Last year, Glynn Academy beat Statesboro High School 54-38 at Glynn Academy. This year, it was a bit of redemption for the Blue Devils as Statesboro cruised to a 68-41 win over the Red Terrors Friday night at home.
With more and more high school teams adding pressure to guards with a mixture of press defenses, the guard positions are under a higher level of scrutiny.
For some teams, traveling to play an out of region or out of state game can be difficult. The late nights and long travel hours aren't for the faint of heart. However, the Wildfire youth basketball team of New South Wales, Australia took travel to an entirely new level for their 2015-2016 season.
Bulloch Academy claimed its first-ever international basketball victories Monday night with a sweep of the Camden Valley Wildfire from Camden in New South Wales, Australia.
Coming off an embarrassing 56-18 loss to Jefferson County in Day 1 of the Portal Holiday Classic, the Lady Panthers had a much better showing against Long County for the second day of action.
SALEM, S.C. - The Bulloch Academy boys notched a 45-37 victory over Liberty High Tuesday to advance to the championship game of the Tamassee-Salem Christmas Classic.
Over 340 high school basketball games across the state of Georgia were played Monday night, including games featuring Portal, Southeast Bulloch and Statesboro High School.
Coming off a disappointing 1-2 finish in the U-Save it Classic, hosted by Albany High School, the Blue Devils had something to prove as they hosted their own tournament Saturday afternoon.
By HORACE HOLLOMAN
Statesboro High School's boys basketball team started the season on a four-game winning streak. Pressure defense and scoring threats at each position have pushed the Blue Devils to a 6-2 overall record and a 2-2 Region 3-AAAAA record.
The Lady Panthers of Portal had to fight all the way to the end Friday night against a tough Treutlen Vikings team.
Both Bulloch Academy squads gave their coaches early Christmas presents with a pair of convincing wins over David Emanuel Academy Friday night.
Team chemistry. It's something many teams try to manufacture but few can produce. A team's chemistry can make or break a season.
If defense wins championships, the Blue Devils of Statesboro might be onto something this season.
Defensively, the Lady Blue Devils of Statesboro are pretty stout. Evident from the team's 31 points allowed per game. However, offensively the team is still a work in progress eight games into the season.
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.