Herald Independent- RSS SPORTS Feed http://heraldindependent.com/section/SPORTS http://heraldindependent.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:49:27 EST 1800 Sixth annual golf outing a success http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news-sports/153025756/Sixth-annual-golf-outing-a-success COLUMBIA — The Fairfield County Disabilities and Special Needs Board held its sixth annual golf outing on Monday at Oak Hills Golf Club with a celebrity — former Fairfield Central High football player Tyler Thigpen — among those... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:15:52 EST Blythewood angler wins Lake Wateree event http://heraldindependent.com/news/sports/153042820/Blythewood-angler-wins-Lake-Wateree-event CAMDEN – Bryan Holmes of Blythewood weighed a five-bass limit totaling 20 pounds, 12 ounces on April 18 to win the third Walmart Bass Fishing League South Carolina Division tournament of 2015 on Lake Wateree. For his victory, Holmes earned... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:35:54 EST Two Griffins sign letters of intent http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-news-sports/152990584/Two-Griffins-sign-letters-of-intent FAIRFIELD COUNTY — Two student athletes are taking their talents to the next level. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:50:52 EST Death Valley rocks with spring game http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-ncaa-opinion-sports/152890262/Death-Valley-rocks-with-spring-game CLEMSON — Death Valley was rocking Saturday as Clemson celebrated its Spring Game in full swing. In front of an announced crowd of 37,000 fans, the Orange and White teams' offenses put on a show with White winning 35-24. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:45:52 EST A pair of wins for the Grffins http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/152832955/A-pair-of-wins-for-the-Grffins WINNSBORO — As the Griffins head into the home stretch, the Fairfield Central High School baseball team is on a roll. Fri, 10 Apr 2015 08:20:54 EST Fairfield Central and Richard Winn split spring series http://heraldindependent.com/news/home_top-sports/152682292/Fairfield-Central-and-Richard-Winn-split-spring-series WINNSBORO — Fairfield Central High School and Richard Winn Academy traded in white sand for red infield dirt during the two high school's spring breaks when they met for a pair of baseball games. Sun, 5 Apr 2015 09:15:51 EST SCHSL announces changes to bylaws, constitution http://heraldindependent.com/news/news-sports/152715357/SCHSL-announces-changes-to-bylaws-constitution COLUMBIA — The South Carolina High School League recently held its annual Legislative Assembly meeting during the South Carolina Athletic Administrators Association Spring Conference in Charleston. Sat, 4 Apr 2015 12:30:51 EST 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