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Widespread Panic announces Charleston Fall Tour dates

Widespread Panic announces Charleston Fall Tour dates

WIDESPREAD PANIC NORTH CHARLESTON COLISEUM Friday October 3 and Saturday October 4 WIDESPREAD PANIC ANNOUNCES 2014 FALL TOUR BAND REVEALS DETAILS FOR PANIC EN LA PLAYA CUATRO, TUNES FOR TOTS AND PBS SHOW BLUEGRASS UNDERGROUND TICKETS: Widespread Panic   View a special one song performance of Widespread Panic performing 333-feet underground via the PBS series Bluegrass Underground. Nashville, TN – Tickets go on sale July 18th for Widespread Panic’s highly anticipated 2014 Fall Tour. Along with the Fall tour, Widespread Panic is providing a myriad of unique opportunities to experience their music, including performances at Gathering of The Vibes Music Festival, Lockn’ Music Festival & Phases Of The Moon Music + Art Festival.   The 2014 Fall Tour kicks off […]

Charleston Battery takes down Pittsburgh Riverhounds 1-0

Charleston Battery takes down Pittsburgh Riverhounds 1-0

CHARLESTON, SC May 24, 2014 — Midfielder Amadou Sanyang provided the only goal of the game and gave the Charleston Battery a 1-0 win, their first USLPRO regular season home victory, over the Pittsburgh Riverhounds in Charleston, SC on Saturday night at Blackbaud Stadium in front of a crowd of 5,415. “It’s a relief (to get the first home win),” said Battery head coach Mike Anheuser after the game, “Tonight we held on with 10 guys. Our back four and Odisnel Cooper did a great job. They really deserved the shut out.” After having a goal called back for offside earlier in the first half, the Battery finally broke through with midfielder Amadou Sanyang scoring in the 40th minute to […]

Charleston Battery set for Pittsburgh Riverhounds

Charleston Battery set for Pittsburgh Riverhounds

Family Night – 4 tickets, 4 hotdogs & 4 sodas – $30 plus post-game Fireworks CHARLESTON, SC May 22, 2014 – The Charleston Battery takes on the Pittsburgh Riverhounds Saturday night at Blackbaud Stadium, Daniel Island; gates open at 6 PM with kick off set for 7:30 PM. The Battery will be looking to bounce back tonight after consecutive 1-0 losses to local rival the Wilmington Hammerheads. Saturday night is the first “Family Night” promotion of the season with Family packs available that include: 4 tickets, 4 hotdogs, 4 sodas and 4 bags of chips all for only $30. Charleston Battery vs. Pittsburgh Riverhounds is presented by Dr. Kevin Riker and the staff of Charleston Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Immediately […]

Southern Ground Music & Food Festival Returns to Blackbaud Stadium

Southern Ground Music & Food Festival Returns to Blackbaud Stadium

CHARLESTON, SC May 21, 2014 – Crowned the “Best Music Concert” for three years running by Charleston City Paper readers, Zac Brown Band’s Southern Ground Music & Food Festival returns to Charleston, SC’s Blackbaud Stadium on Daniel Island on Saturday and Sunday, October 11 and 12. People Magazine praised last year’s festival for bringing Zac Brown Band’s “love of music and food to an epic level” and this year’s line up is ready to raise the bar even higher with featured sets confirmed for: Rodrigo y Gabriela Gov’t Mule Blues Traveler Big Head Todd and the Monsters The Wailers Old 97′s Darrell Scott Preservation Hall Jazz Band St. Paul & The Broken Bones Boy & Bear Steep Canyon Rangers Ashley […]

Couples enjoy Slacklining and more at Wild Dunes Resort

Couples enjoy Slacklining and more at Wild Dunes Resort

-The Going Steady Package Pairs Slacklining Sessions with Spa Specials- CHARLESTON, SC, April 28, 2014 – Couples visiting Wild Dunes Resort, by Destination Hotels & Resorts, this summer are removing the slack, on the ropes that is, and bonding over beachside slacklining sessions included in the new Going Steady package. An emerging fitness and skyrocketing pastime trend around the world, slacklining is likened to the modern form of tight-rope walking and uses dynamic trampoline like ropes anchored low to the ground. Surrounded by the serene landscape of Wild Dunes Resort, couples will connect while holding steady to one another on their lines. While not slacklining, pairs can enjoy a variety of activities tailored for two with the Going Steady package. […]

Charleston Battery come up short in Orlando

Charleston Battery come up short in Orlando

ORLANDO, FL April 12, 2014 – The Charleston Battery (0-1-2) lost to Orlando City SC (2-0-2) by a score of one goal to none on Saturday night at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Stadium.  Substitute forward Brian Spann scored the lone goal slotting home from close range in the 74th minute. The loss was the Battery’s first of the USL PRO season. The Battery started well and came close in the 24th minute after earning a corner on the near side.  Midfielder Zach Prince whipped the ball to the back of the six-yard box but forward Mamadou Diouf’s sharp header was cleared off the line and away to safety.   Orlando fought back and had two excellent chances just […]

Charleston Battery earn 2-2 draw against Richmond Kickers

Charleston Battery earn 2-2 draw against Richmond Kickers

CHARLESTON, SC March 29, 2014 – The Charleston Battery secured a 2-2 draw with the Richmond Kickers on Saturday night at Blackbaud Stadium in Charleston, S.C. in front of 3,254. Midfielder Jarad van Schaik led the way, scoring with his head in the 22nd minute and assisting Amadou Sanyang’s goal in the 58th minute. “Obviously we were disappointed to give up the early goal but we got a great goal from Jarad van Schaik,” said head coach Mike Anhaeuser about his team’s performance on Saturday night, “In the second half, we came out a little better and went up 2-1, but they were able to whip in a good cross. After that, it was an even game. Richmond is a […]

Charleston Battery and Orlando City Draw 1-1 in season opener

Charleston Battery and Orlando City Draw 1-1 in season opener

CHARLESTON, SC March 22, 2014 – The Charleston Battery opened its season Saturday night at Blackbaud Stadium with a 1-1 draw against the Orlando City Lions in front of 3,773.  The Battery took the lead in the 65th minute through Mamdou Diouf but Orlando’s Austin daLuz leveled ten minutes later to salvage a draw for the 2013 champs. Neither team was able to pull ahead in the first half despite chances for both teams. Charleston’s Amadou Sanyang provided the best chance of the half in the 32nd minute glancing a header from a corner kick just wide of the goal. Orlando threatened with two good chances of their own at the end of the first half but goalkeeper Odisnel Cooper […]

Vancouver Whitecaps FC loan Omar Salgado to Battery

Vancouver Whitecaps FC loan Omar Salgado to Battery

Charleston, SC March 21, 2014 – Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced today that striker/winger Omar Salgado has been loaned to the Charleston Battery – pending receipt of his International Transfer Certificate and USSF approval. “Omar is a young player with a lot of potential and this loan is a natural step following two seasons with limited playing time,” said Whitecaps FC head coach Carl Robinson. “Our partnership with the Battery provides the opportunity for Omar to earn first team minutes, with a number of his peers, during this stretch of our MLS season.” Salgado, 20, joined Whitecaps FC in advance of the club’s inaugural Major League Soccer campaign after being selected first overall in the 2011 MLS SuperDraft. After appearing in 14 […]

Charleston Battery squares off with MLS bound Orlando City in opener

Charleston Battery squares off with MLS bound Orlando City in opener

Charleston, SC March, 20, 2014 – The Charleston Battery squares off with Orlando City on Saturday night at Blackbaud Stadium in the USL PRO season opener; gates open at 6 PM with kick off set for 7:30 PM ($10 – $18, 971-GOAL / charlestonbattery.com).  Orlando City are the defending USL PRO champions and are playing a final season in USL in 2014 before moving up to Major League Soccer for the 2015 season. Saturday’s game will be available locally on SportsRadio 1450 AM and will also be streamed live via the Charleston Battery website.  Immediately following the match on Saturday there will be a season-opening FIREWORKS spectacular. In 2013 the Battery played Orlando twice in the regular season tying 1-1 […]

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