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Community Sports

  • Campers learn to play ball at ILHS
    Indian Land High School hosted youth softball and baseball camps the last week of June. Here are some scenes from the camps for youth ball players.
  • Sports Shorts 7-17-19
    Free family fishing clinic July 20 A free family fishing clinic will be held 10 a.m.-1 p.m. July 20 at Grandchildren’s Park in Sun City Carolina Lakes.
  • Kids learn how to fish
    The Sun City Sport Fishing Club led a free family fishing clinic May 18 at Grandchildren’s Park in Sun City Carolina Lakes. The next free family fishing clinic is 10 a.m.-1 p.m. July 20. For details or to register, call (803) 737-8483, email aquaticed@dnr.sc.gov or visit www.dnr.sc.gov/aquaticed.
  • Piranhas win 3 races in finale
    The Lancaster County Piranhas swim team capped its season at the Metrolina League Finale at the Rock Hill Aquatics Center on June 29. Fletcher Armbrust (boys 11-12) and Tamra Tipton (girls 13-14) led the Lancaster County team with two wins each. Hadlee Stroud (girls 6-under), posted a first to boost the Piranhas in the meet. Andrew Bell of Indian Land came in second in the 13-14 boys breaststroke race and third in individual medley. Diana Kiger of Indian Land placed sixth in the 15-18 girls  breaststroke and individual medley.
  • Sports Shorts 7-10-19
    Free family fishing clinic July 20 A free family fishing clinic will be held 10 a.m.-1 p.m. July 20 at Grandchildren’s Park in Sun City Carolina Lakes.
  • Piranhas swim in finale Saturday
    The Lancaster County Piranhas swim team, 1-2, fell to Rock Hill Country Club, 376-212, on Thursday, June 20, in its final home meet of the season at the county pool in Lancaster. The Piranhas were paced by Fletcher Armbrust, Alex Trimnal and Tamra Tipton, who had three wins each in the meet. Hadlee Stroud, Madison Faulkenberry, Matthew Prete and Andrew Bell had two firsts apiece to aid the Piranhas. The team also won three relay events in the meet.
  • Sports Shorts 6-26-19
    Springdale Complex closes for tourney Lancaster County Parks and Recreation will host the Dixie Softball District 2 all-star tournament through June 26 at the Springdale Recreation Complex, 260 S. Plantation Road, Lancaster. Admission will be charged as you enter the parking lot. Due to the high volume and limited parking, LCPRC officials will close the Springdale Recreation Complex, including the walking track, playground, open fields, etc., to the public for the duration of the tournament. On June 26, it will be closed 4-11 p.m.
  • Soccer standouts off to Louisiana
    Two Lancaster County soccer standouts are headed to the Bayou State to compete for elite regional honors. Kinsey Bishop, who plays at Indian Land High School, and Peyton Kennington, who plays for Andrew Jackson High School, are teammates on the Charlotte Independence Soccer Club. The Charlotte Independence is the former Discoveries Soccer Club, following a merger this spring. The team won the State Cup title in February in Lexington to qualify for the 2019 U.S. Youth Soccer Southern Regional Championships in Baton Rouge.
  • Sports Shorts 6-19-19
    Springdale Complex closes for tourney Lancaster County Parks and Recreation will host the Dixie Softball District 2 all-star tournament June 22-26 at the Springdale Recreation Complex, 260 S. Plantation Road, Lancaster. Admission will be charged as you enter the parking lot.  Due to the high volume and limited parking, LCPRC officials will close the Springdale Recreation Complex, including the walking track, playground, open fields, etc., to the public for the duration of the tournament.
  • Local girl rides for CCU equestrian team
    from Coastal Carolina University Coastal Carolina University’s equestrian team came in fourth place as a team at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association Fence Competition in February. The team placed sixth overall for the 2018-19 show season. The team includes one rider from Indian Land – Kirsten Rittereiser, who is majoring in exercise and sport science at the Myrtle Beach school.