HSBB: Bobcat Classic Tips Off Thursday

Four area boys basketball teams will be among the six-team field for the Bobcat Classic, which tips off Thursday afternoon at Bluffton High School.

The tournament tips off at 4 p.m. Thursday with an intra-county matchup between Whale Branch and Battery Creek. The teams have split two meetings this season with each winning on the other’s home court.

Ridgeland-Hardeeville (7-0) takes the court for the second game, facing Piedmont (N.C.), while the host Bobcats (8-3) play the finale on day one, facing South Point (N.C.).

Bluffton has lost three of their last four games following a 7-0 start and went 1-2 at the Carolina Forest Panther Classic last week.

Whale Branch (5-5) lost its first two games at the Seahawk Holiday Classic last week before closing the tournament on a high note with a 44-36 win over Robertsdale (Ala.).

Battery Creek (4-7) has dropped three of its last four following a three-game win streak, though the three defeats have come by a combined 10 points.

BOBCAT CLASSIC

Thursday’s Games

Whale Branch vs. Battery Creek, 4 p.m.

Piedmont (N.C.) vs. Ridgeland-Hardeeville, 5:30 p.m.

Bluffton vs. South Point (N.C.), 7 p.m.

Friday’s Games

Battery Creek vs. South Point, 4 p.m.

Ridgeland-Hardeeville vs. Whale Branch, 5:30 p.m.

Bluffton vs. Piedmont, 7 p.m.

Saturday’s Games

Ridgeland-Hardeeville vs. South Point, 4 p.m.

Battery Creek vs. Piedmont, 5:30 p.m.

Bluffton vs. Whale Branch, 7 p.m.

All content at LowcoSports.com is free because Lowcountry sports fans deserve great sports coverage, but it takes a lot of time and effort to provide comprehensive local sports news. If you love what we're doing and want to help keep this content available to Lowcountry sports fans at no charge, please consider making a one-time donation or becoming a Patreon patron with a recurring contribution. Think of it as an optional subscription fee.

Leave a Reply