On a perfect day for baseball, Statesboro High School was nearly as good.
John Paul Padilla and Antoine Montassier scored two goals apiece to lead Bulloch Academy's boys soccer team to a 12-0 victory over Memorial Day on Tuesday.
BROOKLET -Southeast Bulloch led in both games of a doubleheader against Savannah Christian Saturday afternoon, but shaky pitching led to a pair of comebacks as the Raiders took a 13-9 win in the first game and followed up with a 6-4 Game 2 win to complete the sweep.
Friday night at Mill Creek Regional Park, Dublin and Southeast Bulloch met with Region 3-AA superiority on the line.
EVANS - Statesboro High School's boys soccer team defeated Lakeside-Evans, 2-1, in a Region 2B-AAAA game Friday.
Marijke Griffin threw a no-hitter Tuesday, striking out seven in three innings, to lead Trinity Christian School to a 22-0 victory over Victory Christian of North Augusta in softball.
All teams want to get off to a good start to their season.
When eight Screven County seniors departed after last season, a power vacuum was left at the top of the Region 3-AA girls soccer standings.
Statesboro High School's boys soccer team beat South Effingham, 3-1, on Tuesday.
Bulloch Academy pitchers Clayton Rogers and Joshua Bishop combined to hurl a three-hitter as the Gators downed non-region foe Memorial Day School, 5-1, on Tuesday in BA's home opener.
Bulloch Academy seniors Jaylen Evans, left, and Taylor Collins played in the Georgia-South Carolina All-Star basketball games this past Saturday at Augusta Preparatory School in Augusta. Both played on their respective Class AAA squads. Only 12 senior student-athletes were selected per team per classification. The annual All-Star weekend pitted teams from the Georgia Independent School Association against those from the South Carolina Independent School Association and was sponsored by the coaches' associations of both organizations.
LOUISVILLE - Doug Flott scored two goals to lead a balanced attack as the Southeast Bulloch boys defeated Jefferson County, 5-1, Tuesday night.
With the Statesboro baseball team off to a great start at 3-1 on the season, the team is giving some of its former players a chance to get in on the fun.
Timely hitting, solid defense and much improved pitching have given the Statesboro baseball team a boost early in the season.
The Statesboro girls' soccer team has its sights set on big things this season and senior defender Taylor Sarratt is leading the charge.
Youngsters around the community showed off their football skills this week during the Gator Elementary Fundamental Football Camp hosted by Bulloch Academy.
Pretty soon, the winter won't be the only time of year in which the area's top basketball talent is on display.
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