Sports Report for Monday, 12-2-2019

Local Notes:

CHS Red Devils:

  • Red Devil Basketball on the Road Tonight… The CHS Red Devil varsity basketball teams will be on the road tonight as they travel up to Simpsonville to take on the Brashier Middle College Bengals… The 2-0 Lady Red Devils will start the action at 6:00 pm and the boys will their first game of the season following the ladies about 7:30… The address for the school is 1830 W. Georgia Rd, Simpsonville, SC 29666 if you want to follow them up… Go Big Red!

 

 

LDHS Raiders:

  • Raider Sub-Varsity Basketball at Hillcrest… The Raider girls JV, freshman boys and JV boys basketball teams will kick off their season today as they travel to Hillcrest to take on the Rams… Action starts at 5:30 with the girls followed by the 9th grade boys and then the JV boys… Good luck to the Raiders!

 

 

Middle School:

  • CMS Travels to Edgewood… The Clinton Middle School Wildcat basketball teams start their season today as they travel to Ninety Six to take on the Edgewood MS Wildcat starting with the girls at 5:00 pm and the boys about 6:15… The school is located at 644 S. Cambridge St in Ninety Six, SC… Good Luck to the Wildcats.
  • Hickory Tavern at Gray Court-Owings… The Hickory Tavern Panthers travel to Gray Court-Owings today to take on the Tigers… Action starts at 5:00 pm with the girls’ game.
  • Sanders Host Wright MS… Also today the Sanders Yellow Jackets will host the Wright MS Wildcat out of Abbeville, SC… Again action starts at 5:00 pm with the girls taking the court.
  • Laurens MS Host JET… The Laurens MS Tigers start their season today as they host the Johnson-Edgefield-Trenton (JET) MS Eagles today with girls’ action starting at 5:00 pm.

 

College Notes

  • FBS AP Poll… The latest AP Poll for the FBS college football came out yesterday and the top 4 teams remain the same… In order they are LSU, Ohio State, Clemson and Georgia… Utah moved up a spot to #5 as former #5 Alabama dropped to #9 with their loss to Auburn… Spots 6-10 are held by Oklahoma, Florida, Baylor, Alabama and Wisconsin… To see the entire top 25 AP Poll, click here.

 

 

Broadcast Notes…  The broadcast schedule for upcoming local sports is just below… Remember all local sports are streamed live on the internet at www.wlbg.com on our homepage where you need to click on the Listen Live button in the upper right area of the page.

  • Tuesday, 12-2-19, Hillcrest at Laurens …. Girls start at 6:00 pm.

 

 

Laurens County TD Club.

  • The next meeting is December 4th when they will be holding their Annual Awards banquet where the All-County Team, Coach of the Year and Player of the Year will be announced. … The guest speaker will be Sam Wyche former NFL Head Coach… The banquet will start at 7:00 pm and be held at The Ridge.
  • If you would like to see video of the past club meetings, click here.

 

High School & Middle School Sports Schedules for this Week

  • Laurens School Dist. 55: To see the sports schedule for this week at LDHS and District 55 middle schools, click here
  • Clinton School District 56: To see the sports schedule for this week at CHS and CMS, click here.
  • Laurens Academy: To see 2019-2020 Crusader basketball schedule and results, click here
  • Schedule for all Sports at PC… If you would like to see the upcoming schedule for all sports at PC as well as results from recent contest in all sports, click here.

 

This and That

 Youth Basketball and Cheerleading at the Clinton YMCA… Registration is also open at the Clinton YMCA for both youth basketball and cheerleading… Youth basketball will be for youth ages 5-12 in 6 appropriate age groupings… Registration will close December 9th and the cost is $50 for Y members and $65 for non-members and financial help is available… Now for more information about this you can click here to open up document about youth basketball and cheerleading by the Y or call them at 833-1555… Register at the Clinton YMCA during normal business hours.

 

2019 Reindeer Run… The 2019 version of the Laurens YMCA Reindeer Run will take place on 12-14-19… The 5K race will start at 9:00 am and the Fun Run for ages 1-12 will start at 9:05… There is discount for early registration ($25) which will end November 22nd and will be $30 after that… There are also team discount available… You can register at the YMCA or online at: www.active.com… There is more information on the flyer for the event that you can see if you click here.

 

Youth Basketball at the Laurens YMCA… Youth basketball registration is under way at the Laurens Family YMCA for youth 3-6… The cost is $40 and registration will close on January 12, 2020… You can register at the YMCA during normal operating hours and if you have any questions call them at 984-2621

 

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