CLAXTON – As the #1 ranked Bulldogs of Emanuel County Institute came to town, the Claxton Tigers were confident that anything could happen.
he Portal Panthers know the situation.
Four days after claiming the Region 3AA regular season title, the Screven County Lady Gamecocks (21-4) twice downed SEB's Lady Jackets (22-3) by 1-0 margins to claim the 3AA tournament championship at the Screven County Recreation Complex on Saturday.
Brian VanGorder finally got what he was looking for.
Starting quarterback Travis Clark took snaps during practice Tuesday, but Georgia Southern coach Brian VanGorder said the sophomore is questionable for Saturday's home game against Elon. Clark suffered a low-grade concussion while diving for a loose ball late in the third quarter of Saturday's 34-14 loss to North Dakota State.
The Claxton Tigers will welcome the state's No. 1 team in Class A, Emanuel County Institute, to the Pecan Grove tonight for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff at Bell Memorial Stadium.
ATHENS - Georgia found itself in an unusual position Sunday: Unranked and trying to bounce back from a loss to Vanderbilt.
DUBLIN - Trinity Christian School defeated Bulloch Academy twice during the varsity softball regular season en route to winning the GISA Region 2-AA title. The third meeting of the squads was Saturday in the Class AA state championship game.
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After a thrilling one-point win over Brentwood in Sandersville Friday night, the Bulloch Academy Gators evened their record at 3-3 with five games remaining on their schedule.
ATLANTA - Tiki Barber and the New York Giants did a pretty good impression of the Atlanta Falcons.
Allison Steinhaus said she was just trying to relax Tuesday night against region rival Southeast Bulloch. Steinhaus did just that, ripping a pitch into right field to plate two runs - the eventual game-winners - against region rival Southeast Bulloch Tuesday.
GREENVILLE, S.C. - Jerome Felton collected just 56 total yards Saturday, but three of his runs ended in touchdowns as he led Furman to a 23-17 win against The Citadel in Southern Conference action.
Elon quarterback Wes Pope - the reigning Southern Conference offense player of the week - will do his best to pick apart Georgia Southern's shaky secondary when the Phoenix visit Statesboro this Saturday at 1 p.m.
METTER – It was a rough Friday night for the Tigers.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - The Southeastern Conference's efforts to upgrade men's basketball remain a work in progress.
Michael Sam could've taken the - well, not the easy, but certainly the easier - way out by staying mum on his sexual orientation, at least until after the NFL draft.
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - The brightest lights that interest Jimmy Walker are found in another galaxy through his high-powered telescope.
SOCHI, Russia - All the gloom and grim talk leading to the Sochi Olympics at last gave way to more uplifting things.
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - The wind was so strong, the conditions so demanding, that Jimmy Walker felt like Saturday at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am was competing against the golf course instead of the rest of the field.
SOCHI - A crowning achievement of Vladimir Putin's Russia kicked off Friday with a celebration of its past greatness and hopes for future glory, most especially for a raucous group of Russian athletes who marched into the rollicking opening ceremony of the Sochi Olympics with a message.