Bengal Girls Hoped for Season of Learning

This spring, the Blythewood girls lacrosse team was going to have a new look. The coronavirus pandemic put the Bengals’ plans aside, just for the time being. First-year head coach Margaret Roberson, who was the JV head coach and a varsity assistant for the last four years, wanted to get the team off to a […]

Spring Valley bests BHS girls LAX

COLUMBIA – Blythewood’s girls lacrosse team took on a tough Spring Valley opponent in their final game before the COVID-19 sports suspension. The Bengals took to Spring Valley last Thursday for a conference game. Spring Valley jumped out to a 12-3 lead in the first half and outscored the Bengals 6-4 in the second for […]

Bengal LAX hits the field

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood Lacrosse sits at 2-2 on the season after wins over Spring Valley (1509) and Immokalee High School (13-4) from Florida. The Bengals lost to Academic Magnet of North Charleston by a 12-6 margin and 12-11 in an overtime game against River Bluff. The Bengals are scheduled to host Lexington on Friday at […]

BHS, WHS athletes turn toward college careers

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood and Westwood High Schools had their share of college signees and one preferred walk-on last Wednesday, mostly in football but also in swimming, baseball, and lacrosse. Blythewood’s Brandon Edwards will walk on to the USC football team, while teammates Chase Atkinson signed with Syracuse, Josh Strickland with Limestone and Bryan Cosby with […]

Nation Ford bests Lady Bengals

ROCK HILL – Blythewood faced a tough Nation Ford opponent last Thursday. The Falcons managed to shut out the Bengals in the first half and snag a 22-2 win. Sophomore Liz Lobo and junior Maddie Roberson managed the only goals for Blythewood. Mary Phillips had nine saves in goal. Monday night’s game against Spring Valley […]

Bengals LAX takes down Irmo

BLYTHEWOOD – The Lady Bengals lacrosse team notched a 18-4 win over Irmo on Monday.  Senior Anna Bolio scored six goals in seven shots on goal, followed by Maddie Roberson with four, Isabella Clarke and Micaiah Brown with three each, and Hailey Chaisson and Autumn Nugent with one apiece. Roberson was credited with two assists, […]

BHS lacrosse teams suffer losses

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood boy’s lacrosse struggled on Friday night against Hammond and fell 12-5. The Lady Bengals lacrosse team suffered a close loss Monday against Spring Valley. The Vikings emerged with an 8-6 victory. Micaiah Brown scored four goals. Anna Bolio and Maddie Roberson each added one for the Bengals.

Wildcats best BHS Lacrosse

BLYTHEWOOD – As expected, Kristen Chaisson’s young Bengal squad is gaining plenty of early-season experience. Last Thursday’s matchup against Lexington was no exception. The Wildcats (4-1) pounced on the Bengals and took away a 16-3 win. Lexington led the Bengals 10-2 after a half of play, and the Bengals were only able to find the […]

Blythewood lacrosse teams earn post-season awards

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood Bengals boys’ lacrosse team was guided by a roster full of talented seniors to the second round of the 5A state playoffs, and now those seniors are receiving their honors for their hard work. Justin Williams not only earned first-team All-State and Lower State honors, but was also named the Lower […]

Lady Bengals eliminated in Round 1

MYRTLE BEACH – The Lady Bengals lacrosse team traveled to Carolina Forest High School for the first round of state playoffs on Tuesday. The Panthers bested Blythewood 11- 3. Blythewood ended their regular season with a record of 9-8, finished conference play with a perfect 6-0 record and were named 2018 Region Champs.