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Countdown to Kickoff Poll: No. 3 Panthers growing up

Editor’s Note: GSSR, in conjunction with My Horry News, is previewing the six SCHSL football teams in our coverage area by ranking them in our preseason Pick 6 Poll. One team will be revealed each day before the season officially begins. Pick up the full football preview in this week’s My Horry News family of newspapers. Of the 126 kids in Carolina Forest High School’s football program, just... 

Countdown to Kickoff Poll: No. 4 Tigers try rebuilding

Editor’s Note: GSSR, in conjunction with My Horry News, is previewing the six SCHSL football teams in our coverage area by ranking them in our preseason Pick 6 Poll. One team will be revealed each day before the season officially begins. Pick up the full football preview in this week’s My Horry News family of newspapers. The Conway Tigers will look a lot different in 2018. In addition to losing... 

CF grad Beale follows in Keane’s footsteps to CCU

Matt Beale always rooted for Tyler Keane. As a middle school kid, Beale first watched Keane quarterback the Seahawks of Myrtle Beach High School. Then Beale went to Keane’s games at Coastal Carolina University. Now he has a chance to follow in Keane’s path. “I kind of want to use him as an example for me,” said Beale, a quarterback who graduated from Carolina Forest High School last year... 

Countdown to Kickoff Poll: No. 5 Braves look to reload

Editor’s Note: GSSR, in conjunction with My Horry News, is previewing the six SCHSL football teams in our coverage area by ranking them in our preseason Pick 6 Poll. One team will be revealed each day before the season officially begins. Pick up the full football preview in this week’s My Horry News family of newspapers. Socastee had to replace half its roster. The Braves played most of 2017... 

Steele deals shutout win, Pelicans top Rocks in series

Justin Steele did not allow a hit until the sixth and the Myrtle Beach Pelicans shut out the Wilmington Blue Rocks 3-0 Sunday from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Steele (1-1) earned the win for the Pelicans (52-66, 18-30), throwing no-hit baseball against the Blue Rocks (60-58, 29-19) through his 5.1 innings until allowing a single to Blake Perkins. He finished only allowing the one... 

Countdown to Kickoff Poll: No. 6 St. James on the rise

Editor’s Note: GSSR, in conjunction with My Horry News, is previewing the six SCHSL football teams in our coverage area by ranking them in our preseason Pick 6 Poll. One team will be revealed each day before the season officially begins. Pick up the full football preview in this week’s My Horry News family of newspapers. If things had worked out differently, Tommy Norwood would be... 

Lady Chants shut out Elon, open regular season Friday

Mackenzie Gibbs scored in the second half to push Coastal Carolina women’s soccer to a 1-0 victory over the visiting Elon Phoenix Saturday evening. The first half was highlighted with the Chants putting up seven shots with only one being on goal. The game was delayed by lightning just as the first half expired. Coastal was able to break open the scoring when Gibbs was able to fire a shot by the... 

Pelicans strand 11 on base in one-run defeat to Rocks

Despite a three-hit, two-RBI night from Jared Young , the Myrtle Beach Pelicans were dropped 5-4 on Saturday night by the Wilmington Blue Rocks from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. The Pelicans (51-66, 17-30) struck first in the bottom of the first inning off of Blue Rocks (60-57, 29-12) starter Andres Sotillet (2-3). D.J. Wilson and Zach Davis collected back-to-back singles before... 

Big night for small schools at wild CNB Kickoff Classic

Friday’s CNB Kickoff Classic proved to be a big night for smaller area schools in a surprisingly high-scoring football preseason scrimmage at Doug Shaw Memorial Stadium. Grand Strand area teams from smaller classifications went 2-3 against the larger local schools, including the upset of the night in the opener of the five-game slate. Class A Green Sea Floyds manhandled Class 5A Socastee... 

Pelicans snap seven-game losing skid over Blue Rocks

Behind three home runs in a five-run third inning, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans snapped a season-worst seven-game skid on Friday night in a 6-5 victory over the Wilmington Blue Rocks in front of 5,664 fans from TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Trailing 2-0 in the bottom of the third inning, the Pelicans’ (51-65, 17-29) offense exploded against Blue Rocks (59-57, 28-18) starter Nolan... 
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