Today's Sports

  • Fast-starting Bishops dash Lady...


    LEXINGTON – Andrew Jackson gave it a shot, but Bishop England had too much firepower.

    The B-E Lady Bishops swept to their 14th straight Class AA state volleyball championship, downing Upstate champion Andrew Jackson, 3-0 at White Knoll High School on Saturday, Nov. 9.

    The 39-7 Lady Bishops also extended their national record for state crowns, posting No. 24.

  • Eddins’ decision good move for...


    KERSHAW – Dustin Eddins’ uncertainty about playing football has been transformed into a sure-handed receiver.

    Eddins, at the urging of AJ football coaches and players, joined the team prior to the Volunteers’ 2013 opener and has developed into a key receiver in the AJ offense.

  • Lady Vols net Upstate title


    KERSHAW – A clutch run has the Andrew Jackson Lady Volunteers state-bound.

  • North disc golf team defeats...


    Students and parents from Lancaster hosted the Elon Park Elementary School Disc Golf Club in a competitive meet at the North Elementary School Disc Golf Course.

    The format featured a nine-hole round of stroke play followed by a round of best shot pairs competition.

  • Early blitz sparks Rucker to 36-...


    The Rucker Rams used an early surge to highlight a sweep of Lancaster area middle school rival South on Wednesday, Oct. 30.

    The quick-striking Rams scored 28 points in the first four minutes to key Rucker to a 36-0 win over the rival Mustangs.

  • Lady Vols win Upstate title

    The Andrew Jackson Lady Volunteers are bound for the Class AA state volleyball championship after capturing the Class AA Upper State crown with a 3-1 win over Ninety Six High of Greenwood County on Wednesday night, Nov. 6 in the AJ gym.

    The AJ victory sends the Lady Vols to face Bishop England of Charleston for the Class AA state crown at White Knoll High School in Lexington where the match begins at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9.

    AJ, in front of a packed gym, prevailed over the stubborn Lady Wildcats, 25-10 before Ninety Six came back to win, 26-24.

  • Lady Vols deck Knights for...


    Andrew Jackson High School volleyball coach John Verdugo’s long-sought win over North Central High School couldn’t have been more timely.

    Verdugo, the Lady Volunteers’ fourth-year volleyball coach, saw his team respond in the clutch for his first-ever win over the Lady Knights.

  • Playoffs, pride on the line


    November high school football means playoffs and pride.

    For the Lancaster County Class AA high schools, it’s all about the postseason.

  • Tri-County coaches honor four...


    RICHBURG – Four Lancaster County high school football standouts – two in each division – were saluted for their week 10 play at the weekly meeting of the Tri-County Football Coaches Association meeting.

  • Thompson tops field in annual...


    Terry Thompson, who ran a 20:18, topped the field at the annual Run with the Bruins held Saturday, Oct. 26 at Lancaster Memorial Stadium.

    Chaz McLaughlin ran a 21:09 and Phil DeWalt posted a 21:10.