Sports
Lady Raiders claim first round of cross-county rivalry with Clinton

The Laurens Lady Raiders scored the first 14 points of the second half on their way to a 50-36 win over the Clinton Lady Red Devils on Friday night at LDHS.

Laurens Academy girls win, boys fall to Greenwood Christian

Laurens Academy vs. Greenwood Christian Academy

LDHS wrestling splits with Riverside, Byrnes

Laurens wrestling vs. Byrnes

High school and middle school scoreboard from Nov. 27-29

Local high school and middle school results from Nov. 27-29: 

Raiders fall short to Rebels, 62-61

Sophomore Dee Foster scored 13 points in the second half to lead the Laurens Raiders in a 62-61 loss to the Byrnes Rebels on Tuesday night at LDHS.

Blue Hose best Spartans on buzzer beater

J.C. Younger hit the game winning shot as time expired and the Presbyterian College Blue Hose defeated the UNCG Spartans 74-72 on Tuesday night in the Templeton Center.

PC baseball signs four in early signing period

Presbyterian College head coach baseball coach Elton Pollock announced the signing of four student-athletes to NLIs during the early signing period, which began last week. Matthew Burke, Garrett Jones, Cade Owens and Ashby Smith will each join the program beginning with the 2019 season.

Former Red Devil joins CHS baseball coaching staff

Clinton High School head baseball coach Tom Fortman has added a former Red Devil to his coaching staff.

Lady Crusaders cruise past Shannon Forest

The Laurens Academy Lady Crusaders defeated Shannon Forest 60-18 last week to improve to 2-0 on the season.

PC knocks off Chicago State, 75-73

Ethan Kay’s three-pointer with 28 seconds remaining gave the Blue Hose the lead, while Reggie Dillard’s block with a second to go helped preserve the win, as the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team rallied to the 75-73 win over Chicago State in its final game of the Battle 4 Atlantis Mainland Tournament Friday afternoon in Baltimore, Md.  Dillard led the Blue Hose with 20 points with Ethan Kay and Davon Bell finishing with 18 apiece.