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USC’s Jamyest Williams picked for SEC All-Freshman Team

University of South Carolina defensive back Jamyest Williams was named to the 2017 Southeastern Conference All-Freshman Team, the league office announced Thursday. Williams played in 11 games as a true freshman and was the biggest contributor among first-year players on the Carolina defense. He finished the regular season with 38 tackles, ranking seventh on the team, and he finished fifth…

USC’s Skai Moore, Hayden Hurst named First-Team All SEC

USC Athletics image University of South Carolina linebacker Skai Moore and tight end Hayden Hurst were honored as First-Team All-Southeastern Conference selections by the league’s head coaches, the conference office announced Tuesday. The All-SEC nod is the second in as many days for both Gamecocks. Hurst was a First-Team All-SEC selection on Monday’s Associated Press Team, while Moore grabbed a…

Gamecocks’ Hurst, Moore, Sawyer earn AP All-SEC honors

From the USC Athletics Department University of South Carolina tight end Hayden Hurst was named to the Associated Press All-SEC First Team, while linebacker Skai Moore and defensive lineman Dante Sawyer earned Second-Team selections, the organization announced Monday. A native of Jacksonville, Florida, Hurst led all SEC tight ends with 41 receptions and 518 receiving yards during the 2017 regular…

Gamecocks accept Outback Bowl bid, versus Michigan on Jan. 1

From the USC Athletics Department  The University of South Carolina football team has accepted a bid to play in the 2018 Outback Bowl, it was announced today. The Gamecocks will face the Michigan Wolverines at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., at noon ET on Monday, Jan. 1. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN2. South Carolina heads into the contest with…

Tyler Cupp previews Dutch Fork vs Dorman 5A State Championship high school football game

Dutch Fork football team – GoFlashWin.com photos – Click for link By Tyler Cupp DUTCH FORK (12-1) VS DORMAN (12-2) Well, here we are. It has finally come down to this. At noon on Saturday, two high school teams will battle to be named champion at Williams-Brice Stadium. The Dutch Fork Silver Foxes and Dorman Cavaliers have become two of the Palmetto…

Cole Swindell to play Colonial Life Arena in March

Cole Swindell will play Colonial Life Arena on Saturday, March 10. Swindell is a Platinum-selling 10-time No. 1 hit singer/songwriter.  Pre-sale tickets for the Reason To Drink Tour will go on sale December 5 and will go on sale to the public December 8 at ticketmaster.com, LiveNation.com, the Lexington Medical Center Box Office inside Colonial Life Arena or at 1-800-745-3000….

Dutch Fork gets its revenge, high school football playoff analysis by Tyler Cupp

DF at FD. GoFlashWin.com photo – Click for link By Tyler Cupp Revenge is a dish best served cold.  That phrase worked on so many levels Friday night as the Dutch Fork Silver Foxes avenged their lone loss of the 2017 season to knock off previously unbeaten Fort Dorchester 24-14. The win puts the Foxes into the class 5A State Championship game…

Dutch Fork wins at Fort Dorchester, Brookland-Cayce loses at Dillon

Dutch Fork at Fort Dorchester. GoFlashWin.com photo – Click for link. There were two Midlands’ teams still standing when S.C. high school playoff action began Friday night. One won and one lost. Dutch Fork defeated Fort Dorchester 24 -14 , at Fort Dorchester Friday night. The Silver Foxes will play Dorman for 5A title next Saturday at noon at Williams-Brice…

Brookland-Cayce goes to Dillon Friday to play for Lower State crown in football

GoFlashWin.com photo. Click for link With a win over No. 1 seed Timberland Friday, Brookland-Cayce earned a chance to go to Dillon to take on the undefeated Wildcats (13-0.) It’s a showdown for the 3A Lower State championship, and a chance to play for the state crown. The same two teams played for the Lower State top spot last year,…

SC Grown Tailgate for Clemson at USC football game hosted by S.C. Department of Agriculture

The South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) invites Carolina and Clemson fans to the annual Certified SC Grown Tailgate at Gamecock Village on Saturday from 3 – 7 p.m. before the Palmetto Series football match-up. “Whether you’re cheering for the Gamecocks or the Tigers, we can all agree on supporting our local farms and farmers,” said Commissioner Hugh Weathers. “The Certified SC…

Will Muschamp says Tigers have a “really good football team” at pre-Clemson press conference, Tuesday

USC enters the field during 2001 versus Wofford, Saturday. ColaDaily photo.  Transcript of USC head football coach Will Muschamp’s pre-Clemson press conference, from the USC Athletics Department. Opening Statement “We’ve got Clemson here at Williams Brice at 7:30. Looking forward to one of the great rivalries in all of college football. We’re certainly playing much better and coaching much better…

USC gets win No. 8 over Wofford

South Carolina defeated Wofford by a score of 31-10 Saturday. South Carolina was up 14-3 at halftime. Wofford scored a TD to open the second half. But the Gamecocks thwarted the Terriers and prevailed. USC is now 8-3 with No. 2 Clemson coming to Columbia next Saturday. Wofford falls to 9-2.

Round 3 high school football playoff scores

GoFlashWin.com Dutch Fork wins. Click for link Round 3 high school football playoff scores for Midlands teams Barnwell 21 Batesburg-Leesville 14 Brookland-Cayce 28 Timberland 12 Dillon 34 Gilbert 7 Dutch Fork 28 Summerville 8 Emerald 28, Fairfield Central 14 Fort Dorchester 66 Spring Valley 24 Saluda 30 Lee Central 26 Wardlaw Academy 72 – Northside Christian Academy 22

Four White Knoll High School seniors sign with colleges to play sports

Four students will continue their sports careers at the collegiate level. Signees include Yamia B. Johnson, committing to Gardner-Webb University for basketball, and Parker D. Wieder, committing to play baseball at Erskine College. Two WKHS softball stars, Ginna A. Leaphart and Maddie P. Miller, also signed with their college of choice. Leaphart will play for College of Charleston, while Miller…

Round 3 high school football playoffs preview, by Tyler Cupp

Lower Richland travels to Hatrsville – GoFlashWin.com photo By Tyler Cupp Round 3 of the playoffs at a glance in the Midlands   EMERALD (9-3) AT FAIRFIELD CENTRAL (7-3) The Griffins of Fairfield Central put Class 3A on notice last week when they knocked off Newberry. In a slight upset, they defended home field by knocking off the Bulldogs 14-7….

Brookland-Cayce going to Timberland for round 3 playoff game, Friday

Brookland-Cayce vs Loris in Round 1 of the playoffs. GoFlashWin.com photo. Brookland-Cayce will face a traditional high school football power in St. Stephen, at 7:30 p.m. Friday. The Bearcats take on Timberland in round three of the 3A state football playoffs. The Wolves, a No. 1 seed, are 9-3 overall and finished 4-0 in 3A Region 7. Brookland-Cayce, a No….

USC coach Will Muschamp’s pre-Wofford press conference transcript from Tuesday

USC head football coach Will Muschamp’s Press Conference transcript from Tuesday – Week No. 11 – Wofford Opening Statement “We have Wofford here this week. I want to first of all thank our fans; the noon kick there last week was awesome. (It was a) great environment, and our players certainly appreciated it, no doubt. It made a huge difference…

Gamecock men get hoops win in season opener

From USC Athletics South Carolina doubled down on a season opening victory, claiming a 78-60 home win Monday night over Western Michigan in its second encounter. The Gamecocks managed to get a bit of breathing room late in the first half, opening a nine-point lead at the break. They remained on top throughout the second half, gradually increasing the lead….