Eagles fall short in title bout

LEXINGTON – Richard Winn Academy’s 8-man football season may not have ended the way the Eagles would have wanted it—with its first state championship in six years. After falling 56-14 to Holly Hill Academy Friday night at Northside Christian’s Palmetto State Armory Field, third-year head coach Paul Brigman said the fall 2020 team has much […]

The Eagles are headed to state

WINNSBORO – The Richard Winn Eagles (10-0) defeated Andrew Jackson Academy (10-2) by a 22-16 score on Friday evening, earning a spot in the 2020 SCISA 8-Man State Championship game. This will be Richard Winn’s second appearance in the 8-Man State Championship since joining the 8-Man league in the fall of 2012. Andrew Jackson (AJA) […]

Eagles finish Saints in second half

WINNSBORO – B Baker and Zack Taylor combined to rush for 381 yards and seven touchdowns as the Richard Winn Eagles rallied in the second half to defeat the Clarendon Hall Saints by a 52-30 score on Friday evening. The Eagles allowed 30 first half points and trailed 30-24 at the half before outscoring Clarendon […]

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 […]

Eagles Compete at State

Despite a blindsiding disqualification of two Eagle runners because of their age (via a last-minute announcement that fifth graders could not compete), Richard Winn had seven runners represented at the SCISA state meet. Caitlyn Talbert finished at 26:17and Ella Grace Harrison at 29:43. Noah Britt finished first for the boys at 25:33, followed by Jack […]

Eagles raid Jefferson Davis

BLACKVILLE – Richard Winn jumped out to a 32-6 lead through one quarter of play en route to their 80-20 win over Jefferson Davis Academy this past Friday. The win moved the Eagles to 8-0 overall this season with one game left in regular season play. B Baker led the Eagles with two rushing scores […]

Eagles rush past Northside

LEXINGTON – The Richard Winn Eagles (7-0) rushed their way to a 44-18 win their seventh in a row to begin the 2020 season behind 324 rushing yards. It was a balanced rushing attack for the Eagles as Joey Banister had a 127 yards and Zack Taylor had 120 leading the way. Northside fell to […]

Eagles drop home match

WINNSBORO – Coming off the heels of conference wins over King Academy and Laurens Academy, Richard Winn volleyball dropped a tight 3-2 set against region foe Wardlaw Academy on Tuesday night. The Eagles were set to face Laurens in an away rematch on Wednesday, but scores were not available at press time.

Eagles hold off Crusaders in second half

LAURENS –  – Zack Taylor rushed the ball 40 times for 272 yards and four touchdowns as Richard Winn outscored the Crusaders by a 54-32 margin on Friday evening. The Eagles moved to 6-0 this season as Laurens Academy fell to 3-3. Richard Winn and Laurens combined for 12 touchdowns in the game with eight […]

Richard Winn names 2020 Hall of Fame class

WINNSBORO – Richard Winn announced the addition of four new members to the its Hall of Fame over the weekend: Fran Miller Goodwin, Philip Wilkins, William Ladd and Alex Maass Yankey. Goodwin, class of 1984 and RWA coach, played basketball and softball during her time at Richard Winn and went on to play basketball at […]