With her squad in the middle of a battle for a berth in the 4A state playoffs, Lugoff-Elgin volleyball coach Susan Morris was hardly ready to overlook her team's final non-region tri-match of the season, especially this one.
As far as Louis Clyburn is concerned, Chesterfield has a lousy sense of timing.
REMBERT -- For the better part of the season, opposing offenses have shied away from trying to run the football between the tackles against the Camden defense.
Thomas Austin did not stay unemployed for very long.
While it is not exactly a case of the dark knight being dead, in this instance, he has a couple of chinks in his armor.
Now is not the time for hysterics or pulling out the "win one for the Gipper" speech.
Former Lugoff-Elgin High principals and head football coaches, Willie Mickle and Creig Tyler, will be honored by the school at tonight's "Legends Night" ceremony to be held in conjunction with the Demons' home football game against Lexington at L-E Stadium.
If people are wondering what has happened to the Crestwood football team, which finished the non-region portion of its schedule with a 1-4 record, Camden head coach Jimmy Neal has an easy answer for them. Just take a gander at the Knights' schedule.
Drew Goshorn saw one chance pass him by. His Camden Military Academy teammates made sure he had the opportunity to make up for it.
Sometimes, being in the right place at the right time is not the best place to be.
KERSHAW -- More injuries, another win.
In a day and age in which professional athletes too often follow the trail of money and put "me" instead of "we," five of this country's best Hunter jumper riders will forsake a trip to one of the sport's premier events in favor of trying to do something for their sport with a world-wide audience following their every move.
Camden's Michael Kohn won the first game of his Major League career last Friday as the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim downed the Tampa Bay Rays, 4-3.
Those tears which streamed down the faces of the North Central volleyball players following their season-ending loss to Landrum in the second round of last year's class A state tournament, have been replaced by girls with a gleam in their eye, ready to add to the winning legacy of the Lady Knights' program this year.
Like many of the fans at tonight's home tri-match with Cardinal Newman and rival Lugoff-Elgin, Camden High volleyball coach Paige Wilson will be interested to see how her new-look Lady Bulldogs answer the opening bell in the 5 p.m. start.
After suffering a 10-9, 10-inning loss to Inman on Sunday, the Kershae County Post 17 American Legion baseball team fell into the elimination bracket in the double-elimination event.
SUMTER --- When you are in new territory, you sometimes like to feel your way around before you get comfortable.
As he was heading home in the wee hours of Friday morning from Thursday's evening's baseball game at Georgetown, Kershaw County American Legion baseball team pitching coach Will Dorton stopped by a gas station to fill his car's tank. While there, Dorton, who still had his Post 17 uniform on, had a local police officer come up to him asking how the team did and who was pitching in that night's third game.
Before they left following Wednesday morning's off-season contioning session, members of the Lugoff-Elgin football team took a knee and listened to their head coach who was in his third full day on the job.
It was a normal day which was about to take an abrupt U-turn.
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