BC’s Holton ready for All-American experience

Benedictine star Carter Holton will play in the Perfect Game All-American Classic next month.

  Liberty County School System suspends all sports, extracurricular activities

  Oglethorpe Speedway prepared to host monster truck show

Virus rocks MLB: Cards-Brewers off; 2 St. Louis positives

SEC goes to conference-only schedule, Sept. 26 start

Georgia Southern loses game with SEC going conference-only

  GHSA releases reported COVID-19 numbers

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ACC schedule includes Notre Dame, 10 conference games

Tormenta FC earns draw on short rest

NAIA postpones most fall sport championships to 2021

Excitement, caution on first day of GHSA football practice

Report: NFL players banned from indoor night clubs during 2020 season

Sun Belt Conference announces delay in fall sports

  Tormenta FC season opener to be played this Saturday

The pandemic has touched almost every aspect of life, including sports. One team in Statesboro pushed a game back due to COVID-19 but they plan to play this weekend.

GHSA votes to delay start of football season

The GHSA Board of Trustees unanimously voted Monday to delay the start of the 2020 football season, according to the meeting minutes.

  Tormenta FC postpones home season opener scheduled for Saturday

Soccer fans in Statesboro will have to wait a little bit longer to see their local team in action.

SCHSL approves plan to begin fall sports in August

Under the plan, football season would be shortened to seven games allowing teams to compete against region opponents first.

Fripp, Saxton claim Savannah City Junior titles

Athletic workouts pushed back in Beaufort County schools

NASCAR Cup rookie Cole Custer wins in upset at Kentucky

Cokley hoping to lead team to The Basketball Tournament title

  SSU talks fall sports suspension, hopeful to play in spring

UPDATE: Savannah State University suspends fall sports

Jackets’ Glass named to GA Dugout Club Hall of Fame

Paul Glass has led the Jeff Davis baseball program to more than 400 wins and two state titles during his tenure. For some reason, Glass is still shocked he's been named to the Georgia Dugout Club Hall of Fame.

Agent Zero: Johnson to be first Eagle to wear #0

Georgia Southern senior defensive end Raymond Johnson III will be the first Eagle football player to wear #0.

  Savannah Spirit helps Girls on the Run

Savannah Spirit, a new women's soccer team, worked with Girls on the Run Wednesday night during their second ever home game.

Tormenta FC ready to play with fans

Tormenta FC will kick off their modified 2020 season next weekend, and the team will play this season with a limited number of fans in the stands.

Sources: SSU looking to replace Morehouse on football schedule

Morehouse is the second opponent Savannah State must replace on the 2020 football schedule.

  Tormenta details 2020 attendance plans: Team will limit fans, temperature checks at every game

Statesboro based soccer team Tormenta FC is all set to host their 2020 season opener next Saturday night.

  CDC releases guidelines on youth sports safety

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is out with updated guidelines for youth sports safety in the age of COVID-19.

Jenkins QB Blake commits to UT-Martin

Jenkins star quarterback Patrick Blake makes his college choice known before his senior season with the Warriors.

USCB offering free admission to fall sporting events

USCB will be letting fans in free to watch the Sand Sharks compete this fall.

NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

NASCAR star Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus.

  Tormenta FC season preps ramp up; USL season set to begin in mid-July

Tormenta FC is set to kick off their 2020 season later this month. Earlier this week, the team practiced as a full squad for the first time since March.

  Bananas shut out Bacon in socially distanced opener

Game number one of the Savannah Bananas season is officially in the books. The team opened the 2020 season at Grayson Stadium Wednesday night with just 50 percent capacity allowed in the ballpark and masks required.

  Masks required at Savannah Bananas game tonight

The Savannah Bananas will begin the 2020 season Wednesday night at Historic Grayson Stadium.

Georgia Southern student athlete resigns from advisory committee after controversial tweets surface

A Georgia Southern University student athlete resigned from a leadership position over racial comments she tweeted six years ago.

  Savannah Bananas preparing for first game of the season

e 2020 season will begin in two days for the Savannah Bananas. But before the official start, the Bananas held a special game last week.

  Vidalia recreational sports to resume in July

Many cities have canceled their recreational ball seasons, but the City of Vidalia has decided they can safely move forward with theirs.

GSGA Junior, Girls champions crowned in Savannah

The Georgia State Golf Association crowned new Girls and Junior Champions Wednesday in Savannah.

GHSA approves basketball shot clock

High school basketball games in Georgia will soon include a 30 second shot clock.

Several athletic activities suspended in Effingham Co. after positive COVID-19 test for student athlete

A few athletic activities in Effingham County have been suspended after a student athlete at Effingham County High School tested positive for COVID-19.

Blaney wins at Talladega after NASCAR unites behind Wallace

Ryan Blaney held onto the lead after a restart with two laps to go, earning his second straight win at Talladega Superspeedway on a day that began with NASCAR drivers throwing their support behind Bubba Wallace.

Simpson sets Heritage scoring record, claims 2020 title

Webb Simpson sets a new Heritage 72 hole scoring record (262, -22) and wins at Harbour Town for the first time.

  PGA Tour golfers criticize Hilton Head for loose COVID-19 restrictions after player tests positive

The third round of the RBC Heritage is in the books, and so is the PGA Tour’s first positive COVID-19 case.

  No fans on the course, but spectators still present at Sea Pines

On a typical Saturday at the RBC Heritage, Harbour Town Golf Links would be packed with fans sporting their best tartan attire, but the 52nd RBC Heritage is anything but typical.

  Bluffton’s mayor among RBC Heritage volunteers

Being a volunteer at the RBC Heritage is a coveted position, but with no fans, there are significantly less people on the course this year, and with less people, less volunteers are needed.

  Security still tight for 52nd RBC Heritage

The RBC Heritage tournament may look different without fans, but keeping the players and everyone involved safe is still a top priority for Sea Pines.

RBC Heritage volunteers sport tartan pandemic-style during tournament

The tartan fashion is a mainstay of the RBC Heritage week.

Bananas confirm several cases of COVID-19 among staff

Savannah Bananas president Jared Orton confirms several cases of COVID-19 in staff who work in their front office.

  UGA senior playing in the RBC Heritage

With one swing of the club, Georgia's Spencer Ralston accomplished a goal he's been working toward for years; playing a PGA Tour event.

  Golfer withdraws from RBC Heritage after testing positive for COVID-19

A golfer has withdrawn from the RBC Heritage after testing positive for COVID-19.

Atlanta United player tests positive for COVID-19

A first team player for Atlanta United has tested positive for COVID-19.

Savannah Bananas announce COVID-19 safety procedures at games

The Savannah Bananas have announced safety procedures that will be in place during this season’s home games as precautions for COVID-19.

  2020 RBC Heritage underway on Hilton Head Island

The 52nd annual RBC Heritage is officially underway at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island.

Pan tees off at modified Heritage opening ceremony

It wasn't the usual grandeur we normally see at the Heritage opening ceremonies, but defending champ C.T. Pan did get to tee off into the Calibogue Sound.

  PGA Tour players, staff test negative for COVID-19 at RBC Heritage

The 52nd RBC Heritage is back on Hilton Head Island, but not without some precautions.

Podcast: Rescheduled RBC Heritage a welcome sight for sports fans

Jake Wallace, Lyndsey Gough and Tim Guidera discuss the upcoming RBC Heritage. Some big names are partaking in this year's tournament as the golf world begins returning.

  First day of practice for the Savannah Bananas

The Savannah Bananas are practicing again for the first time as they prepare for the new season.

Players arrive for RBC Heritage

The RBC Heritage isn’t happening at its usual time, but it is happening this week at Harbour Town.

Long County School System suspending athletic activities after positive COVID-19 test

The Long County School System is suspending athletic activities after a positive COVID-19 test.

  Savannah Bananas staff and players gearing up for season

Just two-and-a-half weeks until the Savannah Bananas kick off their 2020 campaign.

  Jenkins stand-out receives 2020 Hollis Stacy Award

BryAnn Pound from Jenkins High School is the 28th annual Hollis Stacy award winner.

Top golfers in finalized RBC Heritage field

The field is set for the RBC Heritage next week on Hilton Head Island.

NCAA proposal for extended college football preseason set

The proposed model goes to the Division I Council, which the NCAA said will act on it Wednesday. The proposal is expected to pass.

Indians, Cameron getting to know each other

The Vidalia football team is under the direction of Jason Cameron for the first time in 2020. The Indians are using their conditioning time to get to know their coach as well.

  Bananas set for regional schedule in 2020

The Bananas will play a regional schedule this summer, playing only Macon and Lexington County in league games for the Southern Summer Ball Series championship.

NASCAR bans display of Confederate flag from all events, properties

NASCAR is prohibiting the display of the Confederate flag at all events and properties.

RBC Heritage will host top 5 players in the world

McIlroy, Johnson headline group

SEC Football Media Days to be Conducted in Virtual Format

Was set to be held in Atlanta

MLS to resume season with Fla. tournament starting July 8

The league's 26 teams will be divided into six groups for the opening round of the tournament played without fans at ESPN's Wide World of Sports complex at Walt Disney World.

MLB Draft changes could impact area hopeful

A south Georgia baseball prospect hopes to hear his name called during this week's MLB Draft. But some COVID-19 changes could impact his hopes.

  Savannah Junior Golf Association Tournament Series continuing with safety measures in place

Young athletes first lost the opportunity to compete in school sports. Then a lot of summer activities went away too.

Tormenta FC academy coach tests positive for COVID-19

Tormenta FC confirmed Tuesday that an academy coach has tested positive for COVID-19.

Area GHSA teams return to field for workouts

GHSA teams in southeast Georgia were able to hit the field as a team for the first time since mid-March.

DeMasi back on bench for Islands boys hoops

After a two year hiatus, longtime Chatham County coach Karl DeMasi is back as the head boys basketball coach at Islands.

  Georgia Southern coaches, athletes use their platform and attend peaceful protest

A peaceful protest on Saturday in Statesboro, with demonstrators marching from the Bulloch County Courthouse, to the Statesboro Police Department, carrying a cross with the names of black men and women killed.

  Savannah finalist to host The Basketball Tournament

Savannah is one of two finalists to host The Basketball Tournament later this month, which the Savannah Sports Council estimates could mean a $2 million economic impact.

  Tormenta FC, USL League One aim for mid-July restart

Tormenta FC is aiming for a mid-July return to the pitch after USL League One's board of governors approved a return to play framework.

Effingham Navigators return to field, normalcy

After a few months off due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Effingham County Navigator Team took the field Thursday for the first official game of the year.

Savannahians celebrate Global Running Day 2020

Savannahians hit the pavement Wednesday to celebrate Global Running Day 2020.