Another softball season has come to a close and - as has been the case recently - it was another year of highs and lows for area schools.
CLAXTON - Heading down the home stretch of the regular season, the Claxton Tigers are once again in position to make a run at the state playoffs. The Tigers have fallen just one win shy of the postseason in each of the last four years, but they now have a weapon in junior running back Zachaeus Grant that is breaking many games in Claxton's favor.
CHULA - Bulloch Academy rolled up a 20-0 first-half lead and never looked back as the Gators notched their first region victory with a 40-7 beat down of Tiftarea Academy here Friday night.
SYLVANIA - In what was supposed to be a meeting of region powers, one team had its lights knocked right out.
CLAXTON - Zachaeus Grant ran for 246 yards and four touchdowns on only seven carries - all in the first half - and added an interception return for a touchdown as Claxton rolled past Savannah Country Day 54-0 on the Tigers' homecoming night.
"Red Dog! Red Dog!"
BROOKLET - For the first time this season, the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets will travel outside of Bulloch County when they face Brantley County in big game for SEB's playoff hopes.
SYLVANIA - The Screven County Gamecocks hope to keep their surprising season heading in the right direction as they host Westside, Augusta tonight.
PORTAL - Of all the things that the Portal Panthers have had to endure this season, the biggest test might still be in front of them.
When four-year starting quarterback Michael Peel graduated after last season, the Claxton Tigers knew that they would be in need of a new offensive leader.
The dream season of the Statesboro girls volleyball season came to an end Wednesday night in Forsyth as the Lady Blue Devils dropped a 2-1 decision to Mary Persons in the first round of the GHSA state playoffs.
SYLVANIA - What started off as a new beginning for Screven County football has quickly escalated into a full-blown Cinderella season.
For a team that was created less than two years ago, 12 goals is a pretty big list of expectations.
DUBLIN - Bulloch Academy won its first game in GISA Class AAA Final Four tournament Saturday at Southern Pines Regional Park but then saw its spectacular season come to a heartbreaking end by the slimmest of margins.
Bulloch Academy found out Friday night what the phrase "Bigger, Faster, Stronger" really means.
Dra Harrison's 14 points helped propel Bulloch Academy to a healthy lead and eventual 57-25 blowout of Edmund Burke to improve to 2-0 in ...
"Big three" has become a nickname we've given in pop culture to people or institutions who've risen to power and stand alone as ...
The Portal boys couldn't finish the season sweep against Woodville-Tompkins Friday night, falling to the Grizzlies 50-38 at home.
Statesboro wrestling is not an old program nor a traditionally successful one, making this season a special sort of anomaly.
Statesboro got another big game from Cam Harvey in a 64-39 win over Wayne County to open up region play with a win victory night.
When asked what changes are expected to come in his first year as Statesboro High School's
Bulloch Academy, Screven County and Statesboro all participated in a quad meet at BA Wednesday night - but BA came out on top in a big ...
BROOKLET - Statesboro's boys continued their successful run with a healthy roster by beating cross-county rival Southeast Bulloch 66-52 Tuesday night.
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The day is December 29, and it's an uncharacteristically warm, rainy morning in Statesboro.
By CHRIS STANLEY
Jeff Kaiser's hire as the new Statesboro High head football coach has made waves here in Bulloch County and it's got people talking ...
Coming into the Gentleman's Classic, Statesboro has had one storyline lurking behind them: injuries.
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