Today's Sports

  • LHS Bruins basketball trio in...


    A trio of Lancaster High School basketball players will be participating in the Elite 100 Showcase at Meadowcreek High School in Norcross, Ga., this weekend.

    The LHS trio includes junior Qua McCarter, sophomore Nehemiah “Nunu” McGriff and freshman Tybo Scott.

  • Lady Jackets rally to down Lady...


    Buford, down 2-0, rallied for three straight wins to defeat county and Region IV-AA rival Andrew Jackson in the BHS gym on Tuesday, Sept. 23.

    AJ opened with two straight wins, 25-21, 25-21 before Buford countered with a 26-24 victory. BHS then prevailed in the fourth set, 25-16 and 15-9 in the decisive fifth set.

  • Blackmon’s all business


    BUFORD – Buford High School football coach Tripp Watts said he sees two sides to Jackets’ senior lineman and two-way starter Autry Blackmon.

    One is the person away from the field.

  • Final points races on tap at LSS...


    The Lancaster Super Speedway caps its points races for the 2014 season Saturday, Sept. 27.

    Lancaster will continue racing after the points are over Saturday night at the half-mile oval.

  • BHS seeking solid start


    The Buford Yellow Jackets are seeking to build on their first win as the Jackets host North Central in their Region IV-AA home football opener Friday night, Sept. 26.

  • LHS nets region win over South...


    The Lancaster Lady Bruins, down 2-0, rallied with three straight clutch wins to post their first-ever volleyball win over Region IV-AAA foe South Pointe of Rock Hill.

    SPHS won 25-17, 25-21 before LHS reeled off three straight, 25-19, 25-13 and 25-5.

  • Coaches honor county players at...


    A host of county players, including three from Andrew Jackson High School, were honored at the weekly meeting of the Tri-County Coaches Association meeting at the Front Porch Restaurant in Richburg on Tuesday, Sept. 23.

  • Bakers have big night at Speedway


    It was Baker night at Lancaster Super Speedway as Brandy Baker captured the win in SECA Crate Late Models and Pro Street, while his son, Andrew Baker, captured the Super Street Division win.

    In the SECA Crate Late Model main event, Benji Knight and Brandy Baker were on the front row.

  • Eagle helps winning team soar in...

     Staff reports

    A card playoff decided the winning team in the annual Rotary Club golf tournament at the Lancaster Golf Club on Thursday, Sept. 18.

    The foursome of Buck Tucker, Bryan Forbis, Junior Pate and Josh Tucker used an eagle on No. 2 to take the victory in the 23-team field. Buck Tucker’s 10-foot putt earned the No. 2 eagle.

  • Braves’ big plays doom Warriors

     Lee McManus

    For The Lancaster News

    CHERAW – “Do not give up the big play” is one of every coach’s main mantras.

    Friday night the Indian Land Warriors gave up six plays over 50 yards, all for scores, in their 48-3 loss to the Cheraw Braves.