WHS, BHS XC runners compete at State

BLYTHEWOOD – Though Westwood’s girls cross country team did not qualify to run in the SCHSL 4A State meet, Emma Ashley and Rebecca Ashley qualified to compete individually, and they did not disappoint. Sophomore Emma Ashley finished in 5th place out of 116 runners, just under a minute behind first place finisher Caroline Lyerly of […]

WHS, BHS top field at County Dist. Championships

FORT JACKSON – Out of 112 runners competing in Tuesday’s Richland County District Championships, Westwood and Blythewood runners claimed 6 of the top 7 spots. Westwood sophomore standout Emma Ashley finished first in the race with a time of 18:52.94. She was followed by Blythewood’s Anna Kelly, a freshman, who finished at 19:50.90. Seventh-grade Redhawk […]

Redhawks finish strong in season opener

CAMDEN – Westwood’s boys and girls cross country teams each pulled third place finishes to open their seasons at the Battle of Camden on Saturday. Seasoned Redhawk runners Emma Ashley and William Tyndall each pulled first places finishes overall. Emma, a sophomore, topped all female runners in the nine-team meet with a time of 19:17.50. […]

Redhawks, Bengals compete at State

COLUMBIA – Westwood’s Emma Ashley and William Tyndall competed individually at the South Carolina High School League’s 4A State meet on Friday. Ashley’s time of 20:12.52 put her in 17th place, the third year in a row she has finished in the top 20 in the state.  Tyndall, a junior, finished in 39th at 17:41.81. […]

Redhawks compete at Northwestern

ROCK HILL – Westwood runners took to Rock Hill on Saturday for Northwestern’s Trojan Invitational. With only four runners competing, Redhawk girls didn’t qualify for a team score, but Emma Ashley represented the Westwood girls well, placing 8th with a time of 20:27.00. Christina Tisdale finished at 25:21.00, Annalisa Athanas at 28:32.00 and Faith Tobais […]

Redhawks, Bengals finish strong in Eye Opener

SPARTANBURG – Westwood and Blythewood Cross Country runners competed in the Eye Opener 2021 at the Roger Miliken Center in Spartanburg last weekend. The Blythewood and Westwood boys finished 15th and 16th, respectively, out of 51 teams and 406 runners. Senior William Lenker was the top finisher for the Bengals, pulling a time of 17:22.00 […]

Ashley, Kelly run in State meet

COLUMBIA – The South Carolina High School League held the Cross Country State meets last week. Westwood High School standout Emma Ashley completed a tenth place finish put of 95 runners in the meet with a time of 20:03.12. Hannah Vroon, a freshman at James Island High School, finished first with a time of 18:25.39. […]

Westwood competes at Pelion

LANCASTER – Westwood Redhawks competed at Pelion last Wednesday. The boys made a 9th place finish overall of 21 teams. Will Tyndall led the Redhawks in 28th place with a 18:30 finish, followed by Joe Eberlin at 18:40 and Aidan Keck at 19:01. Bryce Strickland and Caden Henderson also finished under 20 minutes. Katelyn Williams […]

Redhawks compete in Speedway Five K

COLUMBIA – Westwood competed in the Speedway Five K, hosted by AC Flora, on Saturday. Katelyn Williams continued to top Westwood girl runners, finishing in third place with a 25:36.28 time. Faith Tobias finished seventh at 27:27.28, Leayzia Shiver at 28:31.51. Annalisa Athanas and Kennedy Washington both finished under 29 minutes. The Redhawk boys finished […]

Redhawk boys defeat L-E, Columbia

BLYTHEWOOD – Redhawk cross country stand out Emma Ashley, an eighth grader, picked up where she left off last season. Finishing 12th in the State Championship last season, Ashley finished first in the field in Westwood’s first meet of the season. Will Tyndall led the boys team to a strong finish as the boys took […]