Friday, October 12, 2012
The Shrine Bowl roster of South Carolina's top players were recently announced. Players will take the field on Dec. 15.
Ridge View High School defensive end Curtis Bey was selected to play in the 76th annual Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas. Bey, along with 43 players in the state, will play against the North Carolina team at the Shrine Bowl held at Gibbs Stadium on the campus of Wofford College in Spartanburg. The game begins at 1 p.m. on Dec. 15. Tickets can be purchased online for $15. For a complete list of players, click here.
Tuesday, August 7, 2012
What school will have the best football season this year? You tell us!
Tuesday, August 7, 2012
As people across the state make preparation to send their children back to school, many of them do so with the anticipation of yet another football season on the gridiron. After weeks of practice in the scorching summer sun, teams across the state are almost ready to begin the 2012 season. So you tell us, Patch readers - which team will have the best season this year?
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Rodney Summers to lead Redhawk football
Westwood High School doesn't have any students yet, but it has a football coach. Rodney Summers, an offensive coordinator and assistant coach at Richland Northeast, earned the job after the Board of Trustees approved his hire Tuesday night. Summers' coaching experience in Richland Two also includes stints as soccer coach at Ridge View and Richland Northeast and a basketball coach at Dent Middle School. “We are thrilled to have Rodney Summers joining our team and we are confident he is the right choice to meet the challenges of building a new team from the ground up,” said Westwood Principal Ralph Schmidt. Summers graduated from Coastal Carolina University and earned a Masters in Sports Administration from the United States Sports Academy. …
Friday, September 2, 2011
Vikings tie win total from last season
The Spring Valley High School football team has turned things around quickly during 2011. After finishing last season 3-8, the Vikings are 3-0 this season after beating Lugoff-Elgin 49-28 on Friday night. Senior quarterback Austin Hill led the way for the Vikings, running for two touchdowns and throwing for two more. Running back Jason Free also played well for the Vikings. For the full Spring Valley schedule, click here.
Monday, August 1, 2011
Spring Valley High School welcomes August with the pigskin
The Spring Valley High School football program is up and running again. Practice began on Friday as the team looks to improve on its 3-8 finish last season. On Monday, the players took advantage of cool early morning temperatures to work on blocking, receiving and running some of the basic offensive plays. The Vikings begin their season at 7:30 p.m. on August 19 at home against Camden. The team's full schedule includes 11 games.