Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 25 May 2015 05:58:36 EST 1800 Legion Ball season announced http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153562204/Legion-Ball-season-announced NEWBERRY — Newberry American Legion Post 24 has announced that American Legion Baseball will be playing games with home games played at the Newberry College Smith Road Complex. Post 24 has joined with Chapin Post 193 to bring the community some... Fri, 22 May 2015 13:10:51 EST Jaylon Tolbert of Brashier Middle College signs with Newberry College http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153619765/Jaylon-Tolbert-of-Brashier-Middle-College-signs-with-Newberry-College NEWBERRY — Newberry College head men's basketball coach Dave Davis has announced the signing of two-time all-region player Jaylon Tolbert from Brashier Middle College. Fri, 22 May 2015 08:30:57 EST Baur, Camp notch ABCA/Rawlings All-Southeast Region plaudits http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153589274/Baur-Camp-notch-ABCA/Rawlings-All-Southeast-Region-plaudits NEWBERRY – Newberry senior baseball standouts Albert Baur and Wesley Camp have been named all-Southeast region for the third time this year by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) and Rawlings. Baur was elected to the first team at... Fri, 22 May 2015 08:30:55 EST Mid-Carolina Middle School awards athletes http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153615595/Mid-Carolina-Middle-School-awards-athletes PROSPERITY — Mid-Carolina Middle School held its annual athletic banquet on May 14 to recognize the achievements of athletes who participated in cheerleading, football, volleyball and basketball during the 2014-2015 school year. Fri, 22 May 2015 08:30:55 EST Hamlin holds off Harvick for Sprint All-Star Race victory http://newberryobserver.com/news/news-sports/153572168/Hamlin-holds-off-Harvick-for-Sprint-All-Star-Race-victory CONCORD, N.C. — With a deft move with three laps left in Saturday night's NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Denny Hamlin delivered the first victory in the non-points showcase event to Joe Gibbs Racing and to... Thu, 21 May 2015 17:55:51 EST Warren signs letter of intent for golf http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/153522690/Warren-signs-letter-of-intent-for-golf PROSPERITY — What started off rough has turned into a college golf career for Mid-Carolina High School senior Jacob Warren. Warren signed his letter of intent on March 14 to Montreat College in Montreat, North Carolina. Wed, 20 May 2015 14:55:51 EST USC Sumter Fire Ants punch ticket to Junior College World Series http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153589403/USC-Sumter-Fire-Ants-punch-ticket-to-Junior-College-World-Series NEWBERRY — Newberry County was well represented when the USC Sumter Fire Ants won the Eastern District Championship at the Mitchell Athletic Complex in Uniondale, N.Y., on May 17. Wed, 20 May 2015 09:01:06 EST Baur, Camp named first team All-Southeast Region http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153521521/Baur-Camp-named-first-team-All-Southeast-Region NEWBERRY — Newberry baseball's dynamic duo of Albert Baur and Wesley Camp continue to add accolades to their resumes as they have been dubbed first team All-Southeast Region honorees by DAKTRONICS. Tue, 19 May 2015 11:45:52 EST McCourry named second team all-Southeast Region by NFCA http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153521461/McCourry-named-second-team-all-Southeast-Region-by-NFCA NEWBERRY — Newberry College junior pitcher/infielder Maude McCourry has been named to the National Fastpitch Coaches' Association's all-Southeast Region second team as a utility player who pitches. Tue, 19 May 2015 11:45:51 EST Mid-Carolina Dixie Youth Update http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153540380/Mid-Carolina-Dixie-Youth-Update PROSPERITY — International Paper Minors defeated Kneece's minors last week, 4-1. Thomas Bates and Carson Cockrell pitched a terrific game, Laban Bowers went 2-for-3 and David Rodgers went 2-for-2, to lead all batters for IP. Mon, 18 May 2015 14:05:51 EST Rebels baseball season comes to a close http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153522730/Rebels-baseball-season-comes-to-a-close The Mid-Carolina High School baseball team finished up their season Friday night with a loss to Ninety Six High School. The Rebels had to defeat the Wildcats twice to progress forward. Mid-Carolina won the first game 14-3. The score of the second game... Mon, 18 May 2015 12:40:51 EST Monaco and Mims selected for 2015 Judson Collegiate and Legends Pro-Am http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153495864/Monaco-and-Mims-selected-for-2015-Judson-Collegiate-and-Legends-Pro-Am ROSWELL, Ga. — Newberry College women's golf standouts Marianna Monaco and Karly Mims have accepted invitations to play in the Judson Collegiate and Legends Pro-Am Challenge at the Country Club of Roswell in Roswell, Ga., on June... Sun, 17 May 2015 11:25:51 EST Baur, Camp and Sheridan named All-Southeast Region http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153452955/Baur-Camp-and-Sheridan-named-All-Southeast-Region NEWBERRY – Newberry College senior baseball standouts Albert Baur, Wesley Camp and Brandan Sheridan have garnered National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association All-Southeast Region honors. Fri, 15 May 2015 10:31:04 EST Borja, Espana and Holliday earn CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District honors http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153500924/Borja-Espana-and-Holliday-earn-CoSIDA/Capital-One-Academic-All-District-honors AUSTIN, Texas - Three Newberry College male student-athletes have earned Academic All-District Three honors from the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) and Capital One, as announced Thursday. Wrestlers Seiji Borja and Jared... Fri, 15 May 2015 10:31:02 EST Rebels advance to AA Upperstate Championship http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153502101/Rebels-advance-to-AA-Upperstate-Championship Pictured is Derrick Livingston Wednesday night as the Mid-Carolina High School Rebels defeated Andrew Jackson 14-4 at home. The Rebels will travel to Ninety Six on Friday to face the Wildcats for the AA Upperstate Championship. The Rebels will have to... Fri, 15 May 2015 10:31:01 EST Newberry High presents athletics awards http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153474679/Newberry-High-presents-athletics-awards NEWBERRY — Newberry High School had its annual athletic banquet Tuesday night in the Scott Gym. Fri, 15 May 2015 10:31:00 EST Bedard, McCourry earn All-Southeast Region honors http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153424411/Bedard-McCourry-earn-All-Southeast-Region-honors MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. — Newberry College's Gabby Bedard and Maude McCourry have been named to the 2015 Daktronics Inc./Division II CCA Softball All-Southeast Region second team. Thu, 14 May 2015 15:10:51 EST Rebels fall to Wildcats http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/153440134/Rebels-fall-to-Wildcats NINETY SIX — The Mid-Carolina Rebels varsity baseball team fell 7-6 in a tough loss to the Ninety Six Wildcats. Wed, 13 May 2015 10:00:51 EST Wolves sweep Corvias, ECAC Golfer of the Month honors for second straight month http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153366393/Wolves-sweep-Corvias-ECAC-Golfer-of-the-Month-honors-for-second-straight-month DANBURY, Conn. — The Newberry College men's and women's golf teams swept the Corvias, Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Golfer of the Month honors for the second straight month, as announced by the conference office... Mon, 11 May 2015 10:55:54 EST Newberry Softball camp announced http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/153366326/Newberry-Softball-camp-announced NEWBERRY — The Newberry College softball team has partnered with the County of Newberry Recreation Department and the City of Newberry Recreation Department to offer a youth baseball camp this June for children ages 6-12. Mon, 11 May 2015 10:55:53 EST