Liberty, Easley dial it up in jamboree


By Kasie Strickland - kstrickland@civitasmedia.com



Regular season may not have started yet, but if it’s football you’ve been wanting, six area teams squared off for a little taste of the gridiron at the annual Jamboree held recently at Easley High School.


Kasie Strickland | The Pickens Sentinel

The Jamboree featured three scrimmages with each lasting for two quarters.


Kasie Strickland | The Pickens Sentinel

The Trojans of Carolina High School played the Liberty Red Devils in the first game after an hour of tailgating in and around the stadium.


Kasie Strickland | The Pickens Sentinel

Easley athletic director Gil Payne said he was pleased with the turnout.


Kasie Strickland | The Pickens Sentinel

Carolina ended up beating Liberty 24-8 and Clover toppled Southside 28-6. Easley hung in there against the always dominant Dorman but lost by a point with a final score of 15-16.


Kasie Strickland | The Pickens Sentinel

EASLEY — The regular football season hasn’t started yet, but if it’s football you’ve been wanting, six area teams squared off for a little taste of the gridiron at the annual Jamboree held recently at Easley High School.

The Jamboree featured three scrimmages — each lasting for two quarters.

The Trojans of Carolina High School played the Liberty Red Devils in the first game which kicked off at 6 p.m. after an hour of tailgating in and around the stadium. That game was followed by Southside vs. Clover at 7:15 p.m.

Easley took on Dorman for the final game of the night with players kicking off at 8:30 p.m.

“I think it was a good turn out,” said Gil Payne, Easley athletic director. “Everyone seems to be having a good time and it’s always a fun time of year when football’s back.”

Carolina ended up beating Liberty 24-8 and Clover toppled Southside 28-6. Easley hung in there against the always dominant Dorman but lost by a point with a final score of 15-16.

Regular season may not have started yet, but if it’s football you’ve been wanting, six area teams squared off for a little taste of the gridiron at the annual Jamboree held recently at Easley High School.
http://pickenssentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_032-2-.jpgRegular season may not have started yet, but if it’s football you’ve been wanting, six area teams squared off for a little taste of the gridiron at the annual Jamboree held recently at Easley High School. Kasie Strickland | The Pickens Sentinel

The Jamboree featured three scrimmages with each lasting for two quarters.
http://pickenssentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_035.jpgThe Jamboree featured three scrimmages with each lasting for two quarters. Kasie Strickland | The Pickens Sentinel

The Trojans of Carolina High School played the Liberty Red Devils in the first game after an hour of tailgating in and around the stadium.
http://pickenssentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_036.jpgThe Trojans of Carolina High School played the Liberty Red Devils in the first game after an hour of tailgating in and around the stadium. Kasie Strickland | The Pickens Sentinel

Easley athletic director Gil Payne said he was pleased with the turnout.
http://pickenssentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_037.jpgEasley athletic director Gil Payne said he was pleased with the turnout. Kasie Strickland | The Pickens Sentinel

Carolina ended up beating Liberty 24-8 and Clover toppled Southside 28-6. Easley hung in there against the always dominant Dorman but lost by a point with a final score of 15-16.
http://pickenssentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_043.jpgCarolina ended up beating Liberty 24-8 and Clover toppled Southside 28-6. Easley hung in there against the always dominant Dorman but lost by a point with a final score of 15-16. Kasie Strickland | The Pickens Sentinel

By Kasie Strickland

kstrickland@civitasmedia.com

Reach Kasie Strickland at 864-855-0355.

Reach Kasie Strickland at 864-855-0355.

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