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Newberry PG signs with Denmark Tech Panthers

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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 Assistant Coach Javon Gilliard said the school was excited to add a player of Boyd’s caliber.“When we recruited her and watched her practice we could see that she would fit well in our system,” Gilliard said.

 

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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Opitz’ tourney low round puts Wolves in fourth after moving day at Food Lion SAC Championship

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. — Newberry freshman Sophia Opitz tied the tournament’s low round Monday to push the Wolves up a spot to fourth after the second round of the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championship on the Sevierville Golf Club’s Highland Course.Newberry improved by nine strokes from Sunday’s first round and was in fourth place at 671 (340-331, +95) entering Tuesday’s final round. Wingate has a 12-stroke lead on Newberry at 659 (+83), wh...

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Eyre, Barwick announce 2014 Cheer and Dance Camp

NEWBERRY — Newberry College head dance coach Jenna Eyre and head cheerleading coach Lindsey Barwick have announced a camp for children ages four through 12 to be held on campus from July 14-16. Registration fee is $50 for the three-day camp, which will take place from 9 a.m. to noon each day, with a performance at 11 a.m. on July 16. Forms can be found at newberrywolves.com.

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Bulldogs maul Wolverines 11-1

NEWBERRY — The Newberry High School Bulldogs exploded for seven runs in the third inning to pull away from the Whitmire Wolverines Monday night in non-conference action at Bill Harvey Field.WCS had an early 1-0 lead but Senior Austin Williams (1-4) struggled his second time through the batting order. In the big third inning, line drive base hits, errors and passed balls hurt Williams’ efforts to pull of the upset of NHS as Bulldog baserunners alertly took extra bases wh...

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Rookie Elliott wins at Darlington, tames ‘The Lady In Black’

DARLINGTON — It was clearly a case of David vs. Goliath when rookie Chase Elliott took on the legendary Darlington Raceway — the track known as “Too Tough To Tame” — and slayed it with vengeance.And, in accomplishing the feat, he took on veteran drivers the likes of Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Matt Kenseth to claim his second consecutive Nationwide Series win in the VFW Sportclips Help a Hero 200.It also marked the first time ever that Ell...

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Harvick goes from pole to Victory Lane at Southern 500

DARLINGTON — It started with the Pole Award and ended with the champion’s trophy. That’s how strong Kevin Harvick’s #4 Budweiser Chevrolet was at Darlington Raceway on Saturday night.It was Harvick holding off Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the second two-lap overtime to win the Bojangles Southern 500 at the legendary track known as “Too Tough To Tame.”It marked Harvick’s second win this season for his new team, Stewart-Haas Racing, and a...

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Botelho, Kiser earn wins as Wolves fall 6-3 to King

NEWBERRY — The Newberry men’s tennis team dropped a 6-3 decision on Senior Day, despite singles victory by a pair of Newberry’s seniors.The Wolves (9-11) fell behind King (11-7) in doubles play, with Newberry’s lone doubles point coming at No. 2 as sophomore Fernando Espana and junior Carlos Nicolopulos knocked off Pablo Vidal and Luis Delgado.Singles play did not see the Wolves fare much better with Newberry only collecting two singles victories....

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Wolves blank King in 9-0 Senior Day victory

NEWBERRY — The Newberry women’s tennis team sent its seniors out with a bang, as the Wolves knocked off King 9-0 at the Cannon Tennis Courts.Newberry’s senior duo of Susana Aguirre and Romina Adum picked up the first point of the day for the Wolves (15-7) with an 8-2 win over Katya Cerny and Alyssa Salazar at No. 1.King (7-13) dropped a second poit at No. 2 as Newberry senior Marina Ziehe and sophomore Vanessa Ortiz dropped Mariana Hosomi and Naomi Reye...

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Rebel bats rock Batesburg-Leesville, come up short with Airport

PROSPERITY — The Mid-Carolina High School Rebel bats found new life April 9 at Lindy Richardson Field as Mid-Carolina peppered the field with hits and five homeruns in the Rebels’ five innings of play.Southpaw Danton Hyman held the Panthers to one run on just four hits. Hyman struck out seven and did not walk a batter in the 13-1 victory over the Batesburg-Leesville Panthers.Mid-Carolina started its attack in the bottom of the first, scoring seven runs....

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Newberry College hosts Spring Fest, alumni game

The alumni game fulfilled this lineman’s dream of scoring on Setzler Field.White team Captain Will Newell snares this pass and heads for pay dirt. His efforts were not enough to win the game which the Red team pulled out 40-29.Brian Spencer extends for a few extra inches before his flags are pulled.Matt Finley took his turn at Newberry College’s Spring Fest on Saturday in the dunking tank.Inflatables, games, food, and more were available...

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