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Statesboro High Crushes New Hampstead

SHS Softball had an amazing game, beating New Hampstead 10-0 by run-ruling them in the 5th inning. Brinson Anne Rogers hit a three-run homer in the first inning. Then in the second inning Morgan Thompson hit a great ball and got a triple which hit in two runs. The team overall played a great game

SHS vs. South Effingham Mustangs: A Valiant Effort

Ending with a score of 10-3 the Statesboro High Softball team lost to the South Effingham Mustangs on Tuesday. While McKenzie Wilkerson and Morgan Thompson conquered their bases, Brinson Anne Rogers hit a homerun causing the total of 3 runs.  They played hard with many great plays coming from the outfield.  The loss drops the Blue Devils’ record to

SHS Alumnus Jeremy Mincey Retires

Statesboro High School Alumnus and NFL Pro Jeremy Mincey announced his retirement from the NFL yesterday.  Jeremy, a 2002 graduate from SHS, was a member of the 2001 State Championship Football Team and a member of the basketball team.  After graduating, he attended college at Butler County Community College before transferring to the University of

SHS Cross Country Takes 5th at First Meet

On August 18th in Effingham, the Statesboro High’s Boys Varsity team took 5th place out of 8 teams in their first Cross Country meet of the season. Coach Palmer was hoping to at least finish in the top 3, and he is looking for improvement on the boys’ times. Congrats to Noah Caplinger for finishing in

SHS Softball Wins 3rd in a Row

Statesboro High’s Softball team picked up its 3rd win in a row Wednesday afternoon with a 9-1 win over Dublin High School in Dublin.  Brinson Anne Rogers pitched all 5 innings, allowing only an unearned run.  The Blue Devils were led at the plate by Morgan Thompson with three hits and three runs batted in.

SHS Softball Defeats Claxton

The Blue Devil Softball team picked up their largest win of the season Tuesday, defeating Claxton High School by a score of 15-0 in three innings.  The Devils were led by McKenney Corbett on the mound, who pitched 3 no-hit innings to get the win.  Every Blue Devil batter in the line-up recorded a hit.

Running Into a New Season

Scott Palmer, coach of the Cross Country team, has started the season off with a bang. Last year, the team only had 17 runners show up to tryouts and this year that number has went up to 30. Coach Palmer says he looks for the top 10 lowest times out of all the Varsity runners

Let’s Get Peppy!

Downtown Statesboro hosts a monthly “First Friday” event. For the month of August, First Friday featured a pep rally including local high schools: Statesboro High, Bulloch Academy, Portal High, and Southeast Bulloch. The bands, color guards, football teams, and cheer squads of various schools met on the courthouse lawn before students, parents, and faculty members.

Jackets Can’t Sting the Devils

In the Friday night scrimmage against the Jackets; the Devils came out with a 7-0 win! Julian Harrison scored the touchdown after recovering a blocked punt; which was followed by a successful extra point, kicked by Caleb Dowden. The boys played like the devil – and came out with a victory! Both teams had the

Lady Blue Devils Varsity Volleyball Start Their Season

Tonight the varsity volleyball Lady Blue Devils started off their season with two region games against Wayne County and South Effingham. Their first game was a success as they defeated Wayne County in both sets. Unluckily, against an uprising rival South Effingham, they lost 25-10 in the first set and 25-15 in the second set. All