Six Byrnes student athletes will compete at the next level, signing scholarships at a ceremony last week.
Blue Ridge soccer standout Jon Michael Bright will continue his soccer career at Spartanburg Methodist College next spring, signing a National Letter of Intent last week.
Bright will play forward for Spartanburg Methodist, which is currently 11-5 in conference play this season.
Greer’s Leah Nomi Henkin will continue her soccer career at Converse College next spring.
Henkin is a three-year varsity starter for the Yellow Jackets and is graduating a year early.
Greer’s Sam Merrell will play golf for USC Upstate next spring, signing a national letter of intent with the Spartans last week.
Merrell has played on the Yellow Jacket’s varsity golf team for five years and has been the team’s No. 1 player the last three years.
Greer soccer standout Diana Cedillo recently signed a letter of intent to play for Spartanburg Methodist College next season.
Cedillo plans to play at SMU for two years and transfer to Converse College.
Greer High softball standout Brooke Wade will continue her career on the diamond next season at North Greenville University.
Greer’s Collin “Bo” Roberts will play his college baseball at Limestone, signing a National Letter of Intent with the team last week.
Roberts is a five-year starter for Greer, having spent time in both the infield and outfield.
With two games left, the Blue Ridge baseball team sits alone atop the Peach Blossom standings.
The Tigers earned two more wins in dramatic fashion last week, topping Travelers Rest, 8-6, and Eastside, 4-2, to improve to 16-4 on the year.
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Robertson named Freshman of the Year
Seth Robertson earned Freshman of the Year honors while two other players earned an All-Conference nods for North Greenville men’s golf.