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Prep Roundup, April 11: Bluffton boys bounce back with shutout of Beaufort High

sports@islandpacket.comApril 11, 2014 

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Bluffton 3, Beaufort High 0: Pablo Rios scored two goals, and Clay Torlina had another as the Bobcats rebounded from a 3-2 loss earlier this week against Fort Dorchester.

"It was night and day from Tuesday," Bluffton coach Josh Fox said. "They really bounced back and responded to everything we focused on this week."

"It was one of the best wins I've had as a coach in a few years," he added.

Goalkeeper Steven DiMaria earned the shutout, making nine saves for Bluffton (12-2 overall, 4-1 Region 8-AAAA), which hosts Chattahoochie (Ga.) at 11 a.m. Saturday.

Beaufort High (7-7-1 overall, 1-3 region) is off for spring break next week.

Hilton Head Christian 3, Beaufort Academy 2: John Ross Moise scored a pair of goals, and Taber Wood added another off an assist from Justin Rice to lead the Christian Academy to a region win.

Hilton Head Christian (3-4 overall, 1-2 region) plays again at 6 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist.


Beaufort Academy 4, Hilton Head Christian 3 (OT): Miranda Weslake scored on a penalty kick with about five minutes remaining in the second overtime session to lift Beaufort Academy.

Weslake had two goals in regulation. Amanda Kahn tied it for Beaufort Academy (8-1) with about 15 minutes to play in regulation.

Audrey Bensch scored twice and Alyssa Lane added another goal for Hilton Head Christian (7-3), which hosts Catholic Memorial (Wis.) at 4 p.m. Monday.

Beaufort Academy is off until an April 22 game against Hilton Head Prep.


Hilton Head Island High 7-13, Corbin (Ky.) 5-0: Andrew Dill had three doubles and drove in four runs, and he also got the win on the mound as Hilton Head pounded Corbin 13-0 in the second game of a doubleheader. John Good, Tommy Cooper and Matt Rozelle all had two hits for the Seahawks (11-4).

Michael Perez was 2 for 3 with an RBI, and Dill went 2 for 4 with an RBI in the Seahawks' 7-5 win in the first game. Garrett VonMinden got the win, and Troy Clifford earned his second save.

Hilton Head High hosts the Seahawk Classic next week, opening the tournament at 10 a.m. Monday against Langley, Va.

Thomas Heyward 8-6, Hilton Head Christian 4-5: Evan Duncan scored on Dylan Tillotson's sacrifice fly in the bottom of fifth to give the Rebels a 6-5 win and a sweep in a pair of five-inning games.

Michael Humbert got the win in one inning of relief in the second game. Connor Driscoll was 2 for 4 with a double and two RBIs for the Rebels (9-3).

Blake Bannon, Anthony Sanders and Seth Jones each went 1 for 2 with two runs scored in the Rebels' 8-4 win in the opener. Jason Quick was the winner, giving up one run in three innings.

Reese Dolyniuk went 2 for 3 with an RBI and a run scored for the Eagles in the opener. Dolyniuk, Luke Higgs and Hunter Greenwell each had two hits for HHCA (2-8) in the second game. David Graupner had two RBIs.

Thomas Heyward hosts Northwood Academy at 6 p.m. Monday. HHCA hosts Hilton Head Prep on Tuesday.

Hilton Head Prep 3, Porter-Gaud 1: Tyler Fox staked the Dolphins to an early lead with a two-run home run in the first inning, and starter Cem Caglayan struck out six over 5 2/3 innings to propel Hilton Head Prep.

Randy Young added two hits and scored a run for the Dolphins.

Hilton Head Prep (12-2, 7-1 SCISAA Region 2-AA) travels to Hilton Head Christian Academy on Tuesday.

Middle School: John Paul II 7, Patrick Henry 1


Ashley Ridge 6, Beaufort High 0: The Eagles gave up six runs on just four hits, thanks to four errors. Beaufort High tallied just two hits.

The Eagles (8-8, 3-4 Region 8-AAAA) struggled after issues with the team bus got them to the game two hours late.


Hilton Head Christian 8, Pinewood Prep 0: Hilton Head Christian picked up its first reigon win of the season, winning every match in straight sets.

The Eagles (1-3 overall, 1-2 region) will look to avenge an earlier loss when they face Hilton Head Prep at 4 p.m. Monday at Hilton Head Beach and Tennis.

Singles: No. 1 Hampton Drake def. Larry Wert 6-4, 6-4; No. 2 Ben Likins def. Avery Holoubek 6-0, 6-3; No. 3 Alex Likins def. Alex Bailey 6-0, 6-0; No. 4 Walker Wood def. Fernando Villanueva 6-1, 6-0; No. 5 Tate Lucci def. Gabriel Stoked 6-1, 6-2; No. 6 Charles Michael def. Canon McConnell 6-4, 7-5

Doubles: No. 1 B. Likins/A. Likins def. Wert/Holoubek 8-0; No. 2 Wood/Lucci def. Bailey/Villanueva 8-0

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