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Laurence Manning's Nolan Osteen (5) rushed for 117 yards and two touchdowns in the Swampcats' 35-21 win over Pinewood Prep.

Stout defense and rushing attack lifts Laurence Manning over Pinewood Prep

Laurence Manning came into Friday’s matchup with Pinewood Prep hungry to play. The Swampcats were coming off an unintentional bye week, as Cardinal Newman was forced to cancel their game a week …

PHOTOS: Wilson Hall outlasts Thomas Sumter football in overtime

Thomas Sumter played host to Wilson Hall on Friday with the Barons coming away with a 28-27 overtime victory. Here's a look at the matchup courtesy of The Item's Tim Leible.

Wilson Hall quarterback Tate Sistare (5) fires a pass during the Barons' 28-27 overtime win over Thomas Sumter on Friday.

Wilson Hall explodes after the half, takes down Thomas Sumter in OT

DALZELL - That's what a rivalry is all about. That was the reaction of Wilson Hall head football coach Adam Jarecki after watching his team rally from a 13-0 halftime deficit to defeat Thomas Sumter Academy 28-27 in overtime at General …

Thomas Sumter's Ayden Allen and the Generals will host Wilson Hall on Friday.

Thomas Sumter looks to defend The Hill against Wilson Hall

If you just look at the records, Wilson Hall and Thomas Sumter come into Friday's annual rivalry game coming from two very different directions. Thomas Sumter is in the midst of one of their best seasons in years with a 5-2 record, while the Barons …

Thomas Sumter's Emily Young won the vote for the Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week after earning All-Tournament honors at the Baron Bash and two strong performances before the weekend.

Thomas Sumter's Young spikes her way to Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week honors

Emily Young and the Thomas Sumter volleyball team is coming off a busy week. Young and the Lady Generals played twice last week before playing in the Baron Bash on Saturday. The TSA junior starred all week on her way to winning the vote for the …

Wilson Hall girls cross country wins Trinity Collegiate meet

The Wilson Hall cross country teams ran in a meet at Trinity Collegiate on Wednesday with the girls team finishing in first place overall and the boys placing fourth. The Lady Barons earned four of the top five finishes on Wednesday en route to …

The Wilson Hall volleyball team will host their annual Baron Bash on Saturday, welcoming a total of 18 teams, including Sumter High, Lee Academy and Thomas Sumter.

Wilson Hall to host annual Baron Bash on Saturday

The Wilson Hall volleyball team will welcome 18 teams from around the state to Nash Student Center on Saturday for the annual Baron Bash. Locally, Wilson Hall will be joined by Sumter High, Lee Academy and Thomas Sumter. As always, the tournament …

Laurence Manning's Josiah Burson intercepted two passes, including a pick in the end zone as time expired, in a 21-17 win over Porter-Gaud. He won the vote as the Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week after the performance.

Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week: Burson's big interceptions help seal Swampcat victory over Porter-Gaud

Laurence Manning didn't plan on having Josiah Burson play a major role in their secondary when the season began. As injuries piled up, the Swampcats turned to the sophomore, who spent most of the offseason preparing to play wide receiver. Burson …

Sumter swims in Region IIX-5A meet

The Sumter High swim team hosted the Region IIX-5A meet last week, with the boys earning a third-place finish behind state qualifier Anthony Benenhaley. Benenhaley won the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:02.91 and placed second in the 100 …

Lee Central center Jamarion Johns (79) opened up holes for the Stallions to run for 273 yards in their win over Andrews on Friday.

Sumter Touchdown Club Players of the Week: Burroughs and Johnson lift Lee Central to region victory

When Lee Central needed big plays against Andrews on Friday, the Stallions turned to their senior leaders. Lawrence Burroughs provided a key defensive touchdown, while Jamarion Johnson opened up holes on the offensive line for a bruising rushing …

Clarendon Hall's Brock Mathis (6) and Colt Gibbons (9) will now split time at quarterback to bring a power-run dimension to the position.

Clarendon Hall seeks health as Andrew Jackson comes to town

Clarendon Hall has officially hit the meat of their football schedule. Last week was a difficult wakeup call for the Saints, as they fell 38-6 to Holly Hill. Clarendon Hall had scored at least 38 points in every game leading up to that loss. It …

Thomas Sumter cross county wins Sumter County Invitational

Sumter High hosted Thomas Sumter and Wilson Hall in the Sumter County Invitational last Thursday. Thomas Sumter swept the meet, winning both the boys and girls races. While Thomas Sumter came away with the overall wins, Wilson Hall swept the top …

PHOTO GALLERY: Wilson Hall football falls 27-21 to Cardinal Newman at home

Wilson Hall lost 27-21 at home to Cardinal Newman on Friday during a night that brought in more fans than normal with the Barons' Mini-Cheerleader Night. Both teams were winless going into the game.

Wilson Hall football remains winless in fall to Cardinal Newman

The Wilson Hall Barons evidently invited everyone in the county, along with their moms, as well as their friends' moms, to their rivalry game against Cardinal Newman Friday. It was evident by the packed parking lot and rowdy student section, …

Laurence Manning's Nolan Osteen (5) and the Swampcats travel to Columbia today for a rematch of the last two SCISA 3A state championship games against Hammond.

Laurence Manning football not defining season by matchup with Hammond

Laurence Manning will see some familiar faces when they make the trip to Columbia on Friday night. The Swampcats will face off against Hammond, the team they have played in the last two SCISA 3A state championships. While it won't define playoff …