Katherine (Kate) Malone has been named principal of Riverside Middle School, replacing Eric Williams who will assume principalship of Wade Hampton High School.
Malone is serving as assistant principal/acting principal of Greer Middle School.
Andrew Hill, an academic, cross country and distance track standout with Greer High School, has signed a grant-in-aid to run for North Greenville University.
He owns the school record for the 800 and 1600 meters. Hill will concentrate on country cross at NGU.
Scores of young, high-stepping talented dancers came to Greer Friday night to show judges they knew they could dance. They also raised more than $5,000 for Relay for Life of Greer.
Blue Ridge, Greer and Riverside high school baseball seniors were honored last week as the regular season wound down.
Among the seniors were a half dozen who signed grants-in-aid to play baseball in college beginning in the fall.
Samantha Bagley pitched and batted Greer to a 3-2 win over visiting Blue Ridge Friday that gave the Lady Yellow Jackets the Region II-AAA championship and No. 1 seed headed into the state softball playoffs.
The Greer softball team defeated Eastside, 9-1, Wednesday, for its third consecutive win in three days since returning from spring break. Greer is 19-3 overall in the regular season.
Austin Gay, an infielder with Greer High School, signed a baseball grant-in-aid with Erskine College Tuesday.
He has lettered in varsity and jayvee baseball under coaches Bob Massullo, Kevin Gregory and Eric Moody.
Greer High School’s Virtual Enterprise business, Eden’s Confections, won first place in the Catalog Competition in the International Trade Show of the Youth Business Summit in New York City last week.
The team beat an international field that included teams from Brazil, Bulgaria and Indonesia.
A fundraising golf tournament for the Greer High School booster club is looking for players and sponsors for the tournament scheduled Friday, May 2 at Greer Golf and Country Club.
Four man teams are $300 and include green fees, cart, range balls and lunch.
Greer beat Blue Ridge 8-5 Monday to take sole possession of the Region II-AAA softball standings.
Greer has won four straight games, three against Region opponents.