LRS Sports is holding a high school football combine at Richmond Hill High School from 5-7 p.m. Thursday.
Like you, I tend to start really missing college football about this time of year. It's almost enough to make me a fan of The Sun Belt conference. Troy State versus Western Kentucky, anyone? Oh, wait. Troy dropped the State from its moniker. It's now Troy University. I understand why. Last time I checked, not one of the 50 states in the U.S. was called Troy.
Note to high school football fans in South Bryan: If you need a high school football fix, head over to Wildcats Stadium Thursday to check out the LRS combine. The event at Richmond Hill High School gets under way at 5 p.m. and a 7-on-7 passing tournament will begin at 6:30 p.m. Among the schools expected to be attend are South Effingham, which advanced to the state Class AAAA quarterfinals last season, Calvary Day School ...
The 2013 Mudhens of the South Bryan County Recreation Department went 15-0 in the Coastal Little League Minors Division this season. The team consists of Jackson Cantele, Jacob Wood, Justin Pollock, Matthew Reed, Zachary Frantz, Anthony Allen, Jack Messinger, Camden Bunker, Jeremy Smith, Quincy Kent and Xavier Alicea. Coaches are head coach Tony Cantele and assistant coaches Jerry Bunker and Bill Reed. The Mudhens went 12-0 during the regular season and went 3-0 during the ...
Bryan County High School recently held a basketball camp for dozens of youngsters.
Hires basketball camp The 25th Hires Wildcat Basketball Camp is June 17-21 at the Richmond Hill Recreation Gym on Timber Trail Road in Richmond Hill. Camp director is Jimmy Hires, who coached the Richmond Hill High School Wildcats to three state championships and won more than 650 games as a high school coach. The camp is for children ages 6-16. It is designed to teach fundamentals, develop individual skills and instill confidence in young players. ...
Day run at J.F. Gregory Georgia Game Changers is sponsoring a free Flag Day Father & Family Fun Run 5K at J.F. Gregory Park at 6:30 p.m. June 14, which is Flag Day. Georgia Game Changers' Sandra Elliott said she wanted to have an event that encourages fathers and their families to get out the door and get fit together, as a family. "So many Soldiers have returned recently from Afghanistan, and since it is ...
Former Bryan County High School standout Tiffany Howard was named to the 2013 freshman All-SEC team, the conference announced recently.
When it comes to high school kickers, Bryan County was blessed with two of the nation's best last season.
Just so you know, Bryan County High School junior Ty Wilson seems to have his future all mapped out.
The race started bright and early this morning at Warrior's Walk on Fort Stewart, winds through post to Pembroke and then down Highway 280.
BCHS hoops camp Bryan County High School's sixth annual Summer Shootout Basketball Camp is June 3-5 at BCHS. For boys and girls who will be in grades 2-9 next school year, the camp is from 9 a.m. to noon each day. The cost is $35 per child and $30 for each additional family member through Friday. Kids who register before Friday will receive a free camp T-shirt. Late registration is $40 for the first child ...
Richmond Hill High School guard Jeremiah Hill will keep his shooting touch close to home. The slender 6-foot senior recently signed a letter of intent to play for Savannah State University after a season in which Hill shot the lights out of just about every gym he walked in to. Hill, who reminds many of NBA star Stephon Curry, averaged 17.8 points a contest for the Wildcats, and scored more than 30 in four games ...
Run across Georgia in Pembroke The House of Heroes, Inc., fifth annual "Run for the Heroes/Run Across Georgia takes place this week and will go through Pembroke. Nine runners start their 260-mile trip from Fort Stewart to Fort Benning on Wednesday, making their first official stop in Pembroke between 8-11 a.m. On Saturday, the 27 relay teams tackle the 260-mile course and will arrive in Pembroke from 7 a.m. through early afternoon. Be a part ...
Kyle Jamar and Brian Strahan were the aces on the Richmond Hill High School pitching staff this season, helping the Wildcats win their first region title in the program's history.
Two unbeatens will square off Friday night when Bryan County High School takes on Benedictine in a Region 2-AA showdown at Savannah State.
Richmond Hill High School blasted host Glynn Academy 47-28 on Friday night. The win improved the Wildcats to 4-0 overall. It was Richmond Hill's first Region 3-AAAAA victory.
Bryan County High School cruised to a 54-21 homecoming night win over visiting Long County on Friday night in Pembroke. The win improves the Redskins to 5-0 overall and 4-0 in Region 2-AA.
Bryan County HIgh School outhit Vidalia but fell 6-3 on Tuesday in a Region 2-AA contest.
Bryan County High School celebrated homecoming on Thursday with a parade through Pembroke.
Bryan County High School beat McIntosh County Academy 27-20 on Friday night in Darien in a Region 2-AA football game. The Redskins improved to 4-0 overall and 3-0 in Region 2-AA.
Richmond Hill High School softball players recently raised money for the fight against breast cancer.
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Alana Walker went 2-for-4 with two RBIs to lead Bryan County to a 6-3 win over Atkinson County on Tuesday in Pembroke. Taylor Roop, Brooke Barfield and Paige Shuman also had hits for the Lady Redskins. Walker got the win, pitching four innings and striking out two. Barfield threw three innings in relief, picking up four strikeouts.
Note: Due to a source error, the Bryan County News mistakenly reported Bryan County High School tied Toombs County 13-13 in Lyons on Friday night after seeing the score reported at 10:30 p.m. on MaxPreps, the Georgia High School Association's official sight. The Redskins won the game 34-27. The News regrets the error.
Logan Harrell homered twice and Brooke Barfield scattered eight hits and struck out five in seven innings to lead Bryan County to a 7-4 win over McIntosh County Academy on Tuesday in Pembroke. The win improved the Lady Redskins to 5-4 overall and 4-4 in 2-AA, according to gamechangers.com.
The Richmond Hill High School Wildcats (7-2, 3-1 Region 3-AAAAA) varsity softball team defeated Jenkins High 15-2 in 4 ininings on Tuesday. Hits: S. Lorimer (3-3, Double, 6 RBIs) A. Reed (2-2, 1 RBI & 2 Walks) C. WIlliams (2-4) L. Wallce (Double) K. Petty (Double)
Richmond Hill High School (1-0) is starting to get some traction around the state in terms of attention in polls. The Wildcats, who won 29-7 over Johnson last week, got two votes in Class AAAAA in the Saturday Morning Quarterback coaches poll while MaxPreps has the Wildcats at No. 19 in AAAAA. Both rankings are touted and linked on the program's website, http://rhfootball.net/. The Wildcats play host to Beach at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Bryan County, ...
The Marine Rescue Squadron Richmond Hill 7A, a not-for-profit organization, is sponsoring its annual golf tournament fundraiser on Friday, Oct. 4, at Sterling Links Golf Club in Richmond Hill. The tee time is 9 a.m., shotgun start. Proceeds from the tournament are used to fund volunteer rescue and recovery operations in and around the Richmond Hill waterways that aid local law enforcement and the U.S. Coast Guard.
Bryan County High School coach Mark Wilson said he was concerned about his line's inexperience heading into the season opener Thursday night against visiting Calvary Day.