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Mincey donates $1,500 to club

Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Jeremy Mincey, a former Statesboro High School and University of Florida standout, visited the Boys & Girls Club of Bulloch County on May 18 to deliver a motivating message and donate $1,500 to the club before the annual "Bash in the Boro."

June 06, 2012 | Staff report | Sports


I'll Have Another a 4-5 favorite at Belmont Stakes

NEW YORK - I'll Have Another went into lockdown Wednesday, moving into a secured barn shortly after the colt was made the early 4-5 favorite to win the Belmont Stakes in his quest to become the 12th Triple Crown champion and first in 34 years.

June 06, 2012 | By BETH HARRIS AP Racing Writer | Sports


SEC has party for Missouri, Texas A&M

ATLANTA - It's not often Texas A&M fans in Georgia have the chance to pose for photos with Reveille, the collie mascot.

June 06, 2012 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Nadal reaches French Open semifinals

PARIS - It was about time Rafael Nadal faced some sort of test at the French Open.

June 06, 2012 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer | Sports


Celtics can close out Heat in Boston

BOSTON - LeBron James saw his share of disappointment in Boston when he was with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

June 06, 2012 | By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer | Sports


My Take 6/6 - Time for Braves to be concerned?

I'm not going to use the "P" word.

June 05, 2012 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Off-road motorsports racing is an enjoyable activity

Off-road motorsports racing - ever heard of it?

June 05, 2012 | By BOBBY RICHARDS Special to the Herald | Sports


Djokovic, Federer set French rematch

PARIS - As the chilly evening air swirled, and raindrops fell, and the thousands of spectators pulling for his opponent hushed, Novak Djokovic stood a single point from exiting the French Open on Tuesday.

June 05, 2012 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer | Sports


Outdoor Life - There are many reasons we outdoorsmen hunt and fish

I've hunted and fished all my life and have been lucky enough to come under the influence of sporting gentlemen who taught me that you don't do these things for trophies or glory. It's the chase, the challenge, the fresh chill of morning air in your lungs and the beauty of natural settings.

June 05, 2012 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON Special to the Herald | Sports


Tiger back in the hunt

DUBLIN, Ohio - Tiger Woods needed only two words to explain where the Memorial fits in on his road back from wherever he was to wherever he is going.

June 04, 2012 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Bosh might be able to return in crucial Game 5

MIAMI - Chris Bosh has been telling the Miami Heat that he's ready to play.

June 04, 2012 | By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Sharapova struggles, but manages win

PARIS - On days like these, when so little goes right and so much goes awry, Maria Sharapova tosses away the strategies and scouting reports her coach devises and, well, does whatever it takes to win.

June 04, 2012 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer | Sports


Johnson wins for 7th time at Dover

DOVER, Del. - Jimmie Johnson was the mane man at Dover.

June 04, 2012 | By DAN GELSTON Associated Press | Sports


Sharapova struggles to French Open victory

PARIS - She gingerly flexed her right wrist, pulled on her ponytail in frustration, argued with the umpire and left the court with remnants of a big, orange blob of clay pasted to the back of her soaking shirt.

June 04, 2012 | By EDDIE PELLS Associated Press | Sports


Woods quiets doubters with a flick of his wrists

DUBLIN, Ohio - For those who thought Tiger Woods' run as the world's best golfer was over, the 747-sized roar that emanated from the 16th green at Muirfield Village likely shocked them to their senses.

June 04, 2012 | By RUSTY MILLER Associated Press | Sports


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SHS boys tennis takes region title

Wednesday brought about the Region 2-AAAAA tennis championships at Mill Creek Regional Park. And on the boys' side, the first place trophy never left town.

April 11, 2018 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


GS Golf set to host 'The Crawford'

The Crawford, a Pro-Am Golf Tournament hosted by the men's and women's golf teams at Georgia Southern University, will be held Monday, April ...

April 11, 2018 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


No. 1 Johnson looks to follow strong Masters at Harbour Town

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Dustin Johnson is not satisfied with his Masters' history, no matter how many top-10 finishes he posts at Augusta National.

April 11, 2018 | By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer | Sports


Pruitt trying to turn around Tennessee's defense

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt's track record suggests the Volunteers eventually should have a dramatic improvement from their defense.

April 11, 2018 | By STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Eagles can't keep up with Kennesaw State

A nightmarish inning that featured 12 batters, five walks, four hits and five different pitchers put Georgia Southern in an early hole from which it ...

April 10, 2018 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


NBA looks for playoffs not marred by more player-ref strife

MIAMI - By rule, any substitute checking into an NBA game must first report his intentions to the scorer's table. Denver's Jamal Murray was ...

April 10, 2018 | By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Avalanche head back to playoffs after 5-2 win over Blues

DENVER - Nathan MacKinnon scored his first goal in 10 games, Jonathan Bernier stopped 32 shots and the Colorado Avalanche earned the final playoff spot in ...

April 08, 2018 | By PAT GRAHAM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Namajunas defends 115-pound title in win over Jedrzejczyk

NEW YORK - Rose Namajunas made it 2 for 2 against Joanna Jedrzejczyk and defended her 115-pound championship with a unanimous decision victory in the co-main ...

April 08, 2018 | By DAN GELSTON AP Sports Writer | Sports


Minnesota Duluth beats Notre Dame 2-1 for NCAA title

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Karson Kuhlman had a goal and an assist, and Minnesota Duluth beat Notre Dame 2-1 Saturday night to win the school's ...

April 08, 2018 | By MIKE COOK Associated Press | Sports


Eagles fly past Little Rock

Georgia Southern Baseball took a 3-2 win over Little Rock on Saturday afternoon to open an abbreviated two game set in The Natural State. Heavy ...

April 08, 2018 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


Reed builds three shot lead over McIlroy

AUGUSTA, Ga. - The only thunder was on the ground, not in the sky, a series of ear-splitting roars for Patrick Reed and his two eagles ...

April 08, 2018 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


No technology, no problem: The Masters Life

When you hear the name Augusta National, several things immediately come to mind. There is the long, beautiful stretch down Magnolia Lane that leads to ...

April 07, 2018 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


76ers hold off LeBron, Cavs 132-130 for 13th straight win

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - LeBron James pulled Ben Simmons in for a hug, and smiled and laughed in a brief chat with Joel Embiid.

April 07, 2018 | By DAN GELSTON AP Sports Writer | Sports


Truex, Harvick know how to get to front at tracks like Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas - Martin Truex Jr. and Kevin Harvick certainly know their way to the front at 1 1/2-mile tracks like the one at ...

April 06, 2018 | By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Lingering winter getting the best of baseball early on

Steady and sure-handed, Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier is a confident mitt man.

April 06, 2018 | By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer | Sports


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