Daily Archives: June 6, 2012

Charleston Battery to host Summer 3 v 3 & 6 v 6 Tournaments

Charleston, SC – The Charleston Battery and Lowcountry Soccer have teamed up with the World Futbol Tour and will host a youth 3 v 3 and an adult 6 v 6 tournament at the Battery soccer complex June 23, 2012.  The games will be played on the Battery practice fields […]

USL PRO Teams Continue Open Cup Success

Harrisburg, Charlotte and Dayton join MLS sides in quarterfinals   TAMPA, Fla. – The Harrisburg City Islanders, Charlotte Eagles and Dayton Dutch Lions all advanced to the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open Cup on Tuesday night, with the trio of USL PRO clubs becoming the last non-MLS clubs standing in […]

Hurricanes Announce Hockey Operations Changes

RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced changes and restructuring for the team’s hockey operations department. Several staff members have received contract extensions and promotions. Ron Francis, who is entering his seventh season in the team’s front office, has […]

Hammerheads Journey North for Doubleheader

Wilmington travels to Rochester and Harrisburg for back-to-back matches Wilmington, NC – The Wilmington Hammerheads take their skills on the road this weekend for a doubleheader after their victory last week over Orlando City. The Hammerheads have back-to-back matches ahead of them versus the Rochester Rhinos on Friday, June 8 […]

Stephens Walks Off With Homer

Wilmington, NC – The first walk-off hit of the 2012 Sharks season came off the bat of Zach Stephens, and went sailing deep in to the darkness beyond the left field wall at Buck Hardee Field to give the hosts a 7-6 win over the Wilson Tobs in the 9th […]

Dogs Get 2nd Straight Win

Fayetteville, NC – The Fayetteville SwampDogs evened their record at 4-4 on the season when they defeated the Morehead City Marlins 5-1 at “The Swamp” on Tuesday night. Gary Ashcraft (Francis Marion) was sensational for the Dogs as he worked through six innings as the starter, surrendering just three hits […]

ECU Nets Two C-USA Track And Field All-Academic Team Selections

IRVING, Texas June 6, 2012 – Senior Dennis Aliotta and sophomore Kathryn Warner have been named to the 2012 Conference USA Track and Field All-Academic Team, according to announcement Wednesday by the league. The selections mark not only the first of their careers, but also the program’s initial honorees. Due […]

Christian Walker Drafted By Baltimore Orioles

Columbia, S.C. June 5, 2012 – South Carolina junior first baseman Christian Walker has been selected in the fourth round of the 2012 MLB Draft. Walker was the No. 132nd overall pick in the draft by the Baltimore Orioles. He is the first current Gamecock player to be selected in the […]

SECCA Works With Local High School Students to Create Large Wall Mural

WINSTON-SALEM – The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) recently held an artist residency at Ronald Reagan High School, located at 3750 Transou Road in Pfafftown. The residency by American paper artist Johannes VanDerBeek is part of SECCA’s ongoing educational outreach initiative called The Intersections Project (TIP). During the 3-day program, […]

Deputy Greens Leader Adam Bandt steps up for the sharks as the Brigitte Bardot becomes a Melbournian

June 4, 2012 Seaworks Williamstown, Melbourne Australia June 4, 2012 Today in the presence of numerous media and supporters at Seaworks Williamstown, Deputy Greens Leader Adam Bandt peeled a white cover off the stern of the Brigitte Bardot vessel uncovering the word “Melbourne” indicating the ship has a new place to […]