Jeffrey Whitfield, a former College of Charleston assistant baseball coach, is suing the school, alleging that he was wrongfully fired in 2017. His termination came a month after the school fired Matt Heath, the head baseball coach.
When Crockett Promotions annexed the Florida territory in 1987, former college football star at Florida State University and Georgia native Ron Simmons had to be viewed as a potential prize addition to a talent-rich roster. But success was not immediate. Simmons paid his dues as a mid-card f…
AJ Styles was a two-time state wrestling champion in high school and a collegiate grappler at Anderson College in South Carolina. Born in Jacksonville, N.C., and a longtime resident of Gainesville, Ga., the 42-year-old Styles counts faith and family as his top priorities in life.
Gene Sapakoff column: Nick Saban's national championship game excuses and other comments at SEC Media Days indicate the legendary Alabama head coach is still struggling to find answers for Clemson, winners of two of the last three national titles.
Brown gave Dabo Swinney a coaching crash course 10 years ago. Now at North Carolina, he aims to build a program that can challenge Clemson.
Kentucky won 10 games for the first time in over 40 years last season. Can the Wildcats do it again? Can South Carolina snap its losing streak against the Wildcats?
Former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, who last year stepped down from her post as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, has been named co-chair of the 2021 PGA Championship to be played at the Ocean Course on Kiawah Island.
Gene Sapakoff column: Jake Bentley has made gradual progress each season as South Carolina's starting quarterback. Will more of the same be enough in 2019?
Alabama coach Nick Saban and linebacker Dylan Moses poked holes in the Crimson Tide's loss to Clemson in this past season's national championship game.
NBA star and Charleston native Khris Middleton was honored at Porter-Gaud Wednesday with a key to the city and taking part in his high school jersey retirement.
Gene Sapakoff column: Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney is back from what he calls a 'life-changing' trip to Italy and France, his first extended trip outside the U.S. And it just might make the two-time national champion a better coach
Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney peered through the wall of cameras fixed on him Tuesday afternoon and perked up. A familiar face was approaching.
As we conclude our summer series of the area’s top high school football players by position, we look at the guys who operate with little fanfare or publicity, until they mess up.
Gene Sapakoff column: Who are the leading candidates to give Clemson a good fight? And other questions heading into the annual ACC Football Kickoff event
South Carolina is pursuing defensive end Derrell Bailey, whose close friend Joseph Anderson is a freshman defensive end for the Gamecocks. Clemson is recruiting running back Daniyel Ngata, the younger brother of Tigers freshman wide receiver Joe Ngata.
With winds blowing at roughly 15 mph and the sun shining brightly, Patrick Chisum had his sights set on the Wando River in front of him.
Former Canadian Olympian Shae-Lynn Bourne has made Charleston the center of figure skating world as one of the sport's top choreographers.
The SEC Media Days return to Hoover, Ala., for the annual Monday-Thursday gab fest after a one-year stay in Atlanta, but the same question applies to the elephant logo in the room.
In the latest quirky Charleston RiverDogs promotion, the team turned a bad Google review into a fun night for fans.
Anticipation is high as the South Carolina Governor's Cup Billfishing Series heads into the final event for 2019, the Edisto Invitational Billfish Tournament.
As the cameras focused on Tim Smith at the main table at the World Series of Poker last week, ESPN2 announcers took note of his unusual story.
WIMBLEDON, ENGLAND — Emma Navarro and Chloe Beck had great Junior Wimbledon experiences, even if their dreams came crashing down Friday. Navarro lost her singles semifinal match, and then she and Beck were eliminated in the doubles quarterfinals.
In February 1991, veteran second-generation star Matt Borne (Osborne) debuted for WCW as “good guy” Big Josh, a lumberjack-type character, coming to the aid of friend Tommy Rich during a televised match. The premise for Josh was that he lacked training as a wrestler. So his working style was…
WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart and ‘80s child actor Corey Feldman will star in a horror anthology titled “Tales from the Dead Zone.”
South Carolina's younger defensive linemen gained valuable experience last year while filling in for their injured teammates.
As Team USA prepared for its semifinal match against England on July 2 in the Women's World Cup, startling news began to rocket around social media.
A new president and a new venue are on tap for the Coastal Carolina Aquatic Association and its annual City Swim Meet.
Emma Navarro won her singles match Thursday to advance to the semifinals of Junior Wimbledon, then teamed with Chloe Beck to win in doubles.
AVELLINO, ITALY — Clemson's John Newman III scored a game-high 20 points with a team-high seven rebounds as the Tigers basketball team, representing the United States, defeated Ukraine 85-63 to win the gold medal in the World University Games at Palasport Del Mauro on Thursday.
First the players, now the ball. Home runs are skyrocketing, and once again Major League Baseball officials claim they don't know the reason why.
NFL defensive standout Josh Norman, who is in the middle of a $75 million contract with the Washington Redskins, was running with bulls in Spain.
The 57th annual Hobcaw Yacht Club regatta will feature more than 125 boats sailing in the Wando River this weekend.
Amazing isn't really sufficient to describe Emma Navarro's comeback on Wednesday to advance to the singles quarterfinals of Junior Wimbledon.
Former Clemson running back Tavien Feaster said Wednesday he will be playing football this fall at either South Carolina or Virginia Tech.
South Carolina men's basketball coach Frank Martin will have a different type of team in his eighth season with the Gamecocks.
The Charleston RiverDogs finished in the top 25 in merchandise sales among all minor league baseball clubs in 2018.
High school baseball and softball players across the Charleston area were honored Tuesday night for making the All-Lowcountry teams for their respective sports.
WIMBLEDON, ENGLAND — Emma Navarro won her second-round singles match at Junior Wimbledon on Tuesday, but it didn't come easy for the No. 1-seeded teenager from Charleston.
Of all the positions on the football field for the upcoming high school season, the deepest in terms of talent and experience is easily the secondary.