HARLEM - The Screven County Gamecocks (3-2, 1-0 Region 3-AA) were all over Harlem on Friday, winning the region opener 35-13 on the road.
BROOKLET - Things really start to heat up for Southeast Bulloch as Region 1-AAA play gets underway tonight at Fred Shaver Field.
PORTAL - Rested from a much needed off week, the Portal Panthers return to action tonight looking for their first win of the season. But to get it, they'll have to knock off the defending state champion Emanuel County Institute Bulldogs.
Just one week removed from a big statement win over Burke County, the Statesboro Blue Devils are already looking forward.
Traditionally, high-school football coaches like to schedule a weaker opponent for homecoming.
BROOKLET - Don't look now, but it's late September and the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets are still undefeated.
It's always great to come up with big fourth quarter catches for your team.
BROOKLET - For six innings, Southeast Bulloch quieted the potent bats of Appling County.
The Bulloch Academy Lady Gators pulled a 'Jekyll and Hyde' in their two-game series with the Westfield School.
PORTAL - In any sort of competition, athletes will look for any advantage they can get. For the Portal Panthers, the next win on the schedule might come courtesy of a few of the millions of peanuts harvested each season throughout Georgia. Monday afternoon, Georgia Farm Bureau president Zippy Duvall was on hand at Portal Middle High School to present its athletic program with an entire pallet of ABC brand peanut butter. ...
The old saying goes that those who don't learn from the past are doomed to repeat it.
Bulloch Academy stopped two fourth-quarter drives, one with less than a minute left in the game, to secure a 14-9 victory over Trinity Christian School of Dublin Friday night at Gator Alley.
Adairsville 49, Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe 0 Allatoona 49, Lithia Springs 0 Alpharetta 31, West Forsyth 17 Americus Sumter 20, Albany 6 Appling County 49, Johnson-Savannah 20 Aquinas 49, T.W. Josey 0 Archer 27, Parkview 7 Armuchee 41, Murray County 0 Athens Academy 20, Our Lady of Mercy 13 Atkinson County 25, Long County 18 Bacon County 14, Jeff Davis 13 Baldwin 41, Howard 7 Benedictine Military 28, Vidalia 0 Bleckley County 34, Dodge County 13 Blessed ...
McRAE - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets (2-0-1) scored the game's first 21 points, and held off Telfair County (3-1) for a 35-26 win Friday on the road.
Just like last season, tonight's matchup between the Statesboro Blue Devils and the Burke County Bears will be a clash between a pair of teams ranked in the top 10 of the Class AAAA state poll.
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.
It's a postseason party and plenty of area teams are invited. Beginning this Friday, 192 teams throughout Georgia will begin a five-week sprint to claim one of seven GHSA state championships up for grabs. With six teams from Bulloch and its surrounding counties in the hunt, there should be plenty of thrilling football still on the schedule. Leading the charge into the postseason is grizzled playoff veteran Statesboro. The Blue Devils ...