The Greer American Legion Post 115 junior and senior baseball teams opened their seasons against Irmo this week.
Former North Greenville University standout wide receiver Freddie Martino has signed a free-agent deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League.
By Mark Vasto
For The Greer Citizen
So my cousin -- a good kid, lives in Vegas, keeps his nose clean -- says to me, “You know ... I’d like baseball a whole lot better if they only played, like, 16 games in a season. The season is just too long.”
The Byrnes softball team is one game away from another state title.
The Lady Rebels defeated Stratford 10-3 Monday evening, taking a 1-0 series lead in the Class AAAA state final.
Greer High standout Troy Pride Jr. went out on top Saturday afternoon, snagging four Class AAA state titles to add to his collection.
The Notre Dame football commit took home top finishes in the 100-metter, 200-meter and 400 meter dashes, also helping his team finish first in the 400-meter relay.
Riverside senior softball player Elizabeth Standridge will be among the first to play softball at Laurel University in High Point, North Carolina. The small, Christian university will welcome the pitcher in the fall. She says she loves the team already.
Riverside High’s Kenny Rado has decided to play soccer at Erskine College. He signed his letter of intent last Tuesday during an event at the school.
Rado has played soccer for 15 years and wants to continue playing the sport he loves.
Luke Fetchko signed with Guildford Technical College in Jamestown, North Carolina because he believes playing baseball for a two-year school will allow him to play immediately and also prolong his career.
Blue Ridge’s Hayley Smith recently signed a letter of intent to dance at Limestone College next fall. Smith has been dancing for more than eight years and also played volleyball for the Tigers.
Two Eastside High swimmers signed national letters of intent Monday afternoon. Left: Evan Kramer signes with Washington and Lee University. Right: Conner Thorne commits to the University of South Carolina.