Daily Archives: August 16, 2014


Bojangles' Darlington Marathon Courses Officially Certified

RACE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS’ DANNY WHITE OFFICIALLY CERTIFIES BOJANGLES’ DARLINGTON MARATHON COURSES Registration taking place at DarlingtonMarathon.com   DARLINGTON, SC August 15, 2014 – The race courses for the Sept. 26-27 Bojangles’ Darlington Marathon Presented by Sam Carbis Solutions Group have been officially certified by Danny White of Race Management Systems. […]


2014 U.S. Amateur – Semifinal Results; Final Pairing

CONNERS MEETS YANG IN CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH AT U.S. AMATEUR 114th U.S. Amateur Championship conducted by the United States Golf Association (www.usga.org) JOHNS CREEK, GA August 16, 2014 – Corey Conners, 22, of Canada, and Gunn Yang, 20, of Korea, each won their semifinal-round matches to advance to Sunday’s 36-hole championship […]


Clemson Tigers Football Holds Final Preseason Scrimmage

CLEMSON, SC August 16, 2014 — Head coach Dabo Swinney was more upbeat after Saturday’s scrimmage than he was after the one Wednesday. It was the final stadium scrimmage of the preseason for the Tigers as they prepare to meet the 12th-ranked Georgia Bulldogs on August 30, just two weeks […]


BMW Delivers First BMW i8 Sports Cars in the U.S. at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Chef Thomas Keller, Roger Penske and Rick Hendrick Among the First to Take Delivery of the Revolutionary BMW i8 Plug-In Hybrid WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ – August 15, 2014… Today, BMW delivered the first plug-in hybrid BMW i8 sport cars at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the world’s premier celebration of the […]


South Carolina Gamecocks Scrimmage Saturday

Matulis Injures Left Knee in Scrimmage COLUMBIA, SC August 16, 2014 – The University of South Carolina football squad scrimmaged on a steamy Saturday morning at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia. After being fortunate on the injury front throughout much of the preseason camp, the Gamecocks suffered a blow when junior […]


Courtney Taybron’s OT Goal Lifts ECU Over Longwood, 1-0

East Carolina picks up shutout victory in line exhibition of 2014 GREENVILLE, NC August 15, 2014 – Freshman striker Courtney Taybron scored in the 93rd minute to give East Carolina a 1-0 victory over Longwood in exhibition play Friday evening at Johnson Soccer Stadium. “We had moments of good play […]


Victory! California Coastal Commission Votes Unanimously to Protect La Jolla Seals

FRIDAY HARBOR, WA August 15, 2014: by: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society The California Coastal Commission yesterday voted unanimously to protect vulnerable harbor seals by closing Casa Beach (also known as La Jolla Children’s Pool) in the La Jolla area of San Diego to human activity during the seals’ critical pupping […]


Sea Shepherd: An Open Letter to SeaWorld: More than Bigger Tanks, Orcas Need the Ocean

FRIDAY HARBOR, WA August 15, 2014: by: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society Dear SeaWorld, Your stocks are dropping by the day. You’re bleeding financially in the wake of the powerful documentary “Blackfish” and, more importantly, the public’s growing realization that confining intelligent cetaceans to cruel and small tanks and forcing them […]


Rome Braves Outlast Charleston RiverDogs in Friday Marathon

Sean Godfrey almost hits for the cycle as Rome takes a 2-0 series lead Box Score: http://atmilb.com/VrKgaE CHARLESTON, SC August 15, 2014 – A long contest on Friday evening ended with a 7-4 Rome Braves win over the Charleston RiverDogs in front of a sellout crowd of 6,081 fans at […]


Walk-off wild pitch snaps nine-game road winning streak

GAME-WINNING RUN COMES UNEARNED OFF OF BIRDS ‘PEN   SALEM, VA August 15, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, were knocked off 3-2 in extra-innings in their series opener against the Salem Red Sox at LewisGale Field on Friday night. The loss snapped […]