Brooks van Esselstyn was born a Maryland man. Now, he’s headed back to the lacrosse hotbed to show off his new skills. The May River sophomore was selected to the prestigious Under Armour Underclass Games this August, a tournament for the sport’s top high school talent in the country.
It wasn’t quite the “normal” signing ceremony, but Hilton Head High found a creative way to honor eight student-athletes who formalized their college commitments in a unique signing celebration Thursday.
The decision that went from unthinkable to inevitable over the course of the past month became official Wednesday morning — there will be no more high school sports in South Carolina this school year.
It was shaping up to be a big year for Whit Molloy. The Hilton Head High boys lacrosse star had his college search out of the way and was ready to shine in his final season as a Seahawk.
Photos from Hilton Head High's boys lacrosse win over Cusabo Club on Friday. The Seahawks won 14-8. Photos by Brooke Simons.
May River boys lacrosse could not close out the road win Friday, as the Sharks dropped a 9-8 heartbreaker to Waccamaw in double overtime.
Hilton Head High boys lacrosse won a wild shootout at May River on Wednesday, rallying in the fourth quarter for a 19-17 victory.
Bluffton boys lacrosse secured its first win of the season with a 14-4 region victory over visiting Beaufort High on Wednesday.
The May River lacrosse girls weren’t going to let a late lapse ruin their night. Instead, they rose to the occasion in overtime Wednesday to defeat host Hilton Head High 6-5.
Beaufort High boys lacrosse suffered a lopsided defeat to Savannah Christian on Tuesday, losing 19-1 at Savannah’s Daffin Park.