Jackets advance: The Greer volleyball team defeated Broome in the first round of the playoffs Thursday, winning three straight sets (25-11, 25-14, 25-15). Madison Bates had 22 digs.
Riverside picked up another key region victory last Friday night, downing J.L. Mann 37-7 during homecoming and remaining in the playoff picture.
Chapman robbed Blue Ridge of its seventh win of the season Friday night, using two late scores to pull out a 31-28 victory.
Greer’s defense clamped Southside in a lockdown Friday night as the unbeaten Yellow Jackets clinched the Region Two football championship with a 35-0 road victory.
It took less than three minutes for Byrnes to establish its dominance last Friday night during a 70-14 victory over Mauldin.
In three region wins this season, Riverside’s defense has only allowed four touchdowns. Senior linebacker Jared Laymon has had plenty to do with that success.
The undefeated Greer Yellow Jackets never have to look far for a big play.
Hoping to nail down a playoff spot in week 10, Riverside is looking for its third-straight victory Friday night at Wade Hampton.
Bragging rights will be at the top of the list when Greer and Blue Ridge square off at Dooley Field at 7:30 p.m. Friday.
The struggles keep coming for the Eagles.