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.
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.