Track Alumnus Jim Schaper Continues to Go the Extra Mile

Jim Schaper is waiting, but he is not sitting still. The two-time All-American in track for South Carolina wants someone to break his long standing school record in the 1,500 meters, but that hasn’t stopped him from keeping up a torrid pace when it comes to success in his professional life and giving back to [...]

Football Alumni Thrilled to Come Back for Spring Game

It’s the game before the game. South Carolina football alumni will be the opening act prior to Saturday’s annual Garnet & Black Spring Game, but for the participants, and many fans as well, this could be a headline event of its own. Beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday, more than 100 former Gamecock football lettermen [...]

Former Gamecock Danielle Au Enjoying Successful Professional Career

Danielle Au’s outstanding collegiate soccer career has translated into a promising professional playing career in Sweden. While she has no plans of hanging up her cleats anytime soon, the former South Carolina soccer star enjoys coming back to Columbia in the offseason and is keeping an eye on her future whenever her playing days are [...]

Former Gamecock Blakely Mattern Uses Soccer to Teach Life Lessons

Despite a successful collegiate and professional career on the pitch, South Carolina women's soccer alumna Blakely Mattern does not allow herself to be defined as only a soccer player. The former All-American recently launched a new business named 11.11 Training near her hometown in Greenville, S.C., which uses soccer training to teach young girls how [...]

SEC Women’s Legend Spotlight: Denise Nanney

The Southeastern Conference 2016 Class of Women's Legends showcases former student-athletes and coaches from all 14 SEC member institutions. To read more, click HERE.

Former Gamecock D’Angelo’s Soccer Career Still on the Rise

Former South Carolina goalkeeper Sabrina D’Angelo has faced and thwarted shots from some of the best college and professional soccer players during her career. The Welland, Ontario, native hopes to someday take on the world as a member of Canada’s national team, which is attempting to qualify for the upcoming summer Olympics in Rio de [...]

Recovery Leads to Inspiration for Former Gamecock Equestrian

A life-threatening accident changed Victoria Middleton’s life, and now the former South Carolina equestrian is looking to make a difference in the lives of others through a change in her career. Middleton suffered brain injuries and was in a coma after being knocked down by a horse in the summer of 2009, following her sophomore [...]

Harold White Stands as a Pioneer for Gamecock Football/Athletics

Most of Harold White’s nearly four decades in the South Carolina Athletics Department were spent as an academic advisor or administrator, but nearly everyone who knows him, still addresses the man as “Coach.” Retired since 2007, White became South Carolina’s first African-American coach when he was hired by former head football coach Paul Dietzel as [...]

Catching Up with Jackie Bradley, Jr.

If all goes as planned, Boston Red Sox fans will find out what South Carolina baseball fans have known for quite some time; Jackie Bradley, Jr., is a special player. With spring training beginning this month, Bradley is slated to be the starting centerfielder for the Red Sox after a promising 2015 campaign according to [...]

A Fine Line- The Jordan Diggs Story

Jordan Diggs isn’t the first member of his hometown, or even the first member of his own family, to play “big time” college football. It is Jordan’s ability to overcome tragedy, adversity and temptation that makes his path remarkable. To see the complete three-part video documentary or to read his full story, click here.