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Today's Sports

  • Lady Jackets top rival Bruins

    The Buford High School girls’ softball team improved to 7-2 with an 11-4 win over county rival Lancaster High School on Monday.
    Yancey Dingler hurled the BHS win, posting seven strikeouts and a walk.
    Dingler, at the bat, delivered two hits and drove in a run.
    Jamaya Miller took the loss for the Lady Bruins.
    Hunter Allen led the Lady Jackets with three hits, a stolen base and two RBIs.
    Emily Taylor had two hits and two RBIs, Kayley Stroud slammed a home run and drove in two runs.

  • Blue Ridge Outlaw Late Models to...

    Lancaster Motor Speedway returns to racing at the half-mile track Saturday night.
    The LMS card will be headlined by the Blue Ridge Outlaw Late Models, paying $1,200 to win.
    The Blue Ridge Outlaw Late Model varies with different types of Late Models from Super Late Models, Limited Late Models, 525 Late Models, Lightning Late Models and 604 Crate Late Models.
    In the past at Lancaster Motor Speedway, the Blue Ridge Outlaw Late Models have featured car counts between 16-20 at LMS, with the most 24.

  • Clark leads Warriors basketball...

    INDIAN LAND – Indian Land High School junior guard Destin Clark, with little surprise, led the Warriors hoops honors.
    Clark, who averaged 30.1 points a game, was the lone ILHS player to earn All-Region IV-AAA honors this season.
    Clark also earned the team’s Offensive Award. In addition to his 30.1 scoring average, Clark grabbed 3.2 rebounds a game this season for the 4-15 Warriors, who went 1-7 in region play.

  • Jackets' Bufford to play at...

    The Buford High School conference room was crowded with a positive buzz for a Yellow Jackets football ace Friday afternoon.
    There was good reason as BHS star receiver-defensive back Dwayne Bufford, also a stellar student, set his future as family, friends, coaches and school administrators watched with interest.
    Most donned red Newberry College T-shirts in support of Bufford’s choice of the Wolves.

  • Jackets sting Bruins for 7-2 win

    Buford built a 4-0 lead on the way to a 7-2 win over county rival Lancaster High School on Monday night at Doomsday Corner.
    LHS rallied to make it 4-1 after five innings, but the Jackets answered with a pivotal three-run sixth inning to seal the five-run win.
    Jonathan Belk, in five innings of work, was the winner, yielding two hits, three walks and a run. He struck out five LHS batters.
    Logan Deese went two-thirds of an inning and yielded a hit, run and two walks. He fanned two.

  • Brown dominates Late Model...

    “Downtown” Michael Brown, a hometown driver from the Buford area, finally captured a Super Late Model win at Lancaster Motor Speedway after coming close time and time again. Brown also won both of the SECA Crate Late Model races over the two-day show in the 2019 LMS opener.
    In the Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series main event, the front row had Brett Hamm and Dustin Mitchell, and the second row was Chris Madden and Brandon Overton.

  • Faile earns diamond honor

    North Greenville University's John Michael Faile was recently honored as the Conference Carolinas Baseball Player of the Week.

  • LHS netters blank Blazers

    Lancaster High School Bruins boys tennis blanked Region III-AAAA opponent Ridge View High School, 7-0 on Thursday.
    The win over the Blazers kept the LHS boys unbeaten on the 2019 tennis season.
    Singles
    • Isaac Thomas (L) defeated Kaleb Phelps (RV), 6-0, 6-0
    • Brevon McKinney (L) defeated Riley Snell (RV), 6-0, 6-1
    • Connor Parman (L) defeated Hari Kumar (RV), 6-0, 6-0
    • Jakob Sapp (L) defeated Ethan Lewis (RV), 6-0, 6-0

  • Simmons to play baseball at Peace

    Jalen Simmons, a Buford High School senior, is excited to continue his journey as a baseball player at William Peace University in Raleigh, N.C.
    Simmons was discovered by the William Peace University Pacers coaching staff at an Impact Baseball Camp in January. After attending recruit day at the university and seeing what the university offered academically, Simmons said he decided the school was the place for him in his future.
    The Division III University plays its home games at the USA Baseball Stadium in
    Cary, N.C.

  • BHS’s Blackmon signs with Erskine

    Buford High School senior Alexis Blackmon is set to make her mark as a freshman at Erskine College next spring.
    Blackmon, a veteran member with the BHS cheer squad, is going to be part of a new team at the Due West school.
    Blackmon has signed a scholarship to be part of the Flying Fleet’s first acrobatics and tumbling team.
    She made it official Friday, March 8, signing with the Fleet in the Lancaster County Class AA school’s media center.