We have full recaps on the way, along with video highlights and photo galleries, but here’s your first glance at the high school football action from around the Lowco in SCHSL Week 2 and SCISA Week 6.
SCHSL WEEK 2
Beaufort High 48, James Island 6: The Eagles made an impressive debut on their new home turf, routing the Trojans to set up a Region 7-4A showdown at May River next week.
May River 56, Bluffton 6: The Sharks ran over the Bobcats in the Hometown Showdown to improve to 2-0. May River faces Beaufort High at home next week.
Hanahan 34, Battery Creek 0: The Dolphins couldn’t get going in a tough road test against Art Craig’s Hawks.
Whale Branch 52, Military Magnet 0: The Warriors put together another strong effort on both sides of the ball and have outscored their first two opponents 85-0.
SCISA WEEK 6
Beaufort Academy 49, Hilton Head Prep 28: The Eagles pulled away in the second half to improve to 2-0 in region play.
Hilton Head Christian Academy 34, Pinewood Prep 14: The Eagles withstood a tough challenge from the Panthers but finished the job to remain unbeaten.
Thomas Heyward 28, John Paul II 18: The Rebels got another tough test on the road but closed out a pesky JPII squad for their fifth straight win.