Statesboro doesn't tip off against Jonesboro in the Sweet Sixteen of the Class AAAA state playoffs until 7 p.m. tonight, but if Friday afternoon's pep rally is any indication of the mood in the Devil's Den at game time, things are sure to get loud.
MACON - Bulloch Academy controlled a pair of six-footers with smothering defense as the Lady Gators pounded Calvary Christian School 54-30 in the second round of the GISA Class AAA girls' basketball state tournament Friday.
PORTAL - The Portal Panthers storm into tonight's Sweet Sixteen matchup against Marion County with a team that has accomplished plenty. The Panthers have racked up 63 wins and a pair of Region 3-A titles over the last three seasons, but everyone on the roster is still looking for a state playoff win that has eluded them thus far.
MACON - Tough defense and good free-throw shooting helped Bulloch Academy repel a late fourth-quarter charge and take a 55-47 victory over Mount de Sales in the opening round of the GISA Class AAA boys' basketball tournament on Thursday.
PORTAL - Heading into the season, the Portal girls were intent on taking a big step forward.
CLAXTON - When the Claxton girls open up the Class A state basketball playoffs tonight, they might have to get over some déjà vu.
The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets started with a bang, knocking off Statesboro, 5-2, on Thursday at Mill Creek.
Throughout the first quarter of Wednesday night's first round game of the Class AAAA state basketball playoffs, Statesboro looked like a team with a bunch of players getting their first experience in the postseason.
Bulloch Academy has a score to settle tonight in the first round of the GISA Class AAA state boys' basketball tournament.
MACON - Bulloch Academy withstood a tremendous second-half rally to defeat Stratford Academy 41-35 in the opening round of the GISA Class AAA girls' basketball tournament Wednesday.
SAVANNAH - The Statesboro Blue Devils opened the 2013 campaign with a 4-0 shutout of Calvary Day on the road Wednesday.
For three action-packed nights last week, the Statesboro Blue Devils clawed and scratched their way to three thrilling victories and a Region 3-AAAA tournament championship.
Working hard and putting teammates ahead of themselves.
DOUGLASVILLE - The Southeast Bulloch Lady Yellow Jackets saw their playoff run come to an end Tuesday on the road at top-seeded Chapel Hill, falling 50-33 in the first round of the GHSA Class AAA state playoffs.
SYLVANIA – Heading into the 2012-13 season with a young team that lacked varsity experience, things didn't start well for the Screven County Lady Gamecocks. Screven dropped seven of its first eight games to begin the season, but coach Roy Cooper got his squad turned around and caught fire down the stretch.
Less than two weeks ago the Statesboro girls' soccer team was 10-4 overall, 6-1 in region play and on the verge of winning their first ...
Since moving to Bulloch County I've been to Southeast Bulloch High School some three dozen times it feels like. The drive out to Brooklet ...
Though a steady shower eventually washed out what should have been a 16-0 win for Southeast Bulloch, it did nothing to dampen their spirits now ...
The Statesboro girls soccer team had their first region title since 1999 dead in their sights, but on Tuesday night the trophy just barely slipped ...
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch boys and girls track and field teams each finished second in their region meets last season, but reclaimed their thrones as ...
When Statesboro High girls soccer last won a region championship, none of the current roster was even aware of the concept of soccer.
Beginning on Monday, track and field championships have kicked into high gear across the state. That's no exception for the schools here in Bulloch ...
For the last 49 years the Statesboro Relays have been a fixture of the Bulloch County track and field scene, but in the past two ...
For the Statesboro ladies, it would have been effortless to look ahead to their de facto region title game against Wayne County next week.
Yogi Berra once said, "In theory there is no difference theory and practice in practice there is."
Southeast Bulloch's 7-6 loss to Jenkins Friday put the Yellow Jackets in a tough place - lose another region game and lose the region all ...
By CHRIS STANLEY
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