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.
The Tigers look to improve their regional record tonight as they host the Groves Rebels at 7:30 at Olvey Field.
As an insurance agent at Cotton States Insurance in Hinesville, Tico Brown is a customer-service oriented businessperson.
The Long County High School baseball team picked up its first win of the year Monday by defeating New Hampstead, 11-1, in five innings in Ludowici.
SAVANNAH - Former University of Georgia football coach and athletic director Vince Dooley will be the guest speaker at the second anniversary Scholarship Gala at Bethesda Academy from 6:30-10:30 p.m. May 15 at 9520 Ferguson Ave. to celebrate the school's 275th anniversary and the class of 2015.
If Georgia Southern has proven anything in its brief relationship with the Sun Belt Conference, it's that the Eagles shouldn't be taken lightly. The football team rolled to a conference title and the men's basketball team is right in the championship mix.
The Long County High School baseball team last year missed making the state playoffs by one game, finishing with a 13-13 overall record and an 8-10 mark in Region 2-AA.
Last year was only the second year of the Long County High School soccer program's existence, but both the girls' and boys' teams had quality years.
Liberty County High School's basketball teams played Region 3-AAAA tournament games last week, and the Panther boys took home the championship trophy.
Bradwell Institute claimed a 9-4 scrimmage win Thursday at Tattnall County.
The Liberty County High School soccer teams had rough times in their season openers Thursday.
The Long County High School boys and girls basketball teams wrapped up their seasons this week, falling in the quarterfinals of the Region 2-AA tournament.
Bradwell Institute's soccer teams kicked off their seasons with home games last week against Brunswick on Tuesday and Long County on Thursday.
It wasn't the perfect ending to what could have been the perfect season for the First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' basketball team.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team had one of its best showings of the year Tuesday by destroying Groves, 69-20, in the first round of the Region 2-AA Tournament in Ludowici.
The Long County High School boys' basketball team shocked everyone but themselves Tuesday.
As Georgia Southern football coach Willie Fritz stepped to the podium for the Eagles' Signing Day news conference Feb. 4, the sometimes-overblown hyperbole of the day wasn't lost on him.