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Greenwood native Chris Liner has been hired as Greenwood’s new head football coach, Greenwood School District 50 announced Friday.

Greenwood High School hired Michael Hudson as the school’s new athletic director, Greenwood School District 50 announced Monday night after an executive session at the district’s board meeting.


Frank Hill was the face of Emerald High School athletics from its inception until his retirement in 2004. The football stadium bears the coach’s name.


Rain and thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and a forecast showing thunderstorms later in the evening caused several Lakelands schools to postpone or cancel athletics events.


Emerald girls basketball coach Merv Rollinson is stepping down after leading the Vikings to their first Upper State run in school history and turning the program around after winless seasons six years ago.

Emerald defensive end Nick Sheetz’ recruiting process was a long one. At times, it was confusing, but his future in college football always looked promising. Sheetz has reached the end of that process, and his destination is all the way across the country.