For much of the recruiting battle for defensive end George Wilson (6-foot-5, 211 pounds) of Virginia Beach, Virginia, the national recruiting experts had him pegged for North Carolina. But on Sunday, Wilson went in a different direction as he announced a commitment to South Cafrolina.

The Post 20 Greenwood Braves have postponed their baseball game against North Augusta scheduled for 7 p.m. today to 7 p.m. July 24 at John Nave Stadium as a North Augusta player awaits the result of a COVID-19 test.

Dixie’s state champion softball team missed its chance to defend the title with the onset of the coronavirus pandemic in the spring, but a state title in boys cross country and continued success in boys and girls basketball made it a memorable 2019-20 athletic year.

Despite the elimination of sports because of the coronavirus pandemic, plenty of progress could be made in the fall and winter by Palmetto Christian Academy of Greenwood.

Information in this story has been changed to correct information about a claim Shun Thomas made about not receiving pay in Toccoa, Georgia. Thomas said in a story published by the Index-Journal in 2018 that the incident happened after a race in 2010, not in 2018.

The American Legion Post 20 Greenwood baseball team has postponed its game scheduled Monday after heavy rain. The game will be made up at a date yet to be determined.

Plenty of recruiting fireworks for the USC football program in the days leading up to the Fourth of July holiday. Will Muschamp added three more of his targets to the 2021 class bringing the class total to 14 pledges. Eight have come in since June 1. Add in the three enrollees who count on t…

The Burton Center Foundation has been selected as the primary beneficiary of this summer’s American Junior Golf Association championship tournament, which is returning to Greenwood for the second consecutive year.

Emerald struggled athletically across the board in 2019-20. The Vikings had their most success in wrestling and cross country, but failed to make the playoffs in football, boys basketball and girls basketball.