Russell Howard

Howard named AD

Billy Cannada's picture

Byrnes wrestling coach Russell Howard will now serve as the school’s Athletic Director.

Spartanburg School District Five made the announcement Tuesday afternoon, following a unanimous approval by the District Five Board of Trustees.

Howard replaces Tony Gillespie, who recently stepped down from the role.

The Byrnes softball team won a region title last week, topping rival Dorman, 4-1.

Rebels secure region title

Billy Cannada's picture

The Rebels are region champions once again.

The Byrnes softball team topped Dorman, 4-1, last week, securing another region championship and a top seed in the Class AAAAA playoffs.

McKinna Taylor led the Rebels from the circle against Dorman, allowing just four hits in the contest.


Staff Reports's picture

The Greer softball team claimed a region title with a 2-1 victory over Greenwood last week.

Eastside earned a No. 1 seed in the Class AAAA playoffs with a region championship win last week.

Eagles capture conference crown

Billy Cannada's picture

The Eastside baseball team clinched a region championship last week, defeating Laurens twice (6-3, 10-5) to earn a No. 1 seed in the Class AAAA playoffs.

Mavis Graves was lights out on the mound in game one, recording nine strikouts. 

David Mershon led the offense with two home runs on the night.


The Greer Citizen

317 Trade Street Greer, SC 29651

Phone: 1-864-877-2076

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Greer Citizen newsletter feed
Comment Here