Westwood holds Redhawks Invitational

BLYTHEWOOD – Having just opened the door into what could be a highly successful season, the track teams from Blythewood and Westwood high schools were able to compete one last time before the South Carolina High School League’s spring sports suspension due to COVID-19 entered effect. Meeting on Westwood’s home turf, Blythewood and Westwood faced […]

BHS girls soccer defeats Dreher

COLUMBIA – Kathy Knight’s soccer team took one more win last week before the COVID-19 sports suspension entered effect. The Bengal girls took down Dreher last Wednesday with a 3-1 final. Amy Caroll scored first off of a free kick taken by Ariana Paex. Caroll struck again from a Megan Compas assist for the Bengals’ […]

Blythewood takes two

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood softball team was off to a 5-2 start before the ongoing precautions taken to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus brought prep athletics across the state to a halt. On Sunday, Gov. Henry McMaster ordered all South Carolina public schools closed through March 31. Then on Monday, South Carolina High School […]

Bengals go 2-1 before season halt

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood baseball team finds itself 4-1-1 going into a long break imposed because of the state’s precautions taken with the spread of the Coronavirus. After the team’s 2-0-1 effort in the NatureChem Invitational tournament the weekend before, the Bengals topped West Florence 1-0 Wednesday, went to T.L. Hanna and leveled the Yellow […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Bengal girls open soccer season

COLUMBIA – Rainy weather put a damper on Blythewood girls’ soccer’s season openers last week, but the Bengals faced Dreher on Wednesday. Scores were not available at press time. The Bengals have been active in preseason since their Feb. 19 scrimmage loss to Chapin (2-0). Blythewood took a 2-0 preseason win over Airport on Feb. […]