Daily Archives: May 26, 2012


Eric Axley, Patton Kizzire Share Three Ridges Lead

Skinns, Richey T3, one shot back Knoxville, Tenn. – May 26, 2012 – Knoxville’s Eric Axley will start the final round of the NGA Pro Golf Tour’s Three Ridges Knoxville Classic tied for the lead with Patton Kizzire of Tuscaloosa, Ala.   After holding a share of the lead following […]


Gamecocks Conclude Stellar Week in Fifth Place at NCAA Championship

FRANKLIN, Tenn. May 25, 2012 — The South Carolina women’s golf team wrapped up one of the most successful seasons in program history on Friday as it posted a final-round 293 (+5) to finish in fifth-place at the 2012 NCAA Championship at the Vanderbilt Legends Club. Final Results The Gamecocks […]


Charleston Battery defeat the LA Blues 1-0

Charleston, S.C. The Charleston Battery defeated the Los Angeles Blues by a score of one goal to none on Saturday night at Blackbaud Stadium in front of 4,344 fans. Captain Colin Falvey scored early in the match to lift the Battery to a victory. “Our defense did well, you can […]


Johnson Named to Rimington Watch List

Columbia, SC May 26, 2012 – University of South Carolina senior center T.J. Johnson is one of 50 players on the Rimington Trophy 2012 Spring Watch List, announced this week by the Rimington Trophy committee. The list includes 21 returning players from the 2011 Watch List. The SEC leads the […]


No. 16 UCF Rolls Past ECU, 11-1, In Eight Innings

PEARL, Miss. May 25, 2012– Catcher Chris Taladay led a 14-hit Knights’ attack by going 3-for-5 with a home run, a triple and five RBI as second-seeded UCF rolled past No. 6 seed East Carolina, 11-1, in an eight-inning ballgame in day three of the 2012 Conference USA Baseball Championship […]


Fort Dobbs to Show French and Indian War Soldier Life For 2nd Saturdays

STATESVILLE – Fifty soldiers of the Royal Colony of North Carolina arrived on a hilltop near present day Statesville in 1755. By the next spring, they had completed a three story log barracks that would be known as Fort Dobbs. On June 9 and 10, visit the site of Fort Dobbs for […]


Red Cross Issues Rip Current Safety Tips

WILMINGTON, NC, May 26, 2012 – Powerful storms are churning in the Atlantic Ocean, increasing the risk of powerful rip currents along the East Coast over the next few days. The American Red Cross advises anyone visiting eastern shore points to swim only on lifeguard-protected beaches, within the designated swimming […]


Charleston Battery takes on NY Red Bulls in third round of the Open Cup

Charleston, SC – The Charleston Battery takes on Major League Soccer’s New York Red Bulls in the third round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Tuesday evening at Blackbaud Stadium; gates open at 6:00 PM with kick off set for 7:30 PM ($10 – $18, www.charlestonbattery.com / (843) 971-4625).  […]


UT alum David Skinns, Knoxville’s Eric Axley share Three Ridges Lead

2008 U.S. Amateur runner-up Drew Kittleson 3rd Knoxville, Tenn. – May 25, 2012 – It’s safe to say that David Skinns and Eric Axley are both fond of Knoxville, but their commonalities seem to be a little bit stronger this week. After two rounds of play in the NGA Pro […]


DNR Courtesy Boating Inspections Set During Memorial Day Weekend

Columbia, SC – In an effort to keep state waterways safe during the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division will again be conducting courtesy safety inspections at some public boat landings. The Memorial Day holiday weekend is considered the first blast of […]