Blog Archives

Gamecocks, Tigers land baseball commits

September 17, 2012

The baseball teams from Clemson and South Carolina both landed commitments in the past few days.  For South Carolina, third baseman Elliott Caldwell (6-3 205) of Spartanburg Methodist JC committed Sunday night for the 2013 class according to TheBigSpur.com. Caldwell is a product of Wren High School and previously played at Winthrop before SMJC.  Clemson…

Read more »

College Football Scoreboard (Week 3)

September 15, 2012
College Football Scoreboard (Week 3)

SATURDAY (9/15) SCOREBOARD #24 Arizona 56 South Carolina State 0 (Matt Scott threw for 288 yards and three touchdowns on 30-of-36 passing, and added a 10-yard scoring run.) #22 UCLA 37 Houston 6 (Redshirt freshman Brett Hundley passed for 320 yards and two touchdowns.) Utah 24 #25 Brigham Young 21 (Utah defensive tackle Star Lotulelei…

Read more »

Notre Dame, sans football, to join ACC

September 12, 2012
Notre Dame, sans football, to join ACC

Notre Dame will join the Atlantic Coast Conference as a full member with the exception of football, but will play five football games annually against ACC teams, according to reports on ESPN.  The Irish will join the ACC as soon as it can exit the Big East.  The Big East currently requires members to provide…

Read more »

September 22 game times announced

September 11, 2012

The time has been set for the Clemson at Florida State football game to be played on Saturday, September 22 at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee, FL. The game is set to kick off at 8:00 PM and will be broadcast on ABC.  The South Carolina-Missouri football game, scheduled for earlier that day will kick…

Read more »

Weekend Deadlier than Labor Day

September 10, 2012

This weekend proved to be more deadly on South Carolina roads, than just 1 week before.  The South Carolina Department of transportation reported only 1 fatality during the Labor Day weekend.  However, Two upstate teenagers lost their lives as a result of traffic accidents during this past weekend.  A 17 year old Seneca teen died…

Read more »

DeAndre Hopkins, Andre Ellington spark No. 12 Clemson

September 8, 2012
DeAndre Hopkins, Andre Ellington spark No. 12 Clemson

DeAndre Hopkins caught three touchdown passes, Andre Ellington rushed for two scores and punter Spencer Benton kicked a 61-yard field goal to break an Atlantic Coast Conference record in Clemson’s 52-27 victory over Ball State on Saturday.  It was the second straight game the Tigers surpassed 500 yards on offense.

Read more »

Study finds hits taking toll on NFL players

September 6, 2012
Study finds hits taking toll on NFL players

A study of former NFL players finds they were unusually prone to dying from degenerative brain disease, the latest indication that repeated blows to the head may cause serious trouble later on. The death rate from Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Lou Gehrig’s disease combined was about three times what one would predict from the general population,…

Read more »

USC gets Tarheel State lefty

September 5, 2012

USC has landed one of the top pitchers in North Carolina for the 2014 class in lefthander Alex Destino of Weaverville. The Asheville Citizen-Times reported Destino committed to the Gamecocks last week. He picked the Gamecocks over Georgia, North Carolina and NC State. Last season Destino averaged 1.4 strikeouts per inning. As a hitter he…

Read more »

Rockies get shutout over Braves

September 5, 2012

Carlos Gonzales hit his second home run since July 23 to give Colorado the lead and the Rockies went on to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-0 on Tuesday night. Four pitchers combined on a nine-hit shutout. Carloes Torres, who took over after starter Drew Pomeranz lasted only three innings, threw three scoreless frames. He allowed…

Read more »

USC Nabs Junior Righty

September 4, 2012

Phil Kornblut reports that highly rated RHP Braden Webb (6-4 185) of Owasso, OK has committed to USC for the 2014 class.  Kornblut cites John Whittle at the BigSpur.com. North Carolina and Oklahoma State were two other schools Webb strongly considered. He visited USC in July and the Gamecocks apparently were the team to beat…

Read more »

Weather

Calendar

  • November 25, 2014 5:15 pmBlue Ridge Tree Lighting
  • November 27, 2014 10:00 amWestminster Community Thanksgiving Meal
  • November 29, 2014 2:00 pmRestoration Church of God will host "Pictures with Santa"
  • December 1, 2014 6:00 pmSeneca' Christmas Parade
AEC v1.0.4