STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern had two opportunities late in the game at a chance for the win but fell short, losing to second-ranked Appalachian State 37-36 at Paulson Stadium on Saturday (Oct. 18). The Eagles dropped to 3-4 overall and 1-3 in the Southern Conference (all three losses by a combined four points).
The Liberty County Recreation Department's wrestling team, the Mat Rats, opened up the 2008-09 season by competing at the fourth annual Early Bird Pool Style Open Wrestling Tournament down in Orange Park, Fla.
STATESBORO, Ga. --- Georgia Southern hit .356 as a team, including .500 in the first set alone in a 3-0 (25-16, 25-22, 25-13) sweep of Elon Sunday afternoon at Hanner Fieldhouse.
STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern Football returns to Paulson Stadium this Saturday (Oct. 18), in a Southern Conference showdown against Appalachian State. Kickoff is scheduled for 3 p.m. and the game will be televised live on SportSouth.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) _ Georgia and Georgia Tech were among only four schools from BCS conferences that failed to graduate at least half their football players, the NCAA says in its latest report on the academic success of student athletes.
Former Atlanta Falcons quarterback Steve Bartowski, area McDonalds owner Gary Dodd and attorney Jeff Arnold were among a slew of golfers who hit the newly developed Ricefields Golf Course on Saturday on Hampton Island to start the first annual Ronald McDonald House Charities Golf Tournament.
DJ Diller, Ashley Blakeley, Seth Golden and Ashley Foster recently competed in the 2008 Fall State Special Olympics and brought home gold and bronze medals.
Monica Lopez is a running enthusiast, according to her husband Alonso.
The Liberty County Thunder 12U traveling baseball team finished second in a tournament in Dublin on Sept. 27.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - This was supposed to be Brannan Southerland's big year.
Feb. 9 - x-Budweiser Shootout, Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Dale Earnhardt Jr.)
BRUNSWICK - Fall is here. The birds are here. It is the perfect time for the sixth annual Georgia's Colonial Coast Birding and Nature Festival, set for Oct. 9-13 on Jekyll Island.
LAS VEGAS (AP) _ Jurors who found O.J. Simpson guilty in his armed robbery trial say secret audio tapes and surveillance video swayed them more than witness accounts.
The Jaguars battled the Broncos during one of the many games featured at the 2008 Liberty County Recreation Department's football jamboree on Sept. 27. Here the Jaguar quarterback sets to toss the pigskin as a sea of mini football helmets and pads invaded Long Bell Stadium last week during the event. The cheerleaders rallied their teams with cheers and games from the pee-wee and midget league as well as the flag football teams took center stage playing games all day. In addition to football the LCRD fall sports calendar includes baseball and soccer. The Courier will posts the scores ...
It began with a photograph seen around the world.