Sam Lilly is about to go on a spending spree.
The founder, president and CEO of Sports Academy South, Inc., won a $10,000 grant from Jefferson Energy and has a small window in which to use the funds.
Not a problem.
The Schuman National Underclassmen Combine, Showcase and 7 on 7 Tournament will be held at Grovetown High School in conjunction with Sports Academy South on May 4. Football evaluations are done for second- to 11th-graders. Go to www.nucsports.
Thursday, April 17
Augusta Christian vs. Westminster, 5 p.m.
Region 2-AAAAA Playoffs-TBA
Greenbrier vs Northside, Warner Robins, 4 p.m. (DH)
Evans at Jones County, 4 p.m., (DH)
Grovetown at Houston County, 4 p.m. (DH)
Last week I did a piece on the terrific season that former Evans standout Tyler Moore was having at USC-Aiken. Based on his stellar performance this year for the Pacers, Moore is a potential draft pick in June.
When the Region 2-AAAAA Golf Tournament starts Monday at Bartram Trail, Greenbrier High School junior Tyler Barker hopes to lead the Wolfpack to a repeat of 2013 when they won the region, automatically advancing to the state competition.