Bengals go 2-1 in first meet

CAMDEN – Blythewood Wrestling opened the 2021 season with a defeat of Airport and Camden on Tuesday in Camden. The Bengals took wins over Airport 42-34 and Camden 42-27, but fell to Lancaster 46-25.  “We definitely have got to get our conditioning up,” head coach Paul Watson said, “and I was really disappointed by many […]

Redhawks Take Down Vikings

BLYTHEWOOD – The Redhawk boys came out on the right end of another tight score, taking a 63-61 win over Spring Valley in their home opener.  The Westwood boys went 2-1 in preseason play with wins over Ben Lippen (78-43) and Heathwood Hall (50-42). They fell 61-71 to Wilson High School. The boys will play […]

State Champs Honored

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood High School’s newest State Champions, the girls golf team, were honored at Monday’s Blythewood Town Council meeting. Head coach Jason Minkle was presented a plaque from Mayor Bryan Franklin, picturd center. The Bengals took the 5A state title on Oct. 26.

Redhawks, Bengals compete at State

COLUMBIA – Westwood’s Emma Ashley and William Tyndall competed individually at the South Carolina High School League’s 4A State meet on Friday. Ashley’s time of 20:12.52 put her in 17th place, the third year in a row she has finished in the top 20 in the state.  Tyndall, a junior, finished in 39th at 17:41.81. […]

12 Bengals ink plans on collegiate signing day

BLYTHEWOOD – On Wednesday November 10, 12 student-athletes of Blythewood High School announced their plans to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level. Each of the 12 seniors accepted scholarship offers for next year. The athletes, representing multiple sports at Blythewood, were accompanied by their families and coaches as they announced their college decision. […]

Griffins, Mosley have strong showing at State

COLUMBIA – In no surprising feat, senior Griffin Joshua Mosley crossed the finish line first for Fairfield Central last Friday at the South Carolina High School League’s 3A State meet. Mosley finished in ninth place for an All-State (top 10) finish with a time of 17:24.63. Eighth grader Nygel Woodard finished second for the Griffins […]

Griffins, Eagles shift to the court

WINNSBORO – With Fall sports officially ending, Fairfield Central and Richard Winn athletes have returned to the basketball court. Fairfield Central is set to host Johnson High School on Wednesday, Nov. 1 and will face Newberry, Eau Claire, Camden before the winter break. Richard Winn kicks things off Monday against Whitmire. They’ll host Lake Point […]

Eagles collect postseason awards

WINNSBORO – Richard Winn’s fall athletes have received postseason awards. Senior B Baker was named Region Player of the Year; junior Landon Caulder was named Offensive Player of the Year. Coach Paul Brigman was named Region Coach of the Year for the second year in a row. Seniors Brian King, J Talbert, and Berry Bonds, […]

Redhawks rack up post-season honors

BLYTHEWOOD – On the end of a co-region title season, Westwood’s football team stacked up Region 4-4A All Region awards. Junior Noah Jennings (WR, FS) was named Region 4-4A Offensive Player of the Year. Joining Jennings were post-season honors are seniors Cam Brown (QB), Julian Milligan (RB, WR), Jaylin McDuffie (TE/MLB), William Thomas (G), Jeremiah […]


WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central head basketball coach Jonathan Durant hosted a big crowd for Fairfield County Parks and Recreation’s Youth Basketball Camp over the weekend. Registration for the Rec’s Winter Youth League closes Nov 30.