P-15's fall to Camden 10-9 in 9 innings in series opener

CAMDEN --- As Josh Boone was getting his lead from third base in the bottom of the ninth inning in a 9-9 American Legion baseball playoff game with visiting Sumter, Camden head coach Stephen Carmon …

Kennedy pitches Junior P-15's past Camden 3-1 Dustin Kennedy has been the ace of the pitching staff for the Sumter Junior P-15's this season. That's why he was called to toe the rubber in the opening game in the second-round series of the …
Smith happy to be head coach, AD at Scotts Branch Brian Smith has coached in the smallest classification of high school football in the state of South Carolina, and he's coached at highest classification as well. Now he's back at the smallest level, but that doesn't matter to Smith at …
P-15's set to face Camden in state tournament second round best-of-5 series The Sumter P-15's have reeled off four straight victories going back to their regular season finale, a 4-2 victory over Florence at Riley Park that was Post 15's first win over Post 1 since 2015. The win looks to have boosted the team's …
AMERICAN LEGION STATE TOURNAMENT First Round Best-of-5 Series Midlands Region Sumter vs. Hartsville Monday Sumter 10, Hartsville 0 Tuesday Sumter 12, Hartsville 5 Wednesday Sumter 8, Hartsville 3, Sumter wins series 3-0 Camden vs. …
Stogner named new head football coach at Thomas Sumter

After three decades as an assistant football coach on the varsity level or as a head coach at a lower level, Randy Stogner is now a varsity head coach. Stogner is just a little over a month away from his first season as the head coach at Thomas …

Junior P-15's on roll entering 2nd round The Sumter Junior P-15's will take on Camden Post 17 in a second-round series in the American Legion baseball junior playoffs beginning on Monday at Riley Park at 7 p.m. Sumter, which is trying to reach the state tournament for the second …
Sumter Rally Cats to play in SC Junior Team championships As the president of the Sumter Tennis Association, Dr. Carol Alan is looking for ways to improve tennis participation, especially among young people. That's why she and her husband, Dr. Rodney Alan, formed the Sumter Rally Cats, a Junior Team …
Sumter 7-8 coaches pitch team goes undefeated winning state It was far from an easy task, but the Sumter 7-8 year-old coaches pitch all-star softball team won the Dixie Darlings state tournament on Wednesday at Shaver Complex in Seneca. It's the first time a Sumter all-star team has won state in that age …
Sumter "O"Zone wins bracket in eventful fashion The Sumter 11-12 year-old "O"Zone all-star baseball team fought its way back through the losers bracket, winning three games in less than 24 hours to win its 8-team, double-elimination bracket in its state tournament at Timken Sports Complex in …
South Carolina

Changing of the guard: Gamecocks look for backcourt success

COLUMBIA - South Carolina is changing its approach this season, turning to its deep group of guards to keep the four-time Southeastern Conference Tournament champions on top. Coach Dawn Staley led the team to a national title in 2017, largely …
USC BASKETBALL

Gamecocks sign Canadian hoops standout Lawson

University of South Carolina men's basketball head coach Frank Martin told the media earlier this month he was hoping for some good recruiting news in the near future. He got that news on Tuesday night when 6-foot-7-inch AJ Lawson of Brompton, …
USC BASEBALL

Gamecocks fall hard in Game 3 as Hogs stamp ticket to Omaha

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Nothing short of a return to the College World Series would have been good enough for an Arkansas team that started the year in the top 5 of most national polls and loaded with expectations. Facing the prospect of failing to …
Clemson
CLEMSON FOOTBALL

Swinney not worried despite transfers

CLEMSON - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney is not concerned about his quarterback spot, even though the once-loaded depth at the position has been cut in half. When the Tigers ended last season, the Atlantic Coast Conference champions appeared more …
COMMENTARY

Clemson has to take next step under Lee very soon

Monte Lee has pointed the Clemson baseball program in the right direction since he became its head coach three years ago. Lee, the former College of Charleston head coach and South Carolina assistant under Ray Tanner, has led the Tigers to three …
CLEMSON BASEBALL

Vandy's Kaiser smacks 3 homers in 19-6 elimination of Clemson

CLEMSON (AP) — Vanderbilt shortstop Connor Kaiser had three homers and an NCAA Tournament record-tying 10 RBIs in a game while the Commodores matched another single-game mark with nine homers …
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