In a matchup of undefeated teams in SCISA Region 4, Hilton Head Prep boys basketball sucked the drama out of Beaufort Academy’s gym early and held the Eagles at bay the rest of the way for an impressive 63-43 road win Friday.
After being frustrated by Hilton Head Prep’s defensive intensity for a half, Beaufort Academy girls basketball rallied from a 12-point halftime deficit and Mike’Ala Washington converted an and-1 with 2.3 seconds left to lift the Eagles to a thrilling 43-41 home win over the Dolphins in a key SCISA Region 4 matchup.
They may have taken nearly a month off from in-game action, but the John Paul II Golden Warriors are off and running in region play. Mark Knight poured in 23 points, and the Golden Warriors held off Isaiah Anderson and Hilton Head Christian Academy on Friday for a 48-38 road win to stay unbeaten in SCISA Region 4-2A.
The Cage was riled up at the end of one quarter Tuesday night at Hilton Head Christian Academy, but it was only a matter of time before Hilton Head Prep’s talent-laden boys basketball team quieted the home crowd and cruised to a 61-26 win.
Hilton Head Prep’s girls basketball team caused its share of havoc on defense Tuesday night, but Hilton Head Christian Academy was even better at the defensive end and Skylar Smith scored 11 of her game-high 14 points to help the Eagles pull away for a 44-27 home win over their archrival.