Prep Roundup, March 23

March 24, 2011 


Hilton Head High 12, Berkeley 5: Michael Haven hit the first two home runs of his career to help the Seahawks hand Berkeley its first region loss of the season.

Haven hit a two-run blast in the third inning before adding a solo shot in the fifth inning. Adam Orischak was 3 for 5 with three RBIs, and Charlie Wilkins went 2 for 3.

Cameron Stoltz picked up his second win of the year on the mound. He lasted six innings, gave up two unearned runs on five hits and struck out six.

The Seahawks (7-4, 4-2 Region 7-AAA) host rival Bluffton High School at 7 p.m. Friday.

Cane Bay 9, Battery Creek 7: Ty Wilder hit a walkoff grand slam to give the Cobras a come-from-behind victory. The blast capped a six-run output in the bottom of the seventh.

Battery Creek, which led 7-3 in the seventh, got two hits apiece from Thomas Smith, Shane Goude, Shane Dixon and Joe Fields, who suffered the loss on the mound. Goude added two RBIs on two doubles, and Smith and Dixon had one RBI each. Mark Hetric also drove in a run with a hit.

Smith started on the mound for the Dolphins and pitched 6 1-3 innings, allowing five hits and five runs (four earned).

Battery Creek (4-6 overall, 2-3 Region 7-AAA) will look to even its region record on a trip to Lake Marion at 6 p.m. Friday.

Beaufort High 15, Colleton County 6: David Tilton was 3 for 5 with a double, triple and three RBIs to lead a potent Beaufort offense that racked up 18 hits.

Alex Silon was 3 for 3 with a double and two RBIs, and Kyle Dawson went 3 for 5 with a double and two runs scored. Beau Brown had two hits, including a double and two RBIs, while Luke Smith was 2 for 4 with a double.

Joel Fickes got the win, giving up no runs in 1 1-3 innings of relief. Mark Jones started and went 4 2-3 innings for the Eagles (9-2 overall, 2-0 Region 8-AAAA), who host Ashley Ridge at 6 p.m. Friday.

Delaware County (Pa.) Christian 17, Hilton Head Christian 9: The Eagles got home runs from Reese Dolyniuk and J.D. Reichel, but they came in a losing effort.

Dolyniuk finished 3 for 3 with two RBIs in addition to the home run. Luke Higgs, Andrew Halley and Alec Westmark added two hits each, and Halley drove in three runs.

Halley started on the mound and fired three hitless innings. Ryan Atwood took the loss in relief.

The Eagles (2-6) play at Pinewood Prep at 6 p.m. Friday.

Whale Branch 16, Bethune-Bowman 1 (4 inn.) (Mon.): Daniel Makowski fired a four-inning no-hitter to lead the Warriors to victory Monday night. He struck out seven.

He also extended his hitting streak to six games and drove in a run. Tyshawn Fields collected two hits and two RBIs.

The Warriors (6-2 overall, 5-1 Region 5-A) visit Bamberg-Ehrhardt on Friday at 6 p.m.


Bluffton 5, Effingham County 2: The Bobcats improved to 4-2 on the year in their final match before next week's spring break. They return to action on April 5 against Berkeley.

Singles: No. 1 Spencer Sasko (B) def. Craig 6-2, 6-1; No. 2 Merritt (E) def. Chris Davis 6-1, 2-6, 6-2; No. 3 Richard Snyder (B) def. Arrington 6-0, 6-3; No. 4 Davis Rosenblum (B) def. Jones 6-2, 6-0; No. 5 Aaron Newland (B) def. Lee 6-2, 6-0.

Doubles: No. 1 Nixon/Smith (E) def. Brantley Groshon/Nicky Ta 6-7, 6-1, 6-2; No. 2 Diego Garcia/Nate Calhoun (B) def. Gnann/Reto 6-1, 7-5.


Bluffton 14, Lake Marion 1 (5 inn.): The Bobcats remained undefeated behind multi-hit performances from four players.

Melissa Peebles went 2 for 3 with four runs, three RBIs, two triples and a walk; Mikyla Houghlan was 2 for 3 with two runs and three RBIs; and Courtney Smith and Taylor Lammy also collected two hits.

Smith earned the victory with three innings pitched. She struck out all nine batters she faced. Houghlan finished off the final two innings in relief for Bluffton (7-0, 5-0 Region 7-AAA).

Cane Bay 16, Battery Creek 1 (5 inn.): Autumn Gravel and Emily Webb each doubled for the Dolphins, but they were the team's lone two hits in the lopsided loss. Webb also drove in a run.

Tori Hill threw a complete game and struck out two. The Dolphins made eight errors in the game, but coach Dee Matthews called the team's defensive effort an improvement compared to last week.

Battery Creek (1-6 overall, 0-4 Region 7-AAA) visits Lake Marion on Friday in search of its first region win.

Hardeeville 19, Allendale-Fairfax 15: The Hurricanes improved to 4-2 in Region 5-A in the slugfest.

Candice Life led the offensive-powered Hurricanes with a three-run home run. Ty'Lasha Rivers drove in three runs with two doubles, and Ty'Dasha Rivers was a home run shy of the cycle. Ny'Jae Bentley also had two hits for the Hurricanes, who travel to Estill on Friday.

Beaufort High 8, Colleton County 6: The Eagles won their Region 8-AAAA opener in a nail-biter at home. Jenny Mullins pitched a complete game and struck out five for her fourth win of the year.

Michelle Brown led the offense with four hits. Natalie Moore had two hits, and Sara Crawford and Mari Cook had one hit and two RBIs each. Ariel Promislow drove in two runs with a double in the sixth inning to give the Eagles a three-run cushion.

The Eagles (8-4) travel to Ashley Ridge at 7 p.m. Friday.


Beaufort High meet: The Eagles hosted a tri-meet with Battery Creek and Hardeeville visiting.

Boys -- Long jump: T. Aiken (Beau.), triple jump: T. Aiken (Beau.), high jump: Justice Oliver (BC), pole vault: P. Curtis (Beau.), shotput: D. Broussard (Beau.), discus: Deandre Jefferson-Fields (Beau.), 3,200 relay: Beaufort High, 4x400: Beaufort High, 110 hurdles: H. Jenkins (Beau.), 100 dash: Aaron Grant (H), 1,600 meter: E. Barbosa (BC), 400 meter: D'Vonta Cohen (Beau.), 400 hurdles: H. Jenkins (Beau.), 800 meter: A. Smalls (Beau.), 200 dash: T. Aiken (Beau.), 3,200 meter: Rhakeem Brown (BC), 1,600 relay: Beaufort High.

Girls -- Long jump: V. Holmes (Beau.), triple jump: T. Robinson (Beau.), high jump: A. Russell, E. Watson, L. Glover (Beau.), pole vault: V. Major (Beau.), shot put: Deja Jackson (Beau.), discus: Deja Jackson (Beau.), 3,200 relay: Beaufort High, 4x400: Beaufort High, 110 hurdles: A. Neal (Beau.), 100 dash: J. Vaughn (Beau.), 1,600 meter: B. Smith (Beau.), 400 meter: V. Holmes (Beau.), 400 hurdles: A. Neal (Beau.), 800 meter: K. Screen (Beau.), 200 dash: D. Cannon (BC), 1,600 relay: Beaufort High.



  • Hilton Head Middle 57.5, Whale Branch Middle 36, Beaufort Middle 32.5


  • Whale Branch Middle 51, Beaufort Middle 41, Hilton Head Middle 34

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