Today's Sports

  • Eagles corral the Stallions with...

    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...

    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 conquer Knights 53-12 at...

    Central High School hosted North Central High on Oct. 28 for the Eagles’ last home football game of the year, sending the Knights back home with a 53-12 defeat.

    The win improved the Eagles’ record to 6-3 overall and 3-2 in Region 2A.

    North Central scored the first touchdown of the evening halfway through the first quarter, but failed on the PAT (point after touchdown) attempt to take a 6-0 lead.

    On the Eagles’ next possession, Devonta Robinson put Central on the scoreboard with a 19-yard scamper into the end zone.

  • Cross-Country boys win Region AA...

    Central High School hosted the Region AA Cross- Country meet Oct. 18 and the home team fans were able to cheer on the winning Eagles as they dominated with a score of 22.

    North Central was second with a 73, and Buford and Cheraw tied for third with a score of 84. Chesterfield was fifth with a 103 score.

    Chesterfield’s Cuyler Wickham was the overall individual winner with a time of 18:39.

  • Central Eagles squeak by Buford...

    The Central Eagles traveled across the county line to Buford Oct. 21 and managed to hold on for the win at Buford’s homecoming game.

    Central got on the scoreboard first when Quan Chambers intercepted a Yellow Jackets’ pass and returned it for 99 yards with 6:35 left in the first quarter. The PAT kick failed and the Eagles led 6-0.

  • Junior Yellow Jackets sting...

    Central’s junior varsity football team hosted Buford Oct. 20 and fell to the Junior Yellow Jackets 30-6.

    The entire first quarter was scoreless until 42 seconds remained before Buford scored on a 26-yard run.

    The conversion was good and the Junior Yellow Jackets led 8-0.

    Buford added another touchdown with seven seconds to go in the first half and with the two-point conversion, they took a 16-0 lead into halftime.

    With 6:46 left in the third quarter, the Yellow Jackets scored another touchdown and conversion to up their lead to 24-0.

  • Eagles take pride out of Lions;...

    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...

    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.

  • Pageland Dragway race results,...

    The winner of Friday’s Gamblers Race at Pageland Dragway was Jason Rickets. Jeff Coley was runner-up.
    Saturday night at Pageland Dragway featured the “Battle of the Borders.”
    The Gamblers Race winner was J.L. Robinson and Kevin Crawford was runner-up.
    The C&C Tire of Kershaw Junior winner was Kiya Elks. Kaedyn Sinclair was runner-up.
    4.70 Top 8 Door Slammers Battle of the Boarders winner was Tom Neubert from Corryton, Tenn. Runner-up was Dustin Martin from London, Tenn.

  • Eagles cross country teams win...

    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.