Kelsey tapped to coach Winthrop men’s basketball team

Winthrop officials announced Thursday the hiring of former Xavier University assistant basketball coach Pat Kelsey to lead the men’s team. In a release Thursday, Winthrop Athletics Director Tom Hickman said Kelsey emerged as a dynamic and energetic leader who has had a rich background in working for and learning from highly successful coaches. “We were [...] Read More

Velodrome opening set for Saturday

This weekend, Rock Hill’s brand new velodrome will open off the north end of Cherry Road, the newest edition to the Riverwalk development that sits along the Catawba River. Rock Hill Mayor Doug Echols said today that excitement is growing about the future of Rock Hill expanding into amateur sports tourism. Giordano Andretta — who’s [...] Read More

Ex-pro baseball player shot to death, Lancaster man arrested

Police in Lancaster have identified the suspect in a deadly shooting this morning on North Market Street. In a release this morning, police said that 36-year-old Derrick Lamont Mcilwain of Lancaster was arrested in the 2 a.m. shooting of 37-year-old Danny Clyburn Junior. Clyburn was a former professional baseball player, who once played for the [...] Read More