BUFORD – It was closer, but Fort Mill again prevailed over Lancaster to capture the championship in the third annual Jackets Invitational Preseason basketball tournament.
Fort Mill, which defeated Lancaster 73-61 for the 2009 crown, captured a thrilling comeback win over the Bruins to notch the title.
Fort Mill’s Jaquan Dupree converted a three-point with 4.6 seconds left for Fort Mill’s only lead in the game, but it proved enough to give the Yellow Jackets a 64-63 win over the Bruins.
BUFORD – Six Buford High School standout football players have been honored by Conference IV-AA.
The Jackets players are the team’s selections to the 2010 all-region squad as chosen by the conference coaches.
Buford, 3-7, had one senior selection as veteran defensive back Seth Chapman was named to the all-region team.
Chapman notched 64 tackles, with two tackles for loss, a sack, two interceptions and six batted down passes this season.
Lancaster County will send three teams to the S.C. Athletic Programs state tournament in Rock Hill on Dec. 4 after the teams swept to Central District titles at the Melvin L. Steele Soccer Complex on Saturday.