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Strength Team Advances

The following members of the strength team participated in the South Carolina High School Strength Coaches Association Region 15 Speed & Strength Mee ton Wednesday March 7th , 2018 at Lugoff-Elgin High School. The junior division had several Lower Richland athletes to place in the final round.  Tyler Singleton and Isaiah Anderson advanced to the next round.   JV Division:

Sports Physicals Scheduled

Sports physicals for the 2018-2019 school year will be completed by Palmetto Health USC Orthopedic Center’s on April 14th, 2018 at 1:30 p.m.  All Lower Richland athletes interested in getting the pre-participation evaluation completed should sign up with their coach by March 30, 2018.  All forms will given out the week of April 9th and must be returned

Lower Richland Girls’ Basketball Region Champions

Congratulations to Coach Keturah Jackson and the Diamond Hornet girls’ basketball team for clinching the region championship Tuesday night with a 42-34 win over Orangeburg Wilkinson High School.  The Diamond Hornets will host a playoff game here at the Diamond Mine on Tuesday, February 13 at 7:00 p.m.  Anala Nelson 8th, LaNiya Smith 10th, Ireona Brooks 11th

B-Team Wins Weekend Tournament

The 9th grade basketball team wins the Sumter High School tournament by defeating the Sumter Gamecocks!  The team is coached by Tracey Vaultx and assistant Marquis Wallace.

Lower Richland Wrestling Finishes Second in Region

The Lower Richland wrestling team finished second for the second consecutive year.  The team is coached by first year head coach Brent Floyd and assistant is Charles Gilley.  The team will wrestle on Saturday, February 3 in the wrestling state playoffs, place to be determined.

Spring Sports Tryouts on Monday

Students interested in trying out for Lower Richland’s baseball, softball, soccer, track and boys tennis teams will tryout on Monday, January 29.   All students must have a current physical, signed parent permission and insurance to tryout for the team.  If you have any questions please call the school at 803-695-3000.  Forms can be located here

Players Selected to Palmetto Division All-Tournament Basketball Team

Zhayla Adams, Junior, and LaNiya Smith, Sophomore, were recently selected to the All-Tournament team in the Palmetto Division of the Carolina Basketball Invitational held in Charleston, SC December 27-30.  Lower Richland played Norwood Academy in the championship game and placed 2nd.