LSU thumps Gamecocks
At Baton Rouge, La., two two-run homers from LSU’s Tammy Wray led the No. 13 Tigers (27-5, 7-1 SEC) to a 6-0 win over South Carolina (17-11, 0-5 SEC) on Saturday afternoon South Carolina junior second baseman Dana Hathorn got the lone hit and was hit by a pitch for the 11th time this season, tying the career mark of 20 set by Kristin Hall.
USC tough at invite
On the second day of the Weems Baskin Invitational, the Gamecock track and field team won 14 events. Junior Chris Royster collected wins in both the 100- and 200-meter dashes, while the women’s relay teams swept their races. The Gamecocks swept the men’s and women’s 4x100 relays. ...
At Tallahassee, Fla., Clemson won 10 event wins in the rain-shortened FSU Relays. On Saturday, Dezerea Bryant won the 200, and Jasmine Brunson won the triple jump.
Clemson rows past Tide
The No. 17 Clemson women’s rowing team swept Alabama in six races in the rain on Lake Hartwell. It was the Tigers’ first sweep since March 19, 2011.
Rutqvist finishes 29th
At Indianapolis, USC junior Amanda Rutqvist wrapped up her week at the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships with a 29th-place finish in the 200 breaststroke preliminary at the IU Natatorium.
Tyler Lucas, Erskine golf, Conference Carolinas player of the month
From Staff Reports