By HORACE HOLLOMAN
SOPERTON - Portal put up a valiant effort in a 59-46 loss to Emanuel County Institute in the girls basketball GHSA region 3-A playoffs Tuesday afternoon.
In the weeks leading up to the GISA traditional wrestling championships, Bulloch Academy wrestling coach Andy Tomlin was reluctant to use the word "dynasty" when referring to the Gators' recent accomplishments.
MILLEN - With opposing teams keying in on Portal's leading scorers, Breyonna Raymond and Chandalier Morgan all season, the Lady Panthers needed a third threat in order to advance in the GHSA Class-A, region 3-A playoffs, Monday.
BROOKLET - In the regular-season finale at Southeast Bulloch Friday night, the Yellow Jackets (14-13, 4-7 Region 1B-AAA) came out for warm ups in blue and gold t-shirts emblazoned with a question mark and the word "grit" on the back.
For many, national signing day is a chance to see what new additions will bolster their favorite college team. However, for some, national signing day is the culmination of a lifelong commitment.
At the beginning of the season, plenty of naysayers counted the Portal Panthers out after losing a sizeable senior class the year prior. The Panthers started the 2015-2016 season in a slump, losing seven of the team's first 10 games.
By HORACE HOLLOMAN
Southeast Bulloch's Markel Ming and Islands' Hugh Durham had a bit of a three-point shooting contest Friday night in a region 1-AAA matchup.
If a group of chefs were to create the perfect recipe for a successful basketball team, here's how it may look: A teaspoon of size in the low post, a pinch of speed on the court, two cups of team chemistry and maybe just a dash of mokie for good measure.
In and around Bulloch County, Jonathan Wells was known as a pretty big deal in his playing days at Southeast Bulloch High School. The multi-sport athlete, who graduated from SEB in 2001, was a standout track star, played football and basketball.