4th quarter surge gives Patrick Henry the semi-final win over RWA

SUMTER – With five minutes and some change to spare in the first half of last Thursday night’s semifinal game against Patrick Henry Academy, Richard Winn showed up and showed out. Down by three to the Patriots, the Eagles broke the Patrick Henry press and seized control of the game quickly. Sparked by back-to-back threes […]

Win over Lowcountry Prep puts Richard Winn girls in final four

SUMTER – While the Lady Eagles soared through the first round of the SCISA A state playoffs (literally, their opponent forfeited after brackets were released), they sparred with a tough Lowcountry Prep opponent in the quarterfinals on Monday. Richard Winn traded points with the Marlins in the opening quarter but held a tight 13-12 as […]

Spires Named WLTX Player of the Week –

WINNSBORO – Senior baller Taylor Spires was named WLTX’s Player of the Week. Spires, a Newberry basketball commit and two-sport athlete at Richard Winn, serves as the student body Vice President and is an active member of Beta Club and Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Her high school course load has been full of honors classes. […]

Eagles pack in five games in seven days

WINNSBORO – The Lady Eagles wrapped up regular season play on a 5-0 win streak, winning four of the five in their last week of play. After starting the week with a 46-26 win over Laurens Academy, the Eagles defeated Wardlaw Academy on Wednesday and King Academy on Thursday before capping the week in Anderson […]

Richard Winn sweeps Laurens in region bout

WINNSBORO – After picking up a pair of senior night wins against Cambridge and Providence Athletic Club last Friday, the Eagles set their sights on a week full of region make-up games. In Monday night’s matchup against Laurens Academy, the Lady Eagles started off strong in the first quarter, outscoring the Crusaders 12-2. The second […]

Eagle offense can’t ignite in loss to Newberry

NEWBERRY – Newberry Academy’s girls basketball team (19-0) solidified their spot atop the SCISA A-I region standings Tuesday with a 55-33 win over Richard Winn (10-2). The loss was the Eagles’ second of the season, both at the hands of Newberry. Behind 9-5 after the first quarter, the Eagles struggled to contain the Newberry offense, […]

Eagles clean house at Wardlaw

JOHNSTON – After a four-game dry spell, Richard Winn’s  boys got back in the win column in Monday’s matchup at Wardlaw, taking their second region win with a 68-66 final. Richard Winn jumped out to a 17-7 lead after the first quarter, thanks to a hot hand by senior Derek Branham, who scored 15 of […]

Eagle girls win again; boys fall short

LAURENS – Despite a first quarter battle in Laurens on Tuesday, the Richard Winn girls managed to blow out the Crusaders with a 51-34 final. The Eagle offense, led by seniors Taylor Spires and Meredith Pope, had a slow start in the early goings of Tuesday’s game. Laurens held the normally potent duo to only […]

Richard Winn sweeps Cambridge

GREENWOOD – After a perfect 5-0 start to the season, the Richard Winn girls basketball team added their first region win to their resume on Monday. The Eagles (6-0) fell behind early in the game, trailing the Cougars 11-14 at the end of the first quarter. Highlighted by a pair of Mikaela Miller threes, Richard […]

Eagles jump back into season at home

WINNSBORO – Richard Winn opened 2021 with home games against Andrew Jackson Academy on Tuesday. The Warriors were no match for the Eagles, falling behind 16-11 in the first quarter. Richard Winn’s momentum grew as the game progressed, and the Eagles held a 32-21 lead at halftime. The second half was more of the same […]