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Lee Academy quarterback Keaton Price racked up nearly 300 yards of total and accounted for three touchdowns in the Cavaliers' 26-12 win over St. John's Christian on Friday to lead to his being selected as the Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week.

Lee's Price named Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week after dominant performance in 1A semis

Lee Academy's Keaton Price has been the heart and soul of the Cavalier football team all season long. That continued on Friday when the senior quarterback dominated with nearly 300 yards of total offense, powering Lee past St. John's Ch26-12 to earn …

For the second straight season, Laurence Manning's Gabe Harris (1) and the Swampcats will face Hammond in the SCISA 3A championship game on Friday at Charleston Southern University.

Laurence Manning gears up for rematch with Hammond for SCISA 3A title

Laurence Manning Academy football head coach Austin Floyd is very familiar with Hammond. The Skyhawks have long been the dominant force in SCISA 3A, having won the last three state titles. The most recent championship came over the Swampcats, as …

Laurence Manning quarterback Bryce Acord (7), seen here handing the ball off to Nolan Osteen, will make his second career start as the Swampcat signal caller in the SCISA 3A state championship against Hammond on Friday. Acord is replacing the injured Tyler June at quarterback.

Laurence Manning players excited for rematch with Hammond in 3A championship

History will repeat itself on Friday as the Laurence Manning Academy football team will face Hammond for the SCISA 3A state championship. This time around the game will be played at Charleston Southern University's Buccaneer Field with a 7 p.m. …

Sumter running back Nathan Harris-Waynick (26) and the Gamecocks will get to play a second home game in the 5A playoffs after beating Berkeley 34-13 on Friday.

Sumter gets another home game; Laurence Manning, Lee advance to SCISA title games

Sumter High School picked up a surprise home playoff footblal game on Friday, while Laurence Manning Academy and Lee Academy will both be traveling to North Charleston for their next playoff game. Since both games are for state championships, …

SCISA championship weekend schedule

SCISA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS Semifinals Friday 3A Laurene Manning 18, Ben Lippen 13 Hammond 31, Augusta Christian 0 2A Carolina 22, Orangeburg Prep 21 Hilton Head Christian 63, Pee …

Laurence Manning's Gabe Harris (1) was voted the Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week after tallying over 200 yards of total offense and a touchdown in the Swampcats' 27-14 win over Heathwood Hall on Friday.

Swampcats' Harris wins Athlete of Week behind game-changing performance against Heathwood

Laurence Manning Academy's Gabe Harris always plays a big role for the Swampcats. Defensively, he's a big play waiting to happen in the secondary. Offensively, he's a constant threat to catch a short pass and go 80 yards for a touchdown. Last …

Laurence Manning quarterback Tyler June (11), running back Connor Smith and the rest of the Swampcats will play host to Ben Lippen in a SCISA 3A football playoffs semifinal game on Friday beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Swampcats host Ben Lippen for the chance to play in second straight state title game

Laurence Manning Academy has been here before. Just last year, the Swampcats faced Ben Lippen in the SCISA 3A football state playoffs semifinals, beating the Falcons 48-42 for the right to play Hammond in the championship game. LMA will face off …

Laurence Manning's Elliott Harris, front left, is joined by his family, as well as LMA lacrosse coach Mike Davey, back right, as he signed with Averett University on Tuesday.

LMA's Harris signs to play lacrosse at Averett University

MANNING -- Three years ago, Laurence Manning Academy's Elliott Harris had never picked up a lacrosse stick. When the school decided to start a lacrosse program, Harris said why not give it a shot. It was something to keep him occupied during the …

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Price, Huettmann, Harris, McCray named TD Club Players of Week

Lee Academy football head coach David Rankin took it easy on his quarterback, Keaton Price, down the stretch of the regular season in order to have him in tip-top shape for the SCISA 1A state playoffs. Well, the playoffs started for the Cavaliers …

Sumter's Keion Brown (3) and the Gamecocks will host Berkeley to open the 5A playoffs on Friday after finishing off the regular season with a 28-9 win over Crestwood.

Laurence Manning getting surprise semifinal home game highlight of local football games

That Laurence Manning Academy won its SCISA 3A football state playoff opener against Heathwood Hall last Friday wasn't a surprise. The fact the Swampcats will be playing host to the semifinal game is a surprise though. That LMA will be taking on …

Laurence Manning running back Nolan Osteen (5) and the Swampcats will host Heathwood Hall to open the SCISA 3A playoffs at Billy Chitwood Field on Friday.

Laurence Manning hosts Heathwood Hall in rematch to open playoffs

The Laurence Manning Academy football team opened its season with a turnover-laden 21-14 loss to Heathwood Hall. As the Swampcats open the SCISA 3A playoffs, they'll have a chance to avenge that loss, as they will play host to Heathwood on Friday at …

Clarendon Hall's Kylic Horton and the Saints are looking to upset Richard Winn in the first round of the SCISA 8-man playoffs on Friday.

Clarendon Hall feels it has chance to take down unbeaten Richard Winn

Clarendon Hall goes into the SCISA 8-man football state playoffs on Friday as the No. 4 seed from Region II. The Saints will be traveling to Winnsboro to go up against undefeated Richard Winn Academy, the Region I champion. While his team will no …

Thomas Sumter's Reese Distelzweig won the SCISA 2A individual state cross country championship on Saturday before being named the Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week.

TSA's Distelzweig runs to a state title and wins Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week

Thomas Sumter Academy eighth-grader Reese Distelzweig had a phenomenal showing at the SCISA 2A cross country state championships over the weekend, earning an individual state title with a time of 19 minutes, 49.65 seconds. Her performance was also …

Kylic Horton

Horton, Robinson, Alston, Houser named TD Club Players of Week

Clarendon Hall's Kylic Horton and Wilder Robinson, Lake City's Cleadius Alston and Thomas Sumter Academy's Preston Houser have been selected as Players of the Week by the Sumter Touchdown Club Presented by FTC. Horton was selected as the …

Thomas Sumter's Reese Distelzweig, left, former Lady General Bella Crowe, center, and head coach Rob Coursey pose for a picture at the SCISA 2A state cross country championships on Saturday. Distelzweig went on to win the state title.

Thomas Sumter's Distelzweig wins SCISA 2A cross country title

Thomas Sumter Academy's Reese Distelzweig may just be an eighth-grader, but she's already making a name for herself on the cross country scene. A year after placing third in the SCISA 2A individual cross country championship, Distelzweig took two …