High School Sports

Capitals sweep Lee Central in Bishopville

Lee Central suffered its first region loss in history on Saturday at Eau Claire. Now, the Stallions are dealing with its first-ever region losing streak, courtesy of the Columbia Capitals.

The Caps (4-12, 2-3) knocked off the host Stallions 53-46 on Tuesday in the Region 4-2A second-half opener. Jasmine Harris led the way for Columbia with 20 points. Lee Central is now 0-2 after winning their first 60 region games during over nine varsity seasons.

In the nightcap, Columbia (2-15, 1-4) scored its first region win, downing the Stallions 47-41 as Kenneth Johnson scored 16 points. Sterling Rose and Justin Metze chipped in 12 and 10 points, respectively.