Herald Independent- RSS SPORTS Feed http://heraldindependent.com/section/SPORTS http://heraldindependent.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:33:21 EST 1800 Griffins struggling to score runs http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-hsbaseball-news-sports/152578722/Griffins-struggling-to-score-runs WINNSBORO — Fairfield Central High School's baseball team is pitching well, fielding well and making consistent contact, but the Griffins are struggling to win games. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:05:55 EST RWA Eagles fend off Wardlaw http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-hsbaseball-news/152575594/RWA-Eagles-fend-off-Wardlaw WINNSBORO — While the weather alternated between warm and cold, Richard Winn Academy's baseball team has stayed hot. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:45:52 EST Pitt in Hall of Fame http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news-sports/152473767/Pitt-in-Hall-of-Fame COLUMBIA — Coaching isn't the pits for Joe Pitt. With 40 years of coaching and 569 wins under his belt, Pitt was inducted into the S.C. Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:40:53 EST Richard Winn looking forward to productive baseball season http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/152245352/Richard-Winn-looking-forward-to-productive-baseball-season WINNSBORO — It's still premature to make any bold predictions about the levels of success Richard Winn Academy's baseball team will experience this year. Wed, 11 Mar 2015 19:25:53 EST Griffins have high hopes for baseball season http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/152245345/Griffins-have-high-hopes-for-baseball-season WINNSBORO — The Fairfield Central High School Griffins have their talons crossed for big things during the 2015 baseball season. Wed, 11 Mar 2015 19:25:51 EST USC football spring drills schedule announced http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/152265417/USC-football-spring-drills-schedule-announced COLUMBIA — The University of South Carolina's 2015 spring football practice dates and times have been set. The Gamecocks are slated to open their spring drills on March 17, and conclude with the annual Garnet & Black Spring Game on April... Tue, 10 Mar 2015 08:45:55 EST Antler measuring sessions set across SC http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/152120211/Antler-measuring-sessions-set-across-SC COLUMBIA — Antlers will abound throughout the Palmetto State as the search for new state record deer antlers gets underway during the S.C. Department of Natural Resources' annual series of measuring sessions. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 22:55:50 EST Lady Eagles win third straight championship http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news-sports/152125608/Lady-Eagles-win-third-straight-championship WINNSBORO — The Richard Winn Academy Lady Eagles won their 28th game of the season on Feb. 28 and the 59-34 victory against Holly Hill Academy also happened to be the S.C. Independent School Association 1A Championship. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 12:05:51 EST Several Eagles, Dickerson honored by HSSR http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/152122371/Several-Eagles-Dickerson-honored-by-HSSR WINNSBORO — Six Richard Winn Academy football players and Coach Dan Dickerson were named to the High School Sports Report SCISA 8-Man Football All State team. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:05:52 EST Richard Winn’s season ends with loss http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/152068336/Richard-Winns-season-ends-with-loss WINNSBORO — Richard Winn Academy boys basketball season came to an end Saturday with an 85-49 defeat at the hands of Curtis Baptist School. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:40:52 EST Reddick survives wild scramble to win http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/152007992/Reddick-survives-wild-scramble-to-win DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. —As trucks fanned out four-wide behind him, Tyler Reddick took the first checkered flag of his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series career in Friday night's NextEra Energy Resources 250 at Daytona International... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:45:55 EST Lady Eagles return to form with a big win http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/151985558/Lady-Eagles-return-to-form-with-a-big-win WINNSBORO — The first postseason game was business as usual for the Richard Winn Academy Lady Eagles as they roughshod over Cathedral Academy, 66-27. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:30:52 EST Griffins season comes to an end http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/151952508/Griffins-season-comes-to-an-end WINNSBORO — Despite a valiant second-half effort, Fairfield Central High School was unable to rally against Indian Land High School, losing 57-50.The first-round playoff loss ends Fairfield Central's season. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 16:00:51 EST Lady Eagles credit teamwork, effort for perfect regular season http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/151821597/Lady-Eagles-credit-teamwork-effort-for-perfect-regular-season WINNSBORO — The Richard Winn Academy Lady Eagles sit perched atop their regional rankings. Mon, 16 Feb 2015 12:35:53 EST Griffins win, qualify for playoffs http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/151819479/Griffins-win-qualify-for-playoffs WINNSBORO — As the clock neared zero, the Fairfield Central High School Griffins found themselves down by three. Sat, 14 Feb 2015 11:05:51 EST Griffins add a regional win, hungry for one more http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/151757511/Griffins-add-a-regional-win-hungry-for-one-more WINNSBORO — The Fairfield Central High School Griffins continue to stockpile wins. In their latest game, the Griffins defeated the Newberry High School Bulldogs, 81-65. Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:55:51 EST Richard Winn Academy celebrates senior night with two wins http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/151749285/Richard-Winn-Academy-celebrates-senior-night-with-two-wins WINNSBORO — It's been an uneven season for Richard Winn Academy's boys basketball team, but the Eagles were able to end the regular season on a high note and send three senior leaders off with a win. Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:40:52 EST Richard Winn boys win one, lose one http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/151648211/Richard-Winn-boys-win-one-lose-one WINNSBORO — Richard Winn Academy boys basketball team played two close games with opposite results. Fri, 6 Feb 2015 13:05:51 EST Mickle signs Letter of Intent with S.C. State http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/151671854/Mickle-signs-Letter-of-Intent-with-S.C.-State WINNSBORO — Malik Mickle made his decision official Wednesday when the Fairfield Central High School senior signed a letter of intent to play football at South Carolina State University. Fri, 6 Feb 2015 11:45:51 EST Richard Winn Academy girls remain undefeated http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/151668246/Richard-Winn-Academy-girls-remain-undefeated WINNSBORO — The Lady Eagles continue to fly high.After two more wins, Richard Winn Academy's girls basketball team now boasts an immaculate 21-0 record, and a 7-0 regional record. Fri, 6 Feb 2015 10:40:51 EST