Eagles bow out in first round

SUMTER –A three-seed in the bracket, the Richard Winn boys squared off with two-seeded Conway Christian in the first round of the SCISAA A State Playoffs. A playoff run was not meant to be as they fell 43-38 in the opening round. The game got off to a slow start, with only sophomore Lawson Wade […]

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, […]

Sharp Eye

EDGEFIELD – Eagle shooters Brice Clowney, Connor Little and Miller Stuck, pictured above, took second of 29 teams in the JV Advanced division at the Palmetto Shooting Compex earlier this month. Stuck shot 87, Clowney 86 and Little 80 for a team score of 253. Charlie Bonds broke 98 of 100 clays for first place […]

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 […]

Eagles compete in Palmetto Shooting Complex

EDGEFIELD – The Eagle Shooting team competed in the Palmetto Shooting Complex on January 9. The Senior Advanced team of Sam Clyburn, Douglas Bonds and Ethan Dean finished eighth out of 44 teams competing in their division with a score of 248. Clyburn hit 88, Bonds 87 and Dean finished with 73. Johnson Hagood, Austin […]

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 […]