Lander takes second at Cougar Invitational

Michal Pospisil defeated Point's Francisco Oliveira on the ninth sudden-death hole to medal as the Lander golf team finished second out of 14 teams Tuesday in the two-day, three-round Cougar Invitatio ...

Abbeville squeaks past Ninety Six

NINETY SIX-- Lights flickered and thunder cracked, barely heard over the raucous crowd in Ninety Six's gym as the Wildcats exchanged leads with the Abbeville Panthers. The fifth set stood tied at 7-7, ...

Lander men's soccer sweeps PBC awards

Lander men's soccer team swept the Peach Belt Conference weekly awards, the league office announced today. Michael Leach was named PBC Player of the Week, George Knight was tabbed as the PBC Defender ...

3 picked for Shrine Bowl

Three Lakelands football players will compete for South Carolina in the annual Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas, it was announced Monday. Laurens offensive lineman Summie Carlay, Laurens defensive lineman ...

USC keeps eyes on DE Sterling

Defensive end Aaron Sterling (6-foot-2, 260 pounds) of Tucker, Georgia, decommitted from Alabama last week. The University of South Carolina has continued to recruit him despite his previous commitmen ...

Deer season forecast good

With the 2016 deer season soon opening in all counties, South Carolina's deer population is healthy and the season outlook is good, according to the state's top deer biologist. Although the deer harve ...

Sunday, Sept. 25 Fishing reports

FRESHWATER Piedmont Area Lake Russell  Bass: Fair to good. Guide Jerry Kotal reports that he is catching good numbers of small to medium-sized spotted bass fishing a drop shot around deeper timbe ...

Picking a winner

For those who love to argue, e.g. lawyers, and teenagers, the sports world is literally a dream come true. If I added up the minutes I have spent arguing with my cousin Rob about the relative merits o ...

Q&A with Griffin Sponenberg

Index-Journal sports reporter David Roberts sat down with Greenwood cross country runner Griffin Sponenberg to talk about the season.   Q:Being a senior, do you feel any pressure to perform ...

Dorman routs Laurens

LAURENS -- Chris Liner has had his fill of Region 3-5A. Dorman rolled past his Laurens Raiders by a score of 52-21 on Friday night at K.C. Hanna Stadium. A week earlier, another Region 3 power, B ...

Greenwood falls to Hanna in 2nd overtime

ANDERSON--It took two halves and a pair of overtimes to separate Greenwood and T.L. Hanna. The Yellow Jackets picked off Eagles quarterback Dre Yarbough in double overtime to take a 45-38 victory, giv ...

Bears maul Vikings in second half rout

Emerald High School's football team has shown a little moxy for two and half quarters, but hasn't quite found a way to close the gap in tight situations. The Vikings found themselves down 24 points to ...