Sports Reprt for Monday, 10-7-2013

Local sports:

  • CHS: Broome 22 – Clinton 20… The Clinton Red Devils left it all on the field as they came us just short losing to Broome 22-20 last Friday night up in Spartanburg… Clinton took the ball from their own 28-yard line to down to the Broome 16 with just 11 seconds to play only to have the possible game wining field goal miss wide left…. Clinton led 14-13 at the half but 3 turnovers hurt the Red Devils chances to pick up their first win of the season… Shakeem Dowdy and Breshaund Parks had TD runs of 1 yard and 6 yards respectively in the first half with Matt Craven adding both PATs… Clinton’s last score came in the 4th period on a 6-yard run by Vee Thompson… The 2-point pass conversion failed… Clinton had more total offense that Broome (305) than Broome (225) and Shakeem Dowdy had 114 yards rushing to lead the Red Devil attack…. Click on the following link for more game statistics: Clinton at Broome 100413    Clinton will host Chapman for homecoming this Friday night. 

LDHS:

  • Laurens 28 – Woodmont 10… The Laurens Raiders picked up Region 1-AAAA win number 2 last Friday night with a 28-10 win over the Woodmont Wildcats at Woodmont… The two teams traded possessions until late in the second period when the Wildcats fumbled and Cameron McDowell fell on it at the Woodmont 11-yard line… Quin Suber then carried the ball in three plays later from the 2-yard line… Irvin Angeles added the PAT to make it 7-0 Raiders with 2:18 left in the half… The Raider defense made a stand on Woodmont’s next possession forcing them to punt and Laurens took over with 1:05 ;left in the half… After a couple of first downs, Suber found Quay Bunch in the back back-left of the endzone and Bunch was able to get a foot down for the 8 yard score… Angeles was again good with the PAT making it 14-0 at the half… Woodmont came out and put 10 points on the board in the 3rd period… Early in the 4th period Thomas Jones intercepted a Wildcat pass setting the Raiders up at the Wildcat 25… Devon Woodruff later scored on a 1-yard run and Angeles converted the PAT…. Laurens defense set up the Raiders last score by stopping the Wildcats when they drove deep into Raider territory… The Raiders then went 74 yards in 8 plays with Suber carrying it in from 36 yards out to make the final score 28-10 once Angeles added the PAT… For complete game statistics click on the following link: Laurens at Woodmont Statistics    For season stats to date, click on the following link: Laurens Season Combined Through Week 6  The Raiders return home this Friday to take on TL Hannah with homecoming festivities at halftime.  

Laurens Academy

  • WW King 40 – Laurens Academy 16… Sorry no details at this time.. They will be at home this Friday as they host Fountain Inn Christian for homecoming. 

Ware Shoals

  •  Ware Shoals 59 – Whitmire 8… The Ware Shoals Hornets made it 2 in a row as they took a 59-8 win over Whitmire Wolverines at Tommy Davis Field… The Hornets ground out over 300 yards on the ground much of it on the running of Jaquan Hicks who saw his first action of the season after recuperating from a ruptured ACL suffered last spring during the Hornet soccer season… They will travel to St Joseph’s this Friday night. 

Local Sports Schedule:

CHS

  • JV & Varsity Volleyball host Laurens   5:00 / 6:30
  • Tennis @ Spartanburg   4:30 

LDHS:

  • JV & Varsity Volleyball @ Clinton   5:00 / 6:30
  • Girls Golf @ Region Tournament @ Cobbs Glenn   10:00 

Broadcast Reminders:

  • WLBG – Thursday: This Thursday we plan on broadcasting the Bell Street Red at Hickory Tavern game live from Hickory Tavern …. Join me a couple of minutes before 5:00 for all the action as the Wildcats take on the Panthers Remember we do stream live on the internet at www.wlbg.com
  • WPCC: Be sure to join Buddy, Jimmy, Jason and BJ at 6:45 Friday as they get you ready for all the action from Wilder Stadium as the Red Devils will be hosting the Chapman Panthers… It is also homecoming for the Red Devils… Also, don’t forget to join them Saturday morning at 8:00 for the Saturday Morning Rewind Show live from Whitefords of Clinton… They will review all the local high school action from the night before and have one the CHS Red Devil coaches on hand to discuss Friday night’s game… They will also talk about college action on Saturday… Then stay tuned at 9:00 am for an encore presentation of the Clinton at Abbeville game.
  • WLBG: Be sure to join Coach Greg Lawson and Mike Hughes at the House of Pizza Tuesday night for the Coach Greg Lawson Show… The show will start at 7:30 and run until about 8:30… Join them as they talk about the last week’s game and the upcoming game as well as other topics.… The House of Pizza will have a couple of specials and one of them is 55₵ wings.… Remember that we do stream all local sporting events live on the internet at WLBG.com.
  • Internet rebroadcast of Laurens game…  WLBG will also rebroadcast this Friday night’s game on Saturday morning at 7:00 am and again Sunday at 2:00 pm on the internet only… It will not be rebroadcast at 860 am on your radio… You must go to www.wlbg.com and click on the “Listen Live” link just under the top of page banner on the right side.. 

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