Daily Archives: July 28, 2012


Marlins and Generals Suspended, To Be Completed Monday

MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – The Morehead City Marlins and Petersburg Generals were suspended in the top of the second inning of Saturday evening’s contest after one full inning of scoreless baseball at Big Rock Stadium. Neither team plated a run in the first inning, and after Taylor Buran began the […]


Jimmy Hazen, Chris Walling share TimberCreek lead

Twelve golfers within four shots of lead   Daphne, Ala. – July 28, 2012 – Jimmy Hazen shot a 6-under 65 in the third round of the NGA Tour’s TimberCreek Golf Classic on Saturday to join second-round leader Chris Walling atop the leaderboard.   After starting the day T7, Hazen, […]


RiverDogs and Tourists Postponed Due to Rain

Two Seven Inning Games To Be Played On Sunday CHARLESTON, SC – The South Atlantic League game between the Charleston RiverDogs and the Asheville Tourists scheduled for Saturday night has been postponed due to rain. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Sunday, beginning at […]


Charlotte Knights Fall to Gwinnett Braves 5-3 on Saturday

Fort Mill, SC – The Charlotte Knights welcomed the Gwinnett Braves to Knights Stadium on Saturday night after dropping three of four in the previous series against the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees. The Knights were hoping to get back on the winning track, but fell just short in their quest on Saturday. […]


Strong Pitching Lifts SwampDogs to 3rd Straight Win

The Fayetteville SwampDogs won their third consecutive game on Saturday night when the downed the Forest City Owls 4-1 at McNair Field. Keith Picht was brilliant on the hill in his first appearance as a starter this season. He worked through seven inni…


Burgrova, Sliskovic Drop Olympic Openers

South Carolina women’s basketball alumnae Ilona Burgrova and Iva Sliskovic kicked off their Olympic efforts Saturday, although neither could get her team on top. Burgrova drew the start for the Czech Republic in a 66-57 loss to China. Sliskovic support…


Gem From Frank Helps Sharks Clinch Playoff Berth

Florence, S.C. – A complete game on the mound from Mike Frank led the Wilmington Sharks (13-9, 29-20) to a 4-1 victory over the Florence RedWolves (11-12, 24-27) that clinched a spot for the Sharks in the 2012 Petitt Cup Playoffs.
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Koechli’s Run Ends in Semifinals of Women’s Trans National Championship

College of Charleston rising senior Vanessa Koechli's run through the match play portion of the Women's Trans National Amateur Championship ended with a 4 and 3 loss in the semifinals to Breanna Eliott of Melbourne.


Orlando Beat Nine-Man Charleston Battery to Claim Regular Season Title

Orlando, FL – The Charleston Battery suffered its heaviest defeat of the season losing 4-0 to the Orlando City Lions Friday night at the Citrus Bowl. The Battery finished the game with nine players after team captain Colin Falvey and his central defensive partner Kyle Hoffer both received second half […]


Yankees Slip Past Charlotte Knights 6-4 on Friday in Finale

Fort Mill, SC – Four unearned runs in the first inning for the Yankees set the tone for Friday’s game at Knights Stadium. In a game that saw a combined five errors, 17 hits, 10 runs and a 63-minute rain delay, it was the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees coming away with a […]