Laurens Raiders junior varsity kicked off rivalry week Thursday with a 27–12 win over the Clinton Red Devils at Wilder Stadium.
Senior Matthew Urwick was awarded the Laurens Academy GoLaurens Player of the Week for the Crusaders’ Week 2 matchup against the Wardlaw Academy Patriots.
Sophomore quarterback Ryan Holmes was named the Laurens Academy GoLaurens Player of the Week for the Crusaders’ Week 2 matchup against the Pee Dee Golden Eagles.
There’s a different energy in halls of Laurens District 55 and Clinton high schools the past few days as Rivalry Week prepares the students and faculty for Friday’s Laurens County Championship game.
Chris Patterson maintained his late-season run in hopes of catching Dan Lawson for the Hobby Division title at Laurens County Speedway, winning the main event Saturday night. It was his second straight victory.
District 55 offered an early taste of middle school football Tuesday with the annual preseason jamboree at K.C. Hanna Stadium at Laurens District 55 High School.
Laurens Lady Raiders volleyball was swept at home 3–0 by the T.L. Hanna Yellow Jackets Tuesday.
Laurens Academy was outscored 70-30 Friday by the Wardlaw Academy Patriots in the Crusaders' home opener.
The Presbyterian Blue Hose kicked off college football in Clinton Saturday with a 42–24 win over the Brevard Tornados in the 2013 home opener at Bailey Memorial Stadium.