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SHS girls swim team finishes 2nd, boys 4th

The Sumter High School girls swim team finished second in an 8-team meet and the SHS boys finished fourth out of eight teams on Tuesday at City of Sumter Aquatics Center. West Florence won the girls meet with 95 points followed by Sumter with 72. … more

U.S. Open champ Osaka latest PPO success story

Now 11 years into its existence, the Palmetto Pro Open should no longer a novelty act to the Sumter community. The USTA Pro Circuit event is a 32-player women's tournament held every summer in Palmetto Tennis Center. The PPO has brought some … more

Wilson Hall swim teams come out strong in opening meet

The Wilson Hall boys and girls swim teams got their season off to a good start on Saturday, winning the Thomas Sumter Invitational at City of Sumter Aquatics Center. Wilson Hall won with a total of 163 points. Trinity-Byrnes was second with 138, … more

Eagles pick off 27-13 win over EC

TURBEVILLE - The old football saying is that defense wins championships, and while that is open to debate there is no doubt defense helped the Scott's Branch High School Eagles defeat the East Clarendon Wolverines on Friday at Shad Hall … more

Young SHS netters holding their own as Lady Gamecock Spike-Off nears

Sumter High School varsity volleyball head coach Christy Kelly makes no bones about it. "We're a young, inexperienced team," Kelly said. "We have 14 players, but only three with varsity experience." Yet the Lady Gamecocks find themselves at an … more

Gamecocks dominate Crestwood in 49-20 victory

The final score may have said Sumter 49, Crestwood 20, on Friday at Sumter Memorial Stadium, but the high school football game between the Sumter School District rivals wasn't that close. Far, far from it. The Gamecocks scored on their first … more

Crestwood loses another heartbreaker, 17-16 to Flora

DALZELL - The hard luck for the Crestwood High School varsity football team continued Friday as the Knights dropped a 17-16 decision to A.C. Flora in their Region V-4A opener at Donald L. Crolley … more

Cavaliers looking to stay perfect against The King's Academy

The Robert E. Lee Academy Cavaliers are perfect so far, and there is no doubt in head coach David Rankin's mind as to why that is. "We returned a lot of people on defense," said Rankin, whose team is 3-0 on the season. "We allowed 68 yards of … more

Wilson Hall suffers 40-28 homecoming loss to Ben Lippen

From staff reports COLUMBIA -- After limiting Pinewood Prep to just 14 points last week to pick up its first win of the season, the Wilson Hall football team was hoping that momentum would carry … more

Sumter cruises past Lugoff-Elgin 45-0 in Region IV-5A opener

LUGOFF -- The Sumter High varsity football team did to Lugoff-Elgin on Friday what it had done to its first five opponents of the season: win in dominating fashion. The Gamecocks obliterated L-E … more

Florence affects local sports

This week's South Carolina High School League athletic schedules for the schools in Sumter, Clarendon and Lee counties came to a screeching halt on Monday when Gov. Henry McMaster ordered the school districts in 26 counties to cancel classes in … more

Laurence Manning falls 26-7 to First Baptist

By EDDIE LITAKER Special to The Sumter Item MANNING -- In what Laurence Manning Academy head football coach Robbie Briggs viewed as a measuring stick game for his team, missed opportunities … more
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