Griffins deliver Camden’s first loss

WINNSBORO – The Fairfield Central Griffins defeated the Camden Bulldogs in dramatic walk-off fashion on Friday evening as senior defensive back, Marcus Alston, blocked the Bulldogs 30-yard field goal attempt as time expired, preserving the Griffins 21-20 victory. The win moved Fairfield Central to 4-4 overall and 2-0 in region play while Camden was dealt […]

Fairfield drubs Keenan

COLUMBIA – The Fairfield Central Griffins opened up region play last Thursday evening, and they did so in convincing fashion, defeating Keenan High School by a 39-0 score. The win improved the Griffins to 3-4 overall this season and 1-0 in region play. The Griffins were led by Montavious Thompson, who rushed for 156 yards […]

Redhawks stifle Griffins’ offense

WINNSBORO – Fairfield Central may have executed a beautiful scoring drive to open against Westwood at E.K. McLendon Stadium, but the Redhawks’ ground game outlasted the Griffins 26-7 Friday night. “They did a good job running the football,” Westwood head coach Matt Quinn said about the Griffins. “It worried us there early, but we made […]

More Than A Game

WINNSBORO – Following a tough game, players and fans from Newberry and Fairfield Central joined at midfield for a moment of silence to remember fallen teammates: CJ Simmons (Fairfield) and Devonta Ruff (Newberry).

Newberry shuts out Griffin offense

WINNSBORO –  The Fairfield Central Griffins played host to the Newberry High School Bulldogs on Friday, Sept. 20 with the Bulldogs scoring two touchdowns in the fourth quarter to secure the 20-6 victory. The loss moved the Griffins to 2-3 on the season. The first half of the contest was all defense as there was […]

Griffins pick up 2nd win with big defense

WINNSBORO – The Fairfield Central Griffins won their second consecutive home contest on last Friday evening, defeating Calhoun County by a 19-6 score. Fairfield added a touchdown early in the fourth quarter to make it 19-0 with nine minutes to play. The Griffins held the Saints scoreless until they managed a pick-six with two minutes […]

Bengals outlast Griffins

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood Bengals came away with a 35-21 victory over Fairfield Central during their 2019 Homecoming game last Friday. The Bengals opened the contest with an eight play, 70-yard touchdown drive highlighted by a 10-yard rush from David Patten and capped with a 15-yard touchdown toss from Josh Strickland to Josh Burrell on […]

Griffin defense back on track

WINNSBORO – The Fairfield Central Griffins got their first win of the 2019 regular season on Friday evening as they defeated the Lancaster High School Bruins by a score of 18-9. The win improves the Griffins to 1-1 this season. Fairfield received the opening kick-off and picked up a first down before punting to Lancaster, […]

Gladiators conquer Griffins in opener

WINNSBORO –Stormy weather delayed the Fairfield Central Griffins’ first kickoff in the renovated E.K. McClendon Stadium on Friday. The Griffins and Johns Creek Gladiators were finally able to kick off at 9:20 p.m. The storms stuck around, and the game was called with eight minutes left in the contest as the Gladiators defeated the Griffins […]

Griffins snuff out Ridge View’s blaze

WINNSBORO – The Fairfield Central Griffins and Ridge View Blazers faced off in the final game of the Midlands Honda Football Classic on Monday evening. The Griffins scored the lone touchdown of the two-quarter game with just under 10 minutes remaining to come out on top with a 7-0 win. Ridge View took the opening […]