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2017 HRSM Homecoming Auction Preview

The 2017 homecoming party was held on October 27, 2017 and it was a success!

Thank you so much to the many amazing donors who contributed to the 2017 HRSM Alumni Homecoming Party auction. Below is a list of the fantastic items that were donated.

Want to donate a prize to the 2018 auction? Please fill out our easy form or contact Tina Weaver at


Black Freshwater Pearl Necklace

Handmade black freshwater pearl necklace with crystal accents

Go Gamecocks Bracelet

South Carolina "Go Gamecocks" bracelet

Gamecock T-shirts

One black Gamecock t-shirt — size medium • One white Gamecock t-shirt —  size large


Jewelry / accessories gift basket


Assortment of men's and women's fragrances and beauty products

Nine West

Nine West suede heels, size 8.5 medium

POLICY Handbags

Clear Gamecock bag  

South Carolina Trio Necklace

South Carolina trio necklace

Under Armour Gamecock Pullover and Collared Shirt

Under Armour Gamecock pullover and collared shirt

Unforgettable Jewelry

Sterling silver pendant necklace with 1.00 CT garnet pear-shaped stone

Vintage-style Black Crystal Bead Stretch Necklace

Vintage Style black crystal bead stretch necklace

Winter Trio Necklace

Winter trio necklace


Health, Beauty and Wellness
Home, Entertaining and Tailgating

Bryan S. Burgin Fused Glass Platter and More

Fused glass platter, "Nine Square," and three fused glass pendants

Columbia Metropolitan Magazine

One-year subscription to Columbia Metropolitan Magazine


Corksicle whiskey wedge • Corkcicle stainless steel shaker

Crystal Pineapple-footed Trifle Bowl

Crystal pineapple-footed trifle bowl

Embossed Serving Dish with Metal Trivet

Embossed serving dish with metal trivet

Gamecock Birdhouse

Handmade by SPTE's Andy Gillentine

Gamecock Fan's Quilt

Handmade by Marianne Bickle, the quilt's approximate size is 76" x 80"

Gamecock Gift Basket

Gamecock gift basket

Gamecock Totem

Small Gamecock totem pole

Ginger Jones Give Me Five

Certificate for business consultation for customer service and three follow-up visits

Ginger Jones My House

Four monthly home or office detail cleanings

Laser Form Gamecock Metal Bench

Always an auction favorite: Beautiful laser cut Gamecock metal bench

Lolita Wine Glasses and  Smirnoff Bloody Mary Mixes

Two hand-painted and bejeweled wine glasses in "Spring Bling" and two Smirnoff Bloody Mary mixes

Marble Cheeseboard

Marble cheeseboard with knife

Pineapple Platter

Pineapple platter


Semi-boneless ham

Silver Fruit Tray

Silver fruit tray


One free season terminix mosquito management service • Beer basket with various items

Tulip Platter

Tulip platter

Uptown on Main Platter

Silver fish platter with S.C. certified grits, hushpuppy mix, and seafood breader

Uptown on Main Southern Basket

Basket contains various local products

Wallace Silversmiths Antique Baroque Four-Piece Hostess Set

Includes a pie server, gravy ladle, tablespoon, and a pierce tablespoon


Restaurants and Tastings

Bloomin' Brands

Two $20 gift cards to Outback Steakhouse and one $50 Bloomin' Brands gift card (Bloomin' Brands includes Outback, Carrabbas, Bonefish, and Flemings)

Bonefish Grill—Forest Drive Location

Bonefish Basket and Excursion for eight people. 

Bonefish Grill—Harbison Location

Bonefish Basket and Excursion for eight people. 

Carolina Ale House

Two $25 gift cards

Chick-fil-A Bush River Road

One medium nugget tray, one small cookie tray and one gallon of sweet tea

The Crescent Olive

Gourmet gift basket and private tasting tour certificate for 10 people (minimum)

The Devine Cinnamon Roll Deli

$20 gift certificate to The Devine Cinnamon Roll Deli


$25 gift certificate to DiPrato's Delicatessen

Fighting Cock Straight Bourbon

One bottle of Fighting Cock Straight Bourbon by Heaven Hill Distilleries, signed by 7th generation Master Distiller Craig Beam

Homegrown Hospitality Group

Homegrown Hospitality Group gift card valid at all HHG restaurant concepts and locations


One $50 gift card to Il Giorgione

J. Alexander's

Two gift certificates for two dinners at Stoney River and J. Alexander's restaurants

Metro Diner

$50 gift certificates to Metro Diner, Charlotte

Panera Bread

Catered lunch for 10 people

Pappas Restaurants

Two $50 gift cards to Pappas Restaurants 

Persona Wood Fired Pizza

$20 Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria gift cards • $30 Persona Wood Fired Pizzaria gift cards

Publico Kitchen Tap Social

Two $25 gift certificates to Publico Tap Social

Ruth's Chris Steakhouse

One $75 gift card to Ruth's Chris Steakhouse


One $25 gift card to SakiTumi

Texas Roadhouse

Texas Roadhouse pail including Texas Roadhouse signature steak sauce, Texas Roadhouse sirloin seasoning, Texas Roadhouse peanuts, and one gift certificate for dinner for two — enjoy two free entrees

Sports and Sports Memorabilia 

Dawn Staley Signed Basketball

 Dawn Staley autographed USC women's basketball

Darlington Raceway Tickets and Hot Passes

Darlington Raceway tickets and hot passes

South Carolina vs. Florida Game

Two lower-level seats to the Florida Game, Nov. 11, 2017

Carolina Panthers Tickets

Two club-level tickets to the Panthers vs. Buccaneers game in Charlotte on Dec. 24, 2017

Cam Newton Signed Jersey

Carolina Panthers Cam Newton signed jersey

Colonial Life Arena

Private suite for 16 at the Harlem Globetrotters • Private suite for 16 at the Monster Jam

Danny Ford Autographed Football

Retired Clemson Football Coach Danny Ford autographed football

Dustin Johnson Signed Merchandise

Dustin Johnson signed TaylorMade golf cap and signed glove that he wore in the 2017 President's Cup

George Rogers Autographed Football

1980 Heisman Trophy winner George Rogers autographed football

Laser Form Gamecock Metal Bench

Always an auction favorite: Beautiful laser-cut Gamecock metal bench

Masters Ballcap

One Masters ballcap

Masters Memorabilia

Masters snap back hat in navy • Masters golf towel • Masters 24 oz. Tervis Tumbler • Two Augusta National logo Titleist 3-pack golf balls • Navy and green Masters logo tie

NASCAR Tickets

Four tickets and hot passes to the 2018 NASCAR race weekend of your choice

Better Boating

Two $40 gift certificates for paddle sports rentals

USC vs. Georgia Tickets

Two tickets to the USC vs. Georgia ball game Nov. 4, 2017 in Sanford Stadium. Section 144, Row 43, Seats 35 and 36

Washington Wizards Autographed Jersey – Bradley Beal

Autographed Washington Wizards Jersey – Bradley Beal

Will Muschamp Autographed Football

University of South Carolina Football Coach Will Muschamp autographed football

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)

WWE Superstar Alexa Bliss autographed picture •  WWE Superstar Bray Wyatt autographed picture •  WWE Superstar Curtis Axel autographed picture • John Cena T-shirt (L) • AJ Styles T-Shirt (2X) • Seth Rollins T-Shirt (L) • Dean Ambrose T-Shirt (M) • Shinsuke Nakamura T-Shirt (2X) • WWE Raw T-shirt (M)


Aloft Charlotte Ballantyne

One-night weekend stay

Biltmore Estates

Gift card for Biltmore House and Gardens, Asheville, N.C. 

Courtyard Marriott Downtown at USC

Two platinum Marriott Rewards membership upgrades

DoubleTree Columbia S.C.

Two-night stay with breakfast for two

Drury Hotels

Two nights at the Drury Inn & Suites Orlando with free breakfast 

Embassy Suites-USF/Busch Gardens, Tampa, Fla.

Two-night stay with complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast and evening managers reception

Embassy Suites Greenville Golf Resort and Conference Center

Two-night stay in a one bedroom suite, including full breakfast each morning and a two-hour evening reception each night with complimentary cocktails and light snacks

Embassy Suites by Hilton Columbia-Greystone

Two-night stay in a two-room suite with complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast and evening reception daily, plus free parking and a welcome amenity upon arrival

Embassy Suites Hotel in North Charleston, S.C.

Two-night stay in a two-room suite with complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast and evening reception daily, plus free parking

Francis Marion Hotel in Charleston

One-night stay at the historic Charleston Francis Marion Hotel in a deluxe king guest room

Gateway Hospitality Lodge on Lake Oconee

Two-night complimentary stay at the Lodge on Lake Oconee with upgrade if available

Hilton Columbia Center

One-night stay in any standard room

Holiday Inn Express & Suites at the Florence Civic Center

Free Friday- and Saturday-night stay at our newly updated Holiday Inn Express & Suites with breakfast

Hyatt Place Columbia / Downtown/ The Vista

Two-night stay at Hyatt Place Vista

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront

Two-night weekend stay with breakfast for two

IMIC Hotels

Two-night stay at any IMIC Hotel

Inn at USC Wyndham Garden

Two one-night stays in a king suite. Includes a cooked-to-order buffet breakfast, complimentary shuttle service, and a host of fine amenities

Marriott Downtown Columbia

Instant Marriott Rewards: Upgrade to the highest status—Platinum Elite

Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel

One-night stay with breakfast for two

Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday / Myrtle Beach World Amateur

A four-day golf tournament held in the Grand Strand, August 27 - 31, 2018 • Includes: Four rounds of tournament golf and four nights of food, open bar and entertainment for you and one guest • Bagel, donuts and coffee at golf course each morning • Goodie bag valued at $250 • Opportunity to win flight, contest and individual prizes • Opportunity to advance to a fifth round playoff to be crowned World Champion

The Spectator Hotel

Two-night stay at The Spectator Hotel

SpringHill Suites by Marriott - Napa Valley

Two-night's stay at the Springhill Suites by Marriott – Napa Valley

Wyndham Vacation Rentals

Travel voucher for a two-night vacation rental in a two-bedroom unit. Good for Northwest Florida locations: Perdido Key, Navarre Beach, Pensacola Beach, Fort Walton Beach, Destin, beaches of South Walton, Panama City Beach