Griffin XC sweeps region for 1st time

WINNSBORO – “History was made!” head coach Ediberto Vergara Crisanto wrote on Facebook last Wednesday.  “Please allow me to introduce to the world your 2022 Region 4-2A Cross Country Champions, the Boys AND Girls Fairfield Central Griffins! “Today my kids ran their best races and my girls won their first ever school region championship in […]

Griffin boys, girls XC top field in final home meet

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central Cross Country hosted CA Johnson, Columbia, Eau Claire, Gray Collegiate, Keenan, Lewisville, Lower Richland and Midlands STEM last Wednesday in their final home meet of the regular season. Both Griffin teams clinched first place. The boys’ team had five of their runners place in the top 10. Hank White broke the […]

Griffins pick up momentum as season deepens

PELION – Eleven Fairfield Central runners pulled more season best times at last week’s Strictly Running Invitational in Pelion both Griffin teams finished with solid times. The Griffin boys finished 13th out of 30 teams running. Hank White led Fairfield runners, finishing in 21st place with a season best time of 18:01.45. White placed 22nd […]

Griffins Set New PRs

JAMES ISLAND – Finishing in 28th and 31st places as a team may not sound like an accomplishment, but dig a little deeper and find that it is.  Fairfield Central’s cross country teams may not have won the Low Country Invitational over the weekend, but seven of the teams’ top ten finishers set new season […]

Griffins, Eagles run in Winnsboro

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central cross country hosted Richard Winn Academy, Lewisville High School Columbia High School and Keenan High School for a Tuesday night meet. The Fairfield boys’ team took the top spot, with Griffin runners taking the top three places. Hank White finished first overall at 18:27.63; Rylan Woodard finished second at 19:49.71 and […]

Fairfield Cross Country pulls third place in Chapin

CHAPIN – Fairfield Central Cross Country hit the ground running in Chapin last Wednesday. Both Griffin teams pulled a solid third place finish against Chapin, Dutch Fork and Gray Collegiate. White Knoll’s girls team also ran in the contest. The Griffin girls were led by Jurnee Warren, who finished 15th overall with a time of […]

Griffins open 2022 seasons

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central opened their tennis, volleyball and cross country seasons earlier this week. Griffin girls’ tennis and volleyball teams traveled to Chester on Wednesday for 5 p.m. matches. The cross-country team hit the ground in Chapin on Wednesday. Scores were not available at press time. Volleyball hosts Richland Northeast tonight (Aug. 25) at […]

Griffins compete in All American Classic

COLUMBIA – Fairfield Central’s track and field teams each had a handful of season bests in the All American Track Classic at Spring Valley over the weekend. The Griffin girls tied for 20th place finish out of 60 teams; A consistent highlight for the Griffin Girls, Sharmelle Holmes again notched two season-best times, both also […]

Griffins, Mosley have strong showing at State

COLUMBIA – In no surprising feat, senior Griffin Joshua Mosley crossed the finish line first for Fairfield Central last Friday at the South Carolina High School League’s 3A State meet. Mosley finished in ninth place for an All-State (top 10) finish with a time of 17:24.63. Eighth grader Nygel Woodard finished second for the Griffins […]

Griffins compete at 3A State qualifiers

NEWBERRY – Fairfield Central’s boys pulled a 6th place finish of 16 teams in the 3A State Qualifiers at Newberry College last Friday. Griffin standout Joshua Mosley finished third out of the 115 runners competing with a time of 16:54.90, behind Sam Shimanskiy (16:51.80) of Broome High School and Mason Parish (16:48.20) of Powdersville High […]