Community Sports

  • USC upends Clemson
    Robert Howey rhowey@thelancasternews.com The University of South Carolina, a blend of Gamecocks and USCL Lancers, posted a comeback win in the 10th annual Big Thursday Scholarship golf tournament at the Lancaster Golf Club on Thursday afternoon. The USC team, which included golfers sporting USCL royal blue and USC garnet and black, rallied from a  4.5-1.1 deficit to take the comeback victory, 8.5-6.5
  • North small fry all-stars roll
    Eric Rowell For The Lancaster News The Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Commission North small fry all-stars rolled to a 30-12 opening round win over Fairfield County on Friday night at Memorial Stadium. The North small fry all-stars, ages 9-10, snapped a 6-all tie with the first of two Kemarkio Cloud touchdowns to take a 12-6 lead on the way to the 18-point win. Dorian Williams’ one-yard run and Williams’ two-point conversion run put Lancaster County North up, 22-6, but Fairfield County answered.
  • Area hoops teams, players net preseason state honors
    A host of area teams garnered hardwood honors at the South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association preseason banquet in Columbia on Wednesday. Two Lancaster County teams – the Lancaster High School boys and Andrew Jackson High School girls – were ranked in the top five of their respective classifications. The Bruins are ranked No. 5 in Class AAAA boys, while the Andrew Jackson High Lady Volunteers are rated No. 3 in Class AA girls.
  • Indian Land Middle School honors fall sports standouts
    From release Indian Land Middle School hosted its annual fall sports banquet Nov. 10. The event is designed primarily to recognize student-athletes in fall sports at ILMS. ILMS principal David McDonald noted the importance of middle school activities and the foundation being one to model character.
  • Palmetto United Fury continues solid soccer play with third straight crown
    Ryan Nelson Palmetto United Futbol Club The Palmetto United Futbol Club GU12 Fury continued its success in impressive fashion. The Fury won  its third straight soccer tournament to bring home the title in the top division of the Capital Area Soccer League Girls Shootout in Raleigh, N.C., on Nov. 5-6. The PUFC Fury, based out of Fort Mill, has team members from the surronding area of Indian Land, Lake Wyllie, Fort Mill, Tega Cay and Clover.
  • LCPRC salutes soccer champions
    Following is a roundup of the Lancaster County Parks and Recreation fall soccer season. Rookies (ages 5-6) Divisional Champions:
  • Small fry all-stars launch rec football postseason play
    Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Commission youth all-star football teams will open play Thursday night at Lancaster Memorial Stadium. Two all-star games involving small fry teams, ages 9-10, will be held.
  • Saints sign McIlwain
          Former Indian Land High School football star Kamaal McIlwain is returning to the National Football League.
  • Juniors top seniors in BHS powder puff football game
    The Buford juniors captured the annual Buford High School powder puff football game with an exciting 12-6 win over the seniors. Carley Bailey hit Alicia Wright on a 20-yard pass to give the juniors a 12-6 overtime win.
  • Tanner's a hit with Blue and Gold Santa
          University of South Carolina baseball coach Ray Tanner, with back-to-back NCAA national titles, has drawn his share of high praise over the last two years, but it was Tanner who was doing the praising Thursday night.