Today's Sports

  • Coaches honor county quartet for...

    Four Lancaster County high school football players received top honors at the week five meeting of the Tri-County Football Coaches Association on Tuesday, Sept. 29 at the Front Porch Restaurant in Richburg.
    Two Lancaster High School players and a pair of Indian Land players were spotlighted during voting for the Division II awards for the participating Class A, AA and AAA schools.
    Lancaster, which improved to 5-0 with a 42-12 home win over Lewisville High School, was paced by senior offensive lineman Graham Banks and senior defensive back DeMonte Bell.

  • LHS swimmers dominate Hartsville...

    The unbeaten Lancaster High School girls team and the LHS boys, 14-1, dominated at the Hartsville Invitational in Hartsville on Saturday, Sept. 26.
    The LHS girls, unbeaten for the second straight season, topped the girls field with 176 points.
    The Lady Bruins were  followed by West Florence 141, Wilson High School 78, Governor’s School 77, South Florence 8 and host Hartsville 4.
    In the boys meet, Lancaster rolled up 202 points to win the meet.

  • Region play in full focus

    Lancaster launches the “second season,” while Buford and Indian Land continue region play and AJ steps away from non-league play to highlight week six in county high school play.
    Lancaster, capping a three-game home stretch, will open Region III-AAA as the Bruins host Chester.
    Buford, 2-0 in Region IV-AA play, will seek to keep its spotless league mark intact as the Jackets host Cheraw.
    Indian Land, 4-1, 1-1, hits the road in region play as the Warriors venture to Pageland to face Central High, 1-4, 1-1.

  • LSS's 2015 final points...

    Rain washed out racing action Saturday, Sept. 26, and the race has been rescheduled for Saturday, Oct. 3.
    The race is the final points race for the 2015 LSS season.
    Divisions running will be the Faith Funderburke Realty Super Stock, paying $500 to win, $50 to start, with a $100 bounty on Brandy Baker.
    If Baker chooses to start in the rear of the field for the main event and if he wins the race, he will collect the $100 bounty.

  • Jackets blitz Knight in 40-6 rout

    BOONETOWN – Behind a balanced offensive attack and a punishing defense, Buford cruised to their first road win of the season, defeating the North Central Knights, 40-6 Friday night in Boonetown.
    Buford pushed its record above .500 (3-2) to give the Jackets a perfect 2-0 mark in Region IV-AA play.
    Buford senior quarterback Scotti Moser threw for 149 yards and two TDs and the Jackets’ ground attack churned out another 143 yards.

  • Bruins lash Lions, 42-12

    Lancaster High head football coach Bobby Collins was happy for the win, a 42-12 victory over Class A Lewisville, but at the same time used the game as an example.
    The ninth-ranked Bruins, 5-0, rolled in the second half after starting a little slow in the 30-point win on Friday, Sept. 25 at Memorial Stadium.

  • Eagles soar to down Vols, 27-7

    KERSHAW –  Central of Pageland extended its winning streak to 22 games over Andrew Jackson, 27-7 Friday night at Volunteer Stadium.
    The Eagles’ D.J. Drake slashed the Volunteer defense for 138 yards and three touchdowns in what turned out to be the difference maker for the Eagles.
    The game was knotted 7-7 at the half, but the Eagles’ defense shut down the Volunteers in the second half.

  • Rams roll in victory over...

    CHESTERFIELD – It’s not how you start, it’s how you finish is cliche, but there is a good reason for that; it’s the truth.
    Never was it proven as well as Friday night when Indian Land faced Chesterfield at CHS in Region IV-AA.
    The Warriors Lee Massey returned the opening kick off 85 yards for a quick score, but the Rams would outscore Indian Land 48-7 for the rest of the first half, and Chesterfield cruised to a 61-30 region win.

  • LHS swimmers win region crown

    The Lancaster High swim team swept a three-way meet and in the process captured its second straight Region III-AAA title.
    The LHS swimmers swept Class AAAA York and Class AAA region foe South Pointe on Thursday in Rock Hill.
    The LHS team topped York, 202-92 and South Pointe, 189-131.
    The Lancaster girls defeated York, 100-48 and South Pointe, 102-58.
    The LHS boys downed York, 102-44 and South Pointe, 87-73.
    The Lancaster swimmers competed in the Hartsville Invitational at the Hartsville YMCA on Saturday, Sept. 26 at 9:30 a.m.

  • Lady Jackets top AJ in region...

    The Buford Lady Yellow Jackets stayed unbeaten in Region IV-AA volleyball  play this week, posting a road win over Andrew Jackson.
    The Lady Jackets, with their second win over rival AJ, were coming off a runner-up finish in the 12-team Carolina Challenge at North Central High School on Saturday, Sept. 19.
    Buford, seeking to stay unbeaten in league play, hosted North Central in Region IV-AA volleyball play on Thursday, Sept. 24.
    AJ, 4-3, has dropped losses to Buford and North Central in league play this season.