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Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:30 AM
Pinky Babb has received yet another honor, thereby adding to his legacy as the Greenwood High School football coach who guided the program to eight state championships.
  • EMBRACING CHANGE
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:39 AM
    Greenwood High School quarterback C.J. Jackson was faced with a tough task with the hiring of new coach Dan Pippin. 

  • Thompson steps down as coach
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:35 AM
    Susan Thompson never wanted to be a basketball coach. 

  • Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:30 AM
    Pinky Babb has received yet another honor, thereby adding to his legacy as the Greenwood High School football coach who guided the program to eight state championships. 

  • READY TO START
    Wednesday, August 20, 2014 12:07 AM
    C.J. White went into spring practice with hopes of earning a starting spot after being the backup last season at A-Back. 

  • Tuesday, August 19, 2014 1:22 AM
    The Greenwood Touchdown Club is off to a running start.
    For the first time in years, it held its “Meet the Coaches” night a week earlier Monday at Greenwood American Legion Post 20. In the past, when coaches spoke, Week Zero games had already been played. 

  • Tuesday, August 19, 2014 12:46 AM
    Steve Roberts confirmed Monday night he is leaving his job as men’s assistant basketball coach at Lander University to take a men’s assistant’s job at Presbyterian College. 

  • Monday, August 18, 2014 12:50 AM
    Alex Temple has made the transformation from cheering for others into drawing cheers for herself.
    A former Wright Middle School cheerleader, Temple took up volleyball her freshman year at Abbeville High School and has thrived. 

  • Sunday, August 17, 2014 1:06 AM
    Gerald Doolittle has long been known as an authority for predicting high school football games in the state of South Carolina.
    For the 48th year, Doolittle releases his week-by-week predictions, most notably for the High School Sports Report.
    Believe me, he gets a lot more right than he does wrong.
    His percentage of correct picks is 75.2 percent the first 47 years. 

  • TAKING THE NEXT STEP
    Sunday, August 17, 2014 12:53 AM
    Stephanie Lake began competitive cheerleading when she was a student at Greenville’s Wade Hampton High School.
    In cheerleading years, that’s a late start.
    Nonetheless, her team finished second in the state her senior year. 

  • Saturday, August 16, 2014 12:10 AM
    Anna Kathryn Stoddard is fast.
    More importantly, the rising Greenwood High School junior is healthy as she prepares for this cross-country season.    
    The reigning All-Lakelands Girls Cross-Country Runner of the Year, Stoddard – who holds the school girls record for a 5-kilometer race at 19 minutes, 21 seconds – no longer has the lower, right-leg stress fracture. And, the iron-deficiency issues she dealt with in the past have been dealt with, as well. 

  • Highs and lows
    Saturday, August 16, 2014 12:05 AM
    WARE SHOALS -- The Ware Shoals and McCormick High School football teams made a quick turnaround Friday night to impress in the Region 1-A jamboree at Ware Shoals, while Dixie and Calhoun Falls struggled.
    Ware Shoals and McCormick played in the Greenwood jamboree Thursday. Ware Shoals tied Saluda 0-0 in 20 minutes, while McCormick was dusted off by Ninety Six 27-0. The teams fared much better Friday. 

  • ON THE OFFENSIVE
    Friday, August 15, 2014 12:22 AM
    New Greenwood High School football coach Dan Pippin said he was so excited for his team’s jamboree matchup against Abbeville that he was crying before the kickoff.  

  • Friday, August 15, 2014 12:18 AM
    The Ware Shoals and McCormick High School football teams had two drastically different experiences at the Greenwood Jamboree Thursday night. The Hornets battled Saluda to a 0-0 tie in 20 minutes, while the Chiefs were torched 27-0 by Ninety Six. 

  • Brock  continues  to build upon strong game
    Friday, August 15, 2014 12:11 AM
    Anna Grace Brock is the reigning Lakelands Girls Golfer of the Year.
    She scored as low as a 38 during nine-hole play last season. During an 18-hole setup? She carded an 82. 

  • Thursday, August 14, 2014 1:32 AM
    Seven Lakelands football teams will descend on Greenwood tonight for a first taste of a football game this season.
    Greenwood hosts Emerald, Abbeville, Ninety Six, Ware Shoals, Saluda and McCormick tonight for the annual jamboree.