Archive - Feb 3, 2012 - Sports Article
Bandysâ€™ Cassidy Winchester made history on Friday.
The senior became the first girls soccer player at her school to sign with a Division I college, inking her National Letter of Intent with University of South Carolina-Upstate.
â€śIâ€™m so excited,â€ť Winchester said. â€śItâ€™s an honor to be the first one to sign, just for my sake. Iâ€™m really happy just to be signing.â€ť
Lady Trojans coach Clifford Mayer said the senior is unlike any player heâ€™s ever had the privilege of coaching.
CHARLOTTE â€” Itâ€™s hard to imagine things looking any bleaker for the Bobcats.
Theyâ€™ve lost 10 straight games, have the NBAâ€™s worst record and are coming off a 44-point drubbing Wednesday night at Portland, the worst loss in franchise history.
Thatâ€™s why Charlotte director of basketball operations Rod Higgins said now, more than ever, the Bobcats need to exercise patience.