Category: Sports

Coverage of Dillon County, SC, sports.

Clemson University Shotgun Club Team Wins National Title

The Clemson University shotgun club team won first place in the sporting clays event at the Association of College Unions International (ACUI) National Collegiate Shotgun Championships in San Antonio, Texas, April 2-4.

Lake View Softball Falls to East Clarendon, 2-1

Lake View’s Lady Wild Gators fell 2-1 to East Clarendon last night in the first round of the Lower State playoffs.

SCHSL Votes to Split Class 2A Football

The South Carolina High School League’s executive committee has voted 13-2 to approve a proposed split in the Class 2A football division to create two state championship games. The decision comes after a 33-15 vote in favor of the approval from Class 2A athletic directors in late March.

Wildcats Eliminated as Vikings, Gators Advance

Both Dillon’s baseball and softball teams were eliminated, but Lake View and Latta’s teams advance to the Lower State finals. UPDATED schedule info.

Dillon Defeats Manning 12-8 to Earn a Shot at District VI Title

The Dillon Wildcats may have fallen short against Manning in the first round of playoffs, but they made it up for it Monday night when they eliminated the Monarchs with a 12-8 win.

Wildcats Fall to Manning, Eliminate Swansea

The Dillon Wildcats fell 4-2 to Manning in the first round of playoffs on Friday night, but defeated Swansea 5-3 in round two on Saturday.

Vikings Topple Hannah-Pamplico, Whale Branch to Reach District Final

The Latta Vikings were victorious in both rounds of Class A District VI playoffs this weekend, defeating Hannah-Pamplico 10-5 on Friday and Whale Branch 6-2 on Saturday.

Lady Wildcats Defeat Lake City, Silver Bluff in Playoff Action

Dillon’s Lady Wildcats defeated Lake City 10-0 and Silver Bluff 3-1 to move on to the championship round of the Class 2A District VIII softball playoffs.

Francis Marion tennis players named to All-PBC squads

Five Francis Marion University tennis players were named to the Peach Belt Conference 2011 All-Conference Teams.  The announcements were made at the recent PBC Championship Tournaments in Augusta, Ga.

TKA Lions Defeat DCS Warriors, 7-0

The Dillon Christian School Warriors fell to The King’s Academy Lions 7-0 on Thursday, April 21.