The tasks are formidable but different for Clinton High School’s basketball programs.
The Presbyterian College football team got a three-touchdown day from Ben Cheek to end the season with a 31-21 victory over Gardner-Webb on Saturday afternoon at Bailey Memorial Stadium on Senior Day. PC finishes 2017 with a 4-7 overall record and a 1-4 mark in Big South action.
RALEIGH, N.C. – North Carolina State opened the second half with a 28-9 run to erase an eight-point halftime deficit and come away with the 86-68 win over the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team in action Thursday evening in Raleigh, N.C. Reggie Dillard led the Blue Hose with 23 points and seven rebounds.
Clinton High School senior Zay Hurley was named one of the preseason top five players in AAA by the South Carolina Basketball Coaches, as they released their preseason polls on Wednesday.
High Point, N.C. – Connor Behrend saved the fifth PK attempt by High Point and the Blue Hose (6-8-5) overcame missing the first attempt to advance to the NCAA Tournament by winning the PK’s 4-3 at High Point, N.C. on Sunday afternoon. This gives the Blue Hose their first Big South Tournament championship in men’s soccer and the schools second as men’s tennis won the Big South back in the spring.
A 13-0 run by the Blue Hose erased a one-point deficit and helped the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team pull away from Johnson and earn the 107-87 win in action Saturday evening at the Templeton Center in Clinton, S.C.
KNOXVILLE, TENN. – Tennessee used a strong first half to open the 2017-18 season with an 88-53 win over the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team Friday night at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. Davon Bell led the Blue Hose with a career-high 20 points, with Francois Lewis making his PC debut with 10 points. Both finished with a team-leading five rebounds apiece.
Presbyterian College and head men’s basketball head coach Dustin Kerns announced the signing of guards Jordan Gibson (Bristow, Va.) and Kody Shubert (Maiden, N.C.) to join the Blue Hose in the fall of 2018.