ATHENS - More than 3,000 season ticket packages already have been sold for the upcoming Lady Bulldog Basketball season, surpassing the previous record of 2,940 established last year.
The Long County Recreation Department's 7- and 8-year-old football team lost a disappointing 12-0 game to the McIntosh County team Tuesday in Ludowici.
Riding on the arm of Savannah Christian's Russell DeMassi, the Red Raiders defeated the Long County Blue Tide football team 44-26 Friday.
The varsity soccer team at First Presbyterian Christian Academy has set a new record. They are the only second-year team without a senior class representative that has made it to the final four in the Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) state playoffs.
The Tigers donned on their chemical suits and neutralized the Johnson Atomsmashers in a spectacular 56-6 victory in Savannah on Saturday night.
Powerhouse plays and a tough-standing defense brought the Panthers back into the winners' column with a slashing 42-7 victory over the Richmond Hill Wildcats on Friday.
Long County High School Blue Tide lost to Savannah Christian 44-26 Friday night. With the loss, the Blue Tide will have to play spoilers for the remainder of the year, as their hopes of a 2-AA playoff berth realistically ended. Read Wednesday's Courier for more information.
Being able to show your school colors and mascot during an athletic event is part showing your school pride.
Savannah Christian defeated the Long County Tide 44-26.
"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.
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.