Richard Winn Cross Country competes at region

JOHNSTON – Richard Winn’s Cross Country team competed in the Region 1A 1 meet on Oct. 18. Three girls finished in the top four on the day. ILeanna Derrick claimed the All Region Runner of the Year with a first place finish at 24:53.32. Harper Branham finished third at 27:42.67 to claim an All Region […]

Eagles stun Newberry 52-0

NEWBERRY – Two Eagle teams from either side of the Broad River met on the Newberry Academy gridiron this past Friday in a region football matchup. Clearly the “East of Broad” Eagles commanded the entire game from start to finish as the Richard Winn team easily notched victory number seven (52-0) to remain undefeated on […]

FCHS, RWA and MSI runners pick up steam

FAIRFIELD CENTRAL – The Griffin boys pulled a third place finish on Oct. 6 at Lugoff Elgin High School. Joshua Mosley finished first of 69 runners with a time of 17:49.51. Hank Whit e(18:37.16) finished in 10th place and  Nygel Woodard (18:42.79) finished in 13th. Sidney Wilson placed 27th with a time of 20:43.89 and […]

Crowning Moments

WINNSBORO – Last Friday’s halftime festivities proved as exciting as the Richard Winn football win. Seventeen young ladies were introduced to the crowd and made their way onto the field prior to the announcement of the Homecoming Queen Mikaela Miller, left, and Football Sweetheart Juliet Pineda, both seniors. Former 2020 Queen Emma Castles was escorted […]

Eagles trounce Laurens, move to 6-0

WINNSBORO – Following five fun-filled spirit days, RWA’s Homecoming Week climaxed on Friday evening with the crowning of a new Homecoming Queen and Football Sweetheart during halftime and a big 52-12 victory over the Laurens Crusaders at the end of four quarters of gridiron action. RWA’s Ruff Field was buzzing with excitement as the game […]

Eagles defeat Newberry, Anderson

WINNSBORO – After falling last Monday in a 3-0 region match to Wardlaw Academy, Richard Winn hosted Newberry Academy for their second meeting of the season. After trailing 3-7 in the first set, Newberry went on a 15-3 stretch to put the down 10-18.  Trailing 23-12, the Eagles thinned the lead to 5 with sophomore […]

Eagles clinch win in 4th

MOUNT PLEASANT – Mount Pleasant was the setting for Friday’s football battle between two undefeated Eagle teams. Perhaps the Eagles were road trip fatigued initially, because after the first quarter of action against Palmetto Christian, the visiting Richard Winn Eagles trailed 8-0. Once Richard Winn found their game, they set about to hand the PCA […]

Eagles smother Sun Devils

WINNSBORO – On Friday, Sept. 17, Richard Winn’s Eagles traveled to the coast for a gridiron battle against the Charleston Collegiate Sun Devils of John’s Island. The Sun Devils controlled the ball from the opening kickoff with an aerial attack and scored on their first possession with a 44 yard TD pass completion on their […]

Griffins, Eagles run in Chester

CHESTER – Fairfield Central High School and Richard Winn Academy crossed the county line into Chester last Tuesday for a cross country meet at Chester High School. The Griffin boys finished in second place of the 7 teams competing. With only three boys competing, Richard Winn’s times did not qualify for a team score. Griffin […]

Eagles XC kicks off season

GREAT FALLS – Richard Winn Cross Country opened their season on Sept. 8 at Great Falls High School. The Eagles competed against Gray Collegiate Academy, Riverwalk Academy, The SC Governor’s School, Hawthorne Christian Academy, Brookland Cayce, Lewisville and Great Falls. The Eagle girls placed second out of five teams with a score of 63, just […]