RW falls to King

BATESBURG – While the COVID-19 virus has wreaked health havoc worldwide, Richard Winn’s softball team got in three games before abrupt end to their season came on March 16. The Eagles traveled to King Academy for a regional re-match on March 13. Freshman Taylee Self led off with a single, and junior shortstop Meredith Pope […]

Eagle Softball starts anew

WINNSBORO – After a preseason of hurdles, including the hiring of a new coaching staff, limited indoor practices and the challenge of filling positions left by six graduates from last year’s 10-girl roster, Eagle Softball opened the 2020 season with back-to-back games on Monday and Tuesday. The Eagles faced off with region-foe King Academy in […]

Taylor makes 2nd Team All-Sun Belt

TROY, AL – In her sophomore season for Troy University, former Richard Winn softball-standout Bailey Taylor was named to the All-Sun Belt Second Team. Taylor ranked fourth in the conference in RBIs with a team-high 40. She finished the season batting .310 with eight doubles and a team-high six home runs. Of Taylor’s six home runs, two were […]

Spring athletes bring in post-season honors

FCHS BASEBALL – Chazi Jones was named to the SC Coaches Association 3A A-State Team. Jones was also named Region IV Player of the Year. RWA BASEBALL – Seniors Will Carvalho and Luke Martin were named to the SCISA A Region I All-Region team. Sophomore Zack Taylor was named Region Player of the Year and […]

Eagles eliminated from playoffs

SUMTER – Richard Winn softball faced an uphill battle against top-seeded St. John’s Academy in the first round of the SCISA 1A State playoffs last Friday. The Eagles scored early, but the Cavaliers took a 12-2. Riley Simpson led off the game with a double and scored on a Samantha Wilkes single in the first […]

Eagles lose heartbreaker on senior night

WINNSBORO – In their final regular-season battle, a rescheduled game with region foe King Academy, the Eagles headed to the seventh inning with the game all but sealed up at 10-3. The Knights would not bow out easily as they tied the game at 10 in the top of the seventh. The Eagles had no […]

Lady Eagles Battle on Diamond

WINNSBORO – After a couple of back-to-back losses against a tough Wardlaw team, Richard Winn found redemption in the form of a three-inning, 18-0 shutout against Richland Northeast last week. The Eagles lost a tight 15-13 conference game at King on Friday. Emma Castles (pictured right) went 4-4 with a walk. Monday’s conference game at […]

Eagles struggle against Wardlaw

WINNSBORO – Richard Winn faced a tough Wardlaw opponent Monday and Tuesday of this week, and Wardlaw swept the Eagles in the two-game series. The Eagles went down 16-1 in Monday’s matchup. Monday’s only base runners included Emy Russell, who went 1-2 with a single, Anna Taylor Mathias and Meredith Pope, who both picked up […]

Eagles, Griffins battle on the diamond

WINNSBORO – The Fairfield Central Griffins visited their cross-town rival Richard Winn on Tuesday, and what proceeded was an epic battle that saw over 40 runs scored. Richard Winn jumped on the early lead before a massive swing in momentum gave the Griffins an 11-run edge, but the Eagles snatched the lead back in the […]

Lady Eagles lose two in Sumter

SUMTER- The Richard Winn Lady Eagles made their way to Sumter last weekend for the annual SCISA-A State Softball Tournament and were eliminated on day one of the two-day affair. First, the Eagles did battle with St. John’s Christian, and the Lady Cavaliers bested RWA 13-3.   St. John’s wasted no time at bat. In […]