Today's Sports

  • Seneca halts Indian Land’s...

    The Indian Land High School Lady Warriors had a short stay in the Class AAA Upper State basketball playoffs, falling to host Seneca High School, 59-21 on Monday night.
    The Lady Bobcats, up 15-3 after one period, extended their lead to 33-10 at the break.
    SHS held a 47-11 lead after three periods before taking the 38-point win.
    Junior forward Kristen Falk led the Lady Warriors with nine points.
    Payton Leiser, Crystal Strother, Allie Floyd, Daniella Wilson and Kayla Senter each scored two points for the Lady Warriors.

  • Warriors win state title over...

    CAYCE- Fittingly at Airport High School in Cayce, the Indian Land High

    School wrestling team reached its zenith for ILHS male sports.

    Feb. 9, 2019 will go down in Warriors sports annals as a glorious royal blue and gold day as the Warriors rolled to a 44-12 win over Lower State champion Gilbert High School for the Class AAA wrestling state championship.

    Gilbert, which finished 35-9, opened the match with a Grayson Keisler pin at 182, but the determined Warriors won eight straight to take command at 31-6.

  • Four Bruins sign for college...

    Even though school had already been dismissed for the day, the Lancaster High School auditorium was still abuzz Wednesday afternoon.
    The stage featured a showcase of Bruins’ football talent making its move to the next level.
    A throng of family, friends, school officials and coaches watched as four LHS football players made their intentions known for their next stop.
    LHS senior quarterback Kemarkio Cloud, defensive back Jaelan Harfield, offensive lineman Jalen Tatah and defensive lineman Melikeo Roseborough signed papers for their colleges of choice.

  • Hayden’s hard work yields...

    Buford High School two-way football standout Justin Hayden’s big day Wednesday morning had Jackets coach Tripp Watts recalling a past, but pivotal day for Hayden.
    “Justin was in the eighth grade and I told him, with his size (then 6-1) and if he got in the weight room, he could play college football,” Watts said.
    Hayden, now 6-3, 208 pounds, heeded Watts’ words and is headed to Newberry College to play football for the Wolves.

  • Warriors Tinsley, Snellings...

    INDIAN LAND – Indian Land High School head football coach Horatio Blades said the Warriors’ senior duo of Jiquese Tinsley and JaQuan Snellings each have their best football ahead of them.
    Tinsley and Snellings will have more football ahead of them after signing to play in college on Wednesday afternoon in the ILHS media center.

  • Warriors drop 2 in senior night...

    INDIAN LAND – Warriors basketball senior night wasn’t much to celebrate in the Panhandle.
    Indian Land dropped both ends of their Region IV-AAA varsity doubleheader, falling to Fairfield Central High School of Winnsboro on Thursday night.
    The Lady Griffins, in the opener, rolled to a 63-21 win over the Lady Warriors.
    In the nightcap, the ILHS boys dropped a 92-69 loss to the Griffins.
    Indian Land, in the boys game, fell behind early and battled to get back in the contest.

  • Speedway to have Relay for Life...

    Lancaster Motor Speedway, as the 2019 season draws closer, will have a major month of action with its June racing events.
    Lancaster Motor Speedway will be hosting the World Of Outlaws Super Late Model Series on June 1.
    After a week off June 8, LMS will have a regular night of racing June 15.
    June 22 features the second annual Phillip Knight Memorial race.
    June wraps up with the June 29 race, which promises to be a huge event.
    LMS will host its first Relay for Life Night.

  • Warriors charge, win Upstate...

    INDIAN LAND – Word to the wrestling wise, if you’re going to get the Indian Land Warriors wrestling team – which only a handful of teams have done this season – better get them up top, the upper weight classes.

  • Thornwell makes the most of...

    CHARLOTTE – Sindarius Thornwell, the former Lancaster High School and USC Gamecocks hoops star, and the Western Conference Los Angeles Clippers were in Charlotte Tuesday night to face off against the Hornets and he made the most of the situation.
    Thornwell took advantage of his “homecoming,” spending a couple of days in Lancaster and visiting with family and friends, catching up with former coaches at a LHS hoops practice and helping the Clippers pull out a come-from-behind victory.

  • Vols sweep by Central Eagles

    David Kellin
    For The Lancaster News
    KERSHAW – The Andrew Jackson Volunteers, in impressive fashion, captured both of their Region IV-AA basketball games with the Central Eagles in their final regular-season home game Tuesday night.
    The Lady Vols scored a 50-point victory, 80-30 over the Lady Eagles, and the Vols won over the rival CHS Eagles, 69-51
    The Lady Vols took an early 17-point lead 19-2 in the first period.