Renee Rogers placed fourth out of 13 competitors in her class at the All-South Bodybuilding, Figure, Physique and Bikini Championships in St. Augustine on Nov. 7-8.
Former Faith Baptist Christian Academy and Glennville native JJ Frazier is one game into his junior basketball career for the University of Georgia.
Football coaches named players who earned 2-AA All-Region honors last week.
ATHENS - The Georgia Southern Eagles have come a long way since their days of enduring double-digit losses to the Georgia Bulldogs.
Liberty County standout Richard LeCounte earned a five-star ranking from 247 Sports Thursday. The bump came after LeCounte's performance in last week's 31-22 win over Upson-Lee in the Panthers' first round state playoff game.
The 2-AA All-Region softball team was recently named and Long County had six players make the team.
Former First Presbyterian Christian Academy soccer players Rickey Gilliard, Tyler Causer and Clark Sukaratana were named to the Appalachian Athletic Conference All-Academic Team last week, according to a press release posted on Point University's athletic website.
Professional player Jordan McRae, a Liberty County graduate, has started his second season with the Delaware 87ers of the NBA-D League.
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Cartersville had three first-half turnovers and lost yards on two big sacks, but Liberty County wasn't able to convert those opportunities into points. The Panthers fell to the Hurricanes 28-7 in the second round of the state playoffs Friday night in Cartersville.
Liberty County has a long road trip for Friday's game. The Panthers advanced to round two of the state playoffs last week, beating Upson-Lee 31-22 at home.
Liberty County opened its basketball season at Bradwell Institute on Saturday when the Liberty girls lost and the Panthers won.
Long County lost basketball season openers against Wayne County Saturday.
Lady Blue Tide softball player Caitlyn Wingate signed to play for South Georgia State College during a ceremony at Long County High School Friday.
Liberty County football players Richard LeCounte and Jacquez Williams received their All-Region trophies from the Georgia High School Coaches Association last week.
Liberty County played Saturday at New Hampstead in Region 3-AAAA games. The Panthers remain undefeated in region play, beating the Phoenix 97-74. The Lady Panthers ...
The Long County boys' basketball team beat Bryan County 65-53 in Pembroke on Friday in a big Region 2-AA game.
The Long County girls' basketball team went 1-1 over the weekend, picking up a win over Bryan County and falling to Ware County.
Bradwell Institute's junior varsity boys' basketball team and Lewis Frasier's eighth-grade girls' basketball team finished as runners-up for the 23rd annual Donell Woods ...