Bryan County High School earned its first win of the early season Thursday with a 3-2 victory over visiting Long County. Skeebo Carter went the distance on the mound for the Redskins and allowed only 5 hits in the winning effort. Bryan County had seven hits on the day with Alex Covington (2 for 2, two 2Bs, 2 runs) and Shane Dillon (2 for 2, RBI) leading the way at the plate.
Virginia signee Kevin Matthews threw a no-hitter and Richmond Hill blanked cross-country rival Bryan County 12-0 in five innings on Tuesday in Pembroke in the 2011 season opener for both teams.
It wasn't even close.
Richmond Hill finished its long journey through the ranks of Region 2-AAAA on Saturday by defeating Statesboro 52-48 in the championship game. It was the Wildcats fourth consecutive winning game of the tournament that started with them as the sixth seed.
Statesboro's JaQwan Raymond (18 points) tied the score after being fouled attempting a 3-point shot, The Blue Devil senior standout stole an inbound pass and after he made all three free throws, what had looked like a likely Richmond Hill victory turned in to what looked like a likely overtime period.
In its first season in Class AAAA, Richmond Hill is making some noise.
In a battle between two teams ranked in the top 10 in Class A, No. 4 Bryan County High Lady Redskins will play No. 9 Calvary Day for the Region 3-A title tonight.
Richmond Hill beat Effingham County 53-45 on Thursday to advance to the Region 2-AAAA semifinals. The win qualifies the Wildcats for the state playoffs for the first time in eight years.
Top seed Statesboro beat Richmond Hill High School 58-43 Wednesday night in the second round of the Region 2-AAAA girls basketball playoffs at South Effingham High School.
Bryan County's rough, tough season is over.
Three players scored in double figures to help lead Richmond Hill High School to a 62-40 win over Greenbrier in the first round of the Region 2-AAAA tourney on Monday at South Effingham High School.
The seedings have been set for the Region 2-AAAA basketball tournament at South Effingham High School and though neither the Richmond Hill boys or girls finished the regular season well enough to earn first-round byes, both are hopeful of advancing to state.
Both Bryan County High School basketall teams will head into the Region 3-A tourney with wins under their belt. The No. 3 ranked Lady Redskins (22-3, 9-1) closed out the regular schedule with a 63-46 win over Southeast Bulloch on Saturday night in Brooklet.
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.