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 […]

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 […]

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 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.

Griffins Sting Diamond Hornets

COLUMBIA – Fairfield Central took down Lower Richland High School last Tuesday. The Griffins topped the Diamond Hornets 11-1 in the conference bout.  The Griffins are set to play a series against Keenan next week after returning from Spring Break. Fairfield will travel to Keenan on April 13 and host the Raiders on April 16.

Eagles, Griffins square off again

WINNSBORO – On Monday, Richard Winn and Fairfield Central faced off on the diamond for the second time this season. After falling 12-0 in their March 2 meeting, Fairfield Central came out swinging, putting up six runs in the first inning. Blake Gambrell led off for the Griffins with a walk, then Curtis Sampson was […]

Griffins fall to Eagles in preseason game

WINNSBORO – Richard Winn hosted Fairfield Central on Tuesday for a scrimmage, their second of the preseason before opening day on March 4. Fairfield Central opened the game with a pair of singles, but a strikeout, fielder’s choice and pickoff sent them to the field scoreless.  Richard Winn capitalized on four walks to score four […]

Griffin baseball fielded experience

After a two-game elimination from the AAA State Playoffs in 2019, the Griffins returned the bulk of their squad to the diamond in 2020. With a senior-heavy roster, Fairfield Central looked to top their 12-9 finish last season. Fairfield faced region foe Catawba Ridge in their season opener on March 10 and fell in a […]

Griffins take down Great Falls

GREAT FALLS – Down by two runs in the top of the third inning, Fairfield Central got themselves in gear for a comeback. A one-run third inning was the beginning of the Griffin revival. They plated two runs in the fourth, six in the fifth and four in the sixth to end the game early […]

Griffins fall to Catawba

WINNSBORO – After a last week’s rain extinguished Fairfield Central baseball’s Preseason Invitational Tournament, the Griffins faced Catawba Ridge in their season opener on Tuesday. Held scoreless in the top of the first, Jacob McManus took the mound in the bottom of the frame. McManus faced five batters in the first, walking one and allowing […]