Griffins end season in Abbeville

ABBEVILLE — After two blowout wins in the South Carolina High School League’s 2A State Playoffs, Fairfield Central met their match in a tough Abbeville opponent on Friday. Abbeville took control of the game in the first quarter and held on for a 45-14 win to end the Griffin’s playoff run. Down 24-0, Fairfield Central […]

Griffins defeat Silver Bluff, ready to face Abbeville

AIKEN – Two weeks ago, Fairfield Central got their first playoff win since the 2017-2018 season when they defeated Newberry in the first round of the AAA state playoffs. Last week, with a rescheduled Saturday game because of Tropical Storm Nicole, Fairfield went one better. They knocked off Silver Bluff 22-8 to advance to a […]

Griffins hold off Wildcats for Round 1 win

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central breezed past Ninety Six in the first round of the SCHSL 2A State Playoffs last Friday with a 28-7 final. Fairfield’s offense tallied 412 all-purpose yards on the night, 272 of those through the air. Senior Jai Boyd had 98 yards on 3 receptions, include one for a touchdown. JaShaun Manning […]

Fairfield shuts out Newberry

WINNSBORO – For the second week in a row Fairfield Central’s defense held their opponents scoreless. Their most recent victim: Newberry High School by a 48-0 margin. Griffin freshman quarterback Cameron McMillon completed 7 of 10 passes for 178 yards and three touchdowns. Sophomore Ford Davis completed three of four passes for one touchdown. Senior […]

Griffins Shut Out Shamrocks

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central went big on Friday night during the Homecoming game, shutting out Eau Claire 61-0. The Griffins put up 34 points in the first quarter and 14 to go up 48-0 at halftime. They added another 13 in the second half. Cameron McMillon completed 8 of 9 passing attempts for 299 yards. […]

Fairfield Central dominates Capitals

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central rebounded from their loss to Gray Collegiate Academy with a 60-12 stunning of Columbia last Friday. The region win upgrades Fairfield Central to 5-3 on the season, putting them in second in Region 4-AA. The Griffins host Eau Claire this Friday for their Homecoming game. Eau Claire comes to Winnsboro with […]

Gray Collegiate tops Fairfield Central

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central gave Gray Collegiate a cause for concern in the second quarter of their game Friday night, but the War Eagles defense played well enough to overcome the offensive miscues. The Griffins scored 14 points on a blocked punt and after a muffed kickoff, but Gray never gave up the lead and […]

Griffins Best Rebels

PROSPERITY – Fairfield Central football now sits at 2-0 in SCHSL Region 4 AA after last week’s 41-20 win over Mid-Carolina. The Griffins will host region-leader Gray Collegiate Academy Friday in Winnsboro at E.K. McLendon Stadium. The War Eagles, 4-3 on the season, defeated Columbia 70-0 last week. They are 3-0 in region action. Kickoff […]

Griffins pick up region win over Keenan

COLUMBIA – Fairfield Central took their first lead of the game over Keenan High School with 4:54 left in the first quarter on Friday. Keenan responded a little over two minutes later with 6 of their own. Both teams battled to the end, trading scores. Down 12-26 at halftime, Keenan outscored the Griffins 22-14 in […]

Griffins’ 4th quarter surge falls short

WINNSBORO – In true Fairfield-Chester tradition, the Cyclones and Griffins battled to the end. Despite a tight game, Fairfield came up short 32-34 in Winnsboro. Tied at 14 at the end of the first quarter, Chester held a one-point edge at halftime. As the clock ticked towards halftime, Chester went up 21-14. With only four […]