Today's Sports

  • Rotary Open victor posts narrow...

    The winning team in the annual Founders Federal Credit Union Rotary Open posted a narrow victory at the Lancaster Golf Club on Thursday.

    The winning foursome shot a 58 to edge out the runner-up team by a shot.

    The winning team included Bryan Forbis, Bucy Baker, Tom Sharp and Stephan Schonberg. They posted a 30-28 to top a 22-team field.

    Two teams tied for second, each carding a 59. The team of Matthew Hubis, Jerry Williams, Sunil Lalla and Skip Stutts took second after a playoff.

  • Pauling upbeat about Bruins...

    The 2010 season looks promising for Lancaster High School Bruins cross country team.

    “Our team is growing each year,” LHS coach Josh Pauling said. “In three years, we have doubled in size, which is very exciting. We are trying to build a consistent, winning program here and it’s very rewarding to see it grow and to see the kids really embrace not only cross country, but a lifestyle of running and healthier habits. This season our roster is up to 27 runners and we want it to continue to grow each year.”

  • Lancaster High girls golf team...

    The Lancaster High School girls golf team remained unbeaten at 5-0  as it continued consistent play in recent matches.

     On Sept. 7, the LHS girls defeated Fort Mill by 13 strokes, 191-204.  Haley Heath was again the field medalist with a nine-hole score of 39.  Alexandria McCain followed with a 43.  Carley Snider shot 53, Rachel Hovis 56, Carly Funderburk 57 and Madison Sullivan scored a 65.  Sara Allen led the way for Fort Mill with a 41.

  • County trio reaps Tri-County...

    Three Lancaster County high school football players were honored during the meeting of the Tri-County Football Coaches Association on Tuesday afternoon.

    The county trio included Lancaster High School senior defensive standout Daniel Foster along with Indian Land stalwarts A.J. Gordon and Chad Thomas.

    Foster led the Bruins’ 32-0 shutout of county rival Buford with 13 tackles, two sacks, three pressure passers and a caused fumble.

    Foster was named the Div. I Defensive Lineman of the Week.

  • Vols club Knights in 40-6 victory

    KERSHAW – Andrew Jackson coupled a punishing ground game with two long-scoring plays to whip North Central, 40-6 on Friday night at Volunteer Stadium.

    AJ sophomore Javaris Clyburn rushed for 113 yards and scored three touchdowns to lead the Vols in the 34-point win.

    AJ coach David Moore celebrated his second straight win, as the Vols improved to 2-1.

    “It was an ugly, ugly win, “said Moore.  “I salute Coach Clyburn and his staff. They did an excellent job of getting our offense out of our rhythm.”

  • Warriors' ground attack...

    INDIAN LAND – Indian Land grounded winless Whitmire in a 56-8 rout at the Reservation on Friday night.

    The 3-0 Warriors used a potent ground attack, which cranked out 331 yards on the ground, to post the 48-point victory.

    The Warriors are off to their best start since the 2005 campaign.

    Indian Land, behind the ace rushing tandem of Breyon Williams and Rondreas Truesdale, ignited for a 49-0 halftime lead and cruised to the lopsided win.

  • Bruins ignite, jolt Jackets

    BUFORD – An aroused Lancaster Bruins’ team roared in the second half for a 32-0 win over county rival Buford at Jackets Stadium on Friday night.

    Lancaster forged a 14-0 halftime lead, and took control in the final half to notch its second straight shutout of the Class AA Jackets.

    BHS battled for the better part of the night, but a late third period LHS spurt spelled doom for the host maroon and gold.

    Lancaster, after holding the Jackets on downs at its 29, struck from long range.

  • LHS tennis unbeaten with 7-0 win...

    The Lancaster High School Lady Bruins’ tennis team improved to 3-0 with a 7-0 win over Fort Mill at the Richards Tennis Complex at USCL.

  • LMS points on the line

    Lancaster Motor Speedway hosts seven exciting divisions on Saturday night at the half-mile dirt oval.

    Points will be on the line as only a handful of races are left on the 2010 schedule.

    The NDRA Crate Late Model points is a battle between Steve Davis and Timbo Mangum.

    Davis, saddled with bad luck lately, is only letting Mangum inch closer and closer.

    The Super Street is a battle between Steve Colgate and Joey Engelbrecht, only 12 points apart.

  • Rodgers big hitter for AJ

    Andrew Jackson senior defensive end Tyler Rodgers gets his share of hits.

    Rodgers, a stalwart in the Vols’ defense, can shoulder the load.

    Same can be said of Rodgers in the spring when he hit .479 as the Volunteers’ first baseman and reaped all-region honors for the playoff-bound Vols under first-year baseball coach Mike Lucas.

    Rodgers said he sees a similarity between the diamond and gridiron at AJ.