By the time the holiday leftovers are gone, the high school hoops season will start cooking again. Teams from throughout the Lowco will be in action in holiday tournaments, including a couple on Lowco soil.
Lowco Boys Hoops Roundup – Tuesday, Dec. 6
Here’s a look at the boys high school basketball action from around the Lowco on Tuesday.
Lowco Girls Hoops Roundup – Tuesday, Dec. 6
Here’s a look at Tuesday’s girls basketball results from around the Lowco.
A lifelong dream realized for Beaufort superfan Jimmy Searson
It took 612 games and countless hours in the car, sometimes sniffling through a cold in the stands, but Jimmy Searson finally saw the Beaufort High School football game he so desperately wanted to witness. His beloved Beaufort Eagles are state champs.
LOWCO PERSPECTIVE: Overlooked (so far), Beaufort star Kacy Fields not done proving himself
The coaches who missed on Kacy Fields better hope they aren’t on the opposing sideline when they finally see it.
STATE CHAMPS! Beaufort Eagles make history with resilient win over Powdersville
Bryce Lybrand and the Beaufort Eagles never forgot the feeling of coming up short. From the moment his former mentor snatched the crown away in 2021, Lybrand’s mind was set on taking that last step. Twelve months, thirteen wins, and one masterpiece of a season later, the feeling at the final whistle was pure joy.
HSBB 2022: Lowco Hoops Roundup, Nov. 29-Dec. 1
While we were busy following the Beaufort Eagles all the way to the state championship as the high school football season wrapped up, high school basketball action across the Lowco started to heat up. Here’s a look at the hoops action around the area earlier this week.
FIRST LOOK: Beaufort claims Class 3A state title, ending 77-year drought
Kacy Fields dominated with 219 rushing yards and three touchdowns plus one more on a 93-yard kickoff return, Colton Phares added 198 yards on the ground with two scores, and the Eagles topped Powdersville 41-31 without attempting a pass at Benedict College on Thursday to capture the SCHSL 3A state championship and bring home Beaufort County’s first public school football state title since 1945.
LOWCO PERSPECTIVE: Eagles’ return trip to state a rarity for Lowco squads
If you’re new around here, the juggernaut Bryce Lybrand has built at Beaufort High might have you thinking it’s old hat for football teams from the Lowco to make the trek to Columbia (or Clemson, in different times) the week after Thanksgiving and try to bring home a state title. Not so much.
HSFB 2022: Resilient Eagles down Dillon, going back to state ‘to win it’
Kacy Fields led a stellar ground game with three rushing touchdowns, and the Eagles overcame a shaky start on the road Friday to vanquish Dillon 30-21 and advance to the SCHSL 3A state championship game.