Aiken Sports News

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

  • 18 hrs ago | via The Star 

    Sumner's steal saves Jackets' win over South Aiken

    North Augusta head coach Tony Harrell said Friday night's game against South Aiken was a carbon copy of last week's loss to Irmo. The difference this week was that the player making the big plays down the stretch was Yellow Jacket guard Marques Sumner.


  • Thursday Jan 29 | via The Star 

    North Augusta's Campbell named head football coach a...

    A familiar face to North Augustans will be roaming the sidelines at Lugoff-Elgin High School as its new head coach. Matt Campbell, a member of the North Augusta Sports Hall of Fame, was hired as football coach and athletic director Tuesday with the approval of the board of directors of Kershaw County Schools.


  • Sunday Jan 25 | via The Aiken Standard 

    Clemons decides to play for Ole Miss

    Staff file photo by Mike Adams South Aiken's Rasool Clemons has re-opened his recruitment by decommitting from the University of Virginia. South Aiken defensive end Rasool Clemons committed to play football at Ole Miss Sunday morning.


  • Friday Jan 23 | via The Star 

    Local Results for Jan. 23

    Silver Bluff earned its first Region 5-AA victory of the season Friday with a win over rival Barnwell. Malcolm Green led the Bulldogs in scoring with 19 points.


  • Thursday Jan 22 | via People Sentinel 

    JDA girls end losing streak in Aiken

    On Jan. 12 in SCISA basketball, the Jefferson Davis Academy varsity girls pulled out a 33-29 victory over South Aiken Christian Academy and ended a four-game losing streak. The Lady Raiders, who never trailed in contest, raced to a 16-8 halftime lead behind the shooting of Abby Baltzegar.


  • Tuesday Jan 20 | via The Aiken Standard 

    Local Results for Jan. 21

    Staff photo by Scott Rodgers Fox Creek's Brandyn Quiller attempts a layup during the Predators 64-58 victory over Dixie. “I tell you what, I'm proud of my kids.


  • Tuesday Jan 20 | via The Star 

    Brinkley resigns as South Aiken girls' basketball coach

    Staff file Photo by Noah Feit Erin Brinkley, pictured in this file photo from the 2011-12 season, resigned as head coach of the South Aiken High School girls' basketball team Tuesday. In an unexpected move Tuesday, Erin Brinkley resigned as head coach of the South Aiken High School girls' basketball team.


  • Friday Jan 16 | via The Aiken Standard 

    Local Results for Jan. 16

    Staff photo by T.J. Lundeen Brandyn Quiller shoots a fade-away jumper against Calhoun Falls. Quiller led the Predators to a 55-42 win, amassing 24 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists, and three steals in the game.  D.J. Kitchings led Aiken with 21 points and seven assists in a win over Swansea Friday night.


  • Friday Jan 16 | via The Aiken Standard 

    Irmo boys outlast South Aiken

    Midway through the fourth quarter of Friday's Region 5-AAAA boys' basketball game, South Aiken appeared to be on the verge of going to the free-throw line for a potential game-tying foul shot. But instead of an And-1 free throw for Chance Prandy, who made a spinning layup to finish a fast break, he was whistled for traveling – a questionable call.


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)