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Today's Sports

  • Lancaster game canceled

    Lancaster High School's road football game with Richland Northeast, slated to be played Thursday, has been canceled.

    A make-up date has not been set.

    Schools in Richland and Lexington counties will be closed today (Wednesday), Thursday and Friday, so no after-school activities – games or practices – are allowed. The closing of the schools come in response to the impact of Hurricane Matthew.

    Stay tuned for more reports related to the rescheduling of games and school-related activities.

     

  • Track’s championship night...

    LSS honored the track’s 2016 points champions Saturday night.
    The SECA Crate Late Models titlist is Benji Knight, and the Montgomery Towing Super Stock winner is Johnny Starkey. The Deal 1 Auto Sales SECA Crate Sportsman top spot went to “Wild Bill” Knight. The Cauthen Motors Renegade winner was “Burn ’Em Down” Steve Hinson, The Vintage champ was Ron Geehring, and the M&M Garage Extreme 4 winner was Chris Hinson.

  • Golf course generating more...

    KERSHAW – If play is an indicator, recent improvements at the Kershaw Golf Course are paying off.
    In July, 973 rounds of golf were played at the town-owned course. In August 1,185 rounds were played there. Through last Sunday, 787 golfers had played at the 18-hole course in September.
    And with an average of a little more than 40 playing each day, Kershaw Mayor Mark Dorman hopes the final number for September pushes 1,000.
    By comparison, the monthly average of golf rounds played in March, April and May was 934.

  • Bruins’ backers step up

    The team within the team for the Lancaster High School defense is its senior linebacker tandem – Casey Hegler and Desmond Ricks.
    “I’m glad to have those two seniors in there,” Lancaster High School third-year head coach Bobby Collins said. “You can build your program around those guys because they’re good, solid leaders and play hard. We play tough defense and they’re two reasons.”
    Ricks and Hegler are each two-year starters who have made a name for themselves.

  • Lady Vols continue solid...

    The Andrew Jackson High volleyball team pushed its record to 8-1 in region play, taking a 3-0 road win over Cheraw on Tuesday.
    The Lady Volunteers, battling a tough Cheraw team, capturing the win in three games, 25-18, 25-19, 25-10.
    The Lady Vols had a bye in the region schedule Thursday. AJ resumes region play on Tuesday at Chesterfield.
    AJ hosts Lee Central on Oct. 6 and faces Buford on Oct. 11 in the Lady Vols’ senior night.
    The AJ volleyball team, over the weekend, competed at Lexington High School in the Lexington Invitational tournament.

  • Playoffs decide LGC captain’s...

    Competitive play highlighted the field in the Lancaster Golf Club’s captain’s choice fall tournament on Saturday.
    The 10-team field of four-player teams saw playoffs decide all the winners in the 18-hole tournament.
    The team of Mike Brazzell, Garrett Hammond, Steve Harper and Ed Meyer won the overall title, taking first in a card playoff after posting a 57.
    Hammond sparked the winning team, carding a hole-in-one on number four.
    Hammond used an eight iron on the 149-yard shot.

  • LSS hosts points championship...

    The annual Lancaster Super Speedway points championship awards night highlights LSS action Saturday night.
    During intermission, the points championship trophies and various awards for the 2016 season will be presented to drivers.
    The night also features a full racing program.
    Divisions running will be SECA Crate Late Model, Montgomery Towing Super Stock, Deal 1 Auto Sales SECA Crate Sportsman, Cauthen Motors Renegade, U.S. Bonding Vintage and M&M Garage Extreme 4.

  • West Florence tops NCHS to win...

    West Florence High School defeated host North Central to win the 11th annual Carolina Challenge high school volleyball tournament at the NCHS Knights’ gym on Saturday afternoon.
    Following pool play, all 12 teams were ranked based on pool play earlier in the day.
    North Central was No. 1 followed by Indian Land, Lugoff-Elgin, West Florence, Governor’s School for Science and Math, Hartsville, Westminster Catawba of Rock Hill and Buford.
    Those were the top eight schools for the gold division.

  • Four county players earn grid...

    FORT MILL – Four Lancaster County high school football standouts representing three schools earned recognition for their week five play at the weekly meeting of the Tri-County Football Coaches Association meeting on Tuesday at the Towne Tavern in Fort Mill.
    Two Lancaster High School football players – Fred Reid and Markees Watts – were saluted for the Class AAAAA and AAAA awards.
    AJ’s all-purpose player Dalton “Tex” Haven and Indian Land’s Jeremy Montgomery were honored in the Class AAA, AA and A team awards.

  • Vols host; Bruins, IL travel

    Andrew Jackson is bidding for a happy homecoming, while Lancaster and Indian Land will be seeking road wins to launch region play.
    Week six of the 2016 Lancaster County high school football season has three games on tap with AJ the lone host.
    The Vols, 4-1, 2-0 in region play, will be at home to battle Cheraw.
    Lancaster and Indian Land will have the road map as part of their scouting report with away games to open their respective region play.