As a story in Monday's paper notes, Georgia Southern will add women's rifle-shooting to its list of women's sports in order to be Title IX compliant when it moves up to the Football Bowl Subdivision.
Even if there wasn't a scoring system in place to reward defensive plays, it was pretty clear - the defense dominated.
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 beat Glynn Academy 1-0 in an important 3-AAAAA baseball game.
The Bryan County Middle School's boys and girls track teams fared well at the recent Southeast Georgia Region meet.
Casey Qua scored on a penalty kick with less than six minutes left to play and Richmond Hill High School (8-2-2) tied North Carolina High School power Burns (10-1-1) 1-1 on Thursday at Richmond Hill High School. Keeper Caroline Smith had 16 saves.
Few families have a Division I athlete in the family, let alone two.
If the weather cooperates, the Savannah Sand Gnats open the 2013 season tonight at Grayson Stadium, playing the Rome Braves.
The boys' soccer team at Richmond Hill High School improved to 8-2-0 on Friday with a 4-0 win over Wayne County.
STATESBORO, Ga. – Six home games with prime matchups against several long-time rivals define the upcoming 2013 Georgia Southern Football schedule. In addition to some traditional promotions for the six Saturdays, new events and activities are planned to attract more fans to Paulson Stadium this year. The Eagles' first three home games against Savannah State, St. Francis (Pa.) and Chattanooga kick off at 6 p.m. with a 1 p.m. start time for The Citadel game on Oct. 12. Both home games in November, including the Nov. 9 Homecoming game versus Western Carolina, are set for 2 p.m.
Peyton Carter blasted a first inning, two-run home run and Michael Teston went 3-for-3 and scored twice in Richmond Hill High School's 11-4 win Friday over host Jenkins.
Like it or not, Georgia Southern is bound for the Sun Belt Conference as fast as school leaders can get it there. The move was announced at a press conference today in Statesboro.
Armstrong Atlantic State University outfielder Nathan Ward has been named the Peach Belt Conference's baseball Freshman of the Week for the second time this season, announced Tuesday by league officials.
Former Bryan County High School four-sport standout Tiffany Howard and the Auburn Lady Tigers are going to be on TV in our area today. Howard, the first BCHS athlete to sign with a Southeastern Conference school, has started 26 of 29 games for the Lady Tigers so far this spring. An outfielder, she is hitting .279 with two doubles, six RBIs and has stolen five bases in five attempts. Howard has also made three appearances on the mound and has a 2.80 ERA with six strikeouts in five innings. If you get Comcast/Charter Sports Southeast you can see ...
Both the boys' and girls' golf teams at Richmond Hill High School placed third on Tuesday at a match hosted by Wayne County at Pine Forest Country Club in Jesup.
Under coach Steve Kollman, the girls' soccer program at Richmond Hill High School hasn't had to rebuild. The Lady Wildcats just keep reloading.
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.