Columbia Sports News

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

  • Yesterday | 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.

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  • Friday | via Newberry Observer 

    Newberry High boys fall to Keenan, 67-51

    Riding a two-game regional winning streak, the Newberry High School boys basketball team's quest to make the playoffs would have been greatly aided by a home court win Tuesday over top-seeded Keenan. But the Bulldogs never saw the positive end of the Scott Gym scoreboard, falling to 6-10 on the season and 3-5 in regional play after a 67-51 defeat.

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  • Friday | via Newberry Observer 

    Lady Bulldogs win seventh straight

    When the Newberry High School Lady Bulldogs won 63-42 on the road at Keenan earlier this month, the Lady Raiders were without two of their main starters. Hoping to use their height to their advantage, the Lady Raiders were looking to add on to their five-game regional winning streak while ending Newberry's six straight wins.

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  • Monday Jan 26 | via Newberry Observer 

    Lady Bulldogs squeak by Columbia, now lead region

    When the Newberry High School Lady Bulldogs got off the bus Friday at Columbia High School, they were in a three-way tie for first place in the region with Keenan and the Lady Capitals. Each team was 1-1 against the other two teams when they met in the first half of regional play.

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  • Monday Jan 26 | via Newberry Observer 

    NHS boys pull off close win over Columbia, 63-61

    After graduating nine players off last year's state championship team, youth and inexperience seemed to be the outlook for the 2014-15 Newberry High School boys basketball team. But through hard work, determination and maturing each day throughout the season, the Bulldogs are now on a three-game regional winning streak after a 63-61 victory Friday at Columbia High.

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  • Friday Jan 23 | via Newberry Observer 

    NHS boys get huge regional win

    The Shamrocks led after the first quarter by just a lone point, 13-12, but a 29-18 Newberry run in the second quarter gave the Bulldogs a 10-point lead at the break, 41-31. The Shamrocks led after the first quarter by just a lone point, 13-12, but a 29-18 Newberry run in the second quarter gave the Bulldogs a 10-point lead at the break, 41-31.

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  • Tuesday Jan 20 | via The Aiken Standard 

    Yellow Jackets find way to win

    North Augusta didn't play its best game of the season Tuesday night at River Bluff High School. The Yellow Jackets struggled in several aspects of the game against a determined host.

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  • Tuesday Jan 20 | via Post and Courier 

    Jerry Brown resigns as Spring Valley football coach

    Former Berkeley High School football coach Jerry Brown, who led the Stags to three state titles, resigned as head coach at Spring Valley on Tuesday. Paul Zoeller/Staff/File Former Berkeley High head football coach Jerry Brown stepped down as head coach at Spring Valley on Tuesday, ending his one-year run in his second stint at the Columbia area school.

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  • 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.

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Columbia High Schools

A C Flora High (1 Falcon Drive)
Birchwood High School (5000 Broad River Road)
C A Johnson Preparatory Academy (2219 Barhamville Road)
Columbia High School (1701 Westchester Drive)
Columbia High School AOF (1701 Westchester Drive)