Augusta Chronicle / Augusta Sports Council All Area Football Banquet

Augusta Chronicle / Augusta Sports Council All Area Football Banquet

The annual Augusta Chronicle/Augusta Sports Council All Area Football Banquet was held January 14th at The Legends Club in Augusta. Strom Thurmond Head Football Coach Hillary and Assistant Coach Johnson attended with their All Area Players Lawson Reel, DeAndre Ryan and Chad Gilchrist. All three of the Thurmond athletes were recognized for their outstanding performance […]

Fox Creek’s Eggenberger signed to play golf for Illinois Wesleylan

Fox Creek High School’s Kyle Eggenberger signed to play golf for Illinois Wesleylan in Bloomington, Ill last Friday. Joining Kyle during the signing are back row: Coach Quinn, head football coach and athletic director; Josh Traham, Principal; Jim Turner, golf coach; front row: Dave Eggenberger, Kyle and Karen Eggenberger

Ridge Spring-Monetta Basketball

Ridge Spring-Monetta Basketball

RSM 60 Williston-Elko 29 Lady Trojan Crystal Preston scored 20 points against W-E last week as Ridge Spring-Monetta pushed their record to 9-4 for the season. Crystal and team mate Jania Bussey both had 3 pointers in the contest. Another Lady Trojan, Alexis Smith, had a big nioght as well with 15 points.   RSM […]

Palmetto Shooting Complex Event Draws Record Crowd

Palmetto Shooting Complex Event Draws Record Crowd

More than 550 youth shooters descended upon the National Wild Turkey Federation’s Palmetto Shooting Complex and the town of Edgefield for the South Carolina Youth Shooting Foundation sporting clays event. With additional visitors numbering more 1,000, this marked the largest participation and crowd ever to attend an event at the 300-acre shooting facility. These young […]

100 Wins

100 Wins

Fox Creek’s coach Andrew Peckham receives a 100 career win plaque from his high school coach Lonnie Emard who coached him at Ben Lippen in Columbia. Coach Peckham had fifty five wins while coaching at Covenant Christian School in Columbia and has forty five wins at Fox Creek.

Border Bowl 2016 Georgia 35 South Carolina 21

Border Bowl 2016   Georgia 35  South  Carolina 21

It was a chilly, wet and muddy last Saturday as the Paddle Battle got underway at Laney High School Stadium. As is normal for All Star Football defense dominated the early going as the teams battled to 0 to 0 in the first quarter and went to intermission tied at 14 all. Georgia had scored […]

Dove Hunter Survey deadline extended to Jan. 15

The S.C. Department of Natural Resources is conducting a survey of active dove hunters to determine their preferences for seasons and bag limits along with some requests about their hunting activities.  Active dove hunters can access the survey at http://www.dnr.sc.gov/doves/. The survey is now available and will be open until Jan. 15, 2015. The US […]

Clemson Tigers to Play for National Championship

Clemson Tigers to Play for National Championship

By Jack Reece The 14-0 Clemson Tigers, in front of a large percentage of the population of South Carolina, defeated Oklahoma 37 to 17 in The Capital One Orange Bowl last New Year’s Eve. Clemson’s offense led by quarterback Deshaun Watson and running back Wayne Gallman rolled by 533 yards on Oklahoma’s defense. Watson, the […]

ECYEC Gives Special Holiday Event to Children

ECYEC Gives Special Holiday Event to Children

NFL Mothers and 30 High School Football Players, along with their coaches, teamed up with Edgefield County Youth Empowerment Center (ECYEC) to bring joy and good tidings to financially challenged families during ECYEC’s Annual “Christmas in the Community Festivity.” “The event is geared toward easing the stress of financially challenged families during the Christmas Holidays […]