Throughout the night, the sheer power and exhilaration of white knuckle speed and dirt pebbles peppering onlookers characterized an exciting series of races. NASCAR champion Superstar Tony Stewart headlined an action-packed night of racing on Friday night from the Greenville Speedway.
Special to the DD-T
Seems kind of odd with Memorial Day approaching and the temperature rising day by day that there would be football played on a Saturday in the Delta. But, this time a year means that coaches get a chance to get a quick preview of the upcoming season by playing in spring jamborees.
Greenville Parks and Rec Men’s League playoffs begin Thursday.
If you’ve missed regular season action, that’s unfortunate because this league features some of the area’s best former high school, college and even professional players that the area has to offer.
ARCOLA- The Deer Creek Warriors bats livened up in the late innings against the Calhoun Cougars Tuesday to claim an 11-5 victory and a 1-0 series leading in opening round of the MAIS 1A high school baseball playoffs.
Greenville High School’s Johnny Jenkins tries to clear his mind before each discus throw. The hours of training Jenkins puts in allows him to do this. Due to his hard work during practice, it’s now more a matter of instinct.
AVON - Opening round playoff action for the Riverside Bulldogs began with a victory where the home team broke the game open late and notched a decisive 12-2 win. Riverside capitalized on their opponents miscues in the bottom of the sixth inning to score six runs to invoke the ten-run rule.
Austin Kelly, the Planters Bank Player of the Week, had just hit a grand slam Monday night, but after he got back to the dugout you would have hardly known it.