June 20, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

Evening basketball program is booming

Summer Night Lights

It’s working.  A summer basketball program designed to keep kids off the street is growing faster than organizers can add teams.  During its inaugural season in Waynesboro last July, Summer Night Lights topped out with around 175 boys More...

Burke County Heat advances to Final Four

Burke County Heat won the best two out of three series against Statesboro to claim the East State Championship over the weekend. The won game one 14-5 and game two 13-1. More...

Top Quality wins six straight

Top Quality Auto has won six in a row at Swainsboro and is also the points leader in the Sunoco Super Street Division. Driver Johnnie Tucker Jr. More...

Bears defeat Spartans

For the first time in school history, the Burke County High School Bears took on Edmund Burke Academy’s Spartans on the baseball diamond for some local competition. More...

Lambert is track athlete of the year

His list of achievements just keeps getting longer.  Last week, recently graduated Burke County High School track star Davonte Lambert picked up the honor of being named Augusta Chronicle’s boys track and field athlete of the year.  More...

Full court advantage

More than 20 young athletes worked on their shots this month during Better Choices, Better Character (BCBC) basketball camp, which was held in the Burke County Alternative School gym. More...