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Track & Field Team Took State Championship in Stride

Track & Field Team Took State Championship in Stride

Terry Gladden, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The BHS Track & Field team gave other South Carolina schools a run for their money at Saturday's State Championship in Columbia, SC. On May 13, the team walked away with a 3rd place in the 200-meter and a 6th place in the 100-meter. Coaches Leilani Worrell (mid & long distance) and Gregory Gibbs...

Back to Back Playoffs

Back to Back Playoffs

Diamonte Hadley , Terry Gladden & Brandon Simmons, Staff Writers

May 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Burke High School Varsity Soccer team kicked their way to the South Carolina High School League soccer playoffs again for the second straight year. After a close loss last year in the third round against Bamburg-Ehrhardt High school, the Bulldogs faced them again but with a different turnout. After...

Burke Baseball “Steals” Their Way Into The Playoffs

Terry Gladden & Brandon Simmons, Staff Writers

May 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

With a record of 3-6, the Burke Bulldogs varsity baseball team pulled off a historical season this year, making it to the playoffs. This was made possible by the forfeiture of North Charleston High school and Garrett Academy and Technology. Coached by Mr. McDonald and Coach Wolter, the Bulldogs made it a...

“Pure Determination” Leads Bulldogs to Victory at Class AA State Championship

“Pure Determination” Leads Bulldogs to Victory at Class AA State Championship

March 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Video

They came, they saw, they persevered. And then the Burke Bulldogs conquered. In a nail-biter of a game Saturday, March 4, the Bulldogs beat Keenan high school to win their 2nd State Championship for boys basketball in 3 years. Fans packed the stands at the Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, SC to chee...

Sidney Robinson – The Next Big Thing

Sidney Robinson – The Next Big Thing

Zarea Pelzer, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

They call him STK -- Sid Tha Kid. Sidney Robinson, a senior point guard, helped lead the Burke Bulldog basketball team to its 2nd State Championship win in three years. His motto: “Hard work beats talent, when talent fails to work hard.” It has served Sidney and the team well.Over four years, S...

Coach Sterling Sees Better Days Ahead for Bulldogs

Coach Sterling Sees Better Days Ahead for Bulldogs

Brandon Simmons, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It has been more than two years since the Burke Bulldogs won a varsity football game. The Bulldogs last won a game in 2014, when they beat Baptist Hill 27-14. This was once the team of the legendary Modie Risher, who coached the Bulldogs for more than three decades and won our only state football ...

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