Six Bengal seniors to continue careers in college

BLYTHEWOOD – Last Wednesday, Blythewood High School recognized six members of the Class of 2023 who committed to continuing their athletic careers on the collegiate level.  Xavier Cuevas, son of Henry and Elizabeth Cuevas, announced his decision to continue his baseball career at Delaware State University in Dover, Delaware.  Cuevas, a utility player for head […]

Back on the Diamond

Blythewood High School hosted a three-day youth softball camp on Aug. 1, 3 and 8. Over thirty campers attended.

Blythewood softball eliminated from 5A state playoffs

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood softball team rallied back into its elimination game in the District 4 tournament against Nation Ford Monday night, to the point where the Bengals had the tying run at first base with two out. After Josie Smythe singled to right field, Maya Van Zyl came up to the plate. She connected […]

Bengal softball heads to postseason

LEXINGTON – In getting ready for Wednesday’s home matchup against Nation Ford to open the District 4 upper state tournament, Blythewood finished out the regular season with a 6-5 loss at River Bluff in eight innings April 27, and a 2-0 shutout victory over A.C. Flora Monday. Blythewood (16-6) trailed River Bluff 4-3 going into […]

Bengal baseball, softball keep focused for postseason

BLYTHEWOOD – For the second straight year, both the Blythewood baseball and softball programs captured Region 4-5A championships. This time around, the Bengals look to avoid disappointment both teams found last year in the first round. The baseball team, aiming to get back into the 5A state championship series, lost twice to J.L. Mann in […]

Bengals claim second Soda City Classic Title

COLUMBIA – The Blythewood softball team eased past Rock Hill 11-1 Thursday, then kicked off Spring Break with another 5-0 performance in winning its second straight Soda City Classic at the Kelly Mill Sports Center Saturday. The Bengals (12-4) roll back into the regular season at Spring Valley April 19. Rock Hill – 0-0-1-0-0-X-X — […]

Bengals softball falls to Chapin, shut out Trojans in double-header

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood softball team staged a furious sixth-inning comeback against Chapin Friday night, but the rally fell short as the Eagles closed out a 10-8 victory over the Bengals. Down 10-3 going into the bottom of the sixth, the Bengals picked up five runs on four hits and two Chapin errors to get […]

Blythewood softball season comes to end with 6-3 loss to Clover

MAULDIN – The Blythewood softball team’s postseason was short and swift. After winning the Region 4-5A championship and earning a top seed in the District 2 upper state tournament, the Bengals fell 10-0 to Mauldin Friday, then fell 6-3 to Clover Monday in the elimination game. “It really hurts when you get a leadoff double […]

Blythewood softball sweeps Westwood

BLYTHEWOOD – The Westwood High School softball team got its offense going early in both games of a doubleheader at crosstown rival Blythewood Friday night. Each time though, the Bengals softballers took the runs and delivered a whole lot more. Blythewood rallied past the Redhawks’ early surge to deliver a 16-8 win in the first […]