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Gamecocks Get By Coastal 4-2

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) — Junior right-hander Taylor Widener worked five-plus inning to earn his first win of the season and combined with three relievers to limit 20th-ranked Coastal Carolina to five hits as sixth-ranked South Carolina earned a 4-2 victory Tuesday night at Founders Park. The Gamecocks are 25-5 on the year with Coastal dropping to 20-10 on the…

Columbia Fireflies Fan Fest Sunday

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Are you ready to play ball? The Columbia Fireflies are hosting Fan Fest Sunday from 1pm-5pm. Fans can meet the players, grab autographs and check out the stadium. The first two thousand fans will receive a free hot dog, chips and drinks. Opening Night for the Columbia Fireflies is April 14th at Spirit Communications Park. Categories: Local News…

Fireflies to Announce Partnership with YMCA

On Monday the Columbia Fireflies announced their unique partnership with the YMCA of Columbia. A spokesperson with the YMCA said the sponsorship will allow kids who typically can’t afford to participate in youth baseball to participate. (Photo: Jennifer Ready) COLUMBIA, S.C. — The Columbia Fireflies are expected to announce an exclusive partnership with the YMCA of Columbia. The announcement is…

Luck of the Blowfish

The Lexington County Blowfish hope to hit one out of the park but we're not talking about baseball.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — The Lexington County Blowfish hope to hit one out of the park but we’re not talking about baseball. Tuesday, the Blowfish announced plans to host the first St. Patrick’s Day parade in downtown Lexington. It’s set to take place Saturday, March 12th at 2 p.m. Lexington County native S.C. National Guard Major General Robert Livingston will…

Page A Candidate For Senior CLASS Award

By USC SID

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) — Gamecock All-American left fielder Alaynie Page ranked as one of 30 candidates for the Senior CLASS Award. A first-team All-American a year ago, Page set new Gamecock records for on-base percentage, slugging percentage and home runs while leading the team offensively in nearly every major category. The Boiling Springs, S.C., native also stood among the…