Daily Archives: July 18, 2012


Charleston Battery Faces League-Leaders Orlando City

Charleston, SC – The Charleston Battery faces the league-leading Orlando City Lions Thursday night at Blackbaud Stadium; gates open at 6 PM with kick off set for 7:30 PM.  The Battery (11-6) enters the game in second place in the USL PRO standings but is ten points behind Orlando (13-1-4).  […]


Charlotte Bobcats Withdraw Qualifying Offer to Derrick Brown

Charlotte, NC July 18, 2012 – Charlotte Bobcats President of Basketball Operations Rod Higgins announced today that the team has withdrawn its qualifying offer to forward Derrick Brown. Brown now becomes an unrestricted free agent. Selected by the Bobcats with the 40th overall pick in the 2009 NBA Draft, Brown […]


Carolina Hurricanes Summer Fun Fest Set for Friday, July 20

RALEIGH, NC – Jon Chase, Director of Community Relations and Promotions for the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced specifics regarding the team’s fifth annual Summer Fun Fest. The event will take place on Friday, July 20, at PNC Arena, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Parking and admission are free […]


Janelle Breneman Takes UNC Greensboro Head Coaching Spot

COLUMBIA, S.C. July 18, 2012 – After two years as an assistant coach for the South Carolina softball program, Janelle Breneman has accepted a new role elsewhere, as she was named as the head coach at UNC Greensboro on Wednesday. “I am grateful for the past two years at South […]


Sea Shepherd Calls On its Supporters to Oppose Gas Hub for Aussie Humpbacks

July 12, 2012 The Western Australian Government, headed up by WA Premier Colin Barnett is pushing ahead with gas factories at James Price Point, north of Broome on one of the world’s most pristine coastlines. Woodside has already started drilling into reefs and to enable the big ships to come […]


Grayson Atwood Homer Steams CPL’s Top Team

Wilmington, NC – A Grayson Atwood home run in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the Wilmington Sharks (8-4, 23-15) to a 3-2 victory over the Edenton Steamers (10-5, 28-13) at Buck Hardee Field on Tuesday night. The North Carolina Tar Heel entered the game as a pinch hitter […]


All-Stars Carry SwampDogs to 7th Straight Win

Fayetteville, NC – The Fayetteville SwampDogs won their seventh consecutive game on Tuesday night, defeating the Petersburg Generals 13-5 to improve to 9-2 in the second half. All-Star lefty Dan Smith improved to 5-0 on the season, working seven strong innings and picking up four strikeouts. He once again lasted […]


Red Bull Storm Chase Coming to Hatteras!?!

The Red Bull Storm Chase has narrowed its short list of international destinations for the upcoming extreme wave/wind surfing window, and Hatteras has made the cut! The listing notes the “US East Coast” yet the marker is firmly planted on Cape Hatteras, and I have been in direct contact with […]


Eric Nichols Elected Officer In NACMA

Columbia, SC July 18, 2012 – University of South Carolina assistant athletics director – marketing, Eric Nichols, has been selected as the 2nd Vice President/Secretary of the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA), it was announced at the organization’s 21st annual convention. Nichols joined the University of South Carolina […]