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Crusaders named NCCAA All-Americans

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Four North Greenville football players have earned NCCAA All-American honors after successful individual seasons on the field in 2013.

Senior wide receiver Freddie Martino was named first team NCCAA All-American after setting a NCAA Division II record for receptions in a season with 146 catches for 1,680 yards and 12 touchdowns.

Corey Struss

NGU names Struss coach

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Corey Struss will be North Greenville’s first mens’ lacrosse coach, leaving Ohio Valley University to join the Crusaders’ new program.

North Greenville added mens’ lacrosse to the varsity sports lineup in June.

Time for a shot clock

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For a few brief moments Friday night, my vision faded to black and white. I was transported back to a time with no three-point line. Back to a time where dunks didn’t exist and basketball shorts were as short as you could get them.

Area players named

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Local high school football standouts were selected to all-region teams last week, putting the finishing touches on what was a successful season for several teams.

Blue Ridge coach Shane Clark said the honor is something not many players accomplish during their high school careers.

Player of the Year candidates

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Five area football players have separated themselves from the pack, securing spots as finalists for this season’s Player of the Year award.

Respective coaches have nominated Chris Pittman (Blue Ridge), Mario Funes (Riverside), Shaedon Meadors (Byrnes), Michael Fernandez (Eastside) and Quez Nesbitt (Greer).

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