Today's Sports

  • Rams spoil AJ Vols homecoming...

    For The Lancaster News
    KERSHAW – Chesterfield sprinted to a quick 21-0 first quarter lead and never looked back as the Rams spoiled Andrew Jackson’s homecoming, 48-13, Friday night in Kershaw.
    CHS quarterback Dillon Rivers threw five touchdown passes, completing 23 of 31 for 398 yards. David Grant snared nine passes, including three TDs. Chuck Jackson caught eight passes for 185 yards and a touchdown. Quan Watson rushed for 71 yards on eight carries, including two touchdowns.

  • Blue Eagles soar by Bruins

    For The Lancaster News
    CLOVER – The Clover Blue Eagles only wanted one thing for the 2013 homecoming – the first football win in 26 tries. They got it. Clover was dominant in its 42-21 win.
    The Blue Eagles (1-7, 1-3) put the pedal to the floor and didn’t let up. Clover, from the wing T formation, rolled up 304 yards on the ground and added another 138 through the air. Clover’s first win in three years came at the expense of Lancaster’s fifth straight loss.

  • Buford falls to Cheraw on Senior...

    Gregory A. Summers
    Two yards may as well be 100 for a team in the midst of a scoring drought.
    That notion rang as clear as the Cheraw sideline bell on Friday night when Buford High School fell to the Braves, 19-0, in region play.
    After time expired, the only thing Yellow Jackets football coach Mike Wells could do was stare at the same field shaking his head in the same fashion as BHS senior Troy Cunningham.
    Chances were there, but Buford just couldn’t finish.

  • Eagles down Warriors in Friday...

    Heath Joplin
    For The Lancaster News
    PAGELAND – The Indian Land Warriors took to the road Friday night hoping to notch their first road win of the year and also their first region win as well. That road however, led to Central High School of Pageland, where the Eagles once again are in the midst of yet another stellar season, defeating IL, 38-7.
    History also was not on the side of the Warriors. Entering the game, Indian Land was 0-7 in the last seven meetings with Central, giving up an average of 38 points per contest.

  • Warriors players, Vols'...


    RICHBURG – Four Lancaster County football standouts were honored for their week seven play at the weekly meeting of the Tri-County Football Coaches Association on Tuesday, Oct. 14.

    The ace quartet included three Indian Land High School football players and one from Andrew Jackson High School.

  • Lady Vols rebound to top Eagles



    The Andrew Jackson Lady Volunteers volleyball team rebounded from their 3-1 loss to North Central High School in the Dig Pink to defeat Central High of Pageland.

  • IL's Thomas plays tough

     INDIAN LAND – Indian Land High School senior linebacker Chad Thomas will tell you offense is not for him, but Warriors’ coach Mike Mayer has a unique way of describing his role with the IL defense.

  • Area drivers to run at Cherokee...


    With Lancaster Super Speedway racing over for the 2013 season, some other area tracks are still running into the fall campaign.

    The nearest track to Lancaster will be Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney.

  • North Central prevails in annual...


    North Central finished in the pink on its Dig Pink high school volleyball event on Monday, Oct. 14 at the Lady Knights’ gym.

    The Lady Knights, ranked fifth in the latest Class AA state volleyball poll, posted a 3-1 win over third-rated Andrew Jackson.

  • Teams bid to rebound


    It’s rebound week for Lancaster County high school football teams as week eight unfolds.

    All four county teams, after going winless in week seven, will be seeking to get on track in region play.