No bus ride, no hotel room, no fast food.
SYLVANIA - For baseball teams throughout the state, it's time to get down to business.
It will be big play versus ball control today when the Bulloch Academy girls' soccer team hosts Arlington Christian in the opening round of the Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) Class AA playoffs.
The GHSA girls state track and field championship will get underway this afternoon in Albany, and for a handful of local girls, the ultimate goal is now within sight.
Even in defeat, Jordan Davis can amaze.
Last week, the Bulloch Academy girls rolled to a second straight state title in track and field, and senior Kelcie Jacobs was a one-woman wrecking crew in the process.
SYLVANIA - Death, taxes, and a spot in the quarterfinals of the GHSA state playoffs.
ALBANY - Kelcie Jacobs' dream came true Saturday at the 2010 Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) state track and field championships at Hugh Mills Stadium.
ALBANY – Bulloch Academy won five more individual state championships in Day Two of the Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) state track and field championships at Hugh Mills Stadium Friday.
Wayne County stormed into town looking to secure the top spot in Region 2-AAAA in Statesboro's final game of the 2010 season.
ALBANY – Bulloch Academy senior Kelcie Jacobs wanted just two things as she toed the starting line in the Class AA girls' 1600-meter run Thursday.
BROOKLET – The golf season has wound its way down to just 16 more teams in each classification, and the Southeast Bulloch girls are one of the final schools standing in the hunt for the AA state title.
Earlier this week, Bulloch Academy clinched a No. 2 seed in the GISA state baseball playoffs, and junior pitcher Walker Blitch has been driving the Gators all the way.
Raven Thomas stole the show, qualifying for state in four different events and earning the high-point honors at the Region 2-AAAA track and field meet Saturday at Statesboro High.
SYLVANIA – The Screven County girls tennis team stayed hot Tuesday afternoon, sweeping Cook it the second round of the GHSA state playoffs.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets came up short in a season-opening 44-26 loss to Pierce County last Friday night.
The Statesboro Lady Blue Devils knocked off Burke County and Southeast Bulloch on Tuesday in volleyball action.
After the last two weekends, all four Bulloch County teams have now played a game on the regular season schedule, including Bulloch Academy playing a pair.
PORTAL - The Portal Panthers weren't about to let a second straight season opener end in a tie.
Adairsville 52, Woodland Cartersville 28
STILLMORE - Bulloch Academy raced out to a 26-0 first-quarter lead and never looked back as the Gators trounced David Emanuel Academy 58-18 here Thursday night.
PORTAL - The Portal Panthers ring in a new era as they host Josey tonight at 7:30 p.m. in their 2014 season opener and their first game under new head coach Jon Willoughby.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets enter the 2014 season with expectations of repeating - and building on - last year's trip to the state playoffs.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Lady Yellow Jackets got back in the win column after a seven-game winning streak was snapped on Wednesday, pounding Islands 8-0 Thursday at home.
Working hard in a non-airconditioned weight room over the summer helped Bulloch Academy's players excel in their 48-6 destruction of First Presbyterian of Hinesville last week.
Last season, Lanier Olliff emerged from spring practice as the favorite to take over quarterbacking duties for Bulloch Academy as a sophomore.
BROOKLET - Southeast Bulloch suffered a setback Wednesday afternoon, falling to Richmond Hill by a count of 8-1 in a non-region matchup.
BROOKLET - Southeast Bulloch notched its biggest win of the season Tuesday evening, cruising past Johnson of Savannah in a 16-0 rout in the first game of a doubleheader.
Football is a sport that prides itself on toughness. From the first day of rec-league practice to a pregame speech before the Super Bowl, coaches will preach staying strong, finishing the drill, and being determined to 'want it more' than the opponent.
A huge venue and a showcase stage created a great atmosphere for Statesboro's season opener, but a 12-0 loss to Burke County went a long way in dampening the Blue Devils' moods Saturday night in the 3rd annual Erk Russell Classic at Paulson Stadium.