Arizona Cardinals defensive back Justin Bethel has been nominated for the 2014 NFL Pro Bowl.
More than 100 runners showed up to support Blue Hose softball in the inaugural Glow Run 5K at Presbyterian College.
Presbyterian turned in a record-setting day on homecoming at Bailey Memorial Stadium Saturday with a 49-19 win over the Point Skyhawks.
Laurens sophomore kicker Irvin Angeles kicked a 33-yard field goal as time expired to top the Westside Rams 28-27 in Anderson on Friday night.
Laurens Academy receiver Matthew Urwick was named the Week 9 GoLaurens Player of the Week for his outstanding performance in the Crusaders’ Oct. 17 win over Oak Level Baptist.
Sanders Middle Yellow Jackets secured the Little River Conference championship and kept their perfect season intact Thursday with a 30-18 road win over the Honea Path Cubs.
Dre Mills scored four touchdowns and three two-point conversions to lead the Laurens Middle Tigers to a 30-20 win over the Gray Court-Owings Tigers Thursday at home.
The LDHS Lady Raider tennis team defeated Hillcrest 4-3 in their rain re-scheduled final regular season match Wednesday night at the Laurens City Courts. The team moved to 9-5 in region play, tying with Hillcrest for third in the region and heading to the playoffs for the fourth year in a row.
Two tournaments out of town, a season-opening rivalry game and the usual Region I-4A cast highlight the Laurens Raiders’ 2013-14 basketball schedule, released Wednesday.