March 16, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Dreher shuts down Airport

Three first half goals were enough for the Dreher Blue Devils to defeat the Airport Eagles 3-0 Friday, March 9.  More...

Skyhawks silence Cardinals

Ford Pugh pitched a complete game, scattering four hits, and scored the eventual winning run on a wild pitch as the Hammond Skyhawks defeated the visiting Cardinal Newman Cardinals 3-1 Tuesday, March 13 at Folsom Field. More...

Ben Lippen blanks Heathwood

Ben Lippen’s Lady Falcons got their first win of the soccer season with a 2-nil victory over the Heathwood Hall Lady Highlanders Tuesday night, March 13 on the pitch at the Ben Lippen School. More...

Falcons’ sites set on another title

“Any time you end your season with a dog pile and trophy it is very rewarding,” A.C. Flora head coach Andy Hallett said. More...

Sneaky Eagles off to hot start

The 2017 Airport Eagles surprised everyone in Region IV-4A last season by finishing 17-11 overall, 5-3 in the region, and winning the region championship. More...

Cardinal Newman aiming for championship No. 6

The Cardinal Newman Cardinals were able to reestablish themselves as the top dogs in 3A SCISA boys soccer with another state championship in 2017 after falling short of the title match in 2016. More...

Dreher overcoming challenges

There were many successes to the 2017 season for the Dreher Lady Blue Devil soccer team and head coach David Kleinfelder, including a 17-3 record, two seven-game winning streaks, A semifinal loss to Hilton Head in the Class 4A playoffs left the Blue More...

Highlanders raise expectations

The 2017 Heathwood Hall Lady Highlanders’ season can’t be judged simply on wins and losses. More...

Vikings sail by shorthanded RNE

There is no mercy rule in soccer; you just play the game till the clock runs out.  When it ran out last Friday at Ben Stein Field, the scoreboard showed the Spring Valley Vikings blanked the Richland Northeast Cavaliers, 10-0 on a chilly night, More...

Highlanders climb past Falcons

Heathwood Hall’s Brandon McCullough notched a goal in the fifth minute and dished an assist to Nebeyou Sweath in the 68th minute to help the Highlanders past the Ben Lippen Falcons 4-2 in boys’ soccer on the pitch at Ben Lippen Tuesday ni More...

Former Blazer stars dancing at the NCAA tournament

March is a special time for college basketball players, coaches, and fans. It is the beginning of the NCAA mens’ and womens’ basketball tournaments. The time can be even more special for teammates.  More...

A.C. Flora continuing the process

Overall, second-year A.C. Flora boys’ soccer coach David Schroer feels the 2017 season was a good season for his team. More...

Heathwood Hall searches for improvement

The 2017 Heathwood Hall Highlander boys’ soccer team faced a unique situation. The Highlanders were SCISA state runnersup and with the lofty finish came the expectation of getting everyone’s best shot. More...

Cardinals look to finish the job

The Cardinal Newman baseball team came up just short in 2017, losing a 3-game series to Laurence Manning in the 3A SCISA state champoionship series.  More...

Airport softball continues to build

Airport head softball coach Anna Wilbourne felt 2017 was a good season for her club, and she got a glimpse at how successful her team could be in the future.  The future could be in 2018 as Airport welcomes back pitcher Hannah Fisher; catcher An More...

Lady Eagles’ soccer eyes next step

The 2018 Airport Lady Eagles soccer team will look to build off a second place finish in Region IV-4A and a second round playoff appearance.  More...