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High School Sports

  • AJ golfers stay unbeaten

    The Andrew Jackson High School golf team pushed its links mark to 19-0 on the season, sweeping a tri-match at the Timberlake Country Club in Chapin on Tuesday afternoon.
    The Vols posted a 159 with host Chapin at 175 and Cardinal Newman at 194.
    AJ senior ace Logan Sowell, a College of Charleston golf signee, shot a one-under 34 to take medalist honors on the par-35 golf course.
    Emily Cox posted a 39 and Chandler Norville had a 41. Caleb Brown, headed to Spartanburg Methodist College to play for the Pioneers next season, rounded out the AJ scores with a 45.

  • Bruins host Vols in lift-a-thon

    The Lancaster High School football team will hold its second annual lift-a-thon on April 2 when LHS hosts Andrew Jackson High at 10 a.m. in the Bruins gym.
    The competition will include bench press.
    “Our off-season workouts have gone well and we’re pleased with the progress,” LHS coach Bobby Collins said. “Our players have put in the time and worked hard since our 2015 season ended.

  • Lady Warriors blank Vols for soccer victory

    The Indian Land Lady Warriors soccer team improved to 12-1 on the season with a 7-0 Region IV-AA home win over the Andrew Jackson Lady Volunteers on Monday night.
    The Lady Warriors held a 5-0 lead at the half on the way to the victory.
    Nia Pressley tallied two goals, while Reagan Hunter, Abby Myers, C.C. Thompson, Kailee Erwin and Kelsey Long each scored for the IL girls.
    Myers, Long and Thompson each had an assist for IL, which outshot AJ, 25-0.
    Emma Thompson notched the shutout.

  • AJ unbeaten with golf wins over CHS, L-E

    The Andrew Jackson High golf team stayed perfect on the season – 17-0 – with a pair of wins at the Camden Country Club on Monday.
    The Volunteers, 6-0 in region play, shot a 149 to down Class AAA foe Camden (171) and Class AAAA Lugoff-Elgin (223).
    Logan Sowell, the AJ senior ace, shot a 33 on the par-35 course. Sowell was followed by Chandler Norville with a 37, Caleb Brown’s 39 and Emily Cox with a 40.
    Mason Sowell had a 41 and Dakota Roberts carded a 50.

  • Jackets rally to edge Warriors, 5-3

    Buford rallied from a 3-2 deficit to post a 5-3 comeback win over Region IV-AA rival Indian Land at the Warriors’ baseball field on Monday night.
    The Jackets, 6-4, 5-1, ignited for three runs to take the two-run win in the BHS sixth.
    Dylan Sistare’s RBI-hit tied the game at 3-all and the Jackets added two more runs as Scotti Moser scored on an error and Brady Horton singled home a run.
    BHS hurler Eric Miles, 3-0, was the winner in seven frames as he struck out 15.

  • County quartet set for North-South games

    A trio of Lancaster County high school star basketball players will cap their prep hoops careers in the 68th annual North-South All-Star basketball games at Lexington High School on Saturday afternoon.
    The girls game is at 1 p.m., with the boys game to tip at 3.
    Lancaster High Lady Bruins’ senior aces Malia Rivers and Keyotta Garris will play for the North girls team.
    Indian Land Quantra Taylor, a 6-8, 240-pounder who has signed to play at Wingate University, will play for the North boys.

  • Lady Bruins down CHS Devils

    Lancaster upped its region mark to 2-1 with a 7-4 home win over Clinton High School on Tuesday night at the LHS softball field.
    Gracie Revels led the Lancaster attack with three hits and scored a run. Tomeshiona Jackson rapped two hits and had three RBIs. Summer Clinton supplied two hits, two RBIs and scored twice.
    Jada Ames had a hit, RBI, scored two runs and a sacrifice fly.
    Alexus Lowery drilled a hit, scored a run and drew a walk.
    Winning pitcher Ariana Ealy had a hit and tallied a run to boost LHS.

  • Returnees key in LHS softball season

    The 2016 Lancaster High School Lady Bruins sport no seniors on the LHS softball squad, but they have their share of experience for sixth-year head coach Kim Perry.
    The LHS girls, who went 17-8 last spring and finished as the Class AAA Upper State runners-up, return experience at nearly every position this spring.
    Perry has eight returnees to the LHS squad this season.

  • Yellow Jackets rally to edge CHS Rams, 3-2

    Buford rallied for a single run in the sixth inning to take a 3-2 road win over Chesterfield and remain unbeaten in Region IV-AA baseball play at 4-0.
    The Jackets, 5-3 overall, snapped a 2-all draw as Austin Caskey’s RBI-single scored what proved to be the winning run in the top of the sixth.
    Caskey led the Buford offense with two hits and a RBI.
    BHS hurler Eric Miles, 2-0, posted the win, allowing two runs, a walk and three hits. Miles struck out six Rams.
    Miles backed his cause with a hit Wednesday night at CHS.

  • Lady Warriors top Bruins

    Indian Land blanked Class AAA county rival Lancaster High School, 6-0 at Memorial Stadium on Wednesday to stay unbeaten on the season.
    The Lady Warriors, rated third in Class AA girls, forged a 4-0 halftime lead to post their second win over the Lady Bruins this season.
    IL downed Lancaster, 7-0 in the Lugoff-Elgin Kickoff Classic at Lugoff-Elgin High School last month when the Lady Warriors won the girls preseason soccer tournament.
    Katherine Kilroy scored two goals to lead the 10-0 Lady Warriors on Wednesday night.