http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sports/rss.xml/sports/rss.xml en Central Eagles fall to Cheraw, defeat McBee http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/central-eagles-fall-cheraw-defeat-mcbee <p> <span style="font-family:times new roman,times,serif;"><span style="font-size: 20pt; line-height: 115%;">By JERRY &lsquo;SHUG&rsquo; HAIGLER</span></span></p> <p> <span style="font-family:times new roman,times,serif;"><span style="font-size: 20pt; line-height: 115%;">For the Progressive Journal</span></span></p> <p> <span style="font-family:times new roman,times,serif;"><span style="font-size: 20pt; line-height: 115%;">In a critical region game Friday night, April 15, Central fell to Cheraw in a defensive battle 2-1. </span></span></p> Central High School honors fall sports athletes http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/central-high-school-honors-fall-sports-athletes <img src="http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sites/www.pagelandprogressive.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/captainawards.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="123" height="85" /><p> Central High School athletes who were involved in fall sports were honored at an awards ceremony Feb. 9 in the commons area of the school.</p> <p> Students who participated in cross-country, football and volleyball were recognized and received awards.</p> <p> Athletic director Mitch Leaird welcomed the athletes, their family and friends. Leaird said113 Central students participated in fall sports, which is 20 percent of the student population, and that the ceremony is a time to honor all the athletes and recognize certain students who were chosen for individual awards.</p> Central's cool runners win county championship http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/centrals-cool-runners-win-county-championship <img src="http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sites/www.pagelandprogressive.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/girls_team_champs.jpg" alt="Central girls team champs. Shown, from left, are Amber Leaird, Payton Evans, Isabella Mosley, Mya McManus, and Kirsten Dale. " title="Central girls team champs. Shown, from left, are Amber Leaird, Payton Evans, Isabella Mosley, Mya McManus, and Kirsten Dale. " align="left" hspace="6" width="91" height="85" /> Central Eagles improve region record to 4-1 http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/central-eagles-improve-region-record-4-1 <p> <span style="font-family:times new roman,times,serif;"><span style="font-size: 20pt; line-height: 115%;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The Central High Eagles traveled to Buford Oct. 16 to take on the Yellow Jackets and brought home a 35-14 victory over what was the only undefeated team in the region. </span></span></p> <p> <span style="font-family:times new roman,times,serif;"><span style="font-size: 20pt; line-height: 115%;">The win improved the Eagles&rsquo; region record to 4-1 with one region game left to play.</span></span></p> Junior Eagles pick up fourth victory against Buford http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/junior-eagles-pick-fourth-victory-against-buford <p> <span style="font-family:times new roman,times,serif;"><span style="font-size: 20pt; line-height: 115%;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The Junior Eagles hosted Buford&rsquo;s junior varsity squad Oct. 15 and picked up their fourth win of the year by a score of 24-18.</span><br /> </span></p> Hawks swat Yellow Jackets in shut out http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/hawks-swat-yellow-jackets-shut-out <p> <span style="font-family:times new roman,times,serif;"><span style="font-size: 20pt; line-height: 115%;">The New Heights Middle School Hawks defeated the Buford Middle School Yellow Jackets Oct. 15 by an overwhelming 34-0 score.</span></span></p> Jefferson Dixie Youth ‘O’Zone team is runner’s up in World Series http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/jefferson-dixie-youth-%E2%80%98o%E2%80%99zone-team-runner%E2%80%99s-world-series <img src="http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sites/www.pagelandprogressive.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ozone_tease.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="148" height="85" /><h4> &nbsp;</h4> <style type="text/css"> @font-face { font-family: "Cambria"; }p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 10pt; line-height: 115%; font-size: 11pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; }</style> <h4> <span style="font-size:20.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:11.0pt; line-height:115%;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;">By JERRY &lsquo;SHUG&rsquo; HAIGLER</span></h4> <h4> <span style="font-size:20.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:11.0pt; Haigler’s “Love of the Game” Award goes to Sowell http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/content/haigler%E2%80%99s-%E2%80%9Clove-game%E2%80%9D-award-goes-sowell <img src="http://www.pagelandprogressive.com/sites/www.pagelandprogressive.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/shug_and_trey_sowell.jpg" alt="Jerry &quot;Shug&quot; Haigler, left, stands with Trey Sowell, the first recipient of the &quot;Love of the Game&quot; award." title="Jerry &quot;Shug&quot; Haigler, left, stands with Trey Sowell, the first recipient of the &quot;Love of the Game&quot; award." align="left" hspace="6" width="100" height="85" /><h4> &nbsp;</h4> <style type="text/css"> <!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:Cambria; panose-1:2 4 5 3 5 4 6 3 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:auto; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:3 0 0 0 1 0;} /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {mso-style-parent:""; margin-top:0in; margin-right:0in; margin-bottom:10.0pt; margin-left:0in; line-height:115%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria;