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Sports for 5/18/18

A large area of showers and thunderstorms moved across the Hartsville area late yesterday morning, forcing the postponement of last night's softball game between Union County and Hartsville. They were set to try again tonight, but the weather prevailed again. More rain is affecting the Hartsville area this afternoon. They will try to play tomorrow afternoon at 2 p.m. WBCU will have the game for you, weather permitting.

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Rain postponed the Atlanta Braves-Chicago Cubs game last night, as well. It will be made up later in the season, on Thursday, August 30th at 7:35 p.m. The Philadelphia Phillies won again last night, moving within 1/2 game of the division lead. The Braves host the Miami Marlins for a three-game weekend series starting tonight. First pitch is set for 7:35 p.m.

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The South Carolina Gamecocks lost the first game of their final regular season series last night, falling to Texas A&M, 6-3. Game two is tonight at 7:30 p.m. The Clemson Tigers broke out the bats against Pittsburgh in their game last night, defeating the Panthers, 16-6. Game two is today at 3 p.m.

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The Stanley Cup playoffs are in their conference finals now. Last night, the Tampa Bay Lightning evened the Eastern Conference Finals at two games apiece with a 4-2 victory over the Washington Capitals. Tonight in the Western Conference Finals, the Winnipeg Jets travel to take on the Vegas Golden Knights at 8 p.m. The Golden Knights, an expansion team, lead the series, 2-1.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Union County High School softball for you, as the Yellow Jackets travel to Hartsville to take on the Lady Red Foxes in game two of the state championship series. We'll be on the air at 5:55 p.m., and weather permitting, first pitch is scheduled for 6 p.m. After the game, we'll join Atlanta Braves baseball in progress, as the Braves host the Miami Marlins for the first of three games. First pitch is scheduled for 7:35 p.m.

Sports for 5/17/18

After staying dry most of the day yesterday, a thunderstorm popped up over Hartsville shortly before game time last night, forcing the postponement of game two of the state championship series. They hoped to get the game in tonight at 6 p.m., but rain began in Hartsville around 10 a.m. this morning and heavier rain is on the way, so school officials decided to postpone the game to Friday night at 6 p.m. Game three, if necessary, will be played at a neutral site. There is no word on when game three would be, but we will let you know as soon as we find out.

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The Atlanta Braves took a 4-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs last night, putting the game away with three runs in the bottom of the 8th inning. The Braves improve to 26-16, one game ahead of Philadelphia and 2 up on Washington in the NL East. The teams conclude their series tonight, with the first pitch set for 7:35 p.m.

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The Clemson Tigers currently lead the ACC Atlantic Division with a 19-8 record. They lead NC State by 1 game. They can finish no worse than second in the division. They wrap up regular season play with a Thursday-Saturday series at Pittsburgh. The South Carolina Gamecocks are 3rd place in the SEC East with a 15-12 record. They are 5 games behind the Florida Gators, but just 1 game out of 2nd place behind Georgia. South Carolina travels to College Station, TX, to take on Texas A&M for a three-game series starting tonight.

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The Houston Rockets evened the Western Conference Finals last night with a 127-105 victory over Golden State. Game 3 shifts to San Francisco on Sunday. Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals is set for Saturday night, as Boston travels to Cleveland. The Celtics lead the series, 2-0.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:55. At 6:55, we'll have the SC House District 42 candidates' debate live from the USC Union auditorium. After the debate, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves host the Chicago Cubs in the final game of their three-game series. We'll join the game in progress. First pitch is set for 7:35 p.m.

Sports for 5/16/18

If the weather allows, the Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets softball team will travel to Hartsville tonight for game two of the state championship series. First pitch is scheduled for 7 p.m. We'll have the action for you on WBCU. If the game is postponed, we will let you know as soon as school officials let us know. Union County defeated Hartsville in game one on Monday, 5-3.

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The Atlanta Braves fell last night to the Chicago Cubs, 3-2. The Cubs and Braves each scored a run in the 4th inning. Atlanta pushed another run across in the bottom of the 8th to take a 2-1 lead. Chicago rallied in the ninth, scoring twice on an RBI double and single. With the loss, the Braves fall to 25-16, one game ahead of the Philadelphia Phillies in the NL East. Game two of the three-game series is tonight at 7:35 p.m.

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Rain forced the cancellation of Tuesday's South Carolina-USC Upstate baseball game. The Gamecocks wrap up regular season play with a Thursday-Saturday series in College Station, TX, against Texas A&M. The Clemson Tigers defeated Kennesaw State last night, 7-2. Clemson wraps up regular season play with a Thursday-Saturday series on the road against Pittsburgh.

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Despite a triple-double by Lebron James, the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers, 107-94. With the win, the Celtics take a 2-0 series lead. Game three shifts to Cleveland on Thursday. Tonight, the Golden State Warriors face the Houston Rockets in game 2 of the Western Conference Finals. Golden State leads the series, 1-0.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:55. At 6:55, weather permitting, we'll have UCHS softball for you, as the Lady Jackets go for their fourth state championship in five tries against the Hartsville Lady Red Foxes. Game two of the state championship series in Hartsville will begin at 7 p.m. After the game, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves host the Chicago Cubs in game two of their three-game series. We'll join the game in progress. First pitch is set for 7:35 p.m.

Sports for 5/15/18

The Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets softball team overcame an early 3-0 deficit and won the first game of the state championship series over Hartsville last night, 5-3. Union County gave up three runs in the top of the first inning, but rallied to score three of their own in the bottom of the inning. The Lady Jackets added single runs in the bottom of the 4th and 6th innings to make the score 5-3. Bailey Betenbaugh pitched another complete game, giving up three runs on five hits and striking out 12. Jazmyne Boyd and Katelyn Petty each had two hits for the Lady Jackets. If the weather permits, game two is scheduled for tomorrow night at Hartsville at 7 p.m. WBCU will have all the action for you.

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The South Carolina Gamecocks will host USC Upstate tonight at 7 p.m., weather permitting. The Clemson Tigers head on the road to take on Kennesaw State tonight at 6 p.m.

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The Atlanta Braves went to Wrigley Field for a single game yesterday, a make-up game from an earlier rainout. The Braves emerged with a 6-5 victory over the Cubs. The game was back-and-forth in the first three innings before the Braves broke through with three runs in the top of the 5th to take a 6-4 lead. They would hold that lead into the ninth inning, when the Cubs rallied to score one to make the final score 6-5. With the win, the Braves move 1-1/2 games ahead of the Philadelphia Phillies in the NL East. The teams head to Atlanta tonight to begin a three-game series at SunTrust Park. First pitch is set for 7:35 p.m.

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The Golden State Warriors opened the Western Conference Finals with a road win over the Houston Rockets last night, 119-106. Game two will be Wednesday. Tonight, the Boston Celtics host the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Boston leads the series, 1-0.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:20. At 6:20, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves host the Chicago Cubs for the first of a three-game series. First pitch is set for 7:35 p.m.

Sports for 5/14/18

The North Augusta Lady Yellow Jackets gave Union County just about all they could handle Friday night, but Union County reigned supreme in the end. In game one, North Augusta defeated Union County 1-0 in eight innings. The lone run scored on an error on an infield pop-up. In game two, both teams scored two runs in the second inning. Union County pushed one more run across in the top of the fourth and held on for a 3-2 victory. Bailey Betenbaugh pitched both games for Union County. In 15 innings, she gave up 7 hits and struck out 15. Karly Heath pitched both games for North Augusta, giving up 9 hits and striking out 21. Union County made three errors in the first game and two in the second. For the fifth straight year, Union County will face Hartsville for the state championship. Game one is set for tonight at 7 p.m. at the Timken Sports Complex. Game two will be Wednesday in Hartsville, and a third game, if needed, will be played at a neutral location on Friday. WBCU will have all the action for you.

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The Atlanta Braves took three out of four from the Miami Marlins over the weekend. They won Thursday's opener, 9-2. They fell to the Marlins on Friday, 6-3. They took Saturday's and Sunday's games, 10-5 and 4-3. The Braves are one game ahead of the Philadelphia Phillies in the NL East. The Braves travel to Chicago for a make-up game against the Cubs today. First pitch is set for 2:20 p.m. The Braves and Cubs then head to Atlanta for three more games Tuesday through Thursday.

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In college baseball, the South Carolina Gamecocks took two of three in their series against the Missouri Tigers. They lost on Friday, 5-3, before winning the final two games, 6-3 and 1-0. South Carolina will take on USC Upstate Tuesday at 7 at Founders Park. The Clemson Tigers took two out of three against Austin Peay. Clemson lost on Friday, 6-3, before winning on Saturday and Sunday, 10-1 and 3-2 in 11 innings. Clemson will travel to take on Kennesaw State on Tuesday at 6 p.m.

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The Boston Celtics rolled to a 108-83 game one victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals yesterday. The Celtics have a 1-0 series lead and will face Cleveland again on Tuesday. The Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets begin their Western Conference Finals tonight at 9 in Houston.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves travel to Wrigley Field to take on the Chicago Cubs in a make-up game. Braves pregame begins at 1:05 p.m., and the first pitch is set for 2:20 p.m. After the game, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you until 6:55 p.m. At 6:55, we'll have Union County High School softball for you, as Union County hosts the Hartsville Lady Red Foxes at the Timken Sports Complex in game one of the state championship series. First pitch is set for 7 p.m.

Sports for 5/11/18

North Augusta will be back at the Timken Sports Complex tonight to take on the Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets for the 4A Upper State Championship. First pitch in game one is set for 6 p.m., with game two to follow if Union County loses. North Augusta would have to defeat Union County twice to advance. The upper state champion will advance to take on either Hartsville or Berkeley in the state championship series starting on Monday.

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The Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets softball team had two players selected to the annual North/South All-Star softball tournament. Senior shortstop Katelyn Petty and senior catcher Abbie Valentine were named to the combined 3A/4A North squad. The tournament will be held June 13-14 at USC-Aiken. Game 1 will begin at 5:30 p.m. on June 13th, and game 2 will follow. The losers will play on June 14th at 10 a.m., and the championship will be at noon.

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Ozzie Albies hit Atlanta's first grand slam of the season to highlight a seven-run sixth inning, and Freddie Freeman had a career-high five hits, including a home run in that wild sixth inning, leading the Braves to a 9-2 victory over the Miami Marlins. It was the Braves' eighth-straight road win. The Braves are back in action against the Marlins tonight in Miami. First pitch is set for 7:10 p.m.

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In college baseball this weekend, the Clemson Tigers will host Austin Peay for a three-game series. First pitch in tonight's contest is set for 6:30 p.m. The South Carolina Gamecocks will host Missouri for a three-game series starting tonight at 7 p.m.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Union County High School softball for you, as Union County takes on North Augusta at the Timken Sports Complex in the 4A Upper State Championship game. We'll be on the air around 5:55 p.m., with the first pitch set for 6 p.m. Game two, if necessary, will follow. After the game, we'll join the Atlanta Braves in progress, as the Braves take on the Marlins in Miami. First pitch is set for 7:10 p.m.

Sports for 5/10/18

In high school softball, North Augusta knocked off Lancaster last night, setting up a rematch with Union County Friday night for the Upper State championship. Union County needs one win to clinch a spot in the state championship series, while North Augusta would have to win twice. Friday night's first game will begin at 6 p.m. We'll have the action for you on WBCU.

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The Atlanta Braves completed a two-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays last night, winning 5-2. Julio Teheran had another tremendous outing, limiting the Rays to 4 hits over six scoreless innings. Nick Markakis belted a three-run homer in the third inning to lead the Braves at the plate. The Braves stay in Florida to take on the Miami Marlins for the first of four games tonight. First pitch is set for 7:10 p.m.

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In college baseball, the Clemson Tigers defeated Western Carolina last night, 10-8, while the South Carolina Gamecocks fell to the College of Charleston, 9-0.

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The Boston Celtics defeated the Philadelphia 76ers last night, 114-112, winning their series, 4-1. The Celtics advance to the Eastern Conference Finals, where they will take on Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. In the Western Conference Finals, the Golden State Warriors will face the Houston Rockets.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves travel to Miami to take on the Marlins. Braves pregame begins at 5:55 p.m., and the first pitch is set for 7:10 p.m.

Sports for 5/9/18

In Atlanta Braves baseball last night, Ronald Acuna, Jr., added another impressive home run to his early career, and Sean Newcomb once again looked like a top-flight starting pitcher as the Braves snapped a season-long three-game losing streak, blanking the Tampa Bay Rays, 1-0. With the win, Atlanta improves to 20-14 on the season, good enough for first place in the NL East standings. The Braves will look for a sweep of the brief two-game series against the Rays tonight in Tampa.

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In college baseball, Clemson will host Western Carolina tonight at 6:30 p.m. South Carolina will take on College of Charleston at Spirit Communications Park in Columbia at 7 p.m.

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NBA action last night saw the Western Conference Finals set, as the Houston Rockets knocked off the Utah Jazz, 112-102, to win the series, 4-1. The Golden State Warriors advanced, as well, defeating the New Orleans Pelicans, 113-104, winning their series, 4-1. The Rockets and Warriors will face each other for the right to play in the NBA Finals.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves are in Tampa to wrap up their two-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays. Braves pregame begins at 5:55 p.m., and the first pitch is set for 7:10 p.m.

Sports for 5/8/18

Union County Lady Jackets softball defeated North Augusta last night, 1-0, in the winner's bracket of the 4A Upper State playoffs. The Lady Jackets were led at the plate by senior shortstop Katelyn Petty, who singled and scored the game's only run in the bottom of the 6th inning. Junior Bailey Betenbaugh got the win for the Jackets, pitching a complete game 1-hitter, striking out five. With the win, the Lady Jackets advance to the Upper State championship game Friday night. Union County will host either North Augusta or Lancaster at 5:30 p.m. Friday. Union County needs one win to advance to the state championship series, while their opponent would have to beat Union County twice to advance.

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In college baseball last night, the Clemson Tigers won their series with the Florida State Seminoles. Jordan Greene hit a walk-off solo home run in the 9th to defeat the Seminoles, 5-4. The Tigers improve to 36-12 overall, and 19-8 in the ACC.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball, as the Braves travel to Tampa to take on the Tampa Bay Rays in interleague play. Braves pregame begins at 5:55 p.m., and the first pitch is set for 7:10 p.m.

Sports for 5/7/18

The Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets softball team opened up the 4A Upper State tournament Friday evening with a 5-0 victory over Lancaster. Bailey Betenbaugh held Lancaster to two hits and struck out 11 batters in the win. Union County Lady Jackets softball will host North Augusta tonight at 7 p.m. in an Upper State tournament winner's bracket game. We will have the live broadcast for you tonight on WBCU. If Union County wins, they will have a bye until Friday, as they would face North Augusta, Lancaster, or BHP for the Upper State Championship, needing a single win to advance to the state championship series. Should Union County lose, they would host either Lancaster or BHP on Wednesday in a loser's bracket contest.

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The San Francisco Giants completed a three-game sweep of the Atlanta Braves yesterday with a 4-3 victory over Atlanta. Atlanta will be back in action on Tuesday in Tampa Bay against the Rays.

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In college baseball over the weekend, the South Carolina Gamecocks took two out of three from the #4 Ole Miss Rebels, while Clemson split a pair of games against Florida State. The rubber match of the series is scheduled for tonight.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:55 p.m. At 6:55, we'll have UCHS Lady Yellow Jackets softball for you, as Union County hosts North Augusta. First pitch is scheduled for 7 p.m.

Sports for 5/4/18

The Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets softball team will host Lancaster tonight in the first round of the 4A Upper State tournament. First pitch is set for 6:30 p.m. Admission will be $5, and only SC High School League passes will be accepted.

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Yesterday in Atlanta Braves baseball, Julio Teheran pitched a no-hitter through six innings, and 20-year-old Ronald Acuna, Jr. hit his second career home run in an 11-0 rout of the NY Mets. The Braves completed a 7-3 road trip. They return to SunTrust Park to host the San Francisco Giants tonight at 7:35 p.m. The Braves lead the NL East by 1-1/2 games.

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In the NBA playoffs last night, the Cleveland Cavaliers knocked off the Toronto Raptors, 128-110, to take a 2-0 series lead. The Boston Celtics defeated the Philadelphia 76ers, 108-103. The Celtics have a 2-0 series lead.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:25. At 6:25 p.m., we'll have UCHS softball for you, as Union County hosts Lancaster in the first round of the 4A Upper State playoffs. First pitch is set for 6:30 p.m. After the game, we'll join Atlanta Braves baseball in progress, as the Braves host the San Francisco Giants.

Sports for 5/3/18

The Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets softball team defeated Airport last night, 11-1, to win the District II tournament. The Lady Jackets advance to the Upper State tournament, where they will face the District III champion Lancaster at the Timken Sports Complex tomorrow night at 6:30 p.m.

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Union County High School officially introduced its new head football coach at a news conference Wednesday morning. Brian Thompson, defensive coordinator at River Bluff High School in Lexington, will lead the Yellow Jackets next year. Thompson has a wealth of experience in high school, as he has been an assistant coach for 21 years, mostly as a defensive coordinator. Thompson comes to Union County with his wife Rebecca and three children. Coach Thompson was nice enough to sit down with WBCU Sports Director Michael Bennett yesterday.

 

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Last night in Atlanta Braves baseball, the Braves moved 1/2 game into first place in the NL East with a big 7-0 victory over the NY Mets. Mets starter Jacob deGrom was pulled after four dominant innings with a hyperextended right elbow. The Braves broke out against the bullpen to back a stellar start by Sean Newcomb. The Braves are back in action today, as Atlanta right-hander Julio Teheran will face Mets starter Jason Vargas. First pitch is set for 1:10 p.m.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves attempt to sweep the NY Mets. We'll be on the air at 1 p.m., with the first pitch set for 1:10 p.m. We'll have SC Sports Talk tonight for you from 6:05-8 p.m.

Sports for 5/2/18

Union County High School has a new head football coach. At last night's school board meeting, the board named Brian Thompson, a science teacher and defensive coordinator at River Bluff High School, to lead the Jackets. There will be a news conference this morning at 8:30 a.m. in Room 600 of Union County High School to make the formal announcement.

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The Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets will host Airport tonight at the Timken Sports Complex. First pitch in the district 2 championship will be at 5:30 p.m. If the Lady Jackets lose, they would play Airport again for the title. A Union County win will send them to the Upper State playoffs later in the week against either Lancaster or Travelers Rest. We'll have the action for you tonight on WBCU.

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Last night in Atlanta Braves baseball, 20-year-old Mike Soroka made his major league debut on the mound for the Braves. He pitched six strong innings to earn the Braves a 3-2 victory over the division-leading New York Mets. Ozzie Albies and Ronald Acuna, Jr., made a huge impact at the plate, as well. Tonight, left-hander Sean Newcomb takes the mound for the Braves for their 7:10 p.m. contest at Citi Field.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have Union County High School softball for you, as the Lady Jackets host Airport at 5:30 p.m. We'll have the pregame lineups starting at 5:25 p.m. Game two, if necessary, will follow. After the game(s), we'll join Atlanta Braves baseball in progress, as the Braves face the Mets. First pitch in the contest is set for 7:10 p.m.

Sports for 5/1/18

Tonight's Miracle League schedule features the Harper General Contractors against Tucker and Calvert Enterprises at 6 p.m., and at 7, the Bobcats will take on Kendall Austin Roofing and Construction.

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Airport defeated South Pointe last night, 11-7, sending Airport back to Union County Wednesday for the district championship. The Lady Jackets need one win to clinch the district title, while Airport would have to defeat Union County twice. We'll have the game or games for you tomorrow night on WBCU, starting at 5:30 p.m.

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The Atlanta Braves will make their final stop on their 10-game road trip tonight, as they open a three-game series with the New York Mets at Citi Field. The Braves took two out of three in their first meeting in Atlanta. First pitch is set for 7:10 p.m.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball, as the Braves hit the road to take on the division-leading New York Mets. The pregame is set for 5:50 p.m., and the first pitch is scheduled for 7:10.

Sports for 4/30/18

Union County High School varsity boys golf will play in the Region 2-4A tournament today at 9 a.m.

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The National League's best offense had another great day at the plate Sunday, as the Braves defeated the Philadelphia Phillies, 10-1. The Braves won the series, 2-1, and was their third series victory over the Phillies this season. Ender Inciarte had three hits in the contest, was a catalyst of a five-run third inning out of the nine spot in the lineup. The Braves are off today before heading to New York for a three-game series against the Mets at Citi Field.

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For the second time in the series, the South Carolina baseball team clawed back from a multi-run deficit against Vanderbilt on Sunday, scoring 7 runs in the final three innings to knock off the #19 Commodores, 10-9. With the win, South Carolina won their second consecutive SEC series, and their first on the road this season. The Gamecocks will take on Ole Miss this weekend.

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The Clemson Tigers baseball team knocked off Virginia Sunday, 9-8, on strength of three home runs. The Tigers have won eight games in a row. They will host Florida State Saturday in a three-game series.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-8 p.m.

Sports for 4/27/18

The Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets softball team will play their second-round playoff game tonight, as they host Airport at the Timken Sports Complex at 7 p.m. If the Lady Jackets win, they will be off until next Wednesday, when they would face Airport, South Pointe, or Pickens, needing just one more win for the district title. The other team would have to beat the Lady Jackets twice to win the district. Should Union County lose tonight, they would host either South Pointe or Pickens on Monday night in a loser's bracket contest.

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In Atlanta Braves baseball action yesterday, Ronald Acuna, Jr., and Ozzie Albies, the two youngest players in the major league, both homered and drove in five runs between them in a 7-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds, earning a split of the 4-game series. The Braves will be back in action tonight in Philadelphia against the Phillies. First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m. We'll join the game in progress after UCHS softball.

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Former South Carolina tight end Hayden Hurst was the #25 overall pick in the first round of the NFL draft last night. Hurst will be going to the Baltimore Ravens. Hurst became the fourth Gamecock to be drafted in the first round in the NFL since 2008.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:55 p.m. After that, we'll have UCHS softball for you, as Union County hosts Airport tonight. First pitch is set for 7 p.m. After the game, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as Atlanta travels to Philadelphia to face the Phillies. We'll join the game in progress on WBCU.

Sports for 4/26/18

The Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets softball team got an impressive first-round win in the District II tournament last night against Pickens, 11-0 in five innings. Bailey Betenbaugh pitched a one-hit shutout and hit a two-run home run in the win. Union County advances to face Airport Friday at 7 p.m. at the Timken Sports Complex, while Pickens will face South Pointe in a loser's bracket contest.

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The Clemson Tigers knocked off Presbyterian, 14-4. Clemson will travel to Virginia for a three-game series this weekend.

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The Atlanta Braves' top prospect, Ronald Acuna, Jr., was called up for his major league debut last night. The 20-year-old singled and scored the tying run in the 8th inning, and the Braves went on to a 5-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds last night. The Braves will try to earn a split of the series this afternoon at 12:35 p.m.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves wrap up their series with the Cincinnati Reds today. First pitch is set for 12:35 p.m. We'll have SC Sports Talk from 6:05-8 p.m.

Sports for 4/25/18

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The Union County High School varsity softball team will compete in the District II tournament in the class 4A state playoffs tonight. Union County will host Pickens this evening at 7. If they win, they will host the winner of Airport-South Pointe on Friday. If they lose, they would face the loser of that contest Friday. The district tournaments are double-elimination.

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The Atlanta Braves dropped another game to the Atlanta Braves last night, falling in 12 innings, 9-7. The Braves look to get back in the win column tonight in their third of four games against the Reds tonight at 6:40 p.m.

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In college baseball last night, Clemson knocked off Kennesaw State, 9-4. The Tigers improve to 30-11 on the season, and they will host Presbyterian College tonight at 6:30 p.m. The South Carolina Gamecocks got a road win over the Furman Paladins last night, 10-2. The Gamecocks are 24-17 this season, and they will take on #11 Vanderbilt this weekend.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:55. At 6:55 p.m., we'll have UCHS Lady Jackets softball for you, as Union County looks to defend their state championship with a first-round contest against Pickens. First pitch from the Timken Sports Complex is set for 7 p.m. After the game, we'll join Atlanta Braves baseball in progress from Cincinnati against the Reds.

Sports for 4/24/18

Union County sports scheduled for today, weather permitting, has the varsity boys golf team at Woodruff at 4:20 p.m. Miracle League games scheduled tonight include Harper General Contractors against Calvert and Tucker Enterprises at 6 p.m. At 7, the Fantastics will face the Bobcats.

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The Union County High School varsity softball team will compete in the District II tournament in the class 4A state playoffs this week. Union County will host Pickens Wednesday night. If they win, they will face the winner of Airport-South Pointe on Friday. If they lose, they would face the loser of that contest Friday. The district tournaments are double-elimination.

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The Atlanta Braves dropped their first of four games against the Cincinnati Reds last night, 10-4. The loss came despite a strong performance by outfielder Nick Markakis, who was 3-4 with a home run and 3 RBIs. Sam Freeman took the loss on the mound for the Braves. The Braves and Reds get back at it tonight at the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. First pitch is scheduled for 6:40 p.m.

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The Clemson Tigers will be in action tonight, as they host the Kennesaw State Owls at Doug Kingsmore Stadium. First pitch is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. The South Carolina Gamecocks are also in action tonight, as they travel to Greenville to take on the Furman Paladins. First pitch is scheduled for 7 p.m.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves face the Cincinnati Reds. Pregame show starts at 5:25 p.m., with the first pitch set for 6:40 p.m.

Sports for 4/23/18

Union County sports action today, weather permitting, will feature the Union County High School varsity boys golf team hosting Chapman and Broome at 4:20 p.m. The UCHS girls soccer teams will be in action today at Gaffney. The JV match is set for 5:30 p.m., with the varsity to follow at 7:15 p.m. The Miracle League of Union County has already cancelled their games for tonight due to the wet weather.

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The Union County High School varsity softball team will compete in the District II tournament in the class 4A state playoffs this week. Union County will host Pickens Thursday night. If they win, they will face the winner of Airport-South Pointe on Saturday. If they lose, they would face the loser of that contest Saturday. The district tournaments are double-elimination.

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Sunday's Braves-Mets game was postponed due to rain. It will be made up on May 28th as part of a day-night doubleheader. The Braves will open a road trip tonight in Cincinnati for a four-game series against the Reds. First pitch is set for 6:40 p.m.

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Clemson's baseball team swept Wake Forest over the weekend, winning 7-5, 4-3, and 9-4. Clemson will host Kennesaw State on Tuesday. The South Carolina Gamecocks swept the #19 LSU Tigers over the weekend, 11-0, 11-4, and 8-6. The Gamecocks will travel to take on Furman on Tuesday.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves travel to Cincinnati to face the Reds. Braves pregame begins at 5:25 p.m., and the first pitch is set for 6:40 p.m.

Sports for 4/20/18

The Union County High School JV and varsity softball teams will close out their regular season tonight as they host Travelers Rest. The JV game begins at 5:30 p.m., and the varsity contest will follow at 7:30 p.m. The UCHS JV and varsity baseball teams will play at Travelers Rest tonight. The JV game is scheduled for 5 p.m., with the varsity contest set for 7:30 p.m. The varsity team has to win tonight to make the playoffs. With a win, they would secure either a #3 or #4 seed, depending on the result of Blue Ridge's game tonight. With a loss, they will be out of playoff contention. Sims Middle School baseball will be in the Peachtree tournament tonight at 5 p.m.

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Last night, the Atlanta Braves opened a four-game series against the division-leading New York Mets. The Braves broke out the bats in a 12-4 victory. Preston Tucker knocked in five runs in the win. The Braves and Mets continue their series at SunTrust Park tonight at 7:35 p.m.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-7:25 p.m. At 7:25, we'll be on the air with the pregame lineups for Union County's varsity baseball game at Travelers Rest, ahead of the 7:30 p.m. first pitch. After the game, we'll have Braves baseball for you, as we'll join the Braves and Mets in progress from Atlanta.

Sports for 4/19/18

In Union County High School sports last night, the Union County High School varsity softball team came away with a big 10-0 win over Northwestern. Meanwhile, the varsity baseball team fell to Mauldin, 13-3.

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Around Union County in sports today, UCHS varsity boys golf will host Broome at 4:20 p.m. Union County varsity soccer will travel to face Travelers Rest. The girls will start at 5:30, and the boys will follow at 7:15. The UCHS track team has a meet at Ninety Six at 5 p.m.

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The Atlanta Braves won the rubber match in their series with the Philadelphia Phillies last night, 7-3. Ryan Flaherty homered and drove in four runs, and Brandon McCarthy allowed one run on five hits and two walks in 5-1/3 innings of work. The Braves will open their 4-game series with the New York Mets tonight at 7:35 p.m. Anibal Sanchez will take the mound for the Braves against Mets starter Matt Harvey.

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Last night in the NBA playoffs, Cleveland defeated Indiana 100-97 to even their series at a game apiece. Utah defeated Oklahoma City, 102-95, tying their series at a game apiece. Houston knocked off Minnesota, 102-82, taking a 2-0 series lead.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:20 p.m. At 6:20, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves host the New York Mets for the first of four games. First pitch is set for 7:35 p.m.

Sports for 4/18/18

Union County High School sports last night saw a win from the varsity softball team, as the Lady Jackets shut out Travelers Rest, 10-0. Bailey Betenbaugh pitched a complete game shutout, striking out nine batters in the victory. The varsity baseball team also got a nice win last night over Travelers Rest, 7-2. Chandler and Parker Northern led the way for the Jackets at the plate, and Kaleb Small and Garrison Hendrix shut down Travelers Rest on the mound.

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Union County sports today has the JV and varsity baseball teams on the road at Mauldin. The JV game starts at 5, and the varsity contest will follow at 7:30. The JV and varsity softball teams will travel to Northwestern. The JV game starts at 5, with the varsity game to follow at 7. Union County track will be at Chapin for a 5 p.m. meet. Union County boys tennis will be at Travelers Rest at 5 p.m. Sims Middle School baseball will host Boiling Springs today at 5 p.m.

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The Atlanta Braves fell to the Philadelphia Phillies in extra innings, 5-1. The wheels fell off in the top of the 10th, as the Phillies put four runs across the plate against reliever Jose Ramirez. He surrendered three walks in the loss. The Braves will go for the series victory tonight against the Phillies. First pitch is set for 7:35 p.m.

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Last night in college baseball, the South Carolina Gamecocks fell to the Presbyterian Blue Hose, 7-4. Clemson fell to Georgia, 6-1 in Athens.

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NBA playoff action last night saw Toronto defeat Washington, 130-119 to take their first-ever 2-0 series lead in the playoffs. Boston knocked off Milwaukee, 120-106, to take a 2-0 series lead. New Orleans defeated Portland, 111-102, to lead the series, 2-0.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-7:25 p.m. At 7:25, we'll be on the air with the pregame lineups for Union County's varsity baseball game at Mauldin. First pitch is set for 7:30 p.m. After the game, we'll have Braves baseball for you, as we'll join the Braves and Phillies in progress from Atlanta.

Sports for 4/17/18

Around Union County in sports today, Union County JV and varsity softball will travel to take on Travelers Rest. The JV game begins at 5:30 p.m., with the varsity to follow at 7:30 p.m. The JV and varsity baseball teams will host Travelers Rest today, with the JV game at 5 p.m., and the varsity to follow at 7:30. We'll have the varsity baseball game for you tonight on WBCU.

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Today's Miracle League schedule has Harper General Contractors taking on Calvert and Tucker Enterprise at 6 p.m. The Bobcats will take on Buffalo Pawn at 7 p.m.

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The Atlanta Braves got a win over the Philadelphia Phillies last night, 2-1. Julio Teheran got the victory for the Braves on the mound, as he went 6 innings, allowing 5 hits and striking out 9. Ozzie Albies led the Braves at the plate, going 2-3 and scoring once. Atlanta will host Philadelphia again tonight at 7:35 p.m. We'll join the game in progress after UCHS baseball.

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Last night in the NBA playoffs, the Golden State Warriors knocked off San Antonio, 116-101, to take a 2-0 series lead. The Miami Heat got an upset win over the Philadelphia 76ers, 113-103, to even the series at a game apiece.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-7:25 p.m. At 7:25, we'll be on the air with the pregame lineups for Union County's varsity baseball game against Travelers Rest, ahead of the 7:30 p.m. first pitch at the Timken Sports Complex. After the game, we'll have Braves baseball for you, as we'll join the Braves and Phillies in progress from Atlanta.

Sports for 4/16/18

In Union County High School sports today, Union County varsity boys golf will host Newberry, Broome, and Mid-Carolina at 4:20 p.m. JV and varsity boys soccer will host Greer today. The JV match begins at 5:30 p.m., with the varsity to follow at 7:15. JV and varsity girls soccer will play at Greer today. The JV match begins at 5:30 p.m., and the varsity will follow at 7:15 p.m.

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This weekend in college baseball, Clemson dropped two of three to the Miami Hurricanes. The Tigers lost the first game of the series, 12-11 in 12 innings. They split the Saturday doubleheader, losing the first game, 6-1, before winning the second game, 8-3. The South Carolina Gamecocks also lost two of three to #3 Arkansas. The Gamecocks won the first game, 3-2, before dropping the final two games of the series, 2-0 and 3-0.

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The Atlanta Braves had their Sunday contest against Chicago postponed due to rain and snow. The Braves and Cubs split the first two games of the series, with the Braves taking the opener, 4-0, and dropping Saturday's contest, 14-10, after blowing a 10-5 lead in the 8th inning. They will make the game up on May 14th. The Braves are back in action against Philadelphia at 7:35 p.m. The Braves are in 3rd place in the NL East, 4 games behind the NY Mets and one game behind Philadelphia.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:20 p.m. At 6:20 p.m., we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves host the Phillies. First pitch is set for 7:35 p.m. 

Sports for 4/13/18

In Union County sports last night, Union County High School varsity girls soccer fell to Blue Ridge, 12-0. The boys also lost to Blue Ridge, 5-2.

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Union County High School sports for today has the varsity softball team in action at Greer at 6 p.m. The JV and varsity baseball teams will host Greer tonight. The JV game starts at 5 p.m., with the varsity contest to follow at 7:30 p.m. It is Senior Night for the Yellow Jackets, with festivities starting at 7 p.m. We'll have the varsity contest for you on WBCU.

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Last night in college baseball, the South Carolina Gamecocks defeated #3 Arkansas in Fayetteville, 3-2. They will be back in action tonight and tomorrow. The Clemson Tigers will host the Miami Hurricanes for a three-game weekend series starting tonight at 6:30 p.m.

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The Atlanta Braves open up a three-game series in the Windy City against the Chicago Cubs. First pitch each day is scheduled for 2:20 p.m.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves travel to Wrigley Field to take on the Chicago Cubs. The pregame show begins at 1:05 p.m., and the first pitch is set for 2:20 p.m. We'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:55. At 6:55, we'll have Union County High School baseball for you, as the Jackets celebrate Senior Night against Greer. Senior Night activities begin at 7, and the first pitch is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

Sports for 4/12/18

Union County varsity baseball fell to Mauldin last night, 8-2. They will be back in action on Friday, as they host Greer.

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Union County sports for today has the varsity track team at Laurens for a 5 p.m. meet. Varsity boys tennis travels to Woodruff at 5 p.m. Varsity boys golf has a match at Chester today at 4:20 p.m. Varsity girls soccer faces Blue Ridge on the road today at 5:30 p.m., with the varsity boys to follow at 7:15 p.m. Sims Middle School baseball will host Dorman today at 5 p.m.

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The Atlanta Braves salvaged a win in their series with the Washington Nationals yesterday. The Braves won 5-3 in 12 innings. The Braves are off today, but they will be back in action Friday afternoon at Wrigley Field, as they take on the Chicago Cubs.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-8 p.m.

Sports for 4/11/18

Union County High School varsity softball walloped Greer last night, 17-0. The Lady Jackets were led by Bailey Betenbaugh and Courtney Seymore at the plate; they both hit grand slams in the contest. Betenbaugh was also tough to handle on the mound, striking out 11 batters in five innings and allowing just one hit.

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Union County High School varsity baseball fell to Greer last night, 7-6. Union County walked in the winning run in the bottom of the 7th. They entered the final frame with a 6-5 lead. The Jackets were led by TT Kershaw and Princeton Hunter, who both had two hits and scored twice.

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Union County High School sports for today has the JV and varsity baseball teams hosting Mauldin tonight. The JV game starts at 5, with the varsity to follow at 7:30 p.m. We'll have the varsity contest for you on WBCU. JV and varsity girls soccer will host Newberry today. The JV match begins at 5:30, with the varsity contest to follow at 7:15. The JV softball team will play at Chapin tonight at 5:30 p.m. The varsity boys tennis team will travel to take on Blue Ridge at 5 p.m.

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Dixie Youth scores from Monday:

Machine Pitch League (ages 7-8): La Fogata Mexican Restaurant 2, Timken Company 1; Founders Federal Credit Union 10, Ashley Turner State Farm Insurance Agency 3.

Minor League (ages 9-10): Edwards Tax Service 14, Rotary Club 3; Founders Federal Credit Union 15, Kingsmore Construction 2.

OZone League (ages 11-12): Crisp & Son Custom Screen Printing 5, Union NCO Club 1; Founders Federal Credit Union 5, Lions Club 3.

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The Atlanta Braves fell to the Washington Nationals last night, 4-1. Stephen Strasburg carried the Nationals with another strong pitching performance, allowing only three hits and striking out 8 in eight innings of work. The Braves will try to salvage a win in the series this afternoon at 1:05 p.m. We'll have the game for you today on WBCU, joining the pregame show in progress at 1 p.m.

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In college baseball last night, Georgia knocked off Clemson, 6-3, while South Carolina defeated The Citadel, 12-1. In other action, UNC-Charlotte knocked off Charleston Southern, 3-2. Coastal Carolina defeated Wake Forest, 9-2. Winthrop beat Furman, 5-4, and it was USC-Upstate all over UNC-Asheville, 10-3. Action for today has College of Charleston at The Citadel and Wofford at Presbyterian.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves wrap up their series in Washington. We'll be on the air at 1 p.m., and the first pitch is set for 1:05 p.m. We'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-7:25, followed by Union County High School baseball, as the Yellow Jackets host Mauldin.

Sports for 4/10/18

Around Union County in sports last night, Union County varsity boys soccer fell to the York Cougars, 7-1. They will be back in action on Thursday, as they will travel to Blue Ridge.

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Around Union County in sports today: Sims Middle School baseball will be at Dorman at 5:00. Union County JV/varsity girls soccer will host Eastside for a make-up game that was originally scheduled for March 12th. The JV game will start at 6:00, with the varsity to follow at 7:30. Union County golf will host Clinton and Broome at 4:20. Union County varsity boys tennis will host Woodruff at 5:00. Union County varsity softball will host Greer tonight at the Timken Sports Complex. First pitch is scheduled for 6:00. Union County JV/varsity baseball will travel to Greer tonight. First pitch for the JV game is scheduled for 5:00, with the varsity to follow around 7:30. We'll have the varsity contest for you on WBCU.

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In Braves baseball last night, Atlanta fell to the Washington Nationals, 2-0. Max Scherzer was electric on the mound for Washington, tossing a complete-game shutout, only allowing 2 hits from the Braves. Howie Kendrick doubled and knocked in the only two runs of the ballgame for the Nationals. Julio Teheran took the loss on the mound for Atlanta. The Braves will square off with the Nationals once again tonight in D.C. The Braves will send Mike Foltynewicz to the mound against Nationals starter Stephen Strasburg. First pitch from Nationals Park is scheduled for 7:05.

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Around the Palmetto State in college baseball tonight, the Clemson Tigers will take on the Georgia Bulldogs in North Augusta tonight, with the first pitch set for 6:30 p.m. The South Carolina Gamecocks will also be in action tonight as they will travel to take on the Citadel Bulldogs in Charleston. This game was originally scheduled to be played in Columbia but was moved to Charleston due to the first meeting between the two teams being moved to Columbia because of weather precautions. First pitch from Charleston is set for 7:00. In other action, Charleston Southern will be at UNC-Charlotte, Coastal Carolina will be at Wake Forest, Furman will host Winthrop, and USC Upstate will be at UNC-Asheville.

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Tonight on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you, as the Braves face the Washington Nationals in game two of their three-game series. The pregame show starts at 5:50 p.m., and first pitch is set for 7:05 p.m. At 7:25, we'll break into the game for live coverage of Union County High School Yellow Jackets baseball at Greer. First pitch is scheduled for 7:30. After the game, we'll bring you the conclusion of the Braves-Nationals game.

Sports for 4/9/18

In Union County High School sports for today, UCHS varsity boys tennis will host Gaffney at 5 p.m. JV and varsity boys soccer will host York. The JV match will begin at 5:30 p.m., and the varsity contest will follow at 7.

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The Miracle League of Union County begins its spring season tonight at 6 p.m. at the Miracle League Field at the Timken Sports Complex. Someone will be at Timken starting at 4 to hand out t-shirts. Games are scheduled at 6 p.m. between Civitan and Rippy's and at 7 p.m. between Buffalo Pawn and the Fantastics.

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In college baseball from this past weekend, the South Carolina Gamecocks dropped two of three against #9 Kentucky. They lost Friday, 14-1, before breaking out the bats in a 15-1 victory on Saturday. They lost the rubber game of the series on Sunday, 10-5. They fall to 18-14 on the season. Clemson took two out of three from Notre Dame in South Bend this weekend. The Tigers lost the first game of the series Saturday, 5-2, before sweeping a Sunday doubleheader, 6-3 and 5-2. Clemson improves to 25-7 on the season.

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The Atlanta Braves defeated the Colorado Rockies yesterday, 4-0, to win two out of three in the series. The Braves will be back in action tonight, as they travel to Washington to take on the Nationals. First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you at 5:50 p.m., as Atlanta travels to take on the Washington Nationals. First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m.

Sports for 4/6/18

In Major League baseball yesterday, the Mets defeated the Nationals, 8-2. Boston downed Tampa Bay, 3-2. The Phillies shut out the Marlins, 5-0. Texas knocked off Oakland, 6-3. It was the Rockies over the Padres, 3-1. The Twins downed the Mariners, 4-2. The Tigers outslugged the White Sox, 9-7. The Orioles beat the Yankees, 5-2. The Pirates knocked off the Reds, 5-2. Arizona downed St. Louis, 3-1, and the Cubs shut out the Brewers, 8-0.

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In college baseball this weekend, Clemson is on the road at Notre Dame, while South Carolina travels to take on #9 Kentucky.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball, as the Braves travel to Colorado to take on the Rockies in their home opener. We'll have the pregame show at 2:55 p.m., and the first pitch is set for 4:10 p.m. After the game, if time allows, we'll have the conclusion of SC Sports Talk until 8 p.m.

Sports for 4/5/18

Due to spring break, there will be no Union County High School or middle school sports for the rest of the week.

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Yesterday in Major League baseball, the Atlanta Braves knocked off the Washington Nationals, 7-1. The New York Yankees knocked off Tampa Bay, 7-2. The New York Mets defeated Philadelphia, 4-2. Houston knocked off Baltimore, 3-2. Arizona defeated the LA Dodgers, 3-0. The LA Angels beat Cleveland, 3-2. Minnesota knocked off Pittsburgh, 7-3. The Chicago White Sox defeated Toronto, 4-3. San Francisco defeated Seattle, 10-1. St. Louis knocked off Milwaukee, 6-0. Oakland defeated Texas, 6-2. It was Colorado over San Diego, 5-2, and the Detroit-Kansas City game was postponed.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-8 p.m.

Sports for 4/4/18

The Union County High School Lady Jackets softball team won three games yesterday, including the tournament championship. They defeated Clover 7-0 and Lakewood, 14-0, to earn their spot in the championship game. They then proceeded to shut out North Myrtle Beach, 8-0. The Lady Jackets did not allow a single run in the tournament. Bailey Betenbaugh was named tournament MVP, and Rebecca Lee was named to the All-Tournament team.

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The Union County High School Yellow Jackets baseball team lost a heartbreaker last night to Broome, 5-4 in nine innings. Princeton Hunter and Trey Parks each had three hits in the contest. The Jackets got a great performance on the mound in relief from Rhett Wages.

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Last night in college baseball, Clemson defeated Coastal Carolina, 6-1. North Carolina thumped South Carolina, 11-3.

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The Atlanta Braves defeated the Washington Nationals last night, 13-6. Freddie Freeman and Preston Tucker each hit three-run homers in the contest. The Braves will be back in action today, as they wrap up the series with a 12:10 p.m. first pitch. We will join the game in progress for you at 1 p.m.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have Atlanta Braves baseball for you at 1 p.m. We'll join the game in progress after the noon report. Tonight, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-8 p.m.

Sports for 4/3/18

Yesterday, the UCHS varsity softball team got two victories in tournament play. They shut out McBee 7-0 in their first game and defeated North Myrtle Beach 2-0 in the second. They will be back in action today against Clover at 10:30 a.m. and Lakewood at 1:30 p.m.

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UCHS varsity baseball was also in action last night, as they hosted Broome at the Timken Sports Complex. The Yellow Jackets knocked off the Centurions, 1-0. Kaleb Small pitched a complete-game shutout for the Jackets. Tonight, the Jackets head to Broome for a rematch against the Centurions. First pitch is scheduled for 7 p.m., and we'll have the action for you on WBCU.

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The Atlanta Braves fell to the Washington Nationals last night, 8-1. Bryce Harper hit a 3-run homer in the game for Washington. The teams get together again tonight at 7:35 p.m. We'll join the contest in progress here on WBCU after UCHS baseball.

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The Villanova Wildcats won their second NCAA basketball title in three years last night, defeating the Michigan Wolverines, 79-62.

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In college baseball, South Carolina will take on North Carolina in Charlotte, while Clemson hosts Coastal Carolina.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:55 p.m. After that, we'll have UCHS baseball for you, as Union County travels to face Broome. We'll have the pregame lineups for you at 6:55 p.m., and the first pitch is set for 7 p.m. After the game, we'll join Atlanta Braves baseball in progress, as the Braves host the Washington Nationals.

Sports for 4/2/18

Over the weekend, the Union County High School Lady Yellow Jackets softball team swept Landrum in a doubleheader. They knocked off the Lady Cardinals in the first game, 7-3 in eight innings, and followed that up with a 4-0 win in the second game.

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Today in Union County sports, the UCHS varsity softball team will head to North Myrtle Beach for a spring break tournament. They will face McBee and North Myrtle Beach today. The JV and varsity baseball teams will host Broome tonight. The JV game starts at 4:30 p.m., and the varsity contest will begin at 7. We'll have that game for you on WBCU. Sims baseball will also take on Broome today at 2 p.m.

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The Clemson Tigers baseball team swept Boston College in their Thursday-Saturday series. The Tigers will host Coastal Carolina on Tuesday. The South Carolina Gamecocks swept the Tennessee Volunteers in their Thursday-Saturday series. The Gamecocks will travel to Charlotte to take on North Carolina on Tuesday.

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The college basketball national championship game is set. The Michigan Wolverines punched their ticket to the championship with a 69-57 victory over the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers. The Villanova Wildcats advanced to take on Michigan with a 95-79 win over Kansas. The championship game is set for tonight at 9:20 p.m. TBS will have the TV coverage.

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Today on WBCU, we'll have SC Sports Talk for you from 6:05-6:55 p.m. After that, we'll have UCHS baseball for you, as Union County hosts Broome. We'll have the pregame lineups for you at 6:55 p.m., and the first pitch is set for 7 p.m. After the game, we'll join Atlanta Braves baseball in progress, as the Braves host the Washington Nationals.

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