Article Archive for August 2017
CLEMSON — Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney was asked following Saturday’s preseason scrimmage which players have surprised him during camp.
Seneca High School students who stayed to watch the first total eclipse to hit the area since 1900 and the last until 2054 heard the 1983 Bonnie Tyler hit “Total Eclipse of the Heart” over the loudspeaker at Bobcat Stadium prior to the long-awaited event at 2:38 p.m. Monday.
The simulations began playing inside the Clemson University planetarium in 2011, and it wasn’t long after that when Mark Leising said the phone calls started coming in from alumni wondering what the school had planned ahead of Monday’s total solar eclipse.
Charged with breach of trust with fraudulent intent, James Anthony Nabors Jr., 38, of 3 River St., was arrested by the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office Friday after he was transferred from the custody of an Anderson County Sheriff’s Office deputy.
Eclipse chasers were waiting at the World of Energy gate at 5 a.m. Monday, and by early afternoon more than 1,200 people dotted Duke Energy’s grounds.
There have been 117 United States Amateur Golf Championships contested over the years. And late Sunday afternoon following one of the most competitive showdowns in its long history, Clemson’s Doc Redman was the player who hoisted the Havemeyer Trophy.
Clemson has not given up in its pursuit of Auburn defensive back commit Quindarious Monday of Atlanta, and he said he probably will be at Clemson for the season opener against Kent State, primarily to see the Tigers, but also to watch his cousin who plays for the Golden Flashes.