PORTAL - Metter led Portal, 61-49, with three minutes left, and held off a furious rally by the Panthers to escape with a 69-67 win Friday at the Portal Holiday Classic.
Region play has yet to officially start for Statesboro, but the Blue Devils may have provided a preview for February's Region 3-AAAA title game Friday night as Glenn Hills survived a ferocious late charge by Statesboro to take a 56-52 victory in the final game of the Gentlemen's Classic Friday night at the Devil's Den.
PORTAL - In an action-packed first day of the Portal Holiday Classic, one of the best games was saved for last.
MACON - The Bulloch Academy Lady Gators won their 12th-straight game and stayed unbeaten on the season with a 51-45 win over Macon Area Christian School on Thursday at the Tattnall Square Academy Holiday Tournament.
Statesboro High began its annual Gentlemen's Classic tournament Wednesday night with a stiff test against defending Class AAA runner-up Drew.
School is out for the holidays, but both the boys and girls squads at Statesboro are still in action and on the hunt for an early Christmas present.
To win a state football championship in football is a once-in-a-lifetime memory for most people.
As the Statesboro Blue Devils watched a six-point halftime lead turn into a four-point fourth quarter deficit, it seemed as though they had run out of gas.
PORTAL - The Portal Panthers (5-1) responded to their first loss of the season with an 84-43 win Tuesday at home against Johnson County.
ATLANTA - For the second time in six years, the Bulldogs of Emanuel County Institute are state champions.
ATLANTA - When Emanuel County Institute suits up today, the football field will still be 100 yards long. The rules will all still be the same, and the Bulldogs will still be trying to beat the 11 guys lined up on the other side of the ball.
It took blood, sweat, tears, and a couple of close calls for Bulloch Academy's wrestling squad to reach the top of the mountain.
Southeast Bulloch's Devonte Tremble has seen more that his share of lows for his team.
BROOKLET - After breaking a losing streak that had spanned over a year in its season opener, the Southeast Bulloch boys are getting used to winning.
Claxton girls win big
The Portal boys couldn't finish the season sweep against Woodville-Tompkins Friday night, falling to the Grizzlies 50-38 at home.
Statesboro wrestling is not an old program nor a traditionally successful one, making this season a special sort of anomaly.
Statesboro got another big game from Cam Harvey in a 64-39 win over Wayne County to open up region play with a win victory night.
When asked what changes are expected to come in his first year as Statesboro High School's
Bulloch Academy, Screven County and Statesboro all participated in a quad meet at BA Wednesday night - but BA came out on top in a big ...
BROOKLET - Statesboro's boys continued their successful run with a healthy roster by beating cross-county rival Southeast Bulloch 66-52 Tuesday night.
2016 has gotten a bad name for the number of celebrities it killed, terrorism attacks it induced and the hellish election it spawned.
The day is December 29, and it's an uncharacteristically warm, rainy morning in Statesboro.
By CHRIS STANLEY
Jeff Kaiser's hire as the new Statesboro High head football coach has made waves here in Bulloch County and it's got people talking ...
Coming into the Gentleman's Classic, Statesboro has had one storyline lurking behind them: injuries.
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