We call them the Unsung Heroes presented by Candor USA, and here they are for Week 3:
Bluffton American stayed alive but Bluffton National was eliminated from the Dixie Youth Baseball O-Zone (11-12) State Tournament on Sunday at Oscar Frazier Park.
Bluffton American held off a late rally from Bluffton National to win the Dixie Youth Baseball District 8 AA Machine Pitch (7-8) title with a 10-7 victory Tuesday in Walterboro.
Beaufort’s Dade Stanley swept silver in the 81-kilogram weight class at the IWF Youth World Championships on Monday in Las Vegas.
Allan Stern, a former Beaufort County School Board member and the driving force behind the local volleyball scene for more than 20 years, died Friday after battling pneumonia. He was 84.
Bluffton’s girls snapped a four-game losing streak with a 54-46 win over visiting Oceanside Collegiate on Wednesday. Tatyana Aiken had 15 points, four assists, and four steals to lead the Bobcats, and Amber Massimo and Allayah Bryan added 11 points apiece. Bluffton (4-6) travels to Hilton Head High on Friday to open Region 7-4A play.
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John Paul II’s boys held on for a 63-54 win over Colleton Prep in the first round of the JPII Tournament on Wednesday.
Beaufort Academy’s girls opened their season with a 49-42 win over Colleton Prep on Wednesday in the first round of the John Paul II Tournament.
The Beaufort High School wrestling team opened its season at the Sandlapper Preseason Tournament in West Ashley on Saturday.