USCL Lancers

  • USCL sets volleyball camps
    From release The University of South Carolina Lancaster volleyball program will offer two volleyball camps, a middle school camp and high school skills camp at the Gregory Family YMCA in August. The middle school fundamental camp is Aug. 3 for girls ages 11-13. The camp is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., with registration at 8:30 a.m. and lunch at noon. The price is $60 person, with a discount of 15 percent with a team registration of six players or more.
  • Lancers add LHS trio to baseball lineup
    The University of South Carolina Lancaster baseball program pulled a triple play in the Lancaster High School media center on May 18. The USCL Lancers landed a trio of LHS baseball standouts to the fold, Austin Catoe, Anson Taylor and Hunter Thomas. Catoe, the Bruins’ veteran shortstop, earned the team’s MVP for the 2018 season. Thomas was the LHS Most Valuable Pitcher and Taylor, a versatile player who played five different positions during the season, was the LHS Bruins Pride Award winner.
  • Lancers drop three games to Louisburg
    Louisburg College captured a NJCAA Region X baseball series, taking three games from the University of South Carolina Lancaster Lancers, including two games Sunday, at the Lancaster High School baseball field. The teams split two games in the series opener Saturday at the LHS field. Louisburg prevailed 13-2 in five innings and 4-1 for the Sunday sweep. Louisburg, in the three-run win, made the most of nine hits. Bo Owens led USCL with three hits. Nick Cicci supplied two hits, including a double.
  • Lancers splits with Pioneers in Region X play
    The University of South Carolina Lancaster split a pair of NJCAA Region X baseball games with Spartanburg Methodist College on Saturday at SMC. The teams were slated for a pair of weekend doubleheaders, but the Saturday games were the only two played in the four-game series. The Sunday games were canceled due to weather. In the Saturday twin bill, USCL rallied for a 5-1 extra-inning win in the opener, but the Pioneers prevailed in game two, taking a 7-3 win over the Lancers.
  • Lancers split with Limestone jayvees
    GAFFNEY – The USC Lancaster baseball team split a doubleheader with the Limestone College junior varsity squad Wednesday. The 18-17 Lancers took the first game, 14-2, but lost the second contest, 11-8. The Saints plated four runs off two critical errors in the bottom of the fourth inning of the nightcap to get the lead. It was an about face from February. The Lancers outscored Limestone 29-2 when the Saints visited two months ago.
  • USCL Lancers split with Stingers
    The University of South Carolina Lancaster Lancers split a twin bill with Florence-Darlington Technical College at the Lancaster High School baseball field on Sunday. The first two games of the scheduled four-game series were rained out Saturday. USCL won the Sunday opener, taking a 4-3 win over the Stingers before dropping a 17-10 loss in the nightcap. A three-run third inning on run-scoring singles from Nick Cicci, Victor Major and Jared Firmstone sparked the Lancers win.
  • USCL Lancers crown Queens
    The University of South Carolina Lancaster improved to 14-12 with a three-game sweep of the Queens University club baseball team over the weekend. The Lancers capped the sweep with two wins over Royals at the LHS baseball field on Saturday afternoon. The Lancers posted a 6-2 win over Queens as Patrick Dizon had two hits, including a double, and drove in four runs. Nick Cicci had two hits, including a double, and drove in a run. Griffin Jester, who worked four innings, was the winner. He allowed three earned runs and struck out four.
  • Lancers drop 3 of 4 losses to Fire Ants
    The USC Lancaster Lancers dropped three of four Region X games to host USC Sumter on Saturday and Sunday. USCL split the Region X twin bill on Saturday, and dropped two losses Sunday to the USCS Fire Ants. USCL fell in an 8-7 loss to USC Sumter on Sunday to cap the series. The Fire Ants took the win with a walk-off home run in the bottom of the eighth inning. Brock Robinson, who worked 1.1 innings, took the loss. Ryan Knowles went five innings as the USCL starter.
  • Lancers take three wins over Wake Tech
    The University of South Carolina Lancaster Lancers baseball team improved to 10-5 on the season, taking three of four games from Wake Technical Community College (N.C.) over the weekend at the Lancaster High School baseball field. The Lancers, who have won eight of their last 10 games, capped the four-game series with a 5-4 win over the Eagles in nine innings. The game was slated for seven innings, but the Lancers needed two more frames to take the one-run win.
  • Lancers take three wins from Bobcats
    The University of South Carolina Lancaster baseball team improved its record to 7-4 after taking three of four games from Bryant & Stratton College of Virginia Beach, Va. last weekend at Doomsday Field. The Lancers won a 10-0 and 13-10 on Saturday and followed up with a nail-biting, 8-7, win at noon Sunday. However, the Bobcats avoided a clean sweep, topping USCL 10-3 in the Sunday’s final game.