General Thomas Sumter: The Carolina Gamecock from American Revolution

Repost – Gameness til the End South Carolina Gamecocks The University of South Carolina’s 19 varsity sports teams are known as the “Gamecocks“. The unique moniker is held in honor of Thomas Sumter, a South Carolina war hero who was given the name “The Carolina Gamecock” during the American Revolution for his fierce fighting tactics, regardless of his…