The Yellow Jackets are getting hot, winning games against Berea and Woodmont last week. Greer will take on Wade Hampton on the road Wednesday.

Yellow Jackets top Berea, Woodmont

The Yellow Jacket baseball team went 2-0 last week, earning wins over Berea and Woodmont.

Against the Bulldogs, Greer picked up a 6-4 region win as Ben Thornton pitched a complete game, striking out six for the Jackets. From the plate, Greer was led by Matthew Huff, Josh Fenton and Darius Griffin, who each had runs batted in.

Bass Fishing Tourney set for Saturday

The Greer Centennial Lions Club will host a bass fishing tournament this Saturday, raising money for eye care and vision services in the Greer community.

The event, which is open to the public and sponsored by Greer CPW, will give the fishing community a chance to win $1,000 for the biggest fish, plus other top prizes. 

Crusasers sweep Warriors

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The North Greenville baseball team completed the sweep of the Southern Wesleyan last week, with 9-3 and 15-1 victories.

The Crusaders tallied 27 hits, only allowing a total of seven in the contest. Michael Giacone and Ethan Garner earned the wins on the mound.

Hamlin secures second win

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By Lee Spencer

A fast car can cure a lot of mistakes. Just ask Joe Gibbs Racing’s Denny Hamlin.

The reigning Daytona 500 winner overcame a slew of penalties—some self-inflicted—to win the O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.


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