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High School Sports

  • LHS Bruins basketball trio in Elite 100 Showcase

     

    A trio of Lancaster High School basketball players will be participating in the Elite 100 Showcase at Meadowcreek High School in Norcross, Ga., this weekend.

    The LHS trio includes junior Qua McCarter, sophomore Nehemiah “Nunu” McGriff and freshman Tybo Scott.

  • Lady Jackets rally to down Lady Vols

     

    Buford, down 2-0, rallied for three straight wins to defeat county and Region IV-AA rival Andrew Jackson in the BHS gym on Tuesday, Sept. 23.

    AJ opened with two straight wins, 25-21, 25-21 before Buford countered with a 26-24 victory. BHS then prevailed in the fourth set, 25-16 and 15-9 in the decisive fifth set.

  • Blackmon’s all business

     

    BUFORD – Buford High School football coach Tripp Watts said he sees two sides to Jackets’ senior lineman and two-way starter Autry Blackmon.

    One is the person away from the field.

  • BHS seeking solid start

     

    The Buford Yellow Jackets are seeking to build on their first win as the Jackets host North Central in their Region IV-AA home football opener Friday night, Sept. 26.

  • LHS nets region win over South Pointe

     

    The Lancaster Lady Bruins, down 2-0, rallied with three straight clutch wins to post their first-ever volleyball win over Region IV-AAA foe South Pointe of Rock Hill.

    SPHS won 25-17, 25-21 before LHS reeled off three straight, 25-19, 25-13 and 25-5.

  • Coaches honor county players at weekly meeting

     

    A host of county players, including three from Andrew Jackson High School, were honored at the weekly meeting of the Tri-County Coaches Association meeting at the Front Porch Restaurant in Richburg on Tuesday, Sept. 23.

  • Braves’ big plays doom Warriors

     Lee McManus

    For The Lancaster News

    CHERAW – “Do not give up the big play” is one of every coach’s main mantras.

    Friday night the Indian Land Warriors gave up six plays over 50 yards, all for scores, in their 48-3 loss to the Cheraw Braves.

  • Camden blanks Bruins, 14-0

     Robert Howey

    rhowey@thelancasternews.com

    CAMDEN – Lancaster, for the last two weeks, has come on strong in the second half to post a win.

    Host Camden halted the Bruins’ hopes of making it three straight with a 14-0 win over LHS at Zemp Stadium on Friday, Sept. 19.

    Lancaster had its share of shots, but each time the Bulldogs’ turned them away.

  • Jackets hold off Vols

     Kim Roberts

    For The Lancaster News

    KERSHAW – Buford parlayed five Andrew Jackson turnovers into a 34-13 halftime lead, then weathered a furious fourth-quarter Volunteers’ rally to capture a 43-33 Region IV-AA win on Friday, Sept. 19 at AJ.

    Andrew Jackson pulled within 34-27 with seven minutes left when AJ senior quarterback Kolby Whitley scored on a one-yard quarterback sneak.

  • Lady Jackets blank IL girls

     

    The Buford High School volleyball team swept a Region IV-AA home match with county rival Indian Land on Tuesday, Sept. 18.

    The Lady Jackets, in the 3-0 win, downed the visiting Lady Warriors, 25-16, 25-16 and 25-20 in the match.