Central High

  • Eagles corral the Stallions with seconds to go

    The Central High Eagles traveled to Bishopville on Nov. 4 and corralled the Lee Central Stallions in a thrilling last minute play.

    The Eagles won 34-32 on Kevon Wall’s 13-yard pass to Jay’Qua Clyburn with only 43 seconds remaining in the game.

    The Eagles finished their regular season 7-3 and will begin playoffs on Nov. 18.     

    Central got on the scoreboard first with 9:48 still on the first quarter clock when Tyquadrick Miller plunged into the end zone from one yard out.

  • Cross-country teams place in Top 10 in state meet

    The Central High Eagles cross-country team completed in the State Championship 2AA meet on Nov. 5 in Columbia and the boys’ team placed ninth with a score of 306.

    The girls’ team, with a score of 305, placed 10th in the girls’ competition.

    St. Joseph High School won the boys meet with a score of 32, and the girls meet with a score of 42.

  • Eagles take pride out of Lions; win homecoming game 34-13

    Central High School celebrated homecoming last week and concluded the week with a 34-13 win over Carolina Pride at William D. Johnson Memorial Stadium Friday.  The Eagles’ record now stands at 4-3.
    With 1:54 left in the first quarter, Central put points on the scoreboard first on a 48-yard, six-play drive, which ended with a 23-yard pass from quarterback Kevon Wall to Dez Knotts. Wall added the PAT to put the Eagles in the lead 7-0.

  • Lady Eagles end season with win over McBee

    Central’s Lady Eagles finished their season this past Wednesday at home celebrating senior night by defeating the McBee Lady Panthers. Central won set 1 with a score of 25-21; and set 2 with a convincing 25-5 score. McBee came back and downed Central 25-19 in set 3 and the last set had the Lady Eagles coming back with a 25-22 win.

  • Eagles cross country teams win county meet

    Central’s girls and boys cross country teams ran in the county meet last Thursday in Cheraw, and both teams were victorious.
    In the girls’ meet, there were only two teams that qualified, with Central winning over Cheraw.
    Kirsten Dale was first overall with a time of 24:34 and Miya McManus was second with a time of 24:54. Amber Leaird came in fourth at 26:12, followed by Isabella Moseley fifth (26:36) and Lizzie Outlaw sixth (27:21). Arian Louallen placed 11th with a time of 29:32.

  • Volunteers beat Eagles for first time in 20 years

    For the first time in 20 years, the Central Eagles lost to their host Andrew Jackson Friday night.

    The Volunteers came from behind in the fourth quarter scoring two touchdowns to defeat the Eagles 20-13. It was Central’s second loss in the region this season after losing to Cheraw last week at home.

  • Cheraw wins ‘Feeding the Hungry’ food drive

    After eight days of students and staff bringing in canned food to Central and Cheraw High Schools, more than 3,400 pounds of food was collected for Harvest Hope.

    At halftime of the Eagles versus Braves football game Sept. 16, Cheraw High School’s athletic department was awarded a check for $1,000 by WoodmenLife for their donation of more than 2,000 pounds of food.

    Central High collected 1,437 pounds.

    WoodmenLife sponsored the canned food drive to support its national focus of feeding the hungry.

  • Eagles win cross-country meet at North Central

    The Central Eagles Cross-Country boys team won its meet at North Central High School Sept. 20 coming in with better times than the other 11 teams participating.

    The Eagles’ total time was 1:39:02. Cheraw edged out North Central for second at 1:44:26 with North Central on their heels with a time of 1:44:29. The Governor’s School and Buford rounded out the top five teams.

    E.J. Threatt placed third with a time of 19:02. Tevin Cannon and Marc Espinoza were fifth and sixth at times of 19:41 and 19:46, respectively.

  • Junior Eagles defeat AJ Volunteers 44-26

    Central’s junior varsity squad hosted Andrew Jackson Sept. 22 and defeated the visitors 44-26.

    Andrew Jackson drew first blood in the game coming on a 12-yard pass after only four plays and two minutes into the matchup.

    The extra point attempt failed and the Junior Volunteers held a 6-0 lead.

    Central answered with its own touchdown after driving 55 yards when Tyheim Richardson rushed in from nine yards out. Richardson also ran in for the two points to give the Junior Eagles an 8-6 lead.

  • Lady Eagles volleyball suffer losses

    Central’s Lady Eagles’ volleyball team lost three hard-fought games last week against McBee, Cheraw and Andrew Jackson.

    At McBee on Sept. 19, McBee edged out Central with scores of 25-21, 25-20 and 25-21.

    Logan Duvall had two assists and two digs; Shadell Harris one dig; Alyssa Moree one dig; Kourtni Blount two aces, two assists, two digs; Makayla Kirkley one dig; Miya Meadows one kill, one dig, one block; Brianne Middleton four aces, three blocks; Leah Stegall one ace, one kill; and Lanie Duvall three kills, one dig.