Hilton Head Island High School finished fifth and Beaufort High School was eighth at the SCHSL Class 4A Lower State girls golf qualifier on Tuesday, sending both teams to next week’s state championship.
The Seahawks posted a team score of 381 and the Eagles shot 441 on the Hackler Course at Coastal Carolina University, claiming two of the eight team qualifying spots for next week’s state championship at Port Royal Plantation’s Barony Course.
St. James ran away with the team title with a score of 306, 51 shots ahead of runner-up Hartsville.
St. James 306, Hartsville 357, Myrtle Beach 363, Chapin 373, Hilton Head High 381, AC Flora 405, North Myrtle Beach 411, Beaufort High 441, Lugoff-Elgin 491, Cane Bay 544
Hilton Head High: Emma Hayward 91, Morgan Caramello 94, Megan Ferguson 95, McKenzie Bradley 101
Beaufort High: Izzy Stone 86, Caroline Baker 105, Kyleigh Tokar 120, Amelia McKnight 130