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Today's Sports

  • Warriors’ wrestlers split non-...

    Host Indian Land split in a pair of non-region matches Dec. 10.
    The Warriors topped Lancaster, 54-24 and fell to Parkwood High on Union County, N.C.
    Warriors’ wrestler Will Van Hoose posted his 100th career win during the tri-match. He is 101-54 in his Warriors’ career.
    “Our seniors are doing a great job by leading by example,” IL coach Kevin Mager said. “We wrestled tough tonight.”
    IL competed in a dual tournament at White Knoll High on Dec. 12.

    IL 54 Lancaster 24

  • Buford Middle sweeps North...

    Buford Middle School posted a basketball sweep of North Central on Dec. 10.
    The Lady Jackets prevailed 32-20 and the BMS boys took a 45-35 win.
    In the girls game, Buford built a 22-7 halftime lead on the way to the 12-point win.
    Paige Davis, with 10 points and six rebounds, was the BMS offensive player of the game. The Lady Jackets’ defensive player of the game was Sophie Ribelin, who had eight points, five rebounds and six steals.

  • Warriors drop two at Marvin Ridge

    Indian Land traveled across state lines to Waxhaw, N.C., on Friday, Dec. 11, dropping a twin bill to Marvin Ridge.
    The Mavericks, who swept the Warriors Dec. 3 at the Warriors home gym, did the same on their home court.
    The Marvin Ridge girls cruised to a 62-38 win and the Mavericks held on the top the Warriors 74-61.

  • Buford rolls in sweep of Lions

    Lorie Sellers
    For The Lancaster News

    The Buford Yellow Jackets were stellar in a basketball sweep of Class A foe Lewisville High School at the BHS gym on Dec. 10.
    The Jackets, with a strong final period, rolled to a 64-45 win over the Lions in the nightcap.
    In the opener, the Lady Jackets jolted the Lady Lions in a 79-32 lopsided victory.
    The BHS boys, who led most of the game, had a fast finish for their 19-point win over the Lions to cap the Jackets hoops sweep.

  • Cycs notch road sweep of Jackets

    Chester pulled away in the second half to post a 60-45 win over Buford for a non-region sweep at the BHS gym on Dec. 8.
    The Class AAA Cyclones, up 16-14 after one period, held a 26-25 lead at the break.
    CHS used a 19-11 run in the third period to gain a 45-36 lead on the way to the 15-point win.
    Malik Williams, who led Chester with 19, scored 10 in the third period when the Cycs began to build their lead.
    Christian Joplin led BHS with 13, seven in the second half. Druw Rollings scored 11, making 5-6 free throws.

  • Volunteers repeat sweep of...

    KERSHAW – Andrew Jackson, in a hardwood rematch with Nation Ford, repeated the sweep of the visiting Falcons on Dec. 8
    The AJ girls, who won the season’s opener at Nation Ford, 38-30 Nov. 30, completed the season’s sweep with a 39-32 win Tuesday night.
    In the boys game, AJ rolled to a 73-44 win on Tuesday. The Vols posted a 63-52 win at NFHS.
    u In the girls game Tuesday night, the first quarter was low scoring, with the Lady Vols leading 8-3.

  • Bruins drop home pair to Bearcats

    Lancaster capped its pre-holiday home hoops slate, dropping a twin bill to Class AAAA foe Rock Hill High on Dec. 8.
    The Bearcats, who swept the Bruins Dec. 1 at the RHHS gym, did the same on their visit to LHS.
    The Rock Hill girls rallied for a 54-51 win and the Bearcats held on to top the Bruins, 39-37.
    u In the boys tilt, Rock Hill, on top 19-13 at the half, used a 10-7 run in the third period to forge a 29-20 lead on Lancaster with a quarter to go.

  • Bruins honor fall stars

    Lancaster High School blue and gold stars of Bruins’ fall sports shone bright one final time Dec. 9 in the LHS auditorium.
    LHS stars in football, cross country, girls tennis, girls golf, swimming and volleyball drew the spotlight at the annual event.
    The LHS fall awards night was sponsored by the Bruins Booster Club.
    Scott Michaw, a former Bruins athlete who is now director of the LHS Culinary Arts Department, provided refreshments following the awards.

  • LSS hosts Christmas Show Down...

    Lancaster Super Speedway, in the holiday spirit racing style, hosts the Christmas Show Down Mud Bog on Dec. 12 at 10:30 a.m.
    The event includes the ATVs, with a two-lap endurance race for the best time average for two laps.
    The payout for the ATVs is $100 for first place and $25 for second.
    The trucks/jeep event, in the 30-35 tire size class, has a $75 payout for first place and $25 for second.
    In the 35-40 tire size class, the top prize is $100 and $25 for second.

  • Camden grapplers capture annual...

    Camden compiled 168 points to capture the annual Mike Kersey Memorial wrestling tournament at Indian Land High School on Dec. 5.
    The CHS Bulldogs, who had four grapplers in the finals, captured one individual title and had three finish second and three others notch a third-place showing.
    Sun Valley of Union County, N.C., which had four firsts, was a close second with 164 points.
    Cheraw was third with 152.5 points, followed by Northwestern 142.5, White Knoll 133.5 and host Indian Land with 99 points.