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TUESDAY SPORTS: Furman Falls Again

February 25, 2014

Senior Lucas Troutman posted a game-high 23 points and seven rebounds to power the Elon Phoenix to a 78-49 victory over Furman in Southern Conference action on Monday night at Timmons Arena.   With the loss, Furman slipped to 9-19 overall and 3-12 in league play. ___________________________________________________ The Clemson men are in action Tuesday night…

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MONDAY SPORTS: Clemson completes sweep of Maine

February 24, 2014

Garrett Boulware went 3-for-4 with three RBIs to lead #13 Clemson to a 10-2 win over Maine at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Sunday afternoon to complete the three-game sweep. The Tigers (5-1) scored four runs in the first inning and added four runs in the third inning to build a 9-1 lead and never looked…

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FRIDAY SPORTS: Season ends for Oconee basketball teams

February 21, 2014

In high school basketball playoffs on Thursday, the Greenville Red Raiders put an end to the season for Seneca’s boys with a 57-51 win. Walhalla’s boys fell on the road at Traveler’s Rest 65-53. Elsewhere the Tamassee-Salem girls saw their season come to a close with a 74-24 loss to Christ Church. The TS boy’s…

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WEDNESDAY SPORTS: Clemson downs NC State

February 19, 2014

Rod Hall posted a career-high 20 points and Clemson registered its largest point total of the ACC regular season in a 73-56 victory over NC State in Littlejohn Coliseum on Tuesday. The win snapped a three-game losing streak for Clemson, improving the Tigers to 16-9 on the season, 7-6 in the ACC. ______________________________________________________________________________ In the…

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TUESDAY SPORTS: Walhalla wins; advances to playoffs

February 18, 2014

In high school basketball Monday, Walhalla’s boys defeated West-Oak 65-42. Will Robert led the way with his 19 points for the Razorbacks. Monday night’s game was the regular season finale. Hal Dunlap’s team clinches the fourth seed in Western AAA and will face Travelers Rest on the road at 7:00 PM Thursday. On the girl’s…

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MONDAY SPORTS: Tigers defeat Eastern Michigan

February 17, 2014

Jay Baum went 3-for-5 with two RBIs and the go-ahead, run-scoring single in the eighth inning as #13 Clemson rallied for a 9-7 win over Eastern Michigan at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The Tigers improved to 2-1 on the season. The Tigers trailed 7-6 entering the eighth inning before scoring three runs without…

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FRIDAY SPORTS: Winter games begin in Sochi

February 7, 2014

Although some events were already held Thursday, the Sochi Winter Olympics officially open Friday with the opening ceremony, including the lighting of the Olympic flame and the parade of all the nations’ athletes. Although the ceremony is taking place at 11:00 a.m. ET, NBC won’t be airing it until Friday evening, starting at 7:30 p.m. ET.…

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THURSDAY SPORTS: Clemson, USC finish with top 20 classes

February 6, 2014

Clemson signed a top 15 recruiting class for 2014 Wednesday and added a major piece to their 2015 class in OL Mitch Hyatt (6-6 265) of Suwanee, GA. A couple surprises late in the day gave South Carolina the 19th best class in the country. Some of the National Signing Day highlights: DB Wesley Green of…

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WEDNESDAY SPORTS: Happy National Signing Day

February 5, 2014

It’s National Signing Day. Clemson, South Carolina, and colleges around the nation wait on the signatures on the letters of intent from prep players around the country today. Locally, Alana Grant of Seneca has signed to run cross country at Southern Wesleyan. The signing took place at an 11:30 AM ceremony at SHS. ____________________________________________________________________ In area…

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TUESDAY SPORTS: Furman falls to Samford

February 4, 2014

Samford shot 60% in the second half, including connecting on 6-of-9 three-point attempts over the final 20 minutes, to erase a 10-point deficit en route to a 76-68 victory over Furman in Southern Conference men’s basketball action Monday evening at Timmons Arena. With Furman leading 41-31 following Stephen Croone’s three-point play with 17:25 remaining in…

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  • August 22, 2014 8:00 pmOconee State Park Square Dance
  • August 22, 2014 8:15 pmTown of West Union's Movie Night in the Park
  • August 23, 2014 11:00 amTaylor-Neal Reunion
  • August 23, 2014 11:00 amBBQ & Bluegrass
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