Player of the Week

Grayson Greiner

5:09 PM, Apr 21, 2011

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Blythewood High School's Grayson Greiner has the perfect body for a catcher. "He's 6-5" 215 pounds," says head coach Barry Mizzell. And it's a position he loves. "You're basically the quarterback out there," said Greiner. "You help control the game."

Wilson Haddock

12:40 PM, Apr 14, 2011

Orangeburg, SC (WLTX) - Shooting Clays. A sport that gets very little recognized, mostly due to the fact not very many people know it exists.

Crystal McRae

12:35 PM, Apr 14, 2011

(WLTX) - For part of the year, Spring Valley's Crystal McRae, sports the pretty smile and stereotype that goes along with being a cheerleader.

Kevin Baxter

8:13 PM, Mar 31, 2011

Irmo, SC (WLTX) Irmo senior Kevin Baxter has been on the school's track team since the 7th grade.

Jason Mohn

6:29 PM, Mar 23, 2011

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Richland Northeast's Jason Mohn wanted to play varsity baseball so bad as a freshman, he was willing to play left field. I wasn't familiar with the position, but I wanted to play," said Mohn. "He helped fill a void and did great," said head coach Thane Maness.

Allyson Hill

5:13 PM, Mar 17, 2011

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Dreher's Allyson Hill has been a four-year starter for the Blue Devils soccer team. "I started playing when I was about four," she said. When asked how she honed her skills Hill responded, "I worked a lot. I had some really good coaches when I was younger and I practiced every day."

Teagan Green

9:39 PM, Mar 9, 2011

Sumter, SC (WLTX) - William Thomas Academy is a school of only 50 people. Yet they may have one of South Carolina's best basketball players in Teagan Green.

Eric Washington

9:51 PM, Mar 2, 2011

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - When it comes to basketball, Keenan High School senior Eric Washington doesn't mess around. He averages 13 points and 9.5 assists per game.

Kate Jeffcoat

10:44 PM, Feb 23, 2011

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Kate Jeffcoat began playing organized basketball only two years ago. Yet she's already become coach Andrew Peckham's go to person in crunch time.

Caressa Samuel

9:35 PM, Feb 16, 2011

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Lugoff-Elgin high school's Caressa Samuel is one busy person. Not only does she star on the Demons basketball team, she's also the school's senior class president, the editor in chief for the school newspaper and does a variety of community work.

Marquis Lykes

10:00 PM, Feb 9, 2011

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Basketball has always been Marquis Lykes's only sport. The Eau Claire High School senior began playing when he was around eight and has been honing his skills ever since.

Beatrice Williams

7:40 PM, Feb 2, 2011

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Lower Richland High School senior Beatrice Williams has been called a gentle giant. Soft spoken off the court, loud with her actions on it. And everywhere she goes, people call out her name. "The first time it happened I wasn't sure if they were booing her, said Diamond Hornets head coach Debbie Stroman. "It started in middle school, said Williams. "And it's continued through high school and I like it."

Julisa Muldrow

9:58 PM, Jan 26, 2011

(WLTX) - Airport High School's Julisa Muldrow is now a News19 Player of the Week!

Victoria Thomas

6:32 PM, Jan 20, 2011

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Because her dad is a military man, Wilson Hall High School's Victoria Thomas has had to relocate numerous times. "We were recently in Kansas, before that in Colorado and we've also had stops in Germany and Italy," said Thomas.

Theo Shepard

9:39 PM, Jan 5, 2011

Lugoff-Elgin, SC (WLTX) - The Lugoff-Elgin wrestling team is undefeated this season--and Theo Shepard is a big reason why.