The Long County High School boys' Blue Tide Basketball team will have a scrimmage game this Friday, followed by an alumni game to get ready for the upcoming season.
Thanksgiving is the time to give thanks for the things in life we cherish and for the love of family and friends.
In only their third season, the First Presbyterian Christian Academy men's basketball team is chasing a title. Last year the team surprised many when they made it to the final four with a squad consisting primarily of freshman and sophomores. This year they enter the season ranked number three in the state in the Georgia Independent School Association.
Football is over and so are the basketball scrimmages. Now it's time for some real basketball.
Outsized, outplayed and outscored.
The Hinesville Gators 12 and under co-ed soccer team brought home a first-place trophy after competing in the statewide Kohl's Cup Soccer Tournament last weekend.
While the Wildcats are plagued by penalties the Tigers stumbled with a few too many turnovers. With 10:26 left in the first half the Tigers trail 21-0.
With much of the focus on the Highlanders' men's squad run in the final four last season, many failed to realize there was another squad of Highlanders hitting the hoops. Under head coach Rosby Fraiser, a 1987 Bradwell Institute graduate and former Lady Tiger basketball player, the talents for the Lady Highlanders are being developed.
University of Miami and former Bradwell Tiger, Charmaine Clark put up double digits to help the Hurricane's Women's basketball team get their first victory in a 64-45 win over FAU Nov. 9. It was the Hurricanes season opener and Clark scored 14 points.
When Julie Daffron took over last year as head coach for the Long County girls' basketball team, she knew she had her work cut out for her.
Two Lady Panthers' basketball players, who verbally committed to Georgia Tech last year as juniors, made it official Wednesday morning as they signed on the dotted line.
Playoff results from the Liberty County Recreation Department fall baseball season:
The Liberty County Recreation Department flag football championship trophy was awarded to the Panthers, while the second-place trophy was awarded to the Yellow Jackets.
Former Bradwell Institute and Georgia State University player Ulrick John will be at South Georgia Bank for a special meet and greet to raise funds for Relay For Life. The Indianapolis Colts picked former Tiger and later GSU Panther offensive lineman in the seventh round of the 2014 NFL Draft.
Liberty County High School hosted New Hampstead in soccer where the boys fell 5-2 and the girls triumphed with a 6-0 win in region 3-AAAA action Tuesday.
Three Scott's All*Stars players will receive championship rings for winning the GHSA state championship, according to coach and Founder Marcus Scott IV.
The Bradwell Institute baseball team was defeated by South Effingham 10-4 during their second Region 3-AAAAA matchup in Guyton Wednesday.
Liberty Panthers first baseman Jacari Roberts crushed a pitch to the center-field gap, scoring Jacob Albertson to give the Panthers a 2-1 victory in eight innings against Bryan County on Monday at LCHS.
Perennial power South Effingham pounded out 12 hits, including three home runs, in defeating Bradwell Institute 12-2 on Monday afternoon at BI in the Tigers' inaugural game against the Mustangs in Region 3-AAAAA.
Liberty County High School football player Jacquez Williams was surprised to learn he was named the Mike Reed Chevrolet/Coastal Courier Panther player of the year for the 2014 season.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's baseball team is 1-1-1 on the season after thumping Appling Christian, 14-1, Monday at home.
Long County High School running back Brendon Scott receives his Coastal Courier/Mike Reed Chevrolet Long County Player of the Year trophy from Coastal Courier sportswriter Mike Riddle on Tuesday. In 2014, Scott led Long County with 1,447 rushing yards. He also made the All-Region 2-AA First Team and earned honorable mention on the Class AA All-State team.
Lynn Pace, who owned and operated Dixie Stables Farms in Allenhurst for 45 years, was honored at the American Saddlebred Association of Georgia's annual banquet Feb. 21 in the State Botanical Gardens in Athens.