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Athlete of Week: Royston riding waves of success

Surfside Beach’s Tyson Royston has been tearing up the waves locally since he was 5 years old, but the most recent Mammy’s Kitchen Athlete of the Week has started to produce on the regional level as well. Royston, who made the finals of the Ron Jon’s Salt Games Pro/Am says his biggest win to date is the Atlantic Surfing Federation East Coast Championship last fall, where he came in 1st place... 

Mammy’s Kitchen Athlete of the Week Voting

Voting for this contest ends at 10:59pm Saturday, July 1st Visit Mammy’s Kitchen online at Mammyskitchen.com   Harrison Clinton Coastal Aquatic Club Swimming Clinton won the Boys 13-14 Division’s 100 and 200 Butterfly events at the Triangle Aquatic Club’s Titan Triangle Classic.       Brock Johnson US Surfing Championships Adaptive Surfing The Myrtle Beach... 

Johnson finishes second in US Surfing Championships

Myrtle Beach’s Brock Johnson finished in 2nd place today in the adaptive assist division of the Surfing America, US Surfing Championships in Oceanside, California. Fellow Grand Strand surfer Veronica Tario and Conway native Ernie Johnson didn’t advance out of the semifinals. Surfing in his second US Surfing Championship final, Johnson picked up an early wave that collapsed in front of him,... 

Adaptive surfers find clean waves, fun in final tune-up

Local adaptive surfers spent their final practice day surfing the waves of Oceanside, California today in preparation for tomorrow’s Surfing America, US Surfing Championships. Brock Johnson, the current ESA East Coast Champion, Veronica Tario, the current ASF East Coast Champion, Conway native Ernie Johnson, and Socastee High School rising junior Terrel Rawson spent the day on the beach at... 

Broken bones and busted heads welcome surfers

Local adaptive surfers struggled today in La Jolla, California while preparing for the Surfing America, US Surfing Championships this Wednesday. In their first day of surfing the much stronger waves of the west coast, Brock Johnson and Ernie Johnson faced 6-8 foot faces breaking 200 yards outside, with a heavy current, at La Jolla beach. Conway native Ernie Johnson,  a quadriplegic with limited... 

Local adaptive surfers fly out for US Championship

One by one, the cars arrived at the Charleston International Airport, surfboards on top or stuffed into the back of vans. Four surfers, their caregivers, family, and support team, 18 total, backing up the line at the jetBlue counter as surfboards were pushed over the weight scales to counter employees. Brock Johnson, the current ESA East Coast Champion, Veronica Tario, the current ASF East Coast... 

Mammy’s Kitchen Athlete of the Week Voting

Voting for this contest ends at 10:59pm Saturday, June 17th Visit Mammy’s Kitchen online at Mammyskitchen.com   Tyson Royston Salt Games V Surfing The 15-year-old finished in fourth place as the youngest finalist in the men’s division of the Salt Games Pro/Am.       Toby Uzo Myrtle Beach Mutiny Soccer Uzo was named a PDL Player of the Week after helping the MUtiny... 

Local adaptive surfers set to compete in California

Four local adaptive surfers have been selected to participate in the Surfing America US Surfing Championships in Oceanside, California June 14, and have begun preparing for the journey. Brock Johnson, the current ESA East Coast Champion, Veronica Tario, the current ASF East Coast Champion, Conway native Ernie Johnson, and Socastee High School rising junior Terrel Rawson will make the trip on June... 

Mammy’s Kitchen Athlete of the Season Voting

  Voting for this contest ends at 11:00pm on Saturday, June 3rd Visit Mammy’s Kitchen online at http://mammyskitchen.com (function(d, s, id){ var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0], p = (('https:' == d.location.protocol) ? 'https://' : 'http://'), r = Math.floor(new Date().getTime() / 1000000); if (d.getElementById(id)) {return;} js... 

Mammy’s Kitchen Athlete of the Week Voting

Voting for this contest ends at 11:59pm Saturday Visit Mammy’s Kitchen online at Mammyskitchen.com   Brianna Young Socastee Girls Track & Field Young won the Class 5A state title in the discus throw with a personal-best toss of 139 feet – nearly 6 feet farther than second place.       Trey Myers St James Boys Track & Field Myers finished first in the... 
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