Schaidle named a preseason all-conference selection
Junior forward Anthony Thomas scored a team-high 20 points as College of Charleston fell 71-64 to Elite Phase One in the first game of its four-day preseason foreign tour of the Great White North on Thursday night at Ryerson University's Kerr Hall …
Harrisburg, PA – The Charleston Battery lost 3-0 to the Harrisburg City Islanders Wednesday night at the Skyline Sports Complex in front of 1,605. Defender Kyle Hoffer was sent off in the 26th minute leaving Charleston a man short and the City Islanders took advantage scoring three unanswered goals. Despite the loss the Battery (11-10-1) remains in 3rd position in the USL PRO standings four points behind the second place Rochester Rhinos and one point ahead of Harrisburg (9-6-6). The top six teams advance to the post-season with the top two sides earning a bye into the semifinal round. The Battery started well but suffered a blow with the first-half ejection of defender Kyle Hoffer. Hoffer was shown a straight […]
Playoff contenders face key contests in penultimate weekend of season TAMPA, Fla. – The race for the USL PRO Playoffs enters the final stretch this weekend as a number of playoff contenders meet in the penultimate weekend of action in the regular season. With six teams battling for four playoff berths separated by only eight points, contests in Richmond, Rochester and Los Angeles highlight a crucial weekend for all of the teams still alive for a berth in the playoffs. The weekend schedule begins on Thursday night on the west coast as the Los Angeles Blues try to keep touch with the teams ahead of them in the USL PRO standings. The Blues are currently in eighth place, […]
A Pair of Solo Homers Lead Hagerstown to Victory CHARLESTON, SC – Matthew Skole stroked two solo homers and drove in three runs for the Hagerstown Suns as they downed the Charleston RiverDogs 6-0 in South Atlantic League action with 2,677 on hand at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Charleston falls to 60-53 (21-25 in the second half) with the loss, while Hagerstown improves to 67-48 (25-21 in the second half). In the fourth, the Suns benefitted from the first of Skole’s (3-5, 2 HR, 3 RBIs, 2 runs) two homers when he whacked one over the right field wall for his 26th of the year off starter Philip Wetherell (5-6). Hagerstown added to their lead in the fifth, starting […]
Enjoy A Golf-Themed Homestand at The Joe This Weekend CHARLESTON, SC – With the PGA Championship being held this week at the famed Ocean Course at nearby Kiawah Island, the Charleston RiverDogs are bringing golf activities to Riley Park over the course of their four-game homestand against the Hagerstown Suns. If you’re worried about the traffic getting to Kiawah, or looking for something to do after the golf each day, come on out to The Joe. An unnamed source in the RiverDogs clubhouse has extended a challenge to anyone named Tiger, Phil, Rory, or Ernie who wants to participate in a closest-to-the-pin chipping challenge on the field prior to each game of the homestand. RiverDogs players, coaches and one […]
The College of Charleston volleyball team opened the 2012 preseason schedule with a photo day and intrasquad practice on Tuesday afternoon at TD Arena.
The College of Charleston men's basketball team gears up this week, Aug. 8-11, for its four-day foreign tour of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Cougars will compete against a strong non-conference slate in preparation for the CCSA Championships.
Popular Political BOBBLECTION™ Promotion Returns to Charleston on Aug. 28 CHARLESTON, SC – Forget the Gallop Polls. CNN and Fox News can stay home. It doesn’t matter one iota what the professional, suit-wearing prognosticators say as all they need to do is focus their attention on BOBBLECTION™. The Charleston RiverDogs’ ownership group, The Goldklang Group, now recognized as a national barometer for presidential election outcomes, is at it again as BOBBLECTION™ 2012 comes to Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park on Aug. 28. Now we’ll see if the 2012 promotion is as accurate. The bobbles, only a tad stiffer than their human counterparts, will plead their case to be crowned BOBBLECTION™ 2012 winners, thereby making it easier […]