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Panthers draw against Calvary

The Men and Lady Soccer Panthers both ended their game against Calvary with a tie in regulation in Monday's game at Lewis Fraiser Park. The men tied the score 1-1 while the ladies remained scoreless in their battle. Currently the ladies have two wins, four losses and two ties. The men have one win, one tie and six losses to date.

March 20, 2008 | By Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


State title was 43 years in the wait

The First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders brought home something Saturday Liberty County had not seen for 43 years - a state basketball championship.

March 20, 2008 | By Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Atlanta Braves launch All-Star Student Achievers Program presented by Chick-Fil-A

The Atlanta Braves and Chick-Fil-A have teamed up to reward students for academic excellence with the All-Star Student Achievers Program.

March 19, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Green Bay Packers QB Brett Favre retires after 17 seasons

After flirting with retirement for years, Brett Favre means it this time. The Green Bay Packers quarterback quit after a 17-season career in which he dazzled fans with his grit, heart and rocket of an arm.

March 19, 2008 | By Chris Jenkins AP Sports Writer | Sports


Falcons release Warrick Dunn after signing Turner

ATLANTA- The Atlanta Falcons released running back Warrick Dunn on Monday, one day after signing free agent Michael Turner.

March 19, 2008 | Associated Press | Sports


FPCA brings title home to Hinesville

The First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders toppled number one ranked Bethesda 54-49 Saturday afternoon to bring the GISA state championship trophy home to Hinesville.

March 18, 2008 | By Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Panthers suffer heartbreaking loss at Elite Eight

Jarvis Jones nearly handed Saturday's Class AAA

March 18, 2008 | By David Ching of the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer Special to the Courier | Sports


Local baseball round up

Bradwell Tigers

March 16, 2008 | By Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Tide tame the Tigers

The bats were in full swing for the Long County Blue Tide baseball team Friday night as they slugged their way to a 9-5 victory over the visiting Bradwell Tigers.

March 16, 2008 | By Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Blue Tide Basketball Team Season Ends In Quarter-Finals

The Long County High School boys basketball team's quest for a state championship came to a dismal end Friday night in Savannah.

March 16, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | Sports


Panthers dropped out by three-points

Despite holding a slight lead through the fourth quarter, the Liberty County Panthers' season came to an abrupt end at the hands of Carver-Columbus tonight as they lost a close and competitive game by only three-points (66-63). Nonetheless the Panthers had a spectacular season making it to the Elite Eight. Full details in Wednesday's Coastal Courier.

March 16, 2008 | By Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


BI hosts track meet

Bradwell Institute hosted a track meet on Feb. 27, where Antonio Allen (middle) posted the fastest time in the 300-yard hurdles at 43.78 seconds.

March 16, 2008 | Staff report | Sports


South Georgia Kings develop talent, academic prowess

The AAU South Georgia Kings basketball team is gearing up for their tournament season, showcasing the talented squad of players from Liberty County, Savannah and the surrounding areas.

March 16, 2008 | By Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Highlanders to battle rival Bethesda for state title

Joey Bell scored a First Presbyterian Christian Academy record 44-points and Terrence Alston had a school record 18 assists in Thursday's 96-58 victory over Fullington Academy.

March 15, 2008 | By Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Blue Tide Make Elite-8 with 77-72 Win Over Wildcats

LUDOWICI -- The Long County boys basketball team had to make up a 13-point deficit late in the game to beat the Laney High School Wildcats Tuesday night.

March 14, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


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Mites take 3rd in state

Liberty County Recreation Department's Mite Boys' All-Star A Team took third place overall at the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association State Tournament. The state tournament took place Wednesday through Friday in Waycross.

July 13, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Ex-FPCA pitcher leads collegiate team in wins

Richard Lovelady is leading the Ocean State Waves in wins so far this season. Lovelady, the former First Presbyterian Christian Academy hurler, is 3-0 for the Waves, the New England Collegiate Baseball League team he started playing for this summer.

July 13, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Fun with fundamentals

Robert Sapp made his mark coaching college-baseball players.

July 11, 2015 | By Paul Floeckher Correspondent | Sports


Getting a taste of Europe

For the past three years, soccer coach Gavin Asteghene has come to Hinesville to teach young players how to up their games.

July 08, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


McRae also playing in Utah league

Jordan McRae is poised to prove he deserves a spot in the NBA this season.

July 08, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Ohio State blog lists McMillan as ‘breakout player’

Buckeyes sophomore linebacker Raekwon McMillan made the list of Ohio State's 2015 breakout players, according to ElevenWarriors.com writer Tim Shoemaker.

July 08, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


John put on Indianapolis’ 90-man roster

After being placed on injured reserve with the Indianapolis Colts last year in his rookie season, former Bradwell Institute and Georgia State University offensive lineman Ulrick John has made the NFL team's 90-man roster.

July 08, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Sports Briefs

'Pig drop' fundraiser set

July 08, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Thornton volunteers at Russell Wilson camp at NC State

Liberty County High School alumnus and current North Carolina State running back Shadrach Thornton was one of 12 Wolfpack players who volunteered in the Russell Wilson Passing Academy on June 23 at Carter-Finlay Stadium in Raleigh, North Carolina.

July 08, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Two coaches join men’s basketball staff

STATESBORO - Georgia Southern men's basketball head coach Mark Byington has announced the hiring of Ben Betts and Rob Burke to his staff for the 2015-16 season.

July 08, 2015 | By Ga. Southern AMR | Sports


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