High School Roundup, Sept. 12: Hilton Head Prep girls tennis team rolls on

sports@islandpacket.comSeptember 13, 2013 

A roundup of Thursday's high school athletic events featuring area teams:


Hilton Head Prep 8, Beaufort Academy 0: Hilton Head Prep's unbeaten streak stands at 19 after a sweep of Beaufort Academy. The Dolphins (5-0, 2-0) will play Ashley Hall of Charleston at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Sea Pines Racquet Club.

Singles: 1. Sydnee Wheeler (HHP) def. Kate Gray 6-0, 6-0; 2. Catie Meighan (HHP) def. Natalie Simkins 6-0, 6-0; 3. Taylor Childress (HHP) def. Brynna Ferry 6-0, 6-0; 4. Katie Rankin (HHP) def. Hope Gray 6-0, 6-0; 5. Samantha Kriney (HHP) def. Abby Dalton 6-0, 6-0; 6. Cori Leonard (HHP) def. Jayda Schepers 6-2, 6-2.

Doubles: 1. Wheeler/Rankin (HHP) def. H. Gray/Kathleen Simkins 8-0; 2. Ava Nixon/Charlotte Ruhlin(HHP) def Sarah Blocker/Lane Harrell 8-2.


Bluffton 160, Hilton Head Island 188, Beaufort High 248: The Bobcats, led by medalist Kylie Nizolek, who shot 33, won a tri-match at Dataw Island.

Bluffton: Kylie Nizolek 33, Kasidy Beckel 37, Kathryn Torne 42, Rachel Wohn 48, Molly Minasi 54.

Hilton Head Island: Meredith Wipper 39, Megan Weldy 48, Madeline Prince 49, Grace Harkins 52, Lois Anderson 53.

Beaufort High: Jordan Youngdahl 55, Shelby Blenco 59, Haley Sutcliffe 72, Lauren Wernusing 69, Erin Bergman 65.


St. Andrew's 3, Thomas Heyward 2: The Rebels fell 25-27, 25-21, 16-25, 25-22, 15-12.

Cheyenne Gray had nine kills and two blocks, while Shelby Vest tallied 14 kills, three blocks, an ace and 10 digs. Kristyn Guardino had 11 digs and was 11 for 11 on service.

Jamie Davis tallied 11 assists, while Sydney Glassberg was 25 for 25 on service with two aces, 13 digs, four kills and two assists. Elizabeth Bunton was 18 for 18 on serve with two aces.

The Rebels (3-5, 1-1 SCISAA 1-AA) host Bible Baptist at 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Middle School: St. Francis 2, Hilton Head Prep 1

Middle School: St. Francis B-team 2, Hilton Head Prep 0


Hilton Head Island meet: Hilton Head Island hosted a meet at the Island Rec Center. Here are the team scores:


Hilton Head Island 102, Hilton Head Christian 36

Bluffton 132, Hilton Head Christian 26

Bluffton 109, Hilton Head Island 57

Hilton Head Christian 62, Battery Creek 56

Hilton Head Island 107, Battery Creek 42

Bluffton 136, Battery Creek 29


Hilton Head Island 129, Hilton Head Christian 24

Bluffton 130, Hilton Head 25

Hilton Head Island 98, Bluffton 70

Hilton Head Christian 75, Battery Creek 37

Hilton Head Island 130, Battery Creek 19

Bluffton 134, Battery Creek 18

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