Aiken Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Aiken, SC

  • Friday | via The Aiken Standard 

    Local Results for Feb. 28

    Staff file photo by Noah Feit Midland Valleygot back to softball action on Friday with a win over Silver Bluff. Starting pitcher Emily Mason recorded the win while allowing only one hit.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via The Aiken Standard 

    Orange Crush: Huge second half propels Mustangs to t...

    Midland Valley was locked in a slugfest with Wilson Wednesday in round three of the Class AAA playoffs. With potential future playoff dates promising more of the same, it was only fitting that the Mustangs' champion boxer returned to action.

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  • Tuesday Feb 17 | via The Aiken Standard 

    Silver Bluff girls advance to second round with win ...

    After Tuesday's Class AA first round playoff game against Battery Creek, Silver Bluff head coach LaShanteau Green felt that her team's sluggish start was due to the postseason tip-off time of 7 p.m. rather than 6 p.m. The Lady Bulldogs are going to have to get used to waiting an extra hour after school, because they'll be playing in at least one more playoff game after their 41-33 win over the Lady Dolphins. Silver Bluff picked up its game in the third quarter while Battery Creek began to unravel.

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  • Tuesday Feb 17 | via The Aiken Standard 

    Yellow Jackets knocked out of playoffs

    If the West Florence Knights want to make a deep postseason run, they'll need a defensive effort each time out like the one they gave in Tuesday's first-round matchup against North Augusta. The Knights used an attacking defense, which netted eight steals in the first quarter, in a 74-39 victory in the first round of the girls' Class AAAA playoffs.

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  • Tuesday Feb 17 | via The Star 

    Jackets to host South Florence in playoffs

    Staff photo by Mike Adams Victor Johnson of North Augusta, right, battles with Chance Prandy of South Aiken for a rebound in Friday night's matchup. Staff photo by Mike Adams Chance Prandy of South Aiken tries to block the shot of Marques Sumner of North Augusta Friday night at North Augusta.

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  • Tuesday Feb 17 | via The Star 

    Young still in the game

    Staff photo by Noah Feit Al Young watches the action during a recent game. After years as the head coach of the North Augusta boys' basketball team, Young returned to the bench following a brief retirement to guide the South Aiken girls midway through this season.

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  • Monday Feb 16 | via The Moultrie News 

    February Madness: Playoff season tips off in East Co...

    Playoff season begins this week for high school basketball in South Carolina with three East Cooper teams eyeing deep playoff runs.

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  • Friday Feb 13 | via The Aiken Standard 

    Hill joining Columbia College track team

    Staff Photo by Eric Russell Kaela Hill, seated center, will become a member of the Columbia College track and field team upon graduation from Silver Bluff High School. Joining her on her signing day, clockwise from top left were her aunt Beatrice Gantt, girls track head coach Khaleelah Stroman, godmother Brenda jones, god sister Jasmine Jones, dad Richard Hill, best friend Keisha Whitaker, brother Kyle Patrick, mother Patricia Patrick and god sister Tamia Jones.

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Aiken High Schools

Aiken High (449 Rutland Drive)
Aiken Performing Arts Academy (Charter) (363 Laurens Street)
Silver Bluff High (64 Desoto Drive)
South Aiken High School (232 E Pine Log Road)