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Spring Sports Preview 2017

Spring Sports Preview 2017

Inside this week's edition is the Herald-Advocate's preview of all the spring sports action at local high schools.  Rosters and schedules, plus interviews with the coaches at Marlboro County High and Marlboro Academy are included.

Racing fun

Racing fun
Saturday evening, the Fastrax Kartway located at 589 Old Wire Road, Bennettsville, hosted a series of go-kart races in multiple classes. Over a thousand  race fans, drivers and pit crews invaded Marlboro County from various states on the east coast for an exciting evening of family friendly go kart racing fun and thousands of dollars in prize money

Bulldogs host weightlifting competition

Bulldogs host weightlifting competition
Wednesday evening Marlboro County High hosted a region weightlifting competition with West Florence and Latta (regions area different in weightlifting from other sports).  The Bulldogs won eight of 11 varsity weight divisions and six of eight junior varsity divisions

Bulldogs still fund-raising for proposed batting cage

Bulldogs still fund-raising for proposed batting cage
Wednesday morning, with a look outside and a quick glance at the weather forecast, Marlboro County High baseball coach Phillip Blue knew that afternoon practice was in jeopardy.  
“We ended up getting some work done in the gym, but the most important aspect from an offensive standpoint is batting practice, which we couldn't do.  Because of the weather, we are a day behind,” said Blue.
He has hopes, that in the future, a little rain won’t set his team back in preparation for the season.

Five Bulldogs sign scholarships

Five Bulldogs sign scholarships
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