To say Statesboro High School got off to a rough start in a Thursday sub-region matchup against Richmond Hill would be an understatement.
By HORACE HOLLOMAN
Southeast Bulloch will continue their quest for the state playoffs tonight as they host Savannah High School in an important sub-region 1-AAA matchup.
Bulloch Academy begins the quest to win its first region championship in six years tonight when they host GISA Region 2-AAA rival Edmund Burke Academy at Gator Alley.
After a thrilling 8-4 come-from-behind victory over Toombs in the 1-AAA region playoffs Tuesday, the Lady Yellow Jackets had revenge on the mind against a tough Tattnall County team.
Bulloch Academy, Portal and Southeast Bulloch all notched a victory in the win column last Friday. The Gators, who suffered their first loss of the season against Westfield, proved they had what it takes to bounce back by defeating Brentwood 18-12.
Alcovy 15, Lakeside-DeKalb 12
SANDERSVILLE - Bulloch Academy survived a lackluster first-half performance and the Brentwood duo of fullback Willis Toulson and quarterback Peyton Massengale to take an 18-12 victory here Friday night.
Coming off of a four-game losing streak, Portal was in search of a victory, and on Homecoming night, the Panthers were able to pick up a big win over the Claxton Tigers.
BROOKLET - Southeast Bulloch used a suffocating defense and a dominating offensive performance Friday night en route to a 42-7 win over Beach High School at Fred Shaver Field.
It was the Mahlon Williams show in the second quarter of a region contest against Statesboro High School and Coffee County Friday night at Womack Field.
After suffering its first loss of the season last week, Screven County bounced back with a vengeance.
BROOKLET - Well rested and healthy coming out of their bye week, the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets will start the sub-region portion of their schedule tonight as they host the Bulldogs of Beach High School.
The Portal Panthers have a chance to turn the tides on the season as they face Claxton at home tonight in the Panthers' first region game of the season.
With just a few weeks left in the season, Statesboro High School's swim team are entering the home stretch of their 2015-2016 campaign.