The Richmond Hill boys and girls soccer again dominated the field on Tuesday, this time against Wayne County. The RHHS teams are on bold winning streaks which hopefully will carry over into the upcoming regional tournament.
With a win against Jenkins County fresh on their minds, the Redskins made the short trip to Claxton for a game against region opponent Claxton High School.
Taking out South Effingham 5-0 in this week's tennis match gave the RHHS boy's tennis team a first place seed in the upcoming regional playoff. The win assured them of a trip to the state playoffs.
With the heart of the region stretch upon them Richmond Hill took another positive step towards their goal of getting back to post season play by defeating McIntosh County Academy in a non-region game on Monday 14-2.
RHHS and BCHS both had golf competitions Tuesday with the Wildcats losing to Calvary at Waterford Landing and the Redskins tying with MCA at Black Creek.
The RHHS boys and girls soccer teams continue to win. On Friday, in games versus Effingham County, both Richmond Hill teams beat Effingham County by easy margins.
The Redskins' hosted region opponent Jenkins County in a home game Friday. Due in great part to the pitching excellence of Wesley Wilkes on the mound, the 'Skins were rewarded with a 2-0 win.
Big offensive innings have been Richmond Hill baseball's forte so far this season and none was bigger than a 10 run second inning at Benedictine on Friday to make a winner of Scott Strickland (4-1) and move the Wildcats into second place in region 3-AAA. The 12-6 win improved the Cats season record to 9-5, 2-1 while the Cadets fell to 4-9, 1-3.
The Richmond Hill High School Athletic Department recently honored their cross country and basketball teams with a sports banquet held in the RHHS cafeteria. Throughout the 2006-07 season, these teams have competed against some of the best teams in the state, and this event allowed the school to recognize the endeavors of these teams.
The boys and girls tennis teams needed wins over Benedictine and St. Vincent to hold on to a shot at State Playoffs.
Both the boys and girls BCHS tennis teams swept Liberty County on Monday, as they did in an earlier meeting on March 22.
The Redskin track teams were in action Wednesday versus Southeast Bulloch, Savannah Country Day, and Calvary.
The RHHS boys and girls soccer teams swept Liberty County for impressive Region 3AAA wins Tuesday.
Richmond Hill tennis teams put themselves on firm footing for the region and state playoffs this weekend with a solid defeat of another region team from near Augusta.
The RHHS boys are girls soccer teams are continuing their hot streaks, winning games against South Effingham on Friday and against Statesboro on Saturday.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - More than 300,000 hunters pursue the white-tailed deer in Georgia. As a reminder to hunters, there was a regulation change in the number of available days to take deer of either sex depending on the type of equipment used and the area of the hunt, beginning this month.
STATESBORO - Work has begun to build Georgia Southern University's $5.8 million Shooting Sports Education Center.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The period for public comments on Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division upcoming deer-management plan will end Friday.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division is offering an online course on hunter education.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Given the amount of rainfall this spring and summer, there should be lots of water and plenty of places to go duck hunting later this month, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.
The public shooting range at Richmond Hill Wildlife Management Area will close for an estimated two months beginning Nov. 15, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.
STATESBORO - The sixth annual Statesboro 5K Turkey Trot will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, in Statesboro.
Richmond Hill High School improved to 6-0 overall and 3-0 in Region 3-AAAAA with a 35-20 win over Effingham County on Friday night at Wildcat Stadium.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Georgia boat owners with expired registrations are encouraged to renew their boat decals before Oct. 24, when a new state law adding a $10 late fee for registration renewal after expiration will be implemented.
The annual Sunbury 5K Road Race is Saturday. The run, Presented by Merritt & Grinstead, Attorneys at Law, Hinesville, starts at 9 a.m. with packet pick-up at Merchants Wharf Condos.
SKIDAWAY ISLAND - More than a dozen underwater robotic vehicles called "gliders" will be launched simultaneously this month in a massive, cooperative project involving 10 East Coast research institutions, including the University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Many hunters utilize tree stands to give them a leg up on their quarry. However, sometimes these are improperly installed or show signs of wear after several years.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Those needing a hunter-education course before deer season have three options to make that happen.
COVINGTON - The Georgia Wildlife Federation, through the Foundation's State Giving Program, last week received a $35,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to assist with Georgia Hunters for the Hungry.
Free celebrations are planned in the area for National Hunting and Fishing Day on Sept. 28, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.