High School Sports

  • Bruins' Meadows earns award at Blue Chip Camp


    Lancaster High School senior linebacker Cameron Meadows led a group of four Bruins players at the ninth annual Blue Chip Football Camp at Mars Hill University in Mars Hill, N.C.

    Meadows received the top linebacker award for his skills performance at the camp held June 21-23.

  • Play’s tight in LJGA 10-12

     Robert Howey


    The boys 10-12 age group is shaping up to be a highly competitive group in the 2014 Lancaster chapter of the S.C. Junior Golf Association.

    The boys 10-12, which sports the largest group of junior golfers with 16 in the Lancaster chapter, saw a tie at the top for the second straight week.

  • County trio competes in CAWS all-star games


    A talented trio of Lancaster County high school softball stars competed in the annual CAWS North-South All-Star games at USC Aiken on June 18-19.

    The group included Lancaster High School’s Elizabeth Gaston, Andrew Jackson’s Haley Faulkenberry and Buford’s Courtney Ackerman.

  • Jackets' Pate set for North-South All-Star game


    Buford High School baseball star Kholby Pate will be among the state’s elite this weekend, June 13-14, as he participates in the annual North-South All-Star weekend at the Cal Ripkin Experience in Myrtle Beach.

  • Dougherty's A-AA POY


    INDIAN LAND – The Indian Land Lady Warriors fell short in their quest for the Class A-AA girls soccer state championship last month, but the IL girls do have the state’s top girls soccer player in the Class A-AA ranks.

  • Faulkenberry leads Vols honorees

     Kim Roberts

    For the Lancaster News

    KERSHAW – Orange and White shining moments showcased a host of athletes with AJ senior two-sport star Haley Faulkenberry leading the way at the Andrew Jackson High School All-Sports Awards on Tuesday, May 26 at the Lancaster County Class AA high school.

    Faulkenberry, named the AJ Athlete of the Year, starred in volleyball and softball for the Lady Vols.

  • The Citadel signs Holmes

     Robert Howey


    KERSHAW – Just days away from graduation, Andrew Jackson High School senior track standout Kennisha Holmes reflected on her middle school days which had a major bearing on her future.

    Holmes, a star student and athlete at AJ, recalled a Charleston field trip which had a direct impact on her college choice.

    The field trip to the Port City included a stop at The Citadel, the military college of Sout Carolina.

  • BHS spring game unveils new era


    A new era in Buford High School football was launched with the annual Jackets’ spring football game.

    BHS first-year coach Tripp Watts was noticably excited to have his squad on the field for the first time.

  • BHS Jackets honor spring sports stars


    The maroon and gold spotlight highlighted a host of Buford High School spring sports standouts at the annual BHS spring sports awards night Tuesday, May 27.

  • Pate to play for Pioneers


    The solid baseball link from Lancaster County to Spartanburg Methodist College now includes a Buford High School connection.