Sports
Former Blue Hose signs professional contract with Braves

Presbyterian College left-handed pitcher Hayden Deal is headed to play professional baseball after signing a free agent contract with the Atlanta Braves on Friday at the team’s spring training facility in Orlando, Fla. Deal is the first Blue hose player since Bud Jeter in 2013 to make it the professional level.

Thomas Jones wraps up first week in New York-Penn League

Laurens native and Miami Marlins minor leaguer Thomas Jones began his 2017 season this week with the Batavia Muckdogs of the New York-Penn League.

Laurens tops Greenwood-Abbeville to win Little League district tournament

The Laurens Majors (11-12) All-Stars defeated Greenwood-Abbeville 14-3 on Sunday evening to win the SC Little League District 1 championship at Laurens City Park.

Laurens' loss sets up one game finale for Little League District 1 Majors title

The Laurens Majors All-Stars will need one more day to hopefully capture the SC Little League District 1 title after a 6-4 loss to Greenwood-Abbeville on Saturday at Laurens City Park.

Clinton 11-12 All-Stars win district tournament opener, 19-2

The Clinton 11-12 O-Zone All-Stars opened Dixie Youth District 3 play with a 19-2 win over Saluda on Friday night at the Clinton YMCA. 

Scoreboard: Clinton Dixie Youth Minors, Laurens Dixie Boys

Local youth sports scoreboard from June 23:

Laurens Majors All-Stars wallop Easley, 28-0

The Laurens Majors All-Stars scored 28 runs in just three innings to defeat Easley 28-0 in the second round of the SC Little League District 1 tournament on Thursday at Laurens City Park.

Laurens All-Stars pick up 2 wins to advance to Dixie Boys district title game

The Laurens Dixie Boys All-Stars bounced back from an opening night loss on Wednesday night and picked up two wins on Thursday in the district tournament in Gaffney.

Laurens Minors All-Stars advance to SC Little League state tournament

The Laurens Minors All-Stars placed second in the SC Little League District 1 tournament and qualified for the state tournament in Summerville.

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