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.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Georgia Southern men's soccer team posted its sixth shutout, Tuesday afternoon, defeating Southern Conference contender Wofford, 2-0. The victory marked both the fifth team shutout versus a SoCon opponent this season and senior Adam Webb's record 12th-career blanking.
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LONDON - Eugenie Bouchard could have lost her focus after the fourth game of her Wimbledon semifinal Thursday, when play was delayed for five minutes during Simona Halep's medical timeout for a left ankle injury.
Barry Bonds is getting a second chance, hardly surprising because baseball is a game of second chances.
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. - To get ready for this week's tournament, Bubba Watson simply has to walk out his front door.
SAO PAULO - Tim Howard left a lasting impression on Americans from coast to coast - and fans around the world, really - for his incredible, improbable saves in the loss to Belgium in extra time that sent the U.S. home from the World Cup to a country captivated.
LONDON - The silence at Centre Court made abundantly clear that Andy Murray's time as Wimbledon champion was coming to a close.
Tiger Woods back on the golf course is a big deal.
SALVADOR, Brazil - They captured the hearts of America - from coast to coast, big towns and small, all the way to the White House.
LONDON - For the third year in a row, Rafael Nadal made an early exit from Wimbledon after a stunning loss to a player ranked 100th or lower.
This week always brings back some unpleasant memories. I know that Independence Day evokes thoughts of America's newly won freedom for most people but for me it is a reminder of a different war that was bitterly contested on American soil in the 1960's. Sadly it was brother against brother and friend against friend.
SAO PAULO - Angel Di Maria scored deep into extra time Tuesday to give Argentina a 1-0 win over Switzerland and a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals.