PORTAL - What was supposed to be the first step in a long climb turned into a season-ending pitfall for Portal High School's boys basketball team Saturday.
Claxton High School's boys basketball team defeated Greenville, 54-53, in a Class A state playoff first-round game Saturday night at Claxton.
WAYNESBORO - Statesboro High School's girls golf team finished 11th out of 16 teams at the Lady Bear Invitational on Saturday.
CLAXTON - Claxton High School's girls basketball team beat Marion County, 56-38, in the first round of the Class A state playoffs Friday night.
It may have been the first round of the state playoffs, but for a team with state title hopes for this season, it looked like just another day at the office.
PORTAL - After a dominant regular season run and a Region 3-A tournament title, the Portal boys are now setting their sights on a bigger prize.
The regular season didn't end as the Statesboro girls basketball team envisioned, but now comes the chance to achieve the goal that the Lady Blue Devils have had in mind all season.
PORTAL - Just two games in, it's already been a long season for Portal High School's baseball team.
SYLVANIA - Swainsboro High School's boys tennis team beat Screven County, 4-1, on Thursday.
SYLVANIA - Screven County High School's girls tennis team beat Swainsboro, 4-1, on Thursday.
SYLVANIA - Screven County High School's girls soccer team beat Groves, 3-1, on Thursday behind Jennifer Suggs' two goals and Madyson Torres' goal.
Metter High School's girls tennis team (1-0) beat Southeast Bulloch, 3-2, on Wednesday.
Statesboro High School will host its Fourth Annual Statesboro Invitational track and field meet at 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
Portal High School's Class A boys basketball state tournament game against Central Talbotton has been moved to 5 p.m. Saturday. The game, which will be played at Portal, was scheduled for 7 p.m.
Portal High School's Class A boys basketball state tournament game against Central Talbotten has been moved to 5 p.m. Saturday. The game, which will be played at Portal, was scheduled for 7 p.m.
SEB got another star performance from their ace Madison Fields as she struck out 12 batters in a 5-1 win over Islands High School.
By CHRIS STANLEY
Last week I titled the beginning of this series "High School football is dumb, let's make it smart" for two reasons.