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Talent: Tigers have it all across the roster
July 30, 2016 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Talent: Tigers have it all across the roster | Test

CLEMSON — When trying to rate the talent that can be found up and down the Clemson football roster, the term “embarrassment of riches” comes to mind.

High School football teams get back to work
July 30, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
High School football teams get back to work | Test

The Seneca, Daniel and West-Oak football teams tried to beat the heat with early morning conditioning on Friday, while Walhalla players waited for the sun to begin the process of setting — and then waited out a lightning delay — before setting foot on the gridiron.

Will Clemson’s climb help South Carolina?
July 30, 2016 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Will Clemson’s climb help South Carolina? | Test

Neither Clemson nor South Carolina have ever been, or will ever be, able to build a championship-caliber football program solely on in-state recruiting. That’s just a numbers game. But what the Palmetto State might lack in quantity, it often makes up for in quality.

I’m ready to go back to high school
July 29, 2016 – 12:25 am | No Comment
I’m ready to go back to high school | Test

This morning I’m slathering on the sunscreen (vampire-level SPF), donning my lucky Dri Fit baseball cap and heading out to Seneca High School to take in the first prep football practice of the 2016 season.

SEC teams bookend Tigers’ nonconference slate
July 29, 2016 – 12:15 am | No Comment
SEC teams bookend Tigers’ nonconference slate | Test

For Clemson, the road to Charlotte — and possibly a second consecutive trip to the College Football Playoffs — goes through ACC stadiums.

Clemson places 10 on preseason All-ACC team
July 28, 2016 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Clemson places 10 on preseason All-ACC team | Test

Tiger junior quarterback Deshaun Watson, who was voted to repeat as ACC Preseason Player of the Year, is joined on the All-ACC offensive team by Tiger wide receiver Artavis Scott, tight end Jordan Leggett, offensive tackle Mitch Hyatt, offensive guard Tyrone Crowder, center Jay Guillermo and placekicker Greg Huegel.

Holder inducted into SCACA Hall of Fame
July 28, 2016 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Holder inducted into SCACA Hall of Fame | Test

SENECA — Amanda Holder was a pioneer in girls’ athletics, coaching basketball at Seneca High School for 36 years and also helping grow everything from tennis to track to cheerleading there.

Local players shine in BLWS
July 28, 2016 – 12:15 am | No Comment

EASLEY — The Big League World Series is underway in Easley and for three area players who compete for South Carolina District 1, it couldn’t have started much better.

Clemson hopes to break through in Atlanta this fall
July 27, 2016 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Clemson hopes to break through in Atlanta this fall | Test

Most coaches claim they wouldn’t dare look ahead to any opponent on their team’s schedule, instead concentrating entirely on the next one on the slate.

Proving the doubters wrong
July 26, 2016 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Proving the doubters wrong | Test

CENTRAL — On a hot and muggy morning not far from where he routinely made life miserable for visiting offensive linemen, DeShawn Williams admitted it’s not always easy to let go of the past.