Wilmington, NC – The Charleston Battery lost to the Wilmington Hammerheads by a score of two goals to one Saturday night at Legion Stadium in front of 4,657. After taking an early lead the Battery conceded twice before halftime and were unable to break down a resolute Wilmington defense in the second half. The loss leaves the Battery in a tie for third position with the Hammerheads in the USL PRO standings. Charleston trails the second place Rochester Rhinos by four points with four games remaining. Charleston started well and thought they had scored in the 6th minute after Colin Falvey’s header from six yards out looped into the goal. The Battery players celebrations were cut short though as the […]
Umpires call the game after five and a half innings of play AUGUSTA, GA – The Charleston RiverDogs took the opener of their four game series against the Augusta GreenJackets by a final of 2-1 in a game that ended early due to rain and lightning at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday night. With the win, the RiverDogs advance to 58-51 overall on the season (19-23 in the second half) in South Atlantic League action. The loss drops Augusta to 52-58 overall (20-12 in the second half). Following a thirty-seven minute delay, the umpires ended the game after five and a half innings of play because of the weather. The GreenJackets had the tying run on first with nobody […]
Charleston, SC – The Charleston Battery tied the Wilmington Hammerheads 2-2 on Friday night at Blackbaud Stadium in front of 3,557 fans. Nicki Paterson and Taylor Mueller both recorded goals for the Battery but it wasn’t enough to edge past the Hammerheads. With the draw the Charleston Battery will remain in third position three points ahead of Wilmington who occupy the fourth spot. The Hammerheads opened up scoring late in the first half with a goal from forward Andres Cuero. In the 35th minute Wilmington was awarded with a free kick 40 yards out. The ball was flighted into the box and cleared to Cuero who blasted the deflection home past Battery goalkeeper Andrew Dykstra. The second half […]
College of Charleston senior sailor Juan Maegli turned in back-to-back top 10 finishes in Races 7 and 8 on Friday to remain in medal contention in the Men's Laser Class event at the 2012 London Olympic Games.
Edisto Beach, SC – The final chapter of 24th SC Governor’s Cup Billfishing Series was completed the last weekend in July at Edisto Beach. The weather was excellent with three viable days of fishing. Participation was up from the previous year, with many spectators at the nightly weigh-ins, making it a great family-friendly event. A total of 27 boats participated in the tournament, and 88 billfish were caught and released, including 82 Sailfish and 6 Blue Marlin. “This season, billfishing was phenomenal and the 88 fish released during the Edisto Tournament pushed the Series to reach a new record number of billfish releases! A total of 300 billfish was released over the summer’s five events, including 58 Blue Marlin, 32 […]
College of Charleston head coach for cross country and track & field Amy Seago has announced the hiring of Jason Bryan to the position of assistant coach for men's cross country.
RiverDogs Strand Tying Run at Third in Ninth Inning GREENVILLE, SC – Mike McCarthy fired seven scoreless innings and got the win for the Greenville Drive as they bested the Charleston RiverDogs, 4-3, in South Atlantic League action on Thursday night at Fluor Field. The RiverDogs’ record now stands at 57-51 (18-23 in the second half) following this loss to the now 54-56 (20-20 in the second half) Drive. Both starting pitchers were sharp in this one and kept the lineups off balance. Charleston’s Will Oliver (3-5) allowed only two runs on eight hits and one walk in six innings with three strikeouts. The only blemishes on his line came in the third, when Jose Garcia doubled and scored on […]
College of Charleston senior point guard Andrew Lawrence scored his first Olympic points as Great Britain lost a close 79-78 decision to World No. 2-ranked Spain in Pool B play on Thursday at The Basketball Arena in Olympic Park.
Friday at Blackbaud; Saturday at Legion with Playoffs approaching Wilmington, NC – The Wilmington Hammerheads are preparing for a weekend of back-to-back matches versus the Charleston Battery. The Hammerheads will face the Battery at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, August 3 at Blackbaud Stadium and again on Saturday, August 4 at Legion Stadium with a 7:30 p.m. kickoff time as they look to keep their unbeaten home streak alive. The Hammerheads and the Battery recently encountered for the first time back on July 14 in Charleston with the Battery sweeping away with a 3-1 win. Battery midfielder Navion Boyd recorded an early goal in the first half, leaving the score 1-0 as the whistle signaled halftime. The Hammerheads came quick […]
Charleston, SC – The Charleston Battery squares off with the Wilmington Hammerheads twice this weekend. On Friday night the Battery will play the Hammerheads at Blackbaud Stadium with kick off set for 7:30 PM; then on Saturday both teams will head to Wilmington, NC for the second match and final game of the three-game season series. It’s the final Family Night of the season on Friday at Blackbaud Stadium presented by NBSC with family packs available that include 4 tickets, 4 hot dogs and 4 sodas all for only $30. Both games will be broadcast live on 1340 AM presented by Daniel Island Wine and Spirits. The Charleston Battery defeated the Wilmington Hammerheads 3-1 in the first […]