The Kershaw County Recreation Department will hold a pair of umpire certification clinics for people who are interested in umpiring Dixie Majors. The clinic will be held on March 7 at 9am in the upstairs classroom in Old Armory on West Dekalb St. The cost is $30 for new umpires and $35 for umpires renewing their certification. If you have any questions please call the Kershaw County Recreation Department at 803- 425-6009.
This past Saturday in College basketball the Clemson Tigers fell to the Duke Blue Devils 78-56. The Tigers record falls to 15-12 and 7-8 in ACC play. Clemson will be back in action this coming Saturday as they host the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets for at 12:00 tip off. The South Carolina Gamecocks lost to Texas A&M 62-52. The Gamecocks record falls to 13-13 and 4-10 in SEC play. South Carolina will return to the hardwood tomorrow night as they visit the Alabama Crimson Tide tipoff is set for 7:00.
This past Sunday the NASCAR Sprint Cup season got underway as Joey Logano won the 2015 Daytona 500. Kevin Harvick, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Denny Hamlin and Jimmie Johnson rounded out the top five. Jeff Gordon, running his final Daytona 500, led a race-high 87 laps but was relegated to a 33rd place finish after a last-lap wreck. The Sprint Cup Series will race at Atlanta next weekend.
Tuesday night in high school baseball the Camden High Bulldogs will scrimmage Spring Valley in Columbia while Lugoff Elgin goes to Fort Mill for a scrimmage both of these games have a 5:00 first pitch.
In high school softball Tuesday night the North Central Lady Knights will travel to Eau Claire for a scrimmage starting at 5:30.
Tonight on Kool 102.7 at 6:00 Its Sports Talk with Phil Kornblutt and at 7:00 its Tiger Calls with Clemson Head Basketball Coach Brad Brownell.