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Taylor finds the perfect fit with Newberry

Even at a young age, Natalie Taylor had a mind and a plan of her own.

November 21, 2017 | Tom Didato | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle


Galloway’s hard work pays off by signing with Coker

DALZELL -- There was no big mystery as to why Thomas Sumter Academy's Josh Galloway decided he wanted to play college baseball at Coker College in Hartsville.

November 21, 2017 | By DENNIS BRUNSON Special to the C-I (Camden, S.C.) | Sports


Record purse puts Carolina Cup in elite company

The 84th annual Carolina Cup Races, next March 31, will offer a record $325,000 in purses, highlighted by the first spring edition of the Marion duPont Scott Colonial Cup (Gr. 1), worth $150,000 and spotlighting the steeplechase sport's star performers.

November 17, 2017 | By DON CLIPPINGER | Equine


Gray eager to don the teal of CCU

Golf is a game in which you sometimes need to go with your gut feeling when choosing the right club which best suits you and your game for a particular shot.

November 17, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Behind the 8-ball

MONCKS CORNER -- Let Seattle and Texas A&M have their 12th men. Berkeley had an even greater force on its side; the Stags had the power of the turnover.

November 14, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Demons hoping to crash a Stag party

There are two schools of thought on being an underdog; some teams embrace it while others take it as a sign of impending doom.

November 10, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Three-year olds top the bill for NSA finale in Charleston

Sunday's Steeplechase at Charleston brings down the curtain on the National Steeplechase Association season, and the afternoon's featured race for three-year-olds will provide a glimpse of upcoming seasons.

November 10, 2017 | By DON CLIPPINGER | Equine


Mustangs play ‘keep-away’ in second half to stop Dogs

WILLIAMSTON -- Boasting of a ground and pound rushing attack coming into Friday's first round AAA Upper State playoff game with visiting Camden, Palmetto seemingly played into the Bulldogs' hands in the first half with the visitors carrying a 7-3 lead into the locker room.

November 07, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Camden hoping to corral Mustangs in AAA opener

Camden had to win its final two games in order to make a return trip to the state playoffs. The Bulldogs did that by knocking off Indian Land and Columbia, respectively, the past two Fridays.

November 03, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Task for Demon defense? Slow down Washingtons

Entering last Friday's final week of the regular season, Region 5-4A was a mess with four teams all still having a chance to win the title.

November 03, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Furious NC rally comes up short in 56-36 defeat

One final shootout at the OK Corral or, in this case, Knights Stadium in Boonetown.

October 31, 2017 | By TYLER CUPP Special to the C-I (Camden, S.C.) | North Central High/Middle


Chiefs rule roost in sweeping L-E

An early season loss to St. James was the only thing which prevented North Myrtle Beach from securing the top seed from Region 7-4A in the Lower State volleyball playoffs.

October 31, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Bulldogs rally past Caps, 37-26; head to Palmetto in round one

His shirt still wet after two of his players dumped a water cooler on him following Camden's playoff-clinching 37-26 win over visiting Columbia last Friday, first-year Bulldog boss Brian Rimpf wanted to stay in the moment rather than talk about his team's first round state tourney opponent.

October 31, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Camden Hunter Trials turn 82 with Sunday show

The 82nd edition of the Hunter Trials will be held Sunday, Nov. 5, starting at 9 a.m. on Hunter Trial Hill on Knights Hill Road.

October 31, 2017 | By KATHEE STAHL Special to the C-I (Camden, S.C.) | Equine


Spartans hope to close season out with a home win

This is hardly the way which Will Rice, his staff and the Camden Military Academy fotball team thought their season would end.

October 27, 2017 | Tom Didato | Camden Military


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Articles By Author - Tom Didato


Payne’s recruiting journey closes after his signing with Crusaders

Not all high school student-athletes enjoyed being wooed by college coaches and being told how great they are and what the school and the program ...

February 20, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Small ball carries Dogs into round 3

In what amounted to a chess match on hardwood, Ron McKie played Clinton head coach Eddie Romines like Bobby Fischer.

February 20, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Dogs repel Trojans in round one, 82-44

Knowing all too well the mindset of a four seed when taking on a region champion, Camden boys' basketball coach Ron McKie warned his squad ...

February 16, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Camden’s Ayers brings complete package with him to The Citadel

Before Ryland Ayers signed his National Letter of Intent to continue his academic and football-playing days at The Citadel, Camden High head football coach Brian ...

February 16, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Quick start carries Falcons over Demons, 67-52

COLUMBIA --- Making its first appearance in state postseason play in eight seasons, Lugoff-Elgin showed signs of rust in Wednesday's 4A Lower State tournament opener ...

February 16, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Branham ‘centered’ on new position at Mars Hill

When college recruiters darkened Matt Campbell's door to check on Lugoff-Elgin's senior football prospects, most came to look into the situation along the ...

February 13, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Camden girls finish in third after 41-27 setback

Heading into Thursday's regular season finale with visiting Columbia, Camden girls' basketball coach Natalie Jeffcoat said the temptation was there to slow the game ...

February 13, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Bulldogs ‘Cam do’...

In the span of just a few minutes, Camden showed why it could stick around in the AAA boys' state basketball playoffs or, could find ...

February 13, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Chapin proves to be Demons’ kryptonite, again

One by one, eyes red and swollen, they emerged from the mini gym at Lugoff-Elgin High School following a lengthy team meeting conducted by head ...

February 09, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Lakewood gets past Lady Demons, 40-27

Von Duncan is no different than any other coach who wants nothing more for her Lugoff-Elgin girls' basketball team than to put all facets of ...

February 09, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Gators take a bite out of L-E, 59-51

Proving it can get it done with defenders in their face as well as with unobstructed looks at the basket, Lakewood used its length to ...

February 09, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


Dogs win Region 4 crown

Taking matters into their own hands, the Camden boys' basketball team left Indian Land with a win and the Region 4-AAA championship on Tuesday night.

February 09, 2018 | Tom Didato | Sports


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