NEW YORK — Josh McCown was sometimes the starting quarterback, often the backup — and always among the most-respected and well-liked players in whatever locker room he was in.

This past weekend of official visits at USC did not produce the immediate commitments as the previous weekend did, but the Gamecocks certainly strengthen their standing with all four uncommitted prospects who visit. And in the case of safety Janari Dean of Batesville, Mississippi, the Gameco…

Rising eighth-grader Hayden Darby and his doubles partner, Weston Sutton, of Spartanburg, won Sunday’s semifinal by default, so the first match they played Sunday was the Boys 14 doubles final at the annual Festival of Flowers Junior Open tennis tournament.

It’s been several years since the Post 20 Greenwood Braves team fielded a junior team in the American Legion, but many of the local players are thrilled that the team made a return to the league this season.

New Lander men’s basketball coach Drew Richards announced the commitments of six players to the Lander men’s basketball program for the 2019-20 season. The incoming class hails from four different states.