BHS, WHS Track & Field athletes qualify for State

COLUMBIA – Over the weekend, Westwood and Blythewood competed in state qualifying meets. Top athletes from Saturday’s meet will advance to compete for a State title Friday and Saturday at Spring Valley High School. Blythewood girls who advance to State: Briana Green – 100m, long jump, triple jump. 4x100m relay Arianna Williams – 200m, 400m, […]

WHS boys track claims region, girls finish 2nd

BLYTHEWOOD – Westwood’s boys and girls track and field teams hosted the Region 4-4A Championships last week. The Redhawk boys took home top honors while the girls finished in second. Finishing in first place for the boys were Robert Johnson in 200m dash (22.17) and 400m dash (50.60). William Tyndall finished first in the 900 […]

Redhawks finish fourth at Richland County Championships

HOPKINS – Westwood boys track and field clinched a fourth place finish out of nine teams in last week’s Richland County Championships at Lower Richland High School. Robert Johnson finished first place in 400m dash with a time of 49.69. Westwood’s 4×400 meter relay team of Riggs Dash, Jonathon Backstrom, Robert Johnson and Charles Ashley […]

Westwood hosts Irmo

BLYTHEWOOD – Westwood track and field hosted Irmo High School last Thursday and pulled a number of first place finishes. Brianna Rodriguqez finished first in 100m dash (12.81) and in 800 meter run (2:29.74). Ticora Gaskin placed first in the 200m dash with a 27.71 time. Alean Robinson’s 1:11.49 time put her in first for […]

Redhawks miss out on 2020 season

Westwood boys disappointed with 2020, will reload in 2021 The Westwood boys track team had just two events under its belt by the time Gov. Henry McMaster ordered schools to be closed as a precaution to the COVID-19 Pandemic. That was all Rod Lorick and the Redhawks to know that this could well be the […]

Westwood holds Redhawks Invitational

BLYTHEWOOD – Having just opened the door into what could be a highly successful season, the track teams from Blythewood and Westwood high schools were able to compete one last time before the South Carolina High School League’s spring sports suspension due to COVID-19 entered effect. Meeting on Westwood’s home turf, Blythewood and Westwood faced […]

Redhawk track ready for Qualifiers

YORK – Westwood Track and Field competed last Thursday in the Region 3-4A Championships at York High School. Westwood Mens Varsity topped York, South Pointe, Ridge View, Richland Northeast and Lancaster with a team score of 146. Christian Horne, Paul McCants, Ronald Coates all secured individual first place finishes while Redhawk Relay 4×100, 4×400 and […]

Westwood, Blythewood compete at Bojangles Classic

COLUMBIA – Westwood mens track and field finished in the top three of 78 teams at the Bojangles Classic. Christian Horn finished fourth in the 200M at 21.71. Paul McCants finished second the the 400m dash at 48.53, followed closely by Horn in third at 48.55. Westwood’s 4×40 relay team placed third with a time […]

Bengals, Redhawks top Raider Invitational

COLUMBIA – Blythewood and Westwood’s boys track and field teams topped the 15-team meet at Keenan last Friday. Blythewood tallied 98 points for first place and Westwood followed for second with 78. Blythewood girls also topped their field with 124.5 total points. Westwood girls finished in eighth with 33. Blythewood Results: Alan Deogracias finished the […]

Westwood shines at Friday Night Lights

WESTWOOD – The Westwood boys track team claimed the top spot at the Friday Night Lights Invitational in Laurens, and the ladies placed fifth among 11 schools. Christian Horn earned the top spot in the 400M and Paul McCants finished right behind him in second. McCants came in at second in the 800 and Robert […]