The Greenville County Thanksgiving Tournament, involving eight county boys basketball teams, is scheduled for today through Wednesday at Eastside and Travelers Rest high schools.
Eastside, No. 2 in Class AAA in the South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association preseason rankings, will open at home at 7:30 tonight against J.L. Mann. Mauldin will play Southside in the first game at Eastside at 6 p.m.
At Travelers Rest, Wade Hampton will play Woodmont at 6 p.m., and the host Devildogs will take on Southside Christian at 7:30.
The tournament will continue at both sites Tuesday, and the championship game is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Eastside.
* Sydney Moseley, Kiah Cheatham, Alex Mariona and Courtney Trocke of state champion Hillcrest highlight the All-Region 2-AAAA volleyball team.
T.L. Hanna (Brianna Gray, Jasmin Mattison, Molly Malone) and Woodmont (Jasmine Barnes, Jordyn Tracy) also had multiple players on the team.
Rounding out the team are Becca Wynne of Easley, Kate Schwartz of Greenwood, Jessica Ackerman of Laurens, Yanni Donald of J.L. Mann and Darian Burriss of Westside.
* Daniel’s Carley Hoover was named MVP for the North AAAA/AAA team after leading it to a 25-23, 25-21, 25-20 victory during the 35th North-South volleyball all-star event Saturday at Erskine. Chesnee’s Samantha Haynes earned MVP honors in the A/A match after helping the North beat the South 25-23, 22-25, 25-19, 25-12.