Clinton High’s Jykorie Gary is a familiar face at the Laurens County Touchdown Club.
Gary is a senior running back and linebacker who was an all-county selection and a finalist for the LCTD Club Player of the Year in 2020. He became the organization’s 4th Player of the Week of the season.
Clinton (3-0) defeated Calhoun County 51-0 and Gary played a decisive role. Blue Ridge visits Wilder Stadium for homecoming on Friday night.
Gary rushed for 83 yards in only 9 carries, scoring a touchdown and turning in a 16-yard kickoff return. Defensively he made 5.5 tackles, with 4 resulting in losses for the Saints. He also had a quarterback sack.
The Laurens County Touchdown Club will honor Gary on Sept 23 at the next TD Club meeting. The meeting will be at noon at The Ridge in Laurens.
The speaker is former Clinton and Clemson standout Al Richard. The Laurens County TD Club meets every other Thursday throughout football season at The Ridge, located in Laurens at 301 Exchange Drive. The public is invited. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $15. All meetings are at noon.