Sports Report for Friday, 1-14-2022

Local Notes:

Clinton HS

  • Clinton Idle Tonight… A quick reminder that due to COVID in the Chapman basketball program, the Red Devil basketball teams will be idle today.

Laurens HS:

  • Raider Varsity at Greenville HS…. The Raider varsity basketball teams travel to Greenville HS tonight.
  • Sub-varsity at Home… The Raider sub varsity teams are scheduled to be at home today taking on the Greenville Red Raiders with C-team action starting at 5:15 and the  JV at  6:30

Laurens Academy: 

  • Crusaders on the Road…. The Crusader varsity teams are travelling to Hampton Park tonight according to their schedule.

Middle School:

  • No Games Last Night… As far as I could determine, all middle school basketball games were postponed or canceled last night.

Broadcast Notes…  Below is a list of dates, tipoff times and teams that we plan on broadcasting live sports on Real Radio WLBG… And as usual you can hear it live on 860AM, 104.1 FM and the internet at www.wlbg.com.

  • Tuesday, 1-18-22: Sanders at Gray Court-Owings @ 5:00 pm
  • Thursday, 1-20-22: Hickory Tavern at Laurens Middle school @ 5:00 pm

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: Click on the sport to see its schedule: Basketball 21-22 (all levels)
  • PC Sports Calendar… To see the PC athletics sports calendar click here.



College Notes: For any game listed below click on the score at the beginning for more details

PC Notes… Catching up on PC basketball:

  • Men: Gardner-Webb 64 – PC 61… The Blue Hose basketball team lost a tough one last Wednesday night at Gardner-Webb to the Runnin Bulldogs by a score of 64-61 after leading 32-26 at the half… PC was led in scoring by Rayshon Harris who had a game-high 21 points… The team’s record drops to 8-10 on the season and 0-3 in Big South play…. They will be on the road tomorrow traveling to Hampton University to take on the Pirated with tipoff at 5:30.
  • Women: PC 68 – Charleston southern 58… The Lady Blue Hose were also in action last Wednesday and the news is better in their game as they took a 68-58 win over the Buccaneers of Charleston Southern at the Templeton Center… Maleia Barcone led the Blue Hose with 14 points… The team improved its record to 6-7 on the season and 1-2 in Big South Play…. They will be back in action tomorrow as they host Radford at the Templeton Center in a 2:00 pm contest.

Men’s Basketball: For any game listed below click on the score at the beginning for more details

  • Rankings… In case you missed the latest rankings for the NCAA DI Men, if you click here it will take you to where the top 25 in the AP Poll is located…
  • Scores…. If you click here it will take you to the NCAA website where scores of DI games around the country can be found… Once you get there choose the date you want to see results on or choose a future date to see the schedule for that date…. You can even filter by conference or top 25 scores once you get there.

Women’s Basketball: For any game listed below click on the score at the beginning for more details

  • Rankings… In case you missed the latest rankings for the NCAA DI Women, if you click here it will take you to where the top 25 in the AP Poll is located.
  • Scores…. If you click here it will take you to the NCAA website where scores of DI games around the country can be found… Once you get there choose the date you want to see results on or choose a future date to see the schedule for that date…. You can even filter by conference or top 25 scores once you get there.



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

NFL

  • Schedule…To see the NFL schedule for this week and results after the games are finished click here.
  • Standings… For the current standings in the NFL conferences click here.

NBA

  • Scores… For the latest (and older) NBA scores click here.
  • Standings… For the current standings in the NBA conferences click here.



This & That:

  • Laurens YMCA Polar Plunge… On Friday, January 28th the Laurens Family YMCA will be hosting a Polar Plunge in their outdoor swimming pool where they are asking you to be freezing for a reason as they are looking to raise funds to help resurface their swimming pool… For just $25 you can take a dip in the pool which more than likely will be very cold… You can register on that date or ahead of time at the Laurens YMCA… Activities on that date will start at 4:00 pm and the actual plunge will take place at 5:00 pm… Call the YMCA at 984-2626 for more information.

 

If you have any comments, suggestions, or want to report scores, please contact me via email at: sports@wlbg.com or text me at 864-981-3470.