Hilton Head High and May River both stormed into the second round of the SCHSL Class 4A girls tennis playoffs with 6-0 wins Thursday.
LowcoSports.com's Justin Jarrett and Wes Kerr interview key players on the local sports scene each week in the Lowco Sitdown. An excerpt of these extended interviews airs on the LowcoSports Lowdown podcast, but you can hear the full interview with Hilton Head High tennis star Emily Ruckno here. Ruckno is the top player on the Seahawks' team and was the runner-up at the Class 5A/4A state singles tournament last year. She recently earned her first win a professional event.
Hilton Head High girls tennis wrapped up its regular season with a 6-0 sweep of Colleton County on Thursday, securing a runner-up finish in the Region 7-4A standings.
LowcoSports.com's Justin Jarrett and Wes Kerr get you up to speed on all the latest local sports news from around the South Carolina Lowcountry and interview key figures in the local sports scene each week on the LowcoSports Lowdown podcast. This week's guest is Hilton Head High tennis star Emily Ruckno, who recently earned her first professional win.
Hilton Head High girls tennis locked up the No. 2 playoff seed from Region 7-4A and a home playoff match with a 4-2 win over visiting James Island on Wednesday.
Hilton Head High girls tennis took over the No. 2 spot in Region 7-4A with a hard-fought 4-3 win at James Island on Tuesday.
Hilton Head High’s Emily Ruckno avenged a loss in last year’s state singles final, but it wasn’t enough for the Seahawks to knock off defending Class 4A champion Lucy Beckham, which secured the Region 7-4A title with a 4-2 win over the host Seahawks on Sunday.
Three area teams will begin their quests for a state title when the SCISA girls tennis playoffs start Tuesday.