Community Sports

  • Sports Shorts 10-25-17
     Lady Warriors tennis team advances
  • Sports Shorts 10-18-17
    Bootastic Ghouls softball game Oct. 24
  • Golf tournament kicks off IL Fall Festival
    The Indian Land Fall Festival is teeing off with a golf tournament on Friday, Oct. 27, at Carolina Lakes Golf Club at Sun City. The 18-hole captain’s choice tournament will have check-in and lunch at 11 a.m., a shotgun start at noon, a fun-filled afternoon of championship golf, then dinner at 4 p.m. Organizers are excited to bring together local golfers the day before the Saturday festival. Registration is open to individuals for $75 or foursomes for $300 per team until Oct. 20.
  • IL Pee Wees big winners
    Indian Land’s youngest football team, the 7/8-year-old Pee Wees, is tied for second place in Lancaster County Parks and Recreation league play this season. The team has posted a 4-3 record so far. The IL Pee Wee team beat Lancaster, 6-0, at the Sept. 16 jamboree in Buford. On Sept. 18, it beat Buford, 13-6. On Sept. 23, it won again, 6-0, over Kershaw. The IL team came from behind in an Oct. 10 game that went into overtime to defeat Buford, 22-20. 
  • Sports Shorts 10-11-17
    Coaches honor ILHS football player Indian Land High School’s Jake Locklear was an honorable mention for Class A-AA-AAA offensive lineman of the week at last week’s meeting of the Tri-County Football Coaches Association.
  • Girl Power at ILMS
    Sophie Johnson’s first big football moment this season caused a fumble. In a scrimmage against Camden, No. 36 Sophie, the safety, blew the runner back and knocked the ball loose with her shoulder. Her team went wild. After the game, the Camden players were surprised the big hit came from an eighth-grade girl. “They were shocked. They were saying, ‘Oh my gosh, beaten up by a girl!’ They all shook my hand,” said Sophie, 12. “I don’t want people to underestimate me or not go as hard on me because I’m a girl.”
  • Sports Shorts 10-4-17
    Children’s Home Flurry Oct. 6 The seventh annual Lancaster Children’s Home Fall Flurry is Oct. 6 at Rocky Creek Sporting Clays, 3390 Mountain Gap Road (S.C. 901 South), Richburg.
  • Sports Shorts 9-20-17
    Murphy reaps Tri-County honor Indian Land High School football player Alex Murphy was honored at the third weekly meeting of the Tri-County Football Coaches Association meeting at Towne Tavern in Fort Mill on Sept. 12. Murphy was selected as the Class A-AA-AAA special teams player of the week with a blocked punt returned for a touchdown to go with three tackles, two tackles for loss in the Warriors’ 27-16 loss to Broome High School on Sept. 8.
  • Sports Shorts 9-13-17
     Junior Warriors win The Indian Land High School junior varsity football team improved to 3-0 on the season, taking an 8-6 win over Broome at the ILHS Reservation on Thursday, Sept. 7.
  • USC suspends former ILHS player Felder
    University of South Carolina sophomore guard Rakym Felder, who played one season of basketball at Indian Land High School, has been suspended indefinitely from the Gamecocks men’s basketball program and will not attend classes this fall, USC basketball coach Frank Martin announced Aug. 16. According to Richland County court records, Felder was arrested July 13 by Columbia police and charged with third-degree assault and battery. He was released on personal recognizance.