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Lions Club honors 2012 Fall Greer High School student/athletes

Homecoming Queen Chelsea Jones highlights ceremony

STAFF REPORTS
Published on Wednesday, January 16, 2013

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2012 Homecoming Queen Chelsea Jones was introduced to the Greer Lions Club by Assistant Principal Terry Bennett.

Scott Stevens

2012 Homecoming Queen Chelsea Jones was introduced to the Greer Lions Club by Assistant Principal Terry Bennett.



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Mark Gwinn was introduced by assistant swim coach Mary Dean.

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Mark Gwinn was introduced by assistant swim coach Mary Dean.



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Greer Head Football Coach Will Young presented senior linebacker John Hicks his award.

Mark Tucker

Greer Head Football Coach Will Young presented senior linebacker John Hicks his award.



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Ronnie Bruce, a member of the Lions Club, provided the entertainment on Jan. 8 with humorous anecdotes.

Mark Tucker

Ronnie Bruce, a member of the Lions Club, provided the entertainment on Jan. 8 with humorous anecdotes.



The Greer Lions Club hosted the Greer High School Fall Sports Student/Athletes at dinners held at the Lake View Steak House the past two Tuesday nights. The football student/athletes were honored Jan. 8 and the fall sports and extracurricular teams were presented awards Tuesday night.

The Lions Club runs the concession stands at both sides of Dooley Field during the football season. It donated $10,000 to the high school with the concessions’ proceeds.

Greer Community Ministries was the recipient of a $6,500 donation Tuesday night with the proceeds of the Lions Club Hot Dog Supper at Big Thursday.

Joel Thornton was honored as a 40-year member of the Greer Lions Club Tuesday night.

Head Football Coach Will Young introduced the players who starred on the field and in the classroom this past season during the Jan. 8 dinner. Greer advanced to the second round of the Class 3A High School State playoffs.

Coaches and Directors of the band and cheerleaders were honored Tuesday night. Jeff Norman, director of the state’s No. 3 band in the state competition, was on hand to honor the representatives of the band from the color guard, winds and drum line. 

Jane Hawkin, coach of the cheerleaders, introduced her representatives of the “Spirit of the G Award”.

Mary Dean, assistant swim coach, Linda Sandusky, head girls tennis coach, Stephanie Howard, assistant volleyball coach and assistant principal Terry Bennett also introduced the student/athletes.

The Lions also honored 2012 Greer High School Homecoming Queen Chelsea Jones. She was selected by her peers during homecoming week to represent the school.

GreerToday.com was the presenting sponsor and Walmart of Greer sponsored the awards.

Student/Athletes honored were:

2012 HOMECOMING QUEEN

Chelsea Jones

FOOTBALL

Chase Blackwell

Thomas Center

Brook Chapman

Josh Cooke

D’Anta Fleming

Josh Gentry

Tedrick Gregory

John Hicks

Connor Merrell

DeAndre Moren

Tay Woods

Alex Waters

BAND

J.T. Abrams

Malik Keenan

Lauren Saffy

CHEERLEADERS

Holly Daniel

Mati Norsworthy

SWIMMING

Matt Gwinn

Zach Horton

Will Moody

TENNIS

Bree Burnette

Kylie Sandusky

VOLLEYBALL

Caroline Neely

Julia Sudduth

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