And then there were four.
Statesboro's path to a possible third straight region title got off on the right foot Thursday night as the Blue Devils notched a 19-0 victory over Liberty County in their first sub-region game of the season.
The letters 'ETW' are emblazoned on the right shirt sleeve of every Bulloch Academy football player's team t-shirt.
PORTAL - Two teams meet up in Portal tonight with very different objectives.
BROOKLET - One week after Southeast Bulloch broke a 38-game region losing streak, the Yellow Jackets are looking become relevant in the 1-AAA title chase as they wrap up homecoming week against region leader Pierce County.
MACON - The Bulloch Academy Lady Gators pulled off an incredible upset over Tattnall Square Academy Thursday in the second round of the GISA Class AAA state softball playoffs.
The lights will come on one night early at Womack Field as Statesboro takes on Liberty County tonight in each team's Region 3-AAAA opener.
The Bulloch Academy Lady Gators will attempt to pull the figurative thorns from their sides today when they travel to Macon to battle Tattnall Square Academy in the second round of the GISA Class AAA state softball playoffs.
DOUGLASVILLE - The Southeast Bulloch Lady Yellow Jackets jumped on Chapel Hill in the first game on Wednesday, but the Lady Panthers fought back in the second to force a decisive game three that will determine which squad will advance to the second round of the GHSA Class AAA state playoffs.
SYLAVNIA - The Screven County Lady Gamecocks were swept in a doubleheader against Bacon County Wednesday in the first round of the GHSA Class AA state playoffs.
For too long, Southeast Bulloch had to hear about one of the less desirable streaks in Georgia high school football. Dating back to 2008, SEB had dropped 38 straight region games.
Southeast Bulloch's softball team has a long road ahead of it if it wants to make a deep run in the GHSA Class AAA playoffs. Actually, the road is plenty long just to get to the first game.
Neither falling temperatures, drenching rain, chilling breezes nor a case of the flu could derail the Bulloch Academy Lady Gators in their first-round playoff against Southland Academy Monday
Fall has been here for nearly a month and Statesboro has already played two-thirds of its regular season schedule, yet there is still nothing known about the Blue Devils' playoff prospects.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets will look to get back on the winning track tonight as they host Savannah High School in a Region 1-AAA showdown at Fred Shaver field.