Sports – Carolinas

Brooklyn Arts Center announces the 4th Port City Ping Pong Throwdown

Event to feature two competitor groups, cash prizes, raffle, local food vendor, and cash bar Wilmington, NC, July 20 2014 – The Brooklyn Arts Center is excited to announce “The 4th Port City Ping Pong Throwdown” at the Brooklyn Arts Center (516 North 4th Street—the corner of Campbell and North […]

Darryl Richard hired as Assistant Director of Business Operations for Clemson Athletic Department

CLEMSON, SC July 15, 2014 – Darryl Richard, a former defensive line standout at Georgia Tech and a member of the New England Patriots, has been hired as assistant director of business operations for the Clemson Athletic Department, director of athletics Dan Radakovich announced today. Richard graduated from Georgia Tech […]

Barbara Kennedy-Dixon named Special Assistant to Clemson Director of Athletics

CLEMSON, SC July 15, 2014 – Barbara Kennedy-Dixon, who has served in the role of Senior Woman Administrator since 2005, has been named Special Assistant to the Director of Athletics, and will provide assistance to the Director of Athletics in areas of identified critical needs and on special projects. She […]

Hot Fun in the Summertime: Topical Biomedics offers health living tops for Summer

RHINEBECK, NY July 14, 2014 — As the Nat King Cole song says, it’s the lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer!   Which means it’s the season for family vacations, lounging by the pool, visiting amusement parks, and walking barefoot on the beach.  Being outside in the sun feels great, especially […]

Collegiate Licensing Company Signs 10-Year Extension with East Carolina University

ATLANTA, GA July 11, 2014 – The Collegiate Licensing Company (CLC), the licensing affiliate of IMG College, announced today that it has signed a 10-year extension of its partnership agreement with East Carolina University (ECU) to continue managing its trademark licensing program. The partnership, which began in 1984, will run […]

South Carolina To Hold Lift For Life Event Thursday

COLUMBIA, SC June 24, 2014 – The South Carolina Chapter of Uplifting Athletes will hold its second Lift For Life event Thursday, June 26 from 6-7 p.m. at the USC Fieldhouse. Lift For Life is the signature fundraising event for the Uplifting Athletes nationwide network of 25 college football student-athlete […]

Jeff Connors Nominated to Attend Marine Corps Executive Forum

East Carolina’s Assistant AD for Strength and Conditioning is one of just 25 invitees to the event. GREENVILLE, NC June 12, 2014 – East Carolina Assistant Athletics Director for Strength and Conditioning Jeff Connors is one of 25 invitees nationally to attend the United States Marine Corps Executive Forum (MCEF) […]

Surf City Spin-A-Thon to benefit Multiple Sclerosis Foundation

SURF CITY, NC June 10, 2014 – Just a few bikes remain for Surf City Parks & Recreation Spin-A-Thon for the local Multiple Sclerosis Foundation to be held, Monday, June 16 at the Surf City Community Center. The Spin-A-Thon is divided into two segments: 8:30 am to 12 Noon and […]

St. Andrews University: All Home games postponed for Saturday

By Troy Baranik Laurinburg, NC Feb. 14, 2014 – The three sports that had home games on Saturday: Baseball, Softball, and Women’s Lacrosse, have all been postponed due to the remnants of the winter storm. Baseball’s three game series with Shawnee St. University that was going to be played on […]

Duke Blue Devils to host UNC Tarheels in ACC Men’s Basketball Showdown

Fort Ann, NY, February, 14th, 2014-On Saturday, March 8, the Duke Blue Devils will host the UNC Tarheels at Cameron Indoor Stadium for their second matchup of this season.  Historically, when meeting at Cameron Indoor Stadium, the Blue Devils have a slight advantage winning 41 games at home to UNC’s […]