Griffins, Eagles run in Winnsboro

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central cross country hosted Richard Winn Academy, Lewisville High School Columbia High School and Keenan High School for a Tuesday night meet. The Fairfield boys’ team took the top spot, with Griffin runners taking the top three places. Hank White finished first overall at 18:27.63; Rylan Woodard finished second at 19:49.71 and […]

Gray bests Griffins

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central dropped a home volleyball game to Gray Collegiate Academy on Monday. Gray took the first set 25-12, then the second 25-7 and the third 25-9 to clinch the win. The Griffins will face off with the War Eagles again tonight in West Columbia. They’ll face region foe Columbia next week with […]

RW claims 3rd win with constructive offense, destructive defense

WINNSBORO- The Richard Winn Academy student section showed up to Ruff Field in safety vests and hard hats on Friday night as the Eagles demolished the “Under Construction” banner to face off against the Eagles of Newberry Academy. It was all Richard Winn from the outset, with Newberry’s only first down in the first quarter […]

Norris, Lexington run past Blythewood 35-14

LEXINGTON – When a team has a bullying running back behind a strong offensive line, there’s almost nothing that can stand in the way. The Lexington football team committed 17 penalties for 165 yards against Blythewood Friday night at the Wildcat Den. Those setbacks didn’t phase Jonah Norris, who pounded his way past Bengal defenders […]

Griffins fall to Bruins in defensive bout

LANCASTER – For the second straight week, an old football maxim held true for the 3-1 Lancaster Bruins. Defense wins games, and it did for Lancaster High School in a 14-7 win over Fairfield Central High School at Memorial Stadium on Friday, Sept. 9. A week ago in a 45-38 win over Rock Hill, a […]

Blythewood reclaims the Axe

BLYTHEWOOD – In the Battle for the Axe at Blythewood’s District 2 Stadium Friday, the only drama came after the final gun, when Blythewood head coach Jason Seidel and his team raised the crosstown rivalry trophy in victory. “We’ve got a great coaching staff and great kids. They’ve been waiting for this for six years […]

Blythewood defeats Westwood in four sets

BLYTHEWOOD – Last week’s battle for the axe wasn’t the only rivalry game that Blythewood won. Bengal volleyball picked up the first win of rivalry week over Westwood on Wednesday at home. Blythewood took the first set 25-18, but Westwood tied the game at 1 with a 25-22 second set win. Blythewood finished the match […]

Eagles’ defense shines in second win

JOHNSTON – Richard Winn captured their second victory of the season on Sept. 2, this time on the road against the Wardlaw Academy Patriots in Johnston, SC. Looking to capitalize on their game one rout from a week ago, the Eagles wasted no time getting on the scoreboard. Landon Caulder directed a 6-play, 68-yard drive […]

Eagles win third in a row

WINNSBORO – After going 2-0 last week in region play, Richard Winn volleyball returned on Tuesday to host Great Falls. The Eagles defeated the Red Devils 3-0 with 25-14, 25-18 and 25-20 finals. Richard Winn took down Wardlaw at home last Thursday with a 3-1 final. Wardlaw went up 1-0 with a set one win, […]

Griffins’ 4th quarter surge falls short

WINNSBORO – In true Fairfield-Chester tradition, the Cyclones and Griffins battled to the end. Despite a tight game, Fairfield came up short 32-34 in Winnsboro. Tied at 14 at the end of the first quarter, Chester held a one-point edge at halftime. As the clock ticked towards halftime, Chester went up 21-14. With only four […]