April 27, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Dreher beats Flora for Region title

The Dreher Lady Blue Devils declawed the A.C. Flora Lady Falcons 3-2 in penalty kicks (2-2 regulation) and clinched the Region 5-4A girls’ soccer title on a chilly Friday night at the SC United Football Club Fields in north Columbia April 20. More...

Cards soar to 3rd straight region title

The Cardinal Newman Cardinals’ boys’ tennis team won its third straight SCISA Region I-3A championship with a 6-3 victory over the Hammond Skyhawks April 19 at Hammond.  The results were as follows:  More...

A.C. Flora athletes sign National Letters of Intent

On April 18, the following A.C. More...

Skyhawks blank Falcons

The Hammond varsity boys’ soccer team maintained its share of first place in SCISA Region I–3A cruising to a 7-nil win over the visiting Ben Lippen Falcons Friday, April 20.  More...

Skyhawks knock off Highlanders

The Hammond Skyhawks, powered by a 9-1 burst in the second quarter, hung on to defeat the Heathwood Hall Highlanders 19-8 in a semifinal boys’ SCISA lacrosse playoff game Tuesday, April 24 on the Hammond South Campus.  More...

Airport wins back-to-back region titles

A 14-0 win over South Aiken Tuesday, April 17 gave the Airport Eagles back-to-back Region IV-4A championships in baseball. More...

Columbia Chapter of the DAR goes back in time

The members of the Columbia Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) were treated to a colonial tea with desserts at their April 2018 meeting. More...

Correction

The names with this picture in the April 20 edition of The Columbia Star were incorrect. More...

Falcons down Blue Devils

The Flora Falcons broke a scoreless half of soccer with three goals in a little over three minutes early in the second half on the way to a 4-nil win over the Dreher Blue Devils in a Region 5-4A boys’ soccer match on the pitch at the SC United More...

Bengals vanquish Vikings

Blythewood’s Landon Lucas and John Lanier each had two hits, a run, and three RBIs to lead the visiting Bengals to an 11-5 win over the Spring Valley Vikings in a Region IV-5A baseball battle April 19.  Lucas also got the win for Blythewoo More...

Hammond outshoots Ben Lippen

The Hammond varsity girls’ soccer team defeated the visiting Ben Lippen Falcons 2-1 in penalty kicks Friday, April 20 at Edens Stadium. With this victory, the Skyhawks assured themselves of second place in SCISA Region I-3A. More...

Hammond golfers are state champs

The Hammond Skyhawks, 2018 SCISA 3A boys’ state champions (l-r): Hal Crosswell, Harry Mashburn, Blake Weinbach, Bronson Myers, Chalmers Allen, and Coach Fred Wadsworth. More...

Eagles ground Redhawks

Justin Allen threw a complete game shutout, and Brandon Caughman went 1-for-4 and accounted for two RBIs as the Airport Eagles defeated the Westwood Redhawks 3-0 in the first game of the 4A playoffs Tuesday, April 24. More...

Bearcats progress under Drapeau

It has been a year of growing and learning for first–year head coach Matt Drapeau and the Brookland Cayce boys’ soccer team. More...

Richardson adds to his soccer resume

If Andrew Richardson wasn’t busy enough, he will be now. More...

Columbia Breakfast Optimist Club announces Oratorical Contest winners

The Columbia Breakfast Optimist Club has announced the winners of its 2018 Oratorical Contest held Saturday, April 21, 2018, at North Trenholm Road Baptist Church. The topic was “Where are My Roots of Optimism?” More...