Nearly three dozen swimmers from two local clubs competed in the South Carolina Short Course State Championships last weekend in Greenville.
The Region 8-4A All-Region teams for all fall sports except football were released Thursday, with Beaufort High School and Hilton Head Island High School coaches and athletes earning numerous awards.
The May River High School girls won two relay titles and finished second at the SCHSL Class 3A State Swimming Championships on Saturday in Columbia.
The Hilton Head Island High School boys finished fourth and the girls placed eighth at the SCHSL Class 4A State Swimming Championships on Saturday in Columbia.
Hilton Head Christian Academy’s girls finished second and the boys finished fifth Saturday at the SCISA Class 2A-1A State Swimming Championships in Augusta.
The May River High School girls swim team swept county rivals Bluffton High School and Beaufort High School in a double-dual meet Wednesday.
Hilton Head Aquatics began its 2017-18 USA Swimming season with a home meet over the weekend, hosting three other clubs for the Season Kick-Off Meet at Island Rec Center.
Hilton Head Island High School’s boys and May River High School’s girls came out on top of a six-team dual meet between area swim teams Thursday at the Bluffton Indoor Pool.
The Hilton Head Christian Academy swim team kicked off its 2017 season with a strong showing at the Palmetto Christian Invitational in Mount Pleasant on Saturday. Both the boys and girls teams placed 4th overall out of 12 teams, with the girls team finishing 1st in the SCISA Class 2A division and boys 2nd in SCISA Class 2A.
It’s Monday morning and time for the Lowco Lowdown, a quick snapshot of what happened in local sports last week and what to expect in the week ahead.