Preston High came out firing in Sunday afternoon’s matchup against Seahawk Holiday Classic host Hilton Head High, as the team from West Virginia handed the host team a 56-30 defeat.
The Knights scored the first points of the game and maintained a steady lead throughout the first half. The scoring pressure from Preston remained constant throughout the second half, as the Knights increased their lead to 12 points at the end of the third quarter.
The Seahawks found themselves in foul trouble throughout much of the second half, which caused them to fall behind by as much as 26 points in the final minutes of the game.
Hilton Head High plays Southside at 9 a.m. Monday on the final day of the Seahawk Holiday Classic.
Photos and story by Brooke Simons
Brooke Simons is a student-athlete at Hilton Head Island High School and an aspiring journalist. She has a passion for photography and broadcasting.