May 7, 2008 RSS feed / Sports

Former Wildcat hoop standout named McCormick head coach

Ben Touchberry possesses one of basketball's best pedigrees. McCormick apparently agrees. Touchberry, the son of former longtime Blacksburg basketball head coach Jim Touchberry, has been hired as McCormick's new boys varsity basketball coach. More...

Saints make national tourney

The No. 5-ranked Limestone College men's lacrosse team will make its ninth straight NCAA Division II tournament appearance when the Saints travel to Old Westbury, N.Y., to face No. 2 New York Tech on May 17. More...

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MEDAL WINNER - Blake Phillips recently competed in the Rumble at the Rock wrestling tournament in Rock Hill. Phillips took second place in Freestyle and third place in Greco- Roman. More...

The Next Big Thing

Youthful GHS golfers finish 2nd to Dutch Fork at Class 4A state tourney

Gaffney High golfers proved at the 4A state tournament they just might be The Next Big Thing. More...

BRIEFS

Summer hoop league registration continues Registration is continuing at SageSport, the Boys and Girls Club and the Recreation District for the Cherokee County Summer Youth Basketball League. The league is for boys and girls ages 5 to 17. More...

Braves prove tough to beat at home

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves are proving tough to beat at home, and rookie starter Jair Jurrjens is leading the way. More...

Los Angeles Laker superstar finally earns MVP award

Finally, an MVP award for Kobe Bryant. Regarded as the NBA's best player for several years but never its most valuable, Bryant earned the honor at last on Tuesday after leading the Los Angeles Lakers to the best record in the Western Conference. More...

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