Sports Report for Tuesday, 4-17-2018

PC Notes… For more information on each of the games below, click on their scores.

  • Softball… The PC softball team was in action this past weekend as they hosted the Longwood Lancers… In the first game on Friday PC rallied late in the game but still fell by a score of 6-4 to Longwood… The two teams played a double header on Saturday and Longwood took both games by scores of 7-2 and 13-0… The team will be back in action tomorrow as they travel to Atlanta to take on Georgia Tech.
  • Baseball… The baseball team was also at home this past weekend as they hosted the Campbell Camels… The news is no better here for PC fans as they lost all 3 games to the camels… On Friday they lot by a score of 6-3 and then in a double header on Saturday they lost two heartbreakers by scores of 7-6 and 4-3The team will be back in action tonight as they travel down I-26 to Columbia to take on the South Carolina Gamecocks a team that historically they have played tough… First pitch is scheduled for 7 pm and it can be seen on the SEC Network.

 

Local Notes:

CHS & LDHS… The Clinton Red Devil softball team and the Laurens Raider softball team meet for the 3rd time this season last night at LDHS… The Raiders had taken wins in the first 2 games so the Red Devils were trying to avoid being swept by the Raiders.

  • Laurens 10 – Clinton 0 (5)… Unfortunately the Red Devils could muster only 1 hit (a double by Hunter Benson) while the Raiders had 7 hits and scored 10 runs to take a 10-0 win over the Red Devils in 5 innings… The Raiders scored all their runs in the first two innings with Kauree Munyan being the only Raider with more than 1 hit (2)… Six walks issued by the Clinton pitchers aided the Raiders cause… For the game’s box score and some stats, click on the following: LDHS-SB-4-16-18-Clin  … For the games scorecard, click on the following: LDHS-SB-4-16-18-Clin-SC … The Red Devil baseball and softball teams are scheduled to travel to Newberry today while the Raider softball and baseball teams will travel to Greenwood.
  • JV: Clinton 19 – Laurens 2… In JV action prior to the varsity game, the Red Devils pounded out 11 hits and were aided by 5 Raider errors as they took a 19-2 win over the Raiders.

 

CHS … Catching up on some other sports from late last week at CHS and for more information on each of the games below, click on their scores

  • Boys Soccer… Last Thursday the boys’ soccer team traveled to Spartanburg and lost to the Vikings by a score of 3-0… Last Friday they hosted the Mid-Carolina Rebels and it was a close one but the Rebels prevailed by a score of 3-2… The team is now 8-8-2 overall and 5-3-1 in region action.
  • Girls Soccer… The girls’ soccer team was also in action last Friday and they took a tight 1-0 win over the Mid-Carolina Rebels at home… Sorry no further details on the match.

 

LDHS… Catching up on some other sports from late last week at LDHS and for more information on each of the games below, click on their scores

  • Tennis… The tennis team hosted the Maudlin Mavericks last Thursday night and fell to the mavericks by a score of 4-2… The team will have their final home match today as it will be Senior Night and the action starts at 5 pm at the LDHS tennis courts.
  • Boys Track… Last week the Raiders hosted the Woodruff and McCormick at KC Hanna Stadium and finished second behind woodruff HS… For details on the meet, click here. … Saturday they traveled to TL Hanna for the Spring Fever Relay Invitational along with 9 other schools… The team finished 5th and for more details, click here
  • Girls Track…  The team also participated in the Spring Fever Relay Invitational at TL Hanna last Saturday and they finished 8th… For more details, click here.

 

Pros… For more information on each of the games below, click on their scores.

  • Braves 2 – Phillies 1… The Braves started a home stand last night with a 2-1 win over the Phillies.
  • Columbia 7 – Drive 1… The Greenville Drive lost the first game of a 3-game series with the Columbia Fireflies with a 7-1 loss.

 

Sports Schedules for this Week

  • LDHS: To see the sports schedule for this week at LDHS and District 55 middle schools, click here
  • CHS: To see the sports schedule for this week at CHS and CMS, click here.
  • Laurens Academy… To see the Laurens Academy baseball schedule and results, click here.

 

 Broadcast Schedule… Below is the broadcast schedule for baseball and softball for the next several days on Real Radio 860 WLBG…  And as usual you can hear it live on the internet at www.wlbg.com… All are home games unless noted.

  • Friday, 4-20, Baseball host Greenwood @ 7:30

If you have any comments, suggestions, or want to reports scores, please contact me via email at: sports@wlbg.com or text me at 864-981-3470.