The South Carolina High School League's executive committee unanimously approved a new proposal, which delays the start of the 2020 football season by two weeks.
The appellate panel of the South Carolina High School delayed a decision on Lexington County's plan to flip fall and spring sports seasons.
The South Carolina High School League's executive committee voted Wednesday morning to move the start of fall sports to September because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The proposed season would begin Jan. 25 and run until April 2. It would include six regular-season games, followed by four rounds of the state playoffs.
This comes after a two-week review of the district's health and safety protocols.
Lexington County School District One is the latest district to suspended all current face to face athletic practices, workouts, and activities.
Lexington Two will suspend summer workouts and athletics activities in an abundance of caution, due to a recent spike in positive COVID-19 cases in the area.
Richland County School District One announced its delaying conditioning activities for fall sports, due to the coronavirus.
He also had offers from Appalachian State, Arizona State, Arkansas and Charlotte.
The South Carolina High School league published guidelines on Thursday afternoon, detailing a return to sports this summer.
Lower Richland has a new football coach.
Rodney Barr is stepping down as the head coach of the Lower Richland football team.
One of River Bluff's best wide receivers is heading north.
Columbia's own Walt Wilson is coming home.
After a standout 2019 season, a Spring Valley wideout will walk-on at USC.
Will Muschamp's son, Jackson, signed with Georgia Wednesday during a National Signing Day ceremony at Hammond School.
Huntley and Burch highlight a stellar recruiting class for South Carolina, which pulled in four of the top five players in the Palmetto State, and eight of the top 11.
Sources confirmed to ABC Columbia Tuesday night Jackson Muschamp, Will Muschamp's son, will commit to Georgia on Wednesday during National Signing Day.
Muschamp also had offers from Boston College, Jacksonville State, Middle Tennessee, Wofford, Western Carolina, and Samford.
Dutch Fork High School varsity football coach and athletic director Tom Knotts has been named the 2019 National High School Football Coaches Association (NHSCA) National Football Coach of the Year. The award is presented jointly with High School Football America.
Dutch Fork standout and Tennessee signee Jalin Hyatt was a one-man wrecking crew for South Carolina's offense, bringing down six receptions for 197 yards and two touchdowns as the Palmetto State secured a 28-17 win.
Click the video above to see highlights from Friday Night's Columbia Metro Senior Bowl at Brookland-Cayce High School.
South Carolina's 2020 recruiting class jumped to No. 17 in the nation thanks to a notable last-minute commitment from the Gamecocks' backyard.
Jordan Burch didn't show his cards until the very end.
James "Radio" Kennedy, a man with an intellectual disability who befriended a high school football team in South Carolina and was the inspiration for the 2003 film "Radio," died Sunday morning.
In a back and forth game between Dutch Fork and Dorman, the Silver Foxes were the last standing in 5A ball Saturday afternoon.
Tom Knotts and the Dutch Fork Silver Foxes will face Dorman for the 5A state championship. A win gives the Silver Foxes the most 5A championships in state history.
The Tigers defeated the Barnwell War Horses 39-14 to claim the 2019 SCHSL 2A State Championship.
It only took the Saluda Tigers about 50 years to get back to a football state championship.
See which teams from the Midlands are moving on to play for a state championship next week in Columbia.
In his career as the Green Wave's head coach, McKissick amassed more victories (621) than any football coach at any level in America.
Click the video to see highlights from Abbeville vs. Gray Collegiate and Saluda vs. Southside from this week's Friday Night Fever.
Click the video to watch highlights from Hammond's SCISA Championship win Friday night, plus 5A, 4A and 3A high school football playoff highlights.
This is the Skyhawks 17th overall state championship in football, their 11th since 2006, and their fifth in the last six seasons.
It's a senior class that features the nation's top recruit, a USC commit and an SEC coach's son, and after Friday night, it could go home with another championship.
The five-star from the Midlands has narrowed down his top-five schools to LSU, Alabama, Georgia, Clemson, and South Carolina.
Click the video above to see all the highlights from the 3A, 2A, and SCISA Midlands teams fighting in the second round of the State Playoffs.
Click the video above to see all the highlights from the 5A, 4A, and 3A Midlands teams fighting in the second round of the SCHSL State Playoffs.
Click the video to watch round one playoff highlights from 3A, 2A and SCISA on Friday Night Fever presented by Wendy's.
Click the video to watch first-round highlights from the 5A, 4A, and 3A playoffs on Friday Night Fever.
Click the video to watch 5A, 4A, 3A and 2A highlights from week 10 of the high school football slate.
Click the video to watch week 10 highlights from 3A, 2A and SCISA teams.
Click the video to watch week 9 football highlights from 5A, 4A, and 3A schools.
Click the video to watch week 9 highlights from 3A, 2A and SCISA teams.
Click the video to watch week 8 football highlights from 5A, 4A, and 3A schools.
Click the video to watch highlights from 3A, 2A and SCISA ball Friday night.
Click the video to watch week 7 football highlights from 3A, 2A and SCISA schools.
Click the video to watch highlights from 5A and 4A high school football week 7.
The Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Bowl announced seven finalists for the South Carolina Mr. Football award.
Click on the video to watch the second half of highlights from week six of the high school football slate in the Midlands.
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The Columbia Capitals fell to Fox Creek, 46-26 on Thursday night, their fourth-straight loss to open the season.
Click the video to watch highlights from the second half of the week three high school football slate.
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The second half of the high school football highlights from week two, sponsored by Wendy's.
The first half of the high school football highlights from week two, sponsored by Wendy's.
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Kalab Haven and North Central ran over the Columbia Capitals, 37-20 Thursday night, earning their first win in 2019.
It wasn't pretty, but the Blythewood Bengals got the job done, topping Ridge View 14-0 Monday night in a makeup game from Friday.
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Keenan won its 2019 debut, 37-12 over Columbia Thursday night.
Bruce Staley -- the cousin of Gamecock great Duce Staley -- had himself a game Thursday night, rushing for two touchdowns and leading Airport to a 41-7 season-opening win over Dreher.
The South Carolina High School League Executive Committee voted 13-2 Tuesday in favor of keeping the 3A, 4A and 5A state football championships at Williams-Brice Stadium for the 2019 season.
Dutch Fork is the class of 5A football, and it doesn't look like that's changing any time soon.
The Dutch Fork high school football team made the trip up to Charlotte to play in the Carolina Panthers' 7 on 7 passing tournament. The Silver Foxes were one of ten teams to receive an invite to the tournament.
Irmo high school hosted a pep rally Tuesday where they introduced new head football coach, Aaron Brand.
Irmo head coach Reggie Kennedy is leaving the football program to become the head coach at Manning, ABC Columbia confirmed Monday night.
A former Sumter and Coastal Carolina quarterback is coming back to the midlands as a head coach.
COLUMBIA SC (WOLO) - For the 24th year, you can experience food, music, crafts, and entertainment from around the world, all without leaving downtown Columbia. The Columbia International Festival returns to the South Carolina…
River Bluff offensive line coach Justin Crocker has been named Richland Northeast's new football coach.
The A.C. Flora Falcons, a part of the Richland County School District One, had nine student athletes represented in National Signing day Wednesday.
The Dutch Fork Silver Foxes were well represented in National Signing Day on Wednesday reaching double-digits in letters of intent.
A graduate of South Pointe, DeVonte Holloman accepted the job as head coach of his alma mater Monday, but he hopes his job can go further than coaching.
Lexington County District Four announced Swansea football's new football coach Thursday.
Tennessee defensive back and Dutch Fork grad Bryce Thompson was named to the Football Writers Association of America Freshman All-America Team on Monday following his standout first collegiate season.
Swansea High's Greg Williams is officially a Tiger, after signing with Clemson Wednesday on National Signing Day.
Following their 59-20 win over T.L. Hanna to claim their third consecutive state championship, Tom Knotts summed up Dutch Fork's dominance in Class 5A, and when he'll start planning for the 2019 season.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) - Dutch Fork's trilogy is complete. It's reign is not. The Silver Foxes scored 42 unanswered points in the second half to defeat T.L. Hanna 59-20, capturing…
After monitoring the inclement weather predictions for Saturday, the South Carolina High School League has made the necessary schedule change for AAA-AAAA-AAAAA competitions.
Tom Knotts' Silver Foxes have only scored less than 50 points once this season, in their 47-14 state semifinal win at Summerville last Friday. That's in part why Dutch Fork's coach calls the 2018 team "the best offense that I've ever had".
The Silver Foxes are heading back to the 5A State Championship.
Richland Northeast's Bennett Weigle has resigned after two seasons as the head coach of the Cavs.
Saluda fell behind early and was never able to catch up in their Class 2A quarterfinals showdown with Southside Christian, falling to the Sabers 34-21.
On a rainy, slippery night, points were tough to come by for both Ridge View and Greer, but the Yellow Jackets end up scoring the night's only touchdown, defeating the Blazers 6-3.
Dutch Fork traveled in the postseason for the first time in five years, but the road trip was no issue for the still unbeaten Silver Foxes.
The Dutch Fork Silver Foxes continued to tear through its competition Friday night, rolling past West Ashley 62-20.
North Central lost its first game of the season Friday night, but it would be the last game the Knights would play this year.
Gray Collegiate's season came to a close Friday night, one game short of the 2A lower state semifinals, falling to Bamberg-Ehrhardt 56-22.
Camden's season came to a close Friday night in the 3A playoffs with a 28-21 loss to the Chapman Panthers.
Swansea saw it season end Friday night at the hands of the Dillon Wildcats, which had no problems scoring early and often.
Despite opening their 4A second round playoff game by going up 14-0, Brookland-Cayce's offense wasn't able to keep up with Hartsville's attack Friday night.
AC Flora had the lead until 2:00 left in Friday night's 4A playoff clash with Wren.