Today's Sports

  • Sports Talk: Joe Hegler a...

    I was never happier to see Wofford win a football game than on Nov. 24 when the Terriers topped Elon, 19-7 in the FCS playoffs.
    Yes, it’s always good to see a state school prevail, especially in the postseason, but it goes beyond that fact.
    As many folks know that was the last football game the late Joe Hegler saw his beloved T-Dogs play. When it was over, Joe was tailgating with friends when he had a fatal heart attack. The ultimate ecstacy of winning and the emotional pain of a deep loss.

  • Vols down Warriors twice

    David Kellin
    For The Lancaster News

  • Lady Jackets roll over Red Devils

    Lorie Sellers
    For The Lancaster News

  • Rucker sweeps South in hoops

    The A.R. Rucker Rams rolled to a pair of impressive wins over the rival South Middle School Mustangs in the Lancaster High School gym on Tuesday night.
    The Lady Rams forged a 37-4 halftime lead and cruised to the 61-9 win over the Lady Mustangs.
    Riley Burton paced the Rams with 13 points. Na’Shani Mingo and Faith Stewart each hit 10 points. McKenzie Whitener netted eight and Logan Truesdale scored six.
    Angel Cousar, Lathan Truesdale and Zi’Asia Winfield each scored four points. Sencerity Ealy added two points.

  • Junior Jackets fall to PHS

    Parkwood topped Buford in boys’ junior varsity basketball, taking a 40-27 win over the Junior Jackets on Friday night.
    During the first quarter, the game was evenly matched, tied 6-all after one period of play.
    During the second quarter, Parkwood ignited to take a 17-13 halftime lead.
    Parkwood, coming out of the half, kept the foot on the gas pedal and continued to score at will against the Junior Jackets.
    Parkwood dominated the low post and boards for a 30-20 lead after three periods.

  • Heavy rain leads to rescheduled...

    Due to heavy rain over the weekend, Antioch Motor Speedway and Sumter Motor Speedway canceled their races.
    Antioch has rescheduled their race for the third straight weekend to Dec. 8. Sumter has rescheduled its race to a later date.
    Antioch Motor Speedway to host Thanksgiving Thunder/Turkey-Santa 155
    Antioch Motor Speedway, located at 2850 Race Track Street  Morganton, N.C., 28655, will be hosting its final race under the promotion of Jason Smoot.

  • Spartans top Bruins wrestlers

    Camden Military built an early edge on the way to a 48-30 wrestling win over host Lancaster in the LHS gym on Monday night.
    Lancaster came back to close the gap, but the Spartans held the lead on the way to the 18-point win.
    Lancaster winners included Nygel Moore, Immanuel Bush and Matthew Duffell-Hoffman on pins and Andrew Duffell-Hoffman on a forfeit.
    “Inexperience among our young wrestlers is hurting us at this point,” LHS coach Russell Brown said. “We got beat on some moves where our inexperience really hurt us.

  • Warriors fall twice to Cavs

    Cuthbertson cruised to a pair on wins over Indian Land on Friday night at CHS.
    Cuthbertson posted a 60-34 win over the Lady Warriors in the varsity opener.
    The Lady Cavaliers led 22-15 at the half, but they picked up the pace in the second half for the 26-point win.
    CHS outscored Indian Land 19-11 in the third period to take a 41-26 edge on the way to the victory. Cuthbertson used a 6-0 run to open the third period to begin to pull away for the win.
    The Lady Cavs capped the game with a 19-8 surge in the final quarter to complete the win.

  • Jackets take pair from Rebels

    Lorie Sellers
    For The Lancaster News
    Buford High rallied in the final period to take a 44-42 win over Parkwood High School of Union County, N.C., at the Jackets’ gym on Friday night.
    Buford’s two-point win gave the Jackets a home sweep, their second straight after taking two from the Governor’s School for Science and Math on Thursday.
    The Lady Jackets stayed unbeaten on the season with a 31-20 win over the PHS girls.

  • Vols net sweep of Bruins

    KERSHAW – It was all Vols on Friday night in the packed Andrew Jackson High School gym.
    The host Andrew Jackson teams registered a sweep of the Class AAAA Lancaster Bruins.
    The AJ girls opened the varsity twin bill with a 56-50 win and the comeback-minded Vols rallied for a 73-70 overtime win over the Bruins to cap the hardwood sweep at the Lancaster County Class AA school.
    AJ senior guard Joey Walters scored seven of his 17 points in overtime to spark the Vols to the emotional victory.