A one-time dynasty rose again Saturday in Columbia, as Beaufort High’s boys claimed the Class 4A track & field championship – the 14th state championship in program history, but the first since 1990.
May River’s girls finished second and claimed two individual titles at the Class 3A track & field championships Saturday in Columbia.
Whale Branch qualified six individuals and five relay teams for the Class 2A track & field championships at the state qualifying meet Saturday in Columbia.
Four area schools competed in the Class 3A Lower State track & field qualifier Saturday at Battery Creek and sent numerous athletes through to the state meet.
Beaufort High and Hilton Head High had strong showings at the Class 4A track & field state qualifier Saturday at Sumter High School.
John Paul II’s track and field team competed in its first SCISA State Championships on Saturday at Porter-Gaud School in Charleston.
Beaufort High swept the team titles with an impressive performance at the Region 8-4A track & field meet Wednesday.
USCB’s women repeated as champions and the Sand Shark men finished second at the Sun Conference Track & Field Championships on Sunday.
Seven Hilton Head High student-athletes signed letters of intent Wednesday to compete at the next level.
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.