By Thomas Grant Jr. For River Bluff High School graduates Cooper Johns, Tyson Trottier and Drew Beard, Saturday’s visit with The Citadel was a “Homecoming”. The Gator trio was back in “The Swamp” Saturday with the Bulldogs’ football team which held their 11th spring practice session. The Citadel went through variousContinue Reading

The sculpture portrays a moment of compassion as the Bills’ quarterback, Josh Allen, consoles teammate, Tyler Bass of Dutch Fork High School after missing a field goal that would have tied the game against Kansas City in the Divisional playoffs. Situated against the backdrop of the Ten Lives Club, theContinue Reading

By Thomas Grant Jr. Tyler Bass has experienced his share of highs and lows in four seasons with the NFL’s Buffalo Bills. The former Dutch Fork placekicker and sixth-round draft pick out of Georgia Southern has been celebrated in his pro career for game-winning field goals and playing a roleContinue Reading

By Thomas Grant Jr. From practicing on an Irmo field under the watchful eye of grandmother Rebecca Lusk to kicking in state championship games for Dutch Fork head coach Tom Knotts, Tyler Bass has remained focused on his craft. So after signing a four-year extension last year worth $21 millionContinue Reading

By Thomas Grant Jr. The current Dutch Fork players were not the only ones to have a memorable weekend. A pair of former Silver Foxes made news with their play Sunday afternoon in the NFL. In New York, wide receiver Jalin Hyatt achieved season highs in the 10-7 win overContinue Reading

Dutch Fork Middle School won its 9th PAC Conference Championship in 13 years by defeating Irmo Middle School on October 25. Photo by GoFlashWin.comContinue Reading

By Thomas Grant Jr. Former Dutch Fork and Irmo players are continuing to make an impact at the next level. In the NFL, former Silver Foxes’ placekicker Tyler Bass earned a special teams award for the third time with the Buffalo Bills. He was named the AFC Special Teams PlayerContinue Reading

The Richland County Recreation Commission is excited to announce the nominees for the 2022 Richland County High School Player of the Year–Football Award. This prestigious award is presented annually to the top varsity high school senior football player in Richland County who demonstrates great character, sharp intellect, community involvement, asContinue Reading

Connor Engel is beginning the 2021 season as a member of the Central Methodist Eagles football roster. The Irmo native and former Dutch Fork player will be competing with the Eagles in the NAIA’s Heart of America Conference. See their full schedule at Since its founding in 1854, CMUContinue Reading

ACC Announces Plans for Football and Fall Olympic Sports   GREENSBORO, N.C. ( – The Atlantic Coast Conference recognizes the uncertain and challenging environment all areas of our society are facing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Intercollegiate athletics is just one area that we must address as we work to return toContinue Reading