Category: Sports

Dixie Youth Roundup: Marlins Down Braves, Hurricanes Up-End Justice Rangers

Knox Jackson’s walk-off double in the bottom of the seventh inning lifted the McLeod Health Marlins to a 7-6 extra inning victory over the Burger King Braves on Monday to start the second half of the Kiwanis Dixie Youth Baseball season.

Viking Golfers Finish 11th in State

The Latta Vikings finished 11th overall in the SCHSL 2013 Class A State Golf Tournament held at the Pinecrest Golf Course in Bluffton, South Carolina on Monday, May 6, and Tuesday, May 7.

Latta Edges Lake View 3-2 to Claim Lower State Championship

Lake View’s Wild Gators defeated Johnsonville 5-4 to advance to the Lower State championship game against Latta on Friday, where the Vikings earned a 3-2 come-from-behind win to advance to the state championship series for the first time since 1966.

Lady Vikings Edge Johnsonville 3-2, Fall 1-0 to Wolverines in Lower State

After battling their way back from the elimination bracket, Latta’s Lady Vikings fell 1-0 to the East Clarendon Wolverines for the Class A Lower State Title on Friday night in Turbeville.

Lady Wildcats Fall in Extra Innings in Lower State Finale

After falling 13-3 to Waccamaw in the opening round of the lower state softball playoffs, Dillon’s Lady Wildcats battled their way back for a shot at the lower state title on Friday, forcing a second game but falling 4-3 to Waccamaw in extra innings.

Wildcats Fall 6-5 to Loris In Playoffs

The Dillon Wildcats fell 6-5 to Loris in extra innings in the Class AA lower state baseball playoffs on Wednesday.

Dixie Youth Baseball Resumes Play This Week

The mini-vacation from Dixie Youth Baseball is over after allowing our young people plenty of rest for the School PASS Testing.

Lady Vikings Win State Championship

Latta’s Lady Vikings 4×100 Relay team took the state championship in the event, finishing in first place with a time of 49.71 at the Class A State Championship meet on Saturday, May 11, at Lower Richland High School.

Back-To-Back Victories for Ryan Hall At Dillon Motor Speedway

Dillon Motor Speedway kicked off the point’s season on Saturday, May 4 during Darlington Raceway Night.

Playoff Update: Vikings Advance to State Series

The Latta Vikings earned a 3-2 win over Lake View to advance to the state title, while the Lady Vikings and Lady Wildcats both fell in the softball playoffs.