The North Greenville baseball team is No. 7 in Division II polls to start the season.

Top-ranked NGU returns to diamond

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The North Greenville baseball team returned to action last week, boasting a No. 7 ranking in Division II.

Last season, the Crusaders won the Conference Carolinas regular season, swept the Conference Carolinas Tournament and swept the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Bracket No. 1 Tournament.

Blue Ridge’s Justin Bailey scored 36 points to lead the Tigers to their first region win of the season last Friday at home against Greer.

Bailey scores 36 in rivalry win

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Justin Bailey’s 36-point explosion led Blue Ridge to a 64-58 win over Greer last Friday, giving the Tigers their first region win of the season.

Freshman Raymond Belton added 10 points of his own to the effort, as Blue Ridge managed to bounce back from a heartbreaking 69-67 loss to Eastside earlier in the week.

Tabitha Littlefield’s three at the buzzer gave Greer the win last Friday.

Littlefield beats the buzzer

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Tabitha Littlefield’s 34 points, 10 rebounds and game-winning three gave Greer a 53-51 rivalry win over Blue Ridge on the road last Friday night.

The thrilling victory moves the Yellow Jackets back to .500 in league play, as Greer currently sits at 2-2 in the region.


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