Opportunities in life don't come around very often. When Beaufort High alumnus Ryle Owens was given a chance to try to keep his hoops dreams going, he made the most of it. Now, he’s eying the NBA Draft.
The original Lowco Pod Squad is reunited, as JJ and Wes set sail to talk South Carolina Lowcountry sports without Carlo, who has shoved off for the summer but will return in the fall. Another week, another high-profile hire, as Hilton Head High picked its girls basketball coach. Wes has an interview with Beaufort Academy standout Dawson Coleman, who has accepted a spot on the South Carolina Gamecock football team, and JJ has a conversation with new Battery Creek football coach Terrance Ashe.
Dawson Coleman has been a constant presence in the Beaufort Academy athletics department since he was an eighth-grader. Now he is taking his versatile skill set to the South Carolina Gamecocks.
John Paul II softball outslugged Beaufort Academy 12-11 on Friday in what could be the last game of the season for both teams.
Holy Trinity girls soccer took control in the second half to claim a 5-1 win over visiting Beaufort Academy on Friday.
Beaufort Academy boys soccer picked up a shutout road win over Holy Trinity on Friday.
Thomas Heyward’s softball team has bashed its way through Beaufort this week, blanking Beaufort Academy 20-0 on Tuesday and beating Beaufort High 17-1 on Wednesday to sweep a home-and-home series with the Eagles.
Due to the rapid spread of the pandemic coronavirus, the Lowco Basketball Showcase will be postponed until a later date. The inaugural event had been scheduled for March 27-28 at Beaufort Academy.
Beaufort Academy’s boys opened the season with a tough 1-0 win at John Paul II on Tuesday.
John Paul II’s girls used an outstanding defensive effort to claim a 3-0 win over visiting Beaufort Academy on Tuesday.