.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's Sports

  • Lady Bruins golfers top Foxes...

    The Lancaster High School girls golf team defeated Hartsville High School 204-219 on Monday to improve their record to 4-1.

    Haley Heath continues to dominate the matches, as the medalist with a nine-hole score of 39.

    Alexandria McCain and Carly Funderburk each posted a 54, while Rachel Hovis shot 57 and Carley Snyder had a 63.

    Amy Grant had the low score for the Hartsville Lady Red Foxes with a 51.

    The LHS girls face Nation Ford and Rock Hill next Monday at the Springfield Golf Course in Fort Mill.

  • Bruins' Roach, Cobb reap...

    Lancaster High School senior kicker Alex Roach and offensive lineman Seth Cobb earned honors at the weekly meeting of the Founders Tri-County Football Coaches Association.

    Roach, a first-year senior player, was 5-5 on extra points and drilled a 38-yard field goal in the Bruins’ 38-0 win over county rival Buford High School on Friday night at Memorial Stadium.

    Roach, who also handles the Bruins’ kickoffs, had two kicks to the end zone and two more inside the BHS 10-yard line.

  • Rivalry clashes Friday

    Rivalry games highlight week three of the Lancaster County high school football schedule.

    Lancaster, home for the second straight week, faces Buford in the annual clash.

    Andrew Jackson takes a short bus trip to Boonetown where the Vols battle the Knights in a clash of winless teams.

    Indian Land puts its 2-0 mark on the line as the Warriors hit the road for the first time in 2009 as IL visits Central of Pageland, 2-0.

    Lancaster puts its unbeaten record at stake as the Bruins face the Class A Jackets.

  • Track has colorful night of dirt...

    Children learn their colors in pre-school, or simply by watching “Sesame Street.” They surely would have learned their colors Saturday night when the American Air Heating and Cooling All-Star Race rolled into the Lancaster Motor Speedway. The race had a little bit of green, some red, even a few shades of blue and yellow aplenty.

  • Sutton registers 40th victory in...

    “T” Sutton recently reached a youth golf milestone, posting his 40th win in three and half years of playing competitive junior golf.

    Sutton posted his 40th win in a U.S. Kids Golf tournament at Etowah Valley Country Club in Hendersonville, N.C.

    Sutton, a Buford Elementary third grader and a member of the Lancaster chapter of the S.C. Junior Golf Association, captured the boys age 8 division at the U.S. Kids Golf tournament.

    The field included seven other golfers from Tennessee and the Carolinas.

  • Foursome's 15-under tops...

    The winning foursome in the annual Founders Rotary Club golf tournament shot a 15 under to take a two-shot victory on Thursday afternoon at the Lancaster Golf Club.

    The team of Ray Rainey, Jay Rainey, Lynn Martin and Dean Faile combined on a 57 to take the win in the event sponsored by the Lancaster Breakfast Rotary Club and the Lancaster Lunch Rotary Club.

    The winning effort included an eagle on No. 16. The team shot six under on the front and carded a nine under on the back nine.

  • Truesdale leads by example

    Lancaster High School head football coach Bennie McMurray said a host of adjectives aptly describe Bruins’ senior running back Zed Truesdale.

    One quality McMurray stresses is that Truesdale, a three-sport athlete, sets a good example.

    “We tell our players to lead by example,” McMurray said. “Zed is a senior leader and role model to our younger players. He works hard in the weight room and does all the little things you have to do.”

    Truesdale, a six-foot, 185-pounder, has even learned from himself.

  • LCPRC honors summer basketball...

    A summer basketball program held at the Springdale Recreation Center was a success, according to program supervisor Dennis Brown.

    The five-week program drew 60 participants who ranged in age from 10-16.

    “We felt the program went well,” Brown said. “The idea was that we didn’t have any coaches in the league, but the program was designed to instill basketball knowledge instead of having someone on the sidelines thinking for the players.

  • Lady Bruins tennis team tops FM

    The Lancaster High School Lady Bruins tennis team improved to 2-0 with a win Tuesday night over Fort Mill High School.

    The Lady Bruins prevailed 5-2 with a strong performance from Morgan Gardner as well as comeback wins from Sarah Gilreath and the doubles team of Carley Adams and Katherine Lalla.

    Results:

    Morgan Chumney (FM) def. Lyndsey Hegler (L)  6-0, 6-0.

    Morgan Gardner (L) def. Mady Katz (FM) 6-3, 6-1.

    Sara Hicks (L) def. Kayla Blackley (FM) 6-1, 6-4.

    McKenzie Blanton (L) def. Ali Jensen (FM) 6-2, 6-1.

  • Bruins’ Truesdale, IL...

    For the second straight week, Lancaster High School senior running back Zed Truesdale, who has rushed for 434 yards in two games, has been honored by the Founders Federal Tri-County Football Coaches Association.

    Truesdale ran for 211 yards and three touchdowns in the Bruins’ 38-28 home win over Fort Mill High School on Friday night. Truesdale earned the Class AAAA Offensive Player of the Week for the second straight week. This week, he shared the honor with Rock Hill’s Jamal Tyler. Truesdale won the award outright in week one.