Redhawks compete at Northwestern

ROCK HILL – Westwood runners took to Rock Hill on Saturday for Northwestern’s Trojan Invitational. With only four runners competing, Redhawk girls didn’t qualify for a team score, but Emma Ashley represented the Westwood girls well, placing 8th with a time of 20:27.00. Christina Tisdale finished at 25:21.00, Annalisa Athanas at 28:32.00 and Faith Tobais […]

Bengals squeeze by RNE, cancel Sept. 17 Homecoming game

COLUMBIA – Blythewood (3-1) won its first road game of the season last week at Richland Northeast, but it was a battle to the end. With both teams trading scoreless possessions in through the first quarter, Blythewood led 7-3 at halftime. Both teams found the end zone in the third quarter. Blythewood held its 14-10 […]

Bengals off to 4-0 start

BLYTHEWOOD – Bengal Tennis is off to an expected start. With six seniors returning to the team, the Bengals ooze experience on their hunt for their fifth Region title in a row. Despite a few cancelled games, Blythewood is running on all cylinders. The team took down Camden and Dreher in August. They defeated Northwestern […]

Eagles XC kicks off season

GREAT FALLS – Richard Winn Cross Country opened their season on Sept. 8 at Great Falls High School. The Eagles competed against Gray Collegiate Academy, Riverwalk Academy, The SC Governor’s School, Hawthorne Christian Academy, Brookland Cayce, Lewisville and Great Falls. The Eagle girls placed second out of five teams with a score of 63, just […]

Griffins hold off Redhawks in final seconds

WINNSBORO – From Noah Jennings’ 80-yard touchdown return on the opening kickoff to Camron Brown’s pass that fell incomplete in the shadow of the goal posts in the final four seconds, the Westwood football team kept coming at Fairfield Central Friday night. The Redhawks, who went two weeks without games and had just one practice […]

Honoring the Fallen

COLUMBIA – Blythewood High School’s choir performed at The 9/11 Remembrance Foundation’s A Morning of Remembrance Ceremony on Sept. 11. The ceremony honored the 59 fallen first responders and military service members of the Midlands.

Bengals honor seniors

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood honored swim seniors Ariyana Long, Paul Navis, Abby Kaczynski, Ashleigh Alexander, Brayden Russell, Connor McDonald, pictured with Coach Nichole Smith, right, at Tuesday’s meet against Rock Hill. Both Bengal teams won. The boys defeated Rock Hill 128-29 and the girls won 119-49. Both teams won all three relays. Swimmers who won their […]

Eagles conquer King

WINNSBORO – On Friday, Sept. 10, the Richard Winn Eagles closed out their third game of the 2021 season with a home victory at Ruff Field over region foe King Academy of Batesburg. The Eagles improved their overall record to 3-0 with a shutout victory, 30-0. The King Knights just could not find the end […]

Eagles battle with Patriots

WINNSBORO – Richard Winn Volleyball dropped a region match to Wardlaw Academy last Thursday 0-3. The Eagles faced Great Falls on Wednesday, but scores were not available at press time. They head to Greenwood for a region match against Cambridge tonight. Pictured above, Delaney Young (8) blocks a Wardlaw attack.

Griffins drub Chesnee 32-16

CHESNEE – Chesnee High School fell to Fairfield Central in their 2021 home opener last Friday night as the Griffins captured a 32-16 victory on the same night the Eagles introduced fans to their newly renovated field. The Eagles had a promising opening drive but a pair of miscues set the Griffins up in excellent […]