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.
MACON – Three teams and three state trophies.
SYLVANIA – Screven County scored four in the first inning and never looked back, taking down Bleckley County by a score of 10-3 to notch a sweep in the opening round of the Region 3-AA tournament Monday evening.
AUGUSTA - The Bulloch Academy Gators clinched the GISA Region 2-AA No. 2 seed with a 7-04 win Monday on the road against Curtis Baptist.
One contest was a blowout and the other was decided by the slimmest of margins, but each ended with the same result.
The Jenkins County boys won their seventh region title in eight years, and the Lady Eagles did well enough for a second place finish Friday afternoon at the Region 3-A track and field meet at Southeast Bulloch High School.
Edmund Burke Academy seemingly could do no wrong Friday in the GISA Region 2-AA baseball championship at Gator Alley.
BRUNSWICK – The Statesboro Blue Devils might have lost another Region 2-AAAA game Friday night at Brunswick, but the Blue Devils still didn't lose their chances of making the state playoffs this season.
The track and field girls of Southeast Bulloch crowned two region champions and will send five to the GHSA state meet after an overall fourth place finish at the Region 3-AA championships Thursday.
Heading into the 2010 season, the Statesboro boys soccer team wasn't quite sure what to expect from the goalkeeper position.
Two team region championship trophies, two high-point award winners, 25 individual region champions and 58 entries into the state meet.
A game that stretched over two days actually took less than an hour to play as Bulloch Academy run-ruled Frederica Academy 11-1 Wednesday at Gator Alley.
Erick Quiterio knows how to finish with a bang.
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.
Due to a shortened fall camp and a rained out scrimmage, Bulloch Academy had plenty of concerns heading into its season opener against First Presbyterian Christian Academy Friday night at Gator Alley.
The Statesboro Blue Devils will get their season started in style this evening as they match up with Burke County in an 8 p.m. kickoff to round out the third annual Erk Russell Classic at Georgia Southern's Paulson Stadium.
The more things change, the more they stay the same.
The loss columns for both Bulloch Academy and First Presbyterian Christian Academy stand at '0' as the 2014 season kicks off at 7:30 p.m. tonight in Gator Alley, but each of the schools are looking to cast off losing streaks dating back to last fall.