North Augusta's offense clicks in win over Midland Valley

...touchdowns, but the damage was done."We didn't quit but we made a lot of mistakes," Midland Valley head coach Rick Knight said. "One of the things we really talked about all week was not letting them get over the top. We must have played...

Daniel Carr once again has keys to Midland Valley's offense

...last season's 7-5 record. The Mustangs bowed out in the second round of the playoffs.According to head coach Rick Knight, Carr has been a joy to coach as he enters his fourth season of running Midland Valley's offense."He just wants...

Midland Valley looks to improve on defense

...Mustangs only reached the second round of the playoffs, in part because it had trouble stopping other teams. Coach Rick Knight thinks that might not be a problem this year."Defense might be part of the solution this year instead of trying to...

North Augusta's defense stars in Aiken County scrimmages

...had touchdown runs of 68 and 18 yards."He can be the most spectacular person on the field," Midland Valley coach Rick Knight said. "He has that capability with speed and balance, but he doesn't have experience. He did real well tonight...

Area rising seniors compete, star in drills in front of Border Bowl coaches

...the 40, 20-yard shuttle, ball press and the broad jump."It's good for us, too," said Midland Valley coach Rick Knight, who is the coach of Team South Carolina. "You put some faces with names prior to the season starting. 'OK this...

Area high school coaches, athletes come together to celebrate approaching season

...socks in support of Ronald McDonald House. Border Bowl III, which will be played Jan. 9 at Laney, is led by coaches Rick Knight, of Midland Valley (South Carolina), and Evans' Lemuel Lackey (Georgia).To help players get recognized for possible...

Area football seniors invited to Border Bowl Combine

...South Carolina split the games. This year's coaches are Evans' Lemuel Lackey for Georgia and Midland Valley's Rick Knight for South Carolina.Border Bowl III will be held Jan. 9 at Laney.

Lackey, Knight named Border Bowl III head coaches

...coach for Border Bowl III, which will be held Jan. 9, 2016, at Lucy C. Laney Memorial Stadium. Midland Valley's Rick Knight will coach Team South Carolina as many of the area's top senior football players meet in a postseason all-star game...

Longtime area football coach Chriswell dies

...City and 41-54 at Midland Valley."He gave me my first job, my first opportunity," said Midland Valley coach Rick Knight, Chriswell's longtime assistant before taking over as the Mustangs' head coach in 1999. "He believed in me, turned...

Airport rallies late to knock off Midland Valley

...thought we were going to have to kick a field goal and I didn't like our chances in overtime."Midland Valley coach Rick Knight saw his team's hopes of securing second place in Region 5-AAA take a blow. The Mustangs are 5-4 and 2-2 in...