Today's Sports

  • Lancaster High swim team posts...


    The Lancaster High School swim team opened the season with a pair of wins in a tri-meet with Midlands foes Ridge View and Blythewood.

    LHS defeated Ridge View 224-67 and Blythewood, 180-137.

  • Teams in host role Friday


    County prep football teams are hoping the home field edge plays a key role in their games Friday night, Sept. 12.

    All four county teams, in contrast to last week when all were on the road, will be in the host role this week.

  • Harris back to hoops at Allen

     The Allen University basketball program, in hoops terms, garnered a big rebound Friday, Sept. 5 in the Lancaster High School media center.

    Avery Harris, a former LHS hardwood standout, signed to play at Allen University.

  • Knight captures exciting Super...


    Jeff Knight highlighted action at Lancaster Super Speedway, taking the Super Street main event Saturday night, Sept. 6.

    Knight and Justus Harrington were on the front row. When the green flag fell, Knight, Andrew Baker and James Marion roared into turn one battling for the lead.

  • Bruins bruise Cavs, 20-6

    Robert Howey


    PONTIAC – Richland Northeast made history, but the special night belonged to the Lancaster Bruins.

    Lancaster, playing in the first on-campus varsity football game at RNE, forged a 20-0 lead on the way to a 20-6 win over the Cavaliers on Friday, Sept. 5.

  • Wildcats hold off Warriors, 28-23

     Lee McManus

    For The Lancaster News

    BLACKSBURG – The margin can often be small, the line thin between winning and losing.

    The Indian Land Warriors found that in their 28-23 road loss to the Blacksburg Wildcats on Friday, Sept. 5, a loss Indian Land coach Mike Mayer called "humbling."

  • Big plays boost Great Falls in...

    Eric Rowell

    For The Lancaster News

    GREAT FALLS – Buford rushed for over 300 yards at Great Falls, but it wasn’t enough to match the Red Devils' big-play offense, which handed Buford its second straight road loss, 27-24 on Friday, Sept. 5.

    The undefeated Red Devils scored three touchdowns off three Buford turnovers to aid their win.

    The first turnover came on the opening snap.

  • Panthers claw Vols, 61-20

     Kim Roberts

    For The Lancaster News

    MCBEE – McBee rolled up 518 yards rushing and rolled over Andrew Jackson, 61-20 at the Peach Bowl in McBee on Friday, Sept. 5.

    The game was the proverbial pits for the Volunteers as McBee had the game virtually in hand at the half, 42-6.

  • Lady Bruins making strides in...


    Lancaster High School volleyball coach Betsi O’Shields, in her sixth season leading the LHS team, is encouraged about the 2014 campaign.

    Lancaster sports five returning players from the 2013 team.

  • Watts takes charge in line


    Lancaster High School’s old guy in the offensive line is hoping for a new day.

    Trevin Watts, a four-year LHS varsity member and three-year starter, is shooting for a better finish in his final year with the Bruins.