High School Football

  Grand Strand, Pee Dee football teams prepare for a return of high school sports

2020 Touchstone Energy Bowl canceled

SCHSL approved to host fall sports with spectators, details guidelines for facilities

  Marlboro County High football practices canceled after coach tests positive for COVID-19

North Carolina high school football won’t start until 2021

  SCHSL passes proposal to start high school football practice Sept. 8

Continued Coverage

  Horry County student-athletes to resume fall training Wednesday

84th annual Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas postponed to 2021

  Local standouts intend to enroll early at respective ACC universities

  New athletics director Hal McManus plans to shift culture at Socastee

  S.C. High School League panel pushes back decision to vote on flipping fall sports to spring

SCISA pushes back start of football practice, eliminated Week 0 games

Horry County Schools set to suspend football conditioning

Football conditioning in Horry County is going to be much shorter than expected.

Aynor football team temporarily halts workouts over COVID-19 concerns

Horry County Schools elected to halt the program’s drills while it investigates a staff member who was present at last week’s practices

  Phase One for high school sports in Horry County kicks off Monday

It’s a big day for student-athletes in Horry County.

  CCU football focusing on consistency during early spring practice period

Football season isn’t over just yet, the Chanticleers football team is back in action Thursday for an earlier than usual spring football session.

Green Sea Floyds football coach stepping down after back-to-back state titles

  ‘Our region is like the SEC’: 4A teams react to proposed high school football realignment

  ‘It’s just a dream come true’: Myrtle Beach High quarterback officially signs with UofSC

Myrtle Beach QB named South Carolina’s Mr. Football for 2019

  ‘Great group of guys’: HCS recognizes Green Sea Floyds’ state championship team

Wren’s offense overpowers Myrtle Beach, claiming first ever 4A state title

Chapman routs Dillon: Wildcats fall in state championship game for second straight year

For the second consecutive season, the Dillon Wildcats fell short of the ultimate goal.

  Back-to-back: Green Sea Floyds romps Ridge Spring-Monetta to claim 2019 title

On the back of a dominant first half performance, the Green Sea Floyds Trojans smothered the Trojans from Ridge Spring-Monetta 28-6, claiming their second straight SCHSL Class A football title.

  Will Myrtle Beach QB play, four things expected to happen during S.C. championship games

Anything can happen as three teams from around our area gear up for state championship games this weekend in Columbia.

  Family, friends remember legendary Coach John McKissick

It was a somber Monday in Summerville where the community came together to pay their final respects to retired Summerville High School Football coach John McKissick.

  Legendary S.C. high school football coach John McKissick passes away

Retired Summerville High School Football Coach John McKissick, who holds the record for the most wins of any football coach at any level, died Thursday morning at 93.

WATCH: Mullins stunned on last-second miracle TD in SCHSL playoffs

Auctioneer faithful will be talking about the ending to Friday’s first round playoff game for quite some time.

St. James standout tailback named ‘Primetime Performer’ for Week 10 rivalry win

St. James tailback Malachi Butler is named Week 10′s Primetime Performer for a dominant performance in the Battle for 707.

  ‘It’s new life’: Winless SC football team thankful for playoff berth

Despite not winning a game this season, the Hemingway Tigers are just 24 hours away from hosting a first-round playoff game.

  Aynor QB named Week 8 Primetime Performer after historic win over No. 1 ranked Dillon

The recognition continues to roll in for Aynor’s senior quarterback Andrew Brown.

  Wilson QB breaks voting record, named Week 7 Primetime Performer

Another record week for WMBF Extra Point Primetime Performer comes to a close.

  Myrtle Beach WR named Primetime Performer for three-touchdown game

There was some tough competition in WMBF Extra Point’s Primtine Performer competition for Week 7.

  Wilson WR named Week 5 Primetime Performer for dominant effort

After the most competitive competition in 2019 polling, Wilson High senior wideout JaKobe Quillen is the 810 Billiards and Bowling Primetime Performer for week 5.

  Lamar running back recognized as Week 5’s Primetime Performer

After over 700 votes cast, the Week 5 810 Billiards and Bowling Primetime Performer is Lamar running back JaiQuell James.

Cast your vote for the Primetime Performer

Throughout the 2018 high school football season, WMBF's Extra Point will present the nominees each week for the Primetime Performer.

Socastee High unveils monument in honor of Hunter Renfrow

Socastee High School has erected a monument to honor former Braves and Clemson Tigers standout Hunter Renfrow.

  Report: High school football players face ‘lowest risk of injury in history of sport’

A report released earlier this month claims high school football players playing today face the lowest risk of injury in the history of the sport.

Upstate football standout suddenly passes away during surgery

"He was a great person, great teammate and a great player and will always be remembered," Dixon's coach, Chris Miller, said.

  Myrtle Beach Seahawks celebrated by the city after winning football state championship

It was applause, smiles, and selfies as Myrtle Beach High School held a special assembly this afternoon to congratulate the Myrtle Beach Seahawks following their 4-A State Championship win against Greer at Williams Brice Stadium in Columbia.

  Green Sea Floyds football team presented medals after state championship win

On the heels of the schools first ever state title, the Green Sea Floyds football team received a heroes welcome Monday in a packed gymnasium.

  Green Sea Floyds Trojans net school’s first state title

The Green Sea Floyds Trojans won the school’s first-ever state championship, beating Lamar 26-20 in the 1A title game played at Williams-Brice Stadium.

  Myrtle Beach Seahawks claim 4A state title

For the second time in five years, the Myrtle Beach Seahawks are state champions.

  First state title on the line for Green Sea

In rural western Horry County, what you see is what you get.The population is less than 3,000. The state titles are unrecorded because there are none.

Threat of rain changes day, time of 4A state title football game

Due to potentially bad weather on Saturday, Myrtle Beach will take on Greer a day earlier to determine the state 4A champion.

  Local teams speak at SCHSL State Championship media day

As a kickoff to the 2018 SCHSL State Championship week , the ten teams from the upper and lower state answered media questions ahead of their weekend matchups. Four teams from the Grand Strand and Pee Dee qualified for the games.

Man charged in connection to post-game brawl after Myrtle Beach/Hartsville game

One man was arrested and charged Friday after punches were thrown on the file following Myrtle Beach’s 52-31 win over Hartsville. According to Lt. Robby Kilgo, Derrick Bellamy of Myrtle Beach was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct for his role in the incident. Video shows a man being rest

  Myrtle Beach vs. Hartsville: The rematch

We say hello again to the Seahawks and Red Foxes. It was 27 days ago when we saw a blowout in Kellytown which had Hartsville raising the region crown.

  Senior Seahawk ready to fly

In a landscape full of Seahawks, there’s one who flies under the radar.

  Grand Strand rivalry game could bring in big bucks

When Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach square off Friday for a spot in the Class 4A Lower state championship, there may be no loser. With six thousand fans expected to file into Dough Shaw Memorial Stadium, both athletic departments could walk away with over $15,000 in revenue.

  Conway High has new life for playoff run

You win some, you lose some, but you live to fight another day.

Another Friday night without lights

In response to the interruption of high school athletics caused by floods from Hurricane Florence, the South Carolina High School League has adjusted fall sports schedules.

  High school football resumes with Week Two

The young high school football season resumes with week two action across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee.

  HCS increase heat safety regulations, gate security for football season

It was a fun night of football at Doug Shaw Memorial Stadium on Friday, but players and coaches aren't the only ones putting in the work this season.

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Three Pee-Dee schools heading back to state

High school state semifinal games were held Friday night.

Area teams still standing in round three of football playoffs

Round three of the high school football playoffs continue Friday night.

Round two of high school football playoffs continues Friday night

The second round of the high school football playoffs continues with Grand Strand and Pee Dee teams in action.

Conway High football player becoming a leader of men

At an early age, Keith-Autry Benton knew his life's calling.

High school football playoffs kick off Friday night

Week 1 of high school football playoffs kicks off Friday night across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee.

Regular high school football season comes to its conclusion in Week 10

High school teams are back in action for Week 10 football excitement across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee, as the regular season comes to an end.

Rosters announced for 2017 North South football game

Coaches for the 2017 Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Bowl met today in Columbia to select the 88 players who will make up this year's roster for the all-star football game..

  Teams take to the field for Week 9 high school football action

The penultimate week of the regular high school football season kicks off Friday at 7:30 p.m. across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee.

Week 8 action kicks off Friday night across Grand Strand, Pee Dee

High school football in the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee resumes Friday night with Week 8 action.

Grand Strand, Pee Dee teams back in Week 7 action Friday night

The 2017 high school football season continues along the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee with Week 7 action.

High school teams back in action for Week 6 games across Grand Strand, Pee Dee

High school football across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee resumes Friday with Week 6 action.

Four teams remain undefeated as Week 5 high school football action gets underway

Week 5 high school football action kicks off Friday night at 7:30 p.m., with games happening across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee.

Local high school teams back in action for Week 4

Teams across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee continue the high school football season as Week 4 action continues Friday night.

Weather won't be a factor for Week 3 action

High school action continues across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee during Week 3.

Extra Point Week 2 Scoreboard

Weather could have an impact on Friday night's Week 2 matchups across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee.

2017 high school football season continues with Week 1

High school football action resumes across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee with Week 1 action.

Myrtle Beach High game moved; MBFR, MBPD involved in plan to regroup

Officials confirmed that Friday's game between Myrtle Beach High School and Charlotte Christian has been moved to Ashley Booth Field. The Myrtle Beach Fire Marshal has determined 1,500 football fans can safely fit in Ashley Booth Field. Battalion Chief Bruce Arnel tells WMBF News it was the agency's job to figure out how many people the new site can safely hold.

Area teams return to field in Week 0 of 2017 high school football season

The 2017 high school football season kicks off with Week 0 action across the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee on Friday night.

Dennis Miller Jamboree ends with an awesome run

The 2017 Dennis Miller Jamboree featured some of the top schools in the Pee Dee a week before the regular season begins.

Myrtle Beach Pigskin Preview

Myrtle Beach Seahawks Class 4A,

Socastee Pigskin Preview

Socastee Braves Class 5A, Region VI

Aynor Pigskin Preview

Aynor Blue Jackets Class 3A, Region VI

Carolina Forest Pigskin Preview

Carolina Forest Panthers Class 5A, Region VI

Dillon Pigskin Preview

Dillon Wildcats Class 3A, Region VI

Lake View Pigskin Preview

Lake View Wild Gators Class 1A, Region VI