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    Athlete of the Week: Riverdog Ian Clarkin Video included

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    Ian Clarkin is a 19-year-old millionaire making a pitch towards his dream of playing in Yankee Stadium. The surfer from San Diego is currently a Riverdog in his first season as a pro. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Don Holzheimer Video included

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    Don Holzheimer's life was on the line when he found out his kidneys were failing him. His brother stepped up to give him a life-saving transplant. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Newberry College's Rashard Alston Video included

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    This week's Athlete of the Week is playing for country. Former Goose Creek standout and current Newberry College fullback Rashard Alston is currently training in Washington, D.C. to play for Team USA. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Cleveland Indians' Bobby Ison Video included

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    When Bobby Ison graduated from Stratford High, he chose to stay close to home, to play baseball at Charleston Southern. A big part of that decision was to be close to his then-15-year-old brother Jared. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Fort D grad Robert Quinn Video included

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    Fort Dorchester graduate Robert Quinn is an elite NFL player. He's one of the top defensive ends in the NFL. More>>

    Life after death for Landon Powell Video included

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    He's actually a former athlete now, but the triumphs and trials of Gamecocks great Landon Powell are well documented. More>>

    Athletes of the Week: Charleston Swamp Fox and Rockin' Racquets Video included

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    They may not be on stadium court this week, but a team of Special Olympians displayed their tennis skills for fans milling around the Family Circle Tennis Center grounds Wednesday afternoon. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Bishop England's Michele Boykin Video included

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    Football has the Mannings. The Braves have the Uptons. But Charleston has the Boykins, two elite-level siblings in a family where winning high school state championships is expected and has become a competition of its own. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Wofford's John Swinton Video included

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    John Swinton has always worked himself and his teammates. The proof is on the floor. Now a junior at Wofford, for the first time he's heading to the NCAA tournament. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: CofC's Bailey Ober Video included

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    At 6-feet 8-inches tall, Bailey Ober would catch anyone's eye in a crowd. Standing alone on the mound for the College of Charleston, he's even harder to miss unless you're in the batter's box. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Wando's David Eaton Video included

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    He's a man leading a group of Wando athletes into uncharted territory. Sixth-year head coach David Eaton is the young gun who has turned around the Wando program. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: CofC's Willis Hall

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    Willis Hall has been a fan favorite at the College of Charleston, but the fifth year senior is staring down the finale of his memorable Cougar career. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Goose Creek's Dantez Bennamon Video included

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    He's a two-sport star with a few decisions to make. Goose Creek's Dantez Bennamon is honing in on his future, choosing a college and a sport -- it's a lot of work for this Athlete of the Week. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Wando's Andrew Glover Video included

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    One family, one school, and three kids in three different sports. And now it's possible all three could be playing at Division I. More>>

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