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Seven Northwestern Athletes Sign National Letters Of Intent

Northwestern High school sent 7 more student athletes to the next level Tuesday morning.  The following students will accept scholarships to continue playing their respective sport at the next level.  To hear the press conference in its entirety, click the link at the bottom. Ana Trabold-USC Lancaster (volleyball) Demontre Buckson-Howard University (football) Miles Corpening-Tennessee Tech […]

Seven Rock Hill High Bearcats Sign Scholarships

Hundreds packed Rock Hill High School’s media center Friday morning as seven Rock Hill High athletes announced their college destinations. Jacob Coccia (USC Upstate – track/cross country) Jared Coccia (USC Upstate – track/cross country) Modesty Fobbs (Spartanburg Methodist – basketball) Monique Stevenson (Spartanburg Methodist – basketball) Andrew Barber (Mars Hill College – basketball) Khari Hunter […]

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Chris’s Take: Newberry Gets A Gem In Greg Ruff

Greg Ruff will go down as one of the most celebrated prep athletes to every play high school football in this city.  The crazy thing is for those who don’t know Greg, his “splash on the scene” may have been a shocker.  Flashback to the start of the 2014 season and Ruff was playing his […]

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Former Northwestern High And Tennessee Quarterback, Justin Worley, Joins Upper Palmetto YMCA Staff

The Upper Palmetto YMCA welcomes Justin Worley as the new Sports and Fitness Director at the Charlotte Avenue YMCA in Rock Hill. Worley graduated from Northwestern High School where he was a standout in football, basketball and baseball. As a high school senior in 2010, he earned Gatorade National Player of the Year accolades, becoming […]

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Rock Hill High Football Releases 2016 Schedule

Rock Hill High football coach, Bubba Pittman, has released the team’s 2016 schedule and it features some of the state’s top teams in addition to battles with local rivals.  Rock Hill opens the season at Blythewood before a difficult stretch that features York, South Pointe, Boiling Springs, Dorman and Gaffney.  The Bearcats host Nation Ford […]

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Chris’s Take: The Timing Is Right For Northwestern’s Richardson

Looking at the career of Kyle Richardson, it was easy to see this coming.  Richardson excelled as a high school and college coach before ever setting foot in Northwestern High School.  Rock Hill was supposed to be a temporary, possibly one year, stop for Coach Richardson.  But something happened, he and his family fell in […]

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Northwestern’s Richardson Resigns To Take Job At Clemson

Northwestern head coach Kyle Richardson is headed to Clemson to serve as an offensive assistant with the Tigers.  Richardson, who became head coach for the Trojans in 2011 after Jimmy Wallace retired, won 2 state championships during his tenure and played in 3 state championship games.  His overall record was 58-13 in his 5 seasons, […]

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