CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Jimmie Johnson was the clear favorite to win last season's Nextel Cup championship, an easy pick after coming so very close so many times before.
The Lady Panthers traveled to Savannah to take on St. Vincent's Benedictine Tuesday and came up with an impressive win.
STATESBORO - New Georgia Southern University head football coach Chris Hatcher announced that Jeff Beckles will remain on his coaching staff.
STATESBORO - Six games in Paulson Stadium and a regular season finale at Colorado State University highlight the 2007 Georgia Southern football schedule. Director of Athletics Sam Baker announced the schedule last week, following approval by the University Athletics Committee.
The Bradwell Institute Tigers had their three-game win streak snapped in a heartbreaking loss to Wayne County this past Saturday, in Hinesville. The Tigers fell by a score of 45-47 to the Yellow Jackets.
The Long County Blue Tide boys basketball team got a little help in the 2-AA region race Friday when the McIntosh County Buccaneers beat the Appling County Pirates by a score of 55-47.
It was military appreciation night Friday as the Bradwell Boys hosted the Jenkins Warriors.
Bradwell's Lady Tigers rallied from a struggling first half, to win big (53-29) over the Jenkins Warriors on Friday night.
By Jimmy Currier
After losing seven of eight basketball games, Liberty County has rebounded by winning four of their last five and they are hungry for more.
Former Long County High School baseball coach Albert Lodge was inducted into the Georgia Dugout Hall of Fame at a ceremony held at the Sheraton in Midtown Atlanta. on Saturday.
Long County showed every one that the early part of their season was not indicative of how well they could play, as they won their fourth game in a row this past Tuesday.
AUGUSTA - Georgia College & State University has been selected as the preseason favorite to capture the 2007 Peach Belt Conference baseball championship in a poll of the league's head coaches released on Friday.
GARDEN CITY - Groves scored the game's opening basket 91 seconds into the game and never relinquished the lead in the Lady Rebels' 51-44 win over Bradwell Institute.
Liberty County improved to 5-1 in Region 3-AAA (A) and 15-4 overall with its 68-35 win at Burke County.
Cassandra Pelton of Ludowici earned first- and second-place finishes in two recent archery events, according to Evans County Junior Olympic Archery Development Archery Team coach Holly Edgar.
The ninth-grade Coastal Crew Rebels boys' basketball team went 3-0 at the Elite 32 Showcase last weekend in Marietta.
Scott's All*Stars collected gently used uniforms and name-brand shoes to give away at the Back to School Rally last Saturday in Riceboro.
The Liberty County YMCA has a slew of activities planned for this weekend and has a new boxing class open for registration.
'Hank' White golf tourney tees off Aug. 2
New social-media features will be incorporated into the Sun Belt Conference's media day July 22 in New Orleans as the league debuts the "Sun Belt Social Media Suite" to allow fans access and connections to media-day activities.