Pickens Sentinel- RSS SPORTS Feed http://pickenssentinel.com/section/SPORTS http://pickenssentinel.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:37:51 EST 1800 Tri-City Lanes a community staple http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-news-sports/151062536/Tri-City-Lanes-a-community-staple EASLEY — Tri-City Lanes has been a staple in the community for well over 20 years, and while many bowling alleys are closing up shop around the county, in Easley, it's still “business as usual.” Fri, 9 Jan 2015 14:26:17 EST Proper disposal of deer remains is a rule of good hunter ethics http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news-sports/150649598/Proper-disposal-of-deer-remains-is-a-rule-of-good-hunter-ethics Disposal of deer remains may not be the highlight of a hunting trip, but the state's Deer Program coordinator says it's an important aspect of hunting, particularly in maintaining the hunter's image. Fri, 9 Jan 2015 12:44:05 EST Longleaf pine trees shedding needles is normal http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news-sports/150649522/Longleaf-pine-trees-shedding-needles-is-normal Longleaf pine trees are shedding their needles across the sandhills and coastal plain, a normal occurrence this time of year, according to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. Fri, 9 Jan 2015 12:42:04 EST Softball sign-ups begin in Easley http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news-sports/151104672/Softball-sign-ups-begin-in-Easley EASLEY — Dixie Softball of Easley will hold sign-ups for its 13th season on three Saturdays during January.In an effort to make sign-ups easier this year, parents will have the option of signing up online or in person. Wed, 7 Jan 2015 16:37:28 EST She’s a PPK winner http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-news-sports/151002507/Shes-a-PPK-winner EASLEY — For the third year in a row, 11-year-old Ally Niles of Easley qualified and won first place in her division for the2014 Carolina Panthers Punt, Pass and Kick competition held in Charlotte, N.C., on Dec. 14. Sat, 3 Jan 2015 10:28:01 EST SCAP 9U State Volleyball Champions http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150913339/SCAP-9U-State-Volleyball-Champions The SCAP 9U State Volleyball Champions were, front row from the left, Mascot Rylee Reid, Lauren Reece and Coach Jenny Lyda. Middle row are Sadie McKinney, Morgan Cooper, Ivey Freeman, Destiny Hammond, Daileigh Pilgrim and Jenna Lyda. Back row are... Sun, 28 Dec 2014 22:17:01 EST 13&14 tournament runners-up http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150913663/1314-tournament-runners-up The 13&14 runners-up in Volleyball Palmetto Tournament were coached by Rebecca Hendricks (not pictured). Standing are, from the left, Chloe Holliday, Ainsley Avant, Bailey Keasler and Breanna Santillo. Sitting are, from the left, Nikki Smith and... Sat, 27 Dec 2014 22:38:02 EST Lake Hartwell fisheries habitat improvement underway http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news-sports/150648859/Lake-Hartwell-fisheries-habitat-improvement-underway The S.C. Department of Natural Resources' first fisheries habitat improvement project on Lake Hartwell resulting from the Twelve Mile Creek PCB settlement is underway at Cherry Crossing cove next to the Clemson DNR office. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 12:08:04 EST Volleyball tourney 7-9 runner-up http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150913401/Volleyball-tourney-7-9-runner-up The 7-9 runner-up from the Volleyball Palmetto Tournament played on Oct. 11 were, kneeling from the left, Reece Dameron, Natalie Miller, Katelyn Porter and Kara Tribble. Top row are, from the left, MacKenzie Porter, Kayden Elrod, Millie Bigbee, Kelsie... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 22:22:02 EST Pink Panthers win volleyball tourney http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150913256/Pink-Panthers-win-volleyball-tourney The Pickens Recreation Department hosted the Palmetto Volleyball Tournament on Oct. 11. The 7-9 Pink Panthers were the named the champions. Team members include, kneeling from the left, Adley Ellenburg, Jenna Lyda and Jacie Dennis. Standing are, from... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 22:12:03 EST Stamp Creek Access Area boat ramp reopens http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-news-sports/150972649/Stamp-Creek-Access-Area-boat-ramp-reopens PICKENS – Stamp Creek Access Area on Lake Keowee recently reopened following the replacement of the north boat ramp and repaving of the vehicle turn-around area. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 13:21:02 EST 13 & 14 volleyball champs http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/150913590/13--14-volleyball-champs The 13 & 14 Volleyball Palmetto Tournament Champions were, kneeling from the left, Ashlyn Raby, Shannon Slattery, Blake Breton and Maddie Daves. Standing are, from the left, Coach Wayne Breton, Emily Gilstrap, Sierra Lollis, Coach Kelly Breton,... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 22:32:02 EST Hunter Education classes added to the Upstate http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news-sports/150649745/Hunter-Education-classes-added-to-the-Upstate All residents and non-residents born after June 30, 1979, must successfully complete a hunter education course that is approved by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources before a hunting license can be obtained. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:48:05 EST Pickens County 10U headed to state championship http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news-sports/150804446/Pickens-County-10U-headed-to-state-championship The Pickens County 10U Football All-Star team won the SCAP Western District title by defeating Abbeville 14-12. They are playing in the State Championship on Dec. 13 in Myrtle Beach. Kick-off is at 6 p.m. Kneeling are, from the left, Kase Powell,... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 14:16:03 EST Hendricks signs with SWU, realizes childhood dream http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-news-sports/150717995/Hendricks-signs-with-SWU-realizes-childhood-dream PICKENS — Davis Hendricks of Pickens High School will get to realize a childhood dream after signing a national Letter of Intent to continue her volleyball career. Fri, 5 Dec 2014 14:44:02 EST Banded mourning doves provide vital information to biologists http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50314346/Banded-mourning-doves-provide-vital-information-to-biologists Since 2003, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Section and other partners have taken part in a long-term, multi-state banding project of mourning doves to improve information on dove life history. Thu, 4 Dec 2014 22:45:06 EST Kids Golf Day at SWU a success http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/150098962/Kids-Golf-Day-at-SWU-a-success CENTRAL – Thirty-seven young golfers took part in Kid's Golf Day, the first such event held at Southern Wesleyan University, taking place Sept. 20 at the P.B. Wood Golf Practice Facility and the Atcheson Putting Green, located on the... Tue, 2 Dec 2014 12:25:03 EST