The Portal Panthers will look to make it two wins in a row tonight as they travel to the Pecan Grove for a matchup with sub-region foe the Claxton Tigers.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets made it through the first half of their season with an unbeaten record, but a big challenge awaits tonight.
For Bulloch Academy, the push for the post-season begins tonight. After a week off to recuperate, revamp and reload, the Gators travel to Albany to battle second-ranked Deerfield-Windsor in their first Region 1-AAA contest of the season. And, according to head coach Ronnie Hodges, Bulloch has a realistic shot of beating the perennial Class AAA powerhouse. "If we expect to get whipped," he said. "there isn't any use in making the trip. ...
MACON - Two explosive half innings were the difference between victory and defeat for Bulloch Academy in the second round of the GISA Class AAA state softball tournament against Tattnall Square Academy Thursday.
CLAXTON - For half a decade, the Claxton Tigers have been a promising underdog story with a tragic ending.
It's easy to look at Tyler Epps' size and make jokes about him getting lost amongst the offensive and defensive linemen.
High school football might seem to be chaos on the field each Friday night, but game plans being executed by teams are the result of months of meticulous planning and practicing for perfect execution. Coaches aim to plan for every contingency that can pop up in a game and never want their teams unprepared. Needless to say, a disruption in the day-to-day order of things can be pretty unnerving for programs with ...
It seems like just yesterday that players were strapping on the pads for summer camp, but the prep football season is already at the halfway marker.
ALBANY - Bulloch Academy slapped 18 hits and played nearly flawless defense to upset Sherwood Christian Academy in the opening round of the GISA Class AAA softball playoffs on Monday.
Statesboro's volleyball program is in just its third year of existence, but don't tell the Lady Blue Devils that new teams aren't supposed to have immediate success.
PORTAL - Big plays from the offense and special teams and a defense that bent but didn't break gave the Portal Panthers their first win of the season Friday night, as they defeated the Jenkins County War Eagles 28-16.
BROOKLET - Led by Tyler Epps, the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets had too much power on the ground for visiting Savannah High.
After a week full of festivities, Statesboro put a bow on homecoming, cruising to a 34-7 victory over Swainsboro Friday night at Womack Field.
The Statesboro Blue Devils stormed into Swainsboro last season and ended the three-game winning streak that the Tigers had going.
BROOKLET - The last time Southeast Bulloch was undefeated through four games, the entire roster of the current Yellow Jackets had yet to be born.
With Statesboro looking for its first playoff win in nearly three years last week, junior linebacker Ricky Lee stepped up to help ensure the Devils' postseason run will continue.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Football banquet will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 11, at 6 p.m., in the high school cafeteria.
For the first time in three seasons - which must seem like an eternity to a perennially successful program - Statesboro is back in the second round of the state football playoffs. The Blue Devils (10-1) didn't draw the easiest of roads for their postseason adventure. Statesboro had to travel all the way over to Cairo last Friday night, but paraded back to town with the school's first postseason victory since a win ...
The Bulloch Academy Lady Gators scored 31 points in the first quarter and coasted to a 50-29 victory over David Emanuel Academy in the opening day of the eighth annual Lady Gator Classic pre-season basketball tournament Tuesday. "The girls really did a good job in the first quarter," said BA head coach Paul Webb. "They were really focused." In the first eight minutes, senior Danielle Atkinson popped off 10 points, including two ...
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets were one crazy - and controversial - play from pulling off an upset over Jefferson County in the first round of the Class AAA state playoffs last Friday in Louisville.
For the next three days, Bulloch Academy head coach Paul Webb and his Lady Gators host the eighth annual Lady Gator Classic pre-season basketball tournament.
SYLVANIA - The Southeast Bulloch Lady Yellow Jackets beat Screven County 52-19 in a preseason scrimmage on the road Saturday.
LOUISVILLE – Southeast Bulloch High School's season of renewal ended Friday, as the Yellow Jackets fell to Jefferson County, 32-29, in the first round of the state playoffs.
CAIRO - Statesboro had to travel to the southwest corner of Georgia Friday night to take on the Cairo Syrupmakers, but life is still pretty sweet for the Blue Devils.
BROOKLET - It's playoff time in Georgia and for the first time since 2003, the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets are invited to the party.
If the town feels a little less crowded today, it's likely because of a few hundred Statesboro High fans making their way across the state as the Blue Devils take on Cairo in the first round of the Class AAAA state playoffs.
With most of last season's Final Four squad returning this year, the sky is the limit for the Statesboro boys' basketball squad.
This year's Metter seniors began their high school football careers in Mike West's first season as head coach of the Tigers. Tonight, they'll all experience their first state playoff game as they take on Lamar County - No. 1 seed out of Region 4-AA and top-ranked Class AA team in the state.
BROOKLET - There was a time not too long ago that students at Southeast Bulloch High school and residents of Brooklet spent their Fridays in the fall trying to find something to fill the evening. For nearly a decade, undersized and outmanned Yellow Jacket football teams struggled while their fan base followed suit.
Statesboro's Sherrodric Rawls is well aware of the fact that he and the rest of his senior teammates only get one more crack at the playoffs and he intends to make the most of it. The Blue Devils came within seconds of the state championship game in Rawls' freshman season, but haven't advanced farther than the first round since.