Three area senior wrestlers have been selected to compete in the 2012 Best Western Ocean Sands North/South All-Star Classic held March 1-3 at North Myrtle Beach High School.
The Beaufort duo of Thyrik Legree and Maliek Maldonado have been selected to wrestle for the 4-A/1-A North squad, while Battery Creek's David Ratliff was selected for the 3-A/2-A South squad.
Legree is 50-8 for the year and ranked No. 3 at 182 pounds, while teammate Maldonado is 34-4 and ranked No. 1 at 220 pounds.
Ratliff is 42-0 and ranked No. 1 at 285 pounds. All three are state qualifiers this season. Maldonado and Ratliff are defending state champions in their weight classes.
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The 1-A/4-A North squad will wrestle the 3-A/2-A squad from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, March 2, and wrestling will resume at noon Saturday, March 3.
SEVEN AREA PLAYERS NAMED ALL-REGION 7-AAA
Seven area girls made the 10-player All-Region 7-AAA team, including Hilton Head Island High senior Sabrina Drammis, who walked away with the Player of the Year award.
The guard led the Seahawks in all three major categories and tied for first in assists at 2.2 per contest. She finished the 2011-2012 campaign averaging 15.5 points, 8.2 rebounds and 6.2 assists for the Seahawks.
Drammis was joined by two of her teammates -- freshman Lauryn Bush and senior Jamese Franklin. Other area players on the team are Bluffton senior Tibra Wheeler, Bluffton senior Jennifer Giles, Battery Creek sophomore Daisja Cannon and Bluffton senior Shakeria Kitty.