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TSA's Hunley to run track, play volleyball for Randolph

DALZELL - Taja Hunley has been an extremely busy student-athlete during her time at Thomas Sumter Academy. She competed in volleyball in the fall, basketball in the winter and in track and field in the spring. Now that she is coming to the end of … more

Sumter wrestler Hannah McElroy signs with PC

Hannah McElroy, the lone female wrestler on Sumter High School's varsity wrestling team, signed on with Presbyterian College's nascent women's wrestling team on Friday. McElroy said she became interested in the male-dominated sport because of her … more

Manning, Dalzell Legion to hold organizational baseball meetings

The Manning-Santee American Legion Post 68 baseball program will have an organizational meeting for both its junior and senior teams on Saturday, May 5, beginning at 9:30 a.m. The meeting will take place at the American Legion hut located at 552 … more

One step away

The SCISA baseball state playoffs resume on Monday with Laurence Manning Academy, Wilson Hall and Robert E. Lee Academy playing in their respective semifinal series. LMA, the 2-time defending 3A state champion, will try to keep alive its hopes of … more

Former world No. 35 Govortsova playing in Palmetto Pro Open after having baby

Olga Govortsova is trying to work her way back up the world rankings in women's tennis after taking time off to have a baby. Part of that journey means competing in qualifying tournaments to just get in the main draw for $25,000 USTA Pro Circuit … more

P-15's, Junior P-15's play today at Riley beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Both the Sumter P-15's and the Junior P-15's will be playing host to their counterparts from Camden Post 17 in American Legion baseball second-round state playoff series today at Riley Park. The … more

Pistons, Dwane Casey agree to 5-year deal

DETROIT - Dwane Casey has agreed to a five-year deal to become head coach of the Detroit Pistons, two people familiar with the situation have told The Associated Press. The people spoke Monday on condition of anonymity because the team had not … more

Thomas Sumter girls place 2nd

The Lakewood High School boys track and field team qualified for five spots in next weekend's 4A state meet while Crestwood qualified for two positions among the boys and one for the girls in the 4A … more

Seventh heaven

COLUMBIA - The Cardinal Newman softball team did everything it could to stop Wilson Hall in Game 2 of the SCISA 3A state championship series. Lady Cardinals starting pitcher Jasmine Hogan gave up two runs and scattered six hits through six full … more

Laurence Manning standout Morris will play baseball for Francis Marion

Sometimes it's good to know people who know people. That is certainly the case for Morgan Morris. The Laurence Manning Academy baseball standout has his headmaster and American Legion baseball head coach Spencer Jordan to thank for helping him … more

Lakewood's Richardson signs with St. Andrews

Jaron Richardson was part of a rebuilding football program at Lakewood High School in his senior season. Now he will get to play a part in helping build a program on the collegiate level. Richardson, who played defensive back for the Gators, … more

SHS' McAlister to play soccer for Fire Ants

Like so many young people playing high school soccer, Connor McAlister began playing the sport a decade earlier. McAlister began playing recreational league soccer when he was four years old. He moved on to playing club soccer and the next step … more

Sumter "O"Zone wins bracket in eventful fashion

The Sumter 11-12 year-old "O"Zone all-star baseball team fought its way back through the losers bracket, winning three games in less than 24 hours to win its 8-team, double-elimination bracket in its state tournament at Timken Sports Complex in … more

Sumter 7-8 coaches pitch team goes undefeated winning state

It was far from an easy task, but the Sumter 7-8 year-old coaches pitch all-star softball team won the Dixie Darlings state tournament on Wednesday at Shaver Complex in Seneca. It's the first time a Sumter all-star team has won state in that age … more

Scott's Branch boys track and field team defends 1A state title

Robert Matterson was well aware what was at stake when he took to the track at Spring Valley High School's Harry Parone Stadium to prepare to run the anchor leg in the 4x400-meter relay for Scott's Branch High in the 1A track and field state … more

Sumter Rally Cats to play in SC Junior Team championships

As the president of the Sumter Tennis Association, Dr. Carol Alan is looking for ways to improve tennis participation, especially among young people. That's why she and her husband, Dr. Rodney Alan, formed the Sumter Rally Cats, a Junior Team … more

USC, Clemson, Coastal open regional play today with hopes of deep runs in NCAAs

South Carolina and Coastal Carolina are back in the NCAA baseball tournament after missing out on it a year ago. Both are no doubt hungry to win a regional, all 16 of which begin today. While Clemson is hosting its third regional in three seasons … more

Bats go cold, Fire Ants bow out of Eastern District tourney

An inability to hit the baseball is the reason the University of South Carolina Sumter's season came to an end on Friday. The Fire Ants managed just two hits in a 2-0 loss to Monroe College and were held to four in a 6-3 loss to ASA Brooklyn that … more

Gators' Parrish to play baseball for Erskine

Chris Parrish had the opportunity to play in some baseball tournaments in Due West in Greenwood County during his junior year of high school. That's where Erskine College is located. Parrish liked … more

Game 2 between Lady Barons, CN rescheduled

While the process may not have been pretty, the final result for the Wilson Hall softball team on Monday was absolutely beautiful. Kathryn Sistare's single back up the middle scored Becka Noyes with the winning run in the bottom of the eighth … more
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