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Tigers overcome turmoil, blast Bulldogs in opener

Wet field conditions forced the Conway High football team to wait nearly a half-hour before kicking off the 2017 season on Friday night. Apparently the Tigers couldn’t wait to get started. The visiting Tigers (1-0) scored on their first four offensive possessions behind first-time starting quarterback D’Wuan Grainger en route to a 40-8 victory over Georgetown. Playing for the first... 

Kickoff Countdown: Tigers have skill to fill roles, holes

Next man up. It’s not only a philosophy the Conway High football team must embrace on the field this season, but also possibly on the sideline. With the loss of four-year starting quarterback Peyton Derrick, and with the ongoing suspension of longtime head coach Chuck Jordan, Conway’s season seems to hinge on how well the Tigers handle the on-the-field transition and off-the-field issue. The... 

Charges dropped in Jordan case but job status pending

Longtime Conway High football coach Chuck Jordan could be one step closer to returning to the sideline after criminal charges were dropped against him and a student in a case involving an in-school incident in May. Jordan was charged with third degree assault in June in a case involving a Conway student, who also had charges of disturbing a school dropped against him on Wednesday. However, Jordan... 

Tigers tap Terry as interim coach pending Jordan case

Longtime Conway High assistant football coach Carlton Terry has been named the Tigers’ interim head coach pending a decision on suspended head coach Chuck Jordan’s future with the program. Terry, a Conway graduate who is entering his 25th season on the staff, has most recently served as offensive coordinator under Jordan for the past three seasons. The Tigers have set school records... 

Tar Heels offer MB’s Doty; Tigers’ Moody picks ECU

Myrtle Beach High quarterback Luke Doty hasn’t started his first high school football game yet, but the rising sophomore is already starting to attracting a lot of interest from college recruiters. Doty received his third scholarship offer from an FBS program – and his first from a Power Five conference school – when ACC member North Carolina extended an invitation over the weekend. Doty... 

Jordan arrested, charged with third-degree assault

Conway High football coach Chuck Jordan was arrested Thursday and charged with assault and battery third degree for an in-school incident last month involving a student and a substitute teacher that resulted in the longtime coach’s suspension. Jordan was being held at the J. Reuben Long Detention Center after turning himself in Thursday morning. He was booked at 9:11 a.m. and released at... 

Conway’s Jordan placed on leave pending investigation

South Carolina’s longest serving football coach is currently on the sidelines pending the results of investigation into an in-school incident last Friday. Conway High’s Chuck Jordan was placed on administrative leave with pay by Horry County Schools following an incident between Jordan, a student and a substitute teacher. Details of the incident were not immediately available. Jordan... 

Athlete of Week: Conway’s Hemingway hits new highs

Conway High’s girls sports teams are enjoying a record-setting year. So is Lady Tigers’ two-sport star Janecia Hemingway. Those two facts are not a coincidence. After helping the Conway girls basketball program to its first-ever Class 5A Lower State championship game appearance, Hemingway made the transition from the hardwood to the diamond to lead the Lady Tigers to a first-ever district... 

Conway’s magical playoff run ends at hands of ace

The Conway High softball team’s magical run to the Class 5A Lower State tournament came to an end Monday with a 4-0 loss to visiting Wando in an elimination game. The Lady Tigers ran into a pair of pitchers on top of their games in the first two rounds of the Lower State final series, spoiling solid outings by Conway’s Neci Hemingway. She allowed five hits and struck out four as the... 

Softball: Lady Tigers drop opener against White Knoll

The Conway High softball team was shut out in first round of the Class 5A Lower State tournament by visiting White Knoll 6-0 on Saturday. Fortunately for the Lady Tigers, they are no strangers to battle their way out of the losers’ bracket. Coming off a three-game winning streak of one-run victories that helped Conway claim the district title, the Lady Tigers were handcuffed at the plate... 
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