Today's Sports

  • Rodgers places third in body...


    Seth Rodgers recently placed third in a body building contest and he said all his effort to place was worth it.

    Rodgers, competing in the Victory in the Valley Body Building competition, finished third in the in the 50-under division.

  • Bruins trio invited to Clemson...


    Three members of the Lancaster High School boys basketball team will be in elite hoops company Saturday.

    Bruins players Nehemiah McGriff, Quasheon McCarter and JiQuarious Stevenson will attend the Clemson basketball Elite Camp at Clemson University on Saturday, Aug. 23.

  • Classic offers final tune-up


    The final tune-up for the 2014 Lancaster County high school football season is tonight as Lancaster Memorial Stadium hosts the Founders Kickoff Classic.

    All four county teams will be involved as four different games will be on tap in the closing scrimmages before the season openers next week.

  • Junior golfers focus on all-star...


    The Lancaster chapter of the S.C. Junior Golf Association posted a strong showing in the 2013 state all-star tournament in Chapin, but Lancaster chapter director Raymon Chisom is optimistic about a better display this year.

  • Ellis is big winner at Buford’s...


    Buford High School’s Meet the Jackets featured a host of winners, including the annual cow patty bingo.

    Rhonda Ellis won the big prize, taking $500.

  • Brawl showcases JV teams


    Lancaster County junior varsity football will be center stage when the annual Bear Hug Brawl Junior Varsity Kickoff is played Saturday, Aug. 23 at Buford High School’s Jackets Stadium.

  • ‘Rambo’ nets Clash checkers


    Dennis “Rambo” Franklin captured the Carolina Clash win at Lancaster Super Speedway on Saturday, Aug. 16.

    The front row for the Carolina Clash Super Late Models Series main event was Franklin and Casey Roberts, each driving a Longhorn Chassis car.

  • Bruins edge Bearcats, 7-6

     Robert Howey


    CHESTER – Lancaster made its share of big plays on both sides of the ball to post a 7-6 win over Class AAAA foe Rock Hill High School in the Chester County High School Jamboree at Chester High School on Friday, Aug. 15.

    The biggest play of the night for the Bruins came on LHS’s third possession after Rock Hill had snapped a scoreless draw for a touchdown and a 6-0 lead.

  • Vols, Jackets fall short in...

    Kim Roberts

    For The Lancaster News

    CAMDEN – Andrew Jackson spotted Lee Central 13 quick first-quarter points before falling 19-12 in the 39th annual Camden Shrine Club Football Jamboree at  Zemp Stadium in Camden.

    The scrappy Volunteers drove to the Stallions nine-yard line before dropping three potential game-winning touchdowns with a little over three minutes left in the second and final quarter.

  • Mayer pleased with Warriors’...

     Staff Reports

    Indian Land High football coach Mike Mayer said the Warriors continue to make strides in their preseason play.

    Mayer said he was encouraged by the Warriors’ effort in their third scrimmage at the IL Reservation on Thursday, Aug. 14 when IL faced Airport High.

    “I was very pleased,” he said. “I felt our defense played extremely well. Our enthusiasm and intensity were great.”