Another softball season has come to a close and - as has been the case recently - it was another year of highs and lows for area schools.
CLAXTON - Heading down the home stretch of the regular season, the Claxton Tigers are once again in position to make a run at the state playoffs. The Tigers have fallen just one win shy of the postseason in each of the last four years, but they now have a weapon in junior running back Zachaeus Grant that is breaking many games in Claxton's favor.
CHULA - Bulloch Academy rolled up a 20-0 first-half lead and never looked back as the Gators notched their first region victory with a 40-7 beat down of Tiftarea Academy here Friday night.
SYLVANIA - In what was supposed to be a meeting of region powers, one team had its lights knocked right out.
CLAXTON - Zachaeus Grant ran for 246 yards and four touchdowns on only seven carries - all in the first half - and added an interception return for a touchdown as Claxton rolled past Savannah Country Day 54-0 on the Tigers' homecoming night.
"Red Dog! Red Dog!"
BROOKLET - For the first time this season, the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets will travel outside of Bulloch County when they face Brantley County in big game for SEB's playoff hopes.
SYLVANIA - The Screven County Gamecocks hope to keep their surprising season heading in the right direction as they host Westside, Augusta tonight.
PORTAL - Of all the things that the Portal Panthers have had to endure this season, the biggest test might still be in front of them.
When four-year starting quarterback Michael Peel graduated after last season, the Claxton Tigers knew that they would be in need of a new offensive leader.
The dream season of the Statesboro girls volleyball season came to an end Wednesday night in Forsyth as the Lady Blue Devils dropped a 2-1 decision to Mary Persons in the first round of the GHSA state playoffs.
SYLVANIA - What started off as a new beginning for Screven County football has quickly escalated into a full-blown Cinderella season.
For a team that was created less than two years ago, 12 goals is a pretty big list of expectations.
DUBLIN - Bulloch Academy won its first game in GISA Class AAA Final Four tournament Saturday at Southern Pines Regional Park but then saw its spectacular season come to a heartbreaking end by the slimmest of margins.
Bulloch Academy found out Friday night what the phrase "Bigger, Faster, Stronger" really means.
With less than five seconds to play trailing by one goal, Mercer Tedders' corner kick found its target - like he's done so many times ...
PORTAL - One of the smallest schools in all of Georgia is quickly becoming a big name in girls' golf.
The Statesboro boys soccer team continued its dominant and deliberate march Friday night, defeating Brunswick by a count of 3-0 in the Region 3-AAAAA playoffs.
For the first 30 minutes of Friday's Region playoff 1-AAA girls soccer game at Southeast Bulloch, the Lady Yellow Jackets were having a hard ...
For now, Statesboro's soccer team can look back and celebrate a "successful" season.
Around this time last year, Statesboro High School finished the season with back-to-back losses- including a 7-2 loss to Starr's Mill in the state ...
In the regular-season finale against non-conference rival Southeast Bulloch, Statesboro's Rachel Wiggins made an impressive diving stop with just 10 minutes left to play ...
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