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.
It's that time of year again.
Softball, volleyball playoffs on tap
SNAP at SBCRD
Lady Redskins to play Crawford County
Bryan County Middle School celebrated Homecoming recently and coach Mario Mincey, who also works as the school's athletic directory, decided to bring a little high school feel to the event.
The first Warriors For William 5K will be held Oct. 27 at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill. Details are in the flyer attached to this story.
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Richmond Hill High School celebrated Homecoming with a parade Thursday. Here are a few of our favorite photos. More photos are in the Oct. 5 issue of the Bryan County News. Rec Homecoming parade shots will run in the Oct. 9 issue of the BCN.
Richmond Hill High School improved to 5-0 overall and 2-0 in Region 3-AAAAA with a 41-6 win Friday night over Groves.
No. 6-ranked Benedictine handed Bryan County High School its first loss of the season Friday night, beating the Redskins 39-6 at Savannah State. The Redskins are now 5-1 overall and 4-1 in Region 2-AA.
Richmond Hill High School won its first Region 3-AAAAA game of the season on Friday night, with an exclamation point.
Two unbeatens will square off Friday night when Bryan County High School takes on Benedictine in a Region 2-AA showdown at Savannah State.
Richmond Hill High School blasted host Glynn Academy 47-28 on Friday night. The win improved the Wildcats to 4-0 overall. It was Richmond Hill's first Region 3-AAAAA victory.
Bryan County High School cruised to a 54-21 homecoming night win over visiting Long County on Friday night in Pembroke. The win improves the Redskins to 5-0 overall and 4-0 in Region 2-AA.
Bryan County HIgh School outhit Vidalia but fell 6-3 on Tuesday in a Region 2-AA contest.