Burnsed Scholarships

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood High School (BHS) softball players Kendall Parker, Grace Campbell and Taylor Fulmore received the inaugural Sydney Burnsed Scholarship. Presenting the award are Sydney’s parents, Shelley and John Burnsed and BHS principal Matthew Sherman, far right. Sydney, a former BHS softball team member, died in an auto accident in March 2018.

Bengals retire Sydney Burnsed’s Jersey

BLYTHEWOOD – Sydney Burnsed’s softball sisters, friends and family came together at Blythewood High School on Friday to retire the former Bengal’s #6 softball jersey. The 2016 graduate of Blythewod High School died in a car accident in March 2018. As her parents unveiled a memorial sign to be hung on the fence of the […]

Blythewood woman, 20, killed in crash

COLUMBIA – A 20-year-old Blythewood woman was killed in a crash on I-26 near the Piney Grove exit in Columbia early Sunday morning, just after midnight. Sydney Jordan Burnsed, a 2016 graduate of Blythewood High School, died at the scene due to injuries sustained in the collision.  Burnsed’s vehicle was traveling in the left lane […]

Saying Goodbye

  BLYTHEWOOD – The Blythewood High School softball team released white balloons Tuesday evening prior to their game with Spring Valley in memory of former BHS softball player Sydney Burnsed who died Sunday morning in a crash on I-26. The somber ceremony included a prayer by the FCA student leader Matthew Phillips. As the balloons […]

Obituary: Sydney Jordan Burnsed

BLYTHEWOOD – Sydney Jordan Burnsed, 20, of Blythewood, died Sunday, March 25, 2018.  Born in Columbia, on January 30, 1998, she was a daughter of John Dennis and Shelley Graham Burnsed. Sydney was a 2016 graduate of Blythewood High School where she lettered in softball. She grew up playing softball for several travel teams throughout the […]