NCAA College Football Bowl Games Schedule and Information




Now I know there are a few of you college football junkies who like to watch every bowl game you can so I will make it easy for you to see the bowl game schedule including date, times, opponents and where it can be see on TV… If you click here it will carry you to the NCAA website where they have a list of all bowl games… If the game has already taken place, it will have the results and stats of the game…. Enjoy!

SCHSL Football Playoff Brackets and Results

To see the South Carolina High School League playoff brackets for any particular classification, click on the classification you are interested on below. Brackets are updated as soon as information available usually by early on Saturday mornings.


Class AAAA

Class AAA

Class AA

Class A

Laurens County Touchdown Club Videos and Information 2019

The Lauren County Touchdown Club meets every other Thursday at noon at The Ridge on Exchange Drive. To see information on the TD Club like how to join and the schedule, click here.

Now if you missed a meeting and would like to see what the local coaches had to say as well as the featured speaker, click on one of the links below. The most recent meeting will be at the top of the list with the oldest at the bottom. Enjoy!


December 4, 2019: The Annual Awards Banquet where the All-Laurens County Team was recognized as well as the Coach of the Year (Chris Liner of LDHS) and the Player of the Year (Duane Martin of LDHS). The guest speaker was Sam Wyche former NFL player and coach who despite his recent health problems gave a very uplifting talk motivating all in attendance not just the athletes.  . Click here to view.

November 21, 2019: Local high school and PC coaches. It was the annual Clemson – Carolina Rivalry Meeting with former player representing each university speaking. Click here to view.

November 7, 2019: Local high school and PC coaches with Shap Boyd the incoming football coach at Erskine College as the featured speaker. Click here to view.

October 24, 2019 meeting unavailable due to technical problems.

October 10, 2019: Fourth meeting featuring local high school coaches and former Wofford Coach Mike Ayers as the featured speaker. Click here to view.

September 26, 2019: Third meeting featuring local high school coaches and Coach Buddy Pough of South Carolina State as featured speaker. Click here to view.

September 12, 2019: Second meeting featuring local high school coaches and a tribute to Coach Cally Gault and Coach Tommy Spangler of PC as featured speaker. Click here to view.

August 29-2019: First meeting of the season with local coaches.  Click here to view

2019 Raider Football Audio


Below will be an edited version of the LDHS Raider varsity football games for the 2019 season.

The most recent game will be near the top and earlier games below that.


11-8-19: Laurens 43 hosting Blythewood 40 in first round playoff game


11-1-29: Laurens 63 at Easley 29


10-25-19: Laurens 33 hosting TL Hanna 23. Laurens Captures Region Championship


10-18-19: Laurens 42 hosting JL Mann 14


10-11-19: Laurens 28 at Woodmont 24


10-4-19: Laurens 20 hosting Westside 17


9-27-19: Laurens 21 hosting Greenwood 7


9-20-19: Laurens 54 at Wade Hampton 26


9-13-19: Laurens 6 at Hillcrest 23


8-30-19: Clinton 0 at Laurens 28

2019 Laurens County Pre-Season Football Events

Clinton High School

  • Thursday, 8-8-19, Scrimmage @ River Bluff HS – 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday, 8-13-19, Scrimmage @ Ninety Six HS – 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday, 8-20-19, Meet the Devils, All CHS & CMS fall sports at CHS – 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday, 8-21-19, Ribbon Cutting at Wilder Stadium – 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday, 8-21-19, Scrimmage hosting Beria HS – 7:00 pm



Laurens District 55 High School

  • Thursday, 8-8-19, Scrimmage at Strom Thurmond HS – 10 am
  • Tuesday, 8-13-19, Scrimmage at Chapin HS – 6:00 pm
  • Saturday, 8-17-19, Chapin Jamboree vs. Spring Valley – After first game which starts at 6:00 pm
  • Second Annual Raider Sports Rally and Preview – 5:00 pm, click here for more information
  • Wednesday, 8-21-19, Scrimmage hosting Boiling Springs HS – 6:00 pm



Laurens Academy

  • Monday, 8-5-19, Football practice starts – 9:00 am
  • Friday, 8-16-19, Jamboree @ Richard Winn – Jamboree starts at 7 pm. First Quarter: Cambridge vs. WW King, Second Quarter: Laurens Acd. vs. Cambridge. Third Quarter: WW King vs. Richard Winn, Fourth Quarter: Richard Winn vs. Laurens Acd.

2019 Summer Sports and Specialty Camps at Laurens Family YMCA

Summer Sports and Specialty Camps at the Laurens Family YMCA 2019

Sponsored by Reynolds Family Dentistry


NOTE: Camp registration close the Friday before the camp starts and financial assistance is available (members and non-members) for those who complete the application for assistance and qualify prior to registering for camp. Cost for the camps is $50 for YMCA members and $60 for non-members. For more information on any of the camps call 984-2621


Junior Lifeguard… July 1-3, 9:00 – 11:30 am, Ages 12-15… This course will teach water safety and introduce participants to the duties and responsibilities of a lifeguard… It will build a foundation of knowledge, attitude and skills in preparation for the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course.


Juggling… July 1-3, 9:00 – 11:30 am, Ages 7-12… Juggling offers an opportunity for youth to learn unique shills that combine both athleticism and artistry… This camp encourages individual and group achievement with potential for growth in dexterity, confidence and friendships!


Ultimate Frisbee… July 9-11, 6:00 – 8:30 pm, Ages 12-21… Ultimate Frisbee is an exciting non-contact team sport that is afcst paced game where players develop sharp throwing skills, stamina and agility!


Babysitting… July 16-18, 9:00 – 11:30 am, Ages 12-15… This camp is designed to teach the fundamentals of safety and childcare. It will provide instruction on teaching basic first aid emergencies, performing choke-saving procedures, handling fire and safety emergencies, age-appropriate activities and telephone techniques.


Archery… July 23-25, 9:00.-11:00 am, Ages 7-15… Ready, aim, fire! Campers will learn the basic skills of archery, shooting targets, and learned different styles of shooting. The camp will be instructed by Ed Prescott. Spaces are limited for this camp!


Soccer Camp… July 29-August 1, Ages 5-9 at 9-11 am, Ages 15 and up at 6:00-8:00 pm… Goal! Take your soccer skills to the next level! Campers will participate in soccer drills to improve their skills in passing, dribbling and shooting! This camp will be at Collyar Park.


Adult/Team Archery… July 30 -August 1, 6:00-8:30 p.m., Ages 15 and up… Take your archery skills to the next level with your friend! Join this camp and participate in field archery, focusing on shooting at live size-models of game! No range-finders allowed.

Summer Camps and Swimming Information For Clinton YMCA

Look Below List of Sports Camps for Swimming Lesson Information and Poole Schedule at Clinton YMCA


Sports Camps

TENNIS CAMP @ CMS Tennis Courts             Coach Clovis Simmons

June 17-20              9-9:45am                         boys & girls age 4-6

10-11am                            boys & girls age 7-10

11-12noon                          boys & girls age 11-up

Cost: $40 members, $50 non-members (sign-up deadline June 14 @ 5:00pm)


CHEER CAMP                                     Alyssa Richey, Instructor

June 18-20                        1:00pm-4:00pm               girls age 5-12

Cost: $50 members, $60 non-members (sign-up deadline Fri, June 14 @ 5pm)


BASEBALL CAMP                                                Coach Lee Atkinson

June 24 – 28                 9am-12noon               boys age 6-12

Cost: $50 members, $60 non-members (sign-up deadline Friday, June 21 @ 5pm)


SOCCER CAMP @ PC Intramural Field           Coach Scottie Benson

June 25-27                9:00am-12 noon             boys & girls 6-12

Cost: $50 members, $60 non-men (sign-up deadline – Friday, June 21 @ 5pm)


SOFTBALL CAMP            CHS Varsity Coach Ryan Caughman + players

July 15-19              9:00am-12:00pm                        girls age 7-12

Cost: $50 members, $60 non-members (sign-up deadline Fri, July 12 @ 5pm)


VOLLEYBALL CAMP @ Clinton Middle gym       Coach Mariel Fridy

July 22-26                   10:00am-12:00pm           girls & boys age 7-14

Cost:  $45 members, $50 non-members (sign-up deadline Fri, July 19 @ 5pm)


DANCE CAMP                                     Hannah Wilson, Instructor                                  

     August 5-8                 1:00-3:00pm                         girls age 5-12

Cost: $50 members, $60 non-members (sign-up deadline Fri, Aug 2 @5pm)     



June 10-13          July 15-18

June 17-20         July 22-25

June 24-27      July 29-Aug 1

July 8-11       All classes are Monday-Thursday, $20 Members, $25 Non-Members


PRESCHOOL SWIM LESSONS (ages 3-5) 10:00-10:30 am or 11:00-11:30 am

PROGRESSIVE SWIM LESSONS (ages 6-Up) 10:30-11:00 am or 11:30-12 noon

Private Lessons : 1-on-1   $12 Mem, $15 Non-Mem per 30 minute lesson


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WATER AEROBICS: 5:15-6:15 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday      Cost:  Free for members, $30 a month for non-members



Arthritis Class – Tues & Thurs  Cost:  Free for members, $15 a month for non-members

SilverSplash – Mon & Wed Cost: Free for members, $15 a month for non-members


2019 SCHSL Baseball and Softball Playoff Brackets

To see the most recent update of the SCHSL Playoff Brackets for baseball and softball, click on the classification links below either baseball or softball below. Enjoy!



College Post-Season D-I Basketball Tournaments 2019

To keep up with the tournaments simply click on the tournament below you are interested in and it will carry you to the website for the tournament where brackets and other information can be found…Enjoy!


NCAA D-I Men – March Madness 


NCAA D-I Women


NIT, Men – Where Clemson men are playing


CIT- Tournament – Where PC is playing

2019 SCISA State Class A Basketball Tournament Brackets



As the Laurens Academy Crusaders start their participation in the in the SCISA basketball playoffs I though you might be interested in the tournament brackets. Below are the boys and girls brackets. Just click on the one you are interested in. Go Crusaders.

2019 SCISA Class A Girls State Basketball Play-offs


2019 SCISA Class A Boys State Basketball Play-offs

2019 SCHSL Basketball Brackets


To see the SCHSL brackets for the 2019 basketball tournaments, click on either girls or boys under the class you wish to see.



 Class- AAA (Clinton)



Spring 2019 Clinton YMCA Baseball, O-Zone Baseball & Softball

Registration is open through Tuesday, February 12, 2019 for Youth Baseball, Girls Softball and “O” Zone Baseball. For more information about age groups, cut offs for determining age, fall-out dates, cost and financial aid, click on the one you are interested in below.

Baseball & Softball

“O” Zone

2018 SCHSL Football Playoff Brackets






To see the brackets for any of the classes click on the class you want to see below.






2018 Laurens Raider Football Game Audio



Each week we hope to post the audio from each of the Raider varsity football games here. As the weeks progress the most recent game will be at the top and the oldest toward the bottom. Click on the play button on the audio bar below each game. Please enjoy and be sure to thank our sponsors who make this all possible.


November 9, 2018: Rock Hill 51 – Laurens 30 at Rock Hill in First Round Playoff Game


October 26, 2018: Laurens 42 – Easley 12 at LDHS


October 19, 2018: TL Hanna 56 – Laurens 24 at TL Hanna


October 12, 2018: Laurens 42 – JL Mann 14 at JL Mann


October 5, 2018: Woodmont 34 – Laurens 20 at LDHS on Homecoming.


September 28, 2018: Westside 66 – Laurens 21 at Westside

September 21, 2018: Greenwood 28 – Laurens 17 at Greenwood


September 13, 2018: Laurens 35 – Wade Hampton 10 at LDHS


September 7, 2018: Hillcrest 42 – Laurens 24 at LDHS


August 31, 2018: Myrtle Beach 46 – Laurens 6 at LDHS


August 24, 2018: Laurens 34 – Clinton 18 at Clinton:


2018 Summer Sports Camps at PC

2018 Elite Women’s Basketball Camps… Saturday, June 23 and Saturday, August 4, 2018

These camps are open to all girls who will be in grades 7-12 this next school year… The goal of the camps is to provide excellent instruction, promote the love of the game, and create an environment which fosters a lifetime of memories while improving the campers’ skills through drills and game play… The cost is $50 and you can find more information about the camp including online registration by clicking here.


Academy Showcase Soccer Camps… June 29- July 1 and July 27-29

These camps are for high are for rising high school freshman – seniors… The camps are intended to put college-bound elite high school soccer player in the best possible environment in this intense three-day camp… During the day, camper will be in high-level technical and tactical training session conducted by the Presbyterian College staff or other high level college coaches from the area… In the evening players will be coached and evaluated in 11 v 11 match play…Each day of camp features coaches who will educate campers on topics including: strength and conditioning, college recruiting, and what it is like to be an NCAA Division 1 athlete…. For more information about these camps including cost ($350 or less) and registration, click here


2018 Tommy Spangler Elite Football Camp… Sat, July 14, 2018

This camp is designed for High School Juniors and Seniors to receive individual instruction from the Presbyterian College coaching staff…  Campers will receive instruction in Fundamentals, Skills, and Techniques as well as One-on-One drills…  Our camps are designed to make each participant a better football player while creating a fun and competitive environment…The cost is only $40 and for more information about this camp including what to bring, what NOT to bring and online registration, click here.


2018 Evening Day Soccer Camp… August 1 – 5, 2018.

This camp is for youth ages 5-15 and is designed for player ability growth… Cost is $25 and it will be from 5PM – 8PM each day… For more information on this camp including registering online, click here.


2018 Free Girls Kids Basketball Camp… August 2-3, 2018, 9AM – Noon.

This camp is designed for young ladies in grades 1-6 where the coaches and players of the PC women’s basketball team will help your child improve their individual skills… For more information on this camp, click here.


Individual Basketball Camp… August 6-9, 2018

Half Day Camp for ages 5-6, 9AM-12PM ($120) & Full Day Camp for ages 7-15, 9AM-3PM ($200) … The PC men’s basketball staff is having its first individual skills camp where they will focus on developing fundamentals while also incorporating team competition! .. By the end of the week our goal is to help improve your child’s skill set, but also help instill a love and passion for the game of basketball… They will coach, encourage, and instruct positive self-image makes our campers feel accomplished and confident moving forward… For more information click here to go to the PC website where there is more information and a way to register online for the camps.


PC Baseball Camp… Saturday & Sunday August 25 & 26th

Coach Elton Pollock and his staff will be conducting a two-day camp for youth in grades 9-12 and Junior College players … The camp emphasis will be on offense & defense approach, pitching philosophy, base running, mental approach, team approach and much more!… The cost for this camp is $245.00… Again to get more information about this camp click here and be sure to click on the More Info tab under the August 2018 bar… If your questions are not answered following the links provided call 864-833-8236 or e-mail


Clinton YMCA Summer Camps & Swimming Lessons Information


Once again this summer the Clinton Family YMCA is offering a fill slate of summer camps that cover a wide range of sports. The camps they will be offering (in the order that they will be held) are basketball, volleyball, football, tennis, baseball, T-Ball, cheer, soccer, dance and softball at a date yet to be determined. To see more information about these camps including date, times, age requirements cost and the instructor click on the following: Clinton YMCA SUMMER+CAMP+2018


The Clinton Family YMCA will also be offering week-long swimming lessons throughout the summer. There will be swimming lessons for ages 3-5 and another set of lessons for those age 6 and up. To find out the dates, times and cost for these lessons click on the following: Clinton YMCA SWIM+LESSONS+2018

Division I College World Series Brackets




For those of you who are interested in keeping up with the NCAA Division I College world Series, click here and it will take you to the NCAA website where the interactive bracket for the tournament is located. Enjoy!

SCHSL Baseball and Softball Brackets



Click on the sport and class you wish to see below and it will carry you to the SCHSL posting of that bracket. Please note that it may take the SCHSL 24 hour (or more if game was on the weekend) to update the information after each game.


Baseball                                       Softball

AAAAA                                                   AAAAA

AAAA                                                     AAAA       

AAA                                                        AAA  

AA                                                           AA


2018 Laurens Academy Varsity Baseball Schedule & Results


Date Times Opponent LA Opp Recd
23-Feb 5:00 at Patrick Henry 1 11 0-1
26-Feb 5:30 at Hammond 0  15 0-2
29- Mar 6:00 Oakbrook Prep 8 3 1-2
5-Mar 6:00 Shannon Forest 6 5 2-2
13-Mar 6:00 Newberry Academy 2 6 2-3
16-Mar 6:00 at Richard Winn 0 15 2-4
20-Mar 5:00 at Oakbrook Prep 1 6 2-5
23-Mar 6:00 WW King 1 12 2-6
26-Mar 5:00 at Greenwood Christian ppd
10-Apr 5:00 at Newberry Academy 12 5 3-6
13-Apr 6:00 Richard Winn
17-Apr 6:00 Brashier Middle College
19-Apr 6:00 at Brashier Middle College
26-Apr 6:00 at WW King
30-Apr TBA State Quarterfinals
7-May TBA State Semifinals
14-May TBA State Finals
19-May TBA Spring All Star Games
Head Coach: Luke Tollison
Assts. Rob Roper
Tom Robertson

NCAA Division I College Basketball Brackets

For you true college basketball fans, click on the bracket you are interested in below and it will carry you to the NCAA website where interactive brackets are located for the respective tournaments… Enjoy

D-I Men’s Brackets

D-I Women’s Brackets