Spires Signs with Newberry

WINNSBORO – On Wednesday, Richard Winn Academy senior Taylor Spires officially inked her plans to play basketball at Newberry College next year. Spires, a guard, has been a part of the Eagles’ basketball program since fifth grade and has played for the Palmetto 76ers and Upward Stars Upstate. Spires, who spoke at the signing, credited […]

Spires commits to Newberry

WINNSBORO – Richard Winn senior Taylor Spires committed to play basketball at Newberry College on Aug. 11. Spires, a four-year letterman for the Eagles, averaged 10.6 points, 8.6 rebounds and 1.8 steals per game in her junior season, according to MaxPreps. At the conclusion of the 2020 season, Spires totaled over 900 points and 900 […]

Lady Eagles fall to Beaufort

COLUMBIA – Richard Winn’s Lady Eagles advanced to the SCISA A Quarterfinals on Tuesday night before falling to Beaufort Academy. They defeated Andrew Jackson by a 52-36 score in the opening round and then fell, 60-41 versus Beaufort. RWA 52 – AJA 36 The Eagles led 16-6 after one quarter of play. Taylor Spires led […]

Eagles wrap up region, look to playoffs

GREENWOOD – After succumbing to Anderson Christian twice by a mere two-points during regular season, Richard Winn finally avenged those losses with a two-point win of their own over Anderson in the Region Tournament Championship. The Eagles claimed the Region Tournament championship with a pair of wins. They first defeated Newberry Academy on Friday by […]

Eagles advance to region semi-finals

NEWBERRY – Richard Winn’s girls solidified their spot in the region semi-finals on Tuesday night with a blowout win over King Academy. Seeded third in the region tournament, Richard Winn dominated the six-seeded Knights from tip-off. Buckets from Mikaela Miller, Meredyth Melton and Taylor Spires, along with a handful of free throws by Meredith Pope […]

Eagles close out regular season at home

WINNSBORO – Both Eagle teams closed out their regular seasons at home on Tuesday night with region foe Newberry Academy. Looking to put the cherry on top of their second place region finish, the Eagle boys found their Newberry opponent to be a resilient one. Richard Winn put up 19 points in the first quarter, […]

Eagles fall to Anderson, rebound at King

BATESBURG – SCISA 1-A region standings are all but solidified as Richard Winn Academy heads into their final two games of the regular season, and both the boys and girls teams currently sit in second place.  A long trip to Anderson last Friday ended in two losses for the varsity Eagles. Looking for redemption from […]

Eagles plow through Newberry, Laurens

WINNSBORO – After suffering their first region loss last Wednesday to Cambridge Academy, Richard Winn has proven they have staying power. Faced with two region teams they had not played yet this season, the Eagles’ stamina prevailed. The Eagles opened play on Friday at Newberry Academy with a dominant opening quarter. Allowing only two points […]

Richard Winn makes moves in region

WINNSBORO – Both Richard Winn teams posted a 2-1 record during the week of January 8 -14. The Eagles hosted King Academy and Anderson Christian on January 9 and 10 before traveling to face Providence Homeschool on Tuesday, January 14. The Lady Eagles, now 9-6 on the season, defeated King Academy by a 49-28 score […]

Eagle teams split games with Wardlaw, AJA

WINNSBORO – The Richard Winn (RWA) Lady Eagles defeated the Wardlaw Academy Patriots by a 44-30 score on Friday, January 3 before falling to Andrew Jackson by 58-39 final. The Eagles move to 7-6 this season. RWA 44 – Wardlaw 30 The Patriots jumped out to an early 6-1 lead in Winnsboro before the Eagles […]