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Demons take low road to top Dogs for MCCU title

Clogging the paint area like an overturned tractor trailer on a two-lane highway, Lugoff-Elgin forced Camden to beat them from outside.

December 23, 2016 | Tom Didato | Sports


Lady Bulldogs have too much in tank for undermanned L-E

me ghost of Christmas past?

December 23, 2016 | Tom Didato | Sports


North Central sweeps to third-place finishes

If you are going to win one game in a tournament you want it to be the last one, regardless of where you finish in the event.

December 23, 2016 | Tom Didato | Sports


Tomlin, Holley help Lady Knights take down McBee, 59-41

A folding chair with a cushioned seat and back rest and nobody standing or sitting in front or beside him and not having to yell at anybody; it was the best of all worlds for Mitch Lowder.

December 20, 2016 | Tom Didato | North Central High/Middle


Slow start dooms Knights in 72-67 loss

Well before the start of Thursday's game with visiting McBee, North Central boys' basketball coach Kerry Hayes was talking with one of his players and telling him the importance of getting off to a good start in the opening minutes of the contest.

December 20, 2016 | Tom Didato | North Central High/Middle


The Jimmy Neal File

Jimmy Neal is a Camden native and a 1974 graduate of Camden High School

December 16, 2016 | Tom Didato | Education


Neal steps down as Camden coach/AD

Saying it was "just time," Camden head football coach and athletic director Jimmy Neal has decided to step down from both positions at the end of the 2016-17 academic year.

December 16, 2016 | Tom Didato | Education


Demons continue mat mastery over Camden

Joey Hendrix did not need visual proof to know just how loaded the Lugoff-Elgin wrestling team is this season.

December 16, 2016 | Tom Didato | Sports


Crim's 20 leads Lady Bulldogs past L-E, 44-43

Setting the stage for what would be a nail-biting doubleheader, Camden held off host Lugoff-Elgin and came away with a 44-43 win in a girls' basketball game played Friday night inside the Demons Den.

December 13, 2016 | By TYLER CUPP Special to the C-I (Camden, S.C.) | Sports


Samuel’s breakout night leads Demons past CHS

In a second of two games in which one team would not go away on Friday night, the Lugoff-Elgin boys held off a hot-shooting Camden squad, 56-51, in front of a near-capacity crowd inside the Demons Den at L-E.

December 13, 2016 | By TYLER CUPP Special to the C-I (Camden, S.C.) | Sports


Knights make Hayes work for first win

assistant coach Andy Johnson leading up to and during North Central's season-opening 61-58 win over visiting Camden on Tuesday.

December 02, 2016 | Tom Didato | Sports


Lady Bulldogs race past North Central, 70-48

Having received their share of being beaten up under the boards in their pre-season scrimmages, the Camden girls' basketball team used Tuesday's season opener at North Central to dish out some of its own brand of aggression.

December 02, 2016 | Tom Didato | Sports


Beckley follows through on his Citadel commitment

(Camden, S.C.) sports editor

November 29, 2016 | Tom Didato | Camden High/Middle


Lincoln Memorial gets a steal in Baker

It has been more than a season and a change since Alexis Baker suited up for a softball game at North Central High School. That fact did not slow schools down from trying to gain her services both on the field and in the classroom.

November 29, 2016 | Tom Didato | North Central High/Middle


It's business as usual for Kingsley, Top Striker

Some people guzzle champagne out of the bottle inside a locker room following a landmark victory. Others, like Camden's Arch Kingsley Jr., sip from a bowl of soup while sitting in front of a roaring fire along with his family.

November 25, 2016 | Tom Didato | Equine


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Articles By Author - Tom Didato


Demons hold off Dogs for season sweep

Combating a much taller opponent in Lugoff-Elgin, you can only imagine what was going through Camden High coach Ron McKie's head when his two ...

January 24, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Lady Bulldogs top short-handed L-E

For a coach whose team is already short on numbers, playing three games in the same week is bad enough. When you have two contests ...

January 24, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Central snaps NC's two-game win streak

Turning a pair of late-game turnovers back into turnovers help short-circuit what was a two-game North Central boys' win streak and helped Central leave The ...

January 20, 2017 | Tom Didato | North Central High/Middle


Lady Knights run out of gas in being dealt 54-40 setback

Anyone within earshot could have given the North Central girls' basketball team a heads up as to what was to be the points of emphasis ...

January 20, 2017 | Tom Didato | North Central High/Middle


Dogs drop to third in 4-AAA wrestling

On a Tuesday night which started with an emotional salute to Camden High volunteer wrestling coach Bill Carlton, the evening went out with a whimper ...

January 13, 2017 | Tom Didato | Camden High/Middle


A Pawsome Experience

Picking up his children from school is not the most glamorous or exciting way to celebrate winning a national championship. For Thomas Austin, though, it ...

January 13, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Working on a Dream

It is a phrase which has become so commonplace at college signings that it is almost standard issue when a student-athlete talks about the biggest ...

January 10, 2017 | Tom Didato | Sports


Demons down Dreher, 62-59

Garrett Knight knows what his team can do on their home court. Now, the fourth-year Lugoff-Elgin head coach wants to see what his squad is ...

January 06, 2017 | Tom Didato | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle


Murray, Dreher trip up Lady Demons

New year. New look. Same goals and determination.

January 06, 2017 | Tom Didato | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle


Top Striker finalist for Eclipse Award

Thanks in large part to his 10 ½-length win in November's $150,000 Marion duPont Scott Colonial Cup (GR. I), Top Striker went from ...

January 06, 2017 | Tom Didato | Equine


Galloway signs to play baseball at FDTC

Getting called up to the varsity squad as a freshman can be a heady occasion for a young athlete. For Chase Galloway, his promotion to ...

December 27, 2016 | Tom Didato | Lugoff-Elgin High/Middle


Morgan lays out hiring process for CHS and NC posts

After having had two head football coaches/athletic directors resign within a week, rumors as to what will take place and who might be interested ...

December 23, 2016 | Tom Didato | Sports


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