Sports

The Daniel Island-based gym formerly known as CrossFit Discovery recently changed its name to Discovery Health and Fitness. The change comes in response to a controversy that erupted in recent weeks in the CrossFit community after CrossFit founder and CEO Greg Glassman tweeted on June 6, “FLOYD-19...
Cole Sweeney’s college plan seemed almost foolproof. Sweeney, a talented student-athlete who recently graduated from Oceanside Collegiate Academy in Mount Pleasant, planned to attend Furman University, play lacrosse and join the school’s Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC). But the coronavirus...
Chase Loggins is a member of the Bishop England baseball team, and when he’s on the mound, he strives for no runs, no hits and no errors. In school, the rising senior takes English class seriously and strives for no split infinitives, no misplaced modifiers or no misused homographs and homophones....
Fishing and catching are not synonymous. Sometimes, I get to believing that they are. But Mother Nature always steps in to remind me they most certainly are not.  Saturday was one of those days. The tide was wonky. The wind was howling. The water clarity was abysmal. It was a tough day for fishing...
It just might be the most frequently asked question in the entire sports universe: Tennis anyone?   But when it comes to the Credit One Bank Invitational, that question mark could turn into an exclamation point because this event offers tennis for everyone in a world that has seen normalcy...
If you’ve been missing watching sports over these last few months, here are a few good sports-minded books that will entertain, educate and inspire. “Diamond Ruby” by Joseph Wallace combines the excitement and lifestyle of baseball, boxing, and Coney Island, with the realities of the 1918 flu...
Most high school football players in South Carolina might dread the beginning of high school football practice, and for good reason. Imagine practicing in humidity that can drive the comfort level to 105-110 degrees on an early August morning. And, imagine practicing in that swampy, soupy weather...
When Bishop England baseball coach Mike Darnell talks about former star pitcher Geoffrey Gilbert, he mentions Gilbert’s talent because he’s a tall, left-handed pitcher who has the potential – and repertoire of pitches — to play in the Major Leagues.   But what Darnell stresses is Gilbert’s...
Typically, I prefer to fish with lures. However, this summer, I have decided to fish more often with bait. Targeting tarpon and sharks. Tarpon are the primary target species, but sharks usually crash the party.  As it turns out, the party crashers can be a lot of fun. Recently, I have been locating...
Competitive professional tennis is coming back to Daniel Island on June 23-28 with the new Credit One Bank Invitational and will raise funds for the Medical University of South Carolina’s (MUSC) frontline healthcare workers.   The 16-player team event will be held at LTP Daniel Island, the...

Pages

Daniel Island Publishing

225 Seven Farms Drive
Unit 108
Daniel Island, SC 29492 

Office Number: 843-856-1999
Fax Number: 843-856-8555

 

Breaking News Alerts

To sign up for breaking news email alerts, Click on the email address below and put "email alerts" in the subject line: sdetar@thedanielislandnews.com

Comment Here