Greyson Surges' goal off the hands of Statesboro keeper Jake Lanier in the 67th minute gave Richmond Hill a 1-0 win over SHS Saturday afternoon at Womack Field in non-region play. Surges' shot from 22 yards out tailed away from Lanier who was able to get two hands on the ball, but the backspin on the kick carried the shot over Lanier's head where it trickled into the corner of the net.
The Statesboro golf team came in seventh out of 20 teams Saturday at the Demon Invitational in Warner Robins.
PORTAL - A moment of silence before the first pitch in remembrance of fallen Bryan County classmates who died in a car accident on Wednesday outside of Pembroke brought the Redskins (4-6, 1-2) onto the diamond with heavy hearts, and the Portal Panthers (7-5, 4-0) were able to increase their perfect region 3-A record to 4-0.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Lady Yellow Jackets (7-3-2) had their minds set on revenge after suffering a 4-0 loss to the Statesboro Lady Blue Devils (3-4-2) earlier this season, and while the Devils had their chances to score, Yellow Jacket keeper Kacey Jones and the determined SEB defense were able to preserve the shutout as the Thursday night match ended in a 0-0 draw.
Georgia Southern Golf and Forest Heights Country Club are teaming up to host the Georgia Southern Pro-Am Golf Tournament, Monday, April 9, at the Forest Heights Country Club in Statesboro with proceeds to benefit the GSU Golf program.
Georgia Southern baseball coach Rodney Hennon has spent a lot of time this spring harping on consistency.
Georgia Southern announced kickoff times for the six home games in the upcoming football season Wednesday.
Southeast Bulloch's John Page has been selected to coach the South All-Stars in the 2007 Georgia Athletic Coaches Association Senior All-Star game Sunday at Savannah State University.
Southeast Bulloch pitchers Joseph Wilson and David McCarthy combined for a no- hitter and nine strikeouts Tuesday to lift the Yellow Jackets to a 12-2 home win over Josey. It was the second straight win for SEB.
Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc., owner of Statesboro's WPMX-FM 102.9, WHKN-FM 94.9 and the Georgia Southern Radio Network has reached an agreement to purchase seven stations, including five serving the greater Statesboro area, from Communications Capital Partners.
Tony Hill struck out the side, stranding the tying run at third in the top of the seventh inning to give Statesboro a 2-1 win over Evans Tuesday at Mill Creek.
ATLANTA - The Georgia High School Association voted 46-0 on Monday to hold all five state football championship games at the Georgia Dome in 2008 and '09.
When Bulloch Academy athletic director and head coach Clint Morgan got the idea to host the 8th annual Gator Relays at Georgia Southern University's state-of-the-art track and field facility, he knew this year's meet would be one of the best ever.
Bulloch Academy will welcome 16 teams into today's 8th Annual Gator Relays, held at Georgia Southern's track and field facility for the first time. The event starts at 10 a.m. and should conclude around 5 p.m. according to BA head coach Clint Morgan.
Two local boys will get a serious upgrade from their backyard and school yard football fields when they travel to Atlanta Sunday to compete in a punt, pass and kick competition prior to the NFL game between the Atlanta Falcons and the Washington Redskins. Khristian Clark, 9, and Kellen Daly, 7, participated in a preliminary competition held Sept. 14 at Mill Creek Regional Park. They both advanced to a sectional meet which was ...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Jameis Winston envisioned winning the Heisman Trophy well before he signed with Florida State. He'll find out whether his dream becomes a reality on Saturday night. The redshirt freshman quarterback is one of six finalists up for the most prestigious individual award in college football. Winston and his high school coach Matt Scott were in Tuscaloosa on a recruiting trip at Alabama when he took a picture with Mark ...
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Baseball officials are up front about this: They want to ban home plate collisions to guard their investments. Minnesota's Joe Mauer, a former MVP and three-time batting champion, is less than halfway through a $184 million, eight-year contract. He was limited to 75 games at catcher this year in a concussion-shortened season. Buster Posey, another MVP and batting champ, has a $167 million, nine-year deal. San Francisco ...
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas coach Mack Brown declined to say Thursday whether the Alamo Bowl will be his final game, amid intense speculation following another disappointing season that began with the Longhorns talking about becoming national championship contenders again. "My situation has not changed," Brown said. Speaking to reporters for the first time since multiple published reports this week indicated that he might step down, Brown said he has yet to talk ...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - It may qualify as a small irony that in the run-up to the first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl, the people seemingly least threatened about the possibility of bad weather are the folks whose job is to protect the surface on which the game will be played. It should come as no surprise, since the NFL's groundskeeping experts are used to dealing with the elements - and improvising when they ...
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DURHAM, N.C. - Chick-fil-A Bowl president Gary Stokan wants to set the record straight: His bowl always wanted No. 22 Duke. <p style="color: #333333; font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 12.727272033691406px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; ...
NEW YORK - The five power conferences of college sports want more flexibility in providing financial support to athletes.
ATLANTA - Auburn was the only school that didn't have anyone on last year's Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference team. Not surprising, since the Tigers failed to win a league game.
GREENSBORO, N.C. - The Atlantic Coast Conference's coaches have selected Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston as the league's player of the year and Duke's David Cutcliffe as the coach of the year.
It seems inevitable that Peyton Manning will shatter the 50-touchdown passing mark set by Tom Brady in 2007. He might even do it Thursday night.
FARGO, N.D. - Veteran players on North Dakota State's football team say news that coach Craig Bohl would be leaving for Wyoming after the playoffs was harder on their younger teammates who haven't grasped the commercial aspect of college athletics.
Almost once a game, an NFL player absorbs an illegal blow to the head or neck that could put his career - or worse - at risk.
I am currently going through one of those inevitable life cycle changes and it is quite fascinating in some respects.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Wanting to return among the elite in golf, Graeme McDowell mapped out a plan last fall. He figured out how many ranking points he would need to get back into the top five in the world.