Former FCHS standout returns as coach

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central recently announced that alum Larry Perry will be the next head baseball coach for the Griffins. “Coach Perry comes to us with a wealth of baseball knowledge,” Fairfield Central’s announcement said. Perry, a 2007 graduate, was a baseball standout for the Griffins and played travel ball with the SC Braves, a […]

Griffins prep for season

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central football is gearing up for the 2021-2022 season. Pictured left, Griffin players and head coach Demetrius Davis promote their WACH Fox Friday Night Rivals game. The Griffins will host Lower Richland High School for the rivals game on Friday, Oct. 8. The Griffins held their 10th annual fundraiser golf tournament on […]

Fairfield Central competes at State

HOPKINS – Last Friday’s Track and Field championships may not have been the finish that the Griffins’ wanted, but it was a good one nonetheless. Sharmelle Holmes, Tamerra English and Joshua Mosley represented Fairfield Central in their respective events last Friday at the SC High School League AAA State Championships. Holmes took home second place […]

Fairfield track and field to compete in five events at State

SENECA – Fairfield Central Track and Field took to Seneca on Saturday for the Upper State Championships.  Three Griffins and the 4×100 relay team finished in the top four, qualifying them to compete for state titles May 21-22. Sharmelle Holmes was the Griffins’ highest finisher on the day, pulling second place in both the 100m […]

Fairfield ends season with 1-run loss to Blue Ridge

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central baseball bowed out of the 3A State Playoffs on Monday with a loss to Blue Ridge High School, but they didn’t go down without a fight. Down 2-0 with one out in the bottom of the first, Blake Gambrell singled on a line drive to left, and Jonathan Warren homered to […]

Griffin girls finish 2nd in region

COLUMBIA – At the Region 4-3A meet, the Griffin girls team finished in second place behind Mid-Carolina, while the Griffin Boys placed last, but junior Joshua Mosley continued to dominate in the distance events, pulling first place finishes in the 800m run (2:11.12), the 1600m run (5:01.97) and the 3200m run (10:42.20). Other top-five finishes […]

Redhawks close season with win over Fairfield Central; Griffins head to playoffs

BLYTHEWOOD – The Westwood baseball team (3-14) closed out a difficult season on a high note. After topping Richland Northeast 5-2 April 29, the Redhawks followed up with a 6-5 victory over Fairfield Central Thursday. With the score tied at 3 going into the bottom of the fifth inning, Westwood scored two critical runs. John […]

Griffins fall to Lower Richland –

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central faced off with Lower Richland High School on April 26. The Griffins fell to the Diamond Hornets with an 11-0 final. Fairfield did not make the 3A state playoffs, which started on May 3.

Griffins head towards post-season

PELION – Fairfield Central snagged a handful of first place finishes against Abbeville, Camden, Palmetto Athletic Club, Pelion and Swansea last Wednesday at Pelion High School. Sharmelle Holmes dominated the girls 100, 200 and 400 meter dash finals, pulling first place finishes in all three events. Holmes had a time of 12.45 in the 100 […]

Griffins Take Down Keenan

Fairfield Central softball took down Keenan 18-6 in last Tuesday’s meeting. Griffin baseball also defeated Keenan in back-to-back games last week. Fairfield Central took game one with a 19-4 final and game two by 14-0.