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High School Sports

  • York ignites, zaps LHS

    Robert Howey
    rhowey@thelancasternews.com
    YORK – The 2012 York Cougars’ homecoming was happy with a 49-6 Region III-AAAA win over Lancaster on Friday night.
    The Cougars’ 43-point win turned in a key first-half sequence.
    Lancaster, down 14-6 after spotting York a 14-0 lead, appeared to close the gap as LHS senior running back Terrell Rivers dashed 36 yards for a touchdown.
    Rivers’ scoring run was nullified by a 15-yard penalty to the LHS 49.

  • LHS swimmers set for Class AAAA state meet

     

       

    The Lancaster High School swim team, led by senior Jory Pettit, is set for the Class AAAA state meet Saturday at the University of South Carolina Natatorium at 11 a.m.

  • Clyburn's versatile for Vols

     

       

    KERSHAW – Andrew Jackson High School head football coach David Moore describes talented Volunteers’ senior player Gavin Clyburn as having a “good upside.”

  • County trio set to travel Friday night

     
     

       

      

  • LHS girls cross country tops Cheraw field

    The Lancaster High School Lady Bruins cross country team won the Cheraw Fish Hatchery Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 29.

  • Thornwell to play at USC

    Sindarius Thornwell will return to his home state to play for the University of South Carolina.

    Thornwell, a 6-5, 180-pound shooting guard, gave the Gamecocks a verbal pledge on Monday night from Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Va., where he is playing his senior season of basketball.

  • Jackets hold off Vols, 34-27

    Heath Joplin
    For The Lancaster News
    BUFORD – Buford held on for a happy homecoming Friday night at Jackets Stadium.
    The Jackets built an early lead and stayed on top for a 34-27 win over county rival Andrew Jackson in the Region IV-AA football opener for both clubs.
    Buford, up 17-0 at the half, saw AJ rally late, but a clutch Autry Blackmon fumble recovery foiled a last-ditch AJ threat to seal the Jackets’ exciting homecoming victory.

  • Braves ignite to down Warriors

    Eric Rowell
    For The Lancaster News
    INDIAN LAND – Indian Land kept the Cheraw Braves at bay through most of three quarters before the visiting Braves ignited for 21 unanswered points on the way to a 34-13 win.
    The Braves’ 21-point win spoiled the annual Indian Land homecoming game.
    The Warriors, who fell to 1-5, 0-1, held Cheraw to only 13 first-half points behind the strong kicking of IL punter Shea Rogers.

  • Hilton’s head in the game

     

       

    When it comes to hitting, Lancaster High School senior defensive end David Hilton can handle the tough task in more ways than one.

  • LHS girls rally for key tennis victory

     

       

    The LHS Lady Bruins tennis team scored a huge 4-3 win over defending Class AAA Upper State champion Nation Ford on Tuesday night at the USC Lancaster courts.