Blythewood XC heads to Qualifiers

COLUMBIA – Blythewood Boys Cross Country took second at last week’s Region 4-5A Meet, finishing with an average 18:11 time, just behind Spring Valley. Christian Pearson was the first Bengal finisher with a time of 17:13.33, good enough for third place. Daniel Turnipseed finished in seventh with a time of 17:55.26, and Michael Stevens finished […]

Vikings squeeze by Blythewood

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood had a chance to right its late-season slump Friday night. The Bengals looked to shake off a tough 23-20 loss at Lugoff-Elgin last week, and a win over Spring Valley at District Two Stadium would give the Bengals a third seed in the Class 5A playoffs that start next week. Unfortunately for […]

Bengals come up short

BLYTHEWOOD – Bengals Tennis battled big with J.L. Mann on Monday in the third round of the Class 5A State Playoffs. Hannah Myers and Sophie Carlton won points for the Bengals in singles action, and doubles team Wyatt Britt and Rachel Truitt won their doubles match. Blythewood came up short in the tiebreaker match, falling […]

Westwood volleyball ends playoff run

GREENVILLE – Eastside proved too much for the Westwood Redhawks last Thursday in the third round of the Class 4A State playoffs. The Eagles took the match by a score of 3-1. Eastside defeated the Redhawks in the first set 25-16, but Westwood evened the score at 1-1 after a 25-22 win in the second […]

Griffins look to qualifiers

CAMDEN – Seconds separated Fairfield Central’s boys cross country team from a first place finish at the Region 4-AAA championship on Oct. 29. The Griffin boys finished with an average time of 17:52, just under Indian Land’s top finish of 17:35. Senior Sammie Robinson was the first Griffin finisher, coming in fourth overall of 35 […]

Warriors hold off Griffins

WINNSBORO – The Fairfield Central Griffins fell to the Indian Land Warriors on Friday evening by a score of 28-14. The Griffins move to 4-6 overall this season and 2-2 in the region, seating them as a number four seed in the Class 3A State Playoffs. Indian Land was forced to punt on its opening […]

Redhawks move to qualifiers

BLYTHEWOOD – Westwood’s athletic program added another Region Champion last Wednesday during the Region 3-4A Cross Country meet. Redhawk standout Emma Ashley, a seventh grader, finished first among the thirty runners with a time of 20:42.98 to claim top honors. The Westwood Girls finished third in team scoring with an average time of 24.40. Leayzia […]

Richard Winn takes region

JOHNSTON – The Richard Winn Eagles traveled to Johnston last Friday evening, needing to win by 15 or more points in order to come away as the region champions. After a shaky start, they put up that and more, taking down the Patriots 47-28. The Eagles trailed by a 22-7 score with 9:57 to play […]

Bengals claim state title

PROSPERITY – After finishing as runners up to Lexington last year, the Blythewood girls golf team finally moved up a notch Tuesday. The Bengals finished the 5A State championship golf tournament with a 2-day total of 621 at Mid-Carolina Country Club, finishing nine shots ahead of the friendly rival Wildcats to unseat the 2-time defending […]

Redhawks Wrap Up Season

BLYTHEWOOD – After a stellar regular season, Westwood tennis got their first loss of the season in the second round of the AAAA state playoffs. The top-seeded Redhawks received a bye in the first round and faced a tough Eastside team in the second round on Monday. Westwood was eliminated from playoff contention in the […]