Community Sports

  • Sports Shorts 6-21-17
    LA Elite hosts youth softball camp June 24 The LA Elite will host a youth softball camp June 24 at the Lancaster High School softball field, adjacent to North Elementary School. Camp registration is 9-9:30  a.m. The camp, open to girls ages 5-12, includes instruction for pitchers and catchers 9:30 a.m.-11. Instruction for batting, fielding and base running is 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. All skills will be taught by Lancaster area alumni softball players. Cost is $15 for catching and pitching and $20 for batting, fielding and base running.
  • Felder headed to Spain with all-star team
    COLUMBIA – University of South Carolina rising sophomore guard Rakym Felder will head overseas later this summer to Madrid, Spain, with USA East Coast, a group of college all-stars led by Hall of Fame head coach Larry Brown. Felder played his freshman season of basketball at Indian Land High School during the 2012-13 season. The 5-10, 210-pounder was a key performer in the Warriors’ 23-3 season that year, averaging 21 points a game for coach Nate Smith’s team.
  • Sports Shorts 6-14-17
    Family Fishing Clinic June 17 A free Family Fishing Clinic is 10 a.m.-1 p.m. June 17 at Grandparents’ Park in Sun City Carolina Lakes. Instructors are SCCL Sport Fishing Club volunteers, trained by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR). Bait, rods and reels, and tackle will be provided.  The clinic will introduce the basics of fishing to the young and old. To register, call (803) 737-8483, email aquaced@dnr.sc.gov or visit www.dnr.sc.gov/aquaced. 
  • Sports Shorts 6-7-17
    LoVine shoots par score Bill LoVine, 76, shot an even par 72 to beat his age by four strokes while playing 18 holes at Carolina Lakes Golf Course on May 19. The round was LoVine’s career best. ILHS offers three volleyball camps Indian Land High School, 8063 River Road, will host three Premiere Volleyball Training Camps for rising ninth- through 12th-grade girls from any area school this summer.
  • Sports Shorts 5-31-17
    Golf tournament for ILHS football June 1 The first Indian Land High School varsity football fundraiser golf tournament begins at 1 p.m. June 2 at Carolina Lakes Golf Course in Sun City. The cost is $125 per player or $500 for a group of four. Lunch and a dinner banquet are included. For details or to sign up, email Horatio.Blades@lcsdmail.net or visit www.ilwarriors.com/football. Register now for summer junior golf
  • Sports Shorts 5-24-17
    Local golfer makes hole-in-one Ken Bianco of Indian Land has made his first hole-in-one on Edgewater Golf Club’s hole number 4. County swimming pool opens May 27 The Lancaster County Parks and Recreation swimming pool opens May 27.  The pool is open to the public 3-5 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon-5 p.m. Saturday and 1:30-4:30 p.m. Sunday. The pool will be closed to the public on May 30, June 1, 5 and 15. 
  • Sports Shorts 5-17-17
    Rotary 5K charity race set for May 20 Lancaster Rotary Club will host a 5K Race for Charity at 8 a.m. May 20 at Lancaster High School, 617 Normandy Road, Lancaster, with a free tot trot at 7:45 a.m. Registration for the 5K is $25 before May 17 or $30 until the date of the race. Registration forms can be found at lancasterruns.com.
  • Sports Shorts 5-10-17
    IL Rotary Club golf tourney May 11 The 2017 Indian Land Rotary Club golf tournament is May 11 at Carolina Lakes Golf Club, 23012 Kingfisher Drive in Sun City Carolina Lakes. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., followed by an invocation and rules at 9:45 a.m., and a shotgun start at 10 a.m. The first-place team wins $500, second place $300 and third place $100. The winners of the closest-to-the-pin and longest-drive contests will each receive $100.
  • Sports Shorts 5-3-17
    Indian Land VFW golf tourney May 3 Indian Land Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 12136 is holding a Memorial Golf Tournament honoring Silver and Bronze Star recipient U.S. Army Capt. John Monahan at Ballantyne Resort Golf Club on May 3. Entrance fee of $125 includes cart, range balls, breakfast, lunch, contests and prizes. Proceeds will benefit local veterans. Corporate sponsorship opportunities are available. Donations are welcome and appreciated.
  • Sports Shorts 4-26-17
    Youth umpire meeting April 30 The Lancaster County Parks and Recreation will hold its seasonal meeting for anyone interested in umpiring T-ball, Dixie Sweetees or the instructional swing league at 2 p.m. April 30 at Springdale Recreation Center, 260 S. Plantation Road, Lancaster. Umpires must be at least 15 years old and have transportation. Bring your personal information. For details, call (803) 285-5545.  Registration opens May 1 for flag football