High School Sports

Prep Roundup, April 25: Hilton Head High boys pepper Cane Bay with 12 goals


Hilton Head High 12, Cane Bay 0: Blake Bishop found the back of the net five times Tuesday night as the Hilton Head Island High School boys soccer team pounded Region 7-AAA foe Cane Bay, 12-0, to remain undefeated in the region.

In addition to Bishop's five goals, the Seahawks (10-3 overall, 5-0 region) also had two other players with hat tricks -- Chip Tremarelli and Bennett Murphy each scored three times. Ruben Romero had Hilton Head High's other goal.

The Seahawks used three goalkeepers on the night -- Mike Ritterbeck, Brian Ludewig and Conner Goulet. Only one save was needed for the shutout.

The Seahawks host Battery Creek at 7 p.m. Friday in another region matchup.

Bluffton 2, Battery Creek 1: The Bobcats were able to hold off Battery Creek in a Region 7-AAA contest.

Battery Creek's only goal was scored by William Lopez off an assist from Alan Escobar. Miguel Mejia made 10 saves for the Dolphins (11-3-1 overall, 5-2 region), who play at Hilton Head High at 7 p.m. Friday.

Beaufort High 5, Wade Hampton 2: Beaufort High came alive after trailing 1-0 at halftime, as Arlen Ho and Christian Faale scored two goals apiece and David Seguine connected on a penalty kick to lift the Eagles.

Mack Stansell and Dalton Gay split time in goal for Beaufort High (5-6), which has a crucial Region 8-AAAA match at Summerville at 7 p.m. Friday.

JV: Bluffton 5, Battery Creek 0

Middle School: St. Peter's 4, Hilton Head Prep 3


Beaufort High 2, Wade Hampton 0: Allison Blake and Dolores Bell scored goals as the Eagles shut out Wade Hampton.

Jillian Damude had an assist, and goalie Carson Moore made two saves in the shutout for the Eagles (7-9), who host Summerville at 7 p.m. Thursday.


Bluffton 6, Hilton Head Island High 0: The Bobcats continued to roll through the competition in Region 7-AAA, sweeping past the Seahawks.

Bluffton (12-3 overall, 6-0 region) hosts Cane Bay at 5 p.m. Thursday as it continues its march to the playoffs. The Class 3-A playoffs begin May 3.

Singles: No. 1 Chris Davis def. Roman Batistelli 7-5, 6-3; No. 2 Richard Snyder def. Brody Ledbetter 6-0, 6-4; No. 3 Nate Calhoun def. Brad Malool 6-3, 1-6, 10-7; No. 4 Aaron Newland def. Steven DeVincentis 7-6, 6-2; No. 5 Matthew Bornstein over Ian Schenkel 6-4, 6-3

Doubles: No. 2 Diego Garcia/DJ Snyder def. M. McGarrity/Mick Ray 7-5, 3-6, 10-7


Hilton Head Prep 7, Porter-Gaud 5: Greg Warren tossed a complete-game four-hitter with four strikeouts, and Patrick Briody was 2 for 3 with three RBIs and two runs scored to help the Dolphins get back to .500 for the season.

John Sheehan was 2 for 3 with three runs, Marcus Hindall went 2 for 4 with a stolen base and two runs, and Randy Young was 1 for 3 with two RBIs for the Dolphins (8-8).

Hilton Head Prep plays at St. Andrew's at 4:30 p.m. Thursday.


Rocky Creek Sporting Clays: Led by Dalton Smith, Thomas Heyward Academy's sporting clays team brought home a first-place finish from a weekend event in Richburg.

Hilton Head Christian Academy also competed. The Eagles' Kerry Davis was the top varsity girl, scoring 87 out of 100.

The meet had more than 300 shooters from around the state, ranging in age from third grade to high school.

Thomas Heyward's squad of Smith, Matt Rountree and Brodie Etheridge won the Senior Varsity 1st Year Division with a combined score of 270 broken targets out of a possible 300 targets. Smith, the youngest on the squad, had the highest overall score for that division with a score of 95 out of a possible 100 targets.

The Rebels' sporting clays team, in its fourth season, is coached by Darin Crosby and Jeff Richardson. The team will participate in the S.C. Youth Shooting Foundation state championship May 5 at Backwoods Quail Club in Andrews.

Other competitors for Hilton Head Christian were: Drew Davis (86), Hunter Greenwell (71), Matt Crowe (73), James Bartholomew (71), Kelly Humes (71) and Shaun Poole (59).