VARSITY GIRLS SOCCER
Hilton Head Christian 4, Porter-Gaud 0: Audrey Bensch scored two goals, and Heather Oliver and Jessica Day scored one apiece to lift the Eagles to a convincing home win in their SCISAA Region 3-AAA opener.
Oliver put the Eagles ahead in the ninth minute, Bensch added to the lead in the 25th and 55th minutes, and Day capped the scoring in the 70th minute.
"It was really a strong effort from all players," Eagles coach Ben Gerdts said. "We had some impressive bench support up and down the board."
Gerdts praised Day for her role in leading coutnerattacks, Anna Bensch for coordinating a strong defensive effort and goalkeeper Ashley Donaldson for keeping the Cyclones off the board.
The Eagles improved to 1-0-1 overall and 1-0-0 in region play; they face another region opponent Tuesday, traveling to take on Ashley Hall at 4:30 p.m.
VARSITY BOYS SOCCER
Porter-Gaud 6, Hilton Head Christian 1: The Eagles had plenty of scoring opportunities but were unable to capitalize, dropping their SCISAA Region 3-AAA opener at home.
Josh Mousseau scored Hilton Head Christian's lone goal on a free kick from 25 yards out in the second half.
The Eagles (0-5 overall, 0-1 SCISAA Region 3-AAA) play host to Hilton Head High at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Northwood Academy 10, Hilton Head Prep 0: Northwood Academy pitcher Seth Graham struck out 11 Dolphins en route to the victory.
The game was filled with early season miscues, according to Prep coach Nathan Stevens.
Riley King started and took the loss for Prep, which plays Thomas Heyward Academy at 3 p.m. Saturday in Colleton Prep's tournament.
JV GIRLS SOCCER