Hilton Head Christian Academy 3, Thomas Heyward Academy 2: The Eagles bested the Rebels in a 22-25, 25-13, 17-25, 25-22,16-14 shootout.
The Eagles (3-0) were led by libero Andy Anderson with 31 digs, eight kills and six aces and Hannah Reynolds with 31 assists and six kills. Stevie DeSimone added 37 kills and four blocks. Also contributing for the Eagles were Amber Hubbard (six blocks and five kills), Lilly Strickland (17 assists and four blocks) and Kerry Davis (six kills and three blocks).
For the Rebels (0-1), Victoria Quick led the way with 10 kills, five aces and 10 digs, while Hailey Malphrus had 10 assists. Shelby Vest had eight kills, three blocks, two aces and eight digs. Also contributing for Thomas Heyward were Jamie Davis (eight assists), Haylee Wade (six aces) and Krystin Guardino (15 for 15 on service, two aces and three digs).
The Rebels face Coastal Christian at 9 a.m. Saturday in the Warhawks Classic at Colleton Prep. The Eagles host Pinewood Prep at 5 p.m. Monday.