New Lander men’s basketball coach Drew Richards announced the commitments of six players to the Lander men’s basketball program for the 2019-20 season. The incoming class hails from four different states.
The Lander Bearcats’ baseball team has 17 players headed out on summer assignments in preparation for the 2020 season, head coach Jason Burke announced on Wednesday.
South Carolina football coach Will Muschamp set out this recruiting season to upgrade his team’s running back talent, and he got that done Monday when MarShawn Lloyd (5-foot-10, 210 pounds) released a video on Twitter announcing a commitment to the Gamecocks.
Erskine’s softball team won the National Christian College Athletic Association national championship Friday in Botetourt, Virginia, with a 2-1 win against Biola University (La Mirada, California).
Late last Wednesday night, Lander coach Jason Burke’s phone rang. The third-year Bearcats coach was at home, having wrapped up a 4-3 win against rival Erskine hours earlier.
DUE WEST — Erskine baseball coach Mark Crocco and Lander coach Jason Burke are good buddies. Their teams are also big rivals, and the Bearcats came into Wednesday’s game sporting a 16-game winning streak in the series.
A rebound from cold and wet conditions Tuesday morning earned Lander’s women’s golf team a fifth-place finish in the Bearcat Invitational at The Links at Stoney Point.
Lander junior Jon Parker finished on a tear, shooting a birdie on No. 15 and finishing with an eagle on No. 18, as Lander finished third Tuesday in the 10th annual Bearcat Classic at the Greenwood Country Club.