Griffin XC hosts meet, competes in Lexington

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central hosted their first and only scheduled home meet of the cross country season last Wednesday against Mid-Carolina, Camden, Lewisville, Great Falls and Chester. The Griffin boys topped the 6-team meet with 26 points. Mid-Carolina followed with 61. Fairfield Central had four of its runners finish in the top 6 of the […]

Griffin XC opens season at Chapin

WINNSBORO – Griffin Cross Country kicked off the 2021 season last Wednesday at Chapin High School. The Griffin boys pulled a fifth place team finish out of eight teams. Joshua Mosley finished first for Fairfield and in second place overall with a time of 16:41.56. He was followed by Nygel Woodard (20:04.49), Hank White (20:15.68), […]

Fairfield’s Mosley, MSI compete at State

COLUMBIA – 2020 was a big year for cross country in Fairfield County. Not only did Richard Winn’s girls team win the program’s first region championship, another up team in the county is rising. Midlands STEM Institute’s (MSI) boys team competed in the 1A South Carolina High School League’s State Championship meet on Nov. 5 […]

Griffins host Eagles in XC meet

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central Cross Country hosted Richard Winn and three other schools last Wednesday for their only home meet of the season. A highlight on the night was Joshua Mosley, who broke a school record with a time of 17:15.10, topping all runners in the meet. Fairfield Central boys finished in second place with […]

Griffin runners finish strong at state meet

CAMDEN – Try as it might, rainy weather couldn’t stop the Fairfield Central Cross Country team from running in the South Carolina High School League 3A State meet on Tuesday. The meet, originally slated for Saturday, was rescheduled because of rainy conditions. Fairfield Central boys team finished in seventh place, a big jump from last […]

Griffins head to State

GREENWOOD – Fairfield Central Cross Country has one run left, and it’s a big one. Per the South Carolina High School League (SCHSL) rules, the top 20 finishing teams at the Upper State Qualifiers will advance to the State meet, and both Griffin boys and girls teams pulled a top-20 finish in Greenwood last Saturday. […]

Griffins look to qualifiers

CAMDEN – Seconds separated Fairfield Central’s boys cross country team from a first place finish at the Region 4-AAA championship on Oct. 29. The Griffin boys finished with an average time of 17:52, just under Indian Land’s top finish of 17:35. Senior Sammie Robinson was the first Griffin finisher, coming in fourth overall of 35 […]

Griffin Cross Country continues to dominate

CAMDEN – As Fairfield Central Cross Country’s regular season comes to a close, the Griffins are picking up speed. Fairfield Central competed in a 12-team meet in Camden on Tuesday, and the Griffin boys came away with another first place win. Senior Malik Beaver finished in fourth place out of 81 runners, first for the […]

Griffins compete in Coaches Classic

CAMDEN – Fairfield Cross Country competed in the Bob Jenkins Coaches Classic on Oct. 12. The boys team finished with an average time of 18:57. Malik Coleman finished first for the Griffins with a time of 18:35.56. Sammie Robinson followed at 18.38.85 and Malik Beaver at 18:42.04. Also finishing in under 20 minutes were Joshua […]

Griffins take off

CHARLOTTE – Fairfield Central competed in the Wendy’s Invitational Oct. 5. The Griffin boys finished 19th place of 25 teams with an average 18:26 time. Sammie Robinson crossed the finish line first for the Griffins, 66th place overall at 17:57.30. Malik Beaver followed closely for a 72nd place finished at 18:08.00. Joshua Mosley finished at […]