Today's Sports

  • Warriors edge Stallions for...

    Indian Land completed a 4-0 run to win the annual Comporium Preseason Invitational baseball tournament, defeating South Pointe, 9-8 in the championship game Saturday night at Andrew Jackson High School.

    ILHS shortstop Daniel Gueldner, an all-tournament selection along with Warriors’ ace pitcher Nolan Bolt, drove in the winning run with a walk.

    Gueldner, on the day, had a hit, RBI, two walks and scored two runs.

  • Spencer’s HBP lifts Jackets by...

    Buford High School batter Spencer Funderburk took one for the team and it resulted in a 3-2 win over rival Lancaster High School at Buford Park on Monday night.

    Funderburk, with the bases loaded and two out, was hit by a pitch to force home Noah Vincent with the winning run in the victory over the Bruins.

    Ryan Moore, Dylan Sistare and Brett Sistare each had two hits to lead the Jackets’ attack. Moore drove in a run.

  • Buford girls win, go to 2-0

    The Buford High School girls soccer team upped its record to 2-0 with a 2-0 win over the Governors School on Friday night.

    Payton Howell scored the winning goal in the 27th minute off a cross from Victoria Hinson.

    Hinson scored the second goal in the second half at the 57th minute.

    Keeper Tory Knight posted her second shutout of the season.

    The Jackets played Andrew Jackson at home Tuesday.

  • Seth’s Giving Tree spring shoot

    The first Seth’s Giving Tree Spring Shoot is April 7 at Rocky Creek Sporting Clays in Richburg.

    Funds raised from the shoot will benefit the Seth Muennich Scholarship Fund through Seth’s Giving Tree.

    Seth Muennich is a former Buford High School football player who died as a result of an auto accident in 2011.

  • Former BHS trio playing at USC...

    Graham Williams

    For The Lancaster News

    A trio of Buford High School baseball teammates comprises nearly a third of University of South Carolina Union’s baseball team.

    Former Jackets Christian Joplin, Andrew Caskey and Cameron Jennings said the main reason they decided to play for the Bantams was because of their friendship formed at BHS and on the Jackets’ diamond under coach Eric Funderburk.

  • Buford Middle 2-1 in tourney

    Michael Knight

    For The Lancaster News

    The Buford Middle School baseball team went 2-1 in tournament play at Rock Hill over the weekend of Feb. 24-25.

    Buford opened play with a 6-2 win over Indian Land.

    BMS was led by a strong pitching performance from Kevin Wooden with five strikeouts. Evan Teague and Caleb Payne also worked the mound for BMS.

  • Bruin bear sculpture to be...

    The ping of the aluminum softball bat and the pop of the glove have been mixed with the sound of a chainsaw at the Lancaster High School softball diamond this week.

    Michael Blaine, a world-renowned chainsaw wood carver, has been working at the LHS field on a special project.

    Blaine has carved a 7-foot-tall Bruin Bear at the field where the final product will be unveiled Wednesday.

  • Experienced Warriors optimistic...

    The Indian Land High School baseball team has its share of experience and optimism as the Warriors enter their first season on the diamond in Class AAA.

    The Warriors, under third-year coach Joey Robinson, have a solid cast back from the 2016 team, which finished 15-12 and the district runner-up in Class AA.

  • Warriors earn title game bid

    Indian Land, unbeaten in three tournament pool games in the AJ bracket, earned a berth in the Comporium Preseason Invitational title game with an 8-0 win over Lancaster.

    The Warriors, behind the work of three hurlers who combined to allow a hit, topped the Bruins, 8-0 at Andrew Jackson High School on Thursday afternoon.

    Seth Bevans earned the win for the Warriors, working five innings, surrendering no runs, a hit and a walk.

    Bevans struck out five.

  • Bruins’ Nehemiah McGriff picked...

    Lancaster High School senior basketball star Nehemiah McGriff will cap his prep hoops career in grand style later this month.

    McGriff, a 6-foot-6 performer, has been selected to play in the annual North-South All-Star boys basketball game at Lexington High School on March 18.

    McGriff, who signed with Limestone College in the early signing period last fall, played four seasons of basketball for the Bruins.