Laurens pulled off a sweep of Easley in junior varsity and C team basketball.

Led by 10 points from Angel Johnson, the Laurens junior varsity girls broke into the win column with a 24-11 victory against Easley on Monday.

Mauri McDowell added six points Wymaya Givens, Jamya Chappell and Cederia Bailey each scored two, and Nyre Calhoun and Navia Blanding added one apiece.

The team is back in action on Jan. 3 vs. Wade Hampton.

The JV boys defeated Easley 34-28, led by Kavion Pulley with 11 points.

The C boys defeated the Green Wave 48-30, led by Waldrick Burnside with 27 points.


Saluda, playing at home, defeated the Laurens Middle School girls 42-18 on Monday despite nine points from the Tigers’ Syberia Boyd.

Shy Gary added two points, Katelyn Shipes two, Jaliyah Young two and Kali Spurgeon one.

LMS also fell to Westview by a score of 60-8 last Thursday.

Brewer visits LMS on Wednesday at 5 p.m.


Hickory Tavern swept a pair of road games at Gray Court-Owings. The boys won 39-20 and the girls 35-9.