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Making history
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The North Central High School wrestling team will try and become the 55th athletic program from Kershaw County to win a South Carolina High School League state AA-A championship --- and the schools’ second --- when it takes on Bamberg-Ehrhardt Saturday at 11 a.m.  at Airport High School.

Here is a list, by high school, sport and years of previous KC state champions:

Camden (27): Baseball: 1956, ‘57, ‘58, ‘88, ‘89; Boys Basketball: 1956, ‘57, ‘58 and 2009; Girls Basketball: 1939, ‘41, ‘55, 57, ‘82; Football: 1931, ‘36, ‘44, ‘57, ‘64, ‘90, 2001; Boys Tennis: 1991; Girls Tennis: 1967, ‘68; Boys track and field: 1992; Volleyball: 1993, ‘94, 95

Lugoff-Elgin (8): Baseball: 1992, ‘93, 2010; Wrestling: 1998, ‘99. 2001, ‘03, ‘10

North Central (1): Softball: 1999

Bethune (8): Baseball; 1961; Boys Basketball: 1983; Girls Basketball: 1960, ‘73; Football: 1971; Boys Golf: 1966, ‘67, ‘71

Mount Pisgah (5): Boys Basketball: 1965, ‘72, ‘79; Volleyball: 1975, ‘76

Midway (4): Boys Basketball: 1957; Girls Basketball: 1953, ‘54, ‘55

Baron DeKalb (1): Girls Basketball: 1960

(Source: Palmetto’s Finest Record Book)