Bengal swimmers qualify for State

COLUMBIA – Bengal swimmers competed at the Dreher Blue Devil Invitational on Sept. 26 at the University of South Carolina The meet featured many of the top teams in the state. Blythewood boys placed seventh and the girls finished 10th out of nearly 20 teams competing. Highlighting the meet for Blythewood were Conan Gust and […]

Bengals honor seniors

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood honored swim seniors Ariyana Long, Paul Navis, Abby Kaczynski, Ashleigh Alexander, Brayden Russell, Connor McDonald, pictured with Coach Nichole Smith, right, at Tuesday’s meet against Rock Hill. Both Bengal teams won. The boys defeated Rock Hill 128-29 and the girls won 119-49. Both teams won all three relays. Swimmers who won their […]

The Last Lap

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood High School’s swim team honored their seniors at their home meet last Wednesday when they hosted White Knoll High School. The Bengals were set to race Kershaw on Tuesday and travel to River Bluff on Wednesday, but scores were not availble at press time. Up next, Blythewood looks to the Region Meet […]

Bengals Swim at State

COLUMBIA – Though Blythewood Swim team did not compete at State, the Bengals were represented by five of their top swimmers. Eighth grader Sarah Axtell competed in the 200 IM and finished with a time of 2:24.10, 14 seconds off of the first place spot.  Daniel Brown and Conan Gust sway in the 500 yard […]

Bengals win big in final home meet

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood High School’s swim team hosted Irmo and Keenan high schools on Sept. 11 for a conference meet. The Lady Bengals finished first place, defeating Irmo 120-48 and Keenan 146-7 to take home an overall victory. The Blythewood boys also defeated Irmo 113-57. The Bengals also celebrated seniors Eden Bulleman, Team Captain Alex […]

Blythewood Swim

SUMTER – Blythewood opened their season in a big way on Tuesday in Sumter with a meet against Sumter and Florence area teams. Both boys and girls teams finished in first place. The Bengals compete again Thursday against Spring Valley at 6 p.m.

Bengals take second at region meet

IRMO – The Blythewood girls and boys teams claimed second place in the region 4-5A championship meet. The boys tallied 46 and the girls scored a 47. Sarah Axtell, Collen Hancock, Chloe Humphrey, Abby Kaczynski, Ariyana Long, Micah Price and Trynity Smith earned all-region honors. The girls 200m Freestyle team of Mya Horace, Ariyana Long […]

Blythewood swim goes 2 for 3 in first meet

LEXINGTON – Last week the Blythewood Bengals made their way to Lexington for their first meet of the season against River Bluff, Airport and Brookland-Cayce. Both the girls and the boys fell to River Bluff, but rebounded for wins again Airport and BC. The girls fell to River Bluff 115-55, but took on BC next […]