Saturday, February 16, 2013
Wrestling is one of eight sports that will seek inclusion in the 2020 Olympic Games at the executive board's meeting in May.
The executive board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided to remove wrestling from the 2020 Summer Games. The sport, which first appeared in the ancient Olympic Games in 708 B.C., was not included on the list of "core sports" to be proposed to the 125th IOC Session. Twenty-five sports were recommended after the board reviewed 26 sports on the current Olympic roster. The elimination of one of the 26 sports allows the IOC to add a new sport to the program later this year, according to a report from ABC News. The board voted after reviewing a report by the IOC program commission report that analyzed 39 criteria, including television ratings, ticket sales, anti-doping policy and global participation and popularity. With no…
Monday, February 20, 2012
The best high school wrestlers from across the state are chosen to participate.
Columbia High senior Nate Harper was one of about 50 wrestlers from across the state selected to participate in the 2012 Best Western North/South All-Star Wrestling Classic. Harper will wrestle for the 3A/2A North team under coaches David Spencer from York and Jon Rentz from Chesnee. The 24th annual event will take place on March 1-3 at North Myrtle Beach High School. The event is organized by the South Carolina Wrestling Coaches Association.
Monday, January 30, 2012
Here are the schedules for Jan. 30 - Feb. 4.
Boys and Girls Varsity Basketball JV Boys Basketball B-team basketball Wrestling
Monday, January 23, 2012
Here are the schedules for the week of Jan. 23-28.
Boys and Girls Varsity Basketball JV Boys Basketball B-team Basketball Wrestling
Monday, December 12, 2011
Here are the sports schedules for Dec. 12-17.
Here's a look at this week's sports schedules. Girls and Boys Varsity Basketball JV Boys Basketball B-team Basketball Wrestling
Monday, December 5, 2011
Here are the sports schedules for Dec. 5-10.
The Columbia High basketball and wrestling teams kicked off their seasons last week. The varisty basketball team beat Brookland-Cayce 69-53 last Tuesday. Here's a look at this week's schedules. Boys and Girls Varsity Basketball at Ridgeview High vs. Northside Christian Academy (boys only) JV Boys Basketball B-team Basketball Wrestling Cardinal Newman Christmas Bash at Cardinal Newman High School
Monday, November 28, 2011
The basketball and wrestling teams compete in their first games and matches this week.
The winter sports season kicks off this week with the Columbia High basketball and wrestling teams opening their seasons. The boys and girls varsity basketball teams will open their season at Brookland Cayce Tuesday evening. The wrestling team's season starts Friday with the Palmetto State Classic at Irmo High School. Here are this week's games and matches. Boys and Girls Varsity Basketball JV Boys Basketball B-team Basketball Wrestling