Coorection: Senior co-captain Tiara Jones' name was omitted from this initially due to an editing error. The News regrets the mistake.
The second annual Capt. Matthew Freeman 5K Run/Walk for Peace is set for 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 11, at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill.
More than 80 golfers competed for the first club championship at Sterling Creek Golf Course on Saturday and Sunday in Richmond Hill.
Richmond Hill High School sophomore Amanda Elliott placed 29th at the girls' Class AAAA cross country meet on Saturday in Carrollton.
The Bryan County High School Redskins placed 26th at the boys' state Class A cross country meet Saturday. Justin Jones was the top BCHS finisher, placing 110th. For complete race results, visit: http://www.ghsa.net/2011-2012-ghsa-state-cross-country-results-class-a-boys
The Bryan County High School girls' cross country team finished 19th at the state Class A meet on Saturday in Carrollton. Senior Tiffany Howard was the Lady Redskins' top finisher, placing 16th.
Bryan County High School's football season came to a close with a heartbreaking 20-13 loss to the Johnson County Trojans on Friday night in Wrightsville.
Richmond Hill High School beat Evans 48-7 on Friday in Augusta. Dominque Allen ran for three TDs and Alex Cruz added two for the Wildcats, who led 41-0 at halftime.
Richmond Hill High School may no longer have a shot at the state playoffs, but the Wildcats (5-4) can still make a statement Friday when they travel to Augusta to take on Evans.
The Richmond Hill High School JV Wildcats dominated the first half of their final game of the season at South Effingham, piling on a 34 point lead on their way to a 42-6 final tally.
Tiffany Howard earned co-Player of the Year honors in Region 3-A softball, it was announced Tuesday.
Here are the results of the PrepCountry.com Football Coaches Poll for the week of Oct. 31, 2011. Area teams in bold:
Here are the results of the PrepCountry.com Final Softball Coaches Poll for the 2011 season. Area teams in bold:
The Richmond Hill High School girls cross country team finished third at the Region 2-AAAA meet on Saturday in Augusta to earn a trip to the state Class AAAA meet.
Bryan County High School senior Tiffany Howard won the Region 3-A girls cross country meet on Wednesday at Savannah Country Day. The girls finished fourth, earning them a trip to the state meet.
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.