Redhawks soar to 2-1

BLYTHEWOOD – Westwood got in some good legwork in a 38-6 defeat of Lower Richland Friday night. Westwood head coach Matt Quinn said he was glad to see the rushing yards pile up and the defense shut out the Diamond Hornets in the first half at the Redhawks District 2 Stadium. But early in the […]

The Axe returns to Westwood

BLYTHEWOOD – The Westwood offense couldn’t catch a break Friday night, until Nick Gilliam got sprung in the third quarter. Gilliam broke free on a 43-yard touchdown run after six futile Redhawks possessions. His score boosted the Redhawks to a 14-7 victory over crosstown rival Blythewood in the Battle of the Woods series. We made […]

Battle on The Castle Court

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood took top honors in last Thursday’s tri-match at Westwood. The Bengals took down Dutch Fork 2-1 in the first match. Westwood fell to the Silver Foxes 2-1. In the finale match, Blythewood defeated Westwood 25-23 and 25-19. The Bengals took down North August 3-0 on Tuesday and will host Orangeburg-Wilkinson for a […]

Westwood falls to Demons

LUGOFF – Westwood volleyball traveled to Lugoff-Elgin for their season opener on Tuesday and came home with a 3-1 loss. The Redhawks will host Dutch Fork High School and cross-town rival Blythewood High School tonight for their home opener. Blythewood and Dutch Fork are slated to play at 5 p.m., followed by Dutch Fork and […]

Westwood Tennis

LUGOFF – Westwood Girls Tennis took down Lugoff-Elgin in their season opener on Tuesday. The Redhawks left Lugoff with a 4-2 win over the Demons. They will play host to Lugoff-Elgin in their home opener on Sept. 10 at 5 p.m.

Lugoff-Elgin clips Redhawks

LUGOFF – A stormy evening forced a late season-opening game in Lugoff for Westwood High School. Matt Quinn’s Redhawks faced a Lugoff-Elgin team hungry for a win, their first since the 2017 season. The Demons managed to rout Westwood for a late-night 12-8 win. After a long weather delay from opening kickoff, Lugoff-Elgin took an […]

Westwood Cross Country has big start

CAMDEN – Westwood Cross Country had a strong showing in last Saturday’s Battle of Camden Invitational. The boys snagged a fourth-place finish out of 14 teams while the girls team finished eighth of the ten teams. Seventh grader Emma Ashley topped the 71 female runners in her first meet of the season with a time […]

Chamber hosts coaches’ forecast

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood High School Athletic Director Barry Mizzell opened the annual Blythewood Chamber of Commerce coaches’ assessment of the upcoming football season with the news that BHS will announce its first athletic hall of fame class later this week. “We’ve got five members going in, and we’re gonna recognize those folks on Nov. 1, […]

Quinn to head Westwood football

BLYTHEWOOD – Westwood High school has named Matt Quinn as the new Head Football after Dustin Curtis decided to move on to AC Flora. In 2016, Quinn served on Westwood’s as the Offensive Coordinator. Prior coming to Westwood, Quinn served at Westwide as Offensive Coordinator and as a quarterback and receiver coach at Darlington. He […]

Combs takes over Westwood basketball

BLYTHEWOOD –  John Combs has been tapped for Head Coach of Westwood boys basketball. Combs takes over for Ty Baumgardner, who stepped down to move back to Georgia. Combs most recently headed Ben Lippen’s boys program for three seasons. Prior to his stint at Ben Lippen, Combs was headed Ridge View’s program for 11 seasons. […]