T.L. Hanna Ousts Lady Redhawks

ANDERSON – The Lady Redhawks fell in the first round of playoffs to TL Hanna on Oct. 23 with scores of 18-25, 24-26 and 20-25. The Redhawks put up a great offensive battle; however the Westwood defense accounted for a few mental errors that cost the Lady ‘Hawks some close points late. It was point […]

Sweep –

Westwood’s Jordan Jones (3) goes up with the set as Bijonae Jones makes ready for the block for the Lady Bengal’s in Tuesday’s cross-town region match. Blythewood swept away the Lady Redhawks in three sets, 25-23, 25-19, 25-19, at Westwood. The Lady Bengals return home on Oct. 9 against Lugoff-Elgin, while the ‘Hawks travel to […]

Demons Stun Lady Redhawks

BLYTHEWOOD – The first region matchup of the season was a close contest between Lugoff-Elgin High School and Westwood. The match was tight all the way, and went the full five-game distance. In the end, the Demons got the better of it and defeated the Lady Redhawks, 18-25, 25-23, 25-20, 18-25 and 9-15. Westwood head […]

Lady ‘Hawks Bounced From First Round

INMAN – The Lady Redhawks came up on the short end of a five-set showdown with Chapman Tuesday, dropping from the Class 3A state volleyball playoffs 3-2 (23-25, 25-17, 25-20, 23-25, 6-15). “We scrambled on serve receive in the first but dominated defense in the second and third,” Westwood head coach Amanda Kruysman said. “We […]

Lady Redhawks Clip Falcons

BLYTHEWOOD — The visiting Falcons of A.C. Flora High School took on the Redhawks in this best-of-five set region match Tuesday. The teams were closely matched but Westwood had enough of an edge to defeat the Lady Falcons in straight sets. Westwood head coach Amanda Kruysman needed the win. Before the game she said, “We […]

Lady ‘Hawks Fall in Five Sets

BLYTHEWOOD – It took five sets Tuesday night (Oct. 15), but the Lady Bulldogs of Camden finally put away the Lady Redhawks 3-2 (25-22, 25-22, 20-25, 23-25, 15-12) at Westwood. “We took them to five sets, and we fought hard to win the third set after losing the first two,” Westwood head coach Amanda Kruysman […]

Lady Redhawks Sweep Away Dreher

BLYTHEWOOD – On Sept. 12, the Lady Redhawk volleyball team made it a clean sweep against the Dreher High School Blue Devils by winning three sets in a row (25-21; 25-9; 25-16) in this best-of-five set match. The win was a welcome change, as the Redhawk team has had mixed fortunes so far this year. “Hopefully […]

Lady ‘Hawks Struggle on the Hardcourt

BLYTHEWOOD – The Westwood volleyball team, although playing much improved ball, are still looking for their first win of the season. While the team controls the ball better, returns fewer free balls and gives away fewer points on communication errors, had some difficulty in a home tri-meet against Lugoff-Elgin High School and Cardinal Newman High […]

Lady ‘Hawks Fall to Camden

After three straight victories against three tough Columbia schools, the Westwood Redhawks were ready to make it four in a row.  Camden High School had other ideas, however, taking the match in straight sets. Westwood head coach Amanda Kruysman came away from the earlier loss to Camden with some lessons in hand. “Our recent wins […]