Sports Department

Harlem Globetrotters Select Tim Tebow in 2017 Player Draft

 (ATLANTA) – The world famous Harlem Globetrotters today, held their 11th annual player draft, selecting a bevy of talents to represent the team, among them: three collegiate standouts, one of the best up-and-coming players in Major League Baseball, the star of the summer blockbuster Wonder Woman, and an internationally-known two-sport athlete. Utilizing their social media platform on Twitter (@Globies), the Globetrotters announced…

Blowfish Fall at Gastonia, Back Home Tuesday

GASTONIA, GA. (Blowfish) — The Blowfish have struggled with errors all season long, as that has been their biggest Achilles heel throughout 2017. Mondaywas their first game not committing but a new thorn in their side did them in. Two controversial calls at the plate doomed the Blowfish tonight at Sims Legion Park as they fell for their second straight…

Orange at the White House: Clemson’s Champs Visit D.C.

Clemson made their trip to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue Monday to be honored at the White House, acknowledging their National Championship win over Alabama in the College Football Playoff Final. The Tigers became the second title winner to be welcomed to the nation’s capital by President Donald Trump following the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots. It’s the second time the…

Trio from Clemson and South Carolina scheduled to workout for Charlotte Hornets

By: Bryson Allen-Williams

COLUMBIA,SC – Three potential NBA draftees with ties to the Palmetto State will workout for the Charlotte Hornets Tuesday. Former South Carolina and Clemson stars PJ Dozier and Jaron Blossomgame will participate, as well as former Clemson guard Avry Holmes.  Dozier, a sophomore who averaged 13.9 points per game in 2016-17, helped take the Gamecocks on a Final Four run…

Wolves steamroll Blowfish at the Lex

LEXINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (Blowfish) — The Blowfish ended one streak two nights ago in Savannah after they won their first game of the 2017 season at Grayson Stadium over Savannah. However, Florence didn’t let the Blowfish taste that winning feeling past one game as they drubbed Lexington County 10-1 Saturday night. Lexington County loaded the bases in the third and…

Fireflies Sweep Doubleheader, Win Seventh Straight

COLUMBIA, SC (Fireflies) –  The Fireflies have won seven games in a row after sweeping a doubleheader on Saturday night. Columbia bested the Charleston RiverDogs, 5-3, in game one and toppled the visitors again in the second battle, 4-2,at Spirit Communications Park. There were 7,861 fans in attendance and it was the fourth sell-out crowd of the season. Jordan Humphreys…

Blowfish win first game in 2017

SAVANNAH, GA. (Blowfish) — It had been over ten months since the Blowfish tasted victory. The team had suffered a nine game losing streak that began at the end of the 2016 season and spilled over into the 2017 season. 2017 started with an eight game losing streak for the Fish that was snapped Thursday night at Grayson Stadium in…

Blowfish deflate for eighth straight

LEXINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (Blowfish) — Spirits were high before Wednesday night’s matchup at Lexington County Baseball Stadium as the Blowfish took on the Florence RedWolves for the second time in the season. Although the Blowfish dropped two games last night in Gastonia, and sat at a 0-7 record, the Fish tried to keep things loose going into the ballgame. However,…