Soccer referee shortage impacting local leagues

While many industries have taken a hit over the past year, one has been on the decline long before the pandemic.

Georgia Southern cheerleaders capture 7th national title

2021 RBC Heritage officially sold out

A brief look at the opening round of the Masters

Tigers release 2021 football schedule

Johnson, McIlroy seeking exclusive company at the Masters

Koepka hobbled, but plans to fight through at the Masters

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Tee times, pairings released for Masters first and second rounds

Hinesville’s Mitchell leads Baylor to title, named to All NCAA Tournament team

Jordan Spieth a winner again heading to Augusta National

Masters week has arrived: Here’s what to expect

Kids put on show in Drive, Chip and Putt finals at Augusta

Gov. Abbott declines to throw first pitch at Texas Rangers game

  Local representatives react to the MLB’s decision to move the 2021 All-Star game from Atlanta

Congressman Buddy Carter (R-GA1) and Georgia state Representative Derek Mallow (D-163) shared their reactions to the move, as Georgia businesses could lose millions in revenue from the decision.

  Hinesville native sweeps Defensive Player of The Year awards

Baylor junior guard Davion Mitchell swept three National Defensive Player of the Year Awards, the school announced on Friday.

MLB relocating 2021 All-Star Game from Atlanta, cites voting rights

Major League Baseball announced it is relocating the 2021 All-Star Game from Atlanta.

  Gov. McMaster announces new PGA TOUR event coming in June to SC

South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster and Congaree Golf Club announced Friday that the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, a PGA TOUR event, will take place June 7-13, 2021 in Ridgeland.

Savannah hockey team name announcement coming in ‘two or three weeks’

Preparations underway for 53rd RBC Heritage

St. Andrew’s announces multiple athletics hires

Jenkins High hires former Claxton coach as next football coach

UofL, Georgia schedule home-and-home football series

PGA TOUR event coming to Ridgeland, S.C. this summer

NFL owners approve 17-game regular season, 3 preseason games

The NFL is increasing the regular season to 17 games and reducing the preseason to three games.

Welch leaving Claxton after four seasons

Claxton head football coach Tony Welch is stepping down after four seasons, according to a social media post from the Evans County School System.

  Svensson wins 2021 Club Car Championship at The Landings Club in a playoff

Adam Svensson won the 2021 Club Car Championship at The Landings Club in a playoff on Sunday.

Venus Williams returning to Lowcountry for Volvo Car Open

First time Venus has played on Daniel Island since 2017

  RBC Heritage volunteers prepare for the upcoming tournament

The 53rd RBC Heritage is set to begin in just a few short weeks and as time winds down, volunteers are getting ready for the highly-anticipated event.

  The Club Car Championship recognizes Military Appreciation Day

For the third round of Savannah’s professional golf tournament, the biggest stars are outside the ropes.

  A Club Car competitor is raising money for lupus research for his fiancé

Shad Tuten is from Augusta and resides in Florida, but he played college golf at Armstrong and spent enough time here that he calls Savannah home. As he plays this week, he has a special spectator following along, and together they’re raising awareness for an important cause.

  Local golfers bringing fans to Club Car Championship

Sam Saunders, who happens to be the grandson of golf legend Arnold Palmer, was on crutches just ten days ago after a leg break back in January.

  Georgia Southern hosts pro day

Thursday morning three former Eagles worked out for more than a dozen NFL scouts for their pro day.

  Former Landings club pro returns for 2021 Club Car Championship

Professional golf has returned to Savannah once again with the start of the 2021 Club Car Championship at The Landings Club.

  First round wraps of the Club Car Championship

Thursday was the first round of the Club Car Championship at The Landings Club.

  2021 Club Car Championship officially underway in Savannah

Play has begun in the 2021 Club Car Championship at The Landings Club in Savannah.

  Two local teens making pro golf debut in 2021 Club Car Championship

The Club Car Championship officially tees off Thursday, with the Korn Ferry Pros all hoping to follow in the first Savannah Golf Champion, Sam Burns’ steps, and make it to the PGA Tour

UGA star Pickens suffers ACL injury, will need surgery

Georgia wide receiver George Pickens will need surgery after suffering an ACL injury in spring practice. Pickens led the Dawgs with six receiving touchdowns in 2020.

  BC’s Carter Holton balancing big league dreams & season in front of him

In the midst of his senior season, BC’s Carter Holton has a decision looming: college or the MLB draft.

  Cut the nets! HHCA gets to celebrate their new title in their new gym

Last month, Hilton Head Christian Academy girls basketball completed the three-peat in Sumter, South Carolina, winning the SCISA girls 2A state title, but due to COVID, they weren’t allowed to do the ceremonial net-cutting- so they brought the net home.

RBC Heritage holds virtual media day

The RBC Heritage Media Day went virtual Thursday morning, with reigning champion Webb Simpson and tournament officials previewing next months tournament on a Zoom call.

Falcons kicker posts about attacks against Asian Americans after shootings in Atlanta

On Wednesday in an Instagram post, Falcons kicker and Georgia Southern alum Younghoe Koo said he felt called to address “the rise in hate crimes against all races,” following the deadly shootings in Atlanta on Tuesday.

Calvary Day Athletic Director, coach leaving at the end of the school year

Calvary Day School Athletic Director Chad Griffin confirmed that he is leaving the school at the end of the school year.

“We will forever be grateful,” Saints owner Gayle Benson, Coach Payton react to Brees’ announcement

"We found a player with a burning desire to win," Head Coach Sean Payton said

  Goin’ fishin’: BC’s Ortman signs bass scholarship

Benedictine senior Michael Ortman is headed to Emmanuel College to join the Lions' bass fishing program.

  Vidalia’s two-time state wrestling champ signs to Army

Vidalia senior Tom Godbee signed to wrestle with Army, and became the first athlete from the school to receive an athletic scholarship to West Point.

Portal tabs Coffee assistant as next head football coach

Bulloch County Schools announced Thursday night that the next head football coach for the Portal Panthers has been hired: Jason McEachin.

Jesup-native named Sun Belt Women’s Basketball Freshman of the Year

Georgia Southern freshman and Wayne County graduate, Terren Ward, has been named the 2020-21 Sun Belt Conference Women’s Basketball Freshman of The Year, the league announced on Thursday.

World #1 Johnson returning to RBC Heritage

The world's top ranked golfer, Dustin Johnson, will be back at Harbour Town this April seeking his first career RBC Heritage title.

Davis leaving SEB after three seasons

Barrett Davis is leaving Southeast Bulloch to take over as the head coach at Evans High School in Columbia County. Davis led the Yellow Jackets to the state playoffs in each of his three seasons.

Former Eagle returns to join football coaching staff

A former football player is returning to Georgia Southern University to be part of the coaching staff.

  Coaches, teammates remember Bluffton High School student athlete shot and killed in car

Sports have a powerful way of bringing people together during tough times, and according to loved ones, D’won “DJ” Fields, Jr. loved sports.

Georgia Southern football schedules home-and-home with Army

Georgia Southern announced Saturday they’ve added Army to their future football schedules.

Lowcountry wrestlers bring home gold at state

In SCHSL state wrestling, several Lowcountry wrestlers brought home individual titles.

Seasons come to an end for remaining three local basketball teams

The high school basketball post season has come to an end in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.

BC’s Holton throws perfect game

Benedictine senior Carter Holton threw a perfect game for the Cadets Friday night.

  Bluffton’s Nimmer in RBC Heritage field with sponsors exemption

Bluffton native Bryson Nimmer has had success in past events put on by the Heritage Classic Foundation. Now he'll get his chance in the main event: the RBC Heritage next month.

High school basketball tournament match-ups March 5-6

Semifinal rounds for both GHSA and GISA teams are ahead, and in the SCHSL, the championship match-ups are set.

  High school basketball playoff scores for Wednesday, March 3

Wednesday wrapped up the third round of the 2020-2021 GHSA State Basketball Championship Tournament.

High School playoff basketball scores for Tuesday, March 2

The third round of the Georgia High School Association state basketball championship got underway on Tuesday.

Hilton Head boys basketball clinches Lower State title

HHIHS boys basketball wins their first Lower State Title.

Eagles’ 2021 football schedule set

Georgia Southern's 2021 football schedule is set after the Sun Belt releases the conference slates.

PGA, LPGA pros wearing red and black Sunday to honor Tiger Woods

Woods was involved in a serious car crash in Los Angeles last week.

High school basketball tournament match-ups for March 1-5

The third round of the Georgia High School Association state basketball championships will be played March 2-3.

  High school basketball playoff scores for Saturday, Feb. 27

Hilton Head Christian becomes the first state champion team of the area, winning the SCISA girls 2A state title against Palmetto Christian Saturday afternoon in Sumter, South Carolina by a final score of 48-33.

  High school basketball scores for Friday, Feb. 26

The second round of the GHSA state basketball championship is underway.

High school basketball scores for Thursday, Feb. 25

High school basketball playoffs are underway in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry

High school basketball tournament match-ups For Feb. 25-27

High school basketball playoffs are underway in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.

  High school basketball scores for Wednesday, Feb. 24

High school basketball playoffs are underway in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry

  Area players vying for GHSA dunk title

Windsor Forest's D'ante Bass and Long County's Cameryn Johnson hope to take home the title of Georgia's Slam Dunk Champ.

UPDATE: SSU to continue seasons after SIAC cancels championships

The SIAC is canceling all conference games and championships for winter and spring sports, but teams can play independently.

  High school basketball scores for Tuesday, Feb. 23

High school basketball scores for Tuesday, Feb. 23

PGA to limit number of fans at 2021 championship on Kiawah Island

The PGA announced it will limit the number of spectators on site for 2021 PGA Championship in May.

High school basketball playoff first-round match-ups

The match-ups are set as high school basketball playoffs get underway for the GHSA on Tuesday.

  Georgia Southern’s women’s golf team is fundraising for invitational in Arizona

The pandemic has left athletic departments across the country having to make difficult decisions when it comes to allocating funds, so the Georgia Southern women’s golf team is looking to Eagle nation for support.

  Savannah Bananas hold Premier Team tryouts

The Savannah Bananas held tryouts today to add to the bunch. For the first time they’re fielding a team of professional — not collegiate players — to play four games this spring.

  Basketball brawl leaves Beach and Savannah girls out of the post-season

Thursday night during the GHSA Region 3 Class 3A semifinal game between the Beach and Savannah High girls basketball teams, a fight broke out after the final buzzer between the players.

Dawgs announce date, attendance policy for G-Day Game

The Georgia Bulldogs will play the annual G-Day spring game on Saturday, April 17. Attendance will be limited to 20-25% stadium capacity.

Georgia Southern spring game date set

Georgia Southern's annual Blue and White Spring Game will be held Saturday, April 24 in Statesboro.

University of Georgia planning for full stadiums in the fall

On Tuesday, the University of Georgia Athletics Association Board of Directors held it’s winter meeting to discuss financial and athletic matters via video conference.

  Submit a name for Savannah’s new hockey team

The Savannah Pro Hockey Team is asking fans to submit names for consideration.

Eagles picked 3rd in East in Sun Belt baseball poll

Georgia Southern opens the 2021 baseball season Friday night at home vs. #19 Tennessee.