PORTAL - With postseason implications abound, Michael Peel came up with his best performance yet.
WAYNESBORO – The Bulloch Academy Gators faced a giant in Edmund Burke Academy, and came away with an 11-5 win down the street from the Masters Friday.
With the region schedule heating up and the number of remaining games winding down, teams everywhere are hoping to play their cards right. For Statesboro, there is always the option of throwing out its ace in the hole.
As the Region 2-AAAA track and field meet draws closer, everyone is trying to achieve that one great run when it matters most.
Portal is making a late run in Region 3-A play – thanks in large part to Nolan Clark.
Statesboro got a huge win Tuesday night in Jesup, defeating Wayne County - ranked No. 1 in AAAA - by a score of 6-3.
TWIN CITY - It was a pitcher's duel early and a slugfest late, and when the dust had cleared, Portal was able to hang on for an 11-7 win over Emanuel County Institute Tuesday night at Joe Harvey Field.
Anyone facing the Metter pitching staff knows that they are in for a long day, but the at-bats can be rather short when facing Tiger ace Pete Nagel.
Catcher Justin Mee wasn't about to let John Eddie Hodges take a loss.
METTER – The Metter Tigers shut down the most powerful offense in Region 3B-A with a 7-0 shutout of Telfair County Friday.
The Jenkins County JROTC Precision Drill Team traveled to Fort Gordon March 27 to compete in an 85 school, all-classification, State Championship Drill Meet. The War Eagle Drill Team competed in eight events, placing in the top five in six of eight events, and won a State Championship in both the Male and Female Divisions. Jenkins County, the defending State Champion in the Female Armed Squad, came up short to a strong Pebblebrook team finishing second in this event. The girls did not let this distract them from their goal, as they marched back to finish first in the Unarmed ...
PORTAL – It was a night-and-day difference between two pitching staffs.
SYLVANIA - After a shaky first inning, Screven County bounced back to pile on the runs and secure a 10-3 victory over Statesboro Wednesday night in Sylvania.
The Metter Lady Tigers (6-0) got another win with a 5-0 sweep against Johnson County.
Daniel Griffin had a hand in a pair of huge wins for Screven County on the baseball diamond this week.
MACON - Bulloch Academy won its first-ever girls' basketball state championship in convincing fashion Saturday night, whipping Stratford Academy 46-29 in the GISA Class AAA title game at Hawkins Arena on the campus of Mercer University.
BROOKLET - For the second consecutive season, the Southeast Bulloch girls brought home first place in one of their biggest meets of the year.
BROOKLET - The weather over the past few days has been anything but ideal for a track meet.
MACON - A balanced trio of rebounding, scoring and defense lifted the Bulloch Academy Lady Gators to lopsided 79-48 victory over the Westfield Lady Hornets in the GISA Class AAA semifinal game here Friday night.
For the fourth time in the last seven seasons, the Lady Gators of Bulloch Academy have found themselves in the state basketball semifinals.
AUGUSTA - Tyler Brown, a freshman at Georgia Regents and former Statesboro Blue Devil, threw six scoreless innings and allowed only three hits as the Jaguars knocked off visiting Paine 9-2 on Tuesday at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
Heading into baseball season, the Statesboro Blue Devils had just about everything figured out.
On a cold night at Womack Field, Tyler Proctor's blazing strike off of a corner kick paved the way to a Statesboro High victory.
The Statesboro Blue Devils cruised to an 8-2 win over Effingham County on Tuesday at Mill Creek.
SAVANNAH - Claxton's first trip to the state girls' semifinals didn't turn out nearly as the Lady Tigers would have hoped.
Statesboro began its track and field season under perfect conditions Saturday afternoon as the Blue Devils hosted their 6th annual Statesboro Invitational.
MACON - Bulloch Academy avenged its only loss of the season as the Lady Gators punched their tickets to the GISA Class AAA Final Four with a dominating 52-22 victory over Tattnall Square Academy here Friday.
Statesboro began its baseball season with five consecutive victories, but couldn't get out of its own way Friday night.
ASHBURN - In a rematch of teams that split a pair of meetings in the regular season, Turner County put an end to another playoff run by the Portal Panthers Thursday night.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets boys and girls won a four-team meet on Thursday at home.