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Easley High to induct 4 into Hall of Fame

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EASLEY – The Easley High School Athletic Hall of Fame will induct four new members on Oct. 3 during halftime of the game against Hanna. This year’s inductees are Keith Godfrey, Ron C. Hicks, Sammy Owen and Stanley “Beetle” Wilson.The Easley High School Athletic Hall of Fame was established in 1993 by Coach Brenda Burdette to recognize individuals who have made special contributions to the Easley High athletic program.

 

Liberty headed to Landrum on Friday

LIBERTY — The Liberty Red Devils (2-2-1, 0-1) will travel to Landrum (1-3, 0-1) for their second in-conference game on Friday. Kick off is at 7:30 p.m.Liberty is coming off a tough 35-7 loss to Powdersville last Friday night despite holding the Patriots scoreless for the first quarter.The Red Devils and Head Coach Kyle Stewart have been hard at work preparing to take on Coach Jason Farmer’s Cardinals. The Liberty defense will have their work cut out for them ...

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Wren hands Pickens 67-28 loss, remains unbeaten

PICKENS — The Wren Golden Hurricanes seem unstoppable Friday night, beating Pickens 67-28 and extending their winning streak to 4-0, 1-0 in conference.Wren might have dominated the scoreboard — scoring 39 points in the first half alone — but the Blue Flame controlled the ball for the majority of the game. Pickens (0-4, 0-1) controlled the ball for 36:42 minutes to Wren’s 11:18 and had 66 total plays.Pickens junior Gunner Covey had 22 carries for a...

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Daniel taking undefeated record on road

WILLIAMSTON — Highly touted, highly ranked and highly respected Daniel goes on the road Sept. 26 to face the Palmetto Mustangs and it looks to be a very difficult task of Lion-taming ahead for the home team.Palmetto (2-2, 0-1) has been up and down all season, showing the ability to score in droves, posting 49 against Crescent and 50 against the Dixie Hornets’ defense. But they have also shown they can give up points as well.Between Powdersville, Crescent and ...

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Powdersville, Daniel remain unbeaten with identical 35-7 scores

PICKENS — Powdersville and Daniel high schools continued their winning ways in 2014, coming away with wins Sept. 19 by identical scores of 35-7.Although the scores might have been identical, the games were much different.Powdersville traveled to face region foe Liberty and the two played through a scoreless first quarter before the Red Devils took an early second quarter lead 7-0. From there the Patriots took over offensively and never let up, reeling off 35 unansw...

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Bold late-race move sets up Keselowski’s win in first Chase eventBy Reid SpencerNASCAR Wire ServiceJOLIET, Ill. — For Brad Keselowski, this year’s Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup started the same way it did in 2012 — with a victory at Chicagoland Speedway.Clearly, Keselowski would love to see the Chase end the same way it did two years ago—with a series championship.Needing an extra pit stop to tighten a loos...

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Wrens heads to Pickens for regional match-up

PICKENS — Undefeated Wren (3-0) will travel to still winless Pickens (0-3) for the first region game for both teams on Friday.Wren is coming off a narrow escape against Easley where despite a 24-0 lead at the half, a late rally brought the Green Wave a touchdown away from victory.According to sources close to the program, Golden Hurricanes Coach Jeff Tate is not taking Pickens lightly despite its winless record. Practices have been intense, focusing on the teamR...

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Liberty, Powdersville set for region opener

LIBERTY — The Powdersville Patriots will take their undefeated record on the road to face a Liberty Red Devils squad :53 shy of undefeated themselves.Powdersville (3-0) is coming off a winning road trip to Travelers Rest to face their first region foe in Liberty, a big game on the region schedule for both teams, while Liberty (2-1) is trying to figure out how a win escaped them in the last minute in last Friday’s loss to Walhalla.

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Easley rallies but comes up short against Wren, 30-25

EASLEY — The Easley Green Wave made an impressive comeback in the second half of Friday’s game and almost overtook the Wren Hurricanes, but ultimately fell just short of victory.Wren (3-0) led Easley (1-3) 24-0 at halftime in a game many feared would be a blowout. Easley’s rally in the third and fourth quarters upped the score to a final of 30-25.“Yeah, the guys are hurting, they’re a little upset,” Easley Coach Greyson Howell said dur...

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Slow start leads to big win for Daniel

CENTRAL — The fourth ranked Daniel Lions hosted a Westside Rams team coming into the game in Central undefeated as well and eventually wore down the upstart Anderson team 24-9.The Daniel defense had two takeaways in the opening quarter to stop drives by the Rams’ offense which seemed unstoppable at the time. As the second quarter opened, the game remained scoreless until Westside was finally able to finish a drive but missed the PAT, taking a 6-0 lead.

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Liberty drops first of season on last-minute rally

WALHALLA— Liberty headed into their road game with Walhalla September 12 with a 2-0 record and a legitimate chance to run that record to 3-0 only to fall prey to a late field goal and a three point loss.In what could have proven very fortuitous for the Razorbacks, a field goal with 4:55 on the clock in the first and a 3-0 lead. Liberty would strike back late in the first half though to open the Red Devils’ scoring with a 45-yard TD catch by Eddie Mathis.As bo...

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Patriots continue winning ways

TRAVELERS REST— The Powdersville Patriots, a team which didn’t have a varsity football program four years ago, continued to show its offensive prowess and maturity beyond the school’s age as they went on the road for a 28-7 win over Travelers Rest to remain undefeated on the year.The Devildogs of Travelers Rest would open the scoring and take a 7-0 lead, taking the opening kick and driving against the Powdersville defense, but that lead wouldn’t last long as...

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