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Today's Sports

  • Track opener rained out

    Rain was a pain for opening night at Lancaster Super Speedway on Saturday.

    The Pepsi Night race, slated for March 18, will be rescheduled to a date to be announced later in the 2017 LSS season.

    The track’s 2017 opener is Saturday night.

  • Buford High nets soccer victories

    The Buford High varsity boys soccer team extended its winning ways with a 10-0 win over Fairfield Central of Winnsboro on Friday on Lancaster County Recreation Soccer Appreciation Night.

    The Jackets, 6-2, are 1-0 in region play with their fifth straight win.

    With a change in formation, sophomore Jesse Black enjoyed his position switch from left back to forward, and led all scorers with two goals.

  • McGriff shines in all-star play

    Nehemiah McGriff’s final high school basketball game was quite a finish for the Bruins’ senior player. 

    McGriff hit 16 points, eight in each half, in the 69th annual North-South All-Star boys basketball game Saturday at Lexington High School.

    McGriff, who signed with Limestone to play for the Saints last fall, was the game’s second-leading scorer.

  • Vols notch first region win

    The Andrew Jackson Volunteers earned their first region win, taking an 11-1 win over Chesterfield at the Volunteers' field on Monday night.

    AJ drilled 12 hits in the 10-run win in sixth innings.

    Catcher Gavin Phillips had two hits, including a double and drove in a run.

    Matthew Gandy and William Wrape each had two hits and drove in a run.

  • Lady Volunteers rout Rams, 14-1

    The Andrew Jackson Lady Volunteers drilled 13 hits on the way to a 14-1 home Region IV-AA win over Chesterfield on Monday.

    AJ’s Haley Vincent hurled a three-hitter and supplied a hit in the Lady Vols’ attack.

    Savannah Small sparked AJ with three hits. 

    Kinsley Adams and Kinley Killough each rapped two hits.

  • Seth’s Giving Tree spring shoot

    The first Seth’s Giving Tree Spring Shoot is April 7 at the Rocky Creek Sporting Clays in Richburg.

    Funds raised from the shoot will benefit the Seth Muennich Scholarship Fund through Seth’s Giving Tree.

    Seth Muennich is a former Buford High School football player who died as a result of an auto accident in 2011.

  • British youth summer soccer...

    A British youth soccer camp will be held at the Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Springdale Complex this summer June 19-23 and the Walnut Creek Park, June 26-30.

    Each session includes a mini-soccer camp 8-9 a.m. for ages 3-6, and half-day camps, 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. ages 6-9, and 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 for ages 10-14.

    Registration is under way. The registration includes a free ball, free T-shirt and free soccer jersey.

  • Barfield back to lead ILHS...

    Indian Land High School softball has a new look this season, but one quite familiar with ILHS Lady Warriors’ diamond success.

    Monica Barfield, who won three Class A state softball titles, 2004, 2005 and 2006, has returned to the Lady Warriors’ dugout as the head coach to lead the program.

    Barfield has a solid cast of players who earned their share of experience last spring in IL’s final season in Class AA softball.

  • Experience propelling Lady...

    The 2017 Buford High School soccer team, in its third season, is kicking up its heels.

    The BHS Lady Jackets, off to a 6-0 start with six shutouts on the season, have even surprised third-year coach Bob Bowen.

    “We’ve played well, but I didn’t know at this point we would be undefeated on the season,” he said. “I think what is giving us a spark is that we have our share of players who have been in our program three years.”

  • Lady Jackets blitz Knights

    The Buford High School girls soccer team kept their unbeaten mark intact with a sixth straight shutout Thursday at North Central High School of Boonetown.

    The Lady Jackets, 6-0 on the season, forged a 7-0 halftime lead on the Lady Knights on the way to the 8-0 victory.

    BHS senior forward Victoria Hinson paced the Lady Jackets with two goals and an assist. Emma Larson also had a pair of goals.