Category Archives: Sports

Lander anglers finish autumn season in style

[caption id="attachment_28441" align="alignleft" width="225"] Lander fishermen show their trophies after a strong showing in the Clemson Fall Trail. Pictured, from left, Corey Waits and Tyler Lusk.[/caption] Lander University isn’t widely known for spawning top-notch fishermen, but that is rapidly changing. This fall, the Lander Bass Fishing team climbed a few more notches by placing three…
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Limestone College’s Charles Wyatt Named to S.C. Athletic Hall of Fame Board

Charles Wyatt, the Vice President for Communications and Marketing at Limestone College, has been selected to serve on the Board of Directors for the South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame. The mission of the South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame (SCAHOF) is to honor those who, by outstanding achievement or service, have made lasting contributions…
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Forty-Fourth Annual Assaults on Mt. Mitchell and Marion Announced, Registration Open!

[caption id="attachment_27462" align="alignleft" width="200"] Corey Davis was the fastest rider in 2018, completing The Assault on Mt. Mitchell with a 05:09:46 time.[/caption] The Freewheelers Cycling Association of Spartanburg is pleased to announce the 2019 Assaults on Mt. Mitchell and Marion presented by Greenville Health System (GHS) is set for Monday, May 20, 2019. This one-day…
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Mountains to Main Street Festival returns this Spring with a new twist

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Mountains to Main Street Festival returns for two weekends in 2019 with a new triathlon course. The triathlon portion of the festival is getting a new name to reflect its new course, said Jeremey Davis, owner of SetUp Events and the race’s director. The OconeeMan Triathlon will be held entirely around…
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Limestone Removes Interim Title, Brian Turk Named Saints Head Football Coach

Limestone College and Vice President of Intercollegiate Athletics Mike Cerino have removed the interim tag from the title of Brian Turk, promoting the former University of South Carolina assistant coach to guide the Saints as the head football coach effective immediately. Turk, who served as the running backs coach and recruiting coordinator under former head…
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Greenville Country Club Tennis Players Win USTA South Carolina Awards

GREENVILLE, S.C.— Two Greenville Country Club (GCC) tennis players have been honored for their tennis achievements by the United States Tennis Association (USTA) of South Carolina. Al Cannon has been named as the Adult Male Player of the Year which recognizes players who have an outstanding year that is reflected in state, sectional, and national…
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Converse Taps Hidden Valley Farm’s Amelia Nowicki to Lead Equestrian Program

(SPARTANBURG, S.C.) – Converse College announces the hire of Amelia Nowicki as coach for the Valkyries equestrian program. Nowicki is owner and operator of Hidden Valley Farm in Inman, S.C., a hunter/jumper boarding and training facility that will become home to the Converse program. She begins her duties immediately with the team, which placed third…
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SCMA Annual Golf Tournament

October 29, 2018 Musgrove Mill Golf Club The SCMA 15th Annual Golf Classic will be held on Monday, October 29th at Musgrove Mill Golf Club, in Clinton, SC. The purpose of this tournament is to raise funds for our Association's legislative activities and Political Action Committee, which helps with our lobbying efforts in Columbia. Our…
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Registration Open for True to the Brew Half Marathon Race Series

Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF) is pleased to announce Budweiser of Spartanburg as the titled sponsor of the first True to the Brew Trail Run along the Croft Passage of the Palmetto Trail. This half marathon is part of a series of runs and hikes along the Palmetto Trail that began last year along the Peak…
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