There’s nothing much to see here. On Clinton’ High School’s fall football schedule, the names haven’t changed, only the dates and places.

But fans have calendars to mark, whether on a wall, a desk or in an an electronic date.,

The Red Devils, 13-1 last year, open with Batesburg-Leesville and Laurens on the road, then play at home for the next three weeks versus, Newberry, Aiken and Chapman.

The home Region 4-3A opponents are Union County and Chester. The non-region games pit the Red Devils against Laurens, Aiken and South Aiken from Class 4A, Batesburg-Leesville and Newberry from 2A and Chapman from 3A.


Aug. 3, Easley and Fountain Inn at Clinton

Aug. 7, Clinton at Chapin

Aug. 11, Clinton at York


Aug. 18, at Batesburg-Leesville, 7:30

Aug. 25, at Laurens, 7:30

Sept. 1, NEWBERRY, 7:30

Sept. 8, AIKEN, 7:30

Sept. 15, CHAPMAN, 7:30

Sept. 22, at South Aiken, 7:30

Sept. 29, UNION COUNTY*, 7:30

Oct. 13, at Woodruff*, 7:30

Oct. 20, CHESTER*, 7:30

Oct. 27, at Emerald*, 7:30

Home games in ALL CAPS

*Region 4-3A games


Clinton honored its girls basketball program on Saturday night at the 11th annual Coach Bobby Brock Legacy Group banquet at the high school’s auditorium.

Among the speakers were the girls program’s former coaches: Ann Parks, Connie Hodges and Chris Wofford, as well as current mentor John Gardner.

Ceremonies were also held on Friday night at the home basketball games won by both Red Devils teams versus Chester.


Laurens Academy presented rings to its state championship volleyball team on Friday in 11:30 ceremonies at the school gymnasium.

The Crusaders won the SCISA Class A title by defeating Cambridge Academy of Greenwood, 3-1 (15-25, 25-20, 27-25, 25-21) at Erskine College on Oct. 24, 2022.


In Starkville, Miss., Mississippi State defeated Presbyterian, 7-0, in men’s tennis.

Presbyterian travels to Georgia to play Kennesaw State this Thursday, February 9 at 2 p.m.

Mississippi State 7, Presbyterian 0


1.       Nemanja Malesevic (MSU) def. #63 Dusan Milanovic (PC) 6-2, 6-4

2.       #107 Petar Jovanovic (MSU) def. Max Benson (PC) 6-2, 4-6, 1-0 (10-3)

3.       Carles Hernandez (MSU) def. Sebastian Dominguez (PC) 6-4, 6-1

4.       Ewen Lumsden (MSU) def. Javier Matos (PC) 6-4, 6-2

5.       Benito Sanchez Martinez (MSU) def. Teo Cariov (PC) 6-1, 6-1

6.       Gregor Ramskogler (MSU) def. David Mamalat (PC) 6-4, 6-0

Order of Finish: 6,5,1,4,3,2


1.       #42 Carles Hernandez/Nemanja Malesevic (MSU) def. #22 Dusan Milanovic/Max Benson (PC) 6-1

2.       Petar Jovanovic/Gregor Ramskogler (MSU) def. Javier Matos/Sebastian Dominguez (PC) 6-0

3.       Michal Novansky/Benito Sanchez Martinez (MSU) - David Mamalat/Teo Cariov (PC) 5-1, unfinished

Order of Finish: 2,1