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Today's Sports

  • Speedway hosting annual awards...

    Lancaster Motor Speedway will hosts its annual awards night on Saturday at the half-mile oval.

    Lancaster Speedway officials will honor the top five drivers from every division, plus some special awards.

    Barbecue plates, at $6.00 each, will be sold from 5-7 p.m. Entertainment will include music and the popular cornhole game.

    The infield gates open at 4 p.m., with free admission. LMS officials urge fans to bring youngsters, who can get their favorite drivers autograph.

  • Lady Jackets host tourney...

    The Buford High School volleyball team will host the Best in the Nest volleyball tournament on Saturday.

    The 10-team field features five teams in each pool. Pool A features South Pointe of Rock Hill, McBee, Ninety Six, Hartsville and host Buford.

    Pool B features York, Central High of Pageland, Piedmont, North Central and Lancaster. Play opens at 8:30 a.m., with the championship match at 6 p.m. The consolation match will also be at 6.

  • Belk's versatile lineman

    Lancaster High School’s 2010  homecoming week has a little different meaning for Bruins’ senior offensive lineman Dustin Belk.

    Belk, the six-foot, 265-pounder, is back to his trench roots this week as the LHS offensive line has been revamped in order to give the Bruins’ attack some needed punch in the running game.

    Belk, a four-year member of the LHS varsity and a three-year starter, launched his career at guard where he returned this week.

  • Robinson's clutch pick...

    Indian Land High senior Jarrell Robinson snuffed out a late Andrew Jackson drive with an interception at the one-yard line to preserve a 21-16 win in the Region IV-AA opener for both teams on Friday night.

    Robinson also ignited the No. 9 Warriors’ with a clutch 64-yard fake punt touchdown run on IL’s opening drive of the second half.

    “Jarrell Robinson made two big plays for us tonight,” Indian Land coach Mike Mayer said. “AJ had a good scheme for us tonight, but we prevailed to go 6-0 for the first time in school history.

  • Points crowns up for grabs in...

    Saturday night caps the 2010 Lancaster Motor Speedway season.

    The finale has the following divisions running Saturday: NDRA Crate Late Models, Crate Sportsman, Super Street, Pure Street, Super Stock 4, Young Guns V8 and Vintage.

    In the NDRA Crate Late Models, points leader Steve Davis has a 138-point lead over fan favorite Timbo Mangum.

    In the Crate Sportsman Division, Travis Payne has locked up the Crate Sportsman Division title for the second straight year.

  • Track caps season with exciting...

    Lancaster Motor Speedway capped its 2010 racing season with an exciting night of racing at the half-mile dirt oval Saturday night.

    The NDRA Crate Late Models front row had Justin Hobgood and Mike Huey.

    When the green flag dropped, Hobgood and Huey went into turns one and two side by side for the lead.

    Exiting turn two, it would be Huey with the lead over Hobgood, Steve Banal and Timbo Mangum.

    Huey, as the laps ticked off,  put some distance between himself and the rest of the field.

  • Tri-County Coaches Association...

     Three Lancaster County high school football players were among the honorees for their play in week seven at the weekly meeting of the Founders Federal Tri-County Football Coaches Association on Tuesday.

    Lancaster High School, fresh off a 17-7 comeback win over Rock Hill in the Bruins’ Region III-AAAA opener, was led by a pair of LHS defensive standouts, junior linebacker Derae Montgomery and senior defensive lineman Daniel Foster.

    Indian Land High’s Daniel Helms, a long snapper and offensive lineman, was also among the Warriors’ honorees.

  • Tri-County coaches honor county...

    Three Lancaster County high school football players earned honors at the week six meeting of the Founders Federal Tri-County Football Coaches Association.

    The county trio includes Lancaster High School’s Andre Foulks along with Indian Land High’s A.J. Gordon and Jarrell Robinson.

    Foulks, a junior, earned the Division I Defensive Player of the Week with 17 tackles, five sacks and two pressure passers in the Bruins’ 26-10 homecoming win over Blythewood High School on Friday.

  • Duo facing elite foes

    Lancaster and Indian Land will be battling the elite in their respective classes this week in high school football play.

    The Bruins and Warriors will each be taking on top teams who a year ago played for state titles.

    Lancaster and Indian Land will each be at home in these key games.

    The Bruins host Northwestern, while Indian Land will face Central in arguably the biggest football game at IL’s Reservation in a number of years.

    Andrew Jackson, coming off a road win, will be at home to face Cheraw in hopes of a happy AJ homecoming.

  • Junior Jackets swarm Andrew...

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