Columbus Northern knocked off Martinez Evans 11-4 and Warner Robins downed Murphey Candler 8-1 in the third round of pool play in the 2013 Georgia Little League 11/12 State Championship Tournament in Richmond Hill.
Warner Robins (3-0) knocked off host Coastal Little League (0-2) 13-3 in five innings late Monday night in pool play on the third day of the Georgia Little League 11/12 State Championship Tournament in Richmond Hill.
Results from Day 2 of the Georgia Little League World Series 11/12 Championship Tournament played Sunday in Richmond Hill.
By Jeff Whitten
MARION, Mass. (July 19, 2013) – Hot and humid temperatures settled on Buzzards Bay with gusty winds, as the 42-boat Laser Radial fleet completed three more races on the final day of racing at the 2013 U.S. Junior Women's Singlehanded Championship (USJWSC), hosted by the Beverly Yacht Club in Marion, Mass. Dana Rohde (Richmond Hill, Ga.) led from start to finish and won her first Nancy Leiter Clagett Memorial Trophy in her fifth attempt.
Richmond Hill-based Georgia Game Changers Running Company held a run Saturday morning to honor those who put out fires and sometimes die in the effort.
The Bryan County High School softball team hosted its biggest fundraiser of the season July 9-10 at Hendrix Park.
The Richmond Hill Area Tennis Association's 14U and 18U junior tennis teams have advanced to the Georgia USTA Junior State Championship.
Baseball at Hendrix Park is as American as apple pie and fireworks on the Fourth of July. Check out some of the teams who call Hendrix Park home in the July 6 issue of the Bryan County News.
South Bryan Recreation Department's annual end of season baseball tournament led to team photos of the first- and second-place finishers. See more and see Hendrix Park team photos as well in past, present and future issues of the Bryan County News.
MIDWAY - Ernie Walthour Sr., an area youth-sports supporter and well-known community member, was found dead around 1:30 a.m. Monday outside a Midway mobile home, the apparent victim of an armed robbery, according to Liberty County Sheriff Steve Sikes.
Congressman Jack Kingston, R-Ga., played third base for the Republican team in the annual Congressional Baseball Game for Charity held June 13 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.
The 2012 Georgia 11/12-year-old state championship is now three weeks away. Ten teams from districts around the state will descend on Richmond Hill looking for the right to represent Georgia in the southeast region tournament in Warner Robins and, quite possibly, the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa., in August. Stay tuned. Better yet, get involved by calling Kay Green at 756-4075.
The Hendrix Park 14U Girls softball team won the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association District 2 Class C tournament in Baxley on Tuesday. The team went undefeated in the tournament and now goes on to play July 11-13 in Madison for the GRPA state Class C title.
Hendrix Park football, soccer, cheerleading
Bryan County High School celebrated homecoming on Thursday with a parade through Pembroke.
Bryan County High School beat McIntosh County Academy 27-20 on Friday night in Darien in a Region 2-AA football game. The Redskins improved to 4-0 overall and 3-0 in Region 2-AA.
Richmond Hill High School softball players recently raised money for the fight against breast cancer.
Run at work, or school
Alana Walker went 2-for-4 with two RBIs to lead Bryan County to a 6-3 win over Atkinson County on Tuesday in Pembroke. Taylor Roop, Brooke Barfield and Paige Shuman also had hits for the Lady Redskins. Walker got the win, pitching four innings and striking out two. Barfield threw three innings in relief, picking up four strikeouts.
Note: Due to a source error, the Bryan County News mistakenly reported Bryan County High School tied Toombs County 13-13 in Lyons on Friday night after seeing the score reported at 10:30 p.m. on MaxPreps, the Georgia High School Association's official sight. The Redskins won the game 34-27. The News regrets the error.
Logan Harrell homered twice and Brooke Barfield scattered eight hits and struck out five in seven innings to lead Bryan County to a 7-4 win over McIntosh County Academy on Tuesday in Pembroke. The win improved the Lady Redskins to 5-4 overall and 4-4 in 2-AA, according to gamechangers.com.
The Richmond Hill High School Wildcats (7-2, 3-1 Region 3-AAAAA) varsity softball team defeated Jenkins High 15-2 in 4 ininings on Tuesday. Hits: S. Lorimer (3-3, Double, 6 RBIs) A. Reed (2-2, 1 RBI & 2 Walks) C. WIlliams (2-4) L. Wallce (Double) K. Petty (Double)
Richmond Hill High School (1-0) is starting to get some traction around the state in terms of attention in polls. The Wildcats, who won 29-7 over Johnson last week, got two votes in Class AAAAA in the Saturday Morning Quarterback coaches poll while MaxPreps has the Wildcats at No. 19 in AAAAA. Both rankings are touted and linked on the program's website, http://rhfootball.net/. The Wildcats play host to Beach at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Bryan County, which also won its opener - and did so in convincing fashion by beating Calvary Day, 40-29, is at Toombs County.
The Marine Rescue Squadron Richmond Hill 7A, a not-for-profit organization, is sponsoring its annual golf tournament fundraiser on Friday, Oct. 4, at Sterling Links Golf Club in Richmond Hill. The tee time is 9 a.m., shotgun start. Proceeds from the tournament are used to fund volunteer rescue and recovery operations in and around the Richmond Hill waterways that aid local law enforcement and the U.S. Coast Guard.
Bryan County High School coach Mark Wilson said he was concerned about his line's inexperience heading into the season opener Thursday night against visiting Calvary Day.
Wildcats overcome slow start
Richmond Hill High School knocked off Johnson 29-7 and Bryan County High School ran past Johnson 40-29 in Thursday night football action.
Lady Wildcats No. 1
Lady Redskins get first win