Herald Independent- RSS SPORTS Feed http://heraldindependent.com/section/SPORTS http://heraldindependent.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 29 May 2015 09:41:31 EST 1800 Coca-Cola retains sponsorship in Charlotte http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/153700310/Coca-Cola-retains-sponsorship-in-Charlotte In a far-reaching extension of an existing agreement between the Coca-Cola Company and Speedway Motorsports Inc., Coca-Cola will remain title sponsor of NASCAR's longest race — the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway —through... Fri, 29 May 2015 08:40:59 EST Austin Dillon dominates XFINITY race at Charlotte http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/153700434/Austin-Dillon-dominates-XFINITY-race-at-Charlotte CONCORD, N.C. – For the second straight Saturday, Denny Hamlin had the chance to hold off a race's strongest car for the victory. Tue, 26 May 2015 10:50:59 EST Fuel strategy gives Carl Edwards first win at Charlotte http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/153700071/Fuel-strategy-gives-Carl-Edwards-first-win-at-Charlotte CONCORD, N.C. – Will the mystery winner of Sunday night's Coca-Cola 600 enter and sign in please? Hint: It's the guy who does back flips every time he takes the checkered flag. Tue, 26 May 2015 10:50:55 EST 3 FCHS students sign http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news-sports/153636986/3-FCHS-students-sign WINNSBORO — Three Fairfield Central High School students announced their intentions to play collegiate football. Sat, 23 May 2015 12:55:52 EST Hamlin holds off Harvick for Sprint All-Star Race victory http://heraldindependent.com/news/news-sports/153572158/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... Wed, 20 May 2015 17:55:51 EST Lacrosse player with local ties earns honor http://heraldindependent.com/news/news-sports/152960699/Lacrosse-player-with-local-ties-earns-honor FAIRFIELD COUNTY — Cameron Henry has been named a 2015 Brine National All-Star and has been selected to represent the South Region at the 2015 Brine National Lacrosse Academy and Brine National Lacrosse Classic to be held in... Sat, 2 May 2015 10:00:51 EST Sixth annual golf outing a success http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news-sports/153025756/Sixth-annual-golf-outing-a-success COLUMBIA — The Fairfield County Disabilities and Special Needs Board held its sixth annual golf outing on Monday at Oak Hills Golf Club with a celebrity — former Fairfield Central High football player Tyler Thigpen — among those... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:15:52 EST Blythewood angler wins Lake Wateree event http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/153042820/Blythewood-angler-wins-Lake-Wateree-event CAMDEN – Bryan Holmes of Blythewood weighed a five-bass limit totaling 20 pounds, 12 ounces on April 18 to win the third Walmart Bass Fishing League South Carolina Division tournament of 2015 on Lake Wateree. For his victory, Holmes earned... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:35:54 EST Two Griffins sign letters of intent http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news-sports/152990584/Two-Griffins-sign-letters-of-intent FAIRFIELD COUNTY — Two student athletes are taking their talents to the next level. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:50:52 EST Death Valley rocks with spring game http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-ncaa-opinion-sports/152890262/Death-Valley-rocks-with-spring-game CLEMSON — Death Valley was rocking Saturday as Clemson celebrated its Spring Game in full swing. In front of an announced crowd of 37,000 fans, the Orange and White teams' offenses put on a show with White winning 35-24. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:45:52 EST A pair of wins for the Grffins http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/152832955/A-pair-of-wins-for-the-Grffins WINNSBORO — As the Griffins head into the home stretch, the Fairfield Central High School baseball team is on a roll. Fri, 10 Apr 2015 08:20:54 EST Fairfield Central and Richard Winn split spring series http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/152682292/Fairfield-Central-and-Richard-Winn-split-spring-series WINNSBORO — Fairfield Central High School and Richard Winn Academy traded in white sand for red infield dirt during the two high school's spring breaks when they met for a pair of baseball games. Sun, 5 Apr 2015 09:15:51 EST SCHSL announces changes to bylaws, constitution http://heraldindependent.com/news/news-sports/152715357/SCHSL-announces-changes-to-bylaws-constitution COLUMBIA — The South Carolina High School League recently held its annual Legislative Assembly meeting during the South Carolina Athletic Administrators Association Spring Conference in Charleston. Sat, 4 Apr 2015 12:30:51 EST