Hilton Head Island High School breezed into the second round, but Beaufort High School was eliminated in the first round of the SCHSL Class 4A volleyball playoffs Thursday.
The top-seeded Seahawks easily defeated Marlboro County 3-0 (25-4, 25-8, 25-10) to advance to a second-round matchup against visiting Orangeburg-Wilkinson at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
The Eagles lost 3-0 (25-22, 25-11, 25-23) to St. James, bringing their season to an end. Hailey Lamar recorded four kills and two blocks, Caroline Malphrus had a team-high 16 digs, and Madison Gallion collected seven assists for Beaufort.
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