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 […]

Griffins clinch Region 4-3A title

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central boys’ cross country team’s first place finish at the Region 4-3A meet may have not been a shock, but it was impressive nevertheless. Consistently cruising into top finishes throughout the season, the Griffins pulled five top-10 finishes in the region meet. Led by senior Joshua Mosley in first place at 17:01.54, […]

FCHS, RWA and MSI runners pick up steam

FAIRFIELD CENTRAL – The Griffin boys pulled a third place finish on Oct. 6 at Lugoff Elgin High School. Joshua Mosley finished first of 69 runners with a time of 17:49.51. Hank Whit e(18:37.16) finished in 10th place and  Nygel Woodard (18:42.79) finished in 13th. Sidney Wilson placed 27th with a time of 20:43.89 and […]

Griffins, Eagles run in Chester

CHESTER – Fairfield Central High School and Richard Winn Academy crossed the county line into Chester last Tuesday for a cross country meet at Chester High School. The Griffin boys finished in second place of the 7 teams competing. With only three boys competing, Richard Winn’s times did not qualify for a team score. Griffin […]

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 […]