The Pee Dee Vipers' Alan-Michael Thompson pauses before the start of the second half of a basketball game against the Rochester RazorSharks on Friday night, March 21, 2014, at the Florence Civic Center.
Dillon High School's Kaleb Page stands in his team's dugout after losing to Ninety Six High School in game two of the Class 2A championship series on Wednesday night, May 20, 2015, at Dillon Memorial Stadium. Ninety Six won, 6-3, to win the 2A state championship.
Lake City High School's Keenan Graham, top, is tagged out -- and upended -- by Wilson High School's Mason Park as he tries to hurdle his way to home plate. Lake City took on Wilson on Tuesday night, March 17, 2015, at Wilson High School. Lake City won, 5-2.
Louisburg College's Javon Harbison rides on his team's bus after a game against Hocking College, Oct. 29, 2016, at James Robert Patterson Memorial Field in Louisburg, N.C. The team takes a bus to all their games since they don't have a field of their own; they play at the local high school field. The Hurricanes are one of the few two-year junior college football teams in the region. The Hurricanes won, 52-40.
Louisburg College players rest during halftime of an Oct. 29 game against Hocking College. The Hurricanes are one of the few two-year junior college football teams in the region. The Hurricanes took on the Hocking College (Ohio) Hawks on Oct. 29 at James Robert Patterson Memorial Field in Louisburg, N.C. The Hurricanes won, 52-40.
Darlington took on Strom Thurmond on Friday night, May 2, 2014 at Williamson Athletic Field. Darlington won, 3-2, in 11 innings.
West Florence High School players run onto the field prior to a game against Myrtle Beach High School on Thursday night, September 4, 2014, at Florence's Memorial Stadium.
University of North Carolina's Destinee Walker takes the court to join her basketball teammates during Late Night with Roy, Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill, N.C. The pep rally marked the ceremonial start of UNC's basketball season and took place the same day the NCAA announced it would not penalize the school for a “shadow curriculum” of fake classes that disproportionately enrolled athletes.
Hillside High School quarterback Randy Trice Jr. pauses during halftime of a game against Southern High School on Monday night, Sept. 5, 2016, at Hillside High School in Durham, N.C. Hillside won, 7-3.
The Myrtle Beach Seahawks' Anthony Aponte, 10, has his weight checked by Matt Watts (left) on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at Freedom Florence Recreational Complex.
Hillside High School's Bakari Lee looks up at teammates after receiving a pair of sunglasses from a stranger watching the school's annual homecoming parade, Sunday afternoon, Oct. 9, 2016, in Durham, N.C. The parade wound its way down Fayetteville Street, from East Lawson Street to the high school.
Steam rises from the head of Hillside High School's David Gray, center, as he and teammates huddle during halftime of a Class 4A playoff game against Hoggard High School, Nov. 18, 2016, at Hillside High School's Russell E. Blunt Stadium in Durham, N.C. Hoggard won, 38-34, ending Hillside's season.
Carolina Forest High School's Brendan Calvert dives back to first base as his team took on South Florence High School on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at South Florence High School. Carolina Forest won, 14-1.
Dillon High School's Jamison Chapman carries the football upfield as his team faced off against Newberry High School in the Class 2A Division I championship Friday at River Bluff High School in Lexington. Dillon won, 49-27, for its third straight title and first unbeaten season in school history.
A Florence RedWolves fan fist-bumps the RedWolves' Brandon Rawe as he steps out of his team's dugout. The RedWolves beat the Peninsula Pilots, 4-1, in the first game of the Petitt Cup Championship Series on Thursday night, August 14, 2014, at Sparrow Stadium in Florence, S.C.