Today's Sports

  • Volunteers making strides on the...


    A 5-16 record wouldn’t cause a rush of excitement for many high school wrestling teams, but it has AJ Vols mat coach Rob Tomalis happy at this point.

    The Vols, in their second season of prep wrestling, have broken through with five wins this season, including three in Region IV-AA competition.

  • Warriors surge late to top Braves


    The Indian Land Warriors opened Region IV-AA basketball play with a 58-50 win over the Cheraw Braves on Tuesday, Jan. 14.

    The IL boys’ win gave the Warriors a split after the Lady Warriors fell in the varsity opener.

  • Volunteers sweep Jackets



    KERSHAW – Andrew Jackson opened Region IV-AA basketball play with a bang on Tuesday, Jan. 14 in the Volunteers’ gym.

  • Rucker Rams sweep Mustangs


    The A.R. Rucker Rams, by different methods, took two from the rival South Middle School Mustangs on Tuesday, Jan. 14 in the Lancaster High School gym.

    The Rucker girls stayed unbeaten on the season with a 60-16 lopsided win over the Lady Mustangs in the opener.

  • Jackets edge Lions, 50-48


    RICHBURG – Buford, after dropping a tough loss in the closing seconds at Ben Lippen School of Columbia on Friday night, saw the plus side of a game-ending situation.

  • Lady Bruins swat Jackets


    The surging Lancaster Lady Bruins rolled to their fifth straight win, knocking off No. 9 Fort Mill High School at the LHS gym on Monday, January 13.

    The 10th-ranked Lady Bruins, 8-4, 5-0, swatted the Lady Jackets, 48-37 in the varsity opener.

  • SEC honors Thornwell as freshman...


    COLUMBIA – South Carolina freshman guard Sindarius Thornwell is the SEC Freshman of the Week after averaging 17.5 points, 4.5 rebounds and 1.5 assists against 10th-ranked Florida and LSU last week.

    The selection is Thornwell’s first-career player of the week honor.

  • Jackets' night tough at Ben...


    COLUMBIA – Buford’s return to the hardwood was a tough night for the visiting Jackets at Ben Lippen School of Columbia.

    The Jackets dropped a 51-50 loss to the unbeaten Falcons, and the Lady Jackets fell to the Lady Falcons, 40-29 on Friday, Jan. 10.

  • Fast-starting AJ girls pelt Lady...


    KERSHAW – The Andrew Jackson Lady Volunteers cruised to a second straight lopsided home win to cap non-region play Friday, January 10.

    The Lady Vols, No. 7 in the latest Class AA girls state poll, routed McBee, 66-30 after burying North Central, 64-4 on Tuesday night.

  • Lady Bruins ignite, roll


    FORT MILL – Coach Ronnie Robinson’s words to his team at halftime were to get moving.

    The Lady Bruins responded to post their fifth straight win – a 63-40 road basketball victory over Nation Ford High School of Fort Mill in the Falcons’ gym on Friday, Jan. 10.