Sports Report for Friday, 3-26-2021

Local Notes:

Clinton HS:

  • Girls Soccer: Clinton 3 – Broome 0… This past Tuesday the CHS girls’ soccer team traveled up to Broome Tuesday night and came home with a 3-0 win over the Centurions in region action… Reese Gowan scored 2 of the Red Devil goals and her sister Riley had the other… For a little more information on this match and comments from Coach Joe Benson click here… The team is now an impressive 11-0 overall and 3-0 in the region…. They are now scheduled to play Chapman at home tomorrow at 7:00 pm.
  • Today and Saturday at CHS:
    • JV and varsity baseball host Union County, 5:00 / 7:30
    • JV and varsity softball at Broome, 5:00 / 7:00
    • JV and varsity soccer host Chapman at CMS, 5:30 / 7:00
    • JV and varsity soccer at Chapman HS, 5:30 / 7:00
    • Saturday C-Team baseball at Laurens (doubleheader), 10:00 and noon

Laurens HS:

  • Golf: Greenville HS 171 – Laurens 195… The Raider boys’ golf team was in action this past Tuesday as they hosted the Greenville HS Red Raiders at Lakeside CC… Unfortunately I have to report that the “wrong” set of Raiders won as the Red Raiders took a 171-195 win over our Laurens Raiders… Collin Harlan led Laurens shooting a 44… Preston Mahon was right behind with a 45, Jason Rogers 52, and Trevor Kits Miller 54.
  • Boys Soccer: Laurens 10 – Liberty 2… The Raider boys’ soccer team was also in action this past Tuesday as they traveled up to Liberty to take on the Red Devils… Good news for Raider fans as they came home with a 10-2 win over the Devils… Roberto Luna had 5 goals for the Raiders while Levi Perry had 3 and Eric Huerta had one… The Raiders other goal came when Liberty accidentally kicked it into their own goal… The team is now 5-6-2 on the season… The team is scheduled to be back in action today as they travel to eastside to take on the Eagles.
  • Today and Saturday at LDHS:
    • Girls and boys soccer at Eastside, 5;30 / 7:30
    • Varsity baseball host Greenville HS, 6:00
    • Varsity Softball at Greenville HS, 6:30
    • Saturday track teams at Spartanburg HS, 8:00 am
    • Saturday golf at Links of Stoney Point, 2:00 (Greenwood & Greer)
    • Saturday C-Team baseball host Clinton (doubleheader), 10:00 and noon

Laurens Academy:

  • Crusader Schedule for Today
    • Softball at WW King (5:00)
    • Middle school baseball at  WW King (4:00)
    • Varsity baseball at WW King (6:00)

PC Notes

  • Football Host San Diego Tomorrow Morning… The 1-2 Blue Hose Football team will take on the University of San Diego tomorrow morning at 11:00 am… The Toreros are 2-0 on the season and a traditional powerhouse in the Pioneer League… To find out more about the Toreros and the game click here… I wonder how the Toreros will do playing at what to their bodies will seem like 8:00 am.

Broadcast Schedule: all of the following are weather and COVID dependent and are varsity games

  • Friday, 3-26-21, baseball Greenville at Laurens, 6:00
  • Tuesday, 3-30-21, Baseball Greer at Laurens, 6:30

Local Sports Schedule: All schedules subject to change right up to game time due to COVID 19

  • School District 55: To see the sports schedule for this week at LDHS, click here.
  • School District 56:  To see the sports schedule for this week at CHS and CMS, click here
  • Laurens Academy: To see the baseball schedules click here and to see the softball schedule click here.
  • PC Sports Calendar… To see the PC athletics sports calendar click here.

Ticket Information

  • Clinton HS… Clinton HS has released information and guidelines concerning fan attendance at all home athletic contest this spring…  To see their press release concerning this click here… One of the things mentioned is the option to buy season tickets for each individual spring sport and the fact that tickets must be bought online ahead of time and that  no tickets will be sold at the gate.  To purchase tickets for home contest at Clinton HS click here.
  • LDHS… Laurens District 55 HS has released information and guidelines concerning fan attendance at all home athletic contest this spring… To see their press release concerning this click here… One item in the release is that tickets must be purchased ahead of time online and will not be sold at the gate… To purchase tickets for home contest at LDHS click here.
  • LDHS Baseball Season Passes Available… Recently it was announced that season passes of various types are available for those wishing to attend the regular season home games of the various Raider baseball teams… For more information about this click here.


General College Notes:

Men’s Basketball… For more information on any specific game(s) mentioned below, click on the score at the beginning

  • NCAA Men’s March Madness… For information about the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship, just click here to go to the NCAA website where you will most likely find out anything you want to know about the tournament including the brackets… By the way the Clemson Tigers are in the field… Let the fun begin!!

Women’s Basketball… For more information on any specific game(s) mentioned below, click on the score at the beginning

  • NCAA Women’s March Madness… For information about the NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship, just click here to go to the NCAA website where you will most likely find out anything you want to know about the tournament including the brackets.

DI College Baseball… For more information on any specific game(s) mentioned below, click on the score at the beginning

  • DI Baseball Scores… To see the latest DI baseball scores clock here…. You can sort by conference when you get there.
  • DI Rankings… To see the latest DI baseball rankings click here.

DI College Softball… For more information on any specific game(s) mentioned below, click on the score at the beginning

  • DI Baseball Scores… To see the latest DI softball scores click here…. You can sort by conference when you get there.
  • DI Rankings… To see the latest DI softball rankings click here.

FCS College Football… For more information on any specific game(s) mentioned below, click on the score at the beginning

  • FCS Football Scores… To see the latest FCS football scores click here…. You can sort by conference when you get there.
  • FCS Rankings… To see the latest FCS football rankings click here.


Pro Sports: For more information on the game(s) below, click on the score at the beginning.

NBA

  • Scores… To go to the NBA website where they list the most recent scores click here and you can also find the box score for the games there also.
  • Schedule… To see the upcoming NBA schedule and TV availability if at click here.
  • Standings… To see the current NBA standings click here.

NASCAR

  • NASCAR Schedule and Results… If you click here it will carry you to the NASCAR website where the Cup Series schedule and results are posted… Once you get there if you look near the top of the page you can change to the Xfinity schedule and results or the Camping World Truck Series schedule and results by clicking on the appropriate icon.
  • Driver Standings… If you click here it will carry you to the NASCAR website where the Cup Series driver standings are posted… Once you get there if you look near the top of the page you can change to the Xfinity driver standings or the Camping World Truck Series driver standings by clicking on the appropriate icon.
  • NASCAR TV Schedule… Now for those of you who like to watch the various NASCAR events, replays and other programing on TV, click here to go to the NASCAR website where this week’s TV schedule is posted.


This and That

  • Laurens YMCA 17th Annual Golf for Kids… Once again this year the Laurens YMCA and PRTC are teaming up to hold their annual Golf for Kids Tournament at Lakeside Country Club on Saturday March 27th… This is one of their largest fundraisers for the Y’s Scholarship Program which provides scholarships for those youth unable to participate in Y programs due to financial hardships… In 2020 the Y awarded more than $94,200 in financial assistance… The format will be two-18 man teams with captains strategically pairing players based on handicaps… Tee off will be at 10:00 am on March 27th… For more information call the Y at 984-2626 and you can contact Brian Harlan by email at brian@lakelandsymca.org for more information.
  • Spring Soccer Registration Now Open at Lauren YMCA… Youth soccer registration is now open at the Lauren Family YMCA which is part of the Lakelands YMCA System… Registration is open until April 11th for youth ages 3-15 for the league which will begin play on April 19th… The cost is $50 for Y members and $60 for non-members… Scholarships are available…For more information contact Haley Garrison at 864-984-2626 or email her at hgarrison@lakelandsymca.org
  • Tae Kwon Do Returns to Laurens YMCA… Tae Kwon Do classes are returning to the Laurens Family YMCA starting on October 5, 2020… These classes are for youth 7-15 years old and are $25 per month… Classes will be held each Monday from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm… If you have more questions call the Y at 984-2626

 

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