their softball season with a record number of wins that took them to the playoffs. They ended their season with an overall record of 13-8 and 7-6 in 3S-AAA region.
"We just failed to come out and play Panther-style football," head coach Kirk Warner said when questioned about their 7-20 loss at the hands of the Burke County Bears.
ATHENS - For the second time this season, Georgia senior Brandon Coutu has been named a Lou Groza Collegiate Place-kicker Award Star of the Week, the Palm Beach Sports Commission announced Monday.
The Long County High School Homecoming Week started Monday and promises to be a week full of activities for previous alumni, current students and anyone now calling Long County home.
The regular season championship in Class A Region IV of the Georgia Christian Athletic Association was decided Tuesday.
How sweet it is to win, especially at your homecoming game.
The Panthers traveled to Burke County for a showdown against the Bears on Friday.
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.