High School Sports

  • Vols cap Classic with shutout win

    KERSHAW – Andrew Jackson finished strong to cap the 13th annual Founders Kickoff Classic with a 17-0 win over Anson County, N.C., on Saturday night at AJ’s Volunteer Stadium.
    Senior southpaw quarterback Chas DeBruhl sparked the Vols, in their shutout.
    Buford, in the third period, edged McBee, 7-6.
    Lancaster, in the second quarter, dropped a 19-7 loss to West Mecklenburg and Indian Land opened play, falling to Monroe High School, 13-7.

  • Indian Land nets Good Samaritan Foundation volleyball crown

    The Indian Land High School Lady Warriors captured top honors among varsity teams in the first Good Samaritan Foundation Scholarship varsity volleyball championship tournament Saturday at Buford High School.
    The ILHS girls shared the spotlight with the Buford High School junior varsity volleyball team which won the jayvee title.
    Lancaster High School won the teachers tournament as part of the second annual Good Samaritan Foundation Scholarship tournament.

  • Buford High set to host second annual Good Samaritan Scholarship volleyball

    Buford High School will be the setting for the second annual Lancaster County Good Samaritan Scholarship Foundation volleyball tournament today at BHS, 4290 Tabernacle Road.
    The volleyball fundraiser, which begins in the BHS gym, is 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    The fundraiser features scrimmages between the four county junior varsity and varsity volleyball teams, and a friendly afternoon competition among teachers’ teams from Andrew Jackson, Buford, Indian Land and Lancaster high schools.

  • Teams set for Classic clashes

    After tonight, it all counts on the scoreboard, so the 13th annual Founders Kickoff Classic is the final tune-up heading into regular-season high school football play.
    Andrew Jackson High School hosts the annual jamboree, which features all four Lancaster County teams against different squads.
    Play opens with Indian Land High School battling Monroe High School (N.C.) at 6 p.m.
    Lancaster follows as the Bruins battle West Mecklenberg High School of Charlotte at 7 p.m.

  • Harrises, Davis continue track success with summer showing

    In the spring, Indian Land High School track stars DeShon Harris, DeVonte Harris and Marlin Davis earned statewide recognition as members of the state champion Class AAA 4 x 400 relay team.
    The trio, over the summer, has continued to shine, dashing to national honors.

  • Crenshaw bids to defend club title

    Lancaster High School sophomore golfer Trey Crenshaw has enjoyed his share of links success at the Lancaster Golf Club, and he will look for more this weekend.
    Crenshaw, a three-time medalist in the last four years for the Region III-AAAA golf champion Bruins, heads the field for the annual Lancaster Golf Club championship.
    Play in the two-day tournament opens Saturday morning and closes at mid-afternoon Sunday.
    Crenshaw is the defending club champion after dethroning five-time club champion Scott Roberts last August.

  • County schools launch football drills

    Lancaster County high school football teams kicked off drills with coaches encouraged by the early practices.
    Lancaster got the jump on the teams with a morning practice Friday to open a weekend mini-camp at the Rice Athletic Complex.
    Buford, Andrew Jackson and Indian Land followed with late afternoon practices Friday.
    Teams were back at it Saturday.
    Lancaster interim coach Marcus Surratt said the Bruins are working well with their early sessions.

  • Bruins hold first day of practice

    Lancaster High School football coach Marcus Surratt would’ve rather been on the practice field Friday morning watching the Bruins going through their first drills of the season, but first things first.
    The LHS coaching staff and returning varsity players were outside beneath a humid August sky, knee-deep in conditioning, fundamentals and schemes.
    Surratt, meanwhile, was sitting at a desk inside the Rice Building up to his neck in last-minute physical forms and permission slips that had just come in.

  • County teams set to kick off football practice

    All four Lancaster County high school football teams will start practice Friday in preparation for their 2019 season openers on Aug. 23.
    S.C. High School League rules restrict player contact on the first two days of practice, with drills limited to helmets, cleats, shorts and shirts.
    Teams add shoulder pads to practice sessions beginning Aug. 5, with full contact drills set for Aug. 7. The first preseason scrimmages are Aug. 8.

  • Annual Bear Hug Brawl set for Aug. 22

    The eighth annual Bear Hug Brawl, the annual junior varsity football jamboree, is Aug. 22 at Buford High School’s Jackets Stadium.
    Kickoff is set for 6:30 p.m.
    Teams competing include junior varsity football squads from Andrew Jackson, Buford, Indian Land and Lancaster high schools.
    Tickets are $5 prior to the day of the jamboree, or $6 at the gate. Students age 12 and under get in free.