Sports Report for Tuesday, 4-13-2021

Local Notes

Clinton HS:

  • Tennis: Clinton 6 – Broome 0… Yesterday the Red Devil bots’ tennis team traveled up to Broome HS to take on the Centurions in region action… Good news for Red Devil fans as the team took a domination 6-0 win over the Centurions… The reason I say dominating is that in singles action the scores were very on-side in Clinton’s favor… Ike Waldron, Anders Orr, Connor Donley, Nathan Meade and Edwin Orr al took one-sided wins over their opponents in single’s action… Only the #2 doubles team composed of Eli Brewer and Henry Curtis played was challenged as they took a 6-4, 3-6, (10-8) win … The team is now 5-0 overall and 4-0 in region play… The team travels to Union County today in a 5:00 pm region conquest.

Laurens HS: The Raider baseball teams traveled to Woodruff HS to take on the Wolverines yesterday while the softball team hosted the Wolverines.

  • JV Baseball: Laurens 11 – Woodruff 0…  In JV baseball action, the Raiders put 3 runs on the board in the top of the first inning and then went on to take an 11-0 win over the Wolverines in 5 innings… The Raiders outhit the Wolverines 11-3 and took advantage of 3 Wolverine errors and 5 walks issued by a pair of Wolverine pitchers… Hunter Nabors, Rylan Bagwell and Bennett Edwards each had 2 hits to lead the Raiders at the plate… Joshua Hughes picked up the win pitching all but the last out striking out 6 and walking none… To see the box score and associated statistics on the game click here and to see the game’s scorebook click here… The Raiders are 11-0 on the season.
  • Varsity Baseball: Laurens 14 – Woodruff 3… Now the news is also good for Raider fans where the varsity baseball team is concerned as they took a 14-3 win over the Wolverines in 5 innings… The Raiders only outhit the Wolverines 8-6 but once again 3 Wolverine errors, 8 walks issued by a pair of Wolverine pitchers and 5 hit Raider batters all aided the Raider cause… Zack Faulkner, Austin McNuer and Jack Yarborough each had 2 hits for the Raiders with one of Faulkner’s and Yarbrough’s being a double… To see the box score and associated statistics on the game click here and to see the game’s scorebook click here… The team will be back in action tomorrow as they travel to Blue Ridge.
  • Softball: Woodruff 10 – Laurens 2… In varsity softball action at Laurens, the Wolverines took a 10-2 win over the Raiders… The reasons for the Wolverine win are simple, first they outhit the Raiders 9-2 and secondly the Raiders committed 7 errors which aided the Wolverine cause tremendously… The Raiders got their runs in the first inning without a hit as a hit batter, pair of walks and a Woodruff error were the cause of the two runs being scored… Taylor Hardin and Alyssa Rowe were the only Raiders to get a hit in the game…    To see the box score and associated statistics on the game click here and to see the game’s scorebook click here… The team will be back in action Wednesday as they host the Clinton Red Devils in doubleheader of JV & varsity action starting at 5:00 pm… We do plan on bringing you the varsity game starting about 7:00 pm here on Real radio WLBG and streaming live on the internet at wlbg.com…. By the way the Raider JV softball team fell to the Wolverines in a very one sided game in the Wolverines favor.

Laurens Academy: The middle school and varsity baseball team traveled down to WW King yesterday to take on the Knights.

  • MS: LA 14 –WW King 2… In the middle school game, the Crusaders put 4 runs on the board in the top of the first inning and then went on to take a 14-2 win over the Knights…  The Crusaders simply outhit the Knights 8-1 and took advantage of 3 Knights errors and walks 7 batters in the game…. Lee Carroll and Elijah Hornberger each had 2 hits for the Crusaders in the game… To see the box core and associate stats click here
  • Varsity: WW King 11 – Crusaders 0… In varsity action the Knights took an 11-0 win over the Crusaders in 5 innings and I am sorry but that’s all the information I have on this game.

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

  • Wednesday, 4-14-21, Softball host Clinton, 7:00
  • Tuesday, 4-20-21, Baseball host Eastside, 7:30
  • Wednesday, 4-21-21, Baseball host Westside, 7:30
  • Friday, 4-23-21, Softball host Eastside, 7:00

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:

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 click 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.

Major League Baseball

  • Braves… To see the schedule for the Atlanta Braves and recent scores click here.
  • Scores and Schedules… To see the latest scores and daily schedule for all of MLB click here.
  • Standings… To check on the division standings for all of MLB click here.

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.

 

 

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