Chicago Cubs legend makes special appearance at Pelicans’ Cubs-A-Palooza

Lamar native, former Steeler to be inducted into Clemson Ring of Honor

  Future NCAA stars shine on the hardwood at Big Shots Tournament

Socastee High unveils monument in honor of Hunter Renfrow

Coroner: Ex-Clemson RB drowned while swimming at Ga. state park

’Can’t be a punk and play football’: SC women’s tackle football league scouts new players

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  US holds on to defeat England 2-1, advances to World Cup final

Former CCU baseball star named to American League All-Star team

Conway gives key to the city to former UofSC football standout

US defeats France 2-1, advances to semis in World Cup

WMBF is the 2019 home of the Carolina Panthers

Panthers Hold 7-on-7 High School Football Passing Tournament for Local Teams

Tickets going on sale for 2019 Panthers London game

Tickets for the Carolina Panthers v Tampa Bay Buccaneers game at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium go on sale on Thursday, June 27 at 5 a.m. EST.

Former CCU baseball standout a finalist in inaugural Google MLB All-Star Starters Election

Former Coastal Carolina baseball standout Tommy La Stella is a finalist for the inaugural Google MLB All-Star Starters Election.

Myrtlewood Golf’s Palmetto Course closes for renovation work

According to a press release, the Palmetto Course closed on June 24 and will reopen for play on Sept. 1.

Florence Center decides to not renew Carolina Havoc’s contract

The Carolina Havoc won’t be playing at the Florence Center next season.

  ‘It’s a challenging track’: Rookie racer hits Darlington Raceway track for the first time

PGA HOPE provides veterans with free golf lessons as way to rehabilitate

  Runners journey 394 miles to honor fallen officers

Arch Madness: Blues win 1st Stanley Cup, beating Bruins 4-1

City of Myrtle Beach recognizes Myrtle Beach High School state tennis champs

  Some criticize U.S. women’s soccer team for celebrating goals in 13-0 rout of Thailand

Edwin McCain to sing National Anthem at Southern 500 race in Darlington

Edwin McCain, the South Carolina native and pop music artist, will sing the National Anthem ahead of the Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.

Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. throwing out first pitch at Myrtle Beach baseball tournament Sunday

Baseball hall-of-famer Cal Ripken Jr. is in Myrtle Beach throwing out the first pitch at the High Tide tournament, a youth baseball event being held at sporting complex that bares his name.

Charlotte football fans sound off on Panthers headquarters relocation to South Carolina

Even though the start of the NFL season is still months away, several Carolina Panthers fans met at Taproom Social in uptown Charlotte for a special gathering Thursday night.

  90-year-old Army veteran sinks hole-in-one on D-Day anniversary

A 90-year-old Army veteran got a hole-in-one at a Conway golf course on a day that means so much to members of the military.

  Brothers aim to lead CCU cross country team into new lanes after record-shattering season

A sibling rivalry on the national stage as two in teal set personal bests at this weeks NCAA Track and Field and Cross Country national championships in Austin Texas.

  Skaters in Florence partner with city to rebuild skate park

From cracks in the concrete to gaping holes on the ramps, the city of Florence and local skaters are looking to invest $200,000 to rebuild the skate park.

  Navy veteran attempts to run across the world, makes stop in Myrtle Beach

It’s the journey of a lifetime for US Navy veteran Dustin Johnson who’s attempting to run across the world.

  Carolina Panthers officially become ‘two states, one team’

Adrian McCrorey says the city of Rock Hill is buzzing after the Panthers officially announced they were moving to town.

Hundreds welcome Carolina Panthers to SC at Rock Hill pep rally

Hundreds of people gathered in Rock Hill’s Fountain Park Wednesday morning for a pep rally to celebrate the Carolina Panthers moving team headquarters to South Carolina.

  Safety net protects fans from loose bat at Pelicans game

After numerous accidents involving foul balls and loose bats flying into the stands at baseball games, the issue of fan safety continues to be a growing concern in Major League Baseball.

Coastal Carolina stays alive in NCAA Regionals with win over Florida A&M

Coastal Carolina didn’t let their first loss in the NCAA Regionals keep them down.

Panthers, SC governor plan party to sign tax break bill

The Carolina Panthers and South Carolina's governor are inviting people to a party in Rock Hill to celebrate up to $120 million in tax breaks.

Coastal offense sputters, Auburn takes advantage in Atlanta regional opener

The electric offense that helped catapult Coastal Carolina into the Atlanta regional was MIA Friday as the Chants struggled to keep up with the high-powered Tigers.

  CCU warms up in Atlanta ahead of regional match-up against battle-tested Auburn

Coastal Carolina enters the Atlanta Regional on a hot streak.

Students, fans, community to send CCU baseball off to NCAA Regionals

The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers are headed back to the NCAA Regionals, and they need your help to send them off to Atlanta.

Coastal baseball lands in Atlanta for NCAA regional

Fresh off their Sun Belt Championship win, the Coastal Carolina University Chanticleers baseball team now know where they’ll play their first game in regional action in the 2019 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Coastal baseball claims back-to-back Sun Belt tourney Championships after 5 wins in 6 days

The Coastal Carolina Chanticleer baseball team is headed back to the NCAA Regionals after an electric run through the Sun Belt Tournament.

Coastal Carolina defeated ULM 10-6 on Saturday night to advance to the title game

Coastal faces Georgia Southern on Monday

Biermann’s Bomb Propels Chants Past UTA in 10 Innings

Coastal advances to Saturday in the tournament

NCAA denies appeal for Clemson football players who tested positive for banned substance

Duo will have to miss the 2019 season

  NASCAR to gain control of Darlington Raceway in $2 billion merger with ISC

Darlington Raceway will soon be under new ownership as NASCAR works to complete a $2 billion merger agreement with the International Speedway Corporation..

  How does a potential Panthers move stack up with other economic ventures in SC

South Carolina is no stranger to luring big businesses.

  Conway businesses hoping for boost with Sun Belt Championship

This week hundreds of families and college baseball fans will be watching the Sun Belt Championship in Conway.

  CCU prepares to take the mound in Sun Belt Conference Baseball Tournament

Tuesday is the start of the Sun Belt Conference Baseball Tournament at Coastal Carolina University’s Springs Brooks Stadium in Conway.

CrossFit opens new doors for sports tourism in Myrtle Beach

CrossFit has shown an explosive growth in popularity across the country, opening new doors for sports tourism opportunities in Myrtle Beach.

  CCU’s Zach Remillard continues chase for the major league

It was a Chanticleer homecoming at the Myrtle Beach Pelicans games this week, as a former Coastal Carolina University College World Series champion returned to the beach as a member of the Winston-Salem Dash.

  CBD gains popularity with athletes

As sports leagues continue to change their stance on the use of cannabidiol or CBD, local distributors are noticing a boost in product sales.

  Coastal’s lone golfer has strong opening round at NCAA regional, tied for second

Coastal Carolina’s lone representative at Monday’s opening round of the NCAA Regional Tournament at TPC Myrtle Beach is making Chant fans proud.

  Referee shortage impacting recreational sports leagues

For more than a decade athletic associations throughout the country have seen the number of certified referees dwindle, forcing leagues to rescheduled or even cancel games.

  CCU Athletics updates Board of Trustees on growth, projects

Coastal Carolina University Board of Trustees chose not to vote Thursday on any budget approvals at this time.

Pee Dee arena football team to honor ‘Florence 7’ at upcoming game

A Pee Dee arena football team will pay tribute to the seven Florence County officers who were ambushed while serving a warrant last October.

  Popularity of skateboarding boosts business for Skate Shops

With skateboarding making its debut at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo the popularity of the sport could not be higher.

  “Slow Roll” helps first-time bikers explore Myrtle Beach trails

The Slow Roll program, put on by the Myrtle Beach Recreation Department, has been cruising throughout the city for several weeks showing off numerous bike trails that Myrtle Beach offers cyclists.

  One win from state title; MBHS tennis dedicates championship run to late coach

Through all the ups and downs, the Myrtle Beach High School Seahawks say they hope to honor their late coach by bringing the state championship back to the beach.

Myrtle Beach mayor signs letter supporting bill to bring Panthers to SC

Myrtle Beach Mayor Brenda Bethune is one of five mayors who signed a letter, urging senators to support a bill that would help bring the Carolina Panthers to South Carolina.

Swarm of bees briefly delays Reds game

The Reds were buzzing Monday afternoon — no, really!

8-year-old Myrtle Beach bowler gets biggest win of career; beating cancer

For eight-year-old Titus Radosti, there’s no better sport then professional bowling. However, since the age of four his focus in life wasn’t about knocking down pins; it was about knocking out cancer.

  NBA player Ramon Sessions gets first look inside new Boys & Girls Club facility

NBA point guard and Myrtle Beach native made a stop back home to check out the progress of the new Boys and Girls Club of the Grand Strand facility.

  Details: CCU guarantees new head coach two full seasons in contract

In contracts obtained by WMBF News this week, CCU agrees to keep Jamey Chadwell installed as head coach through the end of the 2020-2021 football season.

  Hundreds celebrate the life of ‘Coach’ Rivers Lynch

Hundreds gathered at a Myrtle Beach church to honor and celebrate the life of long time coach and educator, Rivers Lynch who passed away Sunday at the age of 72.

  Carolina Panthers stop in Grand Strand, Pee Dee to celebrate “Keep Pounding Day”

Workers with the Panthers organization made stops Wednesday morning in Lumberton, Florence, Bennettsville and Myrtle Beach as part of their “Keep Pounding Day.”

  TPC Myrtle Beach prepares for NCAA Golf Regionals

Myrtle Beach will be welcoming some of the country’s top collegiate golfers in less than two weeks.

Talladega Superspeedway tweets pics of stuff left behind after race

The race at Talladega is over, but the race to leave Talladega left behind, shall we say, interesting “stuff”.

Two Chants get shot at NFL

Two football players from Coastal Carolina University will get a shot at the NFL.

  300 athletes compete in Myrtle Beach Special Olympics Spring games

Friday morning more than 300 Special Olympic athletes from all across Horry County, competed in the 2019 spring games in Myrtle Beach.

How Dale Earnhardt Jr. plans to honor his father during 2019 Darlington race

When the son of ‘The Intimidator’ returns to Darlington Raceway this August, he has a special tribute planned for his late father.

Clemson Finishes 2019 NFL Draft With Six Total Selections

Six Tigers selected in 2019 NFL Draft

Oakland Raiders select Clemson WR, Socastee native Hunter Renfrow in fifth round of NFL draft

An illustrious football career continues for former Socastee Brave Hunter Refrow after the 2-time champion was selected in the ___- round ______ overall by the ____________ in Saturday’s NFL Draft.

Coastal Carolina Plates a Season-High 27 Runs in Friday Night Win

Chanticleers beat Georgia State 27-2

Browns’ Denzel Ward gives $10K to alma mater Nordonia High School

The NFL player won the Division II state championship in 2014.

Dabo Swinney signs 10-year, $93 million extension at Clemson

Dabo Swinney will be the head football coach at Clemson for the forseeable future. He’ll also be paid very well while he is.

  Fearless Athletics brings competitive cheer to Myrtle Beach

Get ready to get fearless with Myrtle Beach’s newest competitive cheer academy.

  Olympians from Iceland training in Myrtle Beach

While the 2020 Summer Olympics are more than two years away, athletes around the world are training for a chance to bring home the gold, even in Myrtle Beach.

  Horry County student athletes sign their NCAA commitment letters

Three senior athletes in the Grand Strand will get that chance to keep playing the sports they love at the college level.

NFL player plays good Samaritan and helps woman change tire on rural SC roadway

Martha Isbell said she was thankful that Indianapolis Colts linebacker Darius Leonard was traveling in the same direction when she got a flat tire on April 21.

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s mother dies after battle with cancer

Brenda Jackson, mother of Dale Earnhardt Jr. and a longtime employee at JR Motorsports alongside her daughter Kelley Earnhardt Miller, has died following a battle with cancer. She was 65.

Junior golfers compete in Palmetto High School Golf Championship

Junior golfers from across the country traveled to the Grand Strand for the 21st Annual Palmetto High School Golf Classic in Pawleys Island at the True Blue Golf Club.

Barcelona-based soccer academy makes stop in NMB to train local players

The Marcet Soccer Academy, based in Barcelona Spain is one of the premier training academies for young soccer stars with dreams of one day turning professional.