Sports
Racing Report: Laurens County Speedway kicks off 2017 season

A new era at Laurens County Speedway opened Saturday night when the 2017 season opened with new divisions, and enough noticeable changes to show new track promoter Danny Hurley’s input.

Former Raiders' powerful bat garnering national attention

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Coker College softball player Maria Williamson has been nothing short of spectacular through the opening two months of the 2017 Coker softball season.

High School Scoreboard: LDHS baseball, CHS soccer

Local high school sports results from March 30-31:

Chock fools Radford in 4-1 PC victory

Junior Presbyterian College hurler Tanner Chock threw his second career complete game on Saturday, allowing just one run with a career-high 12 strikeouts to lead PC to the 4-1 victory over Radford to earn the series victory at the PC Baseball Complex. The Blue Hose improve to 14-15 overall and 3-2 in Big South play, while Radford drops to 11-15 overall and 2-3 in the conference.

PC wins Fox Sports College Basketball Team Nickname Bracket championship

“Well, the socks have spoken,” said Zack Pierce, a Fox Sports writer.

Laurens County Sports Hall of Fame inducts eight into inaugural class

LAURENS – A hall of fame implies great accomplishment, superior to that of most others.

Wednesday's high school sports scoreboard

Local high school sports results for Wednesday, March 29:

Wofford edges Presbyterian, 10-9

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Two eighth-inning solo home runs pushed Wofford past the Presbyterian College baseball team, 10-9, on Wednesday night at Fluor Field in Greenville, S.C. The Blue Hose fall to 12-15 this year, while Wofford improves to 12-14.

Raiders outlast Rams in 11 innings, 6-5

Jared Cvetko hit a bases-loaded sacrifice fly to score Nick Howell in the bottom of the eleventh inning to give the Laurens Raiders a 6-5 win over the Hillcrest Rams on Tuesday night at Ed Prescott Field.

LDHS softball rolls past Hillcrest, 9-2

The Laurens Raiders jumped out to an early lead over Hillcrest and took home a 9-2 victory on Tuesday in Simpsonville.