Richland Two expects its athletic programs to be an asset to the academic mission of its schools. Athletics should be administered in harmony with the total school program. The district will seek to provide a variety of experiences to help in the development of positive attitudes and traits in students that will prepare them to become productive citizens in society. Teamwork, sportsmanship, sacrifice, respect for rules and authority, perseverance, cooperation, integrity, loyalty and the pursuit of excellence are just some of the attitudes and traits the district seeks to develop in student athletes.
Provide participants with quality facilities, equipment and coaching Provide participants with safe, quality transportation to all competitions Provide participants with athletic programs that are highly regarded as some of the best in South Carolina.
Athletics are an integral part of the total educational program Athletic participation is a privilege that comes with responsibilities Participation in athletics enhances student academic performance and school attendance Athletics teach students intangible traits necessary for productivity in our society Athletics make significant contributions to the growth and development of the individual student socially, physically and emotionally Athletic directors, coaches and athletic trainers are in a unique position to serve as role models for students and community
Over the years, numerous teams and students from Richland Two's high schools have won both region and state championships. In recent years, teams from the district have won the following state championships:
- Blythewood High School - Class 3A Football Championship; Class 4A Girls Lacrosse Championships (twice); Class 3A Boys Track Championship and Boys Class 4A Golf State Championship
- Spring Valley High School - 4A Girls Basketball State Championship (2009, 2011, 2017); 4A Boys Soccer Championship and 4A Boys Tennis Championship
- Ridge View High School - 4A Girls Track Championship; 4A Boys Basketball State Championship (2017, 2018, 2019)
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For more information, please contact Executive Director for Secondary Schools, Dr. Sabrina Suber 803.790.3031