Greer quarterback Mario Cusano is trapped in the backfield.
Greer’s football season ended when the Daniel Lions beat the Yellow Jackets, 41-10, in the third round of the state AAA football playoffs Friday at Dooley Field.
The scoring summary and team and individual statistics are provided by official scorer Red Watson.
Imagine watching Greer’s Quez Nesbitt streaking down the field, gaining yardage at every dizzying step he takes. Now add Daniel’s Jae’lon Oglesby shrugging off tacklers and marching steadily down the field.
• Greer roster and coaches
• Daniel roster and coaches
Greer’s season ends on a sour note as Daniel advances
Scoring summary, individual and team statistics
GREER YELLOW JACKETS ROSTER AND COACHES
DANIEL LIONS PLAYER AND COACHES ROSTER
Greer gave up 110 points during the regular season but has given up 72 points in its first two playoff games.
GREER YELLOW JACKETS
Class AAA Football Schedule
Greer vs. Westwood playoff coverage
Roberson kicks Westwood out of playoffs
Greer grinds out win over Emerald in first round of playoffs
Scoring summary, game statistics
Greer's Kylie Sandusky finished her junior tennis season at the South Carolina State High School Tennis Singles Tournament winning two and losing two matches.
Sandusky defeated Savannah Wilhelm of Hartsville in the first round but lost to No. 1 seed Rachel McNeely of West Oak in the second round. That relegated Sandusky to the consolation round. She beat Amy Lance of Lexington but her season ended in the next match when Annika Wagner from Chapman won the tiebreaker 8-7.
Greer eliminated Westwood, 45-42, in the second round of the AAA football playoffs. The Yellow Jackets play No. 1 and undefeated Daniel next Friday at Dooley Field at 7:30 p.m.
Statistics provided by Red Watson
Sophomore kicker Nick Roberson kicked a 37-yard field goal with 2.7 seconds remaining in the game to give Greer a thrilling 45-42 victory in a second round Class AAA playoff game over Westwood Friday at Dooley Field.
“I don’t see this team every giving up,” Greer Head Coach Will Young said on the Yellow Jackets Sports Network. “They know next week will be tougher. They know where they are and what they’ve got to do.”
Greer and Westwood play in the second round of the Class AAA state football playoffs today at Dooley Field with a 7:30 start.
Game time temperature is forecast at 49 degrees under cloudy skies. There is a 50 percent of rain by 9 p.m. Winds are light, under 5 miles per hour.
Greer High School
Nickname: Yellow Jackets
Record: Overall 9-2, Region II 4-1
Colors: Gold, black
Head Coach: Will Young
Westwood High School
Record: Overall 7-4, Region III 4-1
Colors: Red black, silver
Head coach: Rodney Summers
Westwood Redhawks Roster
Greer plays upstart Westwood in the second round of the state playoffs Friday night at Dooley Field. Game time is 7:30.
The Yellow Jackets squeaked by Emerald, 34-30, last week and Westwood easily handled Woodruff, 38-10. It was Westwood’s first playoff win in its two-year existence. Greer hasn’t advanced to the third round of the playoffs since 2006, Head Coach Will Young’s second year as head coach.
Kylie Sandusky is the lone Greer tennis player named to the Region II, Class AAA team. It's the fifth straight year Sandusky has been on the all-Region team – 3 years on Region III and the last two on Region II.
Sandusky played No. 1 singles and doubles all year for Greer. The Yellow Jackets earned a berth in the state finals where they lost to Daniel in the first round.