High School Sports

McDowell blog: Keys to victory for Bobcats, Seahawks

There were no surprises in Region 7-AAA’s opening week. Bluffton took care of business at home against Lake Marion, Berkeley did the same against Hilton Head High, and Cane Bay notched the only road win with a blowout of Battery Creek.

And let’s face it: None of those picks were difficult. This week, however, gives us some intriguing matchups, especially in the road trips for Bluffton and Hilton Head High.

The two teams are headed in opposite directions this year. It’s been a breakthrough year for the Bobcats, while the Seahawks’ inexperience has forced them into a rebuilding year.

But each team can do some major damage toward achieving its season goals with wins Friday night. Here are three keys to victory for each.

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