Greenwood looking for consistent play

Greenwood varsity volleyball dropped two matches in straight sets Thursday, losing 2-0 to Aiken and Byrnes.  The Eagles found each team's offensive prowess difficult to match, falling behind earl ...

Tennis teams spread thin on experience

Howard Green may only have six players on his roster, but he likes the six he has. Sure, this is his first year coaching the girls, but he gets an experienced No.1 and No. 2 from who made the playoffs ...

Lakelands Football Show -- Week One

Week Zero of Lakelands football felt more like Ground Zero when the storms hit, but it's time to focus on Week One now. Once again, Lakelands Football Show host Jimmy Faulkner leads us on a journey of ...

Panama advances past South Korea

Associated PressSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Esmith Pineda smashed a go-ahead three-run homer in the fifth inning and Panama beat South Korea 3-2 on Wednesday night for a spot in the international ...

Varsity Football Prep Poll

Tuesday Varsity Football Prep Poll S.C. Prep Media Poll -- Week 1 Class 5A 1. Fort Dorchester; 2. Westside; 3. Dutch Fork; 4. Northwestern; 5. Spartanburg; 6. Gaffney; 7. Lexington; 8. Dorman; 9. Boil ...

Panel approves Coastal Carolina stadium expansion

COLUMBIA -- A state panel has approved expansion of Coastal Carolina's football stadium over the objection of Gov. Nikki Haley.Media outlets reported the South Carolina Fiscal Accountability Authority ...

Four things we learned after Week Zero

Index-Journal Sports Editor Michael Christopher will give a list of four things to know of what we learned from Friday night football in the Lakelands. Like the four downs in football, the IJ points o ...

Abbeville tops Class 2A rankings

S.C. Prep Media Poll -- Week 1Class 5A1. Fort Dorchester; 2. Westside; 3. Dutch Fork; 4. Northwestern; 5. Spartanburg; 6. Gaffney; 7. Lexington; 8. Dorman; 9. Boiling Springs; 10. ByrnesOthers receivi ...

Georgia prospects commit to USC, Clemson

The University of South Carolina and Clemson struck big in the state of Georgia on Friday landing highly recruited prospects in  MJ Webb of Madison and AJ Terrell of Atlanta, respectively. Webb ( ...

Bridges, Blue Hoselooking for progression

CLINTON -- Darrell Bridges stands tall in the Presbyterian College offense. The trouble is ? he's only 6-1. Forgive the metaphor. In reality, the preseason depth chart lists seven starters who ar ...

Sunday, Aug. 21 Fishing reports

FRESHWATERPiedmont AreaLake Russell (Updated August 4)Striped Bass: Excellent. Guide Wendell Wilson reports that striper fishing is about as good as it gets on Lake Russell, with numerous big fish bet ...

0821 Sunday's local golf scores

Hunter's Creek Golf Club Friday's SeniorsOak plus 4 1/2 - Paul Sorrow, Martin Moore, Charles VanSwol, George Heck.Maple plus 9 - Overall plus 10 - Paul Karlovetz, Melvin Carter, Sam Davis, Jack Smith. ...

Ninety Six's McFaddin wins tournament

It took a tiebreaker, but Skyler McFaddin, a junior at Ninety Six High School, won the Back to School Open, a tournament hosted by the GSA Junior Golf Tour. "I was just hitting a lot of fairways," McF ...