Led by University of Pennsylvania-bound forward Matt Howard, visiting A.C. Flora left Lugoff-Elgin with a 69-42 victory on Tuesday night in a non-region basketball game.
Knowing his team trailed, 6-0, before the first two wrestlers took to the mat on Wednesday, Lugoff-Elgin wrestling coach Even Moxie hardly had a warm, fuzzy feeling about how that night's pairing with visiting Rock Hill would turn out.
Basketball Nov.: 26 – at Andrew Jackson; 27 – A.C. Flora; 30 - Chesterfield Dec.: 4 – at McBee (girls only); 5 – at Central; 7 – Camden; 10 – at Chesterfield; 11 – Andrew Jackson; 14 – at Camden; 17 – Central; 18 – McBee (girls only); 19 – North Central; 20-22 – at Y.C. Winborn Classic at Rock Hill High school (girls only); 27-29 – at Farm Bureau Classic in Chesterfield (boys only) ...
IRMO -- One last chance to get a win. But unfortunately, it is also one last chance to realize it was never meant to be.
It is not the easiest of tasks when your playoff chances have been exhausted and you have yet to win a game this season.
COLUMBIA -- If effort somehow equaled victories, then Lugoff-Elgin may have gotten their first win of the season on Friday night at Harry Parone Stadium.
Going down with a fight to one of the state's traditional 4A volleyball powers, Lugoff-Elgin saw its season come to a close with a 3-0 loss to homestanding Dorman in Thursday's second round 4A Upper State playoff match in Spartanburg.
When you have played nine games and have nothing to show for your hard work and effort on Friday nights, it is not easy to return to the practice field the following Monday.
The destiny of a football team sometimes has an interesting way of revealing itself. Whether it's a drive on offense or a turnover on defense, there is always a play or sequence where you can point to and look at that moment in defining a ballclub. Blythewood converting a fourth and 29 to score a touchdown may have been that moment for Lugoff-Elgin. A back-breaking play, yet sometimes you wonder if it was ever meant ...
Like sands through the hour glass so are Lugoff-Elgin's chances of earning a post-season playoff berth, not to mention picking up that elusive first win of the season.
An ultra-successful summer is turning into a special fall for Kelli Murphy. The Lugoff-Elgin junior shot a 6-over par 78 on Monday at the Members Club at Wildewood to win the Region 4-4A girls' golf championship by nine strokes over Juliana Sebastian of Spring Valley High School. Playing as an individual, since Lugoff-Elgin does not field a girls' golf team, Murphy earned a spot in the 4A girls' Upper State golf championship to be ...
Ridge View put a damper on homecoming at Lugoff-Elgin as the Blazers defeated the Demons, 40-28, behind big plays on offense and special teams.
New student orientation, at most schools, is held either in the final few day(s) leading up to the new school year or, on the first day of classes.
COLUMBIA -- Richland Northeast came up with some big plays early and held on to defeat Lugoff-Elgin in Friday's Region 4-AAA opener at Harry Parone Stadium, 21-14.
Now that conference play is here, Lugoff-Elgin head coach Scott Jones has used the week heading into tonight's Region 4-4A opener at Richland Northeast to give his entire team a facelift.