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.
Statesboro enters its final non-region game of the regular season looking to ride the momentum of last week's 40-0 win over Butler, but will have a much larger hurdle standing in the way of another victory.
PORTAL - The Portal Panthers head out in search of their first win of the season once again tonight with a trip to Millen to take on Jenkins County.
BROOKLET - On a day when Southeast Bulloch hoped to advance to the Region 1-AAA finals, Pierce County's Jennifer Jernigan stole the show.
As a linebacker, Andrew Taylor is usually a sworn enemy of running backs. Friday night, Taylor ran a few miles - or at least a few yards - in their shoes as he scored a pair of touchdowns in the Blue Devils' 40-0 victory over Butler.
SYLVANIA - After enduring a regular season with plenty of ups and downs, the Screven County Gamecocks are on the verge of a region title.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch softball team has spent the last two months battling for a chance to make some noise in the postseason.
Halloween is still nearly a month away, but it was tough to tell with all of the Statesboro Blue Devils masquerading around in different positions.
BROOKLET - Antonio McMillan, Corey McCollum and Tyler Epps combined for 48 carries for 350 yards, but Southeast Bulloch's offense couldn't find the end zone until the fourth quarter.
Bulloch Academy junior fullback Matt Sheppard rushed for 147 yards and scored three touchdowns to lead the Gators to a 27-10 win over Brentwood Friday night at Gator Alley.
SYLVANIA - The Screven County Gamecocks celebrated homecoming Friday with a dominant, 54-13 win over Harlem.
Statesboro's hot start came crashing down last week in Waynesboro, but the Blue Devils now return to the comfort of Womack Field and will attempt to get back into the win column tonight when they square off against Butler.
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 ...