Greer escaped from Union with a Jacket Bowl victory Friday night, and part of it was thanks to the defensive play of Tiquan Lyles.
Blue Ridge did not cross the goal line during a road trip to Toccoa, Georgia Friday, falling to Stephens County 28-0.
The Tigers are now 2-1 heading into region play.
A late go-ahead score buried Riverside Friday during a 21-14 loss to Woodmont.
Friday night marks the beginning of region play, which means plenty is on the line for Eastside and Blue Ridge.
Greer is hitting the road for a third straight Friday night, this time for a game with Emerald that will have more at stake than preserving the Yellow Jackets’ spotless record.
Byrnes will need to quickly shake off any rust it acquired from last week’s road trip to California for this Friday night’s rivalry matchup at Gaffney.
For Brad Keselowski, this year’s chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup started the same way it did in 2012—with a victory at Chicagoland Speedway.
North Greenville dropped a messy, rain-delayed 42-27 loss to Wofford College last Saturday night, moving the Crusaders’ record to 1-1 on the season.
The Warriors are on a two-game losing skid and the road does not look like it will get much easier from here.
By Mark Vasto
For The Greer Citizen