Nick Bass threw a complete game and Jeffrey Hodge drove in two runs as May River clinched the Region 8-3A title with a 4-3 win over visiting Wade Hampton on Wednesday.
The May River boys saw their breakthrough season come to a close with a 21-10 loss to Academic Magnet in the first round of the Class 4A playoffs Tuesday.
Hilton Head High’s girls gave coach Katie O’Sullivan her first postseason victory with a 17-3 rout of visiting May River in the first round of the Class 4A playoffs Tuesday.
Mikey Chappelear tied a school record with six goals as May River’s boys ran their winning streak to 14 games with a 10-1 rout of Battery Creek.
May River’s boys used the quality depth at the bottom of their lineup to clinch a 4-2 win over St. Andrew’s on Tuesday.
May River reduced its magic number to clinch the Region 8-3A title to one game with a 5-4 comeback win at Wade Hampton on Monday.
Hilton Head High’s Charlie Farrell and Derek Bunce posted top-five finishes and May River finished fifth among 22 teams at the Aynor Blue Jacket Invitational over the weekend.
Hilton Head High’s boys highlighted the local contingent with a fourth-place team finish at the prestigious Bojangles Track Classic in Columbia over the weekend.
May River’s boys ran their winning streak to 13 games with a 5-3 victory over Class 2A power Academic Magnet on Saturday.
The S.C. High School League lacrosse playoff brackets are set, and two boys teams and three girls teams from the area will begin their quest for a state title Tuesday.