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Prep Roundup, Oct. 8: Hilton Head Prep tennis team wraps up perfect regular season

sports@islandpacket.comOctober 9, 2013 


Hilton Head Prep 9, Hilton Head Christian 0: Hilton Head Prep claimed six singles matches and three in doubles to sweep to its 25th consecutive team victory.

Hilton Head Prep finishes up the regular season at 11-0 overall and 8-0 in the region.

Both teams next await SCISAA playoff assignments.

Singles: No. 1 Sydnee Wheeler (HHP) def. Madison Dillon 7-6, 4-6, 10-6; No. 2 Ellie Czura (HHP) def. Catherine Campbell 6-1, 6-1; No. 3 Ellie Zimmerman (HHP) def. Monica Bundy 6-0, 6-0; No. 4 Taylor Childress (HHP) def. Kate Bennett 6-0, 6-0; No. 5 Katie Rankin (HHP) def. Meredith Inglis 6-2, 6-2; No. 6 Samantha Kriney (HHP) def. Grace Berrigan 4-6, 6-4, 10-6

Doubles: No. 1 Wheeler/Czura (HHP) def. Dillon/Campbell 6-2; No. 2 Zimmermann/Childress (HHP) def. Bennett/Bundy 8-0; No. 3 Rankin/Kriney (HHP) def. Maddy Bauer/Linsey Lane 6-4

Bluffton 4, Ashley Ridge 2: The Bobcats lead the Region 8-AAA pack after their 4-2 road win.

Bluffton (6-4 overall, 4-1 region) next travels to Colleton County on Thursday.

Singles: No. 1 B. Lawrence (AR) def. Taylor Soop 2-6, 4-6; No. 2 Justine Wilson (B) def. F. Lawrence 3-6, 6-0, 10-6; No. 3 L. Smith (AR) def. Cooper Baxter 6-3, 6-3; No. 4 Anna Rathke (B) def. M. Illsley 6-1, 6-3; No. 5 Angie Castrillon (B) def. J. Alwson 6-4, 6-1

Doubles: No. 2 Lauren Biershenk/Moriel Williams (B) def. N. Blatner/A. Brimm 6-3, 6-4

Beaufort High 5, Fort Dorchester 1: The Eagles breezed to a win over Fort Dorchester in a Region 8-AAAA matchup. The only loss came at No. 1 singles, where Zoe Brais dropped a tough three-setter to Monai Mitchell.

Beaufort High improves to 5-8 overall and 4-2 in the region.

Singles: No. 1 Monai Mitchell (FD) def. Zoe Brais 2-6, 7-6, 10-6; No. 2 Austin Stoddard (BHS) def. Temperance Sanders 6-2, 6-3; No. 3 Morgan Morrissey (BHS) def. Taylor Rodgers 6-2, 6-2; No. 4 Anna Smith (BHS) def. Alexis Hoffman 6-0, 6-0; No. 5 Marah Aulabaugh (BHS) def. Cynthia Zhang 6-3, 6-4

Doubles: No. 2 Lexi Aulabaugh/Elise Marshall (BHS) def. Marti Mitchell/Bailey Thompson 6-2, 6-1

Hilton Head High 6, Orangeburg-Wilkinson 0: The Seahawks cruised to the easy home win, sweeping all six matches by identical 6-0, 6-0 scores.

The Seahawks (9-3, 6-0 region) next host a Pink Out tournament on Saturday and Sunday.

Singles: No. 1 Jenn Oliver (H) def. Danielle Buford 6-0, 6-0; No. 2 Kate Cram (H) def. Ashley Sith 6-0, 6-0; No. 3 Sarah Wood (H) def. Kia Jones 6-0, 6-0; No. 4 Holly Kerr (H) def. Alana Smalls 6-0, 6-0; No. 5 Nicole Diaz (H) def. Alshanee Stewart 6-0, 6-0

Doubles: No. 2 Sara Warner/Kelly Mianowski (H) def. Smalls/Amanda Glover 6-0, 6-0


Thomas Heyward Academy 3, St. Andrew's 0: The Thomas Heyward Academy volleyball team clinched the SCISAA Region 1-AA title Tuesday night with a 3-0 win over St. Andrew's, 25-19, 25-16, 25-14.

Victoria Quick led the way for the Rebels, racking up 13 kills, six aces and 33 digs. Haylee Wade was 16 for 16 serving with five aces and 14 digs. Sydney Glassberg went 18 for 19 on serves with seven aces and seven digs. Hailey Malphrus added 10 digs and nine assists, Jamie Davis had 11 assists, and Bethany Dell had six digs.

Thomas Heyward (8-7 overall, 6-1 region) plays at 5 p.m. Thursday at Beaufort Academy.

First Baptist 3, Hilton Head Christian 0: The Eagles were swept in Charleston, losing to First Baptist 25-13, 25-18, 25-15

Stevie DeSimone had 15 kills and two aces, Andy Anderson had 28 digs and two aces, and Hannah Reynolds set for 36 assists. Kerry Davis added six kills, and Logan Cherry and Amber Hubbard had four kills apiece.

Hilton Head Christian (10-11) begins a busy stretch of its schedule Thursday, hosting Northwood Academy at 5 p.m. The Eagles also host matches Friday and Monday.

Middle School: St. Francis 2, Sea Pines Montessori 1 (21-25, 25-17, 15-9)

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