Kacy Fields went off for a whopping 341 rushing yards and five touchdowns on Friday, powering Beaufort High to a 55-23 win at home over Bluffton.
For most of three quarters Friday night, the May River Sharks did everything they needed to do to beat the Beaufort Eagles for the second straight year except get into the end zone — something that wasn’t easy to do with two of the Lowco’s top defense on the prowl.
We have a tie at the top of the LowcoSports high school football pick ‘em contest standings after four weeks of games, but with the two lowest scores for each picker dropping off after Week 5, it’s still anyone’s season-long title to win.
There’s only one thing left to do before we put Week 3 of the high school football season in the memory bank, and we need your help. It’s time to pick the LowcoSports High School Football Player of the Week.
Before we get to what we gleaned from Week 3 of the high school football season, here’s one thing on which I am absolutely certain we can agree — give the rain a rest already, at least on Friday nights.
Bluffton swept the boys and girls team titles at the Beaufort County Cross Country Championships on Saturday, with Bobcats sophomore Earlon Baker winning the boys race and May River star Anya Arroyo blazing to a big win in the girls race.