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Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson is the founder and Editor of Beach Carolina Magazine. Living along the coast of North Carolina, Mike has a passion for the beach and loves to bring news and events of the Carolinas to others around the world.

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NASL Match Preview: Carolina RailHawks at San Antonio Scorpions

NASL Match Preview: Carolina RailHawks at San Antonio Scorpions

Watch Wednesday’s Match on NASLLive.com   CARY NC July 22, 2014 – The Carolina RailHawks (0W-0T-2L, 0pts) return to NASL action when they travel to San Antonio to take on the first place San Antonio Scorpions (2W-0T-2L, 6pts) on Wednesday, July 23rd at Toyota Field. The match will kick off at 8:30 p.m. ET and it will be broadcast LIVE on NASLlive.com. Tickets: Carolina RailHawks at San Antonio Scorpions The RailHawks enter week 3 of the NASL Fall Season after losing to current Spring Season Champions Minnesota United FC 1-0 on Thursday night. Both teams had their chances in the first half, but it was Minnesota’s Daniel Mendes who scored in the 26th minute. After the goal, the RailHawks kept pushing forward, but they […]

Posted in: Cary NC, Events, Soccer
Wilmington Symphony 2014-15 Masterworks Concert Season “STARS. PLANETS. MAGIC.”

Wilmington Symphony 2014-15 Masterworks Concert Season “STARS. PLANETS. MAGIC.”

Wilmington Symphony Announces 2014-15 Masterworks Series Concert Season WILMINGTON, NC July 22, 2014 – The Wilmington Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce its 2014-15 Masterworks Series Concert Season, “Stars. Planets. Magic.”  This 43rd concert season is both welcoming and rewarding for audience members with something for everyone, including great works by composers such as Bach, Rachmaninoff, Mozart, and Gustav Holst.  The 2014-15 concert season is sponsored by Reeds Jewelers.  Individual tickets go on sale August 1st at the Kenan Auditorium Ticket Office. Don’t miss Opening Night on September 20, which begins with Mozart’s delightfully lyrical Concerto for Flute and Harp, featuring Christina Brier (harp), and Mary Jo White (flute), and Carl Nielsen’s Symphony No. 4, “The Inextinguishable”. In October, Wilmington […]

Surf City steps out with Gun Safety Camps for kids

Surf City steps out with Gun Safety Camps for kids

SURF CITY, NC July 22, 2014 – Surf City Parks & Recreation is taking aim with two Gun Safety Camps for youths ages 9-14, with activities taking place within 15 hour course based at the Surf City Community Center. The camp dates are July 28 to August 1 and August 11 – 15. The camp beginning July 28 will run from 1 pm – 4 pm and the camp starting August 11 will run from 9 am to 12 Noon. The camps are being offered in cooperation with community partner Surf City Guns & Ammo, local law enforcement personnel and certified NRA instructors, Rachelle and Jeff Trout.  Specific visits from local law enforcement agencies and Pender County Sheriff’s Department are […]

Posted in: Events, Hunting, Surf City NC
Caleb Sturgeon Earns Trip to U.S. Amateur with Sectional Qualifier Win

Caleb Sturgeon Earns Trip to U.S. Amateur with Sectional Qualifier Win

ROCKY MOUNT, NC July 22, 2014 — South Carolina senior Caleb Sturgeon qualified for the 114th U.S. Amateur Championship on Monday by winning a sectional qualifier at Benvenue Country Club. Sturgeon won the qualifier with a 36-hole total of 131 (-13), firing rounds of 65 (-7) and 66 (-6). Patrick Cover of Huntersville, N.C., finished runner-up with a total of 135 (-9). A native of Laurens, S.C., Sturgeon will be making his first appearance at the U.S. Amateur Championship. He is coming off a stellar junior season with four top-20 finishes, including his second career win. Sturgeon will join teammates Matt NeSmith and Will Murphy at the championship. NeSmith and Murphy qualified earlier this month by finishing first and second, […]

USGA Announces 2015 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship Qualifying Sites

USGA Announces 2015 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship Qualifying Sites

Entry Deadline Aug. 6; 18-Hole Qualifiers to be Held at 51 Sites from Aug. 2014-March 2015 FAR HILLS, NJ July 22, 2014 – The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced sectional qualifying sites for the 2015 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship, to be held at The Olympic Club in San Francisco, Calif., May 2-6, 2015. Conducted over 18 holes, sectional qualifying will be held at 51 sites across the United States from Aug. 13, 2014, to March 31, 2015. Player registration is available now and continues through 5 p.m. EDT on Aug. 6 (https://champapps.usga.org/fourball/champ/31). Several U.S. Amateur Four-Ball qualifying sites have hosted USGA championships. Philadelphia Country Club, in Gladwyne, Pa., has been home to four, including the 1939 U.S. Open, […]

Pierce the Veil, Sleeping with Sirens Unite for “The World Tour”

Pierce the Veil, Sleeping with Sirens Unite for “The World Tour”

Rockstar Energy Drink Presents Five-month Global Co-Headline Trek that Kicks Off This Fall with an 19+ Date U.S. Run Tickets: Pierce the Veil and Sleeping with Sirens LOS ANGELES, CA July 21, 2014 — This Fall just got a whole lot better because two of the most exciting and compelling forces on the music scene today are headed out on the road together, and Rockstar Energy Drink will present all dates.   Sharing the stage for the first time since their completely sold out “Collide With The Sky” 2012 tour, Sleeping with Sirens and Pierce the Veil announce a five-month, multi-leg, co-headline world tour – “The World Tour.”  With PTV and SWS alternating the closing spot on the bill, the tour […]

Posted in: Music & Concerts
Charlotte Hornets Cody Zeller Named to 2014 USA Men’s Select Team

Charlotte Hornets Cody Zeller Named to 2014 USA Men’s Select Team

Team To Train With USA Men’s National Team July 28-31 In Las Vegas   CHARLOTTE, NC July 22, 2014 – USA Basketball today announced that Charlotte Hornets forward Cody Zeller is one of 13 players to be chosen for the 2014 USA Men’s Select team that will train July 28-31 with the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s National Team during its training camp in Las Vegas. Zeller, who was named to the 2013-14 NBA All-Rookie Second Team, played in all 82 games for Charlotte last season, averaging 6.0 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 17.3 minutes per game. He ranked sixth among NBA rookies in field goal percentage (.426, 172-404), tied for sixth in rebounding, seventh in free-throw percentage (.730) […]

Posted in: Basketball, Charlotte NC
UMass Transfer Nola Henry Joins 2014-15 WBB Signing Class

UMass Transfer Nola Henry Joins 2014-15 WBB Signing Class

CHARLESTON, SC July 22, 2014 – The College of Charleston women’s basketball program has added Nola Henry to its 2014-15 signing class, as announced by head coach Candice M. Jackson on Tuesday. “Nola is a great addition for us,” said Jackson. “She brings leadership, experience, and a love for the game that you don’t see in a lot of young women. Her ability to communicate with her teammates has been the most impressive piece to her game. Sitting out this season and being able to learn and get adjusted to the school and the program will give her an advantage going into next season.   Henry, a 5-foot-7 point guard out of Willingboro, N.J., spent the last two seasons playing […]

US Amateur Sectional Qualifying Results from Benvenue Country Club in Rocky Mount, NC

US Amateur Sectional Qualifying Results from Benvenue Country Club in Rocky Mount, NC

ROCKY MOUNT, NC July 21, 2014 – Final results from U.S. Amateur Championship sectional qualifying hosted by Benvenue Country Club in Rocky Mount, NC on Monday, July 21, 2014 (6555 yards, par 36-36—72, Rating: 71.8/137). Three qualifying spots and two alternate positions are available at this qualifying site.   Caleb Sturgeon from Laurens, SC shot a two round total of 13-under 131 to earn medalist honors. Huntersville, NC native Patrick Cover fired a 9-under 135 to also qualify.  Thomas Bradshaw (136) and Beau Cutts (136) played off for the last qualifying position. Bradshaw won the playoff and the final qualifying position on the first hole with a par.   The United States Amateur Championship will be played August 11-17 at […]

Posted in: Events, Golf, Wilson NC
9th Carolinas Pro-Junior

9th Carolinas Pro-Junior

Treyburn CC     Durham, NC Final Results GOLDSBORO, NC July 21, 2014 – Clarence Rose and Nicholas Adams of Goldsboro, NC blitzed Treyburn CC firing a round of eight under par 64 to win the 9th Carolinas Pro-Junior title by three shots.  Playing a modified alternate shot format, Rose and Adams had a bogey free round on the 6,775 yard Tom Fazio designed course.  Andrew Shuck and Hughes Edwards of Charlotte, NC finished in second place with a five under par 67.  Nicholas Poole and Rick Murphy of Greensboro shot three under par 69 to take third place. This annual tournament was conducted by the Carolinas Golf Association. Place       Team                                                              Score 1          Rose, Clarence / Adams, Nicholas           33-31–64 (-8) […]