AAU Basketball has been all but canceled this summer due to the coronavirus. Several Lowcountry players were hoping to use the summer circuit to garner attention and earn college scholarships.
Save athletic department budgets, support almost every other college sport, help cash-strapped universities, add cashflow to local businesses, bailout TV networks starved for live programming. And that's not all that's being asked of unpaid major college football players in a proposed COVID-19 return.
You know the old saying about the two best days of a boat owner's life? Jim Duncan, of Duncan's Boats on the North Charleston side of the Ashley River, says you may have misheard it.
Professional athletes from the Charleston area have a habit of giving back to the local community and beyond in a big way.
The South Carolina legislature recently passed catch and minimum size limits for two popular saltwater species, the Atlantic spadefish and Atlantic tripletail.
Because of the coronavirus pandemic, we've had NASCAR races and professional golf tournaments without spectators. When the South Carolina Governor's Cup Billfishing Series gets underway in a few weeks, you can add fishing tournament weigh-ins without spectators to the list.
Perhaps no other figure in the history of professional wrestling has inspired more awe than Andre The Giant, also known as “The Eighth Wonder of the World.”
MOUNT PLEASANT — At one end of the football stadium at Wando High School, a huge American flag flew proudly against a darkening sky on Friday afternoon.
Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence rarely uses his platform to weigh in on social issues. Friday, he felt compelled to make a statement.
With so much uncertainty surrounding baseball because of the coronavirus, hundreds of minor league players were cut this week in what could be just the beginning of major reductions within the minor league system.
CONCORD, N.C. — Chase Elliott's streak of bitter defeats in NASCAR's frantic first push of rescheduled races finally ended with his first Cup victory of the season.Elliott won Thursday night in the rain-delayed event at Charlotte Motor Speedway to close a brutal 12 days for NASCAR. The even…
Three Citadel football players were named to the preseason All-America team by HERO Sports on Thursday, including quarterback Brandon Rainey as a first-team pick.
The S.C. High School League issued its return-to-play guidelines for high school sports on Thursday, but left up to school districts the question of when teams can begin summer workouts.
A letter from the department's civil rights office, a copy of which was obtained Thursday by The Associated Press, came in response to a complaint filed last year by several female track athletes who argued that two transgender female runners had an unfair physical advantage.
Former Charleston Southern pitcher Cody Smith of Goose Creek was selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 2018 Major League Baseball draft.
South Carolina’s response to the NCAA Notice of Allegations it received in February was due on May 1, but the process has been delayed due to the coronavirus shutdown.
Home games with 3,000 to 4,000 fans in the stands — less than half as many as normal — is one scenario The Citadel is considering for the 2020 football season amid coronavirus.
Jenn Randall-Collins, who played for the South Carolina women's basketball team from 1991-95, is scoring big with her PROOF alcohol ice cream.
The S.C. High School League is asking for dismissal of a lawsuit filed earlier this month by Charleston-area schools Bishop England High School and Oceanside Collegiate Academy, among others.
CLEMSON — Clemson football players and members of the men’s and women’s basketball teams are set to return to voluntary activity beginning June 8. The move comes after Clemson announced its phased return plan last week, including the NCAA’s decision to permit voluntary activity for all sports.
The S.C. Independent Schools Association sent an email to member schools with guidelines for a return to sports practices amid the coronavirus pandemic for the state's private schools.
South Carolina's football players can start lifting weights and conditioning on June 8, but when can quarterbacks and receivers begin throwing?
Several professional athletes from the Lowcountry host annual summer youth camps. But those have been canceled this year due to COVID-19.
Phil Kornblut recruiting column: Clemson scored two big commitments last week, including Bubba Chandler, a quarterback likely to help the baseball team.
Mount Pleasant resident Joyce Sireno chooses not to know if she has Huntington’s disease, a deadly fatal genetic disorder that causes a steady breakdown of nerve cells in the brain.
As Gov. Henry McMaster continued to loosen restrictions around the state, there was hope that races would soon be back on schedule.
Former Clemson rower Anna McLean and her brother, Cameron, rowed from the Canary Islands to Antigua as part of the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge. They rowed in two-hour shifts, chopping away at the 3,000-mile trek amid fatigue and homesickness.
Sapakoff: The Charleston RiverDogs are benched by the coronavirus, but their famed concession stand is active with a deep roster of options for lunch and dinner, thanks to "incredibly creative" chef Josh Shea
Neither North Carolina nor South Carolina have upper size, or slot, limits for trout. Both states require that the fish measure at least 14 inches in order to be kept. South Carolina recreational anglers are limited to keeping 10 trout per day, while recreational anglers in North Carolina are limited to keeping four trout.
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Golfers and non-golfers alike are taking notice of what's going on at Charleston Municipal Golf Course as they travel along Maybank Highway. A lot of heavy equipment is being operated, and there's lots of dirt being moved. Views looking out toward the Stono River are vastly different.
The NBA is in talks with The Walt Disney Company on a single-site scenario for a resumption of play in Central Florida in late July, the clearest sign yet that the league believes the season can continue amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Two lawmakers in New York are trying to save their area's minor league club by requesting the Yankees eliminate the RiverDogs. But team owners say it won't happen.
Mike Mooneyham column: Former WWE star Shad Gaspard, also an actor, died of an apparent drowning in California but his impact on the sport, friends, family and fans is everlasting
Madison Keys did not get the chance to defend her title at the Volvo Car Open last month, after the largest women's only professional tennis tournament in North America was wiped out by the coronavirus pandemic.
Carson Spiers has had steady contact with a handful of MLB teams in recent weeks. If he isn't drafted, he'll likely choose between signing as a free agent and returning to Clemson.
Andrew Glover, a member of the 2014 Wando basketball championship team, will be the head hoops coach at Lucy Beckham.
High school sports in South Carolina have been shut down since mid-March due to the coronavirus pandemic, and the NFHS guidelines are intended as a road map of sorts as high school sports begin to open back up this summer and fall.
Gene Sapakoff column: Furman baseball, a program eliminated this week, helped shape great parts of life for Charleston's Alex Abrams, who cherishes memories of community service and team bonding as much as on-field competition
DARLINGTON — Denny Hamlin won NASCAR's first Wednesday race since 1984 when rain stopped the event with 20 laps remaining at Darlington Raceway.
Luke Doty knows that while he’s a freshman, the Gamecocks’ quarterback room is anything but settled after presumptive starter Ryan Hilinski began strongly but regressed in 2019, much due to injury. Colorado State grad transfer Collin Hill is recovering from a torn ACL.
College football took a step toward having a 2020 season of some kind on Wednesday, when the NCAA's Division I council voted to lift a nationwide ban that had been in place for on-campus activities in June.
In Bubba Chandler, Clemson not only got a quarterback prospect for the 2021 class but also a pitcher who had committed to play baseball at Georgia.
Charleston area yacht clubs expect to have their annual regattas with some limitations due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Despite the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, Citadel football had a productive spring in the classroom and on the recruiting trail.
Horace Grant, a former star at Clemson, blasted Michael Jordan for saying Grant was a locker room snitch during an episode of the hit documentary 'The Last Dance'