High School

Thompson tabbed to take over Beach football

Former Memorial Day state champion coach Michael Thompson is taking over at Beach after a season serving as the Bulldogs' offensive coordinator.

Vidalia student on mission to keep kids reading

Quarantined in Kazakhstan: Richmond Hill native recounts his experience

GHSA extends suspension of athletic activities

  SCHSL further suspends sports after McMaster’s order

GHSA suspends athletic activities through March 31

SCHSL suspends sports through April 5

Continued Coverage

Area schools respond to GHSA recommendation to suspend sports

  GHSA recommending schools suspend spring sports activities

  Whale Branch can’t upset Gray in title game

Bulldogs fall in state title game

  Swainsboro claims 1st state hoops title since 1996

Tigers out to end dominant season with title

GHSA adding bass fishing as official sport in 2020-21

The Georgia High School Association is making bass fishing an official sport beginning in the 2020-2021 school year, and will hold the first official competition later this month.

  Bulldogs’ title run inspired by Gordon’s fight

The Beach girls are using the hope and fight they see their head coach showing as a motivation for this week's state title game.

  “Basketball is basketball:” Mackey talks legacy as woman coaching boys basketball

After stepping down from New Hampstead after eight seasons, Tonya Mackey spoke with WTOC's Jake Wallace about her legacy as the first woman to coach varsity boys' basketball in Savannah.

Thursday’s area high school basketball playoff scores scores

Private school teams in both Georgia and South Carolina tried to play their ways to the state championships Saturday.

Johnson boys, Beach girls are Final Four bound

Mackey resigns as New Hampstead boys basketball coach

Tuesday’s state basketball playoff scores

Sharks accomplish goal, advance to Lower State Championship; other state playoff scores

Thursday’s state basketball playoff scores

Wednesday’s high school basketball playoff scores

Area wrestlers advance to GHSA state semis

More than 20 southeast Georgia wrestlers have advanced to the state semifinals Friday afternoon.

  BC’s Farthing hopes to go out a winner

Benedictine's Jake Farthing is one of dozens of high school wrestlers that will see their careers end at the state meet this weekend. The Cadet senior hopes to end his career as a state champion.

Cameron excited for opportunity at Vidalia

Jason Cameron was introduced as the new Vidalia head coach Wednesday, hoping to help the Indians take the next step in Class AA.

Stewart hoping to bring stability to Windsor Forest

New Windsor Forest head football coach Jeb Stewart plans to bring some much needed consistency to the Knights.

Cameron leaving Jenkins for Vidalia

Jason Cameron is leaving Jenkins after three seasons to take over as the head coach at Vidalia.

GHSA state basketball playoff matchups set

The GHSA state basketball playoffs begin Friday around Georgia. Here's the most up-to-date schedule for area teams.

“Thankful” Moore excited for another opportunity at Savannah High

Almost two years after being removed as the New Hampstead head coach, Michael Moore is thankful and grateful for the chance to lead the Savannah High Blue Jackets.

Thursday’s region basketball tournament games postponed for weather

Thursday's region basketball tournament games around southeast Georgia have been postponed due to potential severe weather.

National Signing Day 2020 Central

Dozens of the Coastal Empire and Low Country's best high school athletes signed National Letters on Intent with the college of their choice on National Signing Day.

Pennington getting back in the game with Bulloch Academy

Long time head coach Steve Pennington is coming out of retirement to take over at Bulloch Academy. The coaching veteran last led a team in 2017.

  “Top Flight” soars for Atom Smashers

Johnson's team manager showed everyone why he's called "Top Flight" Friday night in the Smashers' senior night win.

GHSA region basketball tournament schedules, scores

The GHSA region tournaments will determine what seed teams will represent in the 2020.

Friday’s area high school basketball scores

High school basketball teams are beginning to close out the regular season, with Friday being one of the last days to prove their merit before region tournaments.

  Blue Devils streaking toward state title goal

Statesboro has won 18 games in a row, and now find themselves in the state title hunt.

Sources: Moore tabbed as Savannah High head football coach

Savannah High is hiring former New Hampstead head coach Michael Moore as the new leader of the Blue Jacket football program.

  Windsor downs Johnson to take region lead; Tuesday’s high school basketball scoreboard

Windsor Forest took a key step towards back to back region titles with a home win over Johnson

  Cavs, Hornets split; Friday’s high school hoops scoreboard

High school basketball scores from Friday, January 25, 2020

Country Day’s Miller circles back, signs with Army

Savannah Country Day's Andre Miller picked and signed with Army Thursday

  Buzzer beater sends Matadors past Lions; Tuesday’s high school basketball scores

High school basketball scores from Tuesday, January 21, 2020

High school hoops scores from Tuesday, Jan. 14

High school basketball scores from around the area for Tuesday, January 14.

Johnson girls down Beach; Tuesday’s other scores

The Johnson Atom Smahers earned their 10th win in a row

Ferrell resigns at Windsor, named Tattnall Co. head coach

Isaac Ferrell is leaving Savannah to take over the Battle Creek Warriors of Tattnall County.

SCHSL releases 2020-2021 reclassification assignments

A few area schools would see a classification change if the SCHSL reassignment proposal sticks.

Area student-athletes sign with colleges on Early Signing Day

Some of the area's best football players simply couldn't wait until February to sign with their colleges.

Former New Hampstead star Turner transferring to Hawaii

Former New Hampstead star Calvin Turner, Jr. was left without a football home after Jacksonville University shut down their program. Now he's heading to paradise to play ball.

Friday’s area high school basketball scores

Several area teams hit the court for key region contests Friday night.

Tuesday’s area high school basketball scores

Several of the area's top basketball teams were on the court Tuesday night.

2019 SCCPSS Holiday Classic brackets released

The 2019 SCCPSS Holiday Classic basketball tournament tips off next week, and the brackets are now out.

Richmond Hill ready to prove doubters wrong again

Richmond Hill will make history Friday night, hosting a state semifinal for the first time ever.

Tuesday’s are high school basketball scores

Tuesday's area high school basketball scores

Wildcats up for challenge of state power Valdosta

Richmond Hill is celebrating their first ever spot in the state quarterfinals while also preparing for state juggernaut Valdosta.

Region alignment appeals heard by GHSA, changes finalized

Several southeast Georgia schools lobbied to change out of their new regional assignment Tuesday in Thomaston.

Friday’s state football playoff matchups

The state football playoffs continue this weekend in Georgia and South Carolina. Find out where your favorite team will be.

Hall of Famer Bailey makes Savannah stop, talks Dawgs

Pro Football Hall of Famer Champ Bailey spoke to the Savannah QB Club Monday.

May River knocks off Aynor, Wade Hampton falls in state playoffs

May River takes down a previously unbeaten Aynor squad, while Wade Hampton just can't keep up with Dillon.

GHSA denies Beach appeal, forfeits stand

Beach High School’s appeal of GHSA sanctions was denied Thursday morning.

Area student-athletes ink NLIs on Early Signing Day

Area student-athletes make it official with their colleges on Early Signing Day.

GHSA unveils region assignments for 2020-22 years

The GHSA landscape will look a little different beginning in the 2020-2021 school year with new region and class assignments going into effect.

Beach High football self-reports violations, out of state playoffs

The Beach High School football team has self-reported eligibility violations to the Georgia High School Association (GHSA).

Next week’s state football playoff matchups

The state playoffs begin in Georgia Friday, and continue in South Carolina.

End Zone Podcast: Turnaround season for SSU, joined by HBCU Gameday’s Steven J. Gaither

Sports Director Jake Wallace talks all things college football, including Savannah State’s undefeated conference record.

Plenty to be excited for with SCCPSS hoops

SCCPSS basketball coaches spent part of their Wednesday speaking at Media Day in Savannah.

  Kicking Cancer: SEB’s Jones doing more than scoring

Southeast Bulloch junior kicker Jonah Jones is using his talents for more than just field goals this season.

Beach downs SEB, clinches state playoff berth

Beach beat SEB on the road to clinch their first state playoff berth in seven seasons.

Jenkins cleared of alleged violations by GHSA

The Jenkins High School football program has been cleared of any violations of undue influence or eligibility rules.

Area schools set for GHSA reclassification upheaval in 2020

Several southeast Georgia schools are set for GHSA classification changes beginning in 2020.

BC, SEB pick up region wins Thursday

Benedictine and Southeast Bulloch earn Region 3-AAA wins Thursday night in Savannah

End Zone Podcast: Huge rivalry games for UGA, Georgia Southern

Sports Director Jake Wallace is joined by Wright Gazaway to discuss two of the most highly anticipated games of the college football week.

Tigers have another chance to “prove people wrong”

Savannah State can continue to overcome the expectations Saturday with a win over Fort Valley State.

Rush for playoff spots, joined by Beaufort head coach Bryce Lybrand

Sports Director Jake Wallace discusses high school football as the race for playoff spots heats up.

Jenkins High School football program being investigated by GHSA

The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System confirmed that the Jenkins High School football program is being investigated by the Georgia High School Association.

Wednesday’s area state volleyball playoff scores

Several area teams looked to keep their seasons with state playoff berths allowed.

End Zone Podcast: Region races taking shape; joined by Richmond Hill coach Matt LeZotte

Richmond Hill head coach Matt Lezotte joins the pod to discuss the Wildcats’ season.

  Tuesday’s GHSA state volleyball playoff scores and highlights

Are area volleyball teams advancing on to the Elite Eight?

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

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019

Thursday’s high school football scores

Benedictine and Windsor Forest pick up key region wins Thursday night.

Wednesday’s area state softball playoff scores

Several area softball teams are still standing in their hunt for a state championship.

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Oct. 11

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019: