Hurley’s feat tops Abbeville’s year
Thursday, June 19, 2014 1:12 AM
Typically, the words “success” and “Abbeville High School sports” are synonymous. No matter the sport, the Panthers have a long, rich history of region championships and deep playoff runs.
Abbeville’s DeAndre Hurley clears a hurdle en route to winning the 110-meter hurdle Class AA state crown.
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This year was a down year for Abbeville, though. The football team scuffled to a 3-7 regular season and a 4-8 final record. The baseball and softball teams missed the playoffs, as did the girls basketball team.
But, three teams did carry on that Panther tradition of success: volleyball, boys basketball and girls tennis. And one athlete brought home a state championship.
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