Prep Roundup, Sept. 7: Hilton Head High girls start tennis season with win over Beaufort

info@islandpacket.comSeptember 7, 2012 


Hilton Head Island High 4, Beaufort High 2: The Seahawks opened their season with a hard-fought victory over the Eagles. Three of the five singles matches went to a third-set tiebreaker.

Hilton Head High plays its first region match next Thursday at James Island. Beaufort travels to Hilton Head Christian on Tuesday.

Singles: No. 1 Brooke Busby (HHH) def. Charlotte Bellomy 6-1, 6-1; No. 2 Jennifer Oliver (HHH) def. Shaye McAulliffe 6-3, 4-6, 10-7; No. 3 Logan Danzell (HHH) def. Kelsey Butler 6-3, 6-0; No. 4 Kate Cram (HHH) def. Addie Everidge 6-1, 3-6, 10-7; No. 5 Zoe Brais (BHS) def. Emma Stanton 3-6, 6-4, 10-5

Doubles: No. 2 Katie Newell/Austin Stoddard (BHS) def. Nicole Diaz/Sara Wood 6-4, 1-6, 10-8

Beaufort Academy 6, Charleston Collegiate 3: The Eagles evened their season record at 1-1 and host Bluffton at 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Singles: 1. Hope Keane (BA) d. Savannah Odom 6-4, 6-0; 2. Mary Catherine Carmody (BA) d. Pinita Tovar 6-1, 6-0; 3. Natalie Simpkins (BA) d. Caroline Knight 6-1, 6-1; 4. Brenna Ferry (BA) d. Tatiana Roa 6-1, 6-1; 5. Katelin Eakin (CC) d. Lane Harrell 6-2, 6-2; 6. Sommers Cherry (BA) d. Trinih Laboard 6-4, 6-2.

Doubles: 1. Odom/Tovar (CC) d. Emma Everidge/Carolina Moss 8-1; 2. Knight/Rowe (CC) d. Simpkins/Cherry 8-6; 3. Ferry/Francis Stowe (BA) d. Laboard/Eakin 8-4.

JV: Hilton Head High 7, Beaufort High 3


Bluffton 169, Hilton Head Island High 179, Beaufort High 227: Bluffton's Kasidy Beckel and Brandi Hammonds shared medalist honors with 37s as the Bobcats won a tri-match at Dolphin Head.

Hilton Head Island High's Nathalie Lezcano was a shot off the leaders at 38.

Bluffton: Kasidy Beckel 37, Brandi Hammonds 37, Kylie Nizolek 42, Kathryn Thorne 53, Haley Trimmer 55.

Hilton Head Island High: Nathalie Lezcano 38, Meredith Langs 41, Meredith Wipper 42, Hunter Walston 58, Lois Anderson 60.

Beaufort High: Michelle Britton 42, Jordan Youngdahl 57, Shelby Russell 61, Jordie Promislow 67, Shelby Blencoe 70.


Beaufort High School's girls and Beaufort Academy's boys were the winners of a three-team meet Thursday night in Beaufort. Battery Creek finished third in both the boys and girls portions of the meet.

Beaufort Academy will be hosting a six-team invitational next Thursday at the Beaufort YMCA. Hilton Head Prep, Hilton Head Christian, Bluffton and Battery Creek are scheduled to compete in the event.


Thomas Heyward 3, Beaufort Academy 0: Chandler Cook had 11 kills and four aces, and Laynee Bryan added 10 kills as the Rebels put away the Eagles in three games, 25-8, 25-18, 25-22

Hailey Malphrus led Thomas Heyward (8-3) with 14 assists, and Taylor Ernestine set for 12 more.

The Rebels play again at 6 p.m. Monday at Hilton Head Christian Academy.

Colleton County 3, Battery Creek 0: Sara Anderson had five kills and three aces, and La'Schirrae Morrall had four blocks, but the Dolphins were swept by Colleton County, 25-11, 25-20, 25-21.

Tina Kwok added three kills, two aces and two digs, Aujena Mungin had three kills and two aces, and Tenielia Leak had three aces for Battery Creek (5-4).

Whale Branch 3, Beaufort High 1: The Warriors dropped the opening game, 25-14, but fought back to win the next three, 25-17, 25-14, 25-22.

Jamie Whalen had 13 kills and 19 points to lead the way for Whale Branch (10-2). Kenyada Moultrie added seven kills and 19 points, and Maddy Summerill had three kills and 19 points. Rietta Salters finished with two kills and 11 points, and Jasmine Roberts had four kills for the Warriors.

Porter-Gaud 3, Hilton Head Christian 0: The Eagles fell 25-7, 25-9, 25-7.

Hilton Head Christian (2-5) hosts Thomas Heyward at 5 p.m. Monday.

Ashley Hall 3, Hilton Head Prep 0: The Dolphins fell 25-15, 25-16, 25-13 despite strong play from Brooke Churchich, Abby Miles and Jill Brunori.

Hilton Head Prep (2-2) plays at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Northwood.

JV: Thomas Heyward 2, Beaufort Academy 0 (25-8, 25-19)

Middle School: Thomas Heyward 2, St. Francis 1 (25-19, 24-26, 15-13)

Middle School: Hilton Head Prep 2, St. Gregory 1 (23-25, 25-16, 17-15)


"B" Team: Ridgeland-Hardeeville 36, Beaufort High 20

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