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49ers down Bears 32-7 in ‘Monday Night Football’

November 20, 2012
49ers down Bears 32-7 in ‘Monday Night Football’

The San Francisco 49ers hammered the Chicago Bears 32-7 in Monday Night Football Monday night in San Francisco. With 49ers quarterback Alex Smith sitting out the game with a concussion, backup Colin Kaepernick led the team in his first career start, going 16 of 23 for 243 yards with two touchdowns. The Bears’ regular quarterback,…

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Holland to sign with Duke

November 16, 2012
Holland to sign with Duke

Seneca High School senior Kianna Holland is set to sign a National Letter of Intent to play basketball at Duke University. The signing will take place Friday night at Gignilliate Gym Conference Room. Holland is regarded by ESPN Hoopgurlz as one of the top 30 overall players in the country and is the 8th ranked…

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Cabrera, Posey wins baseball’s MVP award

November 16, 2012

Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers won the American League Most Valuable Player award Thursday and the San Francisco Giants’ Butch Posey was named the winner in the National League, both getting the honor by wide margins. Cabrera, the first Triple Crown winner in 45 years, got 22 of 28 first place…

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Season ends for Goose Greek following denial of appeal

November 15, 2012
Season ends for Goose Greek following denial of appeal

An appeal by the Goose Creek High School football team to overturn a disqualification ruling was denied on Wednesday in a meeting with the Executive Committee of the South Carolina High School League.  The meeting was held behind closed doors in Columbia.  As a result of the appeal, the Gators’ season comes to an end.…

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Dickey, Price win Cy Young Award

November 15, 2012
Dickey, Price win Cy Young Award

Pitchers R.A. Dickey of the New York Mets and David Price of the Tampa Bay Rays won the Cy Young Award Wednesday, in the National and American Leagues, respectively. Price just beat out Justin Verlander in voting by the Baseball Writers’ Assocation of America, 153 points to 149 points, keeping the Detroit Tigers’ ace from…

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Melvin, Johnson named Baseball Managers of the Year

November 14, 2012

Bob Melvin of the Oakland Athletics and the Washington Nationals’ Davey Johnson were named baseball’s Managers of the Year Tuesday, Melvin for the American League and Johnson in the National League. Melvin beat out the Baltimore Orioles’ Buck Showalter in a close vote by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America. In his first full season…

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Roethlisberger has sprained shoulder

November 14, 2012
Roethlisberger has sprained shoulder

The Pittsburgh Steelers disclosed Tuesday that Ben Roethlisberger suffered a sprained shoulder when he was sacked in the third quarter the night before in the game against the Kansas City Chiefs, an injury that forced him to leave the game. Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said that Roethlisberger will not play this Sunday.  Byron Leftwich will…

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Angels Trout, Nationals’ Harper win baseball’s Rookie of the Year

November 13, 2012

Outfielders Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels and Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals won baseball’s Rookie of the Year awards on Monday. The 21-year-old Trout was a unanimous pick in voting by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America and the youngest-ever American League Rookie of the Year winner, while the 20-year-old Harper became…

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Steelers top Chiefs 16-13 in ‘Monday Night Football’, Roethlisberger hurt

November 13, 2012
Steelers top Chiefs 16-13 in ‘Monday Night Football’, Roethlisberger hurt

The Pittsburgh Steelers pulled off a 16-13 overtime victory over the Kansas City Chiefs Monday night after letting them tie the game at the end of regulation, but the Monday Night Football win in Pittsburgh was tempered by the loss of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who left the game in the third quarter when a…

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Westminster man dies in Saturday tractor accident

November 10, 2012

A Westminster man is dead following a tractor accident Saturday afternoon.  Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis says 68 year-old Furman Wallace “Dink” Blackwell died at the scene near Alice Lane in Westminster.  Police say 911 was notified of the incident just before 4:00 PM on Saturday when a passerby noticed the overturned tractor.  Addis says…

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