High School Sports

M-C boys beat Chapin in season opener

Calvin Herbert and Mac Lake scored 13 points apiece as Mid-Carolina’s boys basketball team opened the 2008-09 basketball season with a 55-47 win over neighboring Chapin.

Herbert also grabbed a team high nine rebounds. Krishawn Holley and Hubert Wicker also made key contributions for the Rebels. Holley had nine points and eight rebounds, while Wicker had six points, two assists and three steals.

Mid-Carolina plays at Emerald on Saturday, and will have its home opener on Tuesday against county rival Whitmire.