Today's Sports

  • Indian Land’s Rashid McGriff (15) passes the ball as Great Falls’ Nate Nelson (41) applies the pressure in the Red Devils’ win over the Warriors on Friday night at GFHS.

  • Bruins corral Thoroughbreds for...

    For a late entry into the Thoroughbred Classic at South Aiken High School, the Lancaster Bruins are making a strong run at the holiday hoops tournament title.

    Lancaster earned a bid to the championship game opposite Battery Creek High School of Beaufort High on Tuesday night at 8:30.

    The Bruins, 6-5, opened play Saturday, taking an exciting 63-61 win over Lake Marion High School. LHS then earned its championship game berth with a 57-52 victory over tournament host South Aiken High School on Monday night.

  • Raiders' run keys victory...

    KERSHAW – Andrew Jackson hits the road for a pair of key Conference IV-AA basketball games this week and the Volunteers will be seeking to bounce back.

    AJ, hosting Keenan of Columbia, dropped a pair of league games to the visiting Raiders on Friday night.

    The KHS teams, each ranked eighth in their respective statewide hoops polls, rolled to wins over the Volunteers.

    The Lady Raiders posted a 61-21 win over the Lady Vols to open the twin bill.

  • Lancaster High’s Jonathan McGriff (11) goes to the hoop in the Bruins’ 70-64 win over South Pointe in LHS’s Region IV-AAAA opener on Monday night. Lancaster visits Rock Hill on Friday night.

  • BHS girls fall short in loss

    BUFORD – The Buford High girls toyed with the upset, but couldn't quite pull it off in dropping a tough 41-38 home loss to Great Falls on Tuesday night in Conference III-A play.

    The three-point GFHS girls' win gave the Red Devils a sweep after second-rated Great Falls prevailed in the nightcap, 61-38.

    In the opener, Great Falls rallied from a five-point deficit to open the final period to post the three-point comeback win.

    Great Fall outscored BHS 9-1 in the final period to take the victory. Great Falls was able to get the lead late in the game and hold on.

  • Vols rally, present Reeves with...

    Andrew Jackson rallied in the final period to present Volunteers’ veteran boys basketball coach Dale Reeves with his 300th career win on Tuesday night.

    AJ, down 42-40 after three periods, outscored the host Indian Land Warriors 19-12 in the final eight minutes to register the 59-54 comeback win.

    The Vols’ five-point win gave AJ a split after the Lady Warriors took a 59-35 victory.

    The Vols, up 15-13 after one period, held a 32-25 lead at the half, but the Warriors rallied to take a 42-40 lead.

  • Bruins, Vols post region wins

    The Lancaster Bruins ignited in the second period, taking control of the game to gain a Region IV-AAAA split with Rock Hill on Tuesday night.

    The Bruins, 11-10, 3-4, led 22-20 after one period of play, but took control of the game with a 23-6 spurt.

    “We were able to use our speed and athleticism to our advantage,” LHS coach Ricardo Priester said. “Our defense was efficient and it caused some chaos out there for Rock Hill.”

  • Warriors sweep MHS Panthers;...

    Indian Land made the most of a Conference III-A basketball road trip to McBee on Thursday.

    The Warriors capped the league sweep with an exciting 69-67 win over the Panthers.

    Terrell Rogers, who led IL with 25 points, hit a clutch trey with 6.6 seconds to play to give the Warriors the thrilling two-point win.

    Rogers hit 15 points in the first half when IL held a 38-23 lead, but MHS rallied in the second half.

  • Lady Warriors solid in helping...

    Eric Rowell

    For The Lancaster News

    INDIAN LAND – Host Indian Land earned a hardwood split with Class AAAA Fort Mill on Friday night.

    The Lady Warriors prevailed in the opener, taking a 49-28 win over the Lady Jackets.

    In the nightcap, the Jackets held on for a 66-59 win over the scrappy Warriors.

    The opener saw coach Tamara Jacobus’ Lady Warriors build an early lead and cruise to the 21-point win over the Lady Jackets.

  • AJ Vols prevail in sweep

    Chance Bowers

    For The Lancaster News

    BUFORD – A short bus ride back to “Big Orange Country” was sweet for Andrew Jackson High School on Friday night.

    The Volunteers swept a basketball twin bill from county rival Buford High School in the Jackets’ gym.

    The Lady Vols opened with a 46-26 win and the AJ boys completed the hoops broom job with a 66-41 victory.

    In the nightcap, AJ held the upper hand throughout and finished strong for the 25-point win.