The Daily Gamecock

About Us

Founded in 1908, The Daily Gamecock is the editorially independent student newspaper at the University of South Carolina., along with a daily email edition, is your online source for The Daily Gamecock's coverage of all things USC. 

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Mission Statement

The Daily Gamecock’s mission is to inform, seek the truth and inspire through our reporting on issues that face the Carolina community.

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Columbia, SC 28205


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Editorial Staff

Kailey Cota, Editor-in-Chief
Michael Sauls, Managing Editor
Tyler Fedor, Managing Editor
Sabrina Hampton, Creative Director
Audrey Elsberry, Outreach Director
Sydney Dunlap, News Editor
Caleb Bozard, Assistant News Editor
Max White, Assistant News Editor
Eva Flowe, Beat Writer, Student Government
Emmy Ribero, Beat Writer, University Politics
Holly Poag, Beat Writer, Investigations
Lawson Murrell, Sports Editor
Jacob Phillips, Assistant Sports Editor
Camryn Dixon, Assistant Sports Editor
Griffin Goodwyn, Beat Writer, Profiles
Nathan Baakko, Beat Writer, Club and Intramural Sports
Stephen Pastis, Arts & Culture Editor
Amelia Farrell, Assistant Arts & Culture Editor
Richie Holmberg, Beat Writer, Food and Dining
Jack Bingham, Beat Writer, Nature and Science
Julia Goulet, Opinion Editor
Win Hammond, Assistant Opinion Editor
Varsha Gowda, Beat Columnist, University Politics
Arianna Bertolotti, Beat Columnist, Lifestyle
Anne Heiler, Copy Desk Chief
Jade Crooks, Assistant Copy Desk Chief
Kate Robins, Assistant Copy Desk Chief
Will Kronsberg, Senior Copy Editor
Sydney Lako, Design Director
Julia Lako, Assistant Design Director
Gillian Thomas, Senior Designer
Jalen Miller, Assistant Photo Editor
Jerry Bowen, Assistant Photo Editor
Calista Pushman, Senior Photographer
Joe Macheca, Engagement Director
Liv Leon, Assistant Engagement Director
Lauren Larsen, Assistant Engagement Director