Next month, five local men will be inducted into the Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame. The annual induction ceremony and banquet is set for 7 p.m. Dec. 11 at Club Stewart.
HOUSTON - Mike Hampton, who has spent six injury-marred years with the Atlanta Braves, is set to return to the Houston Astros, reaching a preliminary agreement on a $2 million, one-year contract.
Friday, Nov. 21
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) _ Georgia's equestrian team will soon have a new home.Athletic director Damon Evans says the Georgia athletic association has signed a contract to purchase a horse farm in Bishop, Ga., about 12 miles from the campus in Athens.Georgia riders will train and compete at the High Point Farm facility as soon as February.Georgia added equestrian as an intercollegiate varsity sport in 2001. The team has trained and competed at the Animal Science Arena on campus since 2002.High Point was the training site for the U.S. dressage team which competed in the ...
RALEIGH, N.C. - The question followed Paul Johnson ever since Georgia Tech hired him: Would his spread-option offense work at the highest level of college football?
SAN DIEGO - The Atlanta Falcons lost three fumbles. Their powerful running back, Michael Turner, was stuffed on fourth-and-goal from the 1.
ATHENS - Georgia Tech had not beaten Georgia since 2000, and it wasn't looking good when the Yellow Jackets trailed by 16 points at halftime.
LUDOWICI - It wasn't supposed to be street ball, but when the ladies of local rivals Bradwell Institute and Long County hit the basketball court Tuesday night, it was apparent the game would be physical.
Liberty County's girls basketball team evened its record at 1-1 after beating Long County 57-46 on Saturday.
Liberty County's boys basketball team improved to 2-0 with a 76-65 win over Long County on Saturday.
Still celebrating their second-place finish in the Region 3-AAA softball standings, Liberty County had its postseason banquet recently.
SAVANNAH - Jordan McRae scored 17 points and Rion Brown added 13 to lead Liberty County's basketball team past Windsor Forest 70-59 on Tuesday, the opening day of the Joe Green Tip-Off Tournament at Beach High in Savannah.
Long County High School football player Ricky Rivera wore No. 1 on his jersey this past season and by the season's end, that number also represented his standing in the state as a receiver.
The Jay Smiley Memorial Golf Tournament will be Saturday at Cherokee Rose Country Club.