Today's Sports

  • 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.

  • Lady Bruins triumph for split...

    The Lancaster High School Lady Bruins had the lone hoops hurrah for LHS basketball senior night Tuesday.
    The Lady Bruins notched their first Region III-AAAA home win, taking a 46-27 victory over Richland Northeast to open the varsity twin bill.
    The LHS girls’ 19-point win gave the Bruins a split as the Lancaster boys dropped a 69-66 loss to RNE in the nightcap.
    Coach Ronnie Robinson’s Lady Bruins started strong and steadily built their lead for the win to push their mark to 6-11, 2-7.

  • Stallions dash to two wins over...

    Lorie Sellers
    For The Lancaster News
    The Buford Yellow Jackets dropped a pair of Region IV-AA basketball games at Lee Central High School of Bishopville on Tuesday night.
    The LCHS Lady Stallions opened the region sweep with a 48-25 win over the Lady Jackets, who dropped their third region loss on the season.
    In the nightcap, the Stallions took a 67-46 comeback win over the BHS boys.
    The BHS girls, 15-3, 8-3, had defeated Lee Central, 42-36 in region play at home earlier in the season.

  • Camden High Bulldogs down...

    CAMDEN – Indian Land, capping Region IV-AAA regular-season road play, dropped a pair of basketball losses to host Camden High School on Tuesday night.
    The Lady Warriors, who had a strong start, couldn’t complete the hoops task in dropping a 51-38 road loss to the Camden Lady Bulldogs.
    The ILHS boys, in the nightcap, fell to the Bulldogs, 68-61.
    Indian Land, in the varsity opener, started strong to take a 20-8 lead, but the Lady Warriors scored only single digits in each of the final three periods in the 13-point region loss.

  • Top Gun Championship Series...

    Hanging Rock Kartway will host the Top Gun Championship Series on Saturday.
    Classes running will be Clone 325, Clone 350, Clone 375, Clone 425, Amateur Clone 350, Predator 325, Predator 350, Predator 375 and Predator 425.
    Junior classes running are Red Plate Clone, Jr. 1 Green Plate/small pipe, Jr. 2 Purple Plate/small pipe, Jr. 3 Blue Plate/small pipe, Pee Wee Predator, Jr. Predator 1 and Jr. Predator 2.
    Hanging Rock Kartway is located on 1082 Horton Rollins Road in Kershaw.
    Gates open at 9 a.m.

  • Warriors in Upstate mat final

    WESTMINISTER – The Indian Land Warriors returned to West Oak High School and earned a measure of mat revenge.
    The ILHS Warriors, who fell to top-rated West Oak High School in the Class AAA Upper State wrestling playoffs, 49-15 last season, turned the mats on the host WOHS Warriors on Monday night when they posted a 34-30 win.
    “Our guys did their job,” ILHS coach Leon Boulware said. “Since losing that match last season, we’ve been working for this.