Longtime York chain crew member recovering
YORK Kenney Hartsoe, a member of the York chain crew for 40-plus years, was injured during the York-South Pointe football game Friday.
His son, Tim Hartsoe, said his father is home recovering from head and neck injuries.
“Our prayers are with Mr. Hartsoe,” said head football coach Bobby Carroll. “He is a York football icon.”
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Hartsoe was inducted into the York School District Athletic Hall of Fame two years ago. He joined his son, a Hall of Fame member and president of the York Touchdown Club.
The Hartsoe family has close ties to York athletics. Kenny Hartsoe played baseball. His wife, Freida, is a longtime York football loyalist and former booster club organizer.
Tim Hartsoe played football, basketball and baseball in York. His brother, Dwayne, athletic director at Fort Mill High School, played baseball. Their sister, Renee, played basketball and softball.
York football Players of the Week
YORK The York Comprehensive High School Players of the Week have been announced for the last two games.
• South Pointe: Offensive Player of the Week, Deshaw Andrews, quarterback, 21-of-31 passing, 270 yards, two TDs, one rushing TD; Offensive lineman, Grant Little, offensive guard, graded 84 percent, one knockdown; Defensive Player of the Week, Jordan Webster, inside linebacker, 13 tackles, one solo, six primaries, six assists, third-down stop, fourth-down stop, one big hit; Defensive lineman, Luc Greene, defensive end, nine tackles, three solos, two primaries, four assists, one quarterback hurry, one batted pass, tackle for loss; and Special team, Patch Edwards, blocked punt for safety.
• Irmo game: Offensive lineman Player of the Week, Danny Warren, graded 89 percent, one knockdown; Offensive Player of the Week, Kyron Schrouder, wide receiver, 11 catches, 111 yards, one touchdown; Special team, Devion Chalk, on blocked punt; Defensive line Player of the Week, Luc Greene, defensive end, 10 tackles, one quarterback pressure, four third-down stops, one fourth-down stop, two recovered fumbles, two sacks, two tackles for loss; and Defensive Player of the Week, Jamar Griffin, outside linebacker, 10 tackles, one recovered fumble for 77 yard touchdown, one interception.
YCHS swimmer qualifies for state
YORK Jessica Myers, a junior on the York Comprehensive High School swim team, has qualified for the 4A state meet.
She’ll compete in the 200-yard IM, the 100-yard butterfly, 100-yard breaststroke and 500-yard freestyle at the University of South Carolina.
CHS girls’ tennis defeats Forestview
CLOVER The Clover High School girls’ tennis team continued its success with a 5-1 win against Forestview.
Singles: Clover’s Kaelen Fobes defeated Harriet Hall 6-1, 6-3; Clover’s Corey Brom defeated Sandra Duffie 6-3, 6-2; Clover’s Grace Miller defeated Linnea Jurs 6-1, 6-1; Clover’s Anna Miszkiewicz defeated Grace Stroupe 6-1, 6-0; and Clover’s Grace Huston defeated Allison Roney, 6-1, 6-1.
In doubles, Clover’s Tiffany Mendez and McKenzie Martin defeated Kelsey Brice and Reaganne Goode, 6-0, 6-3.