Spartanburg School District Five has suspended summer workouts and all athletic activities due to the continuing spread of COVID-19.
Byrnes and Greer are scheduled to open the 2020 High School football season on Aug. 21 at Nixon Field.
With neither team currently participating in summer workouts due to the spread of COVID-19, that start date appears to be in jeopardy.
The Greer Warhawks are now 5-0 on the season, topping Gaffney and Simpsonville last week.
Greer managed a 7-1 victory over Gaffney last Thursday, as Will Baumhofer and Caden Grice led the team with a combined five hits. Maret Drye got the start on the mound, as Zack Lowe and Brody Fahr came in for relief.
Foxcroft competed with Silverleaf during a recent SAIL swimming event in Greenville County on July 9.
Meals on Wheels Invitational is Oct. 16
The 23rd annual Meals on Wheels Invitational will be held on Friday, Oct. 16, at Greer Golf (formerly Greer Country Club).
To register or for more information, visit gcminc.org.
Student athletes in Greenville County won’t be returning to workouts this week.
The school district’s suspension of summer athletic programs will remain in place this week, following the release of COVID-19 new data from the Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC).
The Greer Warhawks’ second game of the season provided a little deja vu.
Setting the tone once again, Collin Fowler blasted a one-run shot on the team’s first at bat against Easley last Thursday night at Stevens Field.
With many of his assistant coaches going on to new endeavors, Will Young is bringing a familiar face back home.
Jay Abercrombie will rejoin the Yellow Jackets after seven years away. Hired by Travis Perry in 2004, Abercrombie left Greer in 2013. He has since coached at Walhalla, Pickens, Seneca and Berea.
With summer workouts on pause and the fall season approaching, local high school athletic directors are trying to plan for the unknown.
Greenville County’s suspension on summer athletic program remained in place this week, increasing the uncertainty surrounding the 2020 fall sports seasons.
The North Greenville Track and Field/Cross Country program has signed 33 athletes for the 2020-21 season.
The class consists of student-athletes from South Carolina, North Carolina, Florida, Texas, and Germany.