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Horry County Fire Combat Team competing in world championship

(Source: Team Horry Facebook) (Source: Team Horry Facebook)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Members with Horry County Fire Rescue Combat Challenge Team will be competing in the annual World Firefighter Combat Challenge in Montgomery, Alabama; coverage will also be available live on ESPN3.  

Public Information Officer Lisa Bourcier said a total of 100 relay teams will compete October 19-October 24 for a place in the 64 team finals bracket Saturday.

Team Horry has already secured their place in the finals and will compete for seeding throughout the week. 

The team is made up of the following members:

  • Team Leader Captain Michael Medeiros
  • Captain David Howell
  • Lieutenant Kenneth Norton
  • Firefighter Michael Mabe
  • Firefighter Paramedic Josh McCarthy.

The event can be watched via live stream at live.xalive.co/sfcc.html with live coverage via ESPN3 on Friday and Saturday. 

For previous coverage on the Horry County Combat team and competitions, click here.

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