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Newberry County game notes

October 2, 2013

Newberry at Saluda


— Newberry leads the series 21-17-2 since 1926.


— Unless the two teams meet between the 2013 and 2015 rounds of playoffs, this will be the last meeting between the two schools until at least the 2016 season.


— NHS is 7-2 when opening regional play against Saluda since 2004.


— Newberry High and Saluda tied in their first 1927 meeting but the Bulldogs won the district title with a win over the Tigers in their second clash of the season.


— The last time SHS won at home two straight time over Newberry was 1978-82.


Ninety-Six at Mid-Carolina


— Mid-Carolina leads the series 20-17 since 1960.


— Met every year from 1978 to 2007.


— The Rebels broke a 22-game losing streak in 1964 with a 46-14 victory over the Wildcats. This was the only season to date that Mid-Carolina picked up their first win of the season with a victory over Ninety Six.


— Mid-Carolina ended a 40-game regional losing streak with a 27-21 victory over Ninety Six in 2007.


Whitmire at Ware Shoals


— Ware Shoals leads the series 16-13 since 1963.


— Whitmire’s last win over Ware Shoals was in 1999.


Information compiled by Wilson Senn