Richard Winn comes up short in title series

EHRHARDT – Landen Johnson crushed Richard Winn’s hopes of forcing a third game in the SCISA 1A championship series Tuesday. Besides pitching a complete-game five-hitter and striking out seven, the beefy Johnson slammed a solo home run and batted in two runs in Andrew Jackson Academy’s 7-1 victory over the Eagles at Marshall Kirkland Field […]

Eagles move to semi-final game

Since publishing this story, Richard Winn defeated Dorchester 4-3 in Wednesdays Upper State game to advance to the SCISA A State Title Series. The series will be a best-of-three, to be played Monday, Tuesday and Saturday, if needed. Opponent and location have yet to be announced. See our May 19 issue for a detailed story […]

Eagles power through 1st round

WINNSBORO – The defending 1A SCISA state champion, St. John’s Christian Cavaliers, found the Richard Winn Eagles to be a formidable opponent in Tuesday’s baseball playoff game at RWA’s Billy Ladd Field. Head coach Paul Brigman’s Eagles earned the victory in a convincing 10-2 fashion. Richard Winn entered the playoffs as the #1 seed in […]

RW unblemished in region, claim league title

WINNSBORO – The Richard Winn Eagles polished off the 2022 baseball season with their undefeated record intact (14-0-1). The Eagles recently competed in four games over a week’s stretch. Head Coach Paul Brigman’s varsity squad played back-to-back-to-back away games, traveling to King (Batesburg), Newberry, and Laurens to clinch the 1A Region Championship title, outscoring these […]

Eagles shut out King for region win

WINNSBORO – In just a little over a two week span, the Richard Winn Eagle baseball team has compiled an impressive 81 hits and 78 runs to their five opponents’ total 43 hits and 33 runs. The Eagles blanked their most recent opponent, King Academy, 10-0, to improve their overall record to 10-0-1. Monday’s region […]

Hot bats run up score, Eagles pull past Crusaders in fifth

COLUMBIA – Richard Winn Head Coach Paul Brigman described his team’s 26-18 victory over the Northside Christian Crusaders on March 30 as “one of the strangest games I have been a part of. It was sort of two games in one. During the first four innings we could not catch the baseball and gave up […]

Eagles notch three more wins

WINNSBORO – Over the past week of diamond duels, RWA Coach Paul Brigman’s varsity baseball team has outscored their three opponents 42-22 runs. The Eagles’ bats have been hot, cranking out 43 hits to their opponents 15. The three victories over Newberry (14-9) on March 25, Wardlaw (15-0) on March 28, and PAC (13-6) on […]

Richard Winn blanks Patriots

EDGEFIELD – Behind junior Landon Caulder’s stellar pitching performance, the Richard Winn Eagles defeated the Wardlaw Patriots in a shutout 11-0 region contest on Monday in Johnston. The Eagles racked up 11 runs on 12 hits in the shortened five inning game. Three Eagles, Austin Lancaster, Jacob Chaisson, and Rob Wilson, lead the offense with […]

Eagles notch first region win

WINNSBORO – Richard Winn senior Berry Bonds pitched a two-hitter in six innings on the mound to get the W in the Eagles’ first region diamond duel of the young season. Tuesday’s 8-0 shutout victory over the visiting Laurens Crusaders boosted the team’s overall record to 4-0-1 and 1-0 in region play. Bonds faced 22 […]

Eagles, Griffins face off at Westwood

BLYTHEWOOD – The Eagles and the Griffins traveled across the Fairfield County line last week to match up as opponents in the National Restoration Brokerage Invitational pre-season tournament finale at Westwood High School. “We always get excited for the opportunity to play Fairfield Central,” Richard Winn head coach Paul Brigman said. “Many of the boys […]