Bryan County High School track coach Blake Nesmith wanted his teams to be in position to win region titles during this week's Region 2-AA meet at Savannah State University.
The Georgia Southern football team that takes the field on Aug. 31 against Savannah State in the 2013 season opener, won't likely resemble the squad that has practiced throughout the spring and took the field last Saturday for the Blue/White scrimmage.
Brian Strahan threw a three-hit, complete game shutout and catcher Justin Henle drove in the only run of the game as Richmond Hill High School (11-12, 10-2 Region 3-AAAAA) beat Glynn Academy 1-0 on Tuesday in an important 3-AAAAA baseball game.
Richmond Hill High School fell, 5-4, to visiting Statesboro in a nonregion baseball game Saturday at Wildcat Field.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Hunters and others recently may have heard one of multiple news sources claim that the deer season length was to be reduced in the 2013-14 hunting year.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Hunters and other interested citizens can review proposed changes to hunting regulations for the 2013-14 and 2014-15 hunting seasons.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division encourages hunters to review important turkey-hunting safety tips before hitting the woods.
Bryan County High School pulled out a 9-8 win over host Bacon County on Tuesday night. Brandon Albright picked up the win for the Redskins. Nathan Leggett recorded the save. Dalton Raulerson hit a 3-run homer in top of the second to give the Redskins the lead and they continued to push runs across the plate each inning. In Hinesville, strong pitching and 13 hits combined for a 13-2 win for Richmond Hill over Bradwell ...
MARIETTA - The Georgia State Games and the Georgia Sports Foundation have created the Scholastic Sports Olympiad to encourage competition and physical fitness in Georgia schools.
The baseball program at Richmond Hill High School enters its first year in Class AAAAA minus some key contributors from last year's 13-12 squad, including Armstrong Atlantic State University signees Nathan Ward and Ryan Esenwein.
Mark Wilson already has one turnaround to his credit at Bryan County High School, having taken the football Redskins from 0-10 in 2010 to 6-4 in 2011.
Led by two top six finishers, Richmond Hill High School finished No. 20 in Class AAAAA at the state traditional wrestling tournament in Macon.
For at least nine months out of each of the last four years, Ethan Wampler put in about 20 hours a week working toward a single goal.
Richmond Hill High School (11-16) takes on Jones County (19-9) tonight in Gray in the first round of the boys' state Class AAAAA basketball tournament.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Hunter-education graduates can "give it a shot" with a free three-month pass to any of the 18 Department of Natural Resources shooting ranges in Georgia.
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.