Boys Varsity Football · Bengals To Host Nation Ford In 5A Football Playoff Opener

The Blythewood Bengals (6-3) will host the Nation Ford Falcons (5-5) in the first round of the 5A SCHSL State Championship Playoffs on Friday November 9 at 7:30 pm.  This will be the first meeting between the schools, with Blythewood opening in 2005 and Nation Ford opening in 2007.


The playoff game will mark a return to post-season action for Blythewood.  The last playoff game for Blythewood was a 38-28 loss at Fort Dorchester in the 2nd round of the 2016 5A Playoffs.   The last time Blythewood hosted a playoff game was 2015 when the Bengals defeated North Augusta 29-27 in the 1st round of the 2015 4A Playoffs.  Blythewood has an overall 9-8 record in the playoffs in program history and is 5-1 at home in the playoffs.


Tickets to Friday’s playoff game are $8.  The only passes that will be accepted at the gate are current SCHLS passes (owner must also present photo ID).


Fans wishing to avoid lines at the ticket booth may purchase tickets ahead of time on GoFan using this link.