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Tigers add new running backs coach

After spending three years with the McIntosh Academy Buccaneers, Barry Hoover traded his eye patch for a set of cat claws when he became the new Bradwell Tigers running backs coach.

August 03, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Former GSU player signs with Baltimore Ravens

STATESBORO - Former Georgia Southern Football All-American Jayson Foster signed a free agent contract with the Baltimore Ravens. He took the field for the first time on Tuesday the first day of the Ravens' preseason training camp. Baltimore has Foster listed as a wide receiver.

August 03, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Johnson signs with Bengals

Two weeks ago he was running drills and teaching the children at the Liberty County Recreation Department the fundamentals of football.

July 31, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Panthers first home game moved to Olvey

The Liberty County Panthers first home game this season at Donell Woods Stadium has been changed to Sept. 11, to allow sufficient time for sod on new engineered soil to take root.

July 31, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Local competes in state Special Olympics

Miracle Ashley of Ludowici placed fourth in her division of the State Special Olympics Master's Bowling Tournament on July 18 in Savannah.

July 31, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Alzheimer’s Association to host night with Gnats

The Sand Gnats are hosting an Alzheimer's Community Night at 6:30 tonight as they take on the Bowling Green Hot Rods.

July 31, 2009 | Staff report | Sports


Brett Favre says no to a comeback with the Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The purple No. 4 jerseys with "FAVRE" on the back were already in heavy circulation around the Twin Cities and it seemed almost inevitable that Brett Favre would end his second retirement to join the Minnesota Vikings.

July 29, 2009 | Jon Krawczynski AP Sports writer | Sports


Zorn: Redskins don't want Vick 'at this juncture'

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) - Washington Redskins coach Jim Zorn says the team will not sign Michael Vick "at this juncture."

July 29, 2009 | Associated Press | Sports


After stunning loss, Phelps rebounds with record

ROME (AP) - Michael Phelps had another swimsuit issue.

July 29, 2009 | Paul Newberry AP National Writer | Sports


A field of dreams

It appears the new engineered soil and sod field for Liberty County High School's Donell Woods Stadium is right on track. The project was to be completed in mid July. With the recent rains the job was set back temporarily but the new sod is down with four weeks to set before the Panthers' home opener on Aug. 28 against McIntosh Academy. Attempts to get comments from school officials Tuesday were unsuccessful.

July 29, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


'Canes take another

Showing no signs of slowing, the Hinesville Hurricanes barreled across Myrtle Beach Saturday night, defeating the South Carolina Predators 20-8, according to head coach James Sharp.

July 29, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Anchor runner headed to Belmont Abbey College

Lekeyia Legare spent only one season with the AAU We Run It Track Club in the summer, but her ability to take the anchor leg of the 400x100-meter relay caught the attention of Bill Hodge the new head track coach for Belmont Abbey College in North Carolina.

July 29, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Local golfer, former GSU Eagle competes in Savannah tourney

Special to the Courier

July 29, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Cheerleaders drum up interest

From a simple front somersault to a hitch pyramid, competitive cheerleading requires physical strength, flexibility and focus. Being involved in cheerleading for 40 years, Linda Purnell said it's time the boys and girls of Liberty County get their opportunity to compete in the sport that has taught her some important life lessons.

July 27, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Knee injury another setback for McGowan

The 2009 year hasn't been kind to Long County native and Toronto pitcher Dustin McGowan. On Thursday, Blue Jays' General Manager J.P. Ricciardi said the right-hander had undergone surgery on his left knee July 9 to repair cartilage. According to Ricciardi, McGowan injured his knee during routine running drills.

July 27, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


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Teams gearing up for region tournamnets

Now that the regular season is over, high school basketball teams prepare for the region tournament with hopes of advancing to the state tournament.

February 09, 2017 | Staff Report | Sports


LCRD hoop results week three

Junior Boys

February 09, 2017 | Staff report | Sports


Sports briefs for Feb. 9

The South Georgia Thunder AAU seventh and eighth grade boys basketball tryouts are 3 to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 12 at the Liberty County ...

February 09, 2017 | Staff report | Sports


Schenkel Invitational long a premiere college tourney

Georgia Southern has long been a destination for great college golf as the Schenkel Invitational has attracted top competition for the better part of four ...

February 09, 2017 | By Mike Anthony Statesboro Herald | Sports


Former LCHS thrower sets college records

Former Liberty County High School track and field star Courtney Bennett broke two school records for Jacksonville State University in an indoor track and field ...

February 07, 2017 | By Daniel Waugh | Sports


LCRD hoop results

Liberty County Recreation Department basketball results.

February 06, 2017 | Staff Report | Sports


Tide player kept trying hard and hoping

On Wednesday, Long County High School athlete Gerald "L.G." Williams Jr. signed a letter-of-intent to play football for Fort Valley State University in 2017 ...

February 06, 2017 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Three Panthers sign to play college ball

Liberty County High School Panthers quarterback Jaalon Frazier, cornerback/wide receiver Tracy White, and defensive end/middle linebacker Antonio Golden signed national letters of intent ...

February 06, 2017 | By Daniel Waugh | Sports


FPCA sweeps Memorial Day

The FPCA basketball teams won against region opponent Memorial Day School on Friday night.

February 06, 2017 | By Marcia Graham Correspondent | Sports


Tide close regular season play

The Long County High School basketball teams closed out their regular season with region games against Appling County and Brantley County on Tuesday and Friday.

February 06, 2017 | By Mike Riddle | Sports


Blue Tide star heads to Georgia Tech

On Wednesday Long County High School standout football player Tariq Carpenter signed a letter-of-intent to play for the Georgia Institute of Technology in 2017. Carpenter ...

February 06, 2017 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


FPCA soccer signs to play with Mississippi school

FPCA's Auset Gibbs, signed a scholarship to Southwest Mississippi Community College on Thursday. SMCC, a two-year school that plays in the NJCAA, is in ...

February 03, 2017 | By Marcia Graham Correspondent | Sports


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