This could be the year for the Bulloch Academy wrestling program.
Bulloch Academy had three players in double figures as the Gators whipped David Emanuel Academy 47-38 in their home opener Thursday night.
Statesboro's Yakeem Coleman had a night to remember - even if it cost him any future modeling gigs.
It takes a lot to be a student athlete. Aside from the everyday demands of keeping up with schoolwork, there are long hours in the weight room and at practice that have to be put in.
As players progress through their high school careers, it's up to them to take on more responsibility and help their team make progress.
Bulloch Academy senior Jaylen Evans has been selected to play in the 2011 Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) All-Star football game Saturday in Macon.
Bulloch Academy held its Fall Sports Awards ceremony for middle-school student-athletes recently. Major award winners were (front row, l-r) Anna Kate Cook (girls' cross country, coaches award); Jan Marie Page (cheerleading, leadership); Dailey Averitt (cheerleading, most spirited); back row l-r, Lanier Olliff (football, best offense); Hunter Perry (football, best defense); Hannah Dasher (softball, best offense) and Chandler Williams (boys' cross country, coaches award). Not pictured: Ansley Daughtry (softball, best defense).
The 2011 football season held a great deal of promise for Statesboro High, but - like so many other schools around the state - the end goal was simply not meant to be.
Shaking off the cobwebs after the quick break over the Thanksgiving holiday, the Statesboro girls got right back to top form. Hosting Swainsboro Saturday night at the Devil's Den, Statesboro got out in front quickly and never looked back in cruising to a 61-17 victory.
After signing her letter of intent to attend the University of South Florida last week, Statesboro's Alisia Jenkins showed exactly why she was recruited to play at the collegiate level.
For Claxton's Michael Peel, a player of the year award was four years in the making. Peel entered his high school career as a lanky freshman with a good head for football. He was trusted to direct the Tigers' running game from under center, but gradually proved himself to be an effective passer and broadened his role.
If Statesboro's annual tournament really is 'Ladies Night Out,' it's no secret as to what team has V.I.P. status at the party.
The Statesboro girls got their 2011-12 home schedule off to a great start, steamrolling Claxton by a final count of 63-32 Monday night in the SHS Ladies Night Out tournament.
For the last few years, the question hasn't been whether or not Statesboro can succeed, but rather how far it can go.
Adairsville 63, Gordon Central 15
MILLEDGEVILLE - John Milledge used its size to shove around Bulloch Academy in the opening round of the GISA Class AAA state playoffs at Ted S ...
BROOKLET - One year after falling to Appling County with a state playoff spot on the line, the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets found themselves in the ...
The tension was palpable in the final game of the season for Statesboro High School against longtime rivals Effingham County.
BROOKLET - Southeast Bulloch cross country runner Quinn Pitts is as humble as they come, which is pretty impressive considering his recent accomplishments.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets enter tonight's Region 1-AAA play-in game on a five game winning streak. They'll need to make it ...
Bulloch Academy is in a relatively simple situation tonight when they travel to Milledgeville for the opening round of the GISA Class AAA state playoffs.
It has been quite the roller coaster ride for the Portal Panthers in their 2015 football season. Before the start of the season the squad ...
It was a tumultuous season for the Blue Devils in 2015, but it all ends today with a subregion matchup against Effingham County.
Former Southeast Bulloch head football coach Fred Shaver keeps himself busy these days. If he's not at his local Kiwanis club meeting, you can ...
Adairsville 49, Coahulla Creek 3
BELLVILLE - The Bulloch Academy charged into its annual rivalry game with Pinewood Christian thinking about pulling an upset, but a late first half miscue came ...