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Sports briefs: Marathon May 2 at S.C. Kings Mountain


Marathon May 2 at Kings Mountain parks

Kings Mountain Marathon and Half Marathon start at 8 a.m. May 2.

Race covers a rolling hills course through the state and national parks.

There will be food vendors and music 10 a.m.-noon.

To register or for more information visit

York County

Hall of Fame induction May 12 in Rock Hill

The York County Sports Hall of Fame will celebrate its 14th induction ceremony May 12 at the Events at Manchester, 1965 Cinema Drive.

The six inductees are: Tom Crump, Tommy Gaither, Chris Hope, Johnathan Joseph, Debora Osbourne and Ben Watson.

Tickets cost $25, available at Rock Hill/York County Convention & Visitors Bureau, Baxter Hood Center at 452 S. Anderson Road.

Bill Neely, chairman of the Rock Hill Sports Council, and Ed Thompson, director of the Rock Hill PRT, organized the York County Sports Hall of Fame. In May 1998, the first induction was held with seven inductees. The induction ceremonies continued every year until 2007. Since 2007, the event occurs every two years.

For more information, call 803-322-7202 or 803-329-5200.