An 11-year-old Pennsylvania boy was surprised, and surprisingly, excited, when he received a summons in the mail to serve on jury duty.
South Carolina begins its final stretch of the regular season on Wednesday, hosting Georgia at 6:30 p.m. (SEC Network). The meeting is the second between the two former SEC East rivals, as the Gamecocks posted a 64-57 win in the first matchup in Athens on Jan. 13.
Chris Williams went 2-for-4 with a homer, double and career-high six RBIs to lead No. 11 Clemson to a 12-4 victory over Furman at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Tuesday afternoon. The Tigers, who took a 1-0 lead in the home-and-home season series and won their 18th game in a row over Furman, improved to 4-0, while the Paladins dropped to 3-1.
The University of South Carolina baseball team picked up its third straight win, defeating North Florida, 5-2, behind a balanced effort from the pitching staff and strong plate appearances that included 10 hits, a double, a triple, and a home run.
Gray Collegiate used a career-high 32 points from Tommy Bruner to fuel a 96-64 win over Lee Central Tuesday night in the 2A Lower State Semis. The War Eagles now face Keenan Saturday in the Upper State Final at Bon Secours Wellness Arena.
Keenan hung on for a 45-43 win over Greenville Tech in the Upper State Semifinals Tuesday night. With the win, the Raiders now advance to the Upper State Finals against Gray Collegiate Saturday at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville.
Camden’s season ended Tuesday night after a 61-35 loss to Southside in the 3A Upper State Semifinals. Camden was riding a nine-game win streak, but finishes the season with a 15-7 record.
Ridge View booked its ticket to the Upper State Finals, after a big 77-61 win over Aiken on the road. The Blazers now face South Aiken Friday at 8:30 p.m. for the right to the state title game.
South Aiken edged Westwood Tuesday night, 65-64 in the 4A Upper State Semifinals. The Thoroughbreds now face off with Ridge View Friday at 8:30 p.m. in the Upper State Championship.
Irmo is heading to the Lower State Championship, after beating West Ashley on the road, 57-43 Tuesday night. The Yellow Jackets now face Blythewood at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Florence Civic Center for the second consecutive season.