For much of the 2013 season, the Portal Panthers have been close to victory, only to see things slip away.
It hasn't taken much time at all for a pair of Bulloch County schools to crash the state volleyball party.
Last Friday was a huge turning point for Bulloch County football teams. With three weeks remaining in the regular season, it seems as though there will be no shortage of drama and excitement for many area schools.
BROOKLET - Tyler Epps wasn't crowned homecoming king at halftime on Friday.
PORTAL - Savannah Christian never stopped trying to claw its way to a win, but the Portal Panthers never gave an inch.
The Tiftarea Academy Panthers spoiled the Bulloch Academy Gators' homecoming night with a 29-20 victory thanks in large part to junior running backs Ethan Mims and Noah McMinn.
PORTAL - After another close loss last Friday to Claxton, the Portal Panthers are looking to right the ship tonight as they host sub-region foe Savannah Christian.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets spent the first half of the season proving to everyone that they know how to win.
It's been a few bumpy weeks for the Bulloch Academy Gators. Bulloch started off the season with back-to-back wins, but has now dropped three of its last four. Even a bye week couldn't stop the slide as the Gators (3-3, 0-1) opened up Region 1-AAA play with a 38-10 loss to two-time defending state champion Deerfield-Windsor last week. Tonight, the Gators try to notch their first region win as Tiftarea Academy (4-3, ...
If any students at Bulloch Academy ever need a ride, they'd be lucky to have Joshua Bishop's number in their phone.
Three years ago, Statesboro didn't even have a volleyball team. Now, the Lady Devils are one of just 16 left in Georgia with a chance of clinching the Class AAAA state championship. Statesboro made it to the state playoffs last season in just its second year of competition. The Devils made the field again this season and continued their progress, easily sweeping past Ceadartown in a 25-11, 25-11, 25-13 decision Wednesday evening. ...
For years, Statesboro's success on the football field has been closely tied to a powerful running game defense.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch volleyball team is in its first season of competition, but pulled off one of the biggest stunners in the state Wednesday evening.
In just three seasons, the Statesboro High volleyball program has gone from promising upstart to a team to be reckoned with. Last season, the Blue Devils made the Class AAAA state tournament, nearly pulling off a road upset against a top-seeded opponent in just their second year of existence. Statesboro is back for more this season and will kick off the state tournament tonight as it hosts Cedartown. "This success is just ...
Statesboro had already proved that its state ranking - fifth in the latest Georgia Sports Writers Association Class AAAA poll –-was deserved with a win over fellow top-10 school Burke County back in September. Last week, the intensity was ramped up a notch as sub-region play began for the Blue Devils. Once again, Statesboro came through with flying colors. Facing a Liberty County team with several highly touted prospects and in front ...
CLAXTON - An early season non-region matchup turned into a tooth-and-nail struggle as Claxton outlasted Southeast Bulloch in double-overtime by a count of 77-71 Saturday evening in the Tiger's Den.
Bulloch Academy opened its regular-season Tuesday night with 20-point wins over David Emanuel Academy.
Statesboro has high hopes for this season, but finds itself dealing with an early hiccup.
MT. VERNON - The Portal Lady Panthers had to fight off a furious fourth-quarter comeback in their season opener but held on to beat Montgomery County 41-40 on Tuesday.
BROOKLET - Jasmine Roberts needed only three points on Tuesday to cross over the threshold of 1,000 in her career, and she took care of that early.
PORTAL – Not satisfied with a trip to the Final Four last season, the Portal Panthers boys basketball team has big dreams for the 2013-14 season which tips off tonight against Montgomery County.
After the best season Southeast Bulloch football has seen in a decade, it's no surprise that the Yellow Jackets saw plenty of familiar names pop up when the All-Region 1-AAA team was announced this week.
As Statesboro continues to grow, its athletic teams are about to take a step up in the Georgia High School Association landscape.
It's going to be tough for Statesboro to top last season's run to the Final Four of the state playoffs, but Blue Devil star guard Zaquavian Smith is up to the challenge.
GRIFFIN - Nothing much went right for Statesboro and its football season came to a screeching halt as Griffin stormed past the Blue Devils for a 42-7 win Friday night in the second round of the Class AAAA state playoffs.
Bulloch Academy senior Danielle Atkinson scored only two points in Wednesday's matchup against defending GISA Class AAA state champion Tattnall Square Academy in the eighth annual Lady Gator Classic.
Statesboro renews pleasantries with a familiar postseason rival tonight as the Blue Devils take on Griffin in the second round of the Class AAAA state playoffs.
BROOKLET - As Southeast Bulloch tips off the 2013-14 season tonight against Bryan County, the boys team knows that it is in for another challenging season, but has high hopes that it can continue to improve.
SEB to host football banquet
Bulloch Academy had to overcome a lot of things to get a 60-44 victory over Hilton Head Christian Academy in the second day of the eighth annual Lady Gator Classic on Wednesday.