Today's Sports

  • Yarboroughs tough customers on...

    Scan the Lancaster High School football roster and you won’t find the name Yarborough among the list of LHS players.

    That wasn’t the case from the mid-1960s to the mid-1970s when three Yarborough brothers – Dave, Bill and Thomas – played football for LHS.

    Dave was the oldest and handled the center duties for Dalton Rivers’ Blue Hurricanes in the mid-to-late 1960s. Bill followed in the late 1960s and graduated in 1971. Thomas rounded out the trio with his final season in 1976 under the late Marv Maxwell.

  • CPTC nets 38 ribbons in...

    The Columbus Parker Track Club opened its season, capturing 38 ribbons, including six firsts, in a meet with the Charlotte Flights in Charlotte.

    The Columbus Parker Track Club, a non-profit organization, is named for its late coach Columbus “Big Daddy” Parker.

    The club, which has been in operation for 25 years, is coached by Arthur Benjamin and D. Spratt-Ingram. Tyger Ingram and Eugene Wallace serve as the CPTC assistants.

    The team, which has 72 registered members this season, ranges in age from 6-18.

  • Banks, Crenshaw team to capture...

    Staff Reports

    The team of Trevor Banks and Garrett Crenshaw teamed to win the gross division title in the 2011 Fuzzy and Friends Edgewater Golf Classic on Saturday afternoon.

    Banks, a former Buford High School state champion golfer who now plays at the University of South Carolina Lancaster, teamed with Crenshaw, a member of the Buford High golf team, to card a 63.

  • Jones qualifies for Hershey...

    Staff Reports

    Herbert Jones III of Lancaster has qualified to compete in the Hershey Track and Field state meet.

    Hershey has sponsored track and field for the last 34 years, giving young athletes ages 9-14 the chance to compete in running, jumping and throwing.

    On April 30, Jones competed unattached at Richland Northeast High School in Columbia at the Hershey Central District meet.

    Jones advanced to state, placing second in the 1600-meter run and third in the 800-meter run.

  • Warriors honor ace IL athletes



    INDIAN LAND – Indian Land High School senior stars Breyon Williams and Mariah Williams earned top honors at the annual Warriors’ all-sports banquet on Monday night in the school gym.

  • Seniors win; Juniors stay...

    The Lancaster Post 31 senior team survived in a slugfest to post its first win of the 2011 Legion baseball season on Tuesday night in York.

    The Post 31 seniors, with a five-run ninth-inning rally, snapped a 12-all draw for a 17-12 League V victory over host Post 66.

  • Dirt Diamonds win Lexington...

    The Dirt Diamonds 12U girls traveling softball team cleaned up in the Come Bat For Measles softball tournament sponsored by the American Red Cross in Lexington last weekend.

    The Dirt Diamonds posted a 9-1 record, which included a 7-1 bracket mark after going 2-0 in pool play.

  • Bonus money for two divisions...

    Lancaster Motor Speedway will host seven divisions of racing, with the highlight Saturday night a $200 bonus for first place in the NDRA GM Performance Late Models and Crate Sportsman Division.

  • Fork Union signs Trapps



    Fork Union Military Academy sports a history of helping athletes reach their full potential.

  • Post 31 seniors drop opener;...

    The Lancaster Post 31 American Legion senior team came up short in its 2011 baseball opener, but the juniors were impressive in their debut.

    The senior team, playing host to Fort Mill, dropped a 15-13 loss to Post 43.