Clemson women’s track star and former Daniel High School standout Laurie Barton was named the ACC Performer of the Week by the league office on Wednesday after her performance at the UCF Knights Invite last weekend.
Clemson has worked its way into the top five with highly prized offensive tackle Kiyaunta Goodwin (6-8, 305) of Charlestown, Ind., and next for the Tigers in the recruiting process is to get Goodwin in for a visit this summer.
Four-star quarterback Braden Davis (6-5, 184) of Middletown, Del., is closing in on his college decision. In doing so, he hit the road last week to check out some possibilities. On Thursday, he was at Duke and N.C. State, and on Friday, he checked out South Carolina.
The South Carolina football team will conclude spring practice with its annual Garnet and Black Spring Game on April 24, the school announced Thursday. With a capacity crowd of roughly 9,000 fans at Williams-Brice Stadium, the game will kick off at 2 p.m. and can be streamed via SEC Network+.
On Thursday, Alabama football coach Nick Saban again flexed his considerable recruiting muscle in South Carolina. For the 2021 class, Saban signed tight end Robbie Ouzts of Rock Hill, and now he’s going after tight end Jaleel Skinner (6-5, 200) of Greer.