Battery Creek 2, Wade Hampton 0: Bre Jackson had a team-high five kills, and Sara Anderson added three kills and three aces to lead the Dolphins to a non-region victory, 25-18, 25-21.
Courtney Lane had a team-high four aces, and Tina Kwok led the team with six digs. Macala Barnard had eight assists and an ace.
Battery Creek (6-13) hosts Beaufort Academy at 5 p.m. today.
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Bluffton 6, Berkeley 1: The Bobcats opened region play with an easy victory, though three of the five singles matches were close contests that went to third-set tiebreakers. Bluffton (6-1, 1-0 Region 7-AAA) plays at Hilton Head High at 4 p.m. today.
Singles: No. 1 Charlotte Loper (Bluff.) def. K. Farmer 4-6, 7-6, 10-5; No. 2 Samantha Brophy (Bluff.) def. A. Huxford 6-3, 6-1; No. 3 Taylor Soop (Bluff.) def. E. Huxford 7-5, 2-6, 10-8; No. 4 Justine Wilson (Bluff.) def. C. Lamprecht 6-4, 6-2; No. 5 J. Funk (Berk.) def. Ashley Bierschenk 6-4, 5-7, 11-9.
Doubles: No. 1 Angie Castrillon/Lauren Bierschenk (Bluff.) def. C. Tedder/E. Allen 8-1; No. 2 Wilson/Cooper Baxter (Bluff.) def. A.Huxford/P.Washington 8-6
VARSITY CROSS COUNTRY
Battery Creek: The Dolphins boys ran in a 10-team meet hosted by Bishop England, and coach Tyrone Pierce was pleased to see his runners' times continue to improve. Erik Barbosa led the Dolphins with an 11th-place finish, running the 5K in 18 minutes, 52 seconds. Also running for Battery Creek were: Luis Castillo (21st, 19:47), Raheem Cooper (30th, 20:24), Michael Evans (36th, 20:48), Josh Williams (37th, 20:54), Jihad Muhammad (49th, 21:45), Willie Brown (63rd, 23:27), Wendell Roberson (80th, 25:22) and David Partridge (87th, 27:32).