Today's Sports

  • Ultimate Super Late Model Series...

    One of the Southeast’s most popular Super Late Model Series is on track for Lancaster Motor Speedway to open the oval’s July racing schedule.
    The Ultimate Super Late Model Series will be at LMS, paying $4,000 to the winner.
    This race is expected to draw a crowd of Super Late Model Drivers from the Carolinas, Virginia, West Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee and other Southeastern states.
    Many drivers will be here chasing the $4,000 payday.

  • Post 31 juniors rebound to edge...

    The Lancaster Post 31 junior baseball team snapped a three-game skid with a tight win Monday night at Eggleton Field.
    The P-31 juniors edged York, 2-1 with a late run for the win.
    J.P. Cunningham singled to open the sixth and later scored on Landon Deese’s RBI-hit.
    Bry Neal, who worked two innings, allowed two hits and a run. He struck out two for the win.
    Landon Deese, who worked five frames, allowed two hits and a walk. He struck out four.

  • RHCC tops Piranhas swimmers

    The Rock Hill Country Club Dolphins defeated the Lancaster County Piranhas, taking a 376-212 at the Lancaster County pool on Thursday.
    The Piranhas were paced by the trio of Fletcher Armbrust, Alex Trimnal and Tamra Tipton who had three wins each in the meet.
    Hadlee Stroud, Madison Faulkenberry, Matthew Prete and Andrew Bell had two firsts apiece to aid the Piranhas in the meet.
    Lancaster also won three relay events in the meet.
    The LC Piranhas, 1-2 on the season, swam at Tega Cay on Monday to cap the regular-season.

  • Black, Funderburk lead BHS...

    Buford High School seniors Jesse Black and Ethan Funderburk, each a college signee, head the Jackets soccer honors for the 2019 season.
    Black, who has signed with USC Lancaster, and Funderburk, who signed with USC Sumter, are the BHS co-MVPs.
    Black, a three-time all-region player, led the Jackets with 23 goals and four assists. He highlighted the Jackets’ Senior Night, setting the school record for goals in a match with seven against Eau Claire.
    In his career, Black finished with 42 goals and eight assists.

  • Darlings stars win district title

    The Lancaster County Dixie Softball Darlings are headed to the state tournament after capturing the District 2 tournament in Lancaster.
    The Darlings stars, who went 3-1 in the double-elimination district field, wrapped up the crown with a 10-5 win over Jefferson on Monday night at Springdale Park.
    Lancaster opened play with a 13-3 win over Blythewood on Saturday at Springdale Park.
    The LC Darlings followed with a 5-4 win over Jefferson.

  • Relay for Life Night at LMS

    Lancaster Motor Speedway, following a rainout last week, will host Relay for Life Night on Saturday at the half-mile dirt oval.
    The racing night will be sponsored by Mane Street Hair Designers and DC Cycle, and the card will have the SECA Crate Late Models paying $1,000 to win.
    With Lancaster being one of the few track racing SECA Crate Late Models on Saturday night, fans can expect to see quite a few SECA Crate Late Models at the track known as “The Fastest Half-Mile Dirt Track in the South.”

  • Region X softball honors Revels

    Former Lancaster High School star catcher Gracie Revels has been named to the NJCAA All-Region X softball team for the 2019 season.
    Revels, a freshman catcher for the USC Union Bantams, posted some impressive numbers in her first season of college softball.
    Revels hit .378 with 29 RBIs and eight home runs. She posted a .731 slugging average and .413 on-base percentage. Revels scored 37 runs, with 18 stolen bases, 87 total bases and 23 extra-base hits.
    On defense, Revels posted a .958 fielding percentage with four errors on the season.

  • Silver Foxes finalist in state...

    The Silver Foxes, which included Lancaster area senior tennis players, were worthy of their court name in the U.S. Tennis Association men’s 55-over doubles at Hilton Head earlier this season.
    The Silver Foxes, who finished as a state finalist, advanced to the championship round at Hilton Head where they fell in a tough 2-1 loss to Spartanburg.
    “We had close matches all the way, and our two losses in the title round to Spartanburg were in third-set tie-breakers,” said Rick Porter, one of four Lancaster area senior netters on the SF team.

  • Parrott edges Sowell for S.C....

    Staff, media reports
    Jack Parrott of Columbia defeated Kershaw native Logan Sowell in 21 holes to claim the 47th S.C. Amateur Match Play Championship at the Columbia Country Club on Sunday.
    The tournament was held June 12-16.
     “I had to trust myself and know that I could pull off the shots if I needed. Thankfully I just did, at least through 18 holes and was able to go on and win in extras,” said Parrott, a junior member of the University of South Carolina golf team out of A.C. Flora High School in Columbia.

  • Springdale Park to host Dixie...

    The Dixie Softball District 2 all-star tournament takes center stage this weekend at the Springdale Recreation Complex.
    The facility, located at 260 South Plantation Road in Lancaster, will host games starting Saturday, with play to continue through Tuesday.
    “We have put in a great deal of work to be prepared for the tournament,” said said Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Sports Supervisor Morgan Blackmon. “We’re looking forward to hosting the tournament. Our teams are excited about playing on our home fields.”