A new local track team is placing well in statewide competitions.
Brendan Scott, Long County High School's 2014 Mike Reed Chevrolet/Coastal Courier football player of the year, was invited to attend a football camp at Harvard University. Scott attended the camp June 14 through an invitation he received from the school.
The Liberty County Recreation Department 8U baseball team won the Silver Division championship in the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association Warm-Up tournament June 13 in Glynn County.
Baseball camp set
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern head football coach Willie Fritz was named to Athlon Sports' list of 15 college-football coaches on the rise for 2015 after leading the Eagles to a Sun Belt Conference championship in their first year in the Football Bowl Subdivision.
Dana King Jr. knew he would want to coach kids someday.
The Northeast Ohio Media Group is counting down its top 50 picks of Big Ten Conference football players, and former Liberty County High School linebacker Raekwon McMillan made the list at No. 36.
Long County was well-represented on the recently announced All-Region 2-AA boys' soccer team with 10 players being recognized.
Former Bradwell Institute and current senior University of Georgia Lady Bulldog heptathlete Quintunya Chapman placed third in the NCAA National Championship Tournament held June
Long County Blue Tide baseball fundraiser
The Scott's All*Stars basketball program recently awarded two Marcus Scott/Canzola Scott $500 scholarships.
Four members of the Long County High School baseball team recently were selected for All-Region 2-AA honors.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern senior outfielder Aaron Mizell was the second Eagle selected in last week's Major League Baseball Amateur Draft after being taken in the 32nd round by the Houston Astros.
Chandler Newman was projected to be chosen in the first 10 rounds of the Major League Baseball draft, but wasn't called through its first two days.
Liberty County High School football player Richard LeCounte was among the top 100 players that was invited to the 2015 Rivals 100 Five-Star Challenge.
STATESBORO - Alan Beck has joined Georgia Southern's baseball program as the Eagles' new assistant head coach for hitting.
STATESBORO - After an offseason spent reigning over the Sun Belt Conference as 2014 champions, the Georgia Southern Eagles crossed over Beautiful Eagle Creek on Monday ...