Columbus Northern knocked off Martinez Evans 11-4 and Warner Robins downed Murphey Candler 8-1 in the third round of pool play in the 2013 Georgia Little League 11/12 State Championship Tournament in Richmond Hill.
Warner Robins (3-0) knocked off host Coastal Little League (0-2) 13-3 in five innings late Monday night in pool play on the third day of the Georgia Little League 11/12 State Championship Tournament in Richmond Hill.
Results from Day 2 of the Georgia Little League World Series 11/12 Championship Tournament played Sunday in Richmond Hill.
By Jeff Whitten
MARION, Mass. (July 19, 2013) – Hot and humid temperatures settled on Buzzards Bay with gusty winds, as the 42-boat Laser Radial fleet completed three more races on the final day of racing at the 2013 U.S. Junior Women's Singlehanded Championship (USJWSC), hosted by the Beverly Yacht Club in Marion, Mass. Dana Rohde (Richmond Hill, Ga.) led from start to finish and won her first Nancy Leiter Clagett Memorial Trophy in her fifth attempt.
Richmond Hill-based Georgia Game Changers Running Company held a run Saturday morning to honor those who put out fires and sometimes die in the effort.
The Bryan County High School softball team hosted its biggest fundraiser of the season July 9-10 at Hendrix Park.
The Richmond Hill Area Tennis Association's 14U and 18U junior tennis teams have advanced to the Georgia USTA Junior State Championship.
Baseball at Hendrix Park is as American as apple pie and fireworks on the Fourth of July. Check out some of the teams who call Hendrix Park home in the July 6 issue of the Bryan County News.
South Bryan Recreation Department's annual end of season baseball tournament led to team photos of the first- and second-place finishers. See more and see Hendrix Park team photos as well in past, present and future issues of the Bryan County News.
MIDWAY - Ernie Walthour Sr., an area youth-sports supporter and well-known community member, was found dead around 1:30 a.m. Monday outside a Midway mobile home, the apparent victim of an armed robbery, according to Liberty County Sheriff Steve Sikes.
Congressman Jack Kingston, R-Ga., played third base for the Republican team in the annual Congressional Baseball Game for Charity held June 13 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.
The 2012 Georgia 11/12-year-old state championship is now three weeks away. Ten teams from districts around the state will descend on Richmond Hill looking for the right to represent Georgia in the southeast region tournament in Warner Robins and, quite possibly, the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa., in August. Stay tuned. Better yet, get involved by calling Kay Green at 756-4075.
The Hendrix Park 14U Girls softball team won the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association District 2 Class C tournament in Baxley on Tuesday. The team went undefeated in the tournament and now goes on to play July 11-13 in Madison for the GRPA state Class C title.
Hendrix Park football, soccer, cheerleading
Richmond Hill High School girls' basketball underwent a change in leadership over the offseason when former girls' coach Elizabeth Bennett stepped down to take an assistant principal's job at Richmond Hill Middle School.
WAYCROSS - Commercial fishermen can take to the water at 6 a.m. Jan. 1, which is the opening day of the state's shad season, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division. Shad season runs through midnight Monday, March 31.
Bryan County High School's Nick Scott and Richmond Hill High School's Nick Fitzgerald were named to the Georgia Sportswriters Association All-State football team, it was announced Sunday.
Bryan County High School catcher Logan Harrell had a career year in 2013.
Bryan County High School's basketball teams will be home for the holidays this Christmas, thanks to the Bryan County Classic beginning Friday.
Richmond Hill High School quarterback Nick Fitzgerald was named the Region 3-AAAAA Player of the Year by the region's coaches, it was announced recently
Richmond Hill High School will scrimmage high-powered Camden County in football the next two seasons, RHHS Athletic Director Mickey Bayens said.
No other football team in the history of Richmond Hill has done what the 12U Wildcat team has done - bring home a state title.
If Brendan Vasher weren't such an accomplished runner, he'd like to become a serious golfer.
Lady 'Skins drop heartbreakers
Wildcats get win
It was a mixed bag Tuesday night for Richmond Hill High School and Bryan County High School, as far as home openers go. The Lady Wildcats (2-1) knocked off Liberty County 46-39 behind 15 points from Keeara Jackson and 10 from Hannah Riley. The boys, meanwhile, fell 68-42 to the Panthers. Daniel Wilder was the only Wildcat in double figures. In Pembroke, the Redskins took on McIntosh County Academy in 2-AA acation. The boys' fell 82-37 to drop to 1-1 on the season while the girls lost 65-39 to fall to 1-2. Both RHHS and BCHS were on the road ...
BCHS catcher Logan Harrell was one of two players from Region 2-AA to earn All-State honors, it was announced Thursday by her coach, Al Butler.
Call it a mixed blessing.
There's never a dull day for the athletic director of a Football Bowl Subdivision program.