Bengals Miss Out on Big Year

The 2020 girls soccer season was set to be a big one for the Blythewood girls. After finishing a close second behind Region 4-5A winner Spring Valley, the Bengals finished 15-5-2 and 7-1 in region play. They reached the second round of the state playoffs before bowing out to Riverside. This spring offered an open […]

BHS girls soccer defeats Dreher

COLUMBIA – Kathy Knight’s soccer team took one more win last week before the COVID-19 sports suspension entered effect. The Bengal girls took down Dreher last Wednesday with a 3-1 final. Amy Caroll scored first off of a free kick taken by Ariana Paex. Caroll struck again from a Megan Compas assist for the Bengals’ […]

Bengal girls open soccer season

COLUMBIA – Rainy weather put a damper on Blythewood girls’ soccer’s season openers last week, but the Bengals faced Dreher on Wednesday. Scores were not available at press time. The Bengals have been active in preseason since their Feb. 19 scrimmage loss to Chapin (2-0). Blythewood took a 2-0 preseason win over Airport on Feb. […]

Bengals ink collegiate commitments

BLYTHEWOOD — Blythewood High School recognized eight members of the Class of 2020 as they announced their plans to continue their careers on the collegiate level during the early signing period. Lauryn Coleman, daughter of Marcus and Angel Coleman, announced her signing with the Bethune- Cookman University to continue her volleyball career on the collegiate […]

Bengals receive post-season honors

BASEBALL – Post-season honors continue to pour in for Blythewood Baseball. Landon Lucas, Josh Cowan, Zach Bailes, Nate Hinson and Davis Wright were All Region selections for 5A Region IV. John Lanier was named Region IV Player of the Year and head coach Banks Faulkner was named Region IV Coach of the Year. Lanier played […]

Bengals take down Nations Ford in round 1

BLYTHEWOOD – An early goal from Nations Ford didn’t discourage the Blythewood girls soccer team. Instead, the Falcons’ score around the 25-minute mark prodded the Bengals to a 3-1 victory in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs. “We talked a lot about playing under pressure, keeping your composure,” Bengals head coach Kathy Knight […]

Bengals end regular season with Lugoff-Elgin shutout

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood’s girls soccer bounced back into the season following a Spring Break layover with an impressive 8-0 shutout of Lugoff-Elgin Monday night. Claudia Watson led the way with four goals and an assist. Claire Ellis and Lauren Hendry each had a goal and an assist. Abby Griffin and Maya Moran also had goals. […]

Lady Bengals stun Sumter

BLYTHEWOOD –  Kathy Knight’s Bengals continued their stroll through the schedule last Friday with a 6-1 topple of Sumter. Claudia Watson had a big night with four goals on assists from Katie Murphy, Amy Carroll and two from Meredith Stone. Liz Schossler also found the goal on an assist by Sam Boyt, and Arianna Paez […]

Lady Bengals take down Irmo

BLYTHEWOOD – The Bengals girls soccer team (12-3-3) picked up a 5-1 against Irmo on Tuesday, pushing their conference record to a perfect 5-0. Claudia Watson scored first on an assist by Hannah Chappell. Kayla Reese followed with a goal, assisted by Maya Moran. Watson struck two more times with assists by Reese. Arianna Paez […]

BHS soccer teams sweep Spring Valley

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood girls and boy soccer teams earned region 5-5A wins over rival Spring Valley on Tuesday night. The Lady Bengals edged out the Vikings out 3-2 in penalty kicks after regulation ended in a 1-1 tie. Kayla Reese scored Blythewood’s lone regulation goal with an assist from Lauren Hendry. Patrick Orr notched […]