The Easley Progress- RSS SPORTS Feed http://theeasleyprogress.com/section/SPORTS http://theeasleyprogress.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 21 Sep 2014 22:13:19 EST 1800 Wrens heads to Pickens for regional match-up http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50635974/Wrens-heads-to-Pickens-for-regional-match-up PICKENS — Undefeated Wren (3-0) will travel to still winless Pickens (0-3) for the first region game for both teams on Friday. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:36:05 EST Liberty, Powdersville set for region opener http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50635275/Liberty-Powdersville-set-for-region-opener LIBERTY — The Powdersville Patriots will take their undefeated record on the road to face a Liberty Red Devils squad :53 shy of undefeated themselves. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:46:04 EST Easley rallies but comes up short against Wren, 30-25 http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50633248/Easley-rallies-but-comes-up-short-against-Wren-30-25 EASLEY — The Easley Green Wave made an impressive comeback in the second half of Friday's game and almost overtook the Wren Hurricanes, but ultimately fell just short of victory. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:57:02 EST Slow start leads to big win for Daniel http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50628723/Slow-start-leads-to-big-win-for-Daniel CENTRAL — The fourth ranked Daniel Lions hosted a Westside Rams team coming into the game in Central undefeated as well and eventually wore down the upstart Anderson team 24-9. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:19:12 EST Liberty drops first of season on last-minute rally http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50628785/Liberty-drops-first-of-season-on-last-minute-rally WALHALLA— Liberty headed into their road game with Walhalla September 12 with a 2-0 record and a legitimate chance to run that record to 3-0 only to fall prey to a late field goal and a three point loss. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:47:03 EST Patriots continue winning ways http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50628766/Patriots-continue-winning-ways TRAVELERS REST— The Powdersville Patriots, a team which didn't have a varsity football program four years ago, continued to show its offensive prowess and maturity beyond the school's age as they went on the road for a 28-7 win over... Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:42:01 EST Football Super Saturday set for Sept. 20 http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50596120/Football-Super-Saturday-set-for-Sept.-20 PICKENS — The annual Football Super Saturday celebration will be hosted by the Pickens Recreation Department on Sept. 20 at the new Pickens High School football stadium. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:18:21 EST Earnhardt: Time to crank intensity back up http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50591336/Earnhardt:-Time-to-crank-intensity-back-up RICHMOND, Va. – Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s victory in the season-opening Daytona 500 took much of the pressure off his team throughout the first 26 races. But Junior knows the time has come to crank the intensity back... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:18:19 EST Now that the Chase field is set, it’s time to rate the likely winners http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50591482/Now-that-the-Chase-field-is-set-its-time-to-rate-the-likely-winners The 26th race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season is over, and the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field is set. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:18:18 EST USA Triathlon collegiate nationals headed to Clemson http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news-sports/50588921/USA-Triathlon-collegiate-nationals-headed-to-Clemson CLEMSON — USA Triathlon announced this week that the 2015 and 2016 USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships will be held in Clemson. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:18:14 EST (No heading) http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50554445/ Undefeated Wren took down T.L. Hanna 54-40 last Friday at home in a game featuring two high powered offenses. Wren travels to Easley to take on The Green Wave this Friday. Kick off is at 7:30 p.m. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:35:02 EST Liberty hands Pickens another loss http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50554418/Liberty-hands-Pickens-another-loss LIBERTY — The Pickens Blue Flame is still searching for its first win after a 27-16 loss to Liberty on Friday. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:32:06 EST Daniel nips Emerald, faces unbeaten Westside next http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50554366/Daniel-nips-Emerald-faces-unbeaten-Westside-next CENTRAL — For a while it looked as if the Daniel Lions might not rebound in time before finally taking control of the ball, the clock and the game in the second half to rally for a win against the Emerald Vikings. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:31:03 EST Green Wave offense stalls in loss to Seneca http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50554345/Green-Wave-offense-stalls-in-loss-to-Seneca SENECA — The Easley Green Wave was looking to rebound and get on the winning side of football life again but fell to Seneca on the road 21-6, dropping their overall record to 1-2. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:29:02 EST Easley looking to turn tide at Seneca http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50494699/Easley-looking-to-turn-tide-at-Seneca EASLEY — Coming off a disappointing 35-6 loss to Daniel at home, the Green Wave hope to change the tide as they travel to face the Bobcats of Seneca on Friday. Fri, 5 Sep 2014 14:58:01 EST Wren ready for match-up with T.L. Hanna http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50494439/Wren-ready-for-match-up-with-T.L.-Hanna ANDERSON COUNTY — Coming off a big 62-0 win against Woodmont last week, Wren (1-0) will host the T.L. Hanna Yellow Jackets (0-1) this Friday. Fri, 5 Sep 2014 14:47:02 EST Kahne’s win makes Richmond more difficult for Chase bubble drivers http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50493991/Kahnes-win-makes-Richmond-more-difficult-for-Chase-bubble-drivers Bubble drivers, meet your worst nightmare. His name is Kasey Kahne. Fri, 5 Sep 2014 14:29:01 EST NASCAR by the numbers http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50493911/NASCAR-by-the-numbers 950: The number of laps led by Tony Stewart in 30 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts at Richmond International Raceway. That's far and away the most among drivers who enter the Saturday night's Federated Auto Parts 400 without a victory this... Fri, 5 Sep 2014 14:26:04 EST Late-race surge at Atlanta puts Kahne in the Chase http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50493364/Late-race-surge-at-Atlanta-puts-Kahne-in-the-Chase HAMPTON, Ga. – It was Tony Stewart's return to racing that dominated the headlines before Sunday night's Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, but it was Kasey Kahne who stole the show — and a berth in the Chase for the... Fri, 5 Sep 2014 14:05:05 EST Harvick dominant in Nationwide Series win at Atlanta http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50492991/Harvick-dominant-in-Nationwide-Series-win-at-Atlanta HAMPTON, Ga. — No wonder they call Kevin Harvick “The Closer.” Fri, 5 Sep 2014 13:49:05 EST