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W. Basketball. Staley Talks about Start of Practice for 2017-18

Filed under: South Carolina Football, W. Basketball — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 8:57 pm October 4, 2017
After her team's second day of practice, South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley met with the media to talk about her recent USA Basketball National Team Training Camp and the Gamecocks' season ahead.

W. Tennis. Gamecocks Head To California For ITA All-Americans

Filed under: South Carolina Football, W. Tennis — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 8:56 pm
South Carolina women's tennis is sending a trio of Gamecocks to the ITA All-American Championship in Los Angeles, Calif., starting Oct. 5 and running through Oct. 8. The doubles tandem of Hadley Berg and Paige Cline and Mia Horvit for singles will represent Carolina at the prestigious tournament.

W. Soccer. No. 3 South Carolina Welcomes Mississippi State To Stone Stadium Thursday

Filed under: South Carolina Football, W. Soccer — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 7:43 pm
No. 3 South Carolina women’s soccer (10-1-0, 4-0-0 SEC) aims for its ninth-straight win when it hosts Mississippi State (7-1-3, 1-1-2 SEC) in a conference home match set for Thu., Oct. 5. Kickoff from Stone Stadium is slated for 7 p.m. ET, and the match between the Gamecocks and Bulldogs can be seen on SEC Network+.

W. Volleyball. SWANSON DISMISSED AS VOLLEYBALL HEAD COACH

Filed under: South Carolina Football, W. Volleyball — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 5:31 pm
Scott Swanson has been relieved of head coaching duties for the University of South Carolina volleyball program, effective immediately, Director of Athletics Ray Tanner announced Wednesday.

Beach Volleyball. Macie Tendrich Connects with Her Roots at Maccabiah Games

Filed under: Beach Volleyball, South Carolina Football — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 5:05 pm
Senior Macie Tendrich represented her country and also strengthened her faith at the Maccabiah Games in Israel.

W. Equestrian. Roberts Named SEC Reining Rider Of The Month

Filed under: South Carolina Football, W. Equestrian — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 4:32 pm
South Carolina equestrian’s Paisley Roberts was named the SEC Reining Rider of the Month for September, the league office announced today. A senior, this marks Roberts’ first career conference rider of the month award.

M. Basketball. Fan’s Good Luck Charm is Well-Traveled

Filed under: M. Basketball, South Carolina Football — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 2:11 pm
Wes and Katie Lyon are alumni whose love of the Gamecocks travels deep into their bones, or at least one lucky steak bone.

M. Soccer. Gamecocks Comeback Falls Just Shy Against Virginia Tech

Filed under: M. Soccer, South Carolina Football — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 2:39 am
South Carolina (4-6-1, 0-2-1 C-USA) came up short Tuesday night at Stone Stadium in a 3-2 loss to Virginia Tech (7-4-0, 2-2-0 ACC). Luca Mayr and Chandler Corley scored goals for the Gamecocks in the team’s final home nonconference match of the 2017 season.

M. Golf. Gamecocks T-4th At The Jackrabbit

Filed under: M. Golf, South Carolina Football — South Carolina Gamecocks News -- www.gamecocksonline.com @ 1:24 am
South Carolina closed with its third consecutive under-par round as a team (284, -4) en route to a tied for fourth finish at The Jackrabbit on Tuesday. Scott Stevens, Keenan Huskey and Will Miles all shot 70 (-2) to lead the Gamecocks in the final round.