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Wolverines make a come back against War Eagles

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Whitmire — After last weeks lost, the Whitmire Community School’s Wolverines looked to redeems themselves against Wagener-Salley High School’s War Eagles in tonight’s homecoming game.Redeem themselves they did when the Wolverines defeated the War Eagles tonight 28 to 14. The Wolverines started off well when they scored the first touchdown of the night during the first quarter with 11 minutes left on the clock. By the end of the second quarter, the Wolverines prevented the War Eagles from scoring and led 20 to 0. However, the War Eagles came back with a vengeance during the second half and by the fourth quarter had gained 14 points.

 

Pelion tamers: Mid-Carolina dispatches the Panthers 42-21

PELION — Instant points; just add water.That should be Mid-Carolina High School’s(3-1) slogan after rumbling through the rain last week and scoring six touchdowns in muddy conditions against Pelion High School(2-2).“I thought we did a good job of handling field conditions,” said Louie Alexander, head football coach for Mid-Carolina.The Rebels looked particularly dominant in the first half of the game, and they headed into halftime with ...

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Bulldogs fall to Broome, record stands at 3-1

NEWBERRY — With a game that looked to be able to go either way, Broome defeated the Newberry Bulldogs at home tonight, 41-27.Broome started the game with an onside kick and recovered quickly as Desmond Anderson made a 3- yard run for the Centurians, putting the ball inside the 20 yard line.Omar Sims later completes the one man drive with a one yard touchdown run. Extra points were a problem for the Bulldogs tonight, leaving the score 7-6 in Broome’s favor wit...

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Mid-Carolina Lady Rebels defeat Lady Bulldogs in volleyball

PROSPERITY — The Mid-Carolina High School varsity volleyball team hosted region rival Newberry High School on Sept. 16. The Lady Rebels defeated the Lady Bulldogs 3-0 with scores of 25-12, 25-15, and 25-13 in their three matches. The Lady Rebels are currently 8-1 in regular season play and 4-0 in Region AA-III.Remaining home games for the season are on Sept. 25, Oct. 14, and Oct. 16 with junior varsity starting at 5 p.m. and varsity starting at approximately 6:30 p.m....

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Wolverines look to bring the War Eagles down during homecoming

WHITMIRE — After last week’s loss to North High School, the Whitmire Community School Wolverines (2-1) are looking to get back in the win column with their homecoming game against Wagener-Salley High School’s War Eagles (1-2).“We are just ready to redeem ourselves. We did not put on a good show for Hall of Fame night,” Coach Charlie Jenkins said.The two teams have faced off against each other seven times since 1978, and the Wolverines lead t...

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Mid-Carolina hitting road to Pelion tonight

NEWBERRY — The Mid-Carolina Rebels seek to extend their winning streak to three games against the Pelion High School Panthers on Friday.Mid-Carolina High School (2-1) and Pelion High School (2-1) are both heading into Friday’s meeting at Pelion coming off big wins. Mid-Carolina earned a dominate 26-7 victory against Batesburg-Leesville, and Pelion routed Johnson 41-22.“Our overall effort was great,” said Louie Alexander, head coach for Mid-Carolin...

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Wolves drop SAC opener to Lenoir-Rhyne

HICKORY, N.C. — The Newberry Wolves opened up conference play tonight, dropping a heart breaker to Lenoir-Rhyne 3-1. Set scores were 21-25, 24-26, 25-17 and 26-28. Newberry controlled the Bears in every statistical category, but let a couple of crucial situations slip through their fingertips.The Wolves out hit Lenoir-Rhyne .294 to .271, while totaling the most kills (68), total blocks (10) and assists (61). Four Wolves totaled double-digit kills and three had double-digit di...

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Bulldogs take on the Centurians

NEWBERRY — The undefeated Newberry High School Bulldogs will take on Broome High School’s Centurions at home Friday night with a kickoff of 7:30 p.m. The game is a non-conference game for Newberry.The Centurians currently have a 3-1 record with wins against Chapman, St. Joseph’s Catholic and Chesnee. Their loss was to Woodruff High School.When last spoken to, Coach Phil Strickland said the team was working hard to eliminate assignment mistakes so that t...

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Wolves, Catawba set for SAC opener Saturday

NEWBERRY — Newberry hosts Catawba for a 6 p.m. kickoff on Sept. 20 at Setzler Field. The game is the South Atlantic Conference opener for both teams. Both teams have a 1-1 record coming into the game.Newberry College is in its 101st season of intercollegiate football.The game marks the 983rd game in school history, with Newberry carrying an all-time record of 406-540-36 (.431).The teams share their South Atlantic Conference slate, North Greenville and UNC Pembroke ...

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Whitmire girls tennis loses to Woodruff

WHITMIRE — Whitmire Community School’s girls tennis team lost to Woodruff High School 5-2.“This was one one of the closest matches I have ever been a part of and I am looking forward to playing Woodruff again,” said Chaz Adams, head girls tennis coach.In singles, Bethany Cromer and Haven Coppock won against Woodruff competitor, while Rebecca Glymph, Alexis Swain and Lauren Couch lost to theirs.Doubles teams Rebecca Glymphy and Alexis Sw...

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Wolves announce 2014 Friends and Family Outing

NEWBERRY — Newberry golf coaches Howard Vroon and Clarissa Childs have announced the Inaugural Friends and Family Golf Outing will be held Nov. 22 at the Country Club of Newberry.Teams will be comprised of four amateurs paired with one Newberry current or alumnus player (men or women). The entry fee will be $100 per person, which includes tee prizes, drinks on the course, lunch and tickets to the Newberry College Men’s Basketball game versus Brevard at 4 p.m. that day....

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King named all-tournament first team

NEWBERRY — Newberry Wolves senior middle blocker Jessica King was named to the USC Aiken Invitational all-tournament first team.King was a key component in the Wolves’ rolling out a 3-1 record in the USC Aiken Invitational this past weekend. King totaled 15 kills in the four matches, along with 11 digs, 17 block assists, one solo block and five service aces.Her best match of the weekend came against Francis Marion when she totaled four kills in nine attempts ...

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