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Rebels pound Bulldogs

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PROSPERITY — Mid-Carolina High School Rebels clinched a AA Region 2 Baseball Championship Wednesday night at Lindy Richardson Field, shutting out their in-county rivals, the Newberry Bulldogs 10-0.Rebels lefty, Danton Hyman, overcame one walk and scattered four hits as he pitched a complete game, striking out eight.NHS put pressure on MCHS early as leadoff batter and speedster, Ty Nance, singled. But Duncan Crotwell cut down Nance with an accurate, quick throw to Chase Shealy as Nance tried to steal second.Hyman got a groundout to first to end the frame.NHS Senior Jack Huggins found himself in an early bases-loaded jam in the first.first pitch by Hyman smacked the first Huggins pitch of the night, up the middle for a single.

 

Wolves improve and finish in third at Food Lion SAC Championship

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. — The Newberry Wolves shot the second-best round of the day and improved two spots in the team standings to finish in third place Tuesday at the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championship on the Sevierville Golf Club’s River Course.Newberry’s three-day total of 931 (313-302-316, +67) put the Wolves just six strokes behind champions Carson-Newman (+61), who won the team title by one stroke over Wingate (+62).The Wolves’...

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Wolves topple Cobras in doubleheader sweep

NEWBERRY — The Newberry softball team cruised to a sweep over the visiting Coker Cobras in a SAC doubleheader at the Smith Road Complex on Wednesday afternoon.Newberry and Coker combined for only three hits in a 1-0 Newberry victory in game one, while junior pitcher Madison Burnett struck out five in the circle. Sophomore Darrian Jamison drove in four as the Wolves earned a 9-1 win in five innings against the Cobras in game two.The Wolves move to 21-25 overall and ...

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Wolves book passage into SAC semifinals with 5-2 win over Anderson

ROCK HILL — The Newberry women’s tennis team booked a spot in the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Women’s Tennis Championship semifinals with a 5-2 victory in the quarterfinals over the No. 5-seed Anderson at the Rock Hill Tennis Center.The Wolves (16-7) opened the match by earning all three of the doubles points against the Trojans (8-9). Newberry’s first point came at No. 2 as senior Marina Ziehe and sophomore Vanessa Ortiz knocked off Rebecca Bru...

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Wolves see season end at hands of No. 33 Coker

ROCK HILL — The No. 33 Coker Cobras proved too strong for the Newberry men’s tennis team as the third seeded Cobras toppled the Wolves 5-0 in the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference quarterfinals at the Rock Hill Tennis Center.The Wolves (9-12) fell behind the Cobras in doubles play, with the closest match coming at No. 1 doubles as seniors Vinicius Botelho and David Sons fell 8-5 to Andre Staab and James Corfield.Singles play saw Sons and junior Carlos ...

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Wolves tie for third after final round of Food Lion SAC Championship

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. — On a brutally chilly day, the Newberry Wolves shot one of the day’s best rounds to finish the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championship in a tie for third place at the Sevierville Golf Club’s Highlands Course.Newberry finished the three-round tournament with a final score of 1,015 (340-331-344, +151), tying the Wolves with Carson-Newman for third in the team race. Coker was two strokes ahead of that duo at +149 and Wingate won the ...

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Carl Short to be inducted into S.C. Athletic Hall of Fame

COLUMBIA — Former Newberry College basketball All-American Carl Short will be inducted into the South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame on May 12 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, as announced by the Hall of Fame.

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MC C-team goes 2-1 in recent stretch

PROSPERITY — The Mid Carolina C-Team split a doubleheader on April 12 at Airport High School. The C-team dropped a 4-3 decision to Lexington in its first game.The Rebels scored three runs against the Wildcats on one hit. Seven Rebels walked and one was hit by a pitch.Manual Wadsworth pitched 4 innings, allowing 4 runs, on 5 hits. He walked two and hit one.Jackie Stroud pitched three innings of shutout relief, giving up one hit, walking two and striking o...

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Wolves take 6-2 win at No. 16 USC Aiken

AIKEN — The Newberry Wolves pounded out 13 hits and scored the game’s last five runs in a 6-2 victory over the No. 16 USC Aiken Pacers at Roberto Hernandez Stadium on Wednesday night. The win was Newberry’s first in Aiken since 2004.Newberry enters this weekend’s final regular season series at Anderson with a record of 26-21 after the split of the season series with the Pacers (30-11).Albert Baur and D.J. Martinez each banged out three hits in the...

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Newberry PG signs with Denmark Tech Panthers

NEWBERRY — After guiding Newberry High School to the final four in the AA girls basketball playoffs, point guard Arnasia Boyd realized a dream Monday when she signed to play basketball for the Denmark Tech Panthers.Boyd joins several Lady Bulldogs in the college ranks from recent seasons including Khadijah Mathis (Tri-County Tech), Kristi Hawkins (Newberry College) and Tyndell Mendenhall (Erskine).Denmark Tech Head Coach Javon Gilliard said the school was excited t...

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Kids compete in track and field events

NEWBERRY — Track and field enthusiasts came out April 12 to Newberry High School for the Hershey’s Track and Field Games, hosted by the City of Newberry’s Parks, Recreation, and Tourism department.Participants took part in events such as the 100 meter dash, 800 meter run, standing long jump, and softball throw.Groups based on age and gender competed, with the top scorer from each group advancing to the state meet on June 7 in Mt. Pleasant. The final com...

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Mansell’s even par round puts Wolves within striking distance after second round of Food Lion SAC Championship

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. — Newberry freshman Richard Mansell was the first player in the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championship to card a round of even par or better, leading the Wolves to an 11-stroke improvement at the Sevierville Golf Club’s River Course.Newberry is in fifth place after Monday with a 615 (313-302, +39), only eight strokes back of tournament leaders Tusculum (+31). Wingate is at +32 and Carson-Newman and Lincoln Memorial are tied at +35.

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