The Liberty County High School boys' basketball team will host the first round of the state playoffs.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern baseball's annual "Evening with the All-Stars" has been a hit from its inception, and the long line of star power that has headlined the event continues to be a tribute to the popularity of a night that never fails to jump-start another spring on the diamond.
Long County Lady Tide soccer player Nakia Hunter penned her name Friday afternoon to play soccer at the college level for Middle Georgia State. The signing ceremony took place in the school's cafeteria.
Bradwell Institute is a scrimmage and two games into its soccer season. The Tiger teams hosted Wayne County in scrimmages Feb. 2. The girls won 1-0. The Lady Tigers opened the regular season at Ware County, where they lost 5-0 Tuesday. Friday night, the Lady Tigers hosted Coffee and won 3-1, according to maxpreps.com.
The Long County baseball team will kick off its season Tuesday at Wayne County.
On Saturday the Long County High School boys' basketball team beat Benedictine Military School 64-57 to claim the 2-AA Region Championship.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlander boys' basketball team played four games this past week, earning three wins and a loss.
With Long County hosting the Region 2-AA basketball tournament, all of the hometown fans had high hopes that both the Blue Tide and the Lady Tide could make it to the championship game on Saturday. Though both teams played well this week, after Friday night's action only the Blue Tide remained in contention for a title.
Liberty County's boys' basketball team took a decisive 86-67 win Friday night over Thomson to claim the Region 3-AAAA title in its home gymnasium.
New Hampstead did all they could to try and pull the upset of the evening in Thursday's Region 3-AAAA semi-final game against the Liberty County High School Panther boys' team. But a fourth quarter push by the Liberty boys gave them the five point advantage to win 71-66 and advance to the championship game.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlander boys' basketball team has played four games this past week earning three wins and a loss.
On Wednesday the Long County High School ladies basketball team advanced into the semifinals of the 2-AA Region basketball tournament with a 64-61 win over McIntosh County.
Bradwell Institute's basketball teams were in Camden County Monday and Tuesday for the first round of the Region 3-AAAAA tournament. Liberty County High School's girls' basketball team were in Thomson Tuesday to start their Region 3-AAAA tournament.
Long County had basketball senior night Friday, when the teams played St. Vincent's Academy and Benedictine Military School.
The 2-AA Region Basketball Tournament is in full swing this week in Ludowici. Games tipped off Tuesday night for low-seeded teams.
Bradwell Institute's boys' track team placed fourth out of 22 teams at the Beach Run Invitational held April 2 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina ...