Saturday the Long County boys basketball team played the McIntosh County Buccaneers in Baxley for the Region 2-AA Tournament Championship, and lost in double over-time 55-64.
As the bulldozers tear on, the faculty, staff and students of Liberty County High School look to the future, as a new football field will soon become a fixture of Panther pride.
Swimmer Hyeon Lee competed in the state championships last weekend and was ranked in the top 15 in the state.
Let's try it again. Last Thursday's home opener for Bradwell Institute's track team was cancelled because of rain, so the Tiger coaches and athletes hope the rain holds off tomorrow when McIntosh County Academy and Long County come to Hinesville for a 4 p.m. track meet.
Few sports figures are more admired in the Peach State than Mark Richt.
The Long County boy's basketball team advanced to the Region 2-AA Tournament finals this past Friday in Baxley with a sound win over the Savannah Christian Raiders, 61-52.
The Long County Blue Tide girl's basketball team played in the Region 2-AA Tournament last Thursday and Friday and felt both the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.
Members of the Hinesville Hurricanes semi-pro football team met on Saturday for orientation and to discuss the upcoming season.
Both Long County boys and girls teams compete in the first round of the state play-off tournament this weekend.
Baseball teams at both Bradwell Institute and Liberty County High School are gearing up for the start of their seasons. Both scrimmage Friday night. To bring you a little of the atmosphere around the practices, we took a sound recorder out to LCHS's batting cage Monday evening. The coach you hear giving tips to his players is Steven Cottrell.
First Presbyterian made a mark during its first year with a varsity boys basketball team. With sheer determination, this young team went out and impressed the crowd and the coaches.
The Bradwell Tigers baseball team has begun workouts and practice in preparation for an upcoming scrimmage against Bryan County on Feb. 23.
Liberty County Recreation Department Youth Basketball Leagues went into playoffs this past week. Here are some results:
Lady Tigers lose by two
Liberty County High School lost, 34-26, Friday to Wayne County. The loss drops the Panthers to 6-2 overall and 0-2 in Region 3A-AAAA.
The Crisp Academy Wildcats showed their true stripes Friday night, defeating the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders, 56-14, at Long Bell Stadium in Hinesville. The top-seeded team in Region 2-A of the Georgia Independent School Association pushed the ball downfield with ease, running up a 28-0 halftime lead.
A week after losing an opportunity to claim a Region 3-AAAAA title, Richmond Hill rebounded to defeat Bradwell Institute, 28-14, and ruin the Tigers senior football players' last home game.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The 2013-14 Georgia Hunting Seasons and Regulations Guide is available online and in print, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division recently announced.
The Savannah Coastal Refuges Complex is proposing to collect beginning July 1, 2014, a once-per-season, $25 hunt-permit fee from any individual wanting to participate in any or all complex hunts.