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.
Both Bryan County and Richmond Hill dominated their games Friday. Bryan beat Bacon County 28-7, while the Wildcats beat Windsor Forest 41-0.
Runners from Richmond Hill High School and Bryan County High School are competing in the state all classifications cross country meet today in Carrollton.
Richmond Hill High School (8-1) is ranked No. 14 in the Georgia High School Football Daily's composite poll of Class AAAAA teams.
Maybe it's just coincidence. Maybe something else is at work.
Bryan County High School downed Metter 27-14 Friday night in Metter in a 2-AA game. The win improved the Redskins to 7-2 overall and 6-2 in Region 2-AA.
The South Bryan County Recreation Department has been involved in Special Olympics for at least two years now.
Richmond Hill Middle Scool made its fourth consecutive championship Wednesday, falling 42-12 to a big, talented Screven County Middle School squad. The Wildcats went 28-4 over that 4-year span and coach Randell Boone said he was pleased with the effort his team put forth this year. After only returning one starter from last year's championship team, Boone had several player's step up and take on big roles. Michael Brooks and Aaron Bedgood were the offensive team leader's this year. Bedgood, a seventh grader, stepped in and played multiple offensive positions, and played them all very well, Boone ...
Bryan County High School dumped Atkinson County 43-13 and Richmond Hill High School got past Bradwell Institute 28-14 in Friday night football action.
Heartbreaker for BCHS
After falling into a two-touchdown hole in the first quarter, Bryan County High School had its chances Friday night against No. 10-ranked Vidalia.
Destiny can change the outcome of the last three games of the season, but the Wildcats may have lost the Region 3-AAAAA title Friday night at Memorial Stadium to Ware County, 34-17.
Richmond Hill High School (6-1, 3-1) and Bryan County High School (5-2, 4-2) both dropped important region games to ranked teams Friday night.
Bryan County High School (21-12) advanced to the second round of the state Class AA tournament with a 9-8 win over Crawford County on Thursday in Roberta.
The stakes remain high for the football programs at both Richmond Hill and Bryan County High School.