Today's News

  • League upholds IL probation

    The S.C. High School League upheld its one-year probation imposed on the Indian Land High School boys basketball program Thursday.

    The Warriors appealed the League’s one-year probation, but the SCHSL executive meeting upheld the ruling by a vote of 14-0 during a hearing at the S.C. High School League office in Columbia.

    The probation came following an incident Jan. 6 when Indian Land was involved in a scuffle during the second half of the Warriors’ Conference III-A home game with the McBee Panthers.

  • Lady Bruins top Great Falls to cap play in Winborn field

    The Lancaster High School girls’ basketball team capped play in the Y.C. Winborn Memorial tournament at Rock Hill High School, taking a 55-38 win over Class A foe Great Falls on Tuesday afternoon.

    The Lady Bruins, who went 1-2 in the three-day tournament, were led by Quana Jones’ 11 points. Keondra Jenkins, Almesha Catoe and Shannon Truesdale each tallied eight points to aid the LHS win. Tamesha Fletcher aided the LHS girls’ attack with five points.

  • ‘Team effort’ triggers Jackets to split at MHS

    McBEE – Buford’s road split with Conference III-A foe McBee was highlighted by a Jackets’ pounding of the Panthers on Friday.

    Buford started strong and rolled to a 72-37 win over the McBee boys to give the Jackets a split of the doubleheader.

    In the opener, the Lady Jackets dropped a 59-36 loss to the McBee girls.

    The boys’ game saw the Jackets take control early on the way to the 35-point win.

  • Lady Warriors rally, win

    GREAT FALLS – The Indian Land girls stayed unbeaten in Conference III-A basketball play for a split with host Great Falls on Friday night.

    As expected, the Warriors had a tough night in the boys’ game as undermanned IL dropped an 81-23 loss to the Red Devils.

    Indian Land had only one varsity player available for the boys game after 12 players were suspended for the game due to their involvement with a third-period fight in IL’s home game with McBee High School on Tuesday.

  • Bruins' Kirkland inks with S.C. State Bulldogs

    Lancaster High School third-year head football coach Bennie McMurray called Thursday “a great day” at LHS.

    McMurray’s words Thursday morning described the occasion he witnessed in the LHS office conference room.

    William Kirkland, a Bruins’ star offensive lineman, signed a scholarship to play football at South Carolina State University in Orangeburg.

  • Indian Land’s Rashid McGriff (15) passes the ball as Great Falls’ Nate Nelson (41) applies the pressure in the Red Devils’ win over the Warriors on Friday night at GFHS.

  • Bruins corral Thoroughbreds for title game bid

    For a late entry into the Thoroughbred Classic at South Aiken High School, the Lancaster Bruins are making a strong run at the holiday hoops tournament title.

    Lancaster earned a bid to the championship game opposite Battery Creek High School of Beaufort High on Tuesday night at 8:30.

    The Bruins, 6-5, opened play Saturday, taking an exciting 63-61 win over Lake Marion High School. LHS then earned its championship game berth with a 57-52 victory over tournament host South Aiken High School on Monday night.

  • Raiders' run keys victory over Vols

    KERSHAW – Andrew Jackson hits the road for a pair of key Conference IV-AA basketball games this week and the Volunteers will be seeking to bounce back.

    AJ, hosting Keenan of Columbia, dropped a pair of league games to the visiting Raiders on Friday night.

    The KHS teams, each ranked eighth in their respective statewide hoops polls, rolled to wins over the Volunteers.

    The Lady Raiders posted a 61-21 win over the Lady Vols to open the twin bill.

  • Lancaster High’s Jonathan McGriff (11) goes to the hoop in the Bruins’ 70-64 win over South Pointe in LHS’s Region IV-AAAA opener on Monday night. Lancaster visits Rock Hill on Friday night.

  • BHS girls fall short in loss

    BUFORD – The Buford High girls toyed with the upset, but couldn't quite pull it off in dropping a tough 41-38 home loss to Great Falls on Tuesday night in Conference III-A play.

    The three-point GFHS girls' win gave the Red Devils a sweep after second-rated Great Falls prevailed in the nightcap, 61-38.

    In the opener, Great Falls rallied from a five-point deficit to open the final period to post the three-point comeback win.

    Great Fall outscored BHS 9-1 in the final period to take the victory. Great Falls was able to get the lead late in the game and hold on.