The Savannah Sand Gnats minor-league baseball team will move to Columbia, South Carolina, following the current baseball season, according to a news release on the team's website Thursday.
Riceboro native DeLisha Milton-Jones has re-signed with the Atlanta Dream, according to a news release issued by the WNBA franchise.
Lady Panther sprinter Destiny Hall signed a letter of intent Friday to run track for Savannah State University at the high school's media center.
Liberty County High School Lady Panther basketball player Jaelynn James will remain a Lady Panther for her collegiate basketball career now that she has penned her name to a scholarship to play at LaGrange College in Valdosta.
Long County High School has had its share of success in sports.
Soccer camp planned
Bradwell Institute had several track members selected to the first-team All-Coastal Empire track team according to Tiger boys' track coach DeAndre Davis.
On May 16, the Mission Possible Basketball Team of Connection Church in Hinesville defeated the FIA Basketball Team of Richmond Hill 42-29 in the championship game to win the annual Liberty County Relay for Life Basketball Tournament.
Bradwell Institute finished its spring-football practice with its Blue-White scrimmage Saturday morning on Freedom Field at Lewis Frasier Middle School.
The Long County High School football team wrapped up spring football Friday with the annual Blue and White game.
Six Bradwell Institute baseball players were selected for 2015 All-Region 3-AAAAA honors.
The Bradwell Institute boys' track team placed 11th overall at the Georgia Olympics track meet last weekend in Jefferson.
Soccer camp planned
The Coastal Crew Rebels eighth-grade team went 3-0 in the "Mayhem-In-May" Basketball Showcase on May 9 in Albany.
The Scott's All*Stars eighth- and ninth-grade boys' basketball teams recently placed at Scott's All*Stars sixth annual classic May 9-10.
An overtime loss prevented the St. James Coastal Crew 12U Rebels basketball team from playing in the championship last weekend at a tournament in Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Six Scott's All*stars' basketball players participated in a recent Duke University basketball camp.
MARIETTA - The Georgia State Games Cycling Championships road race will take place July 11. The criterium and time trials will follow on July 12.
STATESBORO - Eight Georgia Southern football student-athletes have been named preseason All-Sun Belt by Athlon Sports, and the Eagles have been picked second in the conference by the publication.
At about this time last year, Georgia Southern football fans were getting pretty antsy about the upcoming season.
Bradwell Institute head football coach Greg Hill's first season with the Tigers didn't go exactly like he planned, as the Tigers went 0-10.
Former Liberty County High School basketball player Jordan McRae will be playing for the Philadelphia 76ers for the 2015 Las Vegas Summer League, according to sixers.com.
High-school baseball gives kids opportunities to learn the game and play at a competitive level. However, a school season is limited to only a couple of months, and most teams don't have the staff to offer players the specific individualized training that makes them more marketable to college teams.
The Liberty County Recreation Department Mite boys' All-Star baseball team won the Georgia Recreation & Parks Association District 2 Championship June 23 in Waycross.
The Bradwell Institute football players are selling discount cards to raise funds for the upcoming season.
High-school head football coaches from southeast Georgia were celebrated recently at CrabDaddy's Restaurant on St. Simon's Island by In the Game High School Sports Magazine.
Growing up with two older sisters and a younger one, all athletic and competitive and all into soccer, can make it difficult to carve your own niche in the household.
The Long County Diamond Club will host its third annual Long County Baseball Golf Tournament on Aug. 8 at the Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville. The club is seeking sponsors. For more information, call David Stapleton at 432-6149 or Phil Swindell at 912-977-0000.
June was a busy month for the Liberty County Panthers football team.
The Long County Recreation Department is hosting its first Baseball Academy of Hope baseball camp.