Today's Sports

  • 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.

  • NC Wolves sign Carnes

    Buford High School has added another strong link to Newberry College football.
    Jackets’ star offensive and defensive lineman Brandon Carnes is joining the scarlet and grey line to the South Atlantic Conference school,  a member of NCAA Div. II.
    He made it official Monday in the school’s conference room, signing with the Wolves.
    Earlier this year, Carnes’ senior teammate, ace defensive back Christian Catledge, signed to play at Newberry.

  • Jackets top Vols to open region...

    Buford launched its regular-season baseball season with a 9-5 Region IV-AA win over Andrew Jackson on Tuesday night.
    Andrew Caskey hurled the win, going four innings and allowing no runs, three hits and a walk. He fanned three.
    Andrew Jennings yielded four runs, a hit, hit a batter and walked two.
    Nick Bowers went 1.2 frames and gave up a run, three hits and fanned two. Christian Joplin pitched 1.1 innings and yielded a hit.

  • Thornwell earns SEC All-...

    Former Lancaster Bruins basketball star Sindarius Thornwell has been honored by the Southeastern Conference, selected to the SEC’s All-Defensive squad.
    Thornwell is a force on both ends of the court for the Gamecocks.
    Not only an offensive threat from both inside the lane and beyond the arc, he consistently guards the opponent’s top offensive threat on the defensive end.

  • Speedway to host car show,...

    Lancaster Super Speedway will be in high gear for track activity with family fun Saturday.
    The day opens with the annual LSS car show presented by Swankyville, Carolina Legacy All-Star Cheering Leading and Faith Funderburke Realty.
    The car show starts at 10 a.m. and closes at 2 p.m.
    All race cars and mud bog trucks need to be entered by 11 a.m. and judging begins at 11:30.
    Division sponsors for the car show are the following:
    Kenaki Karate – Crate Sportsman
    High Rollers Tower – Renegade