Sports
Laurens Academy advances to SCISA girls final, 33-21, over Curtis Baptist

SUMTER – Led, as usual, by senior Taylor Campbell and junior Ruthie Moore, Laurens Academy advanced into Saturday’s SCISA Class A championship game with a 33-21 victory over Curtis Baptist.

Varn named offensive coordinator at Newberry College

Newberry College head football coach Todd Knight has announced the hiring of Todd Varn as Newberry’s Offensive Coordinator and Quarterbacks Coach.

Next Level: Four Raiders sign National Letters of Intent

Four Laurens Raider student-athletes took the next step in their careers and signed to play at the next level with their respective colleges on Wednesday at LDHS.

Travel basketball program holding information meeting

A travel basketball organization for boys and girls will hold an information meeting this weekend in Laurens.

PC falls at No. 10 Vanderbilt

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Presbyterian College baseball team trailed 10th-ranked Vanderbilt by just two runs after the sixth, thanks to a strong outing from freshman hurler Austin Paradis, but the Commodores got five runs in their final two at-bats for a 7-1 victory on Tuesday night at Hawkins Field in Nashville, Tenn. PC falls to 2-3 on the year, while Vandy improves to 3-1.

Lady Crusaders advance into SCISA semifinals

SUMTER -- Ruthie Moore scored 19 points, leading Laurens Academy past Coastal Christian, 53-18, in the second round of the SCISA Class A girls' basketball playoffs at Wilson Hall Academy on Wednesday.

Blue Hose fall in overtime at Radford

RADFORD, VA. – Radford hit one of two free throws with a second remaining to force overtime, and outscored the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team, 8-2, in overtime to rally back from a halftime deficit and earn the 74-68 win in Big South action Sunday afternoon in Radford, Va. JC Younger led PC with 17 points, going five-of-eight from beyond the three-point arc.

Clarendon Hall bounces Crusaders from SCISA state playoffs

The Laurens Academy Crusaders were eliminated from the SCISA state playoffs after a 61-57 loss to Clarendon Hall on Saturday in Sumter.

PC baseball splits doubleheader with La Salle

Presbyterian College baseball split Saturday’s doubleheader with La Salle, falling in game one, 5-4, before taking game two, 13-4, to take a 2-1 series lead. PC goes to 2-1 on the year, while La Salle is now 1-2 on the season.

Red Devils’ hopes die hard in Camden, 65-61 in OT

CAMDEN – Getting beaten in the second round of the Class 3A playoffs in overtime was hard. One defining characteristic of Clinton High’s boys’ basketball team was that everything was hard, almost all season long. The Red Devils played hard. Watching most of the games was a frantic experience.

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