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Familiar faces

Competing in the state playoffs of any sport normally affords a team the opportunity to see some fresh faces on the opposing rosters. Not so for the Sumter High School baseball team in the District VII tournament of the 5A state playoffs. The …

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Crowe, Cortes lead Gamecocks past Gators 4-2

GAINESVILLE, FLA. – Junior right-hander Wil Crowe allowed just one run in 7-plus innings of work and freshman outfielder Carlos Cortes hit his fifth homer of the year as 18th-ranked South …

Sears strikes out 15, Citadel falls to Samford 1-0

COLUMBIA -- Eighth-ranked South Carolina fought and rallied to score four in the bottom of the seventh inning, but fell short as 13th-ranked Mississippi State edged the Gamecocks 7-4 on Friday at …
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SHS baseball tops Summerville 4-2

SUMMERVILLE – Lathan Todd tossed five shutout innings as the Sumter High School baseball team closed out its regular season with a 4-2 victory over Summerville on Friday at the Summerville …
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Tigers continue to rise under Lee

Clemson coach Monte Lee measures his baseball team in 10-game segments, and the records of 7-3, 9-1, 9-1 and 8-2 are more than satisfying to him. "Up to this point," he said Monday, "I don't know if I could have asked for more out of my …

Tigers split doubleheader with Wake Forest

CLEMSON - Fourth-ranked Clemson split a doubleheader with No. 17 Wake Forest on Saturday at Doug Kingsmore Stadium, taking the first game 11-0 before falling in the second 8-3. In the opening game, Alex Eubanks tossed a 7-hit shutout with a …
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The story of Shoot Yo Leg

I sat bolt upright on the couch, wide awake. It was pitch black dark in the clubhouse, with only a very faint glow in the windows from the moon. Feeling around on the floor by the couch, I found my boots and retrieved a small penlight from the toe …

Some eagle sightings

My attention was focused on the turkeys out in the field to our front, but I knew the crows were after something. They were putting up quite a fuss, and were headed in our direction. I looked up just as they started to pass overhead. "Look at …
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Clippers lose Griffin to toe injury

SALT LAKE CITY - Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin is out for the remainder of the playoffs with a toe injury suffered in Friday night's win against the Utah Jazz. The team announced Saturday that the 5-time All-Star was diagnosed with …