Daily Archives: August 12, 2014


Matt NeSmith Advances to Match Play at US Amateur Championship

JOHNS CREEK, GA August 12, 2014 — South Carolina junior Matt NeSmith clinched a spot in match play at the 114th U.S. Amateur Championship on Tuesday after firing a 2-under 69 at the Atlanta Athletic Club’s Highlands Course in the final round of stroke play. NeSmith wrapped up stroke play […]


Myrtle Beach Pelicans and Carolina Mudcats series opener rained out

DOUBLEHEADER SCHEDULED FOR WEDNESDAY AT 6:05 P.M.   MYRTLE BEACH, SC August 12, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, had their game with the Carolina Mudcats postponed due to rain on Tuesday. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader […]


2014 U.S. Amateur — Round 2 Stroke Play Results; Round 1 Match Play Bracket

LEE McCOY, TAYLOR MOORE SHARE MEDALIST HONORS AT 2014 U.S. AMATEUR 114th U.S. Amateur Championship conducted by the United States Golf Association (www.usga.org) JOHNS CREEK, GA August 12, 2014 – A pair of Southeastern Conference college players, Lee McCoy, 20, of Clarkesville, Ga., and Taylor Moore, 21, of Edmond, Okla., […]


Clemson Tigers Men's Soccer Opens Practice for 2014 Season

CLEMSON, SC August 12, 2014 – The Clemson men’s soccer team kicked off the 2014 season with two training sessions Tuesday. Both sessions were held at the soccer practice fields, adjacent to the Football Indoor Practice Facility on Clemson’s campus. Head Coach Mike Noonan, entering his fifth season leading the […]


No. 4 UNC Tar Heels Edge UNCW Seahawks, 1-0, In Exhibition

WILMINGTON, NC August 12, 2014 – Freshman striker Megan Buckingham’s first half goal was all the scoring No. 4 UNC Chapel Hill needed as the Tar Heels edged UNCW, 1-0, in the women’s soccer exhibition opener for both teams Tuesday night at the UNCW Soccer Stadium. The Seahawks play another […]


NCBA Foundation's Camp Challenge concludes 21st Year

GREENSBORO, NC August 12, 2014 – The North Carolina Bankers Association Foundation’s Camp Challenge, a financial literacy summer camp for high-achieving, low-resource middle school students, has successfully concluded its 21st summer. For the first time, Camp Challenge was held at YMCA Camp Weaver in Greensboro, North Carolina. The Camp’s eight […]


Greenville to Host World Series Trophy on Wednesday

Trophy will be at Fluor Field in the evening after making stops with sponsors around town during the day GREENVILLE, SC August 12, 2014 – In their role as the first full-season affiliate in the Boston Red Sox organization, the Greenville Drive play an important part in player development and […]


Final Results of the 37th Carolinas Women's Four-Ball Championship in Dataw Island, SC

DATAW ISLAND, SC August 12, 2014 – Final results of the 37th Carolinas Women’s Four-Ball Championship hosted by Dataw Island Club (Cotton Dike Course) on Tuesday, August 12, 2014.  Par 36-36—72 5735 yards (Rating: 72.7/129). Hayley Hammond of Mooresville, NC and Lea Venable of Simpsonville, SC fire an impressive 7-under […]


39 Fall Clemson Olympic Sport Events Set for Broadcast

CLEMSON, SC August 12, 2014 – A total of 39 Clemson men’s soccer, women’s soccer and volleyball games this fall are scheduled for broadcast on ESPN3, the league’s regional sports networks and Clemson’s in-house broadcast team of TigerCast, the Atlantic Coast Conference and Clemson athletics announced today. TICKETS: Clemson Tigers Sports […]


First Round Results of the CGA North Carolina Senior Four-Ball Championship at Greenville Country Club

GREENVILLE, NC August 12, 2014 – First round results of the 14th North Carolina Senior Four-Ball Championship of the Carolinas Golf Association hosted by Greenville Country Club in Greenville, NC on Tuesday, August 12, 2014.  (Par 35-36—71, 6,200 yards, Rating: 70.1/128). Preston Edmondson from Morrisville, N.C. and Steve Sharpe from Greensboro, […]