High School Sports

High School Roundup, Sept. 24: Bluffton swimmers win region meet


Region 8-AAA meet: The Bluffton swim teams swept the Region 8-AAAA swimming meet Saturday at the Beaufort Indoor Pool.

On the boys side, Jake Minasi (100 back, 100 butterfly, 200 free relay, 200 medley relay) was a part of four wins, and Andrew Faciszewski (100 free, 200 free, 200 free relay) was a part of threeon the way to a 121-62 win over second-place Ft. Dorchester. Beaufort High was fourth with 14 points.

On the girls side, Danielle Faciszewski (200 free, 500 free, 200 free relay, 400 free relay) was a part of four wins, and Ashleigh Pangilinan (100 free, 200 free relay, 400 free relay) took part in three as the Bobcats beat Ashley Ridge, 113-63. Beaufort High was fourth with 25 points.

Region 8-AAAA Swim Meet


Team scores

Bluffton 121, Ft. Dorchester 62, Ashley Ridge 57, Summerville 48, Beaufort High 14

Individual winners

50 freestyle: Dalton Delp, Ashley Ridge, 23.29

100 freestyle: Carson Davis, Summerville, 49.40

200 freestyle: Andrew Faciszewski, Bluffton, 1:48.07

500 freestyle: Andrew Faciszewski, Bluffton, 4:46.59

100 backstroke: Jake Minasi, Bluffton, 54.77

100 breaststroke: Jeremiah Bohon, Ashley Ridge, 1:01.29

100 butterfly: Jake Minasi, Bluffton, 54.81

200 individual medley: Jeremiah Bohon, Ashley Ridge, 2:00.29

200 freestyle relay: Ashley Ridge (Jeremiah Bohon, Ethan Brown, Sean Kamperman, Dalton Delp), 1:34.85

400 freestyle relay: Bluffton (Jake Minasi, Sebastian Bedon, Drew O'Brien, Andrew Faciszewski), 3:26.44

200 medley relay: Bluffton (Jake Minasi, John Evans, Sebastian Bedon, David Funk), 1:45.61


Team scores

Bluffton 113, Ashley Ridge 63, Ft. Dorchester 63, Summerville 38, Beaufort High 25

Individual winners

50 freestyle: Madison Wall, Bluffton, 26.44

100 freestyle: Ashleigh Pangilinan, Bluffton, 56.22

200 freestyle: Danielle Faciszewski, Bluffton, 2:01.54

500 freestyle: Danielle Faciszewski, Bluffton, 5:26.45

100 backstroke: Charlie Hancock, Bluffton, 1:05.65

100 breaststroke: Micah Bohon, Ashley Ridge, 1:09.52

100 butterfly: Alex Seale, Ashley Ridge, 1:03.56

200 individual medley: Micah Bohon, Ashley Ridge 2:12.76

200 freestyle relay: Bluffton (Ashleigh Pangilinan, Danielle Faciszewski, Charlie Hancock, Madison Wall), 1:46.77

400 freestyle relay: Bluffton (Ashleigh Pangilinan, Danielle Faciszewski, Alexandria Shaw, Madison Wall), 3:54.61

200 medley relay: Ashley Ridge (Alex Seale, Micah Bohon, Graci Hill, Sydney Lessard), 1:58.93

Beaufort Academy: The Eagles boys 200 freestyle relay team of Finn Koppernaes, Charles Sanford, Grant Hetherington and Preston Suber won its event at the First Baptist Invitational on Saturday in Charleston. The boys team finished third; Porter-Gaud finished first. The girls team was fifth; First Baptist won.

Numerous Eagles qualified for the state meet -- Caroline Avera (100 free), Kate Gray (100 free), Madeleine Gray (50 free, 200 free), Casey Kahn (100 fly, 200 free, 100 free), Laura Roddey (100 free, 100 fly, 200 IM), Lawton Hopper (50 free), Ben Hetherington (50 free), Grant Hetherington (200 free, 500 free, 100 fly), Jock Joyce (100 free), Drummond Koppernaes (200 free), Finn Koppernaes (200 IM), John Mathai (50 free), Jackson Miller (100 breast), Dan Oelschlager (200 IM), Charles Sanford (100 breast, 200 IM), Preston Suber (100 breast, 200 IM, 500 free).

In Thursday's meet against Bluffton, school records were set by Gray in the 200 freestyle and Grant Hetherington in the 500 freestyle.


Bluffton 173, Hilton Head Island 199, Beaufort High 225, Battery Creek 282 (Wednesday): Bluffton's Kasidy Beckel was the medalist with a 38 at Dolphin Head.