Sims WrestlingThe four-time Peachtree Conference Champion Sims Middle School wrestling team started the season just as they left off last year — by dominating. The team beat Fairforest 90-6 on Monday. The Sims team is led by Coach Jon Langenfeld as part of the Union County wrestling program led by Coach G.B. McDaniel.“It’s exciting to see the young guys be enthusiastic and yell for their teammates,” McDaniel said. “Maybe I should take the whole UCHS team to see what they forget sometimes — it’s about having fun and pulling for one another.”
UNION — Saturday’s pro wrestling event included a a steel cage match, a heavyweight title defense, a bicycle giveaway, and a visit from Santa.Trans-South Wrestling held its final event of the year on Saturday. The event began with a tag-team match in which the “Modern Gentlemen” Josh Powers and “Mr. Sleaze” Erik Thompson defeated the team of Jett Black and TK Stark.
Lockhart Middle School BasketballOn Monday, the Lockhart Middle School boys basketball team defeated the Jonesville Middle School boys team with a final score of 40-27.Lockhart’s Coach Thomas Parks reported that his leading scorers for the game were Zack Gordon (15 points), Trey Parks (12 points), Michael Purdie (8 points), and Anthony McClaren (8 points).During the Thanksgiving holiday, the team won the Pacolet ...
UNION — This Saturday’s Trans-South Wrestling event will include a double main event — a steel cage match and a three-way title match featuring a world-renowned pro wrestler.TSW will hold its last event of the year at 7:30 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Union County Fairgrounds.The first main event will be new TSW Heavyweight Champion Peter Kaasa’s first title defense, in which he will have to wrestle two opponents instead of one. The three-wa...
COLUMBIA — Here are some more moments from Saturday’s Carolina-Clemson game.
UCHS Varsity BasketballDec. 2 — UCHS @ Mid Carolina — away — 6 p.m.Dec. 6 — Laurens @ UCHS — home — 6 p.m.Dec. 10 — UCHS @ Laurens — away — 6 p.m.Dec. 12 — Mid Carolina @ UCHS — home — 6 p.m.Dec. 13 — UCHS @ Gaffney — away — 6 p.m.Dec. 16 — UCHS @ Richard Winn — away — 6 p.m.Dec. 17 — UCHS @ SCA —...
LOCKHART — Three Lockhart Middle School students competed successfully in a 3-on-3 basketball tournament, winning them full scholarships to a basketball camp this summer.Earlier this month, three 14-year-old Lockhart Middle School students — Morgun Foster, Dalton Vinson, and Zack Gordon — competed in a National Hoops three-on-three basketball tournament held at Blessed Hope Baptist Church in York.
CLINTON — Two former Union County Yellow Jacket football players played on opposing teams Saturday.The Gardner Webb University Runnin’ Bulldogs defeated the Presbyterian Blue Hose with a final score of 20-13 in Clinton, and each team included a former Union County Yellow Jacket.Gardner Webb’s freshman WR Kalay Jones was part of the UCHS Class of 2013. During the 2012 season, Jones was rated as a two-star prospect by Scout.com, was a team captain, and ea...
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