Community Sports

  • Veterans lead junior golfers in opener
      Veteran players paced play in the 20th annual Lancaster chapter of the S.C. Junior Golf Association season opening tournament Monday, June 9 at the Lancaster Golf Club. Brady Hinkle, a Lancaster High School all-region golfer, led the boys 13-14 age division with a one-under 71 from the white tees.
  • Brewers select Pelham
      Former Lancaster High School baseball standout C.D. Pelham was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 25th round of the annual Major League Baseball Draft on Saturday, June 7.
  • Dixie Baseball honors top performers
        Lancaster Dixie Baseball honored top players, coaches and teams at the annual LDB Awards Day at the Wylie Park Complex on Saturday, June 7.
  • CPTC nets 46 medals at LR meet
      The Columbus Parker Track Club earned 46 medals at a meet held at Lower Richland High School in Hopkins earlier this spring. The CPTC, a Lancaster youth track team, was led by Rekia Polk and Alexanderia Williams who had two firsts each in the meet.
  • LJGA opens 2014 season Monday
     The Lancaster chapter of the S.C. Junior Golf Association launches its 20th season with the 2014 opener at the Lancaster Golf Club on Monday, June 9. The Lancaster chapter of the S.C. Junior Golf Association is open to youth golfers, ages 6-18 who must be enrolled in school.
  • Mrs. Paul, Coach Watson top-notch folks
      The old heartstrings received a strong tug the notable week in mid-May with the news of the passing of Mrs. Barbara Paul and coach Joe Watson Sr. In a nutshell, we lost a pair fine people.
  • Juniors ignite early, club Clover
      The Lancaster Post 31 junior baseball team ignited early and rolled to a shutout win to improve to 4-2 on the 2014 season. The junior team, coming off a 2-1 victory over York Post 66 in a pitchers’ duel, broke out the bats to blast Clover Post 38, 11-0 on Thursday night, June 5 at Eggleton Field.
  • Thornwell honored twice at Gamecock Gala
      Former Lancaster High School basketball star Sindarius Thornwell was among the honorees at the recent Gamecock Gala. The event, held at the Colonial Life Arena, honored University of South Carolina student-athletes for their accomplishments during the 2013-14 campaign.
  • Juniors edge York, 2-1
      The Lancaster Post 31 junior team captured a tight win to up its record to 3-2 on Tuesday, June 3. The Lancaster juniors, in their home opener at Eggleton Field, snapped a 1-1 tie with a single run in the bottom of the sixth to take the 2-1 win over York Post 66.
  • Francis Marion signs Hannah Knight
      FLORENCE – Francis Marion University softball coach Stacey Vallee has announced the addition of three transfers from Spartanburg Methodist College, including former Buford High School softball star Hannah Knight.