Kershaw County, SC (WLTX) -The State Firefighters Association honored some Kershaw County teens.

The Lugoff Fire Department Explorer Team received first place in the state in the Team Hose Deployment Segment.Eight teams and 56 individual Explorers competed in the statewide competition that involved team and individual segments of competition.

Each explorer that competed received a bag of fire service merchandise as well as a custom challenge coin designed specifically for the Explorer Competition.