Sports Report for Thursday, 3-20-2014

Local Sports Results:

CHS:

  • BB: CHS 9 – Broome 0… The Red Devil baseball tem traveled to Broome last night and used a 5-run third inning to power themselves to a 9-0 win over the Centurions… The Red Devils had just 8 hits in the game but got them at the most opportune times and also used 4 Broome errors to their advantage… Matthew Craven, Hunter Stewart & Peyton Spangler each had 2 hits for the Red Devils… One of Stewart’s hits was a double and he also collected 3 RBIs on the night… Spangler also picks up the win going 6 innings giving up just 3 hits … Click on the following for game stats: 14-3-19_BB_CHS-Broome_Stats   Click on the following for the game scorecard: 14-3-19_BB_CHS-Broome_scorebook     The Red Devils will travel to Abbeville today for a 6:00 pm contest with the Panthers

 

LDHS:

  • BB: Easley 6 – Laurens 2… The Raider varsity baseball team carried had a 2-1 lead going into the top of the 7th inning at Ed Prescott Field last night when the Easley Green Wave struck for 5 runs and went on to take a 6-2 win handing the Raiders their first loss of the season… Two hit batters and an error loaded the bases for Easley’s Brandon Hood who cleared them on the 3rd pitch to him in the 7th inning with a grand slam homerun over the right field fence… Jordan Pancake then followed with a solo shot for Easley and the Raiders just could not come back from that as they went down in order in the bottom of the 7th… The Raiders managed just 3 hits on the night and left 9 men on base as their offense was sub-par for the night… Click on the following for Laurens game stats: 14-3-19_LDHS_BB-Easley_stats   Click on the following for the scorecard: 14-3-19_L-BB–Easley_scorecard    The 5-1 / 2-1 Raiders will travel to TL Hanna on Friday for a 6:00 pm contest.
  • SB: LDHS 8 – Woodmont 2… Better news for the Lady Raider softball team as they traveled to Woodmont to take on the Lady Wildcats and the ride home was a pleasant one as they defeated Woodmont 8-2…The Raiders jumped out in front 3-0 at the end of the 1st inning and never looked back as they pounded out 14 hits and Allison Foreback only allowed 3 hits while striking out 8 and walking only 2… Elizabeth Carman led the Raiders going 3-4 with 2 doubles and 4 RBI’s Annsley Nelson, Maria Williamson and Michaela Smith each had 2 hits for the Raiders… For the box score and more stats click on the following link: 14-3-19_SB_LDHS-Woodmont_stats For the game score sheet click on the following link: 14-3-19_SB_LDHS-Woodmont_scoresheet   The Lady Raiders will be back in action today as they travel to Clinton for round 2 of the cross-county rivalry… The varsity game is scheduled to start at 7:00 and if you can’t make it over tune in to Real Radio 860 WLBG as we bring you all the action.
  • Golf: Hanna 155 – Laurens 173…   Back on Tuesday afternoon the golf team hosted TL Hanna (the region defending champions) at Lakeside CC… Hanna showed they are still strong as they took a 155-173 win over the Raiders….Ryan Wright had the low score for the Raiders a 39… Now the JV team did take a 1 stroke win over their counterparts from Easley by a score of 195-196… For complete match scoring details click on the following: 3-18-14_LDHS Golf host Hanna
  • B-Soc: Woodmont 5 – LDHS 3… Also back on Tuesday the soccer teams traveled to Woodmont and in boys action the Raiders lost 5-3… Isaac Ayala had 2 goals for the Raiders and Irvine Angeles collect the other…

 

Laurens Academy:

  • BB: L.A. 8 – Christ Church 4… Sorry no details at this time

     

Local Sports Schedule:

CHS:

  • Varsity baseball @ Abbeville  6:00
  • JV baseball host Emerald   6:30
  • Boys tennis @ Woodruff  4:30
  • Golf host Chapman @ Lakeside  CC   4:00
  • Soccer at Union County  5:00
  • JV & varsity softball host Laurens   5:00 / 7:00  Can be heard on Real Radio 860 WLBG

 LDHS:

  • Tennis at Easley   5:00
  • Golf vs. Hillcrest @ Fox Run CC    4:00
  • JV & varsity softball at Clinton   5:00 / 7:00  Can be heard on Real Radio 860 WLBG

 Laurens Academy:

  • Baseball at King Academy   7:00
  • Softball host Southside Christian

 

Broadcast Reminder

WLBG

  • On Thursday March 20th the Lady Raider softball teams will be traveling to Clinton to take on the Lady Red Devils in round 2 of the cross-county rivalry… If you can’t make it over for the varsity game at 7:00, join Mike as he brings you all the action both at AM 860 and streaming live on the internet at www.wlbg.com

WPCC

  • On Tuesday March 25th the Lady Red Devils softball teams will be hosting the Lady Wolverines of Woodruff… The varsity game is suppose to start at 7:00 pm and Buddy & Jimmy will have all the action for you on Sports Radio 1410 WPCC.

 

FYI / Community Interest:

  • On Thursday April 3rd the Laurens YMCA will be hosting the Cal Ripken Chevy Youth Baseball Clinic at Collyar Park from 6:00 – 9:00 pm… It is open to youth ages 6-14.  Now it is a free clinic but you MUST register prior to the day of the clinic.  For complete information about the clinic and how to register, click on the following: Cal Ripken Clinic 2014

 

 

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