Hilton Head Island High School received top statewide honors for its athletic programs again in 2017-18, topping the S.C. Athletic Administrators Association’s Carlisle Cup standings for the eighth consecutive year.
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.
Battery Creek’s historic season came to an end with a 3-2 loss at Hanahan in the Class 3A Lower State final Friday.
Battery Creek softball standout Alexis Ortiz was named to the S.C. Coaches Association of Women’s Sports Class 3A All-State Team on Thursday.
Battery Creek won a second straight elimination game Wednesday, beating Gilbert 6-1 on the road to advance to the Class 3A Lower State championship.
Battery Creek stayed alive in the Class 3A Lower State tournament with a 2-1 win over visiting Aynor on Monday.
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.
Battery Creek couldn’t hold onto a late lead, as Gilbert scored two runs in the sixth inning Saturday to claim a 6-5 win in the first round of the Class 3A Lower State softball tournament.
Battery Creek claimed the Class 3A District 8 title with a dominant 11-0 win over Swansea on Wednesday.