Today's Sports

  • Piranhas post first swim win

    The Lancaster Piranhas posted their first swim win in the Metrolina League, taking a 309-273 victory over the Rock Hill Country Club Dolphins.
    Lancaster was led by Taylor Teague, Makenzy Mills and Samuel Page who had three wins each in the win over the RHCC Dolphins.
    Isabella Thorpe, Bristol Glenn, Titus Trammell, Amelia Wright, Reece Earl, Tamra Tipton and Alaina Houghtaling had two wins apiece in the Piranhas win.

  • Post 31 at home tonight

    Lancaster Post 31 will be home tonight at it hosts Rock Hill Post 34 in a League V baseball clash at Eggleton Field.
    The game tonight is the second meeting of the season between Lancaster and Rock Hill.
    Lancaster, which entered the week with a 2-2 record in League V play, downed Post 34 in the first contest, taking a 12-2 victory in Rock Hill last month.
    In that game, Evan Flynn smashed a two-run home run and Druw Rollings drilled a solo home run to spark the 10-run win in seven frames.

  • Andrew Baker posts two wins at...

    A return to racing at Lancaster Super Speedway featured some of the top action of the 2016 season.
    Veteran driver Andrew Baker highlighted the night, taking two wins.
    u The Montgomery Towing Super Stock main event front row had Matthew Cauthen and Brandy Baker.
    At the green flag, Brandy Baker, Cauthen, Andrew Baker and Justin Norwood roared into turn one battling for the lead.
    Some early race cautions halted action, but once the race got rolling, it was Cauthen, Brandy Baker, Andrew Baker and Norwood in a lead battle.

  • Langley nets first Super Late...

    Josh Langley was all smiles Saturday night after capturing his first career Super Late Model win with the Ultimate Super Late Models Power Satellite 40 at Toccoa Raceway in Georgia.
    Langley’s Super Late Model checkers earned him $4,000 with the 40-lap victory at the Georgia track.
    “It was good to win and I’m thrilled to get that first one,” Langley said. “We have had our share of tough luck, so this win really was exciting.
    “It was great to get the win at a tough track and against a top field.”

  • Dixie Baseball stars open...

    The Lancaster Dixie Baseball A (6U) stars will open play in the District 2 tournament in Union at the Timken Sports Complex June 16.

    The tournament continues to June 18.

    The Lancaster Dixie Baseball A League (6U) all-stars are Lance Whitaker, Malkome Frye, Kaylen Waiters, Kamryn Cloud, Jaziel Campos, Emmanuel Noguera, Grayson Plyler, Dax Funderburk, Colt Funderburk, Caden Timmons, Brendan Belcher and Harley Kennington.

  • Piranhas fall to Tega Cay...

    The Lancaster Piranhas dropped a 593-217 loss to Tega Cay in the team’s first meet in the new Metrolina League on Tuesday.

    Isabella Thorpe and Taylor Teague led the Lancaster swimmers with three wins each.

    Bristol Glenn, Amelia Wright, and Samuel Page had two wins apiece.

    Emmie Grace Johnson, Brayden Russell, Reece Earl, Tamra Tipton, Makenzy Mills and Alaina Houghtaling each had one first-place finish.

  • Juniors open golf play

    The Lancaster chapter of the S.C. Junior Golf Association opened its 21st season Monday at the Lancaster Golf Club with a competitive field.

    Buford High School golf standout “T” Sutton and Michael Long each posted a 76 to tie for the top spot in the boys 15-18 division.

    Sutton, an all-state golfer for the Yellow Jackets, had two birdies and 10 pars over 18 holes. Long notched a birdie and 12 pars.

  • Miles set for all-star play

    Buford High School baseball star Eric Miles is beachbound for a weekend of elite baseball play.

    Miles will be among the state’s diamond best, playing in the annual North-South AllStar baseball game in Myrtle Beach this weekend.

    Miles, who signed with Presbyterian College in the fall, will play for the North Class AA-AAA all-star team at the Ripken Experience.

    Miles, an ace right-hander, is coming off a banner senior campaign where he was 7-1 with 88 strikeouts in 62 innings of mound work with 10 walks.

  • Post 31 rallies for split with...

    Lancaster Post 31 capped a long night with a walk-off home win in extra innings Wednesday.

    P-31, in the nightcap of a League V twin bill at Eggleton Field, avoided a diamond nightmare – getting swept – with a 4-3 win over Fort Mill Post 43.

    P-43 opened the doubleheader with a 5-3 win in nine innings.

    Regulation Legion baseball games are nine innings, with doubleheaders each seveninning contests.

  • CPTC strong in state qualifier

    The Columbus Parker Track produced an outstanding performance at S.C. state qualifier with 21 medals. 
    The state qualifier was June 4-5 at Eastside High School in Taylors.
    Nygel Moore, 13, was the boys top winner with three gold medals.
    Top medal winner for the girls was Keanna McDuffie, 14.
    She won gold in the javelin and earned a silver medal for the race walk to help position the CPTC for a third-place ranking in the girls age 14 division.