SYLVANIA - Jeremy Johnson accounted for 208 total yards and five touchdowns to lead the Screven County Gamecocks to their first region championship in a decade Friday night, defeating the Josey Eagles 40-12 as members of the 2002 Gamecock state-champion squad watched from the stands.
Homecoming should be a great time in a high-school student's life and the Bulloch Academy Gators have had fun with dress-up days, class skits, helping the girls with powder-puff football practice and other school-spirit events this week.
The goals of the Statesboro Blue Devils rarely change.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets continue their quest for the state playoffs tonight as they travel to face the Battle Creek Warriors of Tattnall County tonight at 7:30 p.m.
PORTAL - The Portal Panthers' rocky road has one more huge boulder laying in the way tonight as Portal heads to Savannah to take on No. 10 Calvary Day.
Bulloch Academy senior Anna Newton has been named one of only 10 female Georgia finalists in the annual Wendy's High School Heisman program.
The Statesboro defense has allowed just six points in its last 16 quarters of game action and Jacob Schofill is a big reason for the Blue Devils' dominance.
SYLVANIA - The Screven County Gamecocks hosted the 2012 Region 3-AA cross country championships, and the Lady Gamecocks certainly made themselves at home.
The state playoffs are just a few weeks away and the usual suspects - as well as a few new faces - are in the running of area teams that are hoping for postseason success.
For nearly three quarters, what was supposed to be a celebratory homecoming crowd was nothing but nervous energy.
BROOKLET - The Yellow Jackets' playoff chances were dealt a major blow Friday night as Southeast Bulloch suffered a 27-7 loss at the hands of region foe Beach High School.
PERRY - Evans Williams threw two touchdown passes and rushed for another as the Westfield Hornets pounded Bulloch Academy 38-14 on Senior Night at Marvin Arrington Field Friday night.
PORTAL - Heys McMath spoiled Portal's homecoming game. The Savannah Country Day quarterback passed for 205 yards and rushed for another 152, accounting for three touchdowns and leading the Hornets to a 40-22 win Friday at the Portal Athletic Complex.
With just three sub-region games to shape how the region will play out, there is no room for a letdown from the Statesboro Blue Devils.
BROOKLET - One week after a big region win over Brantley County, Southeast Bulloch faces another crucial matchup tonight as they host the Beach Bulldogs with both teams battling for a playoff spot.
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 ...