The Lowco Pod Squad is back on the air talking local sports in the South Carolina Lowcountry. Justin Jarrett, Wes Kerr, and Carlo Perruzza get you caught up on the latest sports news, and new Hilton Head High basketball standout Will McCracken stops by for an interview. Then, Wes catches up with Spring Island Club director of golf Billy Sampson ahead of his annual golf marathon to benefit Folds of Honor. #GoLOWCO 💙💚🌴💚💙
Justin Jarrett and Wes Kerr take a break from talking high school football to catch up with new USCB baseball coach Ted Falkner and H2BBall founder Rob Benson. #GoLOWCO 💙💚🌴💚💙
Justin Jarrett, Wes Kerr and Carlo Perruzza kick off a new season of the only local sports podcast in the Lowco. Carlo shares his experience covering Michael Vick's appearance at the Kuntry Kids Foundation's Southern Atlantic Gridiron Football Combine in Hardeeville as well as his perceptions from local SCISA football practices. SCISA Director of Athletics Mike Fanning joins Justin and Wes for an in-depth interview looking into the state's private schools returning to fall sports, and former Hilton Head High hoops star Jacob Coltrane stops by to chat about his new job — the head girls basketball coach at Class 5A Chapin High ... at age 24. Hear all that and more on this week's edition of the Lowdown!
The actual sports news is picking up, with headlines from the basketball, wrestling, and golf world worthy of discussion, and the start of (private) high school football less than two weeks away. The Lowco Pod Squad of Justin Jarrett and Wes Kerr gets you up to speed on the biggest news of the week and highlights a trio of standout Lowco athletes in interviews with May River football star Ahmad Green and former Ridgeland-Hardeeville hoops stars Rashamel and Devin Butler.
The COVID-19 pandemic has already cast a cloud over the start of fall sports in the Lowcountry. Now, a marquee winter event is gone, too. The Seahawk Holiday Classic, Hilton Head Island High School’s annual prep hoops tournament, has been cancelled for the 2020-21 season.
Beaufort-based sports journalist Andrew Lawrence joins the Lowco Pod Squad of Justin Jarrett and Wes Kerr to discuss sports news from the South Carolina Lowcountry and beyond. The crew talks about the latest news regarding the return to high school sports in South Carolina and discusses how the MLB, NBA, and other professional sports leagues are faring in their return to play. Andrew talks about the journey that brought him to Beaufort, his time at Sports Illustrated and his gig as a sports columnist for the Guardian UK, as well as stories he has written on local sports figures such as CJ Cummings and Ron Parker.
Start your weekend with a snapshot of sports in the Lowcountry and beyond viewed through the prism of an ongoing pandemic. The Lowco Pod Squad of Justin Jarrett and Wes Kerr is joined by guest co-host Sean Rochester to discuss the Lowco hoops scene, the NBA "bubble," and the prospect of returning to high school sports — or not — this fall. Wes also has an interview with legendary Davidson College men's basketball coach Bob McKillop, so hoop heads will not want to miss this episode.
The Bluffton Bulls 14U boys basketball team won its pool at Big Shots Nationals over the weekend in Rock Hill.
The LowcoSports editorial staff crunched the numbers and consulted with area coaches to compile a list of the top 30 high school girls basketball players in Beaufort and Jasper counties last season, and they make up the 2019-20 All-Lowco Girls Basketball Team presented by H2 Basketball.
The LowcoSports editorial staff crunched the numbers and consulted with area coaches to compile a list of the top 30 high school boys basketball players in Beaufort and Jasper counties last season, and they make up the 2019-20 All-Lowco Boys Basketball Team presented by H2 Basketball.