Sports

Sean Burke, president of the “poor performance fishing club.”
Fishing and catching are not synonymous. There are times when fish are simply difficult to catch. Last Saturday, was one of those days. My friend, Sean Burke, and my son, Elliott, met me at the boat landing a little before 8 a.m. We launched the skiff into the last of the falling tide. Our plan...
More than 100 honor students at the Daniel Island School were recognized for their academic achievements during halftime at the June 24 Charleston Battery game at MUSC Health Stadium. The students were given free tickets to the game after receiving all A’s during the recently completed school year. As shown in the picture above, some of the students got to serve as player liaisons for the match and walked out with the teams prior to kickoff for the National Anthem and coin toss.
The Charleston Battery and Daniel Island School Parent Teacher Association formally partnered earlier in 2017 with the goal of enriching students’ school experience and bringing new faces out to MUSC Health Stadium. At the beginning of the partnership, the two local organizations set out a...
The BEHS Pom Squad earned a coveted bid to compete in the UDA National Dance Team Championship to held in Orlando, Florida, in February of 2018. Pictured above are members of the team after a qualifying competition in Tennessee last month. Bottom row (kneeling) left to right are Lauren Baggett, Mary Chandler Grisillo, Sofia Infante, and Megan DuRegger. Middle row: Ainsley Western, Daniella Ayala, Maddie Thomas, and Emma Barrentine. And top row: Isabella Gonzalez, Madeline Mazur, Belle Runza, and Ellie Potts
The Bishop England High School Pom Squad attended the Universal Dance Association (UDA) Camp at Tennessee Tech University June 13-16 in Cookeville, TN. While there, the team competed to earn a bid to the 2018 UDA National Dance Team Championship to be held in Orlando in February 2018. During the...
Two from the “What’s New Department.” The Director’s Cup, an award given to the most successful athletic programs in the Palmetto State, has a new name: The Carlisle Cup. Also, Bishop England High School competed at a new classification for the 2016-17 academic year, moving up from Class AA to AAA...
Each week the swim team coaches select swimmers of the week whom they feel best illustrate, through work ethic and sportsmanship, what it means to be a Flying Fish. Those selected are surprised to find the “Swimmer of the Week” sign in their yard. This week’s honorees for June 17-23 are: 5 & 6...
The Daniel Island 9-10 baseball “All-Star” team competed in the SCRBI All-Star Tournament 10 & Under division in Aiken S.C. the weekend of June 16-18. There were 16 teams represented from all over the state competing for the right to be named state champions. Even though the Daniel Island team...
It’s been somewhat of an unusual season weather-wise for the Daniel Island Flying Fish swim team. Coach Rose Van Metre has had to cancel four practices. “It’s just not because of storms,” she said. “One day, it was 58 degrees and later in the week, it was 63. That’s pretty cold to have little kids...
WEEK 1: June 3-9 5 & 6 Years - Nora Ross and Chase Delpino 7-8 Years - Katherine Norton and William Whelan 9-10 Years - Elle Ruminski and Spencer Thompson 11-12 Years - Emi Grace Lagadinos and Carlisle Stanley 13-14 Years - Riley Kerr and Quinn Dewitt 15-18 Years - Bridget Conley and David...
Eric Bendig’s official job title is head football coach. But Bendig, who is building a new program at Philip Simmons High School, is more than a master of X’s and O’s. He’s part accountant, part equipment manager, part politician and part human relations specialist in charge of recruiting. And...
These 10 players represented Daniel Island School during the spring 2017 school tennis season and playoffs. The team went undefeated and were the Charleston City League Champions and Playoff Champions of Division 1. This means out of 137 teams in the league (almost 1300 children), the Daniel Island...

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