DAVID KELLIN/For The Lancaster News
University of South Carolina Lancaster first baseman Evan Edwards (16) gets down to snag a pick-off throw from USCL hurler Harrison Smith (8) during the Lancers’ weekend series with Spartanburg Methodist College. USCL split the weekend series, including a 4-1 win over the Pioneers on Sunday, to win the NJCAA Region X regular-season championship.
Lancers capture Region X title

A Sunday split proved to be diamond delight for the University of South Carolina Lancers’ baseball team at the Lancaster High School baseball field on Sunday.

The Lancers, with a split with Region X rival Spartanburg Methodist, earned the school’s first-ever regular-season region baseball championship.

USCL, with the crown, will be the Region X tournament top seed for the tournament which opens May 6 in Burlington, N.C.