MILLEN - For the second consecutive season, the Portal Panthers took home the Region 3-A championship.
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.
Statesboro's season started in a rut, but as of late has been on the highest of highs after the team won their 15th region ...
After recording two consecutive upsets in its region tournament, it didn't seem likely Statesboro would be prime for being upset in its first round ...
Trifecta's have started to become a trend at Bulloch Academy.
Even after ending their regular season on a nine-game winning streak, it was the postseason that fouled up Portal's year as a whole.
Just as they had in the regular season, the Bulloch Academy boys made easy work of Trinity Dublin by a 73-60 score in the region ...
Tuesday night served a greater purpose than simply moving on in the region tournament for Bulloch Academy's girls basketball team.
One's lucky, two can be a coincidence, but three's a trend.
Following a clean sweep in the region championship rounds Saturday, fans of Statesboro basketball will get a double dose of playoff basketball next weekend with ...
Every high school sports program in Georgia sets high standards, but only a handful can ever meet them.
When it's all said and done, Statesboro may come away as the basketball champions of Bulloch County.
A tale of two teams: Portal Panthers basketball edition.
While head coach Kristin Barnhill would have preferred a No. 4 seed to play one less game in Southeast Bulloch's region tournament, she can ...
From start to finish, Statesboro was a heavy favorite to win its new region.
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