Bluffton’s boys overcame a slow start to rally for a 45-37 road win over rival Hilton Head High on Friday.
Donovan Raines scored a game-high 23 points to lead the Bobcats, who trailed 12-2 after one quarter but rallied to take a 19-18 halftime lead and pulled away in the second half.
Gaston Moore had 13 points and seven rebounds to lead the Seahawks, and Davis Molloy added 10 points in his second game since returning from injury.
Bluffton reserve point guard Jayden Chance suffered a broken leg in the first half.
Photos by Mary Beth Lyons
The Bobcats (10-4, 1-0) travel to Swansea for a non-region game Wednesday. The Seahawks (5-12, 0-1) host Richmond Hill (Ga.) for a non-region matchup Tuesday.