Bengals win SCDI tournament again, using as springboard to postseason

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood baseball team isn’t in danger of overlooking teams on what’s left of its regular season schedule. What the Bengals are reveling in isn’t overconfidence, but rather a sureness of taking care of business whenever they take the field. Blythewood (21-1) showed its mettle last week, winning its second straight South Carolina […]

BHS hosts Diamond Invitational

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood baseball looked to repeat as SC Diamond Invitational champion last week, but Dorman proved too strong at the plate and on the mound. The Bengals, hosting the tournament in its ninth year, beat Wren 11-1, fell to the Cavaliers in a 3-0 shutout, topped Dutch Fork 7-2 and lost 3-1 to Chapin […]

Diamond Invitational underway

BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood baseball team finished the Region 4-5A slate of games in strong fashion, with series sweeps over Irmo, Sumter, and Spring Valley, and taking two out of three games against Lugoff-Elgin. Now the Bengals set their sights on the South Carolina Diamond Invitational, which opened Wednesday. “We’re going to have some really […]

Bengals win Diamond Invitational

BLYTHEWOOD – Going into the South Carolina Diamond Invitational tournament, Blythewood head coach Banks Faulkner said the Bengals needed to work on defense. The Bengals pre-tournament work was in display throughout the weekend, and it brought them to an 8-5 victory over Summerville Sunday in the championship game. It’s the third SCDI win for the […]

SC Diamond Invitational kicks off Thursday

BLYTHEWOOD – It’s Spring Break at Blythewood High School, and while students enjoy their much needed vacation, baseball teams and fans from around the state are gathering in Blythewood for the 2018 South Carolina Diamond Invitational (SCDI). This year’s field is as stout as ever and boasts four former SCDI champions, including the reigning 2017 […]