Facing Challenges the Blythewood Way

After a one-win season in 2019, Blythewood High School boys lacrosse head coach Jason Cuzzupe’s team finally turned the corner. When Cuzzupe took over the program three years ago, he knew he wanted to change the program’s culture – to really cultivate positivity among the players. The coaching staff bought in to the idea of […]

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 […]

Bengal LAX hits the field

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood Lacrosse sits at 2-2 on the season after wins over Spring Valley (1509) and Immokalee High School (13-4) from Florida. The Bengals lost to Academic Magnet of North Charleston by a 12-6 margin and 12-11 in an overtime game against River Bluff. The Bengals are scheduled to host Lexington on Friday at […]

Eastside bests Bengals

BLYTHEWOOD – Bengals’ lacrosse celebrated their ten seniors last Wednesday before their final home game against Eastside. Pictured, from left, are seniors Ricky Labine, Jacob Brannon, Paul Summerford, Clark Capps, Coulson Hance, John Sims, Tucker Shelton, Brett Finch, Nate King, and Hunter Roberson. The Bengals fell to Eastside 8-6.

BHS LAX falls to Mauldin

BLYTHEWOOD –  Blythewood Lacrosse ran into a tough Mauldin team on March 29, falling 13-4. Matt Summerford, Nick Van Zyl, and Ricky Labine each had a goal and an assist. Thomas Gunter also notched a goal. Max Bloome had 11 saves in 24 shots on goal. The Bengals will face AC Flora for a non-conference […]

BHS lacrosse teams suffer losses

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood boy’s lacrosse struggled on Friday night against Hammond and fell 12-5. The Lady Bengals lacrosse team suffered a close loss Monday against Spring Valley. The Vikings emerged with an 8-6 victory. Micaiah Brown scored four goals. Anna Bolio and Maddie Roberson each added one for the Bengals.

BHS LAX falls to Irmo

BLYTHEWOOD – Monday’s home conference game against Irmo proved to be a battle for the Blythewood boys lacrosse team, ending in an Irmo 5-4 win after two overtimes. The Bengals led 2-1 after three quarters, but Irmo charged back for a 3-2 fourth period to send the game into overtime. Both teams were scoreless after […]

Blythewood lacrosse teams earn post-season awards

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood Bengals boys’ lacrosse team was guided by a roster full of talented seniors to the second round of the 5A state playoffs, and now those seniors are receiving their honors for their hard work. Justin Williams not only earned first-team All-State and Lower State honors, but was also named the Lower […]

Blythewood LAX loses in Round 2

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood Bengals boys’ lacrosse team finished 8-7 this season, good enough for an eight seed in the 5A State Playoffs. The Bengals were matched-up with River Bluff in the first round, and the Gators were no contest for the Bengals. They eliminated River Bluff 7-3 and faced Dorman in the second round. […]

BHS LAX headed to Round 2

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood Lacrosse hosted River Bluff in the first round of the state playoffs in dominating fashion. Blythewood sent the Gators back to Lexington with a 3-7 loss. Above, Sophomore Ryan Williams (13) defends a River Bluff pass. Below, senior Matthew Clary (7) battles for position.