Pickens High honors Virgil

By Bru Nimmons
Staff Reporter

PICKENS — Some names are synonymous with Pickens High School athletics.

Peggy Anthony won nine state volleyball championships and Bill Isaacs lead the Blue Flame football team to a 57-game regular-season winning streak, and the school paid tribute to the two by renaming the gymnasium and football field after them.

After a ceremony on Saturday, longtime Pickens coach Andy Virgil joins the ranks of those Pickens legends, with the weight room at the school now dedicated in his honor.

Virgil, who coached the Pickens JV boys’ basketball, boys’ track and field and tennis teams, is best

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