Pickens Sentinel- RSS SPORTS Feed http://pickenssentinel.com/section/SPORTS http://pickenssentinel.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:44:50 EST 1800 Peters holds on for Truck Series victory in wild race at Talladega http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150223275/Peters-holds-on-for-Truck-Series-victory-in-wild-race-at-Talladega TALLADEGA, Ala. — Holding off all challengers in a race that went four-wide on the final two laps, Timothy Peters won the Fred's 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:19:03 EST Shooting sports offered to interested SC schools http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news-sports/150222686/Shooting-sports-offered-to-interested-SC-schools The S.C. Department of Natural Resources has announced a new shooting sports opportunity for Palmetto State schools. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:09:04 EST Johnson’s Sprint Cup championship defense ends at Talladega http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150227699/Johnsons-Sprint-Cup-championship-defense-ends-at-Talladega TALLADEGA, Ala. — Jimmie Johnson stood on pit road at Talladega Superspeedway late Sunday afternoon and “vividly remembered” missing a meal. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:53:01 EST Keselowski keeps Sprint Cup title hopes alive with dramatic win at Talladega http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/150227773/Keselowski-keeps-Sprint-Cup-title-hopes-alive-with-dramatic-win-at-Talladega TALLADEGA, Ala. — In a must-win situation at Talladega Superspeedway, Brad Keselowski did exactly that, preserving his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship hopes with a victory in Sunday's GEICO 500. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:40:08 EST Early-season migratory bird seasons approved by Natural Resources Board http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50143256/Early-season-migratory-bird-seasons-approved-by-Natural-Resources-Board The S.C. Natural Resources Board recently approved migratory bird hunting seasons for mourning doves, marsh hens (rails), woodcock, snipe, moorhens, purple gallinules, and early seasons during September for teal and Canada geese. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:57:04 EST Patriots rally but fall short against Pendleton, 17-14 http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150151638/Patriots-rally-but-fall-short-against-Pendleton-17-14 POWDERSVILLE — A slow start and failing to score until the fourth quarter led to the Powdersville High School Patriots downfall against the Pendleton Bulldogs last Friday with a final score of 17-14. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:11:05 EST Daniel comes out strong, defense seals win over BHP http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150151751/Daniel-comes-out-strong-defense-seals-win-over-BHP CENTRAL — The Daniel Lions (6-1, 3-1) were looking to avenge their loss to Wren on Oct. 3 as Belton Honea Path (5-2, 3-1) came calling and what looked to be the makings of a blowout developed into a tight game as Daniel took the region win... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:06:01 EST Liberty takes down Blacksburg, readies for Woodruff http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150151534/Liberty-takes-down-Blacksburg-readies-for-Woodruff LIBERTY — The Liberty Red Devils scored a decisive 23-14 victory on the road at Blacksburg on Friday, which brought a much needed win for Coach Kyle Stewart's team in regional play. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:04:14 EST Pickens loses to Seneca, set to host #19 Daniel this week http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150151419/Pickens-loses-to-Seneca-set-to-host-#19-Daniel-this-week PICKENS — The Pickens Blue Flame lost to Seneca on the road Friday despite an impressive comeback in which Coach Chad Seaborn's players put up 14 points in the fourth quarter. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:04:12 EST Wren rolls over West-Oak, 60-3 http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150151866/Wren-rolls-over-West-Oak-60-3 WESTMINSTER — The Wren Golden Hurricanes continued to post points in gale force fashion travelling to West-Oak to hang 60 points on the Warriors last Friday. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:04:07 EST Green Wave falls to Westside, 15-13 http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150151821/Green-Wave-falls-to-Westside-15-13 ANDERSON — The Easley Green Wave travelled to Anderson to face Westside in region play and just didn't have enough on offense to get the job done, falling in a close one, 15-13 in region play. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:04:04 EST Punt, Pass and Kick winners http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50805868/Punt-Pass-and-Kick-winners The Pickens County Recreation Department held Punt, Pass & Kick on Sept. 20 at Pickens High School. First place winners will advance to the Sectional Competition at a later date. Shown are, seated from the left, Cora Levy, first place, 8/9 girls; Ally... Wed, 8 Oct 2014 20:07:06 EST Pickens Blue Flame crushes Wahalla, 40-3 http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150066913/Pickens-Blue-Flame-crushes-Wahalla-40-3 PICKENS — The Pickens Blue Flame defeated Walhalla 40-3 last Friday making it two wins in a row for Coach Chad Seaborn's players. Wed, 8 Oct 2014 09:43:02 EST Wren pulls out another last-minute victory, tops Daniel 49-42 http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150067160/Wren-pulls-out-another-last-minute-victory-tops-Daniel-49-42 PIEDMONT — For the second consecutive week, the Golden Hurricanes were able to find a way to win in dramatic fashion, handing highly ranked Daniel its first loss on the season with a 49-42 victory on Friday night. Wed, 8 Oct 2014 09:19:04 EST Powdersville Patriots rebound with road win over Landrum http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150066977/Powdersville-Patriots-rebound-with-road-win-over-Landrum LANDRUM — The Powdersville Patriots made the trip to Landrum to face the Cardinals in region play and were also looking to avenge their only loss of the season to Woodruff last Friday, driving home following the game with a 34-9 region... Wed, 8 Oct 2014 09:17:02 EST Easley Green Wave defense holds fast in tight win http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150067041/Easley-Green-Wave-defense-holds-fast-in-tight-win EASLEY — It might have taken a fumble to win but the Green Wave of Easley (2-4, 1-1) knows a win is a win following its 7-0 victory over visiting T. L. Hanna (0-6, 0-2). Wed, 8 Oct 2014 09:16:07 EST Dacusville Middle cheerleaders do well at Furman camp http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news-sports/50697337/Dacusville-Middle-cheerleaders-do-well-at-Furman-camp DACUSVILLE – The Dacusville Middle School 2014-15 cheerleading squad won the Middle School Championship and Most Improved Squad trophies at a camp held recently at Furman University. Wed, 8 Oct 2014 07:07:07 EST Easley still looking for region win, will meet Hanna on Friday http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50807957/Easley-still-looking-for-region-win-will-meet-Hanna-on-Friday EASLEY — The Easley Green Wave, in an impressive defensive showdown, dragged Laurens (4-1, 1-0) into overtime 7-7 on Friday but still came up short, 4-13. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 19:54:02 EST Jeff Gordon adds to his legacy with Dover win http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50804842/Jeff-Gordon-adds-to-his-legacy-with-Dover-win DOVER, Del.—With all the jockeying for Chase positions in the middle of the field, it was difficult at times to focus on what was happening at the front of the field in Sunday's AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:31:06 EST Clutch performance, fortune propels Kahne into Chase Contender Round http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50804950/Clutch-performance-fortune-propels-Kahne-into-Chase-Contender-Round DOVER, Del.–- Kasey Kahne continues to be at his best with his back to the wall this season. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:21:09 EST