Three area teams and two local players earned preseason recognition from the South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association on Wednesday.
Area high school football statistical leaders through Week 11:
True confession: Every time I sit down to write this column I end up doing a horrible impersonation of Aaron Neville. Sometimes just in my head, sometimes out loud.
I’Kiem Jefferson scored three touchdowns and Hunter Eldridge threw three TD passes to lead Bluffton to a 50-22 win at Ridgeland-Hardeeville on Friday.
Hard to believe, but here we are – the final week of the regular season. Surprisingly, only a couple of this week’s matchups carry major playoff implications, and only one of those is a winner-gets-in, loser-stays-home showdown (sort of … it’s complicated).
Area high school football statistical leaders through Week 10:
As the game time temperature drops (we’re looking at a “brisk” 70 degrees at kickoff tonight) the pressure rises under the Friday night lights.
With another stacked ballot of nominees for the Week 9 RBC Heritage High School Football Player of the Week, three players separated from the pack.
Week 9 was a tough one for a few area teams’ region title hopes, and it delivered another heart-breaking loss for Hilton Head Island High School.
Battery Creek High School picked up a huge region win Friday, going on the road to beat Ridgeland-Hardeeville 44-18.