With a limited bullpen, from an extended game, Dustin McGowan knew he needed to go as long as he could Monday, when he and the Blue Jays took on the Boston Red Sox.
The Liberty County High School Panthers have much to cheer about after repeating history with a solid win over the Brantley County Herons Friday night.
The Associated Press Georgia high school football poll after the third week of the schedule, with first-place votes in parentheses, total points and record.
What a week for the Blue Tide, they move to number nine in the WTOC Super Eleven rankings, they rank number five in the Atlanta Constitution's List of Coolest High School Helmets, and they go to 3-0 with a win over the Wheeler County Bulldogs; things are good in Long County.
The Fort Stewart Youth Sports held a Football Jamboree this past Saturday and teams from Garden City and Long County came down to see how their teams stacked up against each other.
By Mike Riddle
The Toronto Blue Jays lost to the New York Yankees this Wednesday, and Long County native Dustin McGowan, who picked up the loss, had his first loss game in over a month.
The Panthers repeated history as they beat the Brantley County Herons 33-13 Friday night in Nahunta, making the Panthers 1-1 for the season.
Tigers vs. Coffee, 33-14
BRUNSWICK - Fierce stock car racing returns to the high banks of Golden Isles Speedway Saturday night.
The Liberty County Panthers traveled to Brantley and had a decided victory over the Herons 33-13. However the severe thunderstorms in Hinesville delayed the start of the Bradwell game by two hours. Once the lightning stopped and the skies cleared it was all Coffe County in their 33-14 victory over the Tigers.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's junior varsity soccer team traveled to Macon on Sept. 7 to compete in the B Team Showcase for the first time, and walked away the champions.
"It felt like a miracle," Liberty County resident Leroy Strickland said, referring to the hole-in-one that landed him a 2007 Suzuki on Saturday.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's boys are looking to close out the basketball season with a 10-0 region 2-AA mark.
Liberty County High School's soccer teams played Toombs County High for their pre-season scrimmages Friday night.
The Bradwell Institute basketball teams wrapped up the regular season Tuesday by splitting Region 3-AAAAA games at Statesboro.
Liberty County High School's Lady Panther basketball team went 1-1 last week, while the Panther boys' team won its two games.
The Long County High School boys' and girls' basketball teams dropped their final games of the regular season Friday against Benedictine Military School and St. Vincent's Academy in Savannah.
The Bradwell Institute soccer teams lost their scrimmages Tuesday against Wayne County in Jesup.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy swimmers did well at the Georgia Independent School Association State Meet on Jan. 30 at Georgia Tech in Atlanta.
The We Run It track team competed at the Eastern High School Classic on Jan. 31 at the University of North Carolina.
STATESBORO, Ga. - The Georgia Southern football team added 22 student-athletes in the 2015 Signing Day Class as announced by Head Coach Willie Fritz.
GSU football season-ticket renewal deadline approaching