It's homecoming tonight at Portal, and head coach Justin Chester and his Panthers know a loss for homecoming isn't acceptable.
Four area teams will travel to Savannah today to begin play in the 2006 state softball tournament, playing for the ultimate goal of a state championship. Screven County, Southeast Bulloch, Metter and Claxton all qualified for the South Sectional to be held at the Paulson Complex in Savannah.
All week long, Bulloch Academy's football players have dressed in pajamas, in camouflage, in tacky attire and as their favorite movie/television actors. Thursday night, some were even dressed as cheerleaders during the annual PowderPuff game. Yes, they've had a fun-filled week during Homecoming 2006.
Appalachian State coach Jerry Moore is glad his team's last game went down to the wire. Executing against Wofford in the final minutes was a crucial test for the top-ranked Mountaineers, who had defeated their last three opponents by an average of 33.3 points a game.
Southeast Bulloch returns to Brooklet tonight to face the Wildcats of Laney in a 3-AA showdowwn.
Just how big is Georgia Southern's next game?
ATLANTA - Statesboro held steady at No. 2 in Class AAAA, while Emanuel County Institute retained the top spot in the Class A rankings displayed in this week's Associated Press high school football poll.
Hard work and dedication to a grueling sport that few view as fun has paid off for the Bulloch Academy boys' cross-country team.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Don't panic.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Robby Gordon readily admits his first stint with the Ford Motor Co. didn't end well, when he embarrassed the manufacturer by kicking at its blue oval logo on national television after one of its engines failed in his car.
Georgia Southern quarterback Travis Clark's record-setting performance against Elon earned him the Southern Conference offensive player of the week award. He joined running back Chris Covington as Eagles to win the weekly league award.
If you watch any sports programming on television, you've seen what happened during the Miami–Florida International game Saturday. (If you watch ESPN, you had no choice; they've shown it ad nauseum, along with all the smarmy, self-righteous commentary ESPN has become known for.)
ATHENS - Joe Tereshinski is Georgia's starting quarterback - for at least another week.
ATLANTA (AP) - More than two years after his forced retirement, Vince Dooley showed this week he won't stand for his legacy being tarnished - especially by UGA president Michael Adams.
BILBAO, Spain - The bags were already packed and the Americans had already checked out of their rooms.
This weekend's SEC lineup doesn't hold much national appeal, unless the nonconference scheduling backfires.
NEW YORK - Ekaterina Makarova describes herself as a person who prefers "to stay in the shade."
NEW YORK - Wes Welker. Robert Mathis. Aldon Smith. Josh Gordon.
NEW YORK - U.S. captain Tom Watson went with experience and a gut feeling Tuesday night when he filled out his Ryder Cup team with Keegan Bradley, Hunter Mahan and Webb Simpson.
In the time gap between the end of spring and the beginning of fall hunting seasons, there is a unique outdoor activity for lovers of archery. Let me offer up the idea of bow fishing. This is a sport that combines the skill of archery with the enjoyment of fishing.