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Swimming & Diving. Gamecocks No. 10 in FloSwimming Preseason Rankings

Filed under: South Carolina Football, Swimming & Diving — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 8:23 pm August 26, 2017
The South Carolina men’s swimming team was named No. 10 in FloSwimming’s preseason rankings, the highest preseason ranking in program history. The Gamecocks earned the ranking after finishing 15th at the 2017 NCAA Championships.

W. Volleyball. Gamecocks Sweep Troy Saturday Afternoon

Filed under: South Carolina Football, W. Volleyball — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 7:27 pm
Led by a trio of high-percentage attackers, the South Carolina volleyball team moved to 2-0 for the season on Saturday afternoon with a 3-0 sweep of Troy (0-2). The Gamecocks were led by Mikayla Robinson’s 10 kills, and a career-high 32 assists from Courtney Koehler.

Football. Saturday Football Media Availability Videos

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Members of the Gamecocks' defense spoke with the media following practice Saturday morning, including special teams coordinator/linebackers coach Coleman Hutzler and players Bryson Allen-Williams, D.J. Wonnum, Javon Charleston and D.J. Smith.

W. Soccer. No. 3 Gamecocks Play Host To High Point

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No. 3 South Carolina women’s soccer plays host to High Point this weekend on Sun. Aug. 27. Kickoff from Stone Stadium is set for 7 p.m. ET, and Sunday’s contest will mark the second all-time meeting between the two schools. The Gamecocks topped the Panthers 2-0 at home during the 2014 season.

M. Soccer. Gamecocks Down USC Upstate 2-1 In Opener

Filed under: M. Soccer, South Carolina Football — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 3:40 am
South Carolina opened its 2017 season with a 2-1 victory over USC Upstate on Friday night. A huge crowd of 5,048 fans packed Stone Stadium for the season opener. Sophomore striker Luca Mayr (65') and true freshman midfielder Petter Soelberg (30') each tallied goals for the Gamecocks.

W. Volleyball. Efficient Gamecocks Sweep Past Mercer to Open Season

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The South Carolina volleyball team started the 2017 season with a memorable performance Friday night against Mercer. The Gamecocks swept the bears, 25-17, 26-24, 25-19 to move to 1-0, and hit .400 as a team for the match. Freshman Mikayla Robinson had a historically efficient night, hitting .846 with 12 kills to lead the offense.