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NFL Flag Football Week 1

NFL Flag kicked off on Wednesday (June 10th) at Pickens High with 24 youngsters participating in 3 hours of skill instruction (including “Heads Up Tackling”) and flag football games. Players from the Falcons, Panthers, Steelers, Dolphins, and Patriots played games in 2 separate age groups (9 & Under and 10 & Up). The youngest division

Blue Flame Gridiron News June Edition

Attached is the 1st of our June Newsletters for the summer.  As many of you are winding down the school year, we will be revving up and getting ready to go!!! Summer workouts start Monday June 8th at 6pm. Kickoff for 2015 is less than 80 days away!!!  There are several things going on this

NFL Flag Football

NFL Flag starts Wed 6/10…($50 includes jersey, T-shirt, 3 weeks worth of skill sessions, games, and free admission to our Youth Day Camp on July 1st). The Deadline to register is Friday 6/5. Also all players need to register online at www.nflflag.com/form/player. We cannot order equipment for anyone not registered through the NFL website. We

Powder Puff 2015

The 2015 Powderpuff games were held on Thursday May 21st, 2015.  The first game began with the juniors playing against the freshmen. The juniors took the lead, beating the freshmen 6 to 0. In the second game, the senior class dominated over the sophomore class with a final score of 14 to 0. To determine the third

On Tuesday afternoon, May 19th, PHS senior Tanner Saunders signed a scholarship to continue his track, and most importantly academic career at the University of South Carolina Upstate in the fall of 2015.  Joined by his mother, friends and coaches Tanner entered the next phase of his career with his commitment to USC-Upstate.  On behalf of the Pickens HS athletic department we would

NFL Youth Flag Football League

The Pickens TD Club will be hosting a NFL Youth Flag Football League during the month of June. The dates for the league will be June 10th, 17th, and 24th. Games will take place from 9am-1pm on those days. Early sign-up is $50 and includes an NFL Flag Jersey ($60 after 5/29/15…the early registration deadline

Blue Flame Football Spring Game 2015

Pickens High will host its annual Blue/White Football game this Friday night at 6 pm at Blue Flame Stadium.  The scrimmage will wrap up spring practice for the Blue Flame.  Admission is free, but Coach Boggs and the TD Club are asking all fans to please bring a pack of Gatorade or a box of

Ferguson and Saunders Win Bronze Medals at the State Track Meet

Congratulations to Tanner Saunders who placed third in the state in the 400 meter hurdles and James Ferguson who was third in the state in the high jump. They were both named All-State as well. Great job finishing out their careers for these senior three sport athletes.

Pound Cakes For Sale

The Pickens Varsity, JV, and Middle School Football teams are selling orange-flavored pound cakes for $10 each.  These 36oz cakes usually sell for $20… supplies are limited so get yours now before they are GONE! E-mail Coach Boggs johnboggs@pickens.k12.sc.us to have yours delivered to you or to schedule pick-up.

Blue Flame Gear

ATTENTION ALL BLUE FLAME FOOTBALL PLAYERS AND FANS!!!   BSN is offering HUGE discounts on cleats, compression T’s, polos, gloves, hats, shorts, backpacks, and more. These deals will save you hundreds of dollars off what you’d pay at the Big Box stores, but the sale ends Friday, May 22nd. A portion of the sales will