Category Archives: Sports

Miracle League of Columbia Fall Baseball League Registration Period Announced

Registration for the Miracle League of Columbia’s fall baseball season will begin Monday, August 12, the Columbia Parks & Recreation Department announced. The baseball program provides a safe and enjoyable team sport experience for kids and young adults with mental and physical disabilities and limitations. Players of all ages are welcome. There is no fee…
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Scott, Stabenow, National Hockey League Announce Willie O’Ree Congressional Gold Medal Act

[caption id="attachment_23593" align="alignnone" width="1280"] Sen. Scott enjoys with a laugh with Mr. Willie O'Ree during the press conference.[/caption] WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Tim Scott (R-SC) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) today announced their bipartisan legislation to award the Congressional Gold Medal to Willie O’Ree, the first black player to compete in the National Hockey League. Known…
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Huddle with the Gamecocks during Richland Library’s Annual Pigskin Poets

WHAT: Pigskin Poets WHEN: 3 - 4:30 p.m., Friday, July 19 WHERE: Drew Wellness Center 2101 Walker Solomon Way, Columbia, SC 29204 WHO: Free and open to the public WHY: Part of Richland Library's Summer Learning Challenge, Pigskin Poets reinforces the importance of setting and reaching goals in an effort to help reduce the effects…
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Gamecocks Win Certified SC Grown Palmetto Series for the Fourth Year in a Row

Gamecocks, Tigers went head-to-head in athletics, the classroom and for charity SOUTH CAROLINA - The University of South Carolina has won the Certified SC Grown Palmetto Series for the fourth year in a row. The Palmetto Series is an annual points competition between the state’s flagship universities in head-to-head athletic events. Points were also awarded…
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Take The COMET to the Ballpark on June 28 for BOGO Tickets

COMET riders and employees get Buy One, Get One Free tickets with proper validation COLUMBIA, S.C.— The Columbia Fireflies and The COMET are partnering together to provide free rides to Segra Park for Fireflies games. The Soda Cap Connector’s Route 3 (from Main Street to Segra Park) runs every 25-30 minutes on Fireflies game days…
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Glowstock Festival Passes On Sale Now

Festival Pass includes a ticket and beer voucher for each game plus a Glowstock T-shirt COLUMBIA, S.C.— The Columbia Fireflies today announced details for the upcoming Glowstock Festival. Glowstock will take place over the course of three games (Thursday, August 8 – Saturday, August 10) and will feature live bands each night, along with themed…
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The First Tee of Columbia Golf Tournament

 The First Tee of Columbia has partnered with Nephron Pharmaceuticals to host its third annual fundraising golf tournament on Wednesday, May 29 at the Cobblestone Park Golf Club, 1298 University Parkway, Blythewood, SC, 29016. The fee to participate in the First Tee of Columbia Golf Tournament is $400 per foursome, which includes 18 holes and…
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17th Annual Columbia College Golf Tournament

Support Columbia College athletics by spending a day at the Columbia Country Club on Friday, May 17th, 2019. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with a 10:00 a.m. shotgun start. The captain's choice tournament will include a putting contest, contest holes, and a raffle.
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Tee-Off at the Second Annual CIU Golf Classic at Woodcreek Course

A great day of golf is coming to the Woodcreek Course in Elgin as Columbia International University hosts The Second Annual CIU Golf Classic on May 10. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with an 11 a.m. shotgun start. There will be tee packages for all golfers, hole challenges and special contests. Proceeds from the event…
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