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Sports Shorts 10-10-18

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A weekly listing of area sports news and events

ILHS names defensive leaders
Indian Land High School varsity football team, idle last week with a bye week, set its defensive leaders for the season to date.
Robbie Csuhta has 80 total tackles, 57 solo hits with 23 assists, five tackles for loss and a forced fumble.
Dorian Williams has 54 tackles, 41 solo tackles and 13 assists, with three tackles for loss, two interceptions and a fumble recovery.
Alex Murphy had 43 total tackles, 36 solos, seven assists, four tackles for loss and a sack.
Tajh Knight has 41 total tackles, 35 solo hits, six assists, 14 tackles for loss and two sacks.
Caden Bloxham had 26 total tackles, 22 solos, four assists, to go with two tackles for loss, two forced fumbles and two pass break-ups.
Cornelius Barber has 25 total tackles, 21 solo hits, four assists, with eight tackles for loss, three sacks and an interception.
A.J. Jefferson has a team-high four interceptions to go with 14 total tackles, including 13 solo hits, and six pass break-ups.
The Warriors, 2-5, 0-1, return to action Friday, Oct. 12, when they host Keenan High School of Columbia at 7:30 p.m.


Children’s Home Fall Flurry Oct. 12

The eighth annual Fall Flurry, to benefit the Lancaster Children’s Home, is set for Oct. 12 at Rocky Creek Sporting Clays, 3390 Mountain Gap Road/S.C. 901, Richburg.
The fee is $150 per person or $500 for a four-member team. Fee includes the registration, meal and awards presentation at the shoot.
The clay shoot schedule has morning and afternoon flight times.
Money and trophies will be presented to the top highest overall and top two highest overall teams.
For details, contact Melanie Harper at (803) 286-5277 or lch@comporium.net.

Rub of the Green golf tourney Oct. 25
The Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce’s annual Rub of the Green golf tournament is Oct. 25 at  Carolina Lakes Golf Club, 23012 Kingfisher Drive, Indian Land. Lunch and check-in for the 18-hole captain’s choice tourney is at 11 a.m., with a shotgun start at noon.
First prize is $400, second place is $200 and third is $100. Golfers are invited to the awards reception at the chamber’s After 5 Mix & Mingle 5-7 p.m. at Tavern at The Lakes in Carolina Lakes Golf Club.
Cost is $75 per golfer for chamber members, $125 for nonmembers. Entry includes green fees, cart rental, gift bag, lunch, beverages and dinner. Mulligan packages are  $10. Deadline to register is Oct. 18. For details, email melissa@lancasterchambersc.com or call (803) 283-4105.

Dixie Baseball turkey shoots Saturday

Lancaster Dixie Baseball is holding its annual fall turkey shoot each Saturday through the end of the year at Gooches Volunteer Fire Department, 1594 Grace Ave., Lancaster. The shoot begins at 5:30 p.m. each Saturday. Cost is $3 per round with 10 targets per round.
For details, call Dale Laney at (704) 695-5730.

Dojo Double Point Classics Oct. 20

The Dojo Organization will host the Dojo Double Point Classics at 10:30 a.m.Oct. 20 at the Banks Street Gym, 490 Academy St., Fort Mill. A Black Belt Judges Certification Clinic will be held 8:30-10 a.m. before the tournament.Grand champons will be awarded six categories from age 17 and under to 35-plus. For details, visit www.dojoorganization.org or www.karatetournaments.com or call (803) 287-0110.

Rub of the Green Golf Tournament Oct. 25

The annual Rub of the Green Golf Tournament will be held Oct. 25 at Carolina Lakes Golf Club, 23012 Kingfisher Drive, Indian Land. Check-in and lunch is 11 a.m. with shotgun start at noon. For details, email Melissa@lancasterchambersc.com or call (803) 283-4105.

Springmaid Trail Race Oct. 27
The Springmaid Trail Race begins at 9 a.m. Oct. 27 at the Anne Springs Close Greenway, with a 5K dog jog, 10K trail race and a new half-marathon course. Music, food trucks and cider will be available for spectators. All proceeds benefit the Mary Warner Mack Dog Park, which will host an open house during the event. Runners should enter at the Adventure Road entrance, 104 Adventure Road, Fort Mill.

IL Fall Fest includes three sports events
Indian Land Fall Festival organizers are planning three sporting events the last week in October in advance of the Nov. 3-4 festival. They include:
• A Day at the Park, a free kids’ fishing clinic with Maliek Carrington, “The Urban Angler,” 1-5 p.m. Oct. 28 at Andrew Jackson State Park, 196 Andrew Jackson Park Road, Lancaster. The clinic will offer free kids’ fishing poles, while supplies last. There will also be food and games.
• A Spooky Golf Tournament 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Halloween, Oct. 31, at Carolina Lakes Golf Club, 23012 Kingfisher Drive, Indian Land. Registration is 10-11 a.m., with a shotgun start at 11. Wear costumes and be prepared to be spooked on the course with games, entertainment, hors d’oeuvres and prizes at the 19th hole. Cost is $100 per player or $350 per four-person team. Register by Oct. 26. For details, call Adam Leach at (507) 461-0838.
• A skeet, trap and five-stand event 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 1 at Charlotte Rifle and Pistol Club, 9130 Kensington Drive, Waxhaw. Cost is $125 per person.
Register for all events at www.IndianLandFallFest.com.

YMCA offers January snowmobile trips

The YMCA has scheduled two family snowmobile trips to Yellowstone Park from Jan. 19-23 and Jan 23-27. A deposit of $250 and completed registration form are required to reserve your spot. Final payment is due Dec. 1. For details or to register, call (803) 324-9622, ext. 221.

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