Football: Gardner-Webb 24 – PC 3… The Presbyterian College football team dropped its conference opener at Gardner-Webb, 24-3 last Saturday night up in Boiling Springs, N.C… The Running Bulldogs pretty much dominated the statistics amassing 519 yards of total offense to PC’s 234… To see more about this game including comments from Coach Harold Nichols and a link to game statistics, click here… The Blue Hose are now 1-4 overall and 0-1 in Big South play and will return home this Thursday night for a 7 pm contest with Monmouth which can be seen on the Big South Network.
Golf: Ware Shoals 187 – Laurens 218… Catching up with some Lady Raider golf team which traveled to Ware Shoals last Thursday, the Raiders found the Hornet’s clubs packing quite a sting as the Hornets won the match 187-218… Bailey Gibbs had the low score for the Raiders as she shot a 46… Other Raider scores were Hannah Finley 55, Brandi Eiff 57 and Bailey Carder 60.
Golf: Raiders Qualify for Upper State Tournament… Now there is good news for the Lady Raider golf team as they finished third in the Region 2-5A Golf Tournament yesterday down at Stoney Point… Mauldin finished first with a 394, Wade Hampton second with a 406 and Laurens third with a 414 just edging out Riverside with a 415 to capture the last qualifying spot… Alexus Moore led the Raiders with a 91 which propelled her into a 4th place finish overall… Bailey Gibbs had a 95 and finished 6th overall…Because of their performances yesterday, Moore and Gibbs were names to the All-Region Team… Other scores for Laurens were Bailey Carder 113 (her personal best score) and Hannah Finley 115… To see more detailed results, click on the following: 2016girlsgolfscoresheet-regiontournament…. The team will now head to Carolina Country Club in Spartanburg next Tuesday for the Upper State Tournament… Way to go Raiders!!!
- VB: L.A. 3 – WW King 0… Yesterday the Lady Crusader volleyball teams traveled to WW King Academy to take on the lady Knights… As has most often been the case this year the ride home was a pleasant one for the varsity team as they took a 3-0 win over the Knights… The set scores were 25-10, 25-15 and 25-6… The team is now 13-2 overall and 9-0 in conference play…. The team will be back in action today as the varsity squad host Anderson Montessori in what I believe will be their last regular season home match and it will be senior night… The first volley is set for 6 pm.
- MS VB: WW King 2 – L.A. 0… Now the news was not as good where the Lady Crusader middle school volleyball team was concerned as WW King took a 2-0 win.
- Football: JDA 42 – LA 24… Yesterday the Crusader football team traveled to Jefferson Davis Academy to take on the Raiders hoping to win their third game in as many weeks… Alas it was not to be as JDA took a 42-24 win… Will Tindall completed two TD passes to Jonathan Burns and another to Josh Moore… Moore was also able to scoop up a Raider fumble and run it in for a TD… The 2-5 Crusaders will host Richard Winn this Friday and it will also be homecoming.
Middle School Football:
- Sanders 22 – McCormick 14… The SMS Yellow jackets traveled to McCormick yesterday and came home with a 22-14 win… Shamare Dendy had 3 rushing TDs for Sanders,, He scored from 10, 34 and 4 yards out… Zak Rice connected with Rashun Kennedy Good for a two-point conversion and Good also ran one in for a two-point conversion.
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