Bengals get post-season awards

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood’s football team snagged top honors with the 5-0 undefeated region title earlier in November. Now, Blythewood’s players and coaches are racking up post-season honors. Edward Robinson was named Region 3-5A Defensive Player of the Year. He amassed 115 tackles, 37 tackles for loss, 25 sacks, 29 pressures, 9 forced fumbles and 5 […]

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 […]

FG in last seconds lifts Byrnes over Blythewood

BLYTHEWOOD – Had Blythewood capitalized on one last Byrnes mistake, the Bengals may well have hosted Gaffney this week in the third round of the 5A playoffs. Instead, Rebels kicker Jacob Corman delivered a 27-24 victory on his 41-yard field goal with seven seconds left in their game Saturday at District Two Stadium. “We tried […]

Bengals are back on top

LEXINGTON – For the fifth year in a row, Blythewood High School’s competitive cheer squad claimed the Region 3-5A title. The team qualified for the State meet during Saturday’s qualifier at Lexington High School. The State Meet will be held Saturday, Nov. 19 at Colonial Life Arena in Columbia. The 5A meet begins at 6:30 […]

Share & Care Donates to Bengals

BLYTHEWOOD – Ray Kinard and R & R Share & Care Relief Ministries recently donated $2,000 to the Blythewood High School Boys Basketball program. Pictured standing in front of the teams are, from left:  Xavier Martin,  James Keel, Head Coach Zeke Washington, Ray Kinard, Kristen Claiborne, Samson Myers, Denisha Goodwin, and Darryl Watkins. “Thank you […]

WHS, BHS XC runners compete at State

BLYTHEWOOD – Though Westwood’s girls cross country team did not qualify to run in the SCHSL 4A State meet, Emma Ashley and Rebecca Ashley qualified to compete individually, and they did not disappoint. Sophomore Emma Ashley finished in 5th place out of 116 runners, just under a minute behind first place finisher Caroline Lyerly of […]

Bengals knock off Rock Hill for region crown

ROCK HILL – Blythewood clinched its first region championship since 2012 with a 31-7 victory at Rock Hill Friday night. After the Bengal defense forced a three-and-out on the opening possession, Blythewood capped their opening drive with a 1-yard TD run from Harrison Collins. A 34-yard field goal from Ryan Hart extended the Bengal lead […]

Bengal Tennis claims share of region title

BLYTHEWOOD – With a big Monday night 4-2 win over Clover High School in their final region match of the season, Blythewood tennis clinched, at minimum, a share of the 5A Region 3 title. Last Thursday, the Bengals took to Spring Valley for their second region match in a three-game stretch. Blythewood persevered over a […]

Back On Top

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood golfers snagged another Region title. The Bengals will play for another Upper State title on Oct. 17 at Chester Golf Course in Chester before defending their 2021 5A State title at the State Championship, set for Oct. 25-26 at Holly Tree Country Club in Mauldin.

New Royalty in The Woods

BLYTHEWOOD – In anticipation of Hurricane Ian last week, Blythewood and Westwood moved their Homecoming football games to Sept. 29. Both schools crowned new Homecoming royalty on Thursday. Pictured above left, Blythewood King Jaylin Ricks and Queen Nydia Blutcher were crowned during the school’s Homecoming pep rally. At right, Westwood crowned King Kaprice Rowan and […]