Liberty County improved to 5-1 in Region 3-AAA (A) and 15-4 overall with its 68-35 win at Burke County.
GARDEN CITY - It appeared that history would repeat itself Friday night, but Bradwell Institute boys basketball coach David Jones and his Tigers were determined not to fall prey to Groves again and withstood a second half rally to defeat the Runnin' Rebels 60-45.
The Lady Panthers hosted the Camden County Wildcats last Saturday and were able to hold on in a game that came down to free-throws for the win (45-42). The key for the Panthers was the teamwork between no. 12, Kourtney Alexander and no. 14 Nisha Adams. On several occasions Alexander was able to pass the ball to Adams who had positioned herself for the lay up at the basket and points scored.
It's less than three weeks away from national signing day and perennial Division I-AA football powerhouse Georgia Southern has found a coach.
SAVANNAH - The Beach Bulldogs showed Bradwell Institute why they are the top dogs in Region 3-AAAAA with an 86-52 win Tuesday night at the Dawghouse.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders are proud to announce a new addition to their varsity basketball team. Michael Brown, a freshman, is the new Highlander on campus at FPCA.
By Patrick Donahue
GUYTON - The Liberty County Panthers' size proved to be the difference in a 70-59 win at The Corral, sending the South Effingham Mustangs (7-10, 2-3) to their fourth straight loss and third in Region 3-AAA.
SAVANNAH - The Bradwell Lady Tigers played Beach close for the first half but the Bulldogs dominated the boards and pulled away in the second half to win the Region 3-AAAAA contest Tuesday night, 48-37.
Bradwell Institute's soccer teams had a split with Calvary Day on Tuesday at Olvey Field. The girls lost, 6-0, but the Tiger boys won, 5-1, to start the season 2-0. At Liberty County on Tuesday, the Lady Panthers topped Toombs County, 2-0, for their first win of the season.
Two points separated the Region 3-AAAA champion from the second-place team. Unfortunately for fans of Liberty County High School boys' basketball, that advantage went in Glenn Hills' favor.
Members of the community gathered at the Liberty Performing Arts Center Friday to celebrate the accomplishments of Liberty County High School senior Raekwon McMillan, who has committed to play football for Ohio State University.
The first time Liberty played Brunswick a month ago, the Panthers lost by only a bucket. Thursday's game, during Liberty's opener at Statesboro High School's annual Christmas tournament, was decidedly different.
Lady Tide softball players were recognized at the recent Long County High School Fall Sports Banquet.
Within a matter of hours after the United States Military Academy announced that Georgia Southern head football coach Jeff Monken is going to be the next coach at Army, GSU officials held a press conference to address the coaching search Tuesday at Paulson Stadium's Bishop Field House.
The Long County High School basketball teams on Friday split with Toombs County in Ludowici, as the boys picked up a win, while the girls fell.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' basketball team claimed second place at the Sherwood Tournament on Dec. 20-21 in Albany.
Reashas Stokes and Malcolm Dingle combined to score more than half Bradwell's points during the Tigers' two recent games.
Reports on Sunday indicated that Georgia Southern head football coach Jeff Monken will become the next head coach at the United States Military Academy.
Richmond Hill High School got some good news and some not-so-good news earlier this week when the Georgia High School Association's reclassification committee met in Thomaston.
The Bradwell Tigers closed out their slate of home games last Friday and celebrated the senior football players despite a loss to Region 3-AAAAA rival Richmond Hill.
Former South Georgia King and Liberty County Recreation Department basketball coach Shane Smith has been hired as the new boys' varsity basketball coach at First Presbyterian Christian Academy.
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The Long County High School football team destroyed the Jeff Davis County Yellow Jackets, 47-14, on Friday at home. Vanda Vereen Jr. scored four touchdowns in the homecoming victory, and Brendon Scott tacked on three more, giving the Veterans Stadium crowd many reasons to cheer.