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Lady Saints survive Day 1 at SCISA volleyball tourney

The Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach volleyball team advanced through the first two rounds of the SCISA Class AA state volleyball tournament before falling to Hilton Head Christian in the winners’ bracket of the double-elimination tournament on Thursday at the Sumter Civic Center. After sweeping Williamsburg Academy in straight sets, 25-13, 25-13, in the first round and battling past Palmetto... 

Foursome from Philly plays its 10,000th golf hole in MB

Buddy trips are at the heart of Myrtle Beach’s appeal as a golf destination, and few groups have enjoyed a Grand Strand golf trip as much Ron Bingeman, Larry Spangler, Everett Cassel and Craig Aiken. The group, with the exception of Aiken who joined in 1990, is in the midst of its 45th annual Myrtle Beach golf trip and played their 10,000th hole in the area Thursday at Tidewater Golf Club. By the... 

Volleyball Wrapup: CF wins, shares title with Socastee

Carolina Forest kept its streak of six consecutive region championships intact with Thursday’s sweep of rival Conway, although this one contains an asterick. The Lady Panthers bounced back from their lone loss of the season earlier this week to Socastee, which tied for the region title in its first year in Region 6-4A. Thursday’s regular-season finale assures Carolina Forest at least a... 

Lady Panthers clinch playoff spot with win over Tigers

The Carolina Forest girls tennis team posted a winning season in Region 6-4A and earned a playoff spot with a hard-fought 4-3 victory over Conway on Thursday. The Lady Panthers got wins at No. 2 Singles by Hitomi Kobayashi, 6-0, 6-1; No. 4 Eva Vandoros, 6-1, 6-4; and No. 5 Sophia Gouhin, 6-2, 6-0. A 6-1, 6-3 victory by the No. 2 doubles team of Joslyn McCray and Rachel Turbeville sealed the match for... 

Week 8 Previews & Picks: Braves vs. Tigers, Take 2

Both Conway and Socastee have shown signs of improvement since their first meeting in Week 2, when the Braves won a turnover battle for a 23-13 victory over the Tigers. Six weeks later, these teams meet again in the only game that counts in the region race. The Braves (6-1 overall, 1-0 Region 6-4A) beat Carolina Forest in impressive fashion last week in their region opener, while the Tigers (1-6, 0-1)... 

Volleyball Wrapup: MB tops NMB for region tourney title

The Region 7-3A volleyball tournament ended just as it should have – with a hard-fought showdown between regular-season co-champions Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach in the title match. Less than a week after being swept by the Lady Chiefs on their home court to split the regular-season series, the Lady Seahawks turned the tables on host North Myrtle Beach for a 3-1 win in the rubber match... 

Lady Seahawks wrap up unbeaten regular season

The Myrtle Beach High girls tennis team completed an undefeated regular season and another region championship with a 7-0 win over visiting North Myrtle Beach on Tuesday. The Lady Seahawks (15-1 overall, 10-0 Region 7-3A) swept the Lady Chiefs in impressive fashion, with No. 1 singles Elizabeth Truluck, No. 2 Rachel Berkey, No.3 Emma Springs, No.4 Bailey Deskins, and No.5 Paxton Gentry all scoring... 

Socastee nets share of title by downing Carolina Forest

The Socastee High volleyball team sent a message to rival Carolina Forest on Wednesday that there’s another contender in Region 6-4A. In its first season in the region, Socastee defeated the six-time league champion Lady Panthers in four sets, 25-20, 25-12, 19-25, and 25-17 to set up a share of the regular-season region title. The Lady Braves were led by Dale Rogers’ 29 kills, Katelynn... 

Pelicans’ ballpark places in top five of national ranking

Stadium Journey magazine released its MiLB Ballpark Rankings, and TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark, the home of the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, the Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, ranked fourth out of 160 minor league ballparks on the list. Since the publication began ranking the ballparks back in 2011, the Pelicans have been in the top five in each of the four years. Last month,... 

Locals fare well at Atlantic Surfing Championships

The Atlantic Surfing Championship was held this past weekend in Sebastian Inlet, Florida and several local surfers walked away with titles. Held in building surf Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, over 200 competitors came together to determine the best on the East Coast. Garden City Beach’s Micha Cantor hoisted the trophy for open mens, while also placing third in the under 16 category. Pawleys Island’s... 
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