Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart was transported by ambulance to a hospital following a sprint car accident at Southern Iowa Speedway on Monday night.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. -
Daniel's Jae'lon Oglesby rushed for better than 300 yards and Daniel's Christian Groomes hit a 23-yard field goal with five second remaining to give the Lions a 29-27 victory in the 3A upper state final over Chapman.
The Panthers were trying to win their fourth straight road playoff game and rallied from a 26-14 second half deficit to take a 27-26 lead with under a minute to go. A two-point conversion try was no good.
Daniel (14-0) moves on to play Myrtle Beach next Saturday in Columbia. The Lions were denied state title trips with upper state final losses in '08, '09, and '12.
Chapman season ends at 10-4.
In Little 2A, Chesnee built a 33-14 halftime lead against visiting Batesburg-Leesville but the Panthers owned the second half and Jaquille Chandler's quarterback sneak with less than a minute to go gave the visitors a 34-33. win.