It's all about the little things.
As the Georgia Southern golf team gathered in the clubhouse of Forest Heights Country Club Sunday afternoon - the Schenkel Invitational trophy in their hands for the first time in the tournament's 35-year history - there was one Eagle on everyone's mind.
As the rain came down, the temperature dropped and the water collected on the greens at Forest Heights Country Club, the only place there wasn't really any drama was at the top of the Schenkel Invitational leaderboard.
Plenty of golfers spend their entire lives searching in vain for the holy grail of the sport - a hole-in-one.
The Georgia Southern golf team achieved its first goal for the 35th annual Schenkel Invitational at Forest Heights Country Club, carding a good round on Friday to put itself in contention.
ELON, N.C. - The Georgia Southern baseball team split Saturday's doubleheader with the Elon Phoenix, winning game one 7-4 and losing game two 4-2.
Sunshine and warm weather came out to play on Friday.
ELON, N.C. - Lucas Bakker tossed a two-hit complete game to help Elon to a 1-0 win over the Georgia Southern Eagles in a pitchers' duel at Latham Park.
A pillar of the Georgia Southern sports calendar tees off for the 35th time today as the golf squad hosts the Schenkel Invitational at Forest Heights Country Club.
It's time to take this show on the road.
The Southern Conference has named Sarah Purvis as the league's Pitcher of the Month for February. The senior earned Player of the Week twice from three weeks and went 4-2 early in the year in six starts.
Aaron Mizell started the season on fire, and hasn't cooled off since.
BOONE, N.C. - Jason Capel has been let go after four seasons at Appalachian State.
For the fourth time this season, Georgia Southern's Sarah Purvis has been named SoCon Softball Pitcher of the Week.
Georgia Southern's current seven-game winning streak is a good reason to be confident.
Did you notice anything different in the air when you woke up Tuesday morning? Was there a sense of newness, wonder and anticipation that wasn't present on Monday?
It's been long anticipated, but as of today, Georgia Southern is officially an all-sports member of the Sun Belt Conference.
Eric Alonzo (P, GSU)