Today's Sports

  • Racing Report: Track hosts car...

    Lancaster Super Speedway, with Swankyville as host, opens the 2017 racing season with the annual LSS car show and open practice.

    The car show, which begins at 11 a.m. in the LSS grandstand parking lot, has been popular with the LSS drivers, fans and staff members.

    The car show provides the drivers a chance to display their new rides for the upcoming season, and the event also gives fans a chance to talk with and visit their favorite drivers.

  • Kershaw Golf Club annual tourney...

    The Kershaw Golf Course will hold its 2017 spring tournament to benefit the golf course March 18.

    Play opens at 10 a.m.

    The registration cost for the four-player captain's choice event is $55 per player, which includes greens fees, carts, two mulligans, a forward tee and lunch.

    First prize is four KGC memberships ($900-$1200 value), or $800 cash.

    The second-place team receives a prize not chosen by the winning team.

  • Roaring tribute: Bruin sculpture...

    The newest addition to the Lancaster High School softball program will be a fixture at the field.

    A seven-foot wooded Bruin sculpture, erected adjacent to the Lancaster dugout in memory of late Lady Bruins ace pitcher Jenna Cauthen, was unveiled and dedicated Wednesday night prior to the LHS girls’ home opener with county foe Buford High School.

  • 10U girls hoop stars earn state...

    The Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Commission 10U girls’ all-star basketball team is set to play in the state tournament in Bluffton this weekend after capturing the Central District championship last weekend in Columbia.

    The LCPRC 10U stars will play the Eastern District champion to open play in the state tournament.

    The Lancaster County 10U stars earned the bid to the state field with wins over East Columbia and Richland County last weekend.

  • Bruins rally, top Warriors

    The Lancaster Bruins won an extra-inning slugfest, topping county foe Indian Land, 12-11 at LHS’s Doomsday Corner on Wednesday night.

    Sergio Vazquez drilled a RBI-double to score C.J. Brown with the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning.

    Vasquez had two singles, a double and drove in three runs in the Bruins’ 14-hit attack.

  • Homers help Lady Bruins down...

    The Lancaster Lady Bruins made a special night extra special with a 3-1 win over county rival Buford at the LHS field.

    Prior to the Lancaster victory, a wooden Bruin bear sculpture was unveiled and dedicated in memory of late LHS player Jenna Cauthen, who played at LHS, 2000-05.

  • Buford girls down AJ in soccer...

    The unbeaten Buford High School girls soccer team improved to 3-0 on the season with a 2-0 win over the rival Andrew Jackson Lady Volunteeers on Tuesday night.

    Waverly Bundy opened the scoring in the first half at the 39th minute off a cross from Victoria Hinson.

    Emma Larson scored in the second half in the 54th minute off a throw in. BHS senior keeper Tory Knight recorded her third shutout of the season.

  • Lancers take two wins over Wake...

    The University of South Carolina Lancers took two of three games from the Wake Tech Eagles in a weekend series at the Lancaster High School baseball field.

    The Lancers, 20-4, rolled to a pair of lopsided wins over the Eagles on Saturday, winning 13-3 and 16-4 in games halted by the 10-run mercy rule.

    In the 10-run win, Tyrie Blalock led the Lancers with three hits, including a three-run home run, and drove in four runs.

  • Jackets edge Bruins in 2-1...

    The Buford High School soccer team avenged a 2-0 loss to Lancaster with a 2-1 win over the Bruins at Memorial Stadium on Tuesday night.

    BHS’s Bryton Davis opened the scoring with a redirected indirect kick/assist by fellow junior and center back William Ingram.

    The score stayed 1-0 until midway the second half, when Lancaster tied it up on a loose ball in front of the Buford goal. 

    LHS’s Grey Phillips scored on an assist from Isaac Williams.

  • Thornwell rockets to top

    Lancaster native and Gamecocks leader Sindarius Thornwell ascended another rung on the ladder of basketball stardom Tuesday, honored as Southeastern Conference Player of the Year in his senior season at USC.
    “I hollered when I heard the big news,” said Thornwell’s mother, Sharicka, who still lives in Lancaster. “Me and my son Tay were in the car a little after noon on Tuesday when we got the news. Tay said, ‘I knew it!’