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P-15's win via forfeit

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Quick explosion

All of the offense that Sumter found in its bats in its two series in the American Legion baseball state playoffs disappeared in the opening game …

C/N picks up where it left off in 15-1 rout of Inman

Cottingham, Rogers power Post 1 rout of Greenville

Camden tops error-prone Rock Hill


14-year-old Sumter all-stars open state tournament with win

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Muschamp trying to imitate Spurrier’s success, not quips

HOOVER, Ala. — South Carolina coach Will Muschamp didn’t try to emulate the wisecracking Steve Spurrier at the microphone. “There’s only one Steve Spurrier in life, and I’m not it,” Muschamp said. He replaced Spurrier as the …

Cowboys end USC’s seson with a 3-1 victory

COLUMBIA – There was no losers bracket magic for South Carolina this weekend. Oklahoma State completed a 2-game sweep of the NCAA Baseball super regional with a 3-1 victory on another hot day in front of a crowd of 7,677 at Founders …
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Clemson, FSU keeping firm control of ACC’s Atlantic Division

CHARLOTTE — Clemson star quarterback Deshaun Watson is driven by the goal of winning another Atlantic Coast Conference championship and returning to the College Football Playoff’s title game. He also knows the Tigers’ biggest obstacle sits …

Clemson’s Venables charged with restocking defense

SUNSET — Clemson defensive ends coach Marion Hobby joked he’ll sometimes wake up in the middle of the night pining for the Tigers former All-American lineman Shaq Lawson, shouting, “Shaq, get in there.” It’s like that across the board …
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The joy of fishing

Her laughter surprised me, and I wondered what I had done that was so funny. But I soon realized that she wasn't laughing at me; it was just an outburst of sheer joy. We were catching fish, and it was fun! Actually, she was doing most of the …
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Gordon: I forgot how hard this was

INDIANAPOLIS — For substitute driver Jeff Gordon, practice didn’t make perfect on Friday afternoon. Instead, it reminded Gordon just how difficult driving a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series car can be. In all fairness, Gordon has scant experience …