Spring Valley bests BHS girls LAX

COLUMBIA – Blythewood’s girls lacrosse team took on a tough Spring Valley opponent in their final game before the COVID-19 sports suspension. The Bengals took to Spring Valley last Thursday for a conference game. Spring Valley jumped out to a 12-3 lead in the first half and outscored the Bengals 6-4 in the second for […]

Bengal boys fall to Clover

CLOVER – With a season well underway, Blythewood boys soccer lost 4-0 to Clover High School on Tuesday. Jackson Gouvin had nine saves in the loss. Prior to Tuesday’s game, the Bengals have picked up wins over Cane Bay High School and West Florence High School. Assisted by KJ Blocker, Blythewood’s Connor Jackson scored Blythewood’s […]

Bengal LAX loses to Lexington

BLYTHEWOOD – Bengals Lacrosse lost Friday’s home conference game against Lexington in overtime by a score of 9-8. Tied at three after a quarter of play, Blythewood held a 5-4 lead after the second quarter. Both teams scored twice in the third quarter, but Blythewood held a 7-6 lead heading into the fourth. Lexington outscored […]

Redhawks fall to Airport

BLYTHEWOOD – Westwood baseball would have taken on Richland Northeast Tuesday night were it not for the ongoing precautions taken to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus. On Sunday, Gov. Henry McMaster ordered all South Carolina public schools closed through March 31. Then on Monday, South Carolina High School League officials decided to suspend all […]

Bengals softball falls to Dutch Fork

IRMO – Blythewood softball threw its first pitch of the regular season Monday in Irmo as they faced off against Dutch Fork. Up 2-0 after their first at bat, the Bengals struggled to contain Dutch Fork’s offense as they put up six runs in the first. The Silver Foxes extended the lead 7-2 after two […]

Redhawks defeat FC in season opener

WINNSBORO – Fairfield softball opened their season at home on Monday against Westwood High School. Tied at two after an inning of play, the Redhawks added three to take a 5-2 lead in the second. Hot Westwood bats in the third as they added 11 runs to the scoreboard, eventually taking the game 19-2 in […]

Blythewood girls dominate in Diamond Hornets Invitational

COLUMBIA – Blythewood Track and Field hit the ground running at last Diamond Hornets Invitational, hosted by Lower Richland. Of the 19 girls teams competing, the Bengals came out on top with a total of 120.5 points. Spring Valley finished next with 78.1428. Blythewood’s girls came out on top thanks in part to a stack […]

Griffins fall to Catawba

WINNSBORO – After a last week’s rain extinguished Fairfield Central baseball’s Preseason Invitational Tournament, the Griffins faced Catawba Ridge in their season opener on Tuesday. Held scoreless in the top of the first, Jacob McManus took the mound in the bottom of the frame. McManus faced five batters in the first, walking one and allowing […]

Griffins hit the ground running

HOPKINS – Fairfield Central’s Track and Field season is officially underway after last Saturday’s Diamond Hornets Invitational. Competing with schools of all sizes, Fairfield Central’s girls finished 12th of 19 teams and the boys finished 13th of 17 teams. Krishayla Boyd, Ashanti Meyers, Trenell Boyd and Margo Benbow were bright spots in the girls meet. […]

Griffins host Chester

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central soccer hosted Chester on Tuesday evening. The score of the girls game was not available at press time. Chester boys defeated Fairfield 8-0. The Griffins are slated to take the field again on Monday at Newberry. | Photo: Joe Seibles