Blythewood shuts out Fort Mill

BLYTHEWOOD – The Bengals shut out Fort Mill at home 5-0 in the first round of the 5A playoffs on Monday. Blythewood put in four goals in the first half and added another for insurance in the second to take the win. Blythewood (15-6-2; 5-3) faced Riverside (17-1; 8-0) on the road in the second […]

Bengals perfect in region, prep for playoffs

BLYTHEWOOD – The Bengal girls breezed their way through the first round of the 5A soccer state playoffs on Tuesday. Blythewood shut out Boiling Springs for the 7-0 win at home on Tuesday. After dropping a 2-0 non-region game to Lexington last Thursday, ending their 8-game win streak. They rebounded on Friday to close out […]

Region AD of the Year

BLYTHEWOOD – Mayor Bryan Franklin presented a proclamation from the Town to Blythewood High School Athletic Director Barry Mizzell to honor Mizzell, who was recently named Region 4-5A Athletic Director of the Year.  Mizzell moved into the role of Athletic Director in 2016 after serving as the school’s baseball coach since it opened in 2005.

BHS girls soccer claims region title

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood girls soccer clenched the top spot in region 4-5A with a 3-0 win over Ridge View last week. With no score at halftime, Blythewood tallied three in the second half to beat the Blazers 3-0. Freshman Avery Pegram and juniors E Christensen and Scarlett Pegram had a goal each. Madison Powell, Sarah […]

Leading The Way

Blythewood High School teacher Jacquelyn Marsha was selected as one of nine top finalists for the Jessie Williams Little “Leading the Way” Award for outstanding mentorship. Marsha has served as a mentor for new and aspiring teachers through her roles as English Department Chair and Teacher Cadet Instructor. Her nominator said, “Jacquelyn dedicates her time, […]

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 partner with Round Top for mentor program

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood High School (BHS) hosted ten Round Top Elementary (RTE) School students on Wednesday, April 20 to give the Round Top students an opportunity to learn more about setting goals and achieving success. The younger students shadowed their high school mentors, touring the school and attending classes with them. “It was neat to […]

Two BHS students arrested with guns

BLYTHEWOOD – Two students at Blythewood High School were arrested on Monday and Tuesday for bring guns to campus. On Monday, the Richland County Sheriff’s Department arrested a 15-year-old student after a teacher noticed a gun in the student’s waistband. The teacher secured the weapon and the student was arrested and charged without incident. According […]

Bengals win SCDI tournament again, using as springboard to postseason

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood baseball team isn’t in danger of overlooking teams on what’s left of its regular season schedule. What the Bengals are reveling in isn’t overconfidence, but rather a sureness of taking care of business whenever they take the field. Blythewood (21-1) showed its mettle last week, winning its second straight South Carolina […]

Bengals fall to Rock Hill, beat Sumter, Ashley Ridge

IRMO – After last Thursday’s conference loss via a 4-2 shootout against Rock Hill, Blythewood soccer defeated Sumter and Ashley Ridge the Nike Palmetto Cup this week. The Bengals shut out both opponents on Monday and Tuesday. Ryan Hart had two goals and Nathan Smith had one in Monday’s 3-0 win over Sumter. Justin Ellis, […]