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Lakewood's Hunter Hoff delivers a pitch during the Gator's 11-1 loss to Gilbert to open the SCISA 3A playoffs on Saturday at The Swamp.

Lakewood baseball falls to Gilbert 11-1 in playoff opener, to face Aynor in elimination game Monday

The Lakewood High School baseball team looked to be in good position in the fourth inning of its District 3 tournament opener against Gilbert in the 3A state playoffs.The Gators had just scored a run …

Lakewood's Hunter Hoff is expected to start as the Gators host Gilbert to open the SCHSL 3A playoffs on Saturday.

Lakewood, East Clarendon baseball, softball teams open playoffs Saturday

Lakewood High School has played only one baseball game in the past two weeks after winning the Region VI-3A title. The cushion in the schedule was given because of possible coronavirus issues and any weather-related issues. The Gators played …

Sumter baseball ends season with 4-2 win over Dreher

COLUMBIA - Sumter High School's varsity baseball team closed out its season with a 4-2 victory over Dreher on Tuesday at the DHS field. The Gamecocks finish the year with a 12-14 record. Connor Batey picked up the victory for SHS. He worked …

Scott's Branch point guard Cambria Parker, center, was surrounded by family as she signed her letter of intent to play basketball at Southern Wesleyan University on Monday. Parker was joined by, from left to right cousin Ryan Williams, mother Tiffany Parker, and sister Ariana Brantley.

Scott's Branch's Parker signs with Southern Wesleyan

Cambria Parker's recruiting process was a long and winding road. The Scott's Branch High School senior girls basketball player, who twice was selected as the 1A Player of the Year, entered 2021 with no offers on the table. Eventually, multiple …

Sumter's Robbins earns berth in 5A golf state tournament

CONWAY - Sumter High School's Palmer Robbins earned a berth in the South Carolina High School League 5A golf state championship as he tied for second in the 5A lower state match on Monday at Shaftesbury Glen Golf Course. Robbins was the lone …

Lakewood senior Koby Wagner has put in hard work in the classroom and on the field with the support of his non-traditional family.

The Grind: Family drives Lakewood’s Wagner to thrive on and off the field

Lakewood High School football and soccer player Koby Wagner grew up in a non-traditional family household, though many people in his life were oblivious to that fact. Koby's dad, Christopher, married his stepmother, Tiffany, when he was around 10 …

Sumter's Nicole Wells won the 400, 200 and long jump at the Region VI-5A meet on Saturday at Sumter Memorial Stadium.

Sumter track teams second in region meet

The Sumter High School boys and girls track and field teams both finished second in the Region VI-5A meet on Saturday at Sumter Memorial Stadium.Carolina Forest easily won both meets. The Carolina …

Lakewood's Cakhi Fowler threw a no-hitter as the Lady Gators finished region play with a 22-0 win over Crestwood.

Lakewood softball tops Crestwood 22-0

The Lakewood High School varsity softball team beat Crestwood 22-0 in three innings on Friday at the CHS field to clinch second place in Region VI-3A. The Lady Gators improved to 8-2 both overall …

The Lakewood baseball team celebrates an 11-5 win over Crestwood on Friday. The victory clinched the Gators' first region title since 2006.

Lakewood wins first region baseball title since 2006

Lakewood High School won its first baseball region title since 2005 with an 11-0, 5-inning victory over Crestwood on Friday at the CHS field. The Gators improved to 15-8 on the season and finished …

The Laurence Manning baseball team will look to keep their season alive in the SCISA playoffs next week.

SCISA baseball, softball playoffs highlight 5 Things to Watch This Week

1. SCISA SOFTBALL STATE TOURNEYS IN SUMTERThe teams to play for the three SCISA state softball titles will be determined at Palmetto Park and Patriot Park SportPlex on Friday and Saturday. Wilson …

Crestwood tops Manning 6-3 for first region win

The Crestwood High School baseball team rode the pitching of R.J. Reed to a 6-3 victory over Manning on Friday at the CHS field.Reed worked 6 1/3 and allowed just three runs despite allowing six hits …

Clarendon Hall clinches region title with 20-2 win over Holly Hill

HOLLY HILL – Clarendon Hall’s varsity softball team clinched the SCISA Region II-1A title with a 20-2 victory over Holly Hill Academy on Friday at the HHA field.Olivia Wilson led the Lady …

Crestwood's Hannah Kovalcik, left, and Abby Kovalcik made the jump over to the boys soccer team after the school didn't have enough players for a girls soccer team this spring. The twins each earned starting roles on the boys team.

Hanging with the boys: Crestwood's Kovalcik twins making most of season on boys soccer team

Abby and Hannah Kovalcik have played soccer since they were first capable of standing up and kicking a ball. Raised by soccer-loving parents, the twins immediately dove headfirst into the sport. They've played on recreational teams, club teams and, …

Clarendon Hall softball rolls past Florence Christian 11-4

SUMMERTON - Clarendon Hall's varsity softball team improved to 12-1 on the season with an 11-4 victory over Florence Christian School on Thursday at the CH field. Bailey Corbett led the Lady Saints offensively, getting three hits with a double, a …

Sumter's Chris Ramirez won the 400 hurdles and the 3,200 run in the Sumter School District Meet on Wednesday.

Wells takes four events; Sumter boys win district track meet

Nicole Wells won four events to lead Sumter High School to victory in the girls portion of the Sumter School District track and field meet on Wednesday at Sumter Memorial Stadium. SHS also won the boys portion of the meet, which was ran with …