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MICAH GREEN / THE SUMTER ITEM  Lee Academy's Caleigh Barrett (left 15) scored her 1,000th career point as the Lady Cavaliers beat John Paul II 43-33 in the first round of the SCISA 2A playoffs on Friday.

Barrett scores 1,000th point as Lee beats John Paul II in playoff opener

Lee Academy's varsity girls basketball team shook off a little rust after an 8-day layoff to open play in the SCISA 2A state tournament with a 43-33 victory over John Paul II Friday at Wilson Hall's Nash Student Center. The result was a bit of a …

Sumter's Layken Cox, right, and the Gamecocks will open the SCHSL 5A state playoffs against Berkeley on Monday.

Playoff basketball highlights this week's 5 Things to Watch

1. SUMTER GIRLS OPEN PLAYOFFS MONDAYThe Sumter High School girls basketball team will begin the 5A state playoffs on Monday with a home game against Berkeley beginning at 6 p.m.2. HIGH SCHOOL SPRING …

Wilson Hall junior varsity teams win region tournament titles

Both the junior varsity boys and girls basketball teams from Wilson Hall won their respective SCISA Region II-3A tournaments on Tuesday at Nash Student Center. The Lady Barons defeated Laurence Manning Academy 32-6, while the WH boys defeated …

The Laurence Manning and Wilson Hall boys basketball teams will both play in the SCISA playoffs that kickoff on Friday.

SCISA PLAYOFFS: Boys, girls teams from Wilson Hall, LMA, TSA, Lee girls make playoffs

The boys and girls basketball teams from Wilson Hall, Laurence Manning Academy and Thomas Sumter Academy and the girls team from Lee Academy will be competing in the South Carolina Independent School …

Wilson Hall girls fall to Florence Christian in regular-season finale

FLORENCE - Wilson Hall's varsity girls basketball team closed out its regular season with a 43-32 loss to Florence Christian School on Monday at the FCS gymnasium. The Lady Barons fell to 5-8 on the season and 1-5 in SCISA Region II-3A. They will …

Sumter boys basketball gets first region win on late basket by Owens

MYRTLE BEACH - Leslie Owens Jr. hit a basket with 10 seconds left to lift Sumter High School to a 42-41 varsity boys basketball victory over St. James on Wednesday at the SJHS gymnasium. SHS picked up its first Region VI-5A victory in four tries …

Sumter girls basketball falls to St. James 39-32

MYRTLE BEACH - Sumter High School's varsity girls basketball team suffered its first Region VI-5A loss on Wednesday, falling to St. James 39-32 at the SJHS gymnasium. The Lady Gamecocks, who are ranked second among 5A schools in the most recent …

Thomas Sumter's Porter Laney (15) won the Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week after hitting five 3-pointers in a win over Lee on Friday.

TSA's Laney wins Hines Furniture Athlete of the Week after raining 3s against Lee

Thomas Sumter Academy's Porter Laney knew the Lady Generals had an important matchup on their hands when they faced Lee Academy on Friday. A win would help TSA get one step closer to a berth in the SCISA 2A state playoffs while taking down a rival …

Laurence Manning head football coach Austin Floyd, right, speaks as, left to right, Britton Morris, Gabe Harris and Jonathan Griffin sign to play collegiate sports on Wednesday.

Laurence Manning's Harris, Griffith, Morris announce college choices

It was a big day for Laurence Manning Academy athletics on Wednesday, as three of its student-athletes officially determined where they will carry on their careers during a ceremony in front of the school in Bubba Davis Gymnasium. Gabe Harris and …

Crestwood basketball beats Lake City 60-54

LAKE CITY - Crestwood High School improved to 2-1 in Region VI-3A with a 60-54 varsity boys basketball victory over Lake City on Monday at the LCHS gymnasium. The Knights, who improved to 2-4 on the season, led 15-5 after the first quarter. The …

Barrett's double-double lifts Lee to 49-33 win over Northside Christian

BISHOPVILLE - Caleigh Barrett had a double-double to lead Lee Academy to a 49-33 varsity girls basketball victory over Northside Christian School on Friday at the Doty Dome. Barrett had 23 points and 15 rebounds to go with six steals for the Lady …

Laurence Manning's Jaden Sanders (5) shoots over Wilson Hall's Evan Hoffman during the Swampcats' 35-33 win on Monday.

Laurence Manning boys survive late comeback to beat Wilson Hall in region opener

Defense was the name of the game when Wilson Hall hosted Laurence Manning for a SCISA Region II-3A matchup at Nash Student Center on Monday. Laurence Manning slowed down the pace of play, but watched …

Wilson Hall's Andi Grae Wingate brings the ball up the court during the Lady Barons' 51-34 win over Laurence Manning on Monday.

Lady Barons dominate Laurence Manning in region opener

After a long break, the Wilson Hall and Laurence Manning girls basketball teams returned to the court on Monday for a SCISA 3A-Region II matchup. The Lady Barons took control early on their way to a …

Barrett’s double-double lifts Lee to 49-33 win over Northside Christian

BISHOPVILLE – Caleigh Barrett had a double-double to lead Lee Academy to a 49-33 varsity girls basketball victory over Northside Christian School on Friday at the Doty Dome.Barrett had 23 …

Graham scores 38 points to lead Manning past Kingstree

MANNING – Corey Graham scored 38 points to lead Manning High School to a 97-66 varsity boys basketball victory over Kingstree on Friday at Thames Arena.The Monarchs, who improved to 2-4 on the …