Griffins play in Christmas Tournament

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central girls blasted Johnson 66-8 on Dec. 15 before breaking for the Christmas holidays. They returned to action on Dec. 29 at the Copperhead Basketball Classic Christmas Tournament, tallying their first loss of the season to Cuthbertson High School. Cutherbertson led 30-14 at halftime. The Griffins surged in the third quarter but […]

Redhawks get action in holiday tourneys

CAYCE – While there are likely many moments from the Cayce Roundball Classic that Westwood will remember, perhaps it’s the thriller overtime win, complete with a buzzer beater in regulation, against Hartsville on Dec. 21 that will stick out the most. With a one-point lead at halftime, Westwood and Hartsville traded leads throughout the second […]

Lancaster girls overtake Bengals in final minutes

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood girls basketball team missed out on their first win of the season by about four minutes Friday night. Lancaster, a team that smoked the Bengals 56-14 at Lancaster Dec. 10, had to make a late scoring run to overtake Blythewood and then close out a 40-34 victory. “By far this is […]

Bengal boys fall to Lancaster

In the boys game, Lancaster built a 14-5 lead over a slow first quarter and held on to that lead to win 52-42 over the Bengals. Samaad Wright led the way with 12 points. Kayden Slay scored 13 points for the Bruins (11-1). Jordan Watford and Grayson Kirk added 10 points apiece. “We’re struggling this […]

Enter The Voice’s U Pick ‘Em Contest

FAIRFIELD COUNTY – Need a little extra cash to pay off some of those Christmas bills that are adding up? You might want to consider entering The Voice’s annual College Bowl U Pick ‘Em contest that can be found on page 8 or here. Reese’s Greenhouse of Blythewood will present two $100 dollar bills to […]

Bengal boys hold off Westwood in final seconds… again

BLYTHEWOOD – K.J. Rowan’s steal and layup in the final two seconds of Westwood’s game against Blythewood should have driven the Redhawks crowed in the castle into a frenzy. But with that shot, Westwood was still one point shy of tying the Bengals, who led 70-69 and got two foul shots from Samaad Wright to […]

Redhawk girls blow out Blythewood

BLYTHEWOOD – Westwood girls improved to 6-4 on the year with a 65-18 victory over the Bengals. Jessica Woods led the way with 20 points, while Korletta Daniels had 17 points. Blythewood (0-7) plays host to Lancaster Friday, then prepares for a holiday tournament in Rock Hill that tips off Tuesday. The Westwood girls take […]

Lady G’s plow thru Newberry

NEWBERRY – Fairfield Central girls tallied 70 points again on Tuesday as they blasted their way past Newberry High School, 78-17. The win, which comes on the heels of a 70-25 win over Eau Claire on Friday, puts the Griffins at 5-0 on the season. They faced Johnson on Wednesday, but scores were not available […]

Eagle teams fall to Providence

WINNSBORO – Both Richard Winn varsity teams went down in defeat to the Providence Home School teams Tuesday night on their home court. It was Richard Winn’s varsity girls first defeat of the young season, 39-48, under new head coach Emily McElveen. The visiting Lady Panthers narrowly edged out the Lady Eagles with a 7-5 […]

Westwood girls cruise past Blythewood

BLYTHEWOOD – Both the Westwood and Blythewood girls basketball teams are working with new faces in the lineup. The Redhawks showed the Bengals Tuesday night that even with some new players on the scene, the results can be the same. Returning starter Jessica Woods scored 24 points to lead Westwood’s young team to a 51-17 […]