Trevin Wade, the shortest player on the 2017 Beach Ball Classic champion Montverde Academy (Fla.) team by 5 inches at 5-foot-10, jumped over 7-foot-1 teammate Balsa Koprivica to win the tournament dunk contest that took place following the championship game Saturday night at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.
Beach Ball Classic Slam Dunk Contest 2017
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Several houses relocated along Ocean Blvd. in North Myrtle Beach
The Coastal Carolina men's basketball team held its final practice Wednesday before starting its journey to Cuba on Thursday. The Chanticleers will play three exhibition games in the isolated Caribbean country.
John C. Barnett, a civil rights activist, took up the defense of Timothy Da'Shaun Taylor, holding a press conference in McClellanville on Wednesday.
Taylor pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit a Hobbs Act robbery in 2011. The case was resurrected by federal investigators when an informant implicated him in the case of Brittanee Drexel's 2009 disappearance from a Myrtle Beach motel. Taylor faces at least a decade in prison on the conspiracy charge.
A pod of Humpback whales was seen off the north end of Myrtle Beach this week. Rob Young, a professor of marine science at Coastal Carolina University confirmed the sighting and said Humpback and endangered Right whales migrate past the Grand Strand twice a year.