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Sam Wyche, former Furman, NFL player and coach, dies
JAN 3, 2020

Sam Wyche died Thursday, He played at Furman, in the NFL and coached in the NFL and college. He was volunteer coach at Pickens High School.
 

Staff, digital, wire reports

Sam Wyche, former Cincinnati Bengals head football coach and resident of Pickens County, died Thursday morning of melanoma. He was 74.

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McKissick, winningest football coach ever, dies
NOV 29, 2019

John McKissick's 621 victories at South Carolina’s Summerville High School made him the nation’s winningest football coach at any level.
 
 

From news reports

John McKissick, whose 621 victories at South Carolina’s Summerville High made him the nation’s winningest football coach at any level, has died. He was 93.

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Thornblade's Smith honored as Tour Volunteer of the Year
NOV 22, 2019

Nancy Smith was honored as the Volunteer of the Year by the The Korn Ferry Tour (formerly Web.com) Wednesday.
 

Nancy Smith was honored as the Volunteer of the Year by the The Korn Ferry Tour (formerly Web.com) Wednesday. Smith is the Thornblade Club volunteer course chair.

Smith and four tournaments on The Korn Ferry Tour were honored at the PGA TOUR’s annual tournament meetings on at TPC Sawgrass at Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

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Crosby has career night, leads Greer past Blue Ridge
NOV 2, 2019

Hollis Crosby gained 370 yards of total offense and accounted for 14 of Greer’s points to lead the Yellow Jackets to a 28-7 win over Blue Ridge Friday night.

Greer finished its regular season with a 3-7 overall record and 2-3 in Region II-4A and Blue Ridge finished 3-7 and 1-4 in the region.

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Eastside turns back Greer in big Region game
OCT 25, 2019

Sloan Bird of Greer hops over Eastside's Max Louris.
 

Eastside scored two fourth quarter touchdowns for a 35-28 comeback victory over Greer Thursday night at Dooley Field.

Greer fell to 2-8 with one game remaining at Blue Ridge next week. It’s the worst record for Greer since it went 3-8 in 1971. Greer was 2-7 in 1990 with a nine-game schedule.

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Mauldin hands Greer third loss
SEP 14, 2019

Mauldin scored the final 10 points in the fourth quarter to beat Greer, 24-14, in a high school football game Friday night at Dooley Field.

Greer is 1-3 and plays at Union County next Friday.

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Greer falls short against Spartanburg, 20-12
AUG 31, 2019

Spartanburg and Greer each owned a half of Friday night’s football game at Dooley Field in Greer.

Spartanburg scored all its points in the first half and held off Greer in the second to defeat the Yellow Jackets, 20-12.

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Law Enforcement Softball Tournament at Century Park
AUG 23, 2019

Law enforcement agencies and public safety personnel from the Upstate will be competing in a softball tournament honoring law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. Games begin Saturday after opening ceremonies at 8 a.m. The championship round is Sunday with games beginning at 1 p.m. 

The tournament will be held at Century Park at 3605 Brushy Creek Road.

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Tryon Block House races canceled, to resume in April
AUG 21, 2019

Tryon Block House races canceled, to resume in April

The Tryon Block House Races, scheduled for October 5 has been canceled due to course-development delays and will return to its traditional spring date on April 11, 2020.

Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) hosts the event in conjunction with the Tryon Riding & Hunt Club (TR&HC).

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No fights but plenty of smack talked at Panthers-Bills practice
AUG 14, 2019

Cam Newton enjoys making smack talk during Panthers-Bills joint camp at Wofford College Tuesday.
 

By JEFFREY BREAZEALE

The Carolina Panthers and Buffalo Bills held a joint practice at Wofford College Tuesday with both head coaches addressing opposing teams before practice.

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Anderson's Cherokee Lake on 2020 FLW tournament schedule
AUG 8, 2019

Cherokee Lake has been selected to host the fifth event of the 25th season of the FLW Tour, April 23-26, 2020, in Anderson.
 

Fishing League Worldwide (FLW), the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, announced Thursday that Cherokee Lake has been selected to host the fifth event of the 25th season of the FLW Tour, April 23-26, 2020, in Anderson.

The 37th annual T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) All-American will also be held on Lake Hartwell. That event is scheduled for April 30-May 2.

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Northwood eliminated in SE Regional
AUG 7, 2019

Northwood eliminated in SE Regional

Northwood was eliminated in the Little League Southeast Regional semifinals Thursday when Georgia beat the South Carolina state champions, 10-1.

Virginia beat Georgia 12-2 in the championship game and advances to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa.

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Northwood LL must win in AM to reach SE championship game today
AUG 7, 2019

Northwood Little League representing South Carolina plays Georgia at 9 a.m. Wednesday in the semifinals of the Southeast Regional at Warner Robbins, Ga. The game was scheduled for Tuesday evening but the game, which was scheduled to be aired on ESPN, was postponed because of rain.

A South Carolina win puts it in the championship game versus Virginia at 3 p.m. with the game scheduled for ESPN. Northwood and Georgia have not played each other.

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Northwood wins Southeast Regional Tournament of State Champions
JUL 31, 2019

Northwood Little League won the Southeast Regional Championship at the Tournament of State Champions.
 

Northwood Little League won the Southeast Regional Championship at the Tournament of State Champions defeating Virginia 11-3 Wednesday at Greenville, N.C.

Northwood lost to Virginia in pool play earlier in the tournament.

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Newton chats with fans, says what he misses at camp
JUL 29, 2019

Cam Newton, Greg Olson and Christian McCaffery make their way to the practice field Sunday.
 

By Jeffrey Breazeale

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton took time during a water break Sunday to tell fans what he missed while at summer camp at Wofford College.

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Carolina Panthers keep pounding in Spartanburg
JUL 26, 2019

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton welcomes fans to summer camp at Wofford College.
 
 

By Jeffery Breazeale

Two days of training camp for the Carolina Panthers at Spartanburg’s Wofford College is the book and the excitement around the team has picked up.

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Swamp Rabbits sign affiliation with Hurricanes
JUN 27, 2019

Swamp Rabbits sign affiliation with Hurricanes

The Greenville Swamp Rabbits have entered an affiliation agreement  with the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League (NHL). 

The Swamp Rabbits will serve as the development destination for the Hurricanes' prospects as they look to rise through the ranks to the NHL level by being part of North America's double-A hockey league, the ECHL. The Charlotte Checkers is the Hurricanes' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate.

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Gibson wins BMW Pro-Am, earns PGA TOUR card
JUN 9, 2019

Rhein Gibson is the BMW Charity Pro-Am tournament champion, earning $126,000 for the win and securing his 2019-2020 PGA TOUR card.
 

• Final scores

Rhein Gibson from Edmond, Okla., is the BMW Charity Pro-Am tournament champion, earning $126,000 for the win. Gibson finished the tournament 21-under-par 193.

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Miller has stroke lead after BMW Pro-Am suspended third round
JUN 8, 2019

Michael Miller will carry a one-stroke lead into Sunday to begin his third and final round of the BMW Charity Pro-Am.
 

Saturday scores

• Sunday’s tee times

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Ventura leads BMW Pro-Am, weather suspends 2nd round
JUN 7, 2019

Norwegian Kristoffer Ventura birdied five of his final six holes at The Cliffs Valley to take a one-stroke lead during a rain-shortened second round at the BMW Charity Pro-Am.
 

• Friday scores

• Saturday tee times

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