It sure isn't getting any easier for the Richmond Hill High School football team.
By Rob Elliott
No. 2-ranked Bryan County High School is back in action in the state tournament today. The Lady Redskins (28-7) take on Miller County (22-7 10-2 in Region 1-A) in a best-of-three series that begins at 2 p.m. today at Lady Redskins Field. The winner moves on to the Class A state finals. (Christie Howard)
Now in his ninth season as cross country coach at Richmond Hill High School, Levi Sybert sounds like he's having a ball
It was a hard night for Bryan County and Richmond Hill fans. The Redskins trailed 27-0 until the fourth quarter where they scored on passes of 29 yards, 1 yard and 26 yards. But Calvary Day held the advantage winning 27-20.
On a beautiful, sunny Saturday in Evans, at the Augusta State University Jaguar Invitational, the Richmond Hill High School girls took home the second-place plaque, with three girls placing in the top 15, two in the top 10. It was one of the most challenging, hilly courses the girls have faced this season.
When Richmond Hill High School's softball team played well, the Lady Wildcats were hard to beat.
The No. 2-ranked Bryan County High School softball team swept Pacelli on Wednesday to advance to the second round of the state Class A playoffs.
Here are the results of the PrepCountry.com Softball Coaches Poll for the week of Oct. 10. Area teams in bold. Bryan County High School (27-6) opens the Class A playoffs at home on Wednesday at 2 p.m. when the Lady Redskins take on Pacelli.
Hello, friends and fellow anglers. Tight Line Jr. here. All this lovely weather we've had lately really makes me want to be outside and fishing.
Lined up underneath moss-draped live oaks - just a stone's throw from the marsh's edge - runners stretched and set timers ahead of the second annual Sunbury 5K on Saturday morning.
Richmond Hill High School dropped from the ranks of the unbeaten with a 14-13 loss to Wayne County on Friday night at Wildcats Stadium.
Metter topped Bryan County High School 21-6 on Friday night in Pembroke, sending the Redskins to their first loss of the season.
STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern Women's Soccer pounded two late goals across the line for a 2-0 victory over Western Carolina on Friday, October 7th, at Eagle Field. The win gives the Eagles their first league win of the season and improves Georgia Southern to 3-7-2 overall. Western Carolina falls to 8-4-1 overall and 3-2-0 in league play.
The girls on the Richmond Hill High School volleyball team will begin their bid for a second trip to the state tournament in three years when they take on Lakeside-Evans on Saturday at 9 a.m. at South Effingham in the first round of the Region 2-AAAA tourney.
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.