Outdoorsmen in Southwest Asia

Outdoorsmen in Southwest Asia

By Jack Reece “These are the times that try men’s souls: The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands by it now, deserves the love and thanks of man and woman,” The American Crisis, Thomas Paine. Go by The National Wild […]

Spring Sports Report – 3/13/12

Spring Sports Report – 3/13/12

A roundup of last week’s results from area schools’ spring sporting events, including, Softball; Baseball; and Golf.   Softball Silver Bluff 19, Strom Thurmond 0 Karly Kinard was the winning pitcher for the Silver Bluff’s softball team on Monday with five strikeouts and one hit. Kinard also was 2-for-3. Silver Bluff’s Shatavia Douse was 2-for-2 […]

2012 Soccer Schedules for Area High Schools

2012 Soccer Schedules for Area High Schools

Soccer Schedules for the 2012 Season for Fox Creek High School, Ridge Spring-Monetta High School, and Strom Thurmond High School (Girls, and Boys–Junior Varsity, and Varsity).   Fox Creek High School 2012 Soccer Schedule 6-Mar Bamberg Ehrhart Away 5:30 9-Mar RSM Away 5:00 14-Mar Denmark Olar Away 5:30 19-Mar Blackville-Hilda Home 5:30 20-Mar Calhoun County […]

Pearson Places at S.C. Duck Calling Competition

Pearson Places at S.C. Duck Calling Competition

Submitted article. Dusty Pearson, from Trenton, is an avid outdoorsman to say the least but absolutely crazy about all-things duck hunting especially calling! He got “the fever” last duck season (2010-2011) piddling with Cheatham’s boys, Alex and Will, on several hunts. He saved his money and bought a couple calls last February. In March at the […]

Katelyn Rearden SCISA All-Star

Katelyn Rearden SCISA All-Star

Katelyn Rearden, Wardlaw Academy’s 1000-point contributor, has added another honor to her resume.  The Wardlaw Homecoming Queen was selected to play in the 2012 SCISA vs GISA All Star Basketball Game last weekend at Augusta Christian.  Katelyn started for the South Carolina team and scored eight points in the SCISA 83-67 victory.  She is one […]

Patriots Snag Another Winner

Patriots Snag Another Winner

Wardlaw Academy presented their new head football coach last Wednesday afternoon making the announcement in the school canteen before a large crowd of students, faculty, parents and friends.  The well-kept secret was out of the bag when Headmaster Stan Whitlock walked into the room accompanied by Coach Mark Rodgers, recently the Head Football Coach at […]

Spring Sports Report

Midland Valley Invitational Fox Creek 17 McCormick 0 Tommy Joe Carroll pitched for The Creek in the opening round of the Midland Valley Invitational last week. Predator Quadre Castleberry went 2 for 3 with 3 RBIs, four steals and a triple. Kenneth Cox was 2 for 3 with 2 RBIs and Deondre Baskett went 2 […]

Fox Creek Varsity Baseball Schedule

Fox Creek High School 2012 Varsity Baseball Schedule Date Opponent Location Time Feb 25 McCormick Midland Valley 11:00 Feb 27 Ninety-Six Midland Valley  5:00 Feb 28 Silver Bluff Silver Bluff 6:00 March 1 Barnwell Midland Valley  5:00 March 3 Finals Midland Valley TBA March 6 Calhoun County Calhoun County  5:00 March 7 Silver Bluff Greenjacket […]

Wardlaw Academy 2012 Baseball Schedule

Wardlaw Academy Varsity & Middle School Baseball Schedule   Date Opponent MS/V Time Home/Away March 1 Augusta Christian 5:00 H March 6 Greenwood Christian MS/V 5:00 H March 16 Richard Winn MS/V 5:00 A March 22 Newberry MS/V 5:00 H March 23 King MS/V 5:00 A March 27 Laurens MS/V 5:00 H March 29 Anderson […]

STHS Varsity Baseball Schedule

Strom Thurmond Rebels Baseball 2012 Varsity Schedule   Date Opponent Location Time 3/2 Bishop England Gilbert 12:15 3/2 West Ashley Gilbert 4:45 3/3 Ashley Ridge Pelion 10:00 3/3 James Island Gilbert 2:30 3/4 Bracket Games Gilbert TBD 3/6 Silver Bluff Thurmond  7:00 3/7 Barnwell Barnwell  7:00 3/12 Silver Bluff Silver Bluff  7:00 3/16 W.J. Keenan […]