A week after beginning their regular season schedule, the Bulloch Academy softball team makes its first home appearance this weekend as they host the third annual Bulloch Bash.
Justin Mee, a 2012 Statesboro High School honor graduate, has accepted an athletic and academic scholarship to Augusta State University.
When the Statesboro Blue Devils take the field for their 2012 season opener on Aug. 31, they'll be gunning for a third-consecutive region championship. During their recent run, the Devils have been known for their powerful and relentless running game.
Bulloch Academy alumna Heaven Hinton, 20-year-old daughter of Tina Hendrix and Dennis Hinton, recently signed a scholarship to attend Georgia Gwinnett College in Lawrenceville and extend her collegiate softball career.
Thunderstorms brought football practices around the county to a halt Thursday afternoon, but no spirits were dampened as full-pad practices are officially getting underway.
The Bulloch Academy varsity softball team raised $4,400 for the Alzheimer's Association with a preseason tournament Tuesday.
The beginning of the regular season is still over a week away, but that didn't stop four softball teams from taking the diamond for a great cause Tuesday afternoon.
Wednesday afternoon marked the first official day of organized football practice for high schools across Georgia, though it was tough to tell by looking at fields around Bulloch County.
Bulloch Academy's varsity softball team will help raise funds for the Alzheimer's Association with a four-team, preseason tournament July 31.
Throughout the last month, news reports from all over the country have been packed with reports of devastating heat waves. Nearly every nook and cranny of the country has experienced its fair share of triple-digit temperatures, and while the mercury has dropped a bit in the Northeast and Midwest, Georgia is still mired in the South's unique climate of sticky, unrelenting summer heat.
Ashley Clifton, a 2010 graduate of Southeast Bulloch High School, recently signed with Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus to play softball. Clifton, a rising junior, played her freshman and sophomore seasons at East Georgia State College in Swainsboro.
A lot has changed in the sporting world over the last 40 years.
BROOKLET – A month from now, the Southeast Bulloch football squad will strap up the pads to begin another season. When they do, they'll be practicing and playing in one of the nicest athletic complexes around.
For years, Georgia has been a hotbed for up-and-coming high school baseball stars. Among this year's class of potential future stars are a pair of Blue Devils from Statesboro High School.
Less than a decade ago, high school wrestling programs in Georgia weren't all that easy to come by aside from the Atlanta area. Thanks to some recent success stories and top-notch instruction, a lot more attention is being paid to those hitting the mats in South Georgia.
Southeast Bulloch locked up a historic season Wednesday night with a sweep over region rival Jenkins.