Monthly Archives: August 2013

Chris Wolfe, Blake Sattler share lead in Woodcreek Classic

Elgin, SC August 31, 2013 – Chris Wolfe and Blake Sattler are one round closer to grabbing a breakout victory on the NGA TOUR, but they’ll have their hands full fending off each other – and a gaggle of great golfers right behind them – in the NGA TOUR’s Woodcreek […]

Matt Dayes Leads NC State Past Louisiana Tech, 40-14

Matt Dayes ran for 84 yards and three touchdowns Final Stats RALEIGH, NC (AP) August 31, 2013 – Freshman Matt Dayes ran for 84 yards and three touchdowns to help North Carolina State beat Louisiana Tech 40-14 on Saturday in its first game under coach Dave Doeren. Tony Creecy also […]

Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Hospital News – August 31, 2013

Here a nest, there a nest All that hard work those Loggerhead mama’s (and one Green lady) put in over the summer is evident up and down our twenty-six miles of beaches. Our Topsail Turtle Project has records going back to the 1980’s that track general nesting and hatching activity […]

Charlotte Knights Roll Past Norfolk Tides 12-2 on Friday

Friday’s Box Score Fort Mill, SC August 30, 2013 – The Charlotte Knights pounded out 10 hits and scored 12 runs en route to a 12-2 win over the Norfolk Tides on Friday in the finale of their three-game series from Knights Stadium. Charlotte won two of three games from […]

Nik and Lijana Wallenda to Skywalk High above Pit Road at Bank of America 500

Charlotte, NC August 30, 2013 – World-famous daredevils Nik Wallenda and his sister, Lijana (lee-AH-na), will perform a spectacular, death-defying dual skywalk 140 feet above pit road during the pre-race show for the Oct. 12 Bank of America 500. Nik Wallenda made history earlier this year by successfully walking a […]

ECU Football Hosts Old Dominion In 2013 Season Opener

Pirates, Monarchs Set To Kickoff At 7:05 PM (ET) East Carolina Game 1: Old Dominion Date Saturday, Aug. 31 Time 7:05 PM (EST) Location Greenville, N.C. (Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium) Tickets & Parking Game Tickets | Parking Map l Gameday Improvements Live Game Coverage Radio: WNCT 107.9FM and ECU All-Access Listen Live […]

Diaz, Sindelar and Sattler share lead at Woodcreek Classic

Full-field 2nd Round Tee Times Elgin, SC August 29, 2013 – In the NGA Pro Golf Tour’s Pro Series season finale, a trio of golfers looking for their first wins on the top-rated developmental tour were tied atop the leaderboard at the conclusion of the Woodcreek Classic on Thursday. Roberto […]

San Diego BMW Motorcycles’ BMW S 1000 RR Tops 224 MPH At Bonneville’s SCTA Speedweek Event

Claims Title of World’s Fastest BMW Motorcycle   Woodcliff Lake, NJ August 30, 2013 – Andy Sills of Hunter Sills Racing piloted a San Diego BMW Motorcycles-built BMW S 1000 RR during its debut appearance to an average speed of 224.190 miles per hour across the timed mile on the […]

Moonshine’s Role in Carolinas Racing History Displayed at the Sept. 19-22 Charlotte AutoFair

Charlotte, NC August 29, 2013 – It’s no coincidence that moonshine liquor and stock car racing both came from the Carolinas, with roots that go back 222 years. A special exhibit during the Sept. 19-22 AutoFair at Charlotte Motor Speedway will show how the demand for illegal “white lightning” whiskey […]