In coach Angie Hummeldorf's first season at the helm last year Richmond Hill High School went 17-13 and 9-1 in Region 3-AAAAA to advance to the state Class AAAAA softball tournament.
Bryan County High School is used to having success on the softball diamond.
Bryan County High School opens the 2013 softball season at 5 p.m. Friday at McIntosh County Academy in a nonregion contest. The Lady Redskins were slated to open at home, but construction and heavy rains forced the team to change their schedule.
The Bryan County High School Redskins will play on the tube this fall. Bryan County's home football matchup with Calvary Baptist is slated to be the Aug. 29 WSAV Thursday Night Blitz game of the week.
WaterWays Township a 2,300-acre gated master-planned community in south Bryan County, announced their participation as the hosting site for the TOPO Athletic 5K and 10K Trek; a multi-race event designed to attract all levels of walkers and runners with unique courses that will challenge participants while providing the opportunity to experience different layouts that wind through the beautiful neighborhoods of Waterways Township.
Bryan County High School picked up wins over St. Pius, Providence Christian and Wesleyan in preseason softball action in Norcross earlier this week.
Richmond Hill High School senior Alex Peraldo was a key reason the Wildcats won their first region baseball title in the program's history. Now, he'll take the talents that earned him first-team All Region 3-AAAAA honors as a centerfielder to nearby Savannah State University after he was given preferred walk-on status by the Tigers.
The Hendrix Park 14U junior girls, fondly known as the Beasts, finished second in the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association state tournament. The Beasts went unbeaten through the tournament until they fell twice to defending state champ Morgan Count.
The dust has settled, the smoke has cleared and I'm almost out of clichés, so here are five things I learned from the Georgia Little League 11/12 State Championship Tournament, played July 20-26 in Richmond Hill.
The Richmond Hill Chain Wildcats started their state championship march bywinning in Vidalia in the beginning of June.
A two-run single by Josh Evans in the bottom of the sixth inning Friday lifted Columbus Northern to an 8-7 win over rival Warner Robins in the championship game of the 2013 Georgia Little League 11/12 State Championship Tournament in Richmond Hill.
Columbus Northern downed rival Warner Robins 8-7 on Friday in Richmond Hill to win the 2013 Georgia Little League 11/12 state championship.
Little League powerhouses Columbus Northern and Warner Robins will meet for the 2013 Georgia Little League 11/12 state championship Friday in Richmond Hill.
Youth football camp
Pembroke's Sarah Edwards helped Team Savannah defeat Team Hilton Head in the 2013 PGA Junior League golf playoffs Saturday at Harbour Town Golf Links at Sea Pines resort in Hilton Head. Edwards is a Bryan County Middle School student and member of Black Creek Golf Club. Team Savannah's 9-3 win over Hilton Head advances them to the South Carolina state championship July 29 at Fort Jackson Golf Club in Columbia. PGA Junior League is designed for boys and girls 13 and younger. The competitions are in a team format of 10-12 players with numbered jerseys. Leagues are based ...
The Sarah Brown era at Richmond Hill High School is off to a pretty good start.
Kelly Futch of Ellabell killed a 14-point buck, his first Oct. 23 while hunting with his grandfather. Kelly, 13, is a student at Bryan County Middle School and is the son of John and Betsy Futch of Ellabell.
Bryan County High School running back and safety Nick Scott was recently named the top player in Region 2-AA by the region's football coaches.
When your program hasn't won more than seven games in a season since 2004, getting on track can take a while.
Though state championship banners hang from the rafters of the gym at Richmond Hill High School, the most recent came in 1994.
BRUNSWICK - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources sought to enhance offshore fishing opportunities with the recent deployment of materials at Artificial Reef KC, 9 nautical miles east of Wassaw Island.
Richmond Hill Sailors have had a successful fall season this year.
Bryan County High School has gotten used to winning under girls' basketball coach Mario Mincey, whose teams routinely made playoff runs during their long stay in Class A.
Richmond Hill High School lost to Warner Robins Friday night in the second round of the Class AAAAA playoffs. The 45-28 score sent the Demons into the quarter finals of the state playoffs and ended Wildcats season.
Richmond Hill trailed Warner Robins until the Wilcats scored three touchdowns in the course of 1:17 recovering two onside kicks. The Wildcats got with in a score of the Demons but ended up losing, 45-28. Richmond Hill finishes the season 10-2 and number two in Region3-AAAAA
It took Richmond Hill High School 17 years to be able host a playoff game, and the Wildcats surged forward off of two Nick Fitzgerald rushing touchdowns for a 13-7 victory over Thomas County Central.
Nick Scott ran for 180 yards on 33 carries and a touchdown and Raekwon Love caught a TD pass from Jeremy McClendon, but it wasn't enough as Bryan County High School fell 20-14 to Bleckley County in the opening round of the state Class AA playoffs Friday night.
Richmond Hill won its first home playoff game since 1996, against Thomas Co Central, 13-7. The Wildcats will face Warner Robbins next week in the Sweet 16.
Both local high schools have teams in the Georgia High School Association football playoffs, and both will cheer their teams in events this week.