https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/sports/rss.xml en Lancaster Angels win district crown https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/content/lancaster-angels-win-district-crown <img src="https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/sites/www.carolinagatewayonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ponytails_307_071318_supp_color.jpg" alt="Lancaster Dixie Softball Angels (10U) All-Stars celebrate at home plate after winning the district tournament in late June. Team members include Riley McManus, Kenley Davis, Jaylin Larrimore, Sheridyn Mickles, Caroline Plyler, Logan Thomas, Lillian White, Kendall Hurst, Addison Robinson, McKenzie Sherrill, Ava Vincent and Addyson Knight. " title="Lancaster Dixie Softball Angels (10U) All-Stars celebrate at home plate after winning the district tournament in late June. Team members include Riley McManus, Kenley Davis, Jaylin Larrimore, Sheridyn Mickles, Caroline Plyler, Logan Thomas, Lillian White, Kendall Hurst, Addison Robinson, McKenzie Sherrill, Ava Vincent and Addyson Knight. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> JEFFERSON &ndash; The Lancaster Dixie Softball Angels (10U) All-Stars fought their way out the losers&rsquo; bracket in late June to win the district title and advance in state play.<br /> Lancaster beat Blythewood twice on the last day of the district tournament to advance.<br /> The Angels topped Blythe-wood 7-1 in a winner-take-all finale after winning the seesaw first game by a 6-4 margin.<br /> &ldquo;It was pretty close,&rdquo; said Lancaster all-stars coach Gene Knight, of the two-run win. &ldquo;Thankfully, we were able to stay on top.&rdquo;<br /> Davis, Henry pace ILHS track awards https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/content/davis-henry-pace-ilhs-track-awards <img src="https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/sites/www.carolinagatewayonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_3432.jpg" alt="State track champion Marlin Davis was named the ILHS boys track team&#039;s Most Valuable Player at the teams awards presentation. He won the 200 meters state crown in 21.64 at the Class AAA boys meet in May." title="State track champion Marlin Davis was named the ILHS boys track team&#039;s Most Valuable Player at the teams awards presentation. He won the 200 meters state crown in 21.64 at the Class AAA boys meet in May." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Class AAA individual state track champions Marlin Davis and Leah Henry led the 2018 Indian Land High School track awards.<br /> Davis, a junior sprinter who garnered the ILHS boys track Most Valuable Player, captured the 200 meters state crown in 21.64 at the Class AAA boys meet at Spring Valley High School in Pontiac on May 12.<br /> Davis had a stellar day at the state meet. In the 100 meters, he dashed a 10.70 effort to place second for a silver medal.<br /> Sports Shorts 7-18-18 https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/content/sports-shorts-7-18-18 <p> <strong>ASC Greenway offers outdoor programs</strong><br /> Anne Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill will host the following outdoors programs:<br /> &bull; Get to Know the Greenway guided tour &ndash; 9 a.m. July 18 at the Dairy Barn Entrance, 250 Dairy Barn Lane, Fort Mill. The van tour lasts about an hour. No hiking required. The event is free, but registration is necessary due to limited space.<br /> Richardson to lead Lady Warriors https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/content/richardson-lead-lady-warriors <img src="https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/sites/www.carolinagatewayonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/coach_richardson.jpeg_copycolor.jpg" alt="Paul Richardson will coach the Indian Land High School Lady Warriors basketball team this season." title="Paul Richardson will coach the Indian Land High School Lady Warriors basketball team this season." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Paul Richardson is a coach who has been around the block, and is looking to put the Indian Land Lady Warriors back on main street.<br /> Richardson, who came to ILHS as the new girls basketball coach, has extensive coaching experience in high school sports.<br /> Prior to his selection as the Lady Warriors hoops coach, Richardson coached at Nation Ford High School in Fort Mill, where he was the Falcons&rsquo; offensive coordinator in football and a wrestling coach.<br /> Edwards to lead Warriors athletics https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/content/edwards-lead-warriors-athletics <img src="https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/sites/www.carolinagatewayonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/mike_edwards.jpeg" alt="Mike Edwards, who has extensive prep coaching experience in the Charlotte Mecklenburg (N.C.) schools, is the new Warriors’ athletics director. He spoke to the Indian Land Rotary Club on June 26. " title="Mike Edwards, who has extensive prep coaching experience in the Charlotte Mecklenburg (N.C.) schools, is the new Warriors’ athletics director. He spoke to the Indian Land Rotary Club on June 26. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> For the third time in two years, Indian Land High School has a new athletics director.<br /> Mike Edwards, who has extensive prep coaching experience in the Charlotte Mecklenburg (N.C.) schools, is the new Warriors&rsquo; athletics director.<br /> Sports Shorts 7-11-18 https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/content/sports-shorts-7-11-18 <p> <strong>County offers adult softball leagues</strong><br /> If you are interested in joining an adult softball team, or adding a team to the Lancaster County Parks and Recreation men&rsquo;s&nbsp; or co-ed softball leagues, the program is now open.<br /> Individuals can sign up online at www.mylancastersc.org/parks, or drop by the main office at the Springdale Recreation Center, 260 S. Plantation Road, Lancaster. The fee is $40 per person.<br /> Sports Shorts 7-4-18 https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/content/sports-shorts-7-4-18 <img src="https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/sites/www.carolinagatewayonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/il_softball_summer_camp_06_25_18_-_brooklynn_fairfaxcolor.jpg" alt="Indian Land High softball player Daniella Wilson teaches Brooklynn Fairfax to stay low while fielding the ball during a youth softball camp last week at the high school. Brooklynn is on the Lancaster County All-stars 8U team, which is preparing for the recreation softball league state championships, as are the county’s 9-10-year-old all-stars. " title="Indian Land High softball player Daniella Wilson teaches Brooklynn Fairfax to stay low while fielding the ball during a youth softball camp last week at the high school. Brooklynn is on the Lancaster County All-stars 8U team, which is preparing for the recreation softball league state championships, as are the county’s 9-10-year-old all-stars. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> <strong>County offers adult softball leagues</strong><br /> If you are interested in joining an adult softball team, or adding a team to the Lancaster County Parks and Recreation men&rsquo;s&nbsp; or co-ed softball leagues, the program is now open.<br /> Individuals can sign up online at www.mylancastersc.org/parks, or drop by the main office at the Springdale Recreation Center, 260 S. Plantation Road, Lancaster. The fee is $40 per person.<br /> Foursome’s 54 nets golf tourney win https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/content/foursome%E2%80%99s-54-nets-golf-tourney-win <img src="https://www.carolinagatewayonline.com/sites/www.carolinagatewayonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_4272color.jpg" alt="Harry Metcalfe putts, while Daniel Howes, left, and Sean Hartnett look on during the Indian Land Rotary Club golf tournament at Carolina Lakes Golf Club on May 10. " title="Harry Metcalfe putts, while Daniel Howes, left, and Sean Hartnett look on during the Indian Land Rotary Club golf tournament at Carolina Lakes Golf Club on May 10. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> The winning foursome shot a sizzling 18 under to take the win in the annual Indian Land Rotary Club golf tournament at Carolina Lakes Golf Club on May 10.<br /> The winning team, with a 54, included Brian Cogan, Bryce Miller, Matt Powlowski and Mark Robinson.<br /> Miller highlighted the winning team&rsquo;s effort with a hole-in-one on number 12.<br /> The field featured 16 foursomes, for a total of 64 players.<br /> The runner-up team, with a 17-under 55, included Adam Cooper, Damien Bourgeious, Dominic Picirillo and Adam Polsock.<br />