Local Sports Results:
- Golf: CHS 196 – Newberry 237…For the second time this week, the Red Devil golf team defeated Newberry yesterday this time by a score of 196-237. Clinton’s top 3 golfers sat out the match Thursday to give some of the younger players experience in playing in a match for the first time… Zach Davis moved up to the number one slot and shot a 7 over par 43… Davis was 5 over after 3 holes but finished strong by paring 5 of the last 6 holes… Caleb Moore had the second best score with a 47… Jay Addison shot a 51 and Karl Gustafson an eighth grader playing in his first match, rounded out the scoring for the Red Devils shooting a 55… Clinton improves to 6-1 and will host Broome Monday at Lakeside CC
- Soccer: Clinton 6 – Chester 0… The Red Devil soccer team hosted the Cyclones of Chester yesterday and good news as Clinton took a 6-0 win… Noland Boozer and Madison Simpson each had 2 goals for Clinton while Jay Roland and Chris Wright each had a single goal… Clinton outshot Chester 28-11… Clinton now is 2-9 on the season and 2-2 in region play.
- BB: Clinton 7 – Laurens 2… Clinton and Laurens hooked up in round 2 of their cross-county rivalry last night in Clinton and the Red Devils evened the series with a 7-2 win over the Raiders… Clinton struck for 2 runs in the second and 5 more in the decisive 5th inning… The Raiders finally broke onto the board with 2 runs in the 6th inning… Kendall Pitts went 3-3 with a double and an RBI to lead Clinton’s offense while Matt Craven also went 2-3 with 2 RBIs to be the only other Red Devil with more than 1 hit… Grayson Bailes was the only Raider to have more than 1 hit as he 2-2 with a double… Peyton Spangler went the distance for the Red Devils picking up the win… He gave up 2 unearned runs on 7 hits walking 3 and also striking out 3… Tanner Adair took the loss giving up the 7 earned runs on 10 hits while striking out 5 and walking 1… Afterward Coach Lee Atkinson stated “It was a great team win tonight, especially for our seniors… Peyton Spangler did a great job on the mound ,giving up 2 runs in 7 innings of work. Our Defense played well turning 3 double plays and throwing out a runner at the plate. We had 10 hits tonight… Matthew Craven, Kendall Pitts and Trey Childress each had 2-out RBI hits for us. We can enjoy the win for a few days, but we have a huge week next week as we travel to Union Tuesday Night to get back into conference play.” … Click on the following for the game’s box score and statistics: 14-4-10_LDHS_BB-Clinton_stats Click on the following for the game scorecard:14-4-10_LDHS_BB-Clinton_Scorecard
- JV BB: Clinton 8 – Laurens 1… In the game preceding the varsity game at Clinton last night, The Red Devils took an -1 win over the Raiders… Davis Cunningham got the win for Clinton giving up only 2 hits while striking out 4… Chandler Todd led Clinton’s offense going 3-3 with a double… Cameron Bishop went 2-3 with a double and Davis Cunningham 2-4 with a double also.
- SB: LDHS 6 – Greenwood 1…. The Lady Raiders traveled Greenwood last night in Region 1-AAAA action and the ride home was a pleasant one as they ran their region record to a perfect 8-0 with a 6-1 win over the Lady Eagles…. Greenwood led 1-0 going into the 5th inning when Laurens struck for 3 runs and then added 2 in the 6th and 1 in the 7th to take the win… Maria Williamson led the Raiders going 2-4 with a homerun and 4 RBIs… Tara Bond (3-5), Jordan Henderson (2-4), Elizabeth Carman (2-4) and Baylee Bragg (3-4) all had a multi-hit night for the Raiders… Allison Foreback picked up the win giving up only 5 hits while striking out 5 and walking 1… Click on the following for more game stats: 14-4-10_SB_LDHS-Greenwood_Stats Click on the following for the game scorecard: 14-4-10_SB_LDHS-Greenwood_Scorecard Please see the broadcast schedule below.
- JV SB: LDHS 9 – Greenwood 0
- Tennis: Greenwood 5 – Laurens 2… The Raider boys tennis team traveled to Greenwood last night and the Eagles took a 5-2 win over the Raiders… Garrett Madden picked up a singles win in the #4 spot and the # 1 doubles team of Thomas Hughes and Collin John had the other win… Click on the following for complete match details and comments from Coach Corley: 4-10-14_Greenwood
Local Sports Schedule:
- Soccer @ BHP 5:30
- Baseball @ Easley 6:00
- JV & varsity softball host Easley 5:30 / 7:30 See below
- Soccer host Woodmont 5:30
- Track @ Taco Bell Classic @ Spring Valley Fri. & Sat.
- Today the Lady Raider softball team will host Easley in a JV-varsity doubleheader starting at 5:30… The varsity game will about 7:30 and if you can’t make it to the game you can catch all the action on Real Radio 860 and streaming live on the internet at www.wlbg.com…. By the way, they will be having their annual Dinner on the Diamond Night and you can get a rib plate will all the fixings for just $10… See one of the softball players for a dinner ticket.
- On Tuesday (4-22-14) the Raider baseball team will be hosting the Rams of Westside… First pitch is scheduled for 6:00 and we hope you can make it to the game but if not, catch all the action on Real Radio 860 WLBG and streaming online at www.wlbg.com.
- On Tuesday (4-15) the Red Devil varsity baseball team will be in Union taking on the Union County Yellow Jackets in a JV-Varsity doubleheader… … The first pitch for the varsity game is scheduled for 7:30 pm… You can join the WPCC broadcast crew a few minutes before that for all the action on Sports radio 1410 WPCC… Remember you can also hear the action on the internet at www.wpcconline.com
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