March 11, 2011 RSS feed / Sports

THE THRILL OF VICTORY AND THE AGONY OF DEFEAT

Irmo students and fans celebrate as the Ridge View cheerleaders can only watch the closing seconds of the Class 4A State Boys’ Basketball Championship at the Colonial Life Arena Friday, March 4 More...

Yellow Jackets are State Champions!

Tim Whipple stood on the Colonial Life Arena floor, arms folded, looking out over the scene with a satisfied look in his eye.  And he had every right to. More...

Lady Raiders fall in overtime

The Keenan Lady Raiders fell to the Timberland Lady Wolves 55–48 in overtime at the 2A State Finals on Saturday, March 5 at the Colonial Life Arena.  “ They played great today. The girls played for four quarters today. More...

Cardinal Newman grounds Falcons

The Cardinal Newman Lady Cardinals, a powerhouse in SCISA softball, flew out to a ten run first inning and grounded the A.C. Flora Lady Falcons 22–4 Monday, March 7 at A.C. Flora field.  More...

Highlanders run past Cardinals

Whit Hensley threw a complete–game three–hitter to lead the Heathwood Hall Highlanders to a 7–1 victory over the Cardinal Newman Cardinals at Polo Road Field March 8, 2011.  More...

Skyhawks honored by S.C. House of Representatives

Even though the Hammond School football team’s “Drive for Five” state championships have come and gone, the accolades continue.  The Skyhawks’ record– setting football team was honored by the South Carolina’s More...

Lady Eagles building on success

Airport girls’ soccer coach Keith Morris saw his 2010 team finish 15–7 and battle to the third round of the playoffs.  More...

Blue Devils full of potential

The 2010 Dreher Blue Devils’ season ended at The Cage against Brookland– Cayce, as the Bearcats handed the Blue Devils a loss to advance to the Lower State Finals.  First year head coach Clark McCarthy inherits a team full of potenti More...

Lady Vikings take the title back

It’s not often a team loses a championship–game heartbreaker then gets an opportunity to return to the same arena the next season to exact revenge … and against the same team, no less.  More...

Raiders claim second straight title

The Keenan Raiders repeat as 2A State Champions by beating the Mullins Auctioneers 56–50 Saturday, March 5 at the Colonial Center. Quinton Johnson led Keenan with 18 points, and Eric Washington added 15 points.  More...

Lady Blue Devils down Diamond Hornets

The Dreher Lady Blue Devils opened up the 2011 regular season with a 9–0 win over Lower Richland Tuesday, March 8.  More...

Lady Cardinals handle Hammond

The soccer field at Hammond School is regulation size, but the Cardinal Newman girls’ soccer team only needed half of it during a dominating 2–0 win over the Skyhawks Tuesday, March 8.  The Cardinals blitzed the Hammond net with 45 s More...

Jaramillo gets hat trick for Cardinal Newman

The Cardinal Newman boys’ soccer team blanked Hammond, 4– 0, Tuesday, March 8 as junior Nestor Jaramillo netted a hat trick to lead the Cardinals.  More...

Defense leads the way for Lady Bearcats

The Lady Bearcats’ soccer team had a great year in 2010. Among the highlights were a second place region finish and a second round playoff win at Myrtle Beach.  More...

Team chemistry key for Lady Blue Devils

Dreher girls’ soccer coach David Kleinfelder enters the 2011 season after posting a 12–11 season in 2010 and a second round playoff exit.  More...

Expectations always high for B–C soccer

The 2011 season marks the 20th year for Kevin Heise as head coach of the Brookland– Cayce boys’ soccer team. A 1989 graduate of Brookland–Cayce High School, Heise lettered three years as the Bearcats goalkeeper. More...

Eagles lack experience

Airport boys’ soccer coach Samuel Masone comes into the 2011 season off a 15– 10 2010 season, which included a trip to the 3A state quarterfinals. More...