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East Clarendon falls to Woodland in first round 56-34

TURBEVILLE -- On a night where the term hotly contested could be considered an understatement, Woodland came into East Clarendon's gymnasium and played the role of bracket buster, knocking the higher seeded Wolverines out in the first round of the 2A state playoffs with surprising ease, 56-34.

Durant's game-winner sends Gamecocks to second round

Sumter High School’s varsity boys basketball team advanced to the second round of the 5A state playoffs with a 52-50 victory over Ashley Ridge on Wednesday night.

Lady Monarchs overcome slow start to roll past Loris 64-30

MANNING -- It took a while for the Manning High School varsity girls basketball team to shove it into overdrive in Monday's 3A state playoffs first-round game against Loris, but once it did there was no looking back.

Big second halves lift Sumter teams to easy wins over Spring Valley

The Lady Gamecocks turned a 6-point halftime lead into a 66-38 victory, while the SHS boys led 22-19 at halftime before winning 57-39.

Calvin notches double-double, Wolverines fall to Johnsonville 67-56

East Clarendon’s varsity boys basketball team fell to 17-5 overall and 11-2 in region play with a 67-56 road loss to Johnsonville on Monday night. The Wolverines beat Johnsonville 65-56 back on Jan. 10.

Scott's Branch boys win region with 78-59 win over C.E. Murray

The Scott’s Branch High School’s varsity boys basketball team won their region on Friday night with a 78-59 road victory over C.E. Murray. The Eagles improved to 15-6 overall and 7-1 in region 1A-V play.

Calvin scores 1,000th point, East Clarendon downs Latta 63-62

East Clarendon High School’s varsity boys basketball team improved to 17-4 overall and 11-1 in region play with a 63-62 victory over Latta on Tuesday night.

Sumter boys rally from 15-point deficit to stun Blythewood, girls cruise to 64-34 win

It was appropriate that the WACH FOX 57 cameras were rolling at the Sumter High School gymnasium on Friday because the finish of the varsity boys contest between Sumter and Blythewood had to be seen to be believed.

Lady Stallions roll to 72-36 victory over Lewisville behind Lesane's 23 points

Lee Central High School’s varsity girls basketball team improved to 13-5 overall and 8-1 in region play with a 72-36 victory over Lewisville on Tuesday night.

Pearson scores 19, Wolverines cruise to 65-51 victory over Kingstree

East Clarendon’s varsity boys basketball team improved to 16-4 overall and 10-1 in region play with 65-51 victory over Kingstree on Tuesday. The Wolverines also beat Kingstree 74-69 in overtime on Jan. 14.

Five Eagles score in double figures, Scott's Branch downs Branchville 91-20

The Scott’s Branch varsity boys basketball team improved to 13-6 and 5-1 in region play with a 91-20 victory over Branchville on Friday night.

Parker scores 20, Lady Eagles cruise to 66-12 victory over Branchville

The Scott’s Branch varsity girls basketball team improved to 12-3 overall and a perfect 6-0 in region play with a 62-12 victory over Branchville on Friday. The Lady Eagles have beaten Branchville by a combined 133-17 in their two games this season.

Wolverines rebound with 66-60 victory over H-P

East Clarendon’s varsity boys basketball team improved to 15-4 overall and 9-1 in region play with a 66-60 victory over Hannah-Pamplico on Friday night.

Gamecocks pick up big region win over Lugoff-Elgin 57-38

Sumter High School’s varsity boys basketball team improved to 12-10 overall and 2-3 in region play with a 57-38 victory over Lugoff-Elgin on Friday night.

East Clarendon boys win OT thriller over Mullins, girls shine in front of Dawn Staley

TURBEVILLE -- Dawn Staley should’ve stayed for the fireworks. East Clarendon High School’s varsity boys and girls basketball swept Mullins on Friday night, punctuated by the EC boys winning a 42-40 overtime thriller in the second game.