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Today's Sports

  • Habitat’s Reindeer Run slated...

    The fifth annual 5k Resolute Reindeer Run is Dec. 9 at USC Lancaster’s Gregory Health & Fitness Center/YMCA, 476 Hubbard Drive, Lancaster.
    The walk/run event, open to all ages, starts at 9 a.m., with sign-in beginning at 8 a.m.
    Cash prizes for the top three fastest overall male and female runners are $100 first, $75 second and $50 third. Trophies awarded to all category winners.
    All proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity of Lancaster County. Sponsors are Resolute Forest Products and Lancaster Runs.

  • ILHS 2-1 in preseason hoops...

    Indian Land High School closed out play in the Buford High School Preseason Tournament, posting a 59-49 hoops win over McBee High School on Nov. 20 at BHS.
    The Warriors, who went 2-1 in the tourney, opened the final round, taking the 10-point win over the Panthers.
    Indian Land was 2-0 in the final two sessions, including the victory over McBee.
    Indian Land, up 15-11 after one period, used a 22-14 second-quarter surge to build a 37-25 spread at the break.

  • Sports Shorts 11-22-17

     IL Wrestling Club practices begin

  • Loughry makes most of his return

    Indian Land High School senior quarterback David Loughry defied the odds this season.
    Loughry, a three-year starter for the Warriors, wasn’t a lock to be back under center for 2017.
    Loughry suffered a tough injury last season, breaking his femur, the longest and strongest bone in the body.
    Loughry broke the thigh bone in the Warriors’ fifth game last season, and his return time to be back with the Warriors was estimated at 12 months.
    But the determined Loughry made it back in little more than half that time, coming back in seven months.

  • Sun City veterans enjoy free...

    To celebrate local American heroes, the fairways at Carolina Lakes Golf Club were turned over to U.S. veterans in honor of Veterans Day 2017.
    A total of 140 vets took to the course Nov. 8, despite the cold, for a day of camaraderie and courage, with holes to be tackled and prizes to be won.
    Carolina Lakes Golf Club opened its course to the veterans for a day of complimentary golf. The golf course provided each foursome with a golf cart, range balls and other necessities. Fidelity gave each veteran a sleeve of golf balls.

  • Dougherty makes all-conference...

    Shalyn Dougherty, an Indian Land Hgh School graduate, was one of 15 members of the Limestone College men’s and women’s soccer programs honored Oct. 30 as they were named to the Conference Carolinas Academic All-Conference Team.
    Ranked fifth in the Southeast region, the women’s squad led the entire league with 13 honorees, including Dougherty, who is a senior on the Limestone team, based in High Point, N.C.
    They were named to the team for maintaining a cumulative grade-point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

  • Sports Shorts 11-15-17

    Coaches honor ILHS football players

    Two Indian Land High School football standouts – Jake Locklear and Brandon Dickerson – were honored during the weekly meeting of the Tri-County Football Coaches Association meeting at the Towne Tavern in Fort Mill on Oct. 31.

  • IL’s Makowski played hard

    Indian Land High School head football coach Horatio Blades could count on Warriors senior defensive lineman William Makowski because, as Blades said, he’s accountable.
    “William is one of the best kids I’ve ever been around,” Blades said. “He’s the epitome of a team player and doesn’t make excuses.
    “William has a lot of ‘want to’ in his play,” Blades said.
    Makowski, a four-year member of the ILHS varsity, is in his second season as a starter in the Warriors’ defensive trenches.

  • First Tee golf donations...

    Sun City Carolina Lakes golfers cleaned out their closets and garages in September to help outfit the next generation of golfers.
    After the SCCL Men’s Golf Association asked residents to donate no-longer-needed golf items and donate to 1,600 beginning golfers in need of equipment, donations poured in for The First Tee of Greater Charlotte, which includes Indian Land youth.  

  • Sawyer runner-up in state meet

    Indian Land High School sophomore Hannah Sawyer finished second in the girls AAA cross country state meet Saturday, Nov. 4.
    “This is the highest finish ever for a girl in school history for cross country,” IL coach Christopher Cuviello said. “Hannah also made all-state for finishing in the top 15 overall.”
    The ILHS girls team placed fourth in the SCHSL State Championship meet at the Clemson Sandhills Research Center in Columbia.