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Dixie’s Austin Ware delivers a pitch in the seventh inning Tuesday against Ware Shoals. Ware threw three shutout innings in relief to earn the win as Dixie claimed a 7-4 victory.
(ANDREW MACKE | Index Journal)
Dixie’s Austin Ware delivers a pitch in the seventh inning Tuesday against Ware Shoals. Ware threw three shutout innings in relief to earn the win as Dixie claimed a 7-4 victory. (ANDREW MACKE | Index Journal)
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:31 AM
WARE SHOALS -- Without his starting catcher or shortstop, Dixie High School baseball coach Jimmy Prince needed some new faces to step up against Ware Shoals on Tuesday for his team to stay in the hunt for the Region 1-A championship.
  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:36 AM
    Since Saluda High School won’t be able to play in today’s tri-match involving Greenwood and Emerald at Greenwood Country Club, that leaves the Eagles and Vikings to once again decide which city school has the better golf team. 

  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:34 AM
    Emerald High School’s Gage Cervenka verbally committed to play football at Clemson University on Tuesday. 

  • Coming through
    Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:31 AM
    WARE SHOALS -- Without his starting catcher or shortstop, Dixie High School baseball coach Jimmy Prince needed some new faces to step up against Ware Shoals on Tuesday for his team to stay in the hunt for the Region 1-A championship. 

  • Lori Smith’s drive leads to great heights
    Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:27 AM
    When Greenwood High School pitcher Lori Smith decided last summer she was likely going to forgo playing softball in college, she committed herself to months of hard work, determined to make the most of her senior season. 

  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:26 AM
    In the team’s most recent matchup in March of last season, the Emerald High School softball team beat crosstown rival Greenwood on the Eagles’ home field. 

  • Tuesday, April 15, 2014 1:24 AM
    The Lander University men’s tennis team owns a share of the Peach Belt Conference championship for the first time since Brett Simpson took over as coach in 2005-06. 

  • Date with Dabo
    Tuesday, April 15, 2014 1:06 AM
    Even though 10-year-old Hagan Laidlaw had met Clemson University football coach Dabo Swinney before Monday, that didn’t keep the young Tigers fan from getting excited about the chance to do it again. 

  • Monday, April 14, 2014 12:00 AM
    It's hard to imagine what more could be asked of a volleyball coach in his second year with a team.
    Or, allow me to be more specific: a coach in his second year with a team — in its second year of existence. 

  • Erskine heads to title match
    Sunday, April 13, 2014 12:00 AM
    DUE WEST — Funny what can happen in two years. 

  • A soccer connection
    Sunday, April 13, 2014 12:00 AM
    George Sugden and his wife were determined to let each of their five children make their own decisions regarding the extracurricular activities in which they would participate. 

  • REGION CHAMPS
    Saturday, April 12, 2014 12:00 AM
    NINETY SIX — The Ninety Six High School softball team entered this season determined to send off its senior class with a season to remember.
    Friday night, the Wildcats checked one milestone off their list. 

  • Saturday, April 12, 2014 12:00 AM
    CINCINNATI — The Cincinnati Bengals added to their defensive line depth Friday by signing free agent Sam Montgomery, of Greenwood. He was a defensive end who was Houston's third-round pick last year. 

  • Saturday, April 12, 2014 12:00 AM
    When Kittanon Na Nakhon moved across the world in August, he was not able to play tennis, the sport he's played since he was 5. The Emerald High School foreign exchange student from Thailand had enough to worry about getting acclimated to a new school in a new country. 

  • Friday, April 11, 2014 12:16 AM
    The Erskine College men's volleyball team dominated Barton in the regular season, defeating them 3-0 each time.
    But the top-seeded Fleet (19-6, 12-2 conference) will be facing a different Bulldogs team (12-16, 7-7) when they square off in the Conference Carolinas semifinals 3 p.m. Saturday in Due West. 

  • Reyes' cool head helps Lander on the green
    Friday, April 11, 2014 12:12 AM
    As Lander University golfer Michelle Reyes prepared to board a plane to come to Lander from her hometown in Mexico, she was so overcome with nerves, she cried.
    But nearly two years and — one large culture shock — later, Reyes' play on the golf course is proving it was the right decision.