Community Sports

  • County youth players participate in football video training session
      Two Lancaster County youth football players will be featured in a football training video.
  • Sowell paces LJGA stars in state play
      Logan Sowell paced the Lancaster chapter all-stars in the S.C. Junior Golf Association state tournament at the Timberlake Country Club in Chapin on Aug. 24-25.
  • Parker track club honors top athletes
      A season of splendid success was celebrated at the annual Columbus Parker Track Club banquet at A.R. Rucker Middle School on Saturday, Aug. 24. The CPTC, a Lancaster youth track club, continued its tradition of excellence during the season which spanned the spring and summer.
  • Mangano family teams for FPLC title
      The Mangano family captured top honors in the sixth annual Family Promise of Lancaster County golf tournament on Saturday, Aug. 24. The Mangano family’s victory came in the captain’s choice tournament held at the Lancaster Golf Club.
  • 6th Family Promise tourney reset
      Area golfers who want to play in the sixth annual Family Promise of Lancaster County golf tournament can still register to play in the 18-hole event. The tournament was scheduled to be played Saturday, Aug. 17, but postponed to Saturday, Aug. 24 because of rain.
  • Dandy diamond opportunity
      Marc Rape delivered as a Spartanburg Methodist College pitcher. Now, he’s being summoned to fill a major void as a SMC baseball coach.
  • Family Promise tourney Saturday
      Area golfers can still sign up to play in the  sixth annual Family Promise of Lancaster County golf outing on Saturday, Aug. 17 at the Lancaster Golf Club. Registration is at noon, with a 1:30 p.m. shotgun start. A light lunch will be served at noon.
  • Williams to next level with Seahawks
      Lancaster native Matt Williams is moving to the next level. Williams, who served as pitching coach at junior college baseball power Spartanburg Methodist for eight seasons, is the new pitching coach at UNC Wilmington.
  • ‘One for the old guys’
    Robert Howey rhowey@thelancasternews.com Experience was the winner in the annual Lancaster Golf Club championship on Sunday, Aug. 11. “This one is for the old guys,” said an exuberant Mike “Red Man” Kennington just after he captured the LGC title with a one-under 143 (71-72) in the two-day, 36-hole event.
  • Results mixed in early scrimmages
    Robert Howey rhowey@thelancasternews.com County coaches are hoping for better results as their teams battle in their second scrimmages this week. Coaches at Buford, Andrew Jackson and Indian Land noted mixed results in their first scrimmages. “We did some things well and then we have some areas we need to work on,” AJ coach David Moore said. “We have our share of youth and we know we’re going to have to grow up fast.” AJ visited Lee Central of Bishopville to play the Stallions at Keenan High School.