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High School Sports

  • Perry excited about LHS softball season

    The Lancaster High Lady Bruins have captured 38 straight playoff bids and the 2017 LHS team is bidding to continue that stellar spring streak.

    Veteran coach Kim Perry, in her seventh season at LHS, has a strong cast of seasoned players back from the region runner-up team, which made a strong run in the playoffs last season to advance to the Upstate final four for the second straight season.

  • Bruins rally, top Warriors

    The Lancaster Bruins won an extra-inning slugfest, topping county foe Indian Land, 12-11 at LHS’s Doomsday Corner on Wednesday night.

    Sergio Vazquez drilled a RBI-double to score C.J. Brown with the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning.

    Vasquez had two singles, a double and drove in three runs in the Bruins’ 14-hit attack.

  • Homers help Lady Bruins down Lady Jackets, 3-1

    The Lancaster Lady Bruins made a special night extra special with a 3-1 win over county rival Buford at the LHS field.

    Prior to the Lancaster victory, a wooden Bruin bear sculpture was unveiled and dedicated in memory of late LHS player Jenna Cauthen, who played at LHS, 2000-05.

  • Buford girls down AJ in soccer play

    The unbeaten Buford High School girls soccer team improved to 3-0 on the season with a 2-0 win over the rival Andrew Jackson Lady Volunteeers on Tuesday night.

    Waverly Bundy opened the scoring in the first half at the 39th minute off a cross from Victoria Hinson.

    Emma Larson scored in the second half in the 54th minute off a throw in. BHS senior keeper Tory Knight recorded her third shutout of the season.

  • Lancers take two wins over Wake Tech

    The University of South Carolina Lancers took two of three games from the Wake Tech Eagles in a weekend series at the Lancaster High School baseball field.

    The Lancers, 20-4, rolled to a pair of lopsided wins over the Eagles on Saturday, winning 13-3 and 16-4 in games halted by the 10-run mercy rule.

    In the 10-run win, Tyrie Blalock led the Lancers with three hits, including a three-run home run, and drove in four runs.

  • Jackets edge Bruins in 2-1 soccer win

    The Buford High School soccer team avenged a 2-0 loss to Lancaster with a 2-1 win over the Bruins at Memorial Stadium on Tuesday night.

    BHS’s Bryton Davis opened the scoring with a redirected indirect kick/assist by fellow junior and center back William Ingram.

    The score stayed 1-0 until midway the second half, when Lancaster tied it up on a loose ball in front of the Buford goal. 

    LHS’s Grey Phillips scored on an assist from Isaac Williams.

  • Dakota Barton awarded A-AA Wrestler of the Year

    As if Buford High School 220-pound state champion senior wrestler Dakota Barton’s North-South All-Star Wrestling Classic weekend couldn’t get any better, it did.

    It came actually before he took the mat for two days of all-star competition.

    Barton, at the North-South All-Star Wrestling Classic banquet, was named the Class A-AA Wrestler of the Year.

  • Lady Jackets go unbeaten in taking tournament title

    BUFORD – The Buford High School Lady Jackets softball team has taken up where it left off last season.

    The BHS girls, the defending Class AA state champions, completed an unbeaten run – 5-0 – Saturday afternoon when the Lady Jackets captured the annual preseason tournament at the Buford High School softball field.

  • Warriors edge Stallions for Comporium crown

    Indian Land completed a 4-0 run to win the annual Comporium Preseason Invitational baseball tournament, defeating South Pointe, 9-8 in the championship game Saturday night at Andrew Jackson High School.

    ILHS shortstop Daniel Gueldner, an all-tournament selection along with Warriors’ ace pitcher Nolan Bolt, drove in the winning run with a walk.

    Gueldner, on the day, had a hit, RBI, two walks and scored two runs.

  • Spencer’s HBP lifts Jackets by Bruins, 3-2 in Monday victory

    Buford High School batter Spencer Funderburk took one for the team and it resulted in a 3-2 win over rival Lancaster High School at Buford Park on Monday night.

    Funderburk, with the bases loaded and two out, was hit by a pitch to force home Noah Vincent with the winning run in the victory over the Bruins.

    Ryan Moore, Dylan Sistare and Brett Sistare each had two hits to lead the Jackets’ attack. Moore drove in a run.