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Basketball at a Glance

As we kick-off Basketball season here at Statesboro High I interviewed Coach Harvey to get a look at the season ahead. Coach Harvey said that in the long run the teams primary goal is to bring a region title to the school and try their hardest to win the state championship. When I asked him

SHS Girls Basketball Hosts Ladies Night Out Tournament

Statesboro High School’s Girls Basketball Team will host a four-team tournament Monday, November 21st and Tuesday, November 22nd in the SHS Gym.  The “Ladies Night Out” Tournament features Long County, Glynn Academy, Calvary, and Statesboro High.  Monday night’s action features Calvary vs. Glynn Academy at 6:00 followed by Long County vs. Statesboro High at 7:30.

Football Coach Steve Pennington Resigns

Coach Steve Pennington submitted his resignation as Statesboro High School Football Coach to SHS Principal Dr. Ken LeCain Thursday afternoon. “We would like to thank Coach Pennington for the time he spent at SHS, especially the past 13 years as head coach. His leadership positively affected our community, our school, our football team, and countless

SHS One Act Play Takes On State

The One Act Play is short, timed play. The play SHS is doing is Wit, and it is about a college professor that is learning how to cope with the fact that she is dying from cancer. The One Act Play did very good last week at regions coming in first place. This is allowing

SHS Girls Cross Country Team Wins Region 2-AAAAA Title

The Statesboro High School Girls Cross Country team won the Region 2-AAAAA Championship that was held Thursday in Wayne County.  The girls finished 9 points ahead of 2nd place finishers South Effingham and Wayne.  The team was led by Kasey Baynon (2nd overall), Katelyn Carter (5th overall), Katie Ann Bowers (7th overall), Linda Tschudi (11th

Volleyball Finishes 2nd in Area Tournament

The Lady Blue Devil Volleyball Team had a great showing in the Area 2AAAAA tournament on Monday, October 17, 2016 by making it all the way to the Region Championship. In the first round of the double-elimination tournament, the Lady Blue Devils played the Ware County Gators. They started off a little slow in both

Softball Splits in First Round of State Playoffs

The SHS Softball team traveled to Union Grove High School for the first round of the AAAAA State Playoffs Wednesday.  Union Grove scored 16 runs in the first two innings to defeat the Devils in Game 1 by a score of 16-0.  In Game 2, the Blue Devils scored two in the first inning, but

Athletics Update 10.11.16

Blue Devil Fans, Here is the latest information about SHS Athletic Events and changes due to the weather: SHS Softball will travel as scheduled to Union Grove for their AAAAA first round state playoff series on Wednesday (10/12) for a double-header.  The first pitch is scheduled for 3:30. SHS Football will travel as scheduled to

SHS Athletics Update (10.9.16)

Below is an update on SHS Athletic Events: Our Homecoming Game against New Hampstead that was rescheduled for Monday (10/10) has been cancelled.  The make-up date has yet to be determined. The Region Volleyball Tournament that was rescheduled for Monday has been cancelled.  The make-up date has yet to be determined. The SHS Softball Team will open up

Cross Country Teams Finish Strong

Statesboro girls’ cross country placed 1st with 32 points, ahead of South Effingham’s 39 point total at a cross country meet in Jesup on Tuesday. Kasey Baynon led SHS runners, placing 2nd overall with time of 21:40. Also in SHS top-five were Katelyn Carter (4th overall), Linda Tschudi (7th), Katie Ann Bowers (9th) and Sarah