Barons top LMA for B football title


MANNING - Wilson Hall defeated Laurence Manning Academy 26-22 to win the SCISA 3A B Team football championship playoffs on Thursday at Billy Chitwood Field.

Cameron Coulter ran for two touchdowns and passed for two more to lead the Barons, who finished the year with a 6-3 record. He threw a 25-yard TD pass to Chandler Richardson and a 10-yarder to Dylan Richardson. His scoring runs went for one yard and five yards.

Boykin Wilder caught a 2-point conversion pass for the other points.

Dylan Richardson had a fumble recovery and had a late interception to secure the win.

The WH coaching staff pointed to Walker Terry, Dylan Singleton and John Osteen as leaders on defense.


TSA boys first, girls second

The Thomas Sumter Academy boys cross country team won the SCISA Region II-2A meet on Thursday, while the TSA girls finished second.

The Generals won with 18 points followed by Palmetto Christian with 49 and Calhoun Academy with 65.

Thomas Sumter's Josh Fugate was the individual winner in a time of 18 minutes, 19 seconds. Ethan Robertson was second (19:22), David Crotts fourth (19:57), Jackson Caulke fifth (20:16) and Daniel Lasica (21:17).

In the girls meet, Calhoun won with 37 points followed by the Lady Generals with 41 and Palmetto Christian with 45.

Bella Crowe finished second overall (20:21) to lead the Lady Generals. Aubrey Stoddard was seventh (22:04), Jordan Thornton eighth (22:12), Addison Thornton 10th (23:22) and Contessa Davis (25:00).


Dutch Fork 5

Sumter 1

IRMO - Sumter High School saw its season come to an end with a 5-1 loss to Dutch Fork on Thursday in the first round of the 5A state playoffs at the DF courts.


1 - Whitney Crawford (S) defeated Morgan Campanella 6-4, 7-6(7-4).

2 - Megan Barkley (DF) defeated Lindsey Smutz 6-0, 6-0.

3 - Celine Robinson (DF) defeated Jordan Shuping 6-1, 6-1.

4 - Grayson Galloway (DF) defeated Rita Alan 6-2, 6-0.

5 - Amelia Morton (DF) defeated Windsor Pittman 6-0, 6-0.


1 - Did not play.

2 - Cara Shuler/Laura Shuler (DF) defeated Carmen Carrigan/Madelyn Jordan 6-1, 6-0.