Today's Sports

  • Super Late Models highlight...

    The Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series highlights the inaugural Palmetto State Championship at Lancaster Super Speedway on Saturday night.
    The Super Late Model Series winner earns $5,000 with the checkers.
    The LSS racing card includes the Super Stock, SECA Crate Sportsman and Renegades paying $1,000 to win each division. The Extreme 4 Division pays $500 for the win.

  • AJ booters rebound at Lewisville

    The Andrew Jackson High boys soccer team rebounded from its 3-2 loss to Buford High on Friday, taking a 4-1 win over Class A foe Lewisville High School on Monday night
    The Vols wasted little time gaining the upper hand. It took only eight minutes for AJ to take a 1-0 lead with a goal by Mason McKittrick.
    Four minutes later, Jared Truesdale put the Vols up 2-0.
    At the 24-minute mark, Bryce Phillps scored again for AJ to make it 3-0.

  • Bruins pound Vols, 11-2

    The Lancaster Bruins, in impressive fashion, pushed their record to 6-1 with an 11-2 win over county rival Andrew Jackson at the LHS baseball field on Monday night.
    Bruins’ hurlers Brandon Bowers and Austin Catoe combined on a seven-hitter, with Bowers notching the win.
    Bowers, 1-0, yielded a hit, a run and a walk in three innings of work. He struck out one.
    Catoe hurled the final four frames for the save, allowing six hits and a run. He fanned three batters.
    Lancaster backed its hurlers with a 14-hit attack in the nine-run win.

  • Inaugural Palmetto State title...

    Lancaster Super Speedway hosts the inaugural Palmetto State Championship, headlining the night of racing will be the Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series paying $5,000 to win Saturday night.
    Along with the Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series, the support divisions running Saturday night include the Super Stock, SECA Crate Sportsman and Renegade paying $1,000 to win in each division.
    The Extreme 4 Division will pay $500 to win.

  • Bulldogs sign IL’s Taylor

    INDIAN LAND – Wingate University added a big recruit to the Bulldogs’ hoops fold on Friday afternoon.

    Indian Land High School senior post player Quantra Taylor, a 6-8, 240-pounder, signed with Wingate in the school’s media center as IL coaches along with Taylor’s family and friends watched.

  • Veterans key for Indian Land...

    The Indian Land Warriors sport six returning starters and they hope the experience will help them improve on a 7-15 record under first-year coach Joey Robinson this season.

    The Warriors, who went 3-1 in the Comporium Preseason Invitational last week, have two starters who have already signed to play college baseball next season.

  • Jackets booters top Vols

    Andrew Jackson took the short trip to face Region IV-AA foe Buford on Friday night.

    Buford tallied early with a goal by Drayton Davis.

    The rest of the first half was a hard-fought defensive battle and ended with the Yellow Jackets leading 1-0.

    In the second half, Jared Truesdale tied the score with a goal for AJ, but it was short lived as Buford soon got a goal from Blaine Gossman and not long afterward another from B.J. Black to give the Jackets a 3-1 lead.

  • Bruins register track victories...

    The Lancaster Bruins swept to wins in a four-way track meet with Andrew Jackson, McBee and Cheraw on Tuesday.
    The Lady Bruins posted 85 points, followed by AJ (77), Cheraw (43) and McBee (25).
    In the boys meet, LHS compiled 114.5 points followed by McBee (84), Cheraw (39.5) and AJ (4).
    The LHS girls winners included Zayla Stewart (100 hurdles), Rekia Polk (100 meters), Cassie Wise (1600, 3200), Devan Moore (800 meters), Terricka Thompson (discus),

  • LHS’s Priester to coach in...

    Lancaster High School boys basketball coach Ricardo Priester will be part of the inaugural Junior Showcase this weekend at Heathwood Hall Episcopal School in Columbia.
    The Showcase is part of the inaugural S.C. High School Hoops Festival.
    Priester will serve as a coach on the boys West junior all-star team, which will also include Thomas Ryan of Westside High School in Anderson.

  • AJ golfers sweep in tri-match

    The Andrew Jackson High School golf team moved its mark to 12-0 on the season, shooting a 156 to win a three-way match with region foes Buford and Indian Land.
    Buford posted a 171 and Indian Land finished with a 192.
    The Vols were led by senior standout Logan Sowell with a 38, with Emily Cox second at 39.
    Chandler Norville, Mason Sowell and Caleb Brown each had a 40.
    Dakota Roberts shot a 42 for the Volunteers.
    The Vols were coming off a win 10-shot win in the second annual Keenan Classic at the Lancaster Golf Club on March 5.