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Today's Sports

  • Barnes, McKittrick savor North...

    MYRTLE BEACH – The North rose again and two Lancaster County football stars couldn’t have been happier Saturday afternoon.

    Lancaster High School’s Keavius Barnes and Dylan McKittrick of Andrew Jackson High School were beaming with victory smiles after the North All-Stars took a 24-12 win over the South in the 70th annual Touchtone Energy Bowl North-South All-Star football game at Doug Shaw Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

  • Jackets swarm to mat wins Monday

    The Buford Yellow Jackets were buzzing and winning on the mat Monday in a tri-match sweep with host Lancaster and Camden Military Academy.

    BHS took two at LHS, topping the Bruins, 55-18 and downing the CMA Spartans in a 67-12 victory.

    Lancaster, posting its first win on the season, salvaged a split with a 42-39 win over Camden Military to open the night.

    Buford posted its third win over Lancaster this season, rolling to 37-point win over the Bruins to cap action. BHS bolted to a 24-0 lead and cruised to the win.

  • Heintz Bros Performance set for...

    During the 2017 Lancaster Motor Speedway season racing fans and drivers noticed that at every race there was no parts trailer in the LMS pits for the drivers to buy some much-needed parts on race night.

    That will change during the 2018 racing season, as co-promoters Eric Caskey and Shannon Munn have been busy this off-season getting everything 100 percent right for the new racing season.

    Caskey has announced on the Lancaster Motor Speedway group page that Heintz Bros Performance will be returning to the big half-mile track for the 2018 racing season.

  • Small to play softball at NGU

    KERSHAW – Andrew Jackson High School softball standout Savannah Small is going to the next level in the Upstate.

    Small, the Lady Volunteers’ third baseman, has signed to play softball at North Greenville University in Tigerville.

    “Savannah is a great young player with an exceptional work ethic,” AJ Lady Volunteers softball coach Roy Kidd said. “She pays close attention to details and is very coachable.

  • IL wrestlers top AJ, fall to RHHS

    For a coach who saw his team split a road match, Indian Land High School wrestling coach Leon Boulware was pretty pleased.

    Boulware, the second-year ILHS wrestling coach, saw his fourth-ranked Warriors wrestling team post a win over Lancaster County rival Andrew Jackson High School, 63-12, and fall to Class AAAAA wrestling power Rock Hill High School, 41-33.

    The RHHS Bearcats are ranked No. 2 in the Class AAAAA mat poll.

  • Bruins down FM Jackets

    Lancaster took different routes, but the result was the same – two LHS trips to victory lane Tuesday night in the Bruins gym.

    The Bruins, in a home twin bill with Class AAAAA foe Fort Mill High School, took two from the Yellow Jackets.

    The Lady Bruins, 3-2, rolled to a 49-32 win over the FM Lady Jackets, and the LHS boys completed the sweep with a close 33-31 win.

    In the nightcap, Fort Mill, which trailed for most of the game, had the final shot to tie, or possibly take the win on a trey, but Lancaster held on for the two-point win.

  • Vols sweep host Warriors

    INDIAN LAND – Andrew Jackson, in its second straight county rivalry clash, rebounded for a sweep of host Indian Land on Tuesday night in the Warriors gym.

    AJ, which dropped a pair of road games to Lancaster on Friday night, got back on track with a pair of wins over host ILHS.

    The Lady Volunteers came on strong to take a 49-23 win over the Lady Warriors in the opener.

    The AJ boys, 1-1, capped the sweep, winning a nail-biter, 36-35.

  • Speedway points awards night...

    The 2017 Lancaster Motor Speedway awards banquet marked the end of an era as  former LMS owner Doug McManus hosted his final points banquet at the La Chalupa Mexican Resturant.

    Drivers, fans, crew members and staff members celebrated the 2017 points champions.

    In the SECA Crate Late Model Divisions, Timbo Mangum has made this a regular occurrence over the past few years, taking the 2017 points title over Chris Fite, Ron Geehring, Brandy Baker, and Hank Taylor.

  • County pair set for all-star...

    A pair of Lancaster County football standouts are set to battle in the 70th annual North-South All-Star football game Saturday at Doug Shaw Memorial Stadium in Myrtle Beach.

    Kickoff is at 12:30 p.m.

    Lancaster High School star offensive lineman Keavius Barnes and Andrew Jackson High ace two-way lineman Dalton McKittrick are set to play in the annual game which features the state’s top high school senior football players.

    McKittrick, an all-region selection for the Vols this past season, is expecting to play in the North defensive line.

  • Kersey Memorial tourney sports...

    Indian Land High School wrestling coach Leon Boulware is expecting an elite field for the seventh annual Mike Kersey Memorial wrestling tournament Saturday in the Warriors’ gym.

    The field includes 16 teams from across the Carolinas.

    “This is going to be one of our most competitive tournaments in the history of this event,” Boulware said. “We’re going to have multiple state champions as well as state qualifiers for the tournament.”

    A year ago, ILHS was second, the runner-up to Goose Creek High School.