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Today's Sports

  • Seniors prevail in annual Buford...

    The seniors took top honors in the fifth annual Buford High School powder puff football game held during the week of the annual BHS homecoming, Sept. 24-28.

    The game is the major fundraiser for the Future Educators Association at Buford High School. Each team included 20 players.

  • Kershaw area hunter education...

    From release

    The Lancaster Soil and Water Conservation District, the SC Department of Natural Resources and Town of Kershaw have planned a hunter’s education class on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Kershaw Country Club (at the Kershaw Golf Course). The class will be taught by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources for ages 12 and older.

    The class is free. Snacks and drinks are allowed.

    Students may bring their own lunch, or leave for lunch and return if they have transportation.

  • Area sports notes 10/31/12

    Big Thursday golf tournament
    The annual Big Thursday Scholarship golf tournament with proceeds going to scholarships for county University of South Carolina Lancaster and Clemson students will be held Nov. 15, with a noon shotgun start.
    Area golfers are needed for the Clemson (eight slots) and Carolina (eight slots) teams.
    The tournament is a two-man best ball with handicap.
    To enter, call Larry Honeycutt at (803) 283-8387 or (803) 246-0021.
    The entry fee is $50 per golfer.

  • Tri-County honors four county...

    RICHBURG – Four Lancaster County high school football players were honored at the weekly meeting of the Founders Federal Tri-County Football Coaches Association on Tuesday afternoon.

    Lancaster High School players Kaderrious Jackson and Quinshun Evans were saluted for their play, along with Indian Land High School’s Curtis Groll and Jimmy Locklear.

    Jackson, the LHS senior quarterback, was named the Division I Offensive Player of the Week for his play in the Bruins’ home loss to Rock Hill at Memorial Stadium.

  • Game directions

    LHS at South Pointe
    From Lancaster, take U.S. 521 North to S.C. 5 West just below Andrew Jackson State Park. Follow S.C. 5 West into Rock Hill to U.S. 21. Turn left and follow to State Road 250 and turn right. Follow State Road 250 to Neely Road and turn left and follow Neely Road to South Pointe High School. Stadium is on campus. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m.

  • Unsung heroes

    Lancaster
    Quinshun Evans had 14 tackles, which included two unassisted hits, five first hits and seven assists. David Hilton had a solid game for the Bruins with nine tackles, one unassisted, four first hits and three assists, a sack and a 44-yard interception return for a touchdown.

  • County teams focus on playoffs,...

    Playoffs and pride are the focal points in week 11 play for Lancaster County high school football teams.
    Buford, Andrew Jackson and Indian Land are looking to the upcoming Class AA Upper State playoffs.
    Lancaster High School, out of the playoff picture in Class AAAA, is playing for pride this week.

    In games this week, Lancaster caps its 2012 season with a Region III-AAAA road game at South Pointe High School of Rock Hill.

    Buford, with a first-round bye in the Class AA Upper State Div. II playoffs as the third seed, is idle this Friday.

  • Lady Volunteers roll on

    KERSHAW – The Andrew Jackson High Lady Volunteers continued their postseason volleyball roll Monday in the AJ gym.

    Region IV-AA foe Chesterfield High School, the runner-up team to the region champion Lady Vols this season, was the latest AJ volleyball playoff victim.

    The Andrew Jackson girls, who haven’t lost a game in their three postseason sweeps, downed the Lady Rams – 25-21, 25-20 and 25-23.

  • Radakovich new Tigers' AD

    CLEMSON – Dan Radakovich, director of athletics at Georgia Tech, was introduced Monday (Oct. 29) as Clemson University’s new AD, concluding a three-month national search that drew more than 30 candidates.

    In announcing the decision, Clemson President James F. Barker described Radakovich as the right person to build on the strong foundation created under the leadership of current AD Terry Don Phillips, who announced his plans to retire in August.

  • Ussery's tough for Vols

     

       

    KERSHAW – U.S. seventh president Andrew Jackson, known as “Old Hickory” for his toughness, would take pride in AJ High senior two-way performer Cody Ussery.