By CT McDonald After last year’s spring sports season was disrupted by the COVID-19 virus, it’s back to business now with sports tournaments highlighting the annual spring break holidays. And some local teams are right in the middle of it. Dutch Fork’s defending 5A state champion baseball team (2019 stateContinue Reading

By CT McDonald After the 2019-2020 spring sports season was canceled because of the pandemic, the Silver Fox varsity baseball team has picked up where it left off earlier, after winning the 2018-2019 Class 5A state title against Blythewood. As is customary in the baseball playoffs, that was a best-two-of-threeContinue Reading

Nine year old Chantice Burton, a 3rd grader at Nursery Road Elemlentary School in Irmo competed in the National Indoor track and field championships held in Virginia Beach, Virginia March 12-14. She earned All-American in the 60m, 200m and long jump.Continue Reading

Irmo High School varsity basketball coach Tim Whipple has been named by his peers as the 2021 South Carolina Co-Region 4A Coach of the Year. Whipple will share the honor with A.C. Flora coach Josh Staley.   “It is always an honor to receive recognition from your peers. Even more soContinue Reading

By CT McDonald Varsity basketball playoffs are about to get started with some local District Five teams right in the middle of it. IRMO IRMO’S VARSITY GIRLS will kick it off tomorrow, Friday, when they visit Westside (16-2) for their first-round challenge on the road. The Yellow Jackets (12-5, 7-3)Continue Reading