MILLEN - The Claxton Lady Tigers had a good run in the Region 3-A tournament, but came up just one win shy of a championship.
MILLEDGEVILLE - The Bulloch Academy Gators didn't do a whole lot of scoring throughout the Region 4-IAAA tournament.
STATESBORO - For three consecutive nights, the Statesboro Blue Devils found themselves in nip-and-tuck battles in the Region 3-AAAA tournament.
MILLEN - The Portal Panthers earned a measure of vengeance Friday and punched a ticket to the Region 3-A Tournament Championship game in the process.
MILLEN - It was tough sailing early on for the Portal Panthers, but a big third quarter gave them some breathing room and they cruised to a 69-45 win over Wheeler County in Thursday night's Region 3-A tournament quarterfinal matchup.
Revenge is a dish best served in the postseason.
When the Statesboro girls hit the field this evening to kick off their 2013 campaign against Savannah Christian, they'll bring with them a wealth of talent and lofty expectations.
MILLEDGEVILLE - The Bulloch Academy Lady Gators continued their dominant season by advancing to the Region 4-IAAA tournament championship game with a 42-23 win Thursday against Westminster.
Yakeem Coleman spent the entire regular season working to get his Statesboro Blue Devils into a position to make noise in the offseason, so there was no way he was going to let the fun end after one game.
SAVANNAH - Take it to the hoop. Take it to the state.
MILLEN - The Portal girls caught fire just as the postseason rolled around, but midnight finally struck on their Cinderella run.
With 14 seconds to go in the GISA Class AAA 120 state championship match, it looked like Joshua Bohannon's great freshman season was going to end in disappointment. Bohannon trailed Beau Graydon by a single point and the nationally ranked wrestler was doing his best to stall and run out the clock.
Bulloch Academy fell just short of clinching a second consecutive state title, but still notched an impressive runner-up finish at the GISA Class AAA championships last weekend at Tattnall Square Academy in Macon.
In just 8.9 seconds, the Statesboro girls went from an improbable comeback win and clinching a spot in the state playoffs to sitting at home for the rest of the season.
SAVANNAH - The third time was not a charm for Southeast Bulloch. Rather it was a forgettable nightmare.
Southeast Bulloch's football season came to a somber close Friday night, being defeated 35-7 by Worth County in the first round of the 3A ...
Screven shocked the state of Georgia last week, leaving them a tough act to follow in this year's playoffs.
Even with a region championship slipping through their grasp, Southeast Bulloch still has one attainable goal from the beginning of the season.
Just as time always seems to do, football season goes by way too fast.
Welcome to the first ever Statesboro Herald All-County softball team! It's been a long time coming in my opinion.
There are lows, then there are low-lows - then there's rock bottom.
The Portal Panthers have been through a lot this season.
The Screven County Gamecocks (9-1, 7-0 Region 4-AA) defeated Jefferson County (9-1, 6-1 Region 4-AA) 49-35 Friday night to win the region outright and setup ...
Alexander 49, Douglas County 42, OT
Though not the oldest rivalry in the state of Georgia, Jefferson-Screven has come to mean more over the past two seasons.
By MIKE ANTHONY
No wins, no playoff - so where's the motivation?