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No. 1 Seahawks cap region sweep by downing Sharks

The No. 1-ranked Myrtle Beach High boys soccer team competed a clean sweep of Region 7-3A and won its ninth consecutive game with an 8-2 victory over host St. James on Thursday night. Myrtle Beach senior Adolfo Aguilar scored four goals and dished out an assist in his final regular season game for the Seahawks (19-2-1 overall, 10-0 region), and junior Lenin Molina tallied two goals to lead the... 

No. 2 Lady Saints continue bid for undefeated season

The Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach girls soccer team won its 13th consecutive game and posted its third straight shutout with an 8-0 victory over visiting Freedom Christian Academy on Thursday. The Lady Saints (13-0), ranked No. 2 in the latest SCISA Class A-2A poll, hosted the out-of-state foe from Fayetteville, NC, but the result ended like all the other matches this season – with a... 

Panthers draw first blood in district tournament opener

The No. 1-ranked and top-seeded Carolina Forest baseball team wasted little time establishing itself as a front-runner for the Class 4A state championship by defeating Spring Valley 5-3 in Wednesday’s opening round of the SCHSL state playoffs. The Panthers (19-5) erupted for three runs in the first inning to jump on top early and held on for the victory in the first round of the Class 4A... 

Big South Hall of Fame taps Coastal’s Campbell, Connie

Two former Coastal Carolina track & field stalwarts have been elected for enshrinement in the Big South Conference Hall of Fame, it was announced Wednesday by the league. Former Coastal Carolina women’s track & field All-American Amber Campbell and retired Chanticleer women’s track & field/cross country coach Alan Connie will comprise half of the 2016 Big South Conference Hall of... 

Baseball, softball teams hit diamond for state playoffs

It’s playoff time on the local diamonds as the SCHSL baseball and softball playoffs get under way Wednesday with the start of double-elimination district tournaments. The No. 1-ranked and top-seeded Carolina Forest baseball team begins its quest for a Class 4A state title Wednesday against visiting Spring Valley, while the third-seeded Conway softball team hits the road to face second-seeded... 

Top-ranked Seahawks walk the walk in Waccamaw win

The Myrtle Beach High boys soccer team earned some statewide and national acclaim and quickly backed it up with their eighth straight victory in Tuesday’s 4-1 win over host Waccamaw. The Seahawks (18-2-1) recaptured the No. 1 ranking in Class 3A and were elevated to No. 36 in the nation by the MaxPreps poll. The promotions came after Myrtle Beach put together a streak of more than 400 scorelesss... 

Girls Soccer: CA unbeaten; MB knocks off Waccamaw

The Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach girls soccer team ran its perfect record to 12-0 and completed a clean sweep of the region title with a 3-0 victory over visiting Kings Academy on Tuesday. Chistian Academy’s Katya Durocher scored a pair of goals and assisted on the Lady Saints’ other score to lead the effort on offense. Brae Jackson had a goal and Anna Kate Green dished out an... 

Chants round out recruiting class with two more signees

Coastal Carolina University men’s basketball head coach Cliff Ellis announced Wednesday that Leroy Butts and Jaylan Robertson have signed National Letters of Intent to continue their education and basketball careers as Chanticleers. Butts and Robertson join recent signees Demario Beck and Artur Labinowicz along with early signees Amidou Bamba and Joseph Williams-Powell to complete the 2016 signing... 

Athlete of the Week: Gerber leaves ice for greener sport

Just as winter turns to spring in three short months, Carolina Forest lacrosse standout Phil Gerber made the transition from the ice to grass in three short years. The former hockey player officially switched sticks and sports as a sophomore, and he graduates as one of the state’s leaders in various statistical categories. More important was the senior captain’s leadership in the Panthers’... 

Softball: Conway aces CF; MB rallies past Socastee

The Conway High softball team kept rival Carolina Forest from capturing a playoff bid Monday night by shutting out the Lady Panthers 2-0 in the Region 6-4A finale for both teams. conway’s Chelsea Mitchell and Neci Hemingway combined to pitch a three-hit shutout as they alternated innings on the mound throughout the game. Mitchell got the win for the Lady Tigers (9-7), who claimed the No.... 
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