Griffins’ season of promise cut short

Fairfield Central Track and Field hit the ground running at the opening of their 2020 season – literally. In a week’s time, the Griffins competed in three meets, and the prospects looked good. They opened the season at the Diamond Hornets Invitational on March 7 and then competed at Keenan on March 11 and Westwood […]

Griffins compete in Redhawk Invitational

BLYTHEWOOD – Out of six schools participating, Fairfield Central’s track teams both pulled solid third place finishes at Westwood High School’s Redhawk Invitational last Saturday. The Griffin girls’ solo first place finish was at the arm of Alyssa Boyd, who placed first in shot put at 27-6.5 Boyd also finished third in discus at 65-7. […]

Griffins hit the ground running

HOPKINS – Fairfield Central’s Track and Field season is officially underway after last Saturday’s Diamond Hornets Invitational. Competing with schools of all sizes, Fairfield Central’s girls finished 12th of 19 teams and the boys finished 13th of 17 teams. Krishayla Boyd, Ashanti Meyers, Trenell Boyd and Margo Benbow were bright spots in the girls meet. […]

Griffins compete at State

COLUMBIA – Qualifying track and field athletes from Fairfield Central’s boys and girls teams headed to Spring Valley High School May 10 – 11 for the 3A State Final Track Meet. Junior Krishayla Boyd racked up 16 points for the Lady Griffins in her individual events. The team finished 14th of 31 teams with 20 […]

Griffins qualify for state

SENECA – The 3A Upper State Qualifying meet was held May 4 at Seneca High School.  The top eight competitors in each event qualify for the State Meet at Spring Valley High School this weekend, May 10 and 11. Krishayla Boyd placed second in the 100m dash at 12:36, second in the 200m at 25.83 […]

Griffins track and field set to compete at Qualifiers

CAMDEN – Both Fairfield Central mens and womens track teams finished third last Wednesday at the SCHSL Region 4-3A meet at Camden High School. The Griffin mens finished with a total score of 70 and the womens team finished with 76. Ryusei Takahashi’s finishes in 1600m and 3200m were the only first place finishes for […]

Griffins Compete at Keenan

COLUMBIA – Fairfield Central traveled to Keenan for the Raider Twilight Invitational last Friday. The Griffin boys placed twelfth overall. The Lady Griffins finished ninth. Malik Coleman, Andre Merritt, Sammie Robinson and Ryusie Takahashi finished third in the Distance Medley Relay with a time of 11:30:45.  Ray Davis placed seventh in shot put. Krishayla Boyd […]

Griffins Track and Field competes at River Bluff

LEXINGTON – Fairfield Central Track and Field found a great deal of success this past week at River Bluff. The Griffins competed alongside River Bluff, Airport and Gilbert. Ray Davis earned the top in the shot put, and the discus throw. D’Andre Milton finished second in the discus. Andre Merrit finished eighth in the 100m […]

Track & field stars qualify for State

The Westwood Boys dominated this weekend’s Class 4A State Track Qualifiers, and took home their second consecutive Region 3-4A Title. Montre Miller, Trini Feggett, Dermonti Romey and Torran Goings won the 4X100 relay championship. Miller was also the 100M champion, Feggett was the 200M and long jump champion and Goings was also part of the […]

Bojangles Track and Field Classic

COLUMBIA – This weekend at the Bojangles Track and Field Classic, the Westwood Redhawks 4x100M brought home gold and, in the process, set a new state record. The team of Torran Goings, Dermonti Romney, Montre Miller and Trini Feggett clocked a 40.96, and nearly finished an entire second ahead of second place Fayette County. The […]