Chants sweep SoCon Lacrosse Player of the Week awards

For the second-straight week, the Coastal Carolina women’s lacrosse team swept the Southern Conference Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week awards, as Samantha Courtemanche was named the Offensive Player of the Week while Claire Martell was tabbed the Defensive Player of the Week.

Clarke, Sanders Earn SEC Weekly Honors

CCU releases 2021 football schedule

CCU forward Essam Mostafa named Sun Belt Player of the Week

CCU women’s basketball to face Little Rock in Sun Belt Tournament opener

Chanticleers earn first-round bye in Sun Belt Conference Tournament

PGA, LPGA pros wearing red and black Sunday to honor Tiger Woods

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Clemson cornerback Derion Kendrick no longer with the team

Strong second half propels Chants to 15-7 win in women’s lacrosse

Mostafa, Jones lead CCU men to road win at Troy, 76-71

CCU Softball takes two In doubleheader against Lipscomb

Coastal Baseball uses long ball to top No. 23 Mountaineers, 10-5

Eyster’s Double Helps South Carolina Walk Off Clemson in Extras

South Carolina beats Georgia to end six-game losing streak

Cousinard scores 23 in victory

Tigers beat Hurricanes for Brownell’s 200th Clemson win

With their fifth consecutive win, the Tigers completed a season sweep of Miami by defeating the Hurricanes at home on Saturday.

  Feb. 26 SCHSL, SCISA high school basketball playoff scores

We had another huge night of action on the high school hardwood across the Grand Strand and Pee Dee as the Class 5A boys and Class 1A girls in the SCHSL played for spots in the Lower State finals next week. In the SCISA ranks, we saw semifinal action.

  Lucky’s grand slam leads Chants to 8-1 win over Bryant

Coastal Carolina got 6.0-shutout innings from starting pitcher Jacob Maton and a grand slam off the bat of outfielder Nick Lucky to cruise to an 8-1 win over the Bryant Bulldogs on day one of the CCU Baseball Tournament Friday afternoon at Springs Brooks Stadium.

Chanticleers pick up road win at Troy, 75-59

CCU women’s basketball falls short against Troy, 97-82

Six Chants earn SBC honors; Socastee grad Arnold named Freshman & Newcomer of the Year

  Feb. 25 SCHSL, SCISA basketball playoff scores

No. 5 South Carolina wins 13th straight over Ole Miss, 68-43

Coastal Men’s Soccer to join Conference USA

NCAA hands South Carolina 2-year probation for ex-assistant

Former assistant Evans given 10 year show cause

Darlington Raceway to welcome limited number of fans for May races

Fans will be in the stands this spring as NASCAR returns to the Track to Tough to Tame.

  Feb. 24 SCHSL basketball quarterfinal scoreboard

The high school basketball playoffs continued on Wednesday night as the Class 3A and 1A boys along with the Class 4A and 2A girls took the floor to begin the quarterfinal round.

Dillon’s Bobo McKinnon signs with Highland Community College

Another one of our local high school standouts is taking his talents to the next level. Dillon multi-sport athlete Bobo McKinnon signed on Wednesday morning with Highland Community College in Kansas, one of the premier junior college programs in the country.

Socastee grad Jermaisha Arnold wins 400-meters title; CCU places sixth at SBC Indoor Championships

Led by the 2021 Sun Belt Women’s Indoor Track & Field 400-meters champion Jermaisha Arnold, the Coastal Carolina women’s indoor track & field team totaled seven top-five finishes on day two of the 2021 Sun Belt Conference Women’s Track & Field Championships.

Coastal baseball downs No. 16 Wake Forest in extras, 4-1

Coastal Carolina baseball took advantage of an error and three bases-loaded walks in the top of the 12th inning to defeat the No. 16 nationally-ranked Wake Forest Demon Deacons 4-1 in extra innings on Tuesday night in Winston-Salem, N.C.

  Feb. 23 SCHSL basketball first round highlights, scores

The first round of the South Carolina High School League basketball postseason came to a close this evening with the Class 5A boys and Class 1A girls taking the floor.

SCBCA announces 2020-21 all-state high school basketball teams

The South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association (SCBCA) has released their all-state basketball teams for the 2020-2021 season. A host of hardwood stars across the Grand Strand and Pee Dee made the cut in each of the 5 classifications on both the boys and girls sides.

Clarke’s Three Homers Highlight Gamecocks Midweek Win over Winthrop

Becomes 1st Gamecock to hit 3 HR's in 1 game since Justin Smoak

  Feb. 22 SCHSL basketball first round highlights, scores

The first round of the South Carolina High School League basketball postseason began for the Class 4A and 2A boys tonight along with the Class 5A and 3A girls.

PGA to limit number of fans at 2021 championship on Kiawah Island

The PGA announced it will limit the number of spectators on site for 2021 PGA Championship in May.

  South Florence grad Micheal Mason named STATS FCS National Defensive Player of the Week

Mason, a sophomore from Effingham, S.C., collected eight tackles (seven solos) with three tackles for loss, including a pair of sacks that caused fumbles recovered by the Terriers.

  Coastal softball splits doubleheader with ECU

For the second day in the row, the Coastal Carolina softball team (2-2) won the first game of the day but followed it up with a game two loss during the Battle at the Beach tournament.

  No. 23 CCU splits a pair of one-run games with No. 16 Duke on Sunday

The Coastal Carolina baseball team split a pair of one-run games with No. 16 Duke on Sunday afternoon at Springs Brooks Stadium. The split puts Coastal at 1-2 on the season. Duke ended the weekend at 2-1.

  Double-doubles by Jones, Dibba lead CCU past Georgia Southern, 65-55

The Coastal Carolina men’s basketball team ended the home portion of the 2020-21 season with a come-from-behind 65-55 win over Georgia Southern Sunday afternoon in men’s Sun Belt Conference action at the HTC Center.

No. 25 Clemson completes sweep of Cincinnati with 8-7 extra inning walkoff win

James Parker’s walkoff single to deep left-center with no outs in the 10th inning scored Dylan Brewer and gave No. 25 Clemson an 8-7 win over Cincinnati at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Sunday afternoon.

No. 2 South Carolina recovers to beat No. 17 Wildcats 76-55

Zia Cooke scored 21 points to get South Carolina back on track.

SC baseball completes sweep of Dayton with eighth-inning outburst

The University of South Carolina baseball team scored four runs in the eighth inning to complete a three-game sweep of Dayton.

  Coastal Carolina baseball kicks off 2021 campaign, athletic director excited for full season

Coastal Carolina kicked off the 2021 season Saturday with a game against Duke at Spring Brooks Stadium.

CCU Softball splits two to open 2021 season

The Coastal Carolina softball team (1-1) split a pair of games on Saturday afternoon versus the Buffalo Bulls and the Saint Francis Red Flash as the Chanticleers opened the season with the Battle at the Beach at St. John Stadium.

  Feb. 20 Grand Strand, Pee Dee first round highlights and scores

The first round of the postseason for a handful of local South Carolina High School league basketball teams is in the books. The first round of the playoffs will continue on Monday and Tuesday with 14 local teams left to play.

  No. 23 Coastal Baseball falls in season opener to No. 16 Duke

Taking the field for the first time in 346 days, No. 23 Coastal Carolina dropped a 12-4 decision to the No. 16 nationally-ranked Duke Blue Devils in the two teams season opener on Saturday afternoon at Springs Brooks Stadium in front of a limited capacity crowd.

No. 25 Clemson Outlasts Cincinnati 5-2

The series concludes Sunday at 1 p.m. on ACC Network Extra.

SC baseball slugs five home runs in series-clinching win over Dayton

Wes Clarke had two of the five home runs, going 3-for-4 with five RBI.

Smiths lead No. 20 Missouri to 93-78 win over South Carolina

The Smiths, unrelated senior starters, powered Missouri’s game-changing 25-12 run in the opening half.

SCHSL State Basketball Championships to be held at USC Aiken

The state championship games will run from March 3-6.

  Hartsville’s Cesare Edwards nominated for 2021 McDonald’s All American Game

Before Hartsville’s playoff run begins, one of the standouts for the Region 6-4A champs received a big honor Thursday as Cesare Edwards was named a McDonald’s All-American game nominee.

Davis leads No. 21 Tennessee over No. 2 South Carolina

Gamecocks drop to 17-3

  Myrtle Beach Pelicans release 2021 schedule

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans released their 2021 schedule on Thursday.

Twenty years after his death, the legacy of ‘The Intimidator” lives on

Twenty years ago today NASCAR legend and Kannapolis native Dale Earnhardt lost his life while competing in the 2001 Daytona 500.

Coastal Carolina softball postpones weekend tournament by one day due to weather

The Chanticleers will have to wait a day longer than expected to start up the 2021 season.

CCU baseball opener against Duke pushed back one day due to weather

Coastal Carolina’s season opening matchup against Duke has been rescheduled due to inclement weather.

Bailey leads No. 19 Tennessee over South Carolina, 93-73

The game was originally scheduled for Tuesday, but what turned out to be a false positive COVID-19 test for a Tennessee player led to a one-day postponement.

CCU picked to win East; Chavers, Weiss named preseason All-Sun Belt

The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers were picked to finish first in the Sun Belt Conference East Division and received a total of 10 first-place votes in the 2021 Sun Belt Conference Baseball Preseason Coaches’ Poll, the league announced on Monday.

CCU outfielder Parker Chavers named NCWBA preseason All-American

Coastal Carolina’s Parker Chavers continues to bring in the preseason accolades prior to the 2021 season, as he was named to the 2021 NCBWA Division I Preseason All-America second team, it was announced by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) on Wednesday.

Limited number of Coastal Carolina baseball tickets to go on sale

The Chanticleers open the season Friday against No. 16 Duke.

Host of area football players, coaches named to Palmetto Champions All-Star Team

The South Carolina Football Coaches Association honored 26 players and 10 coaches for their annual Palmetto Champions All-Star Football Team. The Grand Strand and Pee Dee was well represented.

Darlington Raceway partners with Myrtle Beach hotel on naming rights to season ticket program

Fans can become a member of the Darlington Stripe Club presented by North Shore Oceanfront Hotel as a season ticket holder by purchasing tickets to both NASCAR race weekends.

Clemson pauses team activities due to COVID-19

For the second time in five weeks, Clemson suspends basketball activities due to a positive COVID-19 test result within the program.

CCU spring football game canceled due to threat of severe weather

The threat of severe thunderstorms has led to the cancellation of Coastal Carolina University’s annual spring football game.

NASCAR pays tribute to legend Dale Earnhardt, an N.C. native, 20 years after death

As drivers revved up their engines Sunday for the first race of the 2021 season, the memories of Earnhardt came rushing back.

CCU Women’s Indoor Track & Field finishes regular season at USC Indoor Open

The Chanticleers recorded 13 top-10 finishes while three Chants climbed into the top-10 of the Coastal Carolina all-time indoor performance list in four different events.

Simms, Honor’s late 3 help Clemson beat Georgia Tech 74-72

Tigers move to 13-5

Season-opening tournament for Coastal Carolina softball called off due to weather

The Chants were originally scheduled to face No. 23 Tennesee on Friday.

Expected top pick Lawrence throws for Meyer, NFL teams

Former Clemson QB to have surgery on non-throwing shoulder

Myrtle Beach Pelicans remaining a Cubs affiliate, moving to Low-A East League

Team president Ryan Moore announced the team officially signed a 10-year agreement with the Cubs.

Latta native, former Gamecock, Donell Stanley signs with Tampa Bay Buccaneers

He did not play in an NFL game last season after being signed by the Dolphins.

Feb. 11 Grand Strand, Pee Dee high school hoops scores

We’re just over a week away from the basketball postseason for our local South Carolina High School League teams. In Class 4A Region VI region champions were crowned and in Class 3A Region VII the region tournament tipped off.

Henderson, No. 1 South Carolina defeat Missouri 77-62

Destanni Henderson had seven of her 11 points in a decisive third-quarter run as No. 1 South Carolina pulled away from Missouri 77-62 Thursday night for its 30th straight win against Southeastern Conference competition.

MEAC Suspends Spring Football Season

SC State was scheduled to begin season next Saturday

Blount scores 30 in Coastal’s 72-58 loss to App State

Junior forward Aja Blount scored a season-high 30 points for Coastal Carolina, but her standout effort wasn’t enough as Appalachian State pulled away in the second half for a 72-58 win in a Sun Belt Conference women’s basketball game Wednesday night at the HTC Center.

Ex-Clemson QB Lawrence to have surgery before NFL draft

Former Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence will have surgery on his non-throwing shoulder before the NFL draft.

Petty, No. 11 Alabama hold off South Carolina 81-78

The Crimson Tide bounced back from their first Southeastern Conference loss of the season.

  CCU men’s basketball games against App State canceled due to COVID-19

The games were set for Thursday, Feb. 11, and Saturday, Feb. 13.

Bueckers takes over in OT to lift No. 2 UConn past top-ranked Gamecocks

Freshman Paige Bueckers scored all nine of the Huskies’ points in overtime to help No. 2 defeat top-ranked South Carolina 63-59.

‘We want to watch them play’: N.C. parents petition for more than 100 people at outdoor high school athletic events

Nearly 17,000 people have signed an online petition asking the governor to change the guidelines for mass gatherings at high school athletic events. Per executive order 169, only 100 spectators are allowed at high school outdoor games. But parents say for bigger teams, that barely allows for both p

South Alabama scores come-from-behind win over Coastal Carolina, 61-56

Chanticleer women’s basketball falls after leading in the fourth quarter.

Chants fall on Saturday at South Alabama, 70-66

The Chants entered the weekend as the conference’s top field goal percentage team, but that did not hold up in the two losses this weekend.