The Hilton Head Christian Academy girls golf team finished third among eight teams at the SCISAA state tournament Tuesday at Orangeburg Country Club, posting a team score of 199 in the nine-hole event.
Pinewood Prep won the team title by a wide margin with a 159, and Hammond School edged the Eagles for second with a 196.
Anna Lesemann Eddy earned all-state honors with a third-place finish, pacing the Eagles with a 40. Maddy Bauer shot 46, Jamie Hubbard posted a 54 and Jordan Foster rounded out Hilton Head Christian's lineup with a 59.
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Battery Creek: The Dolphins remained winless in Region 7-AAA, dropping matches to Lake Marion (25-19, 25-22) and Cane Bay (25-22, 25-23).
Nikki Hill had 15 kills and two blocks on the night for Battery Creek (8-15 overall, 0-9 region). Macala Barnard had 10 assists and seven aces, Sharea Walls and Samantha Colleran had five kills each, Vanessa Stanley had nine assists and Tina Kwok had 12 digs.
VARSITY GIRLS TENNIS
Bluffton 7, Battery Creek 0: The Bobcats coasted past their Region 7-AAA opponent. Battery Creek plays at Hilton Head High on Thursday.
Singles: No. 1 C. Lopez def. Stephanie Lee 6-0, 6-0; No. 2 A. Bierschenck def. Alex Mitchell 6-0, 6-0; No. 3 C. James def. Ayana Cobban 6-2, 6-3; No. 4 A. Rathke def. Kallie Brown 6-3, 6-2; No. 5 M. Wright def. Destinee Wilson 6-0, 6-1
Doubles: No. 1 James/Wright def. Lee/Mitchell 8-3; No. 2 A. Wilson/Bierschenck def. Brittany Sanders/Beatrice McDonald 6-0, 6-0
Beaufort Academy 5, Charleston Collegiate 4: The Eagles (3-6) dropped the top two singles matches but battled back for the win. Beaufort Academy plays at St. Andrew's today.
Singles: No. 1 Sierra Whaley (CC) def. Shelby Mixon 8-3; No. 2 Kyra Westerberg (CC) def. Hope Keane 8-7; Mary Catherine Carmody (BA) def. Savannah Odom 8-2; Natalie Simpkins (BA) def. Elizabeth Bolshakova 8-1; Brynna Ferry (BA) def. Sarah Crowder 8-3; Caroline Knight (CC) def. Katie Kindwall 8-4
Doubles: No. 1 Whaley/Westerberg (CC) def. Reilley Stokes/Mixon 8-3; No. 2 Carmody/Keane (BA) def. Odom/Bolshakova 8-7; No. 3 Abby Dalton/Kaley Turner (BA) def. Crowder/Knight 8-1
Hilton Head Prep 5, Ashley Hall 4: Hilton Head Prep finishes the regular season 9-2 overall and 8-1 in its region. The SCISAA playoffs begin next week.
Singles: No. 1 Narni Summerall (AH) def. Allie Burak 6-1, 6-0; No. 2 Cameron Kriscunas (HHP) def. Courtney Geiss 6-2, 6-2; No. 3 Shannon O'Brien (HHP) def. Margaret Legerton 6-4, 6-1; No. 4 Ellie Czura (HHP) def. Rossi Anastopoulo 6-0, 6-7 (7), 10-3; No. 5 Maggi Colket (HHP) def. Sallie Chamberlain 6-4, 6-4; No. 6 Katie Rankin (HHP) def. Morgan Schweers 7-6 (3), 6-3.
Doubles: No. 1 Summerall/Geiss (AH) def. Burak/Kriscunas 8-5; No. 2 Legerton/Anastopoulo (AH) def. O'Brien/Czura 8-3; No. 3 Chamberlain/Schweers (AH) def. Colket/Erica Larson 8-4.