Pickens Sentinel- RSS SPORTS Feed http://pickenssentinel.com/section/SPORTS http://pickenssentinel.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:31:06 EST 1800 Greg Biffle re-signs with Roush Fenway, but Carl Edwards won’t be back http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50094071/Greg-Biffle-re-signs-with-Roush-Fenway-but-Carl-Edwards-wont-be-back INDIANAPOLIS, INd. —The good news for Roush Fenway Racing is that Greg Biffle will remain with the team as the organization's veteran leader, after re-signing with RFR. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ty Dillon holds off Kyle Busch for first Nationwide Series win http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50093960/Ty-Dillon-holds-off-Kyle-Busch-for-first-Nationwide-Series-win INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Ty Dillon held off a charging Kyle Busch in the closing laps of the Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but he had to win the first NASCAR Nationwide Series race of his career with a fuel cell approaching... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Daniel High announces second Hall of Fame class http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50014609/Daniel-High-announces-second-Hall-of-Fame-class CENTRAL — Daniel High School has announced the five people chosen for induction into its Athletic Hall of Fame for 2014. This group will be the second class inducted. The Hall of Fame Game is scheduled for Sept. 12 against Westside High... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Helton: We will ‘build NASCAR collectively’ http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50014029/Helton:-We-will-build-NASCAR-collectively LOUDON, N.H. – Emphasizing that NASCAR respects the needs, rights and opinions of all stakeholders in the sport, NASCAR president Mike Helton said Friday that the formation of the Race Team Alliance by nine leading owners will not significantly... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Volunteers needed to participate in the summer turkey survey http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50008525/Volunteers-needed-to-participate-in-the-summer-turkey-survey Annually, since 1982, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources conducts a Summer Turkey Survey to estimate reproduction and recruitment of wild turkeys in South Carolina. The survey involves agency wildlife biologists, technicians, and conservation... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Keselowski dominates Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/5270824/Keselowski-dominates-Nationwide-Series-race-at-New-Hampshire LOUDON, N.H. – Taking a deep breath at the winner's podium, Brad Keselowski took a second to savor his dominant Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Keselowski completes New Hampshire weekend sweep http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/5272143/Keselowski-completes-New-Hampshire-weekend-sweep LOUDON, N.H. – For Brad Keselowski, it's beginning to look an awful lot like 2012 when everything went right on the way to a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series title. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sunday New Hampshire Notebook http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/5272952/Sunday-New-Hampshire-Notebook LOUDON, N.H. – Perhaps the only driver with a chance to prevent Brad Keselowski from winning Sunday's Camping World RV Sales 301 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race was his Team Penske teammate Joey Logano. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST SWU offering summer sports camps http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news-sports/5142853/SWU-offering-summer-sports-camps CENTRAL – Southern Wesleyan University is offering several sports-related summer camps in July. Camp brochures can be found at www.swuathletics.com. Here's a look at the camps: Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Kahne’s able with come-from-behind win at Daytona http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/5209284/Kahnes-able-with-come-from-behind-win-at-Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Kasey Kahne and Ryan Sieg were non-factors for much of Friday night's Subway Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Perfect Storm: Almirola’s storybook win a dream come true http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/5211572/Perfect-Storm:-Almirolas-storybook-win-a-dream-come-true DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Aric Almirola loves to work on cars. To race them, he says is a bonus. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Brian France gives midseason state of the sport at Daytona http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/5211642/Brian-France-gives-midseason-state-of-the-sport-at-Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – If NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France could change one thing about 2014 it might be the lousy weather that's haunted the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schedule. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Late pass gives Harvick Nationwide win at Kentucky http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/5154766/Late-pass-gives-Harvick-Nationwide-win-at-Kentucky SPARTA, Ky. — A late-race pass on Kyle Busch on the final restart of the night awarded Kevin Harvick of JR Motorsports the win Friday night at Kentucky Speedway in the running of the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 presented by Drive Sober or... Tue, 1 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Kyle Busch wins again at Kentucky Speedway in truck race http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/5154721/Kyle-Busch-wins-again-at-Kentucky-Speedway-in-truck-race SPARTA, Ky. — Kyle Busch scored his sixth consecutive NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory in Thursday night's UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway. Tue, 1 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Keselowski wins from the pole at Kentucky Speedway http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/5154826/Keselowski-wins-from-the-pole-at-Kentucky-Speedway SPARTA, Ky. — Brad Keselowski climbed six positions over the final 47 laps to pick up his second win of the season in dominating fashion in Saturday night's Quaker State 400 presented by Advance Auto Parts at Kentucky Speedway. Tue, 1 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sports Announcements http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/5158768/Sports-Announcements Summer Day Camps 2014 Tue, 1 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/5065776/ Caleb Roberts of Liberty High School was selected to All-State by the S.C. Baseball Coaches Association and was also selected to play in the North South All-Star game. He is shown with LHS baseball coach Scott Kerwin. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Green Wave baseball program gets new leader http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-news-sports/4988021/Green-Wave-baseball-program-gets-new-leader EASLEY — Success breeds success, at least that's what Easley High School Athletics Director Gil Payne is hoping for with the recent addition of a new baseball coach for the Green Wave. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Landowners learned techniques of improving quail habitat http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/4720724/Landowners-learned-techniques-of-improving-quail-habitat HAMPTON COUNTY — Quail populations have declined significantly in South Carolina and across the Southeast, but an ongoing project of the state natural resources agency may help stabilize numbers of the bird often referred to as the “Prince... Tue, 3 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Winners announced in Crime Stoppers golf tourney http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/4720745/Winners-announced-in-Crime-Stoppers-golf-tourney WALHALLA — The Oconee County Sheriff's Office and Crime Stoppers of Oconee County Inc. announced the winners of the 2014 Crime Stoppers of Oconee County Golf Tournament held May 1 at Oconee Country Club in Seneca. Tue, 3 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST