S.C. USATF'S volunteer KlING: Serving the sport Sep 02, 2011

Chris Kling's introduction to the sport of track and field wasn't exactly a pleasant experience. As a freshman at Timken Senior High School, Kling ran the 800 and threw the discus, but it was a relay that left a sour taste in his mouth.

Get to know Dutch Fork's Roland Hakes Aug 23, 2011

Dutch Fork senior distance runner Roland Hakes talks about how he started running and summer training. Hakes is the defending Class AAAA state champion.

Jimmy Stephens steps down as USC Upstate coach Aug 20, 2011

SPARTANBURG -- After serving as the head coach of the Spartan men's and women's track & field and cross country programs for five seasons, leading the programs into NCAA Division I, starting the track & field program from scratch, and enjoying a tremendous amount of success, Jimmy Stephens has announced that he is stepping down as head coach of the programs at USC Upstate effective Sept. 5. (via

Get to know Boiling Springs' Sage Kosiorek Aug 19, 2011

  Boiling Springs senior distance runner Sage Kosiorek has a personal best 5,000-meter run of 15 minutes, 37 seconds. Kosiorek won the 2010 international boys race at Eye Opener. Read more inside about Kosiorek and his running career as a Bulldog.   

S.C.S.D.B. Eye Opener moves to two days Jul 18, 2011

SPARTANBURG -- The 2011 South Carolina School for the Deaf and Blind Eye Opener meet at The Roger Milliken Arboretum will move to a two-day meet this September.