History

Each SMS Sportsworld is independantly owned. Our first location opened in 1981, on Calhoun Drive, in Orangeburg, SC. Today there are 5 locations, more than any other independent sporting goods store in the state of South Carolina.

What does SMS stand for?

The SMS of SMS Sportsworld stands for the last names of the original owners: Sheridan - Metts - Salley.

Where else is SMS?

SMS has two locations in our hometown of Orangeburg, SC, as well as locations in Manning, SC; Chapin, SC; and North Augusta, SC.

There have also been SMS Sportsworld locations in Greenville, SC; Spartanburg, SC; Aiken, SC; and Asheville, NC.