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Monday, September 15, 2014 12:07 AM
The Greenwood Touchdown Club is conducting its second meeting tonight at the American Legion Post 20 building with former University of South Carolina quarterback Anthony Wright speaking. Social time begins at 6:30 with food service starting at 7.
  • Monday, September 15, 2014 12:07 AM
    The Greenwood Touchdown Club is conducting its second meeting tonight at the American Legion Post 20 building with former University of South Carolina quarterback Anthony Wright speaking. Social time begins at 6:30 with food service starting at 7. 

  • Sunday, September 14, 2014 12:16 AM
    NINETY SIX – A pick-six? Try a Saq-six.
    Ninety Six High School sophomore Saquon Garner scored on an 81-yard interception return with 6.6 seconds left, and quarterback C.J. White connected with Kiran Anderson on a two-point try to give the Wildcats a 23-22 victory against Swansea on Saturday afternoon at Wilson-Campbell Stadium. 

  • Emerald beats Abbeville through air
    Sunday, September 14, 2014 12:12 AM
    The temperature was sweltering. The competition was brutal. And the players on both the Abbeville and Emerald sidelines had to be gassed.
    But as the Vikings were down 7-0 with about two minutes left until halftime, Emerald was on the Panthers’ 35-yard line. After throwing two consecutive incompletions, Isaiah Brown hit Justin Watson in the back of the end zone. The throw was the first of three for Brown, who led the Vikings to a 21-7 victory. 

  • Northwestern cruises past Greenwood
    Sunday, September 14, 2014 12:04 AM
    A couple bad plays and a few bad bounces have made the difference in the Greenwood High School football team’s first two losses against two of the best teams in the state.
    And those same woes plagued the Eagles Saturday afternoon against defending Class AAAA Division II state champion Northwestern. 

  • Saturday, September 13, 2014 1:43 AM
    McCORMICK -- Big plays were the theme of the night, and McCormick High School’s Kevion Jackson set the tone when he returned the opening kickoff for an 85-yard touchdown.
    The Chiefs took an early 8-0 lead against Ware Shoals, endured a 95-minute lightning delay and eventually cruised to a 35-0 victory. 

  • Storms wreck football
    Saturday, September 13, 2014 1:40 AM
    With constant lightning streaking throughout the sky, Greenwood High School football coach Dan Pippin and the Greenwood administrators made a decision for the safety of the Greenwood and Northwestern players, coaches and fans.
    They postponed Friday night’s football game until 11 a.m. today. So did coaches and administrators from the Abbeville-Emerald and Ninety Six-Swansea contests. The Greenwood Christian-W.W. King game, however, was postponed until 6:30 Monday. 

  • Friday, September 12, 2014 12:14 AM

    Greenwood High School girls tennis coach Jim Still has something every coach would love to have: three seventh-grade girls playing for him.

     

  • Friday, September 12, 2014 12:13 AM

    The Greenwood High School football team will face almost a mirror image of itself tonight.

     

  • Friday, September 12, 2014 12:11 AM

    GILBERT — Jakayus Leaphart racked up 169 rushing yards to lead the Gilbert High School football team to a 20-7 win against Saluda High on Thursday at Tomahawk Stadium.

     

  • Friday, September 12, 2014 12:02 AM

    With both teams losing their games last week, Emerald and Abbeville will use this week’s matchup to test if they’ve learned from their mistakes.

     

  • Thursday, September 11, 2014 11:54 PM
    McCormick High School football coach Sean Thom heard the rumble of a monster heading his way this summer. Apparently, the first-year coach was going to get a stout running back in the coming season. 

  • Not time to panic
    Thursday, September 11, 2014 12:31 AM

    Two losses in two games, both by 20-plus points.

     

  • Thursday, September 11, 2014 12:30 AM
    Saluda’s football season started off with setbacks. In the third quarter of its first game against Ridge Spring-Monetta, the Tigers lost their starting running back, Malik Brooks, to a compound wrist fracture. 

  • Thursday, September 11, 2014 12:26 AM

    Last Friday was an unusual night for the Abbeville High School football team.

     

  • Wednesday, September 10, 2014 12:22 AM
    Last week, Emerald High School’s football team lost against Daniel 28-24. The Vikings had a 24-14 lead at the beginning of the third quarter, the product of a 21-0 run to put them in full control of the Lions.