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Schedule for today:

6-9 a.m.--Union County's Morning Show with Daniel Prince

9-10 a.m.—Union Pennzoil Kwik Lube Hour

10-10:45 a.m.—Union County's Morning Show with Daniel Prince

10:45-11 a.m.--Swap N Shop

11-noon—The Gospel Show with Daniel Prince

Noon-1 p.m.--Noon Report with Mike Stevens

1-3 p.m.--The Clark Howard Show--Call 1-877-872-5275

3-5 p.m.--Today's best country and some hits from yesterday

5-5:30 p.m.--Union Pennzoil Kwik Lube Top 5 at 5

5:30-6 p.m.--5:30 News Report

6-6:20 p.m.--SC Sports Talk

6:20 p.m.--Atlanta Braves baseball--Seattle Mariners at Atlanta

After the game-6 a.m.--Today's best country and some hits from yesterday


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Sports For 8/23/17

The Atlanta Braves defeated the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Tuesday night in Game 2 of their 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. The Braves were led in hitting by RF Nick Markakis, who had a HR and 2 RBI. Freddie Freeman and Matt Kemp each added 2 hits for the Braves in the win. The Braves will finish out their 3-game series with the Mariners tonight, as RA Dickey will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Mariners starter Erasmo Ramirez. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU.

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Union County football will be back in action on Friday night as they travel to Gaffney to take on the Indians. The Jackets were defeated 35-20 by Chapman in Week 0. WBCU's football coverage will begin at 5:35 on Friday evening, with kickoff of the game scheduled for 7:30. 

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The 2017 Jonesville Wildcat Jamboree will be on Thursday, August 31st, at Jonesville Middle School. Cowpens, Sims, Pacolet, and Jonesville will be the 4 teams participating. Admission will be $5 for adults and $2 for students and kids. Kickoff time is set for 4:15. Come out and support your local middle school football teams.

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 6:20, leading up to the pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Seattle Mariners for Game 3 of a 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 8/22/17

The Atlanta Braves fell to the Seattle Mariners 6-5 on Monday night in Game 1 of a 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. The Braves were led in hitting by Ender Inciarte and Nick Markakis, who each had 3 hits in the loss. Ozzie Albies added 2 hits, and Kurt Suzuki added a HR for the Braves. Mike Foltynewicz took the loss, falling to 10-9 on the season. The Braves now hold a 55-68 record for the season. They will be back in action tonight as they take on the Mariners in Game 2 of the 3-game series. Lucas Sims will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Mariners starter Marco Gonzales. First pitch is scheduled for 7:35. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU.

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The 2017 Jonesville Wildcat Jamboree will be on Thursday, August 31st, at Jonesville Middle School. Cowpens, Sims, Pacolet, and Jonesville will be the 4 teams participating. Admission will be $5 for adults and $2 for students and kids. Kickoff time is set for 4:15. Come out and support your local middle school football teams.

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Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney announced on Monday that Kelly Bryant will be Clemson’s starting quarterback in the season opener against Kent State on September 2.  Bryant has been listed as the first-team quarterback since the beginning of spring practice. Bryant played well in the two most recent Clemson scrimmages.  He went 10-17 for 186 yards and a score in the August 16 scrimmage, then converted on 14 of 20 passes for 177 yards and a score this past Saturday.

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 6:20, leading up to the pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball as they take on the Seattle Mariners for Game 2 of a 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 8/21/17

The Atlanta Braves lost 2 of 3 games to the Cincinnati Reds over the weekend in a 3-game weekend series at SunTrust Park. The series began on Friday night, as the Braves fell 5-3. They fell once again to the Reds on Saturday by a score of 11-8. The Braves were able to salvage the series on Sunday afternoon, as they defeated the Reds 8-1. Catcher Tyler Flowers hit a grand slam in the win. The Braves will be back in action tonight as they host the Seattle Mariners for Game 1 of a 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. Mike Foltynewicz will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Mariners starter Andrew Albers. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU.

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Union County High School's varsity football team was defeated by Chapman 35-20 on Friday in the first game of the 2017 regular season. The Jackets played very well, but 3 second-half turnovers were just too much to overcome. The Jackets will look to rebound and get their first win of the young season this Friday night, as they travel to Gaffney to take on the Indians. Gaffney was defeated by TL Hanna 35-33 this past Friday night. We will have the live coverage of the on WBCU beginning at 7:30 PM on Friday night.

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The 2017 Jonesville Wildcat Jamboree will be on Thursday, August 31, at Jonesville Middle School. Cowpens, Sims, Pacolet, and Jonesville will be the 4 teams participating. Admission will be $5 for adults and $2 for students and kids. Kickoff time is set for 4:15. Come out and support your local middle school football teams.

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 6:20, leading up to the pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball as they take on the Seattle Mariners for Game 1 of a 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 8/18/17

The Atlanta Braves defeated the Colorado Rockies 10-4 on Thursday afternoon to finish out a 4-game midweek series at Coors Field in Colorado. Freddie Freeman, Ender Inciarte, and Tyler Flowers all homered in the win. The Braves are now 54-65 on the season. The Braves will now return home for a 3-game weekend series with the Cincinnati Reds starting tonight at SunTrust Park. RA Dickey will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Reds starter Sal Romano. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35. We will not air the game due to UCHS football.

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The UCHS JV football team fell to Chapman last night, 28-12.

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The Union County High School Yellow Jackets football team will begin their 2017 regular season tonight as they travel to Chapman to take on the defending 3A state champions. Kickoff is set for 7:30. We will have the live coverage of the game here on WBCU.

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The broadcast schedule for tonight's football coverage here on WBCU is as follows:

From 5:35-6:00, we will broadcast the Ben’s Paint Pick ‘Em Show, followed by the UCHS Coach’s Show presented by New Horizon Realty from 6-6:15. From 6:15-6:55, we will broadcast the Fat Sam’s Tailgate Show live from the stadium. From 6:55-7:10, we will broadcast the Gault’s Small Engine Coaches Corner. From 7:10-7:30, we will have the pregame show live from the stadium, and at 7:30, we will bring you the live coverage of the game between UCHS and Chapman. After the game, we will bring you the Upstate High School Football Scoreboard Show with Stan Olenik.

Sports For 8/17/17

The Atlanta Braves endured a 17-2 shellacking at the hands of the Colorado Rockies last night. The Braves will try to earn a split of the series this afternoon. The pregame show starts at 1:55, an the first pitch is set for 3:10 p.m.

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You only have Thursday and Friday for late registration for Recreation Department football. Sign up at the Timken Sports Complex today and tomorrow from 9-4:30. You will not be allowed to sign up at the draft Saturday morning.

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Union County Bulls football is accepting players ages 5-12 to form three teams: 8-and-under, 10-and-under, and 12-and-under. Practice times are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 6:30-7:45 at the South Hills Complex. For more information, call 864-541-3982 or email Unioncountyunited4@gmail.com.

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Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney says that junior Kelly Bryant will most likely be the Tigers' starting quarterback on September 2nd against Kent State.

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The Carolina Panthers' next preseason game will be on Saturday, August 19th, at 3 p.m. as they travel to Tennessee to take on the Titans.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as Atlanta wraps up their 4-game series with the Colorado Rockies. The pregame show is set for 1:55 p.m., and the first pitch is 3:10 p.m. After the game, time permitting, we'll have SC Sports Talk until 8 p.m.

Sports For 8/16/17

The Atlanta Braves will be back in action today as they take on the Colorado Rockies in Game 3 of a 4-game midweek series in Colorado. Mike Foltynewciz will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Rockies starter Jon Gray. First pitch is scheduled for 8:40. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU. The Braves knocked off the Rockies last night, 4-3.

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The Union County High School Yellow Jackets will begin their 2017 regular season on Friday night as they travel to Chapman to take on the defending 3A state champions. Kickoff is set for 7:30. We will have the live coverage of the game here on WBCU. 

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 7:25, leading up to the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Colorado Rockies in Game 3 of a 4-game midweek series at Coors Field in Colorado. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 8:40.

Sports For 8/15/17

The Atlanta Braves will be back in action today as they take on the Colorado Rockies in Game 2 of a 4-game midweek series in Colorado. Sean Newcomb will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Rockies starter Kyle Freeland. First pitch is scheduled for 8:40. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU. The Braves were shut out by the Rockies last night, 3-0.

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The Union County High School Yellow Jackets will begin their 2017 regular season on Friday night as they travel to Chapman to take on the defending 3A state champions. Kickoff is set for 7:30. We will have the live coverage of the game here on WBCU. 

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The Carolina Panthers recorded the second-largest attendance numbers for training camp in Spartanburg in the team’s history. The Spartanburg Convention & Visitors Bureau reports 99,196 people watched practices on the campus at Wofford College between July 26 and August 13. The Panthers' next preseason game will be on Saturday, August 19th, as they travel to Tennessee to take on the Titans.

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 7:25, leading up to the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Colorado Rockies in Game 2 of a 4-game midweek series at Coors Field in Colorado. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 8:40.

Sports For 8/14/17

The Atlanta Braves lost 2 of 3 games to the St. Louis Cardinals over the weekend in a 3-game weekend series in Saint Louis. The series began on Friday night, as the Braves fell 8-5. They fell once again to the Cardinals on Saturday with a 6-5 loss. The Braves were able to salvage the series on Sunday with a 6-3 win. The Braves are now 52-63 on the season and will travel to Colorado for a 4-game midweek series with the Colorado Rockies. Game 1 will be tonight, as Julio Teheran will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Rockies starter Chad Bettis. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 8:40. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU.

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The Union County High School football team participated in the Football City USA Kickoff in Rock Hill on Friday night and were defeated by Northwestern, 14-7. The Jackets played very well, and many young players got a chance to gain experience throughout the game. The Jackets will begin their 2017 regular season on Friday night as they travel to Chapman to take on the defending 3A state champions. Kickoff is set for 7:30.

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The University of Florida football team suspended seven players for its season opener against Michigan on Sept. 2 -- including its top playmaker, wide receiver Antonio Callaway -- for making improper charges on their university student IDs at the school bookstore and then selling those items for cash. The decision was announced on Sunday afternoon. The other players that will be suspended are offensive lineman Kadeem Telfort, linebackers James Houston and Ventrell Miller, and defensive linemen Jordan Smith, Richerd Desir-Jones and Keivonnis Davis.

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 7:25, leading up to the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball as they take on the Colorado Rockies in Game 1 of a 4-game midweek series at Coors Field in Colorado. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 8:40.

Sports For 8/11/17

The Union County High School Yellow Jackets have their final preseason tune-up tonight in Rock Hill. They are one of six schools taking part in the Football City USA Kickoff at District 3 Stadium. Three games are scheduled, and $7 will get you in to see all three. At 5 p.m., South Pointe takes on Byrnes. At 7, Rock Hill will face Hough High School out of the northern Charlotte area. At 9, Northwestern will play Union County. The winner of each game will receive a trophy. In addition to the football, there will be activities for the kids in the Rock Hill Coca Cola Kids Zone. For more details, visit footballcityusakickoff.com.

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The Atlanta Braves are back in action tonight in St. Louis, as they face the Cardinals in a three-game weekend series. Atlanta will be without rookie shortstop Johan Camargo, who injured his knee while running onto the field Wednesday night. He was diagnosed with a bone bruise to his right knee and was placed on the ten-day disabled list. The Braves have lost 16 of their last 22 games since hitting the .500 mark a few weeks ago. R.A. Dickey will take the mound tonight for the Braves, with Adam Wainwright toeing the rubber for the Cardinals. Airtime on WBCU will be at 7 p.m. with the pregame show, and the first pitch is set for 8:15. We’ll break into the game for Yellow Jackets football and will rejoin the game in progress after Union County-Northwestern.

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The PGA Championship is underway this weekend in Charlotte at Quail Hollow, and after the first round, Americans dominate the leaderboard. 12 of the top 14 golfers are from the USA after the first 18 holes. Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark shares the lead with American Kevin Kisner at 67, 4-under par. Jordan Spieth, seeking his first career Grand Slam, finished the round at 72, 1 over par.   

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Today on WBCU, we’ll have SC Sports Talk from 6:05-7 p.m. At 7, we’ll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as Atlanta travels to St. Louis to take on the Cardinals. First pitch is scheduled for 8:15 p.m. Around 8:50, we’ll have UCHS football from Rock Hill’s District 3 Stadium, as Union County takes on Northwestern to cap off the Football City USA Kickoff at 9 p.m. After the game, we’ll rejoin the Braves-Cardinals game in progress.

Sports For 8/10/17

The Atlanta Braves were defeated by the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 on Wednesday night to fall to 51-61 on the season. The Braves were led in hitting by Nick Markakis and Tyler Flowers, who each had 2 hits. Danny Santana also had a 2-run pinch hit single in the loss. The Braves are off tonight, as they will travel to Saint Louis to take on the Cardinals for a 3-game weekend series beginning on Friday night.

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Union County High School's football team will have a scrimmage with Northwestern Friday night at 9 p.m. at District 3 Stadium in Rock Hill. The scrimmage is part of the Football City USA Kickoff. Tickets are $7 to see all three games being played on Friday night. WBCU will broadcast the Union County scrimmage at 9 PM on Friday. The regular season begins on Friday, August 18, at Chapman.

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Tonight at the Union County Fairgrounds, the 10th-annual Union County Pep Rally presented by Holcombe Funeral Home and WBCU will be taking place from 5 to 8 p.m. There will be free t-shirts while supplies last, as well as free hot dogs, chips, and drinks. Entertainment will be performed by Josh Lydia w/ Smokestack Willy. There will also be inflatables for the kids. All of the fall sports teams, as well as the state championship softball team and the Dixie Boys World Series team, will be introduced and recognized.

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight beginning at 6:00.

Sports For 8/9/17

The Atlanta Braves were defeated by the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Tuesday night at SunTrust Park. The Braves were led in hitting by Freddie Freeman, who had a HR in the loss. Matt Adams also added 2 hits. The Braves will get back in action tonight as they take on the Phillies in Game 2 of their short 2-game midweek series to finish out their home stand at SunTrust Park. Sean Newcomb will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Phillies starter Jerad Eickhoff. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35. We will have the live broadcast tonight here on WBCU as always.

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Union County fell to Saluda 17-0 in a scrimmage on Tuesday night. As heavy rain fell throughout the first half, Saluda scored on a 100-yard interception return for a touchdown, a 35-yard field goal, and a 10-yard touchdown pass. Neither team scored in the 2nd half. Next up for Union County is a scrimmage with Northwestern Friday night at 9 p.m. at District 3 Stadium in Rock Hill. The scrimmage is part of the Football City USA Kickoff. Tickets are $7 to see all three games being played on Friday night (South Pointe vs. Byrnes at 5, Rock Hill vs. Hough at 7, and Northwestern vs. Union County at 9). WBCU will broadcast the Union County scrimmage at 9 PM on Friday. The regular season begins on Friday, August 18, at Chapman.

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 6:20 leading up to the pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies for Game 2 of a short 2-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 8/8/17

The Atlanta Braves will get back in action tonight as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 1 of a short 2-game midweek series to finish out their home stand at SunTrust Park. Julio Teheran will be on the mound for the Braves tonight in Game 1. He will be opposed by Phillies starter Zach Eflin. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35. We will have the live broadcast tonight here on WBCU after the football scrimmage.

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The UCHS football team will have a scrimmage tonight at home against Saluda. The scrimmage begins at 6 p.m., and we'll broadcast it on WBCU.

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The Union County Dixie Youth Majors All-Star team was eliminated from the Dixie Boys World Series on Monday morning after a 19-11 loss to Alabama. Everyone here at WBCU congratulates the team for a great season and a superb job representing our county and state in the Dixie Boys World Series.

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NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne will need to find a new ride for 2018 after Hendrick Motorsports announced Monday his time with the team will end at the conclusion of the season. Kahne signed with Hendrick in 2010, nearly two years before he would make his debut driving the Number 5 car. He has won six races for the team, including the recent Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Hendrick Motorsports announced at the same time that it will announce 2018 plans for its four-car operation at a later date.

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We will have the UCHS football scrimmage against Saluda live from Union County Stadium tonight at 6 p.m. After the scrimmage, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies for Game 1 of a short 2-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 8/7/17

The Atlanta Braves took 2 of 3 games from the Miami Marlins over the weekend at SunTrust Park. The Braves took Game 1 on Friday night, 5-3, won Saturday, 7-2, and fell in Game 3 to the Marlins 4-1 on Sunday afternoon. The Braves are now 51-59 on the season and will finish out their home stand with a short 2-game midweek series with the Philadelphia Phillies at SunTrust Park. Game 1 of the short 2-game series will be on Tuesday night.

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The Union County Dixie Youth Majors All-Star Team fell to North Carolina on Sunday night by a score of 9-6. They will be back in action this morning beginning at 10 AM. We will have the live broadcast here on WBCU.

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The Miami Dolphins and former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler agreed to a one-year deal on Sunday. The one-year deal is worth $10 million, plus up to $3 million in incentives. The Dolphins targeted Cutler because of the likelihood that starting quarterback Ryan Tannehill will undergo surgery to repair stretched ligaments in his left knee.

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We will have the live broadcast of the Union Dixie Youth Majors All-Star Team, as they play today at the Dixie Youth World Series in Bluffton, South Carolina. The live coverage is set to begin at 10 AM. If they win, they will play again at 4 p.m. At 6:00 tonight, we will bring you SC Sports Talk here on WBCU.

Sports For 8/4/17

The Atlanta Braves fell to the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-4 on Thursday night to fall to 49-58 on the season. The Braves were led in hitting by 2B Ozzie Albies, who had a 3-run HR in the game. That was also Albies' first career Major League hit. Freddie Freeman, Sean Rodriguez, and Tyler Flowers each added two hits for the Braves in the loss. The Braves will be back in action tonight as they begin a 3-game weekend series with the Miami Marlins at SunTrust Park. RA Dickey will be on the mound for the Braves tonight in Game 1. He will be opposed by Marlins Starter Adam Conley. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading registration will continue this weekend. The registration dates and times are as follows:

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 6:20 leading up to the pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Miami Marlins for Game 1 of a 3-game weekend series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 8/3/17

The Atlanta Braves defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 on Wednesday night to improve to 49-57 on the season. The Braves were led in hitting by LF Danny Santana, who had a HR and 2 RBI. Ender Inciarte, Freddie Freeman, and Johan Camargo each added 2 hits in the win for the Braves. The Braves and Dodgers will be back in action tonight for the series finale, as Sean Newcomb will get the start for the Braves. He will be opposed by Dodgers starter Alex Wood. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35. We will have the live broadcast here on WBCU as always.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will continue this weekend. The registration dates and times are as follows:

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 6:20 leading up to the pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Los Angeles Dodgers for Game 3 of a 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 8/2/17

The Atlanta Braves were defeated 3-2 on Tuesday night by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 1 of their 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. The Braves were led in hitting by SS Johan Camargo, who had a 2-run HR in the loss. Lucas Sims made his MLB debut for the Braves and took the loss although logging a quality start, only allowing 3 runs on 6 hits in 6 innings of work. Top prospect Ozzie Albies also made his MLB debut on Tuesday night, as he got the start at 2B in the game. He went 0 for 2 with a run scored in his debut. Albies is expected to be the Braves' primary 2B going forward. The Braves and Dodgers will be back in action tonight for Game 2 of the series, as Julio Teheran will get the start for the Braves. He will be opposed by Dodgers starter Brock Stewart. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35. We will have the live broadcast here on WBCU as always.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will continue next weekend. The registration dates and times are as follows:

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 6:20 leading up to the pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Los Angeles Dodgers for Game 2 of a 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 8/1/17

The Atlanta Braves fell 7-6 to the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday afternoon as they finished out their 4-game series in Philadelphia. The Braves were led by LF Danny Santana who had 3 hits. Freddie Freeman and Kurt Suzuki each added a HR in the loss. After being swept by the Phillies, the Braves are now 48-56 on the season. They will now head home to SunTrust Park for a 3-game midweek series with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Game 1 will be tonight. Starting pitchers are still to be determined. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will continue this weekend. The registration dates and times are as follows:

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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We will have SC Sports Talk here on WBCU tonight from 6:00 until 6:20 leading up to the pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Los Angeles Dodgers for Game 1 of a 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 7/31/17

The Atlanta Braves will be back in action today as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 4 of a 4-game series in Philadelphia. Mike Foltynewicz will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Phillies starter Nick Pivetta. First pitch is scheduled for 12:35. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU following an abbreviated noon report. The Braves dropped the first three games in the series.

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The Union County Dixie Youth Majors All Star Team will be having a fundraiser tonight from 5:00 until 10:00 at El Poblano in preparation for their trip to the Dixie Youth World Series in Bluffton, South Carolina. Their first game will be on August 5th. Come out and support your Union County All Stars.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will continue this weekend. The registration dates and times are as follows:

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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The UCHS Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is seeking nominations of individuals to be considered for the Hall of Fame. If you would like to nominate an individual from any of the county’s former high schools or Union County High School, you may do so by visiting the Union County Schools website at www.union.k12.sc.us and download the nomination form. Forms may also be picked up at Union County High School, Jonesville Elem/Middle School, or Lockhart Schools. After completing, please email the form to saddis_JES@union.k12.sc.us or mail the form to Union County High School Athletic Dept.,1163 Lakeside Drive, Union, SC 29379. All required information must be completed for nominations to be considered. Completed forms must be in by today, July 31st, in order to be considered for selection this year.

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We will bring you the live coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball today here on WBCU, as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 4 of a 4-game series in Philadelphia. First pitch for today's game is scheduled for 12:35. The live coverage will begin after an abbreviated noon report. We will also have  SC Sports Talk tonight beginning at 6:00.

Sports For 7/28/17

The Atlanta Braves will get back in action tonight as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 1 of a 4-game weekend series to finish out their road trip. Julio Teheran will be on the mound for the Braves tonight in Game 1. He will be opposed by Phillies starter Jeremy Hellickson. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:05. We will have the live broadcast tonight here on WBCU as always.

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The Union County Dixie Youth Majors All-Star Team won the State Championship Tournament on Thursday afternoon with a 14-4 win over Aynor. Union went undefeated in the tournament. They will now represent South Carolina in the Dixie Youth Baseball World Series taking place in Bluffton, South Carolina. Their first game will be at 4:00 on August 5th as they take on McEwen, Tennessee, in the opening round of the tournament. Follow WBCU for any updates regarding the team. 

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
 

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2
 

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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The UCHS Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is seeking nominations of individuals to be considered for the Hall of Fame. If you would like to nominate an individual from any of the county’s former high schools or Union County High School, you may do so by visiting the Union County Schools website at www.union.k12.sc.us and download the nomination form. Forms may also be picked up at Union County High School, Jonesville Elem/Middle School, or Lockhart Schools. After completing, please email the form to saddis_JES@union.k12.sc.us or mail the form to Union County High School Athletic Dept.,1163 Lakeside Drive, Union, SC 29379. All required information must be completed for nominations to be considered. Completed forms must be in by July 31 in order to be considered for selection this year.

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At 5:50 tonight here on WBCU, we will bring you the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 1 of a 4-game weekend series in Philadelphia. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:05.

Sports For 7/27/17

The Atlanta Braves finished out their 3-game midweek series with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday afternoon with a 10-3 loss. The Braves are now 48-52 on the season and will travel to Philadelphia tomorrow tonight to take on the Phillies for a 4-game weekend series to finish out their road trip. Julio Teheran will be on the mound for the Braves in Game 1. He will be opposed by Phillies starter Jeremy Hellickson.

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Union's Dixie Youth Majors team defeated Marlboro County last night and will play for the championship against Aynor today at 11 a.m. IF they lose, they will play a second and deciding game after the first.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
 

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2
 

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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The UCHS Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is seeking nominations of individuals to be considered for the Hall of Fame. If you would like to nominate an individual from any of the county’s former high schools or Union County High School, you may do so by visiting the Union County Schools website at www.union.k12.sc.us and download the nomination form. Forms may also be picked up at Union County High School, Jonesville Elem/Middle School, or Lockhart Schools. After completing, please email the form to saddis_JES@union.k12.sc.us or mail the form to Union County High School Athletic Dept.,1163 Lakeside Drive, Union, SC 29379. All required information must be completed for nominations to be considered. Completed forms must be in by July 31 in order to be considered for selection this year.

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This morning, we'll have the championship game of the Dixie Youth Majors state tournament between Union and Aynor. Tonight, we'll have SC Sports Talk from 6-8 p.m. on WBCU.

Sports For 7/26/17

Union's Dixie Youth Majors team defeated Aynor last night, 12-1. They will play again tonight at the Timken Sports Complex on field 4 at 8 p.m. WBCU will have the game ofr you.

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The Atlanta Braves defeated Arizona last night, 8-3. The Braves will be back in action this afternoon as they take on the Diamondbacks in Game 3 of a 3-game midweek series in Arizona. Aaron Blair will make his first start of the season and be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Diamondbacks starter Patrick Corbin. First pitch is scheduled for 3:40. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
 

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2
 

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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The UCHS Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is seeking nominations of individuals to be considered for the Hall of Fame. If you would like to nominate an individual from any of the county’s former high schools or Union County High School, you may do so by visiting the Union County Schools website at www.union.k12.sc.us and download the nomination form. Forms may also be picked up at Union County High School, Jonesville Elem/Middle School, or Lockhart Schools. After completing, please email the form to saddis_JES@union.k12.sc.us or mail the form to Union County High School Athletic Dept.,1163 Lakeside Drive, Union, SC 29379. All required information must be completed for nominations to be considered.Completed forms must be in by July 31 in order to be considered for selection this year.

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At 2:25, we will bring you the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves Baseball, as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game 3 of a 3-game midweek series in Arizona. First pitch for today's game is scheduled for 3:40. We will also have SC Sports Talk tonight here on WBCU beginning at 6:00. At 8, we'll have the Dixie Youth Majors State Tournament from the Timken Sports Complex. Union plays at 8 tonight.

Sports For 7/25/17

The Atlanta Braves fell to the Arizona Diamondbacks last night, 10-2. They will be back in action tonight as they take on the Diamondbacks in Game 2 of a 3-game midweek series in Arizona. Mike Foltynewicz will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Diamondbacks starter Taijuan Walker. First pitch is scheduled for 9:40. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
 

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2
 

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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The UCHS Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is seeking nominations of individuals to be considered for the Hall of Fame. If you would like to nominate an individual from any of the county’s former high schools or Union County High School, you may do so by visiting the Union County Schools website at www.union.k12.sc.us and download the nomination form. Forms may also be picked up at Union County High School, Jonesville Elem/Middle School, or Lockhart Schools. After completing, please email the form to saddis_JES@union.k12.sc.us or mail the form to Union County High School Athletic Dept.,1163 Lakeside Drive, Union, SC 29379. All required information must be completed for nominations to be considered.Completed forms must be in by July 31 in order to be considered for selection this year.

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The Union County High School Booster Club will be holding its annual end of the year meeting on July 25th at 6:00 p.m. in the Union County High School Gym. The Booster Club will be closing out the 2016-2017 year and will elect officers for the 2017-2018 year. They will also plan for the upcoming year. Members are encouraged to come and the public is invited. Also, there is approximately 50 reserved seats left, along with 7 stadium parking places. If you are interested, please contact Vicky McCully at 864-426-1237 or Jerry Williams at 864-580-0465.

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We will have SC Sports Talk tonight here on WBCU beginning at 6:00. A little before 8, we'll have Dixie Boys baseball for you from the state tournament at the Timken Sports Complex. Union's team will play at 8. After the game, we'll bring you the live coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game 2 of a 3-game midweek series. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 9:40, and we'll join the game in progress. 

Sports For 7/24/17

The Atlanta Braves split a 4-game weekend series with the Los Angeles Dodgers this past weekend in Los Angeles. The Braves took the first 2 games of the series but dropped the last 2. They are now 47-50 on the season. The Braves will now continue their road trip as they travel to Arizona for a 3-game midweek series with the Arizona Diamondbacks. RA Dickey will be on the mound tonight for the Braves in Game 1 of the series. He will be opposed by Diamondbacks starter Zack Greinke. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 9:40.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
 

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2
 

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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The UCHS Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is seeking nominations of individuals to be considered for the Hall of Fame. If you would like to nominate an individual from any of the county’s former high schools or Union County High School, you may do so by visiting the Union County Schools website at www.union.k12.sc.us and download the nomination form. Forms may also be picked up at Union County High School, Jonesville Elem/Middle School, or Lockhart Schools. After completing, please email the form to saddis_JES@union.k12.sc.us or mail the form to Union County High School Athletic Dept.,1163 Lakeside Drive, Union, SC 29379. All required information must be completed for nominations to be considered.Completed forms must be in by July 31 in order to be considered for selection this year.

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The Union County High School Booster Club will be holding its annual end of the year meeting on July 25th at 6:00 p.m. in the Union County High School Gym. The Booster Club will be closing out the 2016-2017 year and will elect officers for the 2017-2018 year. They will also plan for the upcoming year. Members are encouraged to come and the public is invited. Also, there is approximately 50 reserved seats left, along with 7 stadium parking places. If you are interested, please contact Vicky McCully at 864-426-1237 or Jerry Williams at 864-580-0465.

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We will have SC Sports Talk tonight here on WBCU beginning at 6:00. At 8:25, we will bring you the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game 1 of a 3-game midweek series. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 9:40.

Sports For 7/21/17

The Atlanta Braves knocked off the Los Angeles Dodgers last night in L.A., 6-3. They will be back in action tonight as they play Game 2 of their 4-game weekend series in Los Angeles. Jaime Garcia will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Dodgers starter and former Brave Alex Wood. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 10:10.

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Former South Carolina Head Baseball Coach Chad Holbrook has been hired as College of Charleston’s baseball coach. The move came less than two months after he resigned following five seasons at South Carolina. They announced the move on Thursday afternoon. Holbrook takes over for Matt Heath, who was fired last month after two seasons. Holbrook was 200-106 with the Gamecocks; however, the Gamecocks missed the NCAA Tournament in two of the past three seasons under Holbrook. 

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
 

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2
 

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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We will have SC Sports Talk tonight here on WBCU beginning at 6:00. At 8:55, we will bring you the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball as they take on the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 2 of a 4-game weekend series. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 10:10.

 

Sports For 7/20/17

The Atlanta Braves finished out their 3-game midweek series with the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday afternoon with an 8-2 loss. The Cubs took all 3 games from the Braves. The Braves are now 45-48 on the season and will travel to Los Angeles tonight to take on the Dodgers for a 4-game weekend series. Mike Foltynewicz will be on the mound for the Braves tonight in Game 1. He will be opposed by Dodgers starter Brandon McCarthy. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 10:10. We will have the live broadcast tonight here on WBCU as always.

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The Carolina Panthers appointed Marty Hurney on Wednesday as interim general manager after firing Dave Gettleman. Hurney worked for the Panthers from 1998 to 2012 and became general manager in 2002. He was replaced as general manager by Gettleman. The Panthers say Hurney will assist in finding the team’s next general manager. Gettleman was fired Monday, less than ten days before the start of the 2017 training camp at Wofford College in Spartanburg.

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The Wofford Terriers were chosen as the preseason pick to win the Southern Conference by both the league coaches and media on Tuesday afternoon at the SoCon Media Day in Spartanburg. The Terriers went 10-4 and reached the Football Conference Subdivision playoffs last year, while leading the conference in defense. 

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
 

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2
 

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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We will have SC Sports Talk tonight here on WBCU beginning at 6:00. At 8:55, we will bring you the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they travel to Los Angeles to take on the Dodgers in Game 1 of a 4-game weekend series. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 10:10. 

Sports For 7/19/17

The Atlanta Braves fell to the Chicago Cubs last night, 5-1. They will be back in action today as they play Game 3 of their 3-game midweek series with the Cubs at SunTrust Park. RA Dickey will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Cubs starter Mike Montgomery. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU. First pitch for today's game is scheduled for 12:10.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
 

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2
 

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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We will have the live coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball today here on WBCU. Due to the 12:10 first pitch time, we will not have the live pregame coverage. We will join the live broadcast of the game after an abbreviated noon report. We will also SC Sports Talk tonight beginning at 6:00.

 

Sports For 7/18/17

The Atlanta Braves fell to the Chicago Cubs last night, 4-3. They will be back in action tonight as they play Game 2 of their 3-game midweek series with the Chicago Cubs at SunTrust Park. Sean Newcomb will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Cubs starter John Lackey. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

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Carolina Panthers Owner/Founder Jerry Richardson announced Monday that General Manager Dave Gettleman has been relieved of his duties. Gettleman had been general manager of the Panthers since 2013. Carolina finished 6-10 in 2016 after making the playoffs in each of Gettleman’s first three seasons with the team, including winning the NFC Championship in 2015.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
 

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2
 

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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We will have SC Sports Talk tonight here on WBCU from 6:00 until 6:20, leading up to the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves Baseball, as they take on the Chicago Cubs for Game 2 of a 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 7/17/17

The Atlanta Braves swept the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 3-game weekend series at SunTrust Park over the weekend. The Braves improve to 45-45 on the season. On Friday night, the Braves won 4-3. They followed up that win with an 8-5 win on Saturday night. The Braves then finished off the sweep of the Diamondbacks on Sunday afternoon with a 7-1 win. Atlanta will now look to continue playing good baseball tonight as the defending World Series Champion Chicago Cubs come to SunTrust Park for a 3-game midweek series. Julio Teheran will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Cubs starter Jon Lester. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35. We will have the live broadcast as always here on WBCU.

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On Friday afternoon, the media who attended the SEC Football Media Days this past week in Birmingham picked South Carolina to finish fourth in the Eastern Division. Hayden Hurst (second-team tight end), Skai Moore (second-team linebacker) and Deebo Samuel (third-team wide receiver) were named to the All-SEC teams. Alabama was an overwhelming choice to win the SEC title in 2017, with Georgia narrowly edging Florida to capture the East. Tennessee was picked third in the East, followed by South Carolina, Kentucky, Vanderbilt, and Missouri. Auburn was tabbed to finish second in the West, followed by LSU, Arkansas, Texas A&M, Mississippi State, and Ole Miss.

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Union County Youth Football and Cheerleading Registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
 

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150

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We will have SC Sports Talk tonight here on WBCU from 6:00 until 6:20, leading up to the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball. The Braves take on the Chicago Cubs for Game 1 of a 3-game midweek series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.
 

Sports For 7/14/17

The Atlanta Braves will be back in action tonight as they begin the 2nd half of their season against the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 3-game weekend series at SunTrust Park. Game 1 of the series will be tonight, as RA Dickey will be on the mound for the Braves. He will be opposed by Diamondbacks starter Taijuan Walker. Game 2's pitching matchup will be Mike Foltynewicz vs. Patrick Corbin, and the pitching matchup for Game 3 of the series will be Jaime Garcia vs. Zack Godley. We will have the live broadcast of all 3 games here on WBCU. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

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Former Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson became the first athlete in school history to win an ESPY Award on Wednesday evening.   Watson was named the Best Male College Athlete at the ESPY Awards program in Los Angeles.

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The Professional Drag Racers Association has reached the halfway point in its fourth season. For the Extreme Pro Stock team from Aruba, it’s been a successful season thus far. Trevor Eman and Team Aruba currently sit second in championship points standings. The fifth race on the 2017 season is the highly anticipated Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis. Qualifying begins today and will be completed on Saturday. Eliminations for the Mid-America Showdown will begin Saturday afternoon. All the action will be streamed live at www.SpeedVideo.com. You can Follow Team Aruba on Facebook and Twitter for race results, team updates, videos and photos.

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Union County youth football and cheerleading registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
Saturday, July 15th, from 10 until 2;

Sunday, July 16th, from 1 until 4;

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2;

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4;

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2; and

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4.

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Union County Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150.

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We will have SC Sports Talk tonight here on WBCU from 6:00 until 6:20, leading up to the live pregame coverage of Atlanta Braves baseball, as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks for Game 1 of a 3-game weekend series at SunTrust Park. First pitch for tonight's game is scheduled for 7:35.

Sports For 7/13/17

On Wednesday, University of South Carolina fifth-year senior Alan Knott was named to the Rimington Trophy 2017 Fall Watch List. Knott has played in 35 contests over the past three seasons for the Gamecocks. His 29 career starts as a Gamecock leads the current team. University of South Carolina junior tight end Hayden Hurst was also added to an award watch list on Wednesday, as he was named to the 2017 John Mackey Preseason Watch List. Hurst turned in a record-setting season in 2016, in which he set school records for tight ends with 48 receptions and with 616 receiving yards. Hurst was selected as a team captain in 2016, becoming the first sophomore in school history to be named a permanent team captain. He was also named the Dr. Harris Pastides Outstanding Student-Athlete Representative at the 2017 Garnet & Black spring game.

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The Union County High School Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is seeking nominations of individuals to be considered for the Hall of Fame. If you would like to nominate an individual from any of the county’s former high schools or Union County High School, you may do so by visiting the Union County Schools website at www.union.k12.sc.us and download the nomination form. Forms may also be picked up at Union County High School, Jonesville Elementary/Middle School of Lockhart school. After completing the form, email it to saddis_JES@union.k12.sc.us or mail it to the Union County High School Athletic Department, 1163 Lakeside Drive, Union, SC, 29379. All required information must be completed for nominations to be considered. Completed forms must be in by July 31st to be considered for selection this year.

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Union County youth football and cheerleading registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
Saturday, July 15th, from 10 until 2;

Sunday, July 16th, from 1 until 4;

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2;

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4;

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2; and

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4.

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Union County Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk from 6:05-8 p.m.

Sports For 7/12/17

Clemson defensive linemen Christian Wilkins and Dexter Lawrence were both named to the 2017 preseason Watch List for the Chuck Bednarik Award on Monday afternoon. The honor is presented each year to the top defensive player in college football. Wilkins was a first-team All-American defensive end last year when he had 56 tackles, including 13.5 tackles for loss.  He added 10 pass deflections, most ever by a Clemson defensive lineman.  He was a finalist for the Nagurski Award last year.  Wilkins will move to defensive tackle this year. Lawrence had 78 tackles, including a Clemson true freshman record seven sacks. He was also named the ACC Freshman Defensive Player of the Year and was a unanimous freshman All-American. South Carolina Senior LB Skai Moore was also named to the Bednarik Award Watch list. QB Jake Bentley and WR Deebo Samuel were added to the Maxwell Award Watch List.

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The American League held off the National League last night, 2-1 in 10 innings, to tie the overall series. The Atlanta Braves will return to action on Friday.

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Union County youth football and cheerleading registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
Saturday, July 15th, from 10 until 2;

Sunday, July 16th, from 1 until 4;

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2;

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4;

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2; and

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4.

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Union County Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150.

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Tonight, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-8 p.m.

Sports For 7/11/17

The 2017 MLB All-Star Game will be tonight in Miami. The lineups were announced on Monday afternoon. National League Manager Joe Maddon announced that Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer would start the game for the National League. American League Manager Brad Mills, who is filling in for Terry Francona due to medical concerns, announced that Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale would start for the American League. The Atlanta Braves will be represented by CF Ender Inciarte in the game. First pitch for tonight's All-Star Game is scheduled for 8:00.

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Clemson Tigers catcher/infielder Chris Williams and right-handed pitcher Ryan Miller will both return for the 2018 season after being selected in the 2017 MLB draft in June. The two were chosen with back-to-back picks in the 31st round, as Williams was the No. 919 overall selection by the Tampa Bay Rays, and Miller was the No. 920 overall pick by the Atlanta Braves, but both elected to return to the Tigers for the 2018 season.

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University of South Carolina outfielder Carlos Cortes was named First-Team Freshman All-America by D1 Baseball over the weekend. Cortes hit .286 with a team-high 12 home runs, 27 runs scored, and 41 RBIs during his freshman season for the Gamecocks. This is the fourth Freshman All-America honor for Cortes, who has been previously recognized by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, Perfect Game, and Baseball America.

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Union County youth football and cheerleading registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
Saturday, July 15th, from 10 until 2;

Sunday, July 16th, from 1 until 4;

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2;

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4;

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2; and

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4.

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Union County Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk from 6:05-8 p.m.

Sports For 7/10/17

The Atlanta Braves split their 4-game series with the Washington Nationals over the weekend at Nationals Park. The Braves finish the first half of their season at 42-45, good enough for 2nd place in the National League East. The Braves will now enter the All-Star Break and will be back in action on Friday, as they host the Arizona Diamondbacks for a 3-game weekend series. Ender Inciarte will be traveling to Miami as the Braves' representative in the All Star Game.

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The MLB Home Run Derby will be tonight in Miami. The list of competitors includes: 

Miguel Sano, 3B, Minnesota Twins
Gary Sanchez, C, New York Yankees
Aaron Judge, OF, New York Yankees
Mike Moustakas, 3B, Kansas City Royals
 

Giancarlo Stanton, OF, Miami Marlins
Cody Bellinger, 1B/OF, Los Angeles Dodgers
Justin Bour, 1B, Miami Marlins
Charlie Blackmon, OF, Colorado Rockies

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Union County youth football and cheerleading registration will be taking place in the upcoming weeks. The registration dates and times are as follows:
Saturday, July 15th, from 10 until 2;

Sunday, July 16th, from 1 until 4;

Saturday, July 29th, from 10 until 2;

Sunday, July 30th, from 1 until 4;

Saturday, August 5th, from 10 until 2; and

Sunday, August 6th, from 1 until 4.

All registrations will be held at the Timken Sports Complex. All kids will need to be present at the time of registration, as height and weight will be checked. The cost for all 3 football divisions and cheerleading will be $55. If you are interested in coaching football or cheerleading, please let the Union County Recreation Department representative know at registration, or call the Union County Recreation Department at 864-427-0150.

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Last modified: 08/23/2017