Four county standouts among South all-stars

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 3:08 p.m.

Four Berkeley County high school football players are among the 11 Lowcountry selections for the 2015 Touchstone Energy Cooperative Bowl.

Trojans roll on homecoming UPDATED

Monday, October 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Cross football coach Shaun Wright said he was blown away on Friday.

Cobras blank James Island

Sunday, October 25, 2015 10:04 p.m.

The Cane Bay Cobras are making a run at their first home playoff game as a Class AAAA school.

Wolves on verge of region crown

Sunday, October 25, 2015 11:35 p.m.

The Timberland Wolves have cleared a big hurdle on their way to what looks like another region championship season.

Bucs set up showdown with No. 1 Coastal

Sunday, October 25, 2015 11:51 a.m.

Austin Brown threw a career high three touchdown passes and the Charleston Southern defense held a third consecutive opponent under 150 total yards …

Stags slam Stall on homecoming UPDATED

The Independent

Sunday, October 25, 2015 12:32 p.m.

Put a victory into perspective and it’s still sweet.

CSU to appear on ESPN3 & ASN as part of Big South TV package

Thursday, October 22, 2015 2:22 p.m.

Charleston Southern’s mens basketball team will appear on television twice this season as part of the Big South Conference’s 2015-16 TV package, the league office announced on Thursday.

Guerry will get help from hall of famer

Thursday, October 22, 2015 2:22 p.m.

St. John’s Christian boys basketball coach Steve Guerry will get some help from a hall of famer on the hardwood this winter.

Berkeley quarterback Darius Douglas hones his skills ‘between the hedges’

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 11:36 a.m.

The University of Georgia plays its home football games at Sanford Stadium on a field referred to as “Between the Hedges” because of the shrubbery that surrounds it.

Cross overwhelms MMA

Monday, October 19, 2015 9:04 a.m.

If the fun is truly in the winning, the Cross football team amused itself in a big way on Friday.

Road no problem for Wolves

Monday, October 19, 2015 3:01 p.m.

The Timberland Wolves have proven to be road warriors so far in region play.

Goose Creek v Cane Bay: Gators and Cobras go at it in overtime, Gators grab the win 26-20 UPDATED

The Independent

Saturday, October 17, 2015 3:12 p.m.

It happens.

Holloway leads Bucs in conference opener

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 12:21 p.m.

Charleston Southern started Big South Conference play in dominant fashion on Saturday afternoon, throttling Monmouth, 37-7.

Touchdowns, Tigers and the total dream come true

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 12:21 p.m.

Stags quarterback Darius Douglas has a ‘plan B’ but if he makes it all the way to the NFL, well, he’s OK with that too.

Berkeley battles back UPDATED

The Independent

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 1:04 a.m.

Hilton Head brought it, Berkeley battled and Monday’s game became the never ending night that took one and a half hours to play 24 minutes. …

Cobras overwhelm Stratford

Sunday, October 11, 2015 12:33 p.m.

In three previous meetings, Stratford’s football team had outscored Cane Bay, 103-20, in beating the Berkeley County rival all three times.

From Athletics to Academics, Misty Burges Focuses on the Future

The Independent

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 12:00 p.m.

Tucked in a towering tuft of trees, deep in Berkeley County and far from the tar, noise and two-way traffic is the Burges home.

Cross prepped for Burke, Baptist Hill

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 12:39 a.m.

Cross High School football coach Shaun Wright was less concerned with the postponed game against Burke High School than he was with the downtown …

Wolves turn focus to Johnsonville UPDATED

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 5:28 p.m.

Timberland's path in football became clearer on Tuesday when the Wolves solidified dates for the Kingstree and Johnsonville games.

Buccaneers open basketball practice

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 12:17 p.m.

Charleston Southern’s mens basketball team opened its preseason practice schedule with a two-hour session at the Buc Dome on Friday morning. …

25 years and counting: Jim Rozier is the voice of the Stags

The Independent

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 12:12 p.m.

Jim Rozier supposedly retired nine years ago.

Cobras’ Zehr expects tight region race

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 12:18 p.m.

The Cane Bay Cobras got a break on Friday - a chance to sit, heal and get refocused - the kickback for opening the season in Week 0.

Berkeley takes Timberland

The Independent

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 11:28 a.m.

Nevermind Berkeley defeated Timberland 42-32 Friday, five just may be the magic number for Berkeley football coach Jeff Cruce.

Trojans come up short against Lake Marion

Monday, September 28, 2015 6:01 a.m.

The Cross Trojans will enter region play this week coming off a hard-fought setback to rival Lake Marion.

Cobras can’t pin first loss on Ashley Ridge UPDATED

Special to The Independent

Sunday, September 27, 2015 11:23 p.m.

A year ago, Ashley Ridge’s defense allowed more than 600 yards rushing in a loss to Cane Bay. On Friday night, the Swamp Foxes’ defense …

Berkeley cross country teams making strides

Sunday, September 27, 2015 6:21 p.m.

The Berkeley High School cross country season has proven to be a work in progress, according to coach Melissa Hicks.

Berkeley vs. Timberland

Saturday, September 26, 2015 11:15 a.m.

Berkeley defeated Timberland on Friday. (Photos by Debbie Merlo)

Berkeley Girls take all but one in match with Colleton County

The Independent

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 12:02 p.m.

The sparse scattering of spectators didn’t deter Berkeley’s girls tennis team from cleaning up on the court, 5-1, in their match Sept. …

Timberland High School coach chosen for 2015 Shrine Bowl UPDATED

The Independent

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 12:02 p.m.

Bill Boroff, a social studies teacher and defensive coordinator for the Timberland Wolves, was selected to coach for the South Carolina team at the …

Lady Trojans off to fast start in region UPDATED

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 8:56 p.m.

Cross volleyball coach Damian Johno doesn’t believe in scheduling cupcakes in the early part of the season.

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