Today's Sports

  • News salutes 2012's best



    Three talented county performers are The Lancaster News’ 2012 Athletes of the Year.

  • Lady Jackets rip Devils in...



    The Buford High School Lady Jackets were impressive in launching defense of their title in the annual Comporium Christmas Classic at Andrew Jackson High School on Thursday, Dec. 28.

  • Bruin wrestlers look to improve

     Lancaster High second-year wrestling coach Leon Boulware has been pleased with the work of the LHS grapplers for the better part of the 2012 season, but not their latest mat outing.

  • Bruins down Bulldogs

    WINNSBORO – The Lancaster Bruins opened play in the first Breast Cancer Awareness basketball tournament with a win over Class AAA Camden on Wednesday, Dec. 26.

    LHS, 7-5, used a strong start to open the second half to gain the 48-37 win over the Bulldogs in the afternoon session at Fairfield Central High School in Winnsboro.

  • After the holidays, let your...

    Instead of letting your Christmas tree take up space in a landfill this year, state natural resources officials suggest giving it a second life by putting it to good use for fish or wildlife.

     In the state’s rural areas, discarded Christmas trees can be put to good use as erosion control or as brush piles to provide resting and escape cover for small animals.

    In addition to benefiting small game such as quail and rabbits, brush piles constructed of Christmas trees can help birds such as sparrows, towhees and wrens.

  • Playmakers, big hitters head all...



    Big-play performers and big hitters highlight The Lancaster News’ 2012 all-county defense.

  • All-county offense sports big-...



    Big-play performers highlight The Lancaster News’ 2012 all-county offense.

    The TLN offense is paced by Lancaster County Player of the Year Josh Mullens of Buford High School.

  • IL Warriors go 2-1 to place...

    The sixth-ranked Indian Land Warriors were impressive in capping play in the Clover Optimist Classic at Clover High School on Saturday, Dec. 22.

    The Warriors, 10-2, rolled to a 61-36 win over Class AA foe Blacksburg High School on Saturday afternoon to give the IL boys a 2-1 tournament record in the three-day event.

  • High school holiday hoops begin...



    The Lancaster High School and Buford High Schools boys teams will get the jump on holiday hoops play today, Wednesday, Dec. 26.

  • BHS duo sweeps honors



    The 2012 Lancaster County high school football season belonged to the Buford High School Yellow Jackets.