Myrtle Beach Seahawks celebrated by the city after winning football state championship

It was applause, smiles, and selfies as Myrtle Beach High School held a special assembly this afternoon to congratulate the Myrtle Beach Seahawks following their 4-A State Championship win against Greer at Williams Brice Stadium in Columbia.

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Myrtle Beach Seahawks claim 4A state title

First state title on the line for Green Sea

Myrtle Beach Golf Academy of America closing its doors

Threat of rain changes day, time of 4A state title football game

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BOWL SEASON: Gamecocks headed to Belk Bowl vs. Virginia

Man charged in connection to post-game brawl after Myrtle Beach/Hartsville game

Senior Seahawk ready to fly

‘I like the pressure:’ First woman to coach boys’ basketball in Horry County takes the court

“Free” tickets to Gamecock football game intended only for community groups, military

  Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. inspires Pee Dee youth

Fans came from far and wide just to greet one of the best to ever play the game. Ken Griffey Jr. answered questions and signed autographs at the T.B. Thomas Sports Center in Hartsville Monday.

Grand Strand rivalry game could bring in big bucks

When Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach square off Friday for a spot in the Class 4A Lower state championship, there may be no loser. With six thousand fans expected to file into Dough Shaw Memorial Stadium, both athletic departments could walk away with over $15,000 in revenue.

Allegedly drunken and disorderly curling team gets booted from tournament in Canada

Video captured by a spectator Saturday shows Northwest Territories curler Jamie Koe appearing to be intoxicated before the team’s 4:30 p.m. game. The skipper, sitting on the ice, begins crawling.

Myrtle Beach Invitational organizers building off successful 2018 tourney

Myrtle Beach Invitational organizers had a second chance at a first impression. Hosting a relocated Puerto Rico Tip-Off in 2017, CCU, ESPN Events and the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce (MBACC) staff say this years tourney benefited from a strong foundation.

VIDEO: Clemson RB gets surprise reunion with soldier dad at game

Myrtle Beach Mutiny soccer club disbands

College bowl game coming to Grand Strand in 2020

No hands, no problem: Adaptive golfer aims to inspire others

NASCAR legend, native South Carolinian David Pearson dies

Conway High has new life for playoff run

Hunter Renfrow named semifinalist for national honors

Socastee High School grad and Clemson wide receiver Hunter Renfrow is up for national honors.

Myrtle Beach to host inaugural National College Cornhole Championship

Myrtle Beach will be the sight of the first National College Cornhole Championship.

Carolina Forest XC focused on state meet after county, region wins

Coach Jesse Patrick has been a part of the Carolina Forest Cross Country program for 10 years. Four of those as an athlete and the rest as a coach. According to Patrick this year’s squad is the best he’s been a part of and the numbers agree.

Several local football games rescheduled due to threat of inclement weather

Several varsity high school football games in our area have been rescheduled due to the threat of inclement weather on Friday.

Nicklaus visits Pawleys course celebrating 30th anniversary

Jack Nicklaus visited Pawleys Plantation Golf and Country Club Monday, celebrating the 30th anniversary for the course. Nicklaus also instructed young golfers from around the Grand Strand as a part of ‘The First Tee’ program - an organization aimed at teaching children life skills through golf.

Myrtle Beach phenom golfer drives to next level

At the River Oaks Golf Club in Myrtle Beach, one girl has already been crowned a Champion.

Jack Nicklaus coming to Grand Strand for anniversary of two golf courses

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus is coming to the Grand Strand to honor the 30-year anniversary of two local golf courses.

NMB volleyball enters crucial stretch undefeated in region play

North Myrtle Beach Volleyball enters the final week of the regular season 15-5 on the year and still unbeaten in their region. The Chiefs will face rival and 2017 State Champion Myrtle Beach Thursday for the region championship and home court advantage throughout the playoffs.

Fight at Hartsville High School Homecoming football game

A fight broke out outside of the Hartsville Football Game Friday night, according to Darlington Sheriff’s Office.

Friday night lights resume in the Grand Strand

It has been a month since we’ve seen pads hit the gridiron under the Friday night lights of Grand Strand’s high school football stadiums, but that changes this week.

CCU Preps For First Home Game Since Hurricane Florence

This past August, the Chants were picked to finish DEAD LAST in their 2nd year in the Sun Belt conference. Over a month into the season, CCU isn’t just surviving in their new home -They’re thriving with a chance to be in a bowl game this year.

Horry County athletics back in action this week

Just as Fall sports got underway in Horry County, they came to an abrupt halt thanks to Hurricane Florence flooding fields and roads.

Another Friday Night Without Lights

Another Friday without lights, but one group is set on finding a way to shine.

Another Friday night without lights

In response to the interruption of high school athletics caused by floods from Hurricane Florence, the South Carolina High School League has adjusted fall sports schedules.

Bama QB calls for new NCAA football video game

Tua Tagovailoa is a star on the field for Alabama football team. Now, it appears, Tagovailoa wants the option to play out the Tide’s season virtually.

Timmonsville High School football player recovering after being airlifted from field Friday

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A Timmonsville High School football player was airlifted during the 2nd quarter of the game versus Marion High School Friday night. A WMBF News reporter who was at the game said he saw the player removed from the game on a stretcher before being airlifted to McLeod Medical. A Timmonsville athletic trainer confirmed that the player suffered a head injury.  Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All right reserved.

Pelicans pitcher named Chicago Cubs' Minor League Pitcher of the Month

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Myrtle Beach Pelicans right-hander Cory Abbott has been named the Chicago Cubs’ Minor League Pitcher of the Month for August. In a press release from the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, it is said that Abbott went 2-0 with a 0.67 ERA in five August starts. Over 27.0 innings, Abbott struck out 29 against 10 walks while holding opponents to a .188 average (18-for-96). The release goes on to say that Abbott’s 0.67 ERA was the best for any Cubs pitcher...

High school football resumes with Week Two

The young high school football season resumes with week two action across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee.

Pelicans’ ball dog calls it a career after 10 years

He's been one of the Myrtle Beach Pelicans' biggest helpers – not to mention fans – for 10 years, and on Thursday, his service to the club came to an end.

CCU student repping school colors in Darlington NASCAR race

A NASCAR driver will be revving up his engine in a car representing Coastal Carolina University at the Southern 500.

Cast your vote for the Primetime Performer

Throughout the 2018 high school football season, WMBF's Extra Point will present the nominees each week for the Primetime Performer.

CCU completes pre-season practices with padded scrimmage

Conway, SC (WMBF) - CCU got it jumping for practice today.  Big collisions on the field brought Chants to their feet on the sidelines, but it's excitement Head Coach Joe Moglia wants no part of with the season opener two weeks away. "I hope they're not even thinking about the big game. I think they better just do a good job with what we have going on in practice," he says. Surprisingly, the focus level of the team is on point through all the fatigue. It's something M...

  HCS increase heat safety regulations, gate security for football season

It was a fun night of football at Doug Shaw Memorial Stadium on Friday, but players and coaches aren't the only ones putting in the work this season.

CCU head coach speaks about hiring Chuck Jordan

Coastal Carolina University's football coach is speaking out about hiring former Conway High School football coach Chuck Jordan.

Former Conway High football coach Chuck Jordan hired by CCU

Former Conway High School football coach Chuck Jordan has taken on a new role with the Coastal Carolina University Chanticleers.

Arena football team moving to the Pee Dee

The 2018 defending American Arena League champions are making their way to the Pee Dee.

Grand Strand high school football teams adjusting to new weather monitoring device

High school football coaches statewide are having to add another adjustment to their playbook.

Pee Dee's Abbott takes on Crossfit games

It's just a quarter before 6 a.m. in Florence. It's anything but quiet inside Pee Dee Crossfit.

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