Shaftesbury Glen’s Ryan Wilkinson wins 18-hole qualifier for spot in The Q at Myrtle Beach
MURRELLS INLET, S.C. (WMBF/Kingfish Communications) - Ryan Wilkinson, the PGA professional at Shaftesbury Glen Golf & Fish Club, shot a 2-under par 70 at Wachesaw Plantation East to win an 18-hole shootout and earn a spot in “The Q at Myrtle Beach.”. Wilkinson overcame a field of 47 Myrtle...
River Oaks Golf Club property sold but will remain open through 2025
HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) - For 13 years, the River Oaks Golf Club has been a staple in Horry County for golfers from around the world and in the Grand Strand. River Oaks Golf Club LLC General Manager Scott Taylor confirmed the sale of the property on Monday. Land records...
No. 18 Chants Downed 5-3 by No. 12 Duke on Sunday
CONWAY, S.C. – In a rematch of the 2023 Conway Regional championship, No. 18-ranked Coastal Carolina fell to No. 12-ranked Duke, 5-3, in front of 3,303 fans on Sunday night at Spring Brooks Stadium. The ninth-largest crowd in Spring Brooks Stadium history saw Coastal (1-2) fall behind on the first pitch as Duke (3-0) took a 1-0 lead on a solo home run. The Chanticleers answered with a run of their own in the bottom of the first as Blake Barthol reached second on a Blue Devil two base error and came around to score on a Caden Bodine single.
Catching up with Coastal Carolina University as the Spring Semester is underway
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The spring semester is well underway and we’re catching up with our Hometown Chants on what’s going on. We have updates on academics, upgrades to campus and our Sports Director Dave Ackert has the scoop on what to look forward to with spring sports this semester.
Coastal Carolina Beach Volleyball Eyes Sun Belt Title with Strong Lineup and Promising Additions
CONWAY, S.C. – Coastal Carolina beach volleyball has been selected to finish second in the Preseason Sun Belt Coaches' Poll, the league announced Monday. The poll is voted on by the league's head coaches. The Chanticleers sit behind preseason favorite Georgia State, who received all eight first place votes. Last season, Coastal won a program-record 25 matches and advanced to the Sun Belt Tournament championship match after being picked second in the preseason poll. Coastal Carolina returns 11 players last year's team, including 2023 All-Sun Belt selection Madie Lichty, Madison Allred, and Raychel Ehlers. Allred and Ehlers set a program...
Coastal Carolina softball shuts out College of Charleston in midweek tilt
CHARLESTON, S.C. – The Coastal Carolina softball team (5-4) snapped its four-game losing streak by shutting out the College of Charleston Cougars 5-0 on Wednesday afternoon in Charleston, S.C. Coastal advanced to 5-4 on the season, while CofC dropped to 3-5. The Chants got off to an electric start...
Indiana Baseball Enters Top 25 After Successful Opening Weekend in South Carolina
No. 23 Indiana baseball (2-1) traveled to South Carolina over the weekend to face No. 12 Duke, No. 25 Coastal Carolina and George Mason. The Hoosiers lost on Opening Day, but won the next two games and entered D1Baseball's top-25 poll as a result.
Bentley baseball heads to Myrtle Beach for four games this weekend
WALTHAM, Mass. – The Bentley baseball team heads south this weekend, where the Falcons play four games in Myrtle Beach, S.C. hosted by The Ripken Experience at Ebbets Field. Bentley starts with a doubleheader against St. Thomas Aquinas Friday, Feb. 23, followed by single games against Bridgeport (Feb. 24) and Mercy (Feb. 25).
CCU baseball takes down UNC-Wilmington, 7-2
CONWAY, S.C. – Dominick Carbone picked up his first career win as the No. 25 Coastal Carolina baseball team knocked off UNCW 7-2 in a midweek tilt on Tuesday afternoon in Conway, S.C. The Chanticleers (2-2) got solid performances out of Josh O’Neill, Carbone (1-0), Cameron Flukey, and Bryce...
No. 16 Duke baseball sets home run record, sweeps weekend games against George Mason, Coastal Carolina
A popular vacation destination for many Duke students after classes get out in May, the Myrtle Beach, S.C., area has developed into a favorite location for the Blue Devils’ baseball squad. After winning an NCAA regional in Conway last season, No. 16 Duke opened its 2024 campaign with a 3-0 showing in Baseball at the Beach over the weekend against Indiana, George Mason and Coastal Carolina.
Softball: Buckeyes leave Sunshine State with two victories
Ohio State softball defeated the University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio, 17-6 in 2023. Credit: Lantern File Photo. The Buckeyes returned to the Sunshine State for THE Spring Games and extended their four-game win streak to six after defeating Coastal Carolina and UC Riverside.
Coastal Baseball to host UNCW in midweek matchup
CONWAY, S.C. (Coastal Carolina Athletics) - Coastal Carolina returns to action on Tuesday, Feb. 20, as the Chants host regional rival UNCW at Springs Brooks Stadium for a non-conference midweek contest. The Chanticleers look to rebound after dropping a pair of games at the Baseball at the Beach tournament last...
Clemson scores 16 in win over Coastal Carolina
In just the second game at its newly constructed stadium, the Clemson women’s lacrosse team took down in-state opponent Coastal Carolina by a score of 16-5. The Tigers, ranked 21st in the nation, now sit with a 3-0 record and hopes higher than ever. With the first draw at...
Beilenson Slams the Door, No. 12 Duke Completes Perfect Weekend
DURHAM – No. 12 Duke baseball (3-0) opened up the scoring on the first pitch of the game and never looked back, as the Blue Devils completed a sweep of the Baseball at the Beach Tournament, defeating No. 18 Coastal Carolina, 5-3. Zac Morris hit a solo home run on the first pitch of the game, before Ben Miller unleashed a two-run home run in the top of the third inning to put Duke ahead for good.
Cougars Start Busy Week Against Coastal Carolina
CHARLESTON, S.C. – College of Charleston begins a stretch of six home games in five days on Wednesday when the Cougars host longtime non-conference rival Coastal Carolina at Patriots Point. First pitch is set for 2 p.m., and admission is free. Following a day off, the Cougar Classic begins...
Georgia State vs. Coastal Carolina College Basketball Betting Preview for February 21
Find odds, trends and more for the college hoops matchup between Georgia State and Coastal Carolina on February 21.
Women's basketball picks up one final home game
JMU beat Coastal Carolina Saturday, 73-60, in its last home game of the season. Sports Director Colby Reece and reporter Ellie Fenza show us more.
Falcons Open 2024 Season with Battle at the Beach
• The BGSU softball team begins the 2024 season this weekend, heading to Conway, S.C., to play five games in the Battle at the Beach. Head coach Candace Fenton-Bockbrader and the Falcons open the season with a pair of games on Friday (Feb. 23), meeting Furman (12:30 p.m.) along with the host school, Coastal Carolina (6:00 p.m.)