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Tide excited about new weight room

When the new school year rolls around, Long County High School athletes will have access to a new weight room and, according to Blue Tide head football coach Kyle Wilson, the new facility is a welcome addition.

July 22, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Rebels headed to nationals

The 16U St. James Coastal Crew Rebels are headed to the Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla., to compete in the 2009 AAU National Tournament. According to head coach Ernie Walthour, the team stands a good chance of placing among the top squads, especially with the addition of JaQwan Raymond, a 6' 2" junior shooting guard from Statesboro High, and the return of key players Alex Reid and Jordan Johnson.

July 20, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


HAPfan foundation to help golfers in Long, Liberty

Mabel Creel loved to play golf, and play golf she did. If anyone has ever played a round of golf in this area, especially at the Cherokee Rose Country Club, they know of Creel. The right-hander played golf for more years than she could remember and even during the last days of her life, she encouraged her friends and family by telling them, "You have to play the ball where it lies."

July 20, 2009 | Mike Riddle | Sports


2 from Team Hinesville going international

Team Hinesville weightlifters, Kayla Rand and Mack Brunson, are the first members of the local weightlifting squad to earn bids to international meets. Rand is headed to Chile for the 2009 Pan-Am 17U Championships in September and Brunson will go to Canada in November for the Quebec Junior Championship.

July 20, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Dickerson camp preps future pros

Ladder drills, up/downs, tackling pads and a lot of laughter were at the forefront of Thursday morning's session on the first day of the 2009 Cedric Dickerson Football Camp at Long Bell Stadium in Hinesville. With nearly 40 kids in attendance, professional football player Cedric Dickerson, his cousin and Cincinnati Bengals draft pick Michael Johnson and cousin and semi-professional player Chris Jones, led the campers through drill stations, working on the fundamentals of football.

July 17, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Blue Jays’ McGowan report not good

The Toronto Blue Jays released more bad news July 5 concerning pitcher Dustin McGowan, a Long County High School alum and former Blue Tide hurler.

July 17, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Sorensen wins 12th tour stage

VITTEL, France - Denmark's Nicki Sorensen has won the 12th stage of the Tour de France, with Lance Armstrong, Alberto Contador and overall leader Rinaldo Nocentini among those in the chasing pack.

July 17, 2009 | Associated Press | Sports


Running out of time, Favre steps up training

HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Brett Favre acknowledged he's "running out of time" to decide whether he'll play for the Minnesota Vikings this season.

July 17, 2009 | Chris Talbott Associated Press | Sports


’Canes clip Red Dawgs by one

The Red Dawgs couldn't escape the category five storm the Hinesville Hurricanes brought to Anderson, S.C., on Saturday. The 'Canes took a one-point lead to win their second away game, 14-13.

July 14, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Tide play seven-on-seven tourney

The Long County High School football team went to Camden County last Friday where they participated in a seven-on-seven football tournament. The action gave fans a sneak peek at the up-and-coming stars for the 2009 season.

July 14, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Former Tiger to hit WNBA milestones

Former Lady Tiger and current WNBA Los Angeles Sparks player Delisha Milton-Jones is among several players looking to hit WNBA milestones this season.

July 14, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Cavendish wins 10th stage of tour

ISSOUDUN, France - Teammates Alberto Contador and Lance Armstrong remained second and third in the Tour de France after a technology-free day of riding in which Britain's Mark Cavendish won the 10th stage.

July 14, 2009 | Associated Press | Sports


Pettis exploring life after the AFL

When the economy forced the commissioners of the Arena Football League to cancel the 2009 season, the fans and the players were left with a summer without football.

July 13, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Tide football camp focuses on fun

The Long County High School football team had its annual Junior Blue Tide Football Camp, and according to head coach Kyle Wilson, it went over well with the participants.

July 13, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Three Kings shine at 5 Star Camp

Roughly 180 basketball players attended the 5 Star Basketball Camp at the University of Central Florida during the last weekend in June, and the skills of three players representing the 14U South Georgia Kings of Hinesville earned the athletes several accolades.

July 13, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


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Bradwell soccer lose to Richmond Hill

Bradwell Institute boys and girls soccer teams lost their match on Tuesday against Richmond Hill High School.

April 12, 2017 | Daniel Waugh | Sports


Third Lady Highlander signs to play college soccer

With family, coaches and friends looking on, Mary Kathryn Whitney signed a letter of intent to play soccer for Georgia Military College in the fall.

April 11, 2017 | By Marcia Graham Correspondent | Sports


FPCA continues soccer streak, sweeps Robert Toombs

The FPCA soccer squads swept Robert Toombs Christian Academy squads Tuesday. The Highlander boys won 8-0 and the girls 5-0 in the lopsided away games.

April 10, 2017 | By Marcia Graham Correspondent | Sports


Blue Tide gets its first region soccer title

The Long County High School boys soccer team beat Tattnall County 3-1 Tuesday, winning its first Region 2-AAA championship.

April 10, 2017 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Liberty falls twice, Bradwell splits games

Liberty County baseball competed in two contests Thursday and Friday against Calvary Day and Long County High School while Bradwell took on Brunswick in two ...

April 10, 2017 | By Daniel Waugh | Sports


Tide play No. 4 Pierce County close

Long County baseball players knew Tuesday's game against No. 4 Pierce County would be tough. But the Blue Tide held their own, falling by ...

April 10, 2017 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Tide soccer teams honor seniors at final home game

March 28 was Senior Night at Long County High School as the soccer teams ended the 2017 home schedule.

April 07, 2017 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


All Sports Physicals here April 15`

March's theme for the Month for Athletic Trainers was "Your Protection is Our Priority."

April 07, 2017 | By John Murat, ATC Special to the Courier | Sports


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