In front of the eighth-largest attendance for a men’s soccer match in Stone Stadium history, South Carolina (1-0) started the 2015 season with a 2-1 victory over defending Southern Conference regular-season champion Mercer on Friday night.
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Eighth ranked South Carolina fell 2-1 to 23rd ranked Clemson on Friday night at Riggs Field in women’s soccer action. The Gamecocks are now 2-1-0 on the year, while the win lifted the Tigers to 2-0 for the season.
The South Carolina volleyball team will open its 2015 season this weekend as it hosts the Gamecock Invitational on Friday and Saturday at the Carolina Volleyball Center.
The South Carolina Gamecocks were back on the practice fields Wednesday afternoon as they continued their preseason camp. Many of the younger players were dressed in black jerseys as the scout team to help the first- and second-team units prepare for North Carolina.
This Thursday, August 27, South Carolina Athletics will share a series of live video streams throughout the day via the @GamecocksOnline accounts on Periscope and Twitter. Follow along with the #GamecocksLIVE hashtag. Miss a stream? No worries – all videos will be posted to GamecocksOnline.com after the live stream!
The South Carolina women’s soccer team has moved up three spots to No. 8 in the latest NSCAA poll, as released by the organization on Tuesday.
South Carolina sophomore midfielder Lindsey Lane tallied the game-winner in the 106th minute to lift the No. 11 Gamecocks to a 2-1 win over Oklahoma on Sunday night at Stone Stadium. The victory improved South Carolina’s record to 2-0 on the year, while the Sooners fell to 0-2.
South Carolina used two goals from junior Kurtis Turner to claim a 2-1 win over Furman at Stone Stadium on Sunday afternoon in the final exhibition prior to the 2015 season.
South Carolina junior midfielder Chelsea Drennan tallied a career-high four points in a winning effort for the No. 11 Gamecocks, who opened their 2015 campaign with a 4-1 victory over Northeastern on Friday night at Stone Stadium.
After enjoying an off day with the beginning of fall semester classes on Thursday, the University of South Carolina football team returned to the practice fields on Friday afternoon, working out in full pads.