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Panthers take region title, four local teams advance

The Carolina Forest girls golf team captured the Region 6-5A championship Tuesday at Wachesaw Plantation East Golf Club as all four local teams qualified for next week;s Lower State tournament. The Panthers shot a team total of 320 to edge host St. James by six strokes, using their depth to take the team title. Mia Gray and Victoria Callahan (74s) tied for second medalist honors, and teammates... 

NMB nips rival MB by one stroke to win region crown

Monday’s Region 6-4A girls golf tournament came down to a single stroke as host North Myrtle Beach captured the title over rival Myrtle Beach. Led by medalist and region player of the year Cara Hilburn, who shot a low round of 82 at Eagles Nest Golf Course, the Chiefs tallied a team total of 388 to the Seahawks’ 389. Hilburn’s seventh-grade sister Sydney Hilburn also earned all-tournament... 

Record crowd sees Chants fall short to Georgia State

Coastal Carolina football held the Georgia State Panthers scoreless in the fourth quarter but couldn’t overcome a double-digit deficit in a 31-21 Sun Belt home loss to GSU on Saturday evening at Brooks Stadium on Family and Hall of Fame Weekend. The crowd of 17,249 on Saturday evening is the largest crowd to see a football game in Brooks Stadium, surpassing the previous mark of 15,991 versus... 

Region 6-5A: Tigers top Braves; Panthers rip SF

Conway appeared to find its identity last week, pummeling West Florence with a relentless ground attack. Although the train remained on track at times Friday night, it was an unexpected aerial attack that helped the Tigers roll to a 28-8 victory at Socastee. Quarterback Carlton Terry threw three touchdown passes to Xavier Kinlaw as Conway led the outmatched Braves from start to finish. “It was... 

Region 6-4A: Chiefs suffer first defeat; MB dominates

Zayshaun Rice faked a pop pass to a receiver streaking across the back field, snagged it back into his control, and then calmly connected on another first-down pass. It was that sort of night for the Wilson quarterback — and the previously top-ranked North Myrtle Beach defense. The Chiefs had too little in the tank to keep up with Rice and the rest of the Tigers, falling 43-21 in a game that... 

Thursday Wrapup: MB golf, CF volleyball edge rivals

The Carolina Forest volleyball team’s quest to complete an undefeated region record required a hard-fought, five-set road victory over rival Conway on Thursday. In a back-and-forth battle that went the distance, the Panthers (15-3-1 overall, 9-0 region) prevailed over the the Tigers (13-7-1, 5-4) to wrap up the Region 6-5A regular season title, but it didn’t come easily. After Conway... 

Seahawks QB Doty finalist for elite title of Mr. Football

Luke Doty is already considered one of the best quarterbacks in the state, if not the best. He’s verbally committed to the University of South Carolina. And he was a lock for the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas after being named to the Elite 11 national camp this summer. Becoming a finalist for South Carolina’s Mr. Football award was maybe only the next logical progression for the Myrtle Beach... 

Tuesday Roundup: NMB, CF sweep on Senior Night

The North Myrtle Beach volleyball team celebrated its Senior Night with a 3-0 sweep of rival Myrtle Beach on Tuesday. After honoring nine seniors in their final regular season home match, the Chiefs downed the Seahawks 25-13, 25-18, 25-15. Anna Rabon led the Chiefs with 11 kills, followed by Jordan Berger with 8 and Jennings Hall and Jenna Berger with 6 each. Raegan Matney had a season-high 25... 

Edwards making his mark in Gamecock record book

Before Bryan Edwards was breaking records at South Carolina. Before he was becoming one of the most prolific wide receivers in South Carolina history, Edwards was playing under the lights on Friday nights at Conway High School. “I remember the middle school coach telling me back years ago that this kid is going to be something special,” said former Conway High School football head coach Chuck... 

BUFC, Coast teams prevail at Great Carolina Shootout

The Beach United Football Club crowned a pair of champions and sent another team to the finals in its home tournament, The Great Carolina Shootout, at venues throughout the Grand Strand over the weekend. The BUFC Tigers avenged their only loss of the tournament in the finals, scoring a hard-fought 1-0 victory over the Strikers in the Girls U-13/14 White division. The BUFC Panthers cruised through... 
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