Monthly Archives: December 2015

With a Little Spit and Ink

Clinton, South Carolina, Sunday, December 13, 6:07 p.m. I saw some genuine (pronounced JIN-u-INE) high school basketball in Laurens Friday night. The Raiders pulled quite the upset in the boys’ game, charging back from 15 points down to upend Byrnes, … Continue reading

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Only the Scorebook Remains the Same

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, December 11, 2015, 9:49 a.m. Down the stretch of my NASCAR career — that being defined as the 20 years I traveled the circuit — my interest in basketball waned. The end of NASCAR found me … Continue reading

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They’ll Just Have to Play the Games

Clinton, South Carolina, Sunday, December 6, 2015, 1:45 p.m. I’m no prophet, okay? I don’t even make much profit. My training is in being able to write what already happened. Ask me who’s going to win next year’s Sprint Cup … Continue reading

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Homage to a Tough Season

Clinton, South Carolina, Thursday, December 3, 2015, 8:54 a.m. The last time I was at a sports awards banquet, it was at the Waldorf-Astoria. On Wednesday night, I was at Lakeside Country Club for the Laurens County Touchdown Club’s annual … Continue reading

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