It has become an annual event for Richmond Hill baseball. Carrabba's dinner and meet the team are as recognizable to Wildcat baseball as hotdogs and sand gnats. Last Tuesday night at the Richmond Hill High School cafeteria the local restaurant prepared meals for take out and dine in while head coach Mitchell Curry introduced his 2007 team to a room full of parents, boosters and administrators.
After their season opener against Statesboro was cancelled due to lighting issues, the RHHS girls' soccer team is off to a strong start.
Richmond Hill's boys and girls soccer teams kicked off their respective seasons last weekend at the Effingham Jamboree. The Lady Wildcats went 2-0-1, picking up a 4-0 win over Brunswick. Laura Nunnery scored twice on assists from Allison Synder and Katie Berry while Lori Barnes scored on an assist from Lauren Regan and Lauren Hall kicked in an unassisted goal. Keeper Sarah Parker finished with five saves. The Wildcats went 0-1-2. Richmond Hill ...
Though they've faced some tough matches, the RHHS boys' soccer team remains undefeated so far this season.
The Lady Redskins traveled to Savannah Country Day School last Wednesday. Unfortunately, their season ended in a loss to the Lady Hornets 45-8. Missed shots proved to be the undoing of the Lady Skins.
Although the Richmond Hill girls basketball team were eliminated in the first round the state playoffs in Columbus after a 70-20 loss to Columbus this past Friday, coach Wade Wright said they still have every reason to be proud.
The BCHS Redskins traveled to the Region 3A tournament in Savannah last Wednesday evening. The seeding dictated that the Redskins play number 2 ranked Emanuel County.
Love was in the air for a number of Richmond Hill residents in February, and it didn't revolve solely around Valentine's Day.
The BCHS tennis teams, under Head Coach Tommy Gibbs, have gotten off to a great start. With four competitions each under their belt, they each boast three victories.
Just a little over two months ago the Richmond Hill High School wrestling team was founded.
At the region tournament in Augusta on Wednesday, Feb. 14, the Richmond Hill High School girls basketball team defeated the highly touted Butler team to win a trip to the state playoffs.
It has been a rough but amazing season for the Bryan County Redskins, finishing their schedule with 5 wins and 19 losses. Last Tuesday night, the Redskins found a victory against Pierce County 44-34, but lost an exciting game to Claxton 40-37 Friday night. Saturday night's game saw another loss 52-41 against Metter.
Although the Richmond Hill boys finished the season as they started it, with another two losses in the final week, two of many that have piled up this season, throughout they have played hard, held their heads high, and respected each other as a team. On Saturday night against Jenkins, senior night, they respected those players who will be moving on.
With games last Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday nights the Bryan County Lady Redskins end their regular season with 3 wins and 21 losses. The Pierce County Lady Bears trampled the Lady 'Skins 43-36 on Tuesday night, while the Claxton Lady Tigers pounced on the BCHS girls 50-46 Friday. Saturday night, the last game of the regular season, the Lady Redskins came close, but couldn't pull out the win against Metter 45-43.
Richmond Hill Lady Wildcats coach Wade Wright said his team has three mottos.
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.