GHSA second round playoff matchups set

Fifteen southeast Georgia teams will play in the second round of the GHSA state football playoffs this week.

  Friday’s high school football playoff scores and highlights

Eagles open Burg era with a victory

Area GHSA football first round playoff matchups

New-look Eagles make season debut Wednesday

  4 Georgia Southern football players arrested on drug charges

Two Lowcountry football teams bring home SCISA titles

Continued Coverage

  NFL athlete gives back to Carver Village neighbors

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Nov. 20

New Hampstead, SE Bulloch close regular season with Thursday night wins

Tigers wrap up fall practice, look ahead to spring season

Memorial Day will not play final regular season game, playoff game after positive COVID-19 test

  Eagles set for clash with Army

Benedictine’s Holton signs with Vandy, now waits on MLB Draft

Benedictine star baseball player Carter Holton signed his national letter of intent to play at Vanderbilt.

  Father-son duo compete for Savannah City Amateur Championship

John Skedas II said he had won the 2020 Savannah City Amateur Championship before he ever hit the course on Sunday.

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Nov. 13

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Nov. 13, 2020.

Holder stepping down at Effingham Co. after season

Buddy Holder is stepping down as Effingham County head football coach after the 2020 season.

Eagles confirm torn ACL for King, out for season

UGA game versus Missouri postponed due to COVID-19

  Savannah Bananas taking 'Banana Ball’ on the road

2020 Masters tee times, pairings

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Nov. 6

Hilton Head wins state volleyball title

  Eagles take losing streak personally, preparing for homecoming

There’s no secret about it: the Troy Trojans have had Georgia Southern’s number of late.

After the first half of the NFL season, the Carolina Panthers continue their search for consistency

During this rare weekend off, Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule got the chance to really sit back and evaluate his team through the first half of the year and there is one thing that is keeping this team from getting to the next level... consistency.

Savannah St., SIAC announce return to play plans for 2021

Savannah State athletics will return to action in 2021 with men's and women's basketball and spring sports. The school says football scrimmages are also being planned.

Seahawks advance to SCHSL state volleyball title game

Hilton Head Island dropped the first set but rallied back to take the next three and the Lower State Title.

Smart offers update on LeCounte’s health

Georgia head coach Kirby Smart says LeCounte has been moved from an ICU to a regular recovery room

UGA’s Richard LeCounte hospitalized from car crash

University of Georgia Safety Richard LeCounte is recovering from injuries received in a car crash on Saturday in Athens. LeCounte hails from Liberty County.

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Oct. 30

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Oct. 30, 2020

  Bryan Co. softball team sent off in style

The Bryan County softball team is sent to Columbus for the state championships in style.

  Military appreciation is loud and clear at Paulson Stadium

The Georgia Southern Eagles played in primetime on ESPN Thursday night, hosting South Alabama at Paulson Stadium in Statesboro.

  Football fan on his way to completing bucket list visits Prettiest Little Stadium in America

The Georgia Southern Eagles play on national TV Thursday night. But one fan in the stands has his own story, attending his first game ever in Statesboro.

Wednesday’s GHSA Elite Eight volleyball scores

Several area volleyball teams competed for spots in the GHSA Final Four Wednesday night.

  Eagles offense out to prove themselves during game against Alabama

There isn’t much time for Georgia Southern to dwell on Saturday’s loss at Coastal Carolina, with a home game Thursday night against South Alabama.

May River claims SCHSL girls’ golf title

May River pulled away for the Class 4A state girls' golf title Tuesday on Hilton Head Island.

Area teams advance to softball Final Four; Tuesday’s Elite Eight scores

Vidalia, Bryan County, and Emanuel Co. Institute punched their tickets to the state softball final four, while a few other area teams can do so Wednesday.

Frazier honored by L.A. Rams on Monday Night Football

A Savannah State football player sees his wish granted during Monday Night Football

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Oct. 23

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Oct. 23, 2020.

No tailgating at Georgia-Florida game in Jacksonville

Tailgating will not be allowed at this year’s Georgia-Florida football game in Jacksonville, Fla.

Thursday’s high school football scores

This week's high school football action began on Thursday night with three games.

  Statesboro High’s football coach back after COVID-19 complications

COVID 19 has impacted most schools in some way, but perhaps none more than Statesboro High School. Their beloved longtime basketball coach, Lee Hill, died from coronavirus complications, and their football coach got sick from the virus soon after.

Hilton Head Island High Varsity Football team quarantining after positive COVID-19 cases

Hilton Head High’s Varsity Football team will quarantine for two weeks after a player tested positive for COVID-19, the school board said in a letter sent to parents on Wednesday.

  Eagles will face second ranked opponent on the road

For the second time this season, the Georgia Southern Eagles will hit the road to take on a ranked opponent in conference play.

Eagles hold 36-hole lead at Bash in the Boro

Georgia Southern jumps out to a lead in the Bash in the Boro.

  Calvary Day coach recalls working with UGA linebacker

At 6′3″ and 235 pounds, Smith’s size is undeniable, but former football coach Mark Stroud says it’s what he does with that gift that makes him special.

Lawrence throws 5 TDs, No. 1 Clemson rolls past Georgia Tech

Clemson led 52-7 at halftime and kept adding to the lead in the second half, even with backups on the field.

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Oct. 16

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020.

  Game of the Week: Benedictine vs. Appling County

The WTOC End Zone Game of the Week pits two top ten teams against one another.

Beach’s Phillips recovering after stroke

Beach head football coach Corey Phillips is recovering after suffering a stroke before last week's game. His family says they are encouraged by his recovery so far.

  Eagles staying flexible amid schedule changes

This football season has been anything but normal for everyone. Especially for the Georgia Southern Eagles and the latest reminder of that is this Saturday.

Eagles expect hungry opponent in UMass

Georgia Southern is getting ready to play an opponent with no other games on their schedule. The Eagles say they must be prepared for UMass to be hungry in their first game of the year.

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Oct. 9

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020:

Former Blue Devil returning to alma mater to coach basketball

A former Statesboro Blue Devil is returning his alma mater to coach the boys' basketball program.

Islands, Jenkins earn dominant Thursday night wins

Both Islands and Jenkins picked up wins Thursday night.

  Board approves $5 million for Savannah High stadium construction

Saturday the Savannah High Blue Jackets football team opened their season at Islands' new stadium with a win, but thanks to a 9-0 decision by the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System Board of Education, the hope is that next season, they’ll be defending their own turf.

  Game of the Week: Beaufort at May River

Our WTOC End Zone Game of the Week happens in the Lowcountry Friday night as two Beaufort County teams square off in a matchup that will have major region implications.

Georgia Southern adds football game against UMass to 2020 schedule

The Georgia Southern University Athletic Department has added a football game to the schedule after the App State game was postponed until December.

  Georgia Southern football game versus App State rescheduled for December

Georgia Southern’s football game versus App State has been postponed to Saturday, Dec. 12.

Savannah Golf Championship wraps up

Battling a crowded leaderboard, Saturday’s leader Evan Harmeling emerged victorious for his first Korn Ferry Tour title, winning in a play-off.

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Oct. 2

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Oct. 2, 2020.

Glynn Co. Commission bans alcohol on 'frat beach’ during Georgia-Florida weekend

Glynn County Commissioners voted unanimously Thursday to ban the consumption and possession of alcohol on the beaches of St. Simons Island on Nov. 6 and 7,

  Game of the Week: Benedictine at Wayne Co.

Our WTOC End Zone Game of the Week featuring undefeated Benedictine and Wayne County, two of the most talented programs in southeast Georgia.

McCarthy excited, confident in return to Savannah as champ

Defending Savannah Golf Champion Dan McCarthy returns to The Landings this week with good memories and confidence in his game.

  Stadium capacity, ticket sale changes announced for SCCPSS football games

Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools will begin their football seasons on Friday, Oct. 2.

  Eagles looking to bounce back after last second loss

After last week’s trip to Louisiana ended in heartbreak, the Georgia Southern Eagles are boot state bound again for a matchup with ULM.

  Rescheduled Savannah Golf Championship tees off Thursday

The Savannah Golf Championship returns to Skidaway Island this week, bringing with it some of the Korn Ferry Tour’s best players.

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Sept. 25

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020.

Savannah City Council passes new lease agreement for the Savannah Bananas

Thursday night the Savannah City Council held their regularly scheduled meeting on Zoom.

  Jenkins football holds voter registration event

Just 40 days from the General Election, new voters were able to register to vote at an unlikely place: a football practice.

  Game of the Week: Liberty Co. at Bradwell

In this most unusual high school football season ever, why not play your archrival twice in two weeks? For Liberty County and Bradwell, that’s their 2020 reality.

  Savannah Bananas agree to new Grayson Stadium lease

The Savannah Bananas are set to stick around town for a while.

  Georgia Southern to face ranked opponent on Saturday

Georgia Southern hits the road for the first time in 2020 Saturday, taking on #19 Louisiana in the Sun Belt Conference opener.

‘I believe': Deion Sanders spreads positivity at introduction as JSU head coach

Jackson State University is introducing NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders as their new head football coach Monday morning.

  Savannah soccer standout DeLoach commits to Clemson

Savannah soccer standout Tristan DeLoach says he will play his college soccer with one of the sports' top programs.

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Sept. 18

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020

Florida Atlantic postpones Saturday’s game against Georgia Southern

Florida Atlantic has postponed its football game against Georgia Southern Saturday in Statesboro.

  SHS football to play opener despite coach being hospitalized with COVID-19

Statesboro High School will finally play their first football game of the season tomorrow night ... after having to cancel their opener due to COVID, but the Blue Devils will have to do it without their head coach, since he’s in the hospital battling coronavirus.

  Game of the Week: Wayne Co. at Richmond Hill

This Friday’s WTOC End Zone Game of the Week features two of southeast Georgia’s best teams squaring off as Richmond Hill hosts Wayne County at Wildcat Stadium.

  Eagles' game still on after FAU reportedly canceled practice this week due to COVID-19 positives

For now, Georgia Southern’s game against Florida Atlantic is still on.

Tormenta FC names new head coach; former coach moves to technical director role

-South Georgia Tormenta FC announced a reorganization in the club’s structure on Wednesday. The move will take Ian Cameron to the head coach position of the League One team.