WAYCROSS - Early on, it appeared as though the weeklong Homecoming festivities were a distraction for the Ware County Gators in a subregion Friday night game at Memorial Stadium in Waycross.
BROOKLET – For the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets, it's déjà vu all over again.
By HORACE HOLLOMAN
Bulloch Academy is in a 'must-win' situation tonight when the Gators square off against long-time rival Trinity Christian School of Dublin.
With the injuries continuing to mount and the team's star running back still on the sideline due to injury, the Blue Devils of Statesboro High School will travel to Waycross as the underdogs in a game against Ware County.
The playoff picture is pretty simple for Bulloch Academy after a 41-31 sub-region loss to Frederica Academy Friday.
ST. SIMONS ISLAND - Frederica Academy pulled out all the stops to upset Bulloch Academy 41-31 in a crucial GISA Region 2-AAA battle here Friday night.The Knights (5-3 overall and 2-1 in region play) scored on a 36-yard hook-and-ladder play, a 36-yard flea-flicker reverse pass, a 79-yard kickoff return, kicked two field goals, used a no-huddle offense and flaunted their speed on both offense and defense to stun the Gators.Bulloch (7-2, 1-1) was down by 13 points twice in the game but fought back to take a 31-30 lead midway through the fourth quarter.Gator defensive back Lanier Olliff ...
BROOKLET - For some players, four touchdowns is a really good season. For Southeast Bulloch's Chase Walker, it was his first half.
Ten years ago, kicker Josh Rich nailed a 29-yard field goal to give the Statesboro Blue Devils a state championship with a 13-10 win over Northside Warner Robins.
Statesboro High School is abuzz this week as the team gets ready to face Bradwell Institute for Homecoming today at Womack Field.
Since opening sub-region play three weeks ago, the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets have been dominant in scoring 83 points in two games while surrendering only 14 in two games.
The Portal Panthers have arguably one of its toughest test to date when the team travels to M.C. Anderson Field to take on the 5-1 Calvary Day Cavaliers.
Bulloch Academy takes its second step toward post-season play tonight when the Gators battle Frederica Academy on St. Simons Island. The Knights (4-3 overall and 1-1 in GISA Region 2-AAA) are an up-and-down team, according to BA head coach Terence Hennessy.
With a few clutch at bats and steady pitching, Southeast Bulloch's softball team rode a wave of momentum after an early region playoff loss to clinch the No. 4 seed in the state playoffs.