High School Sports

Prep Roundup, March 27: Jaguars' Sotelo hurts knee in win over Hilton Head Prep


Ridgeland-Hardeeville 3, Hilton Head Prep 2: Ridgeland-Hardeeville's Martin Sotelo scored two goals, but the sophomore standout suffered a severe knee injury while scoring his second goal of the night.

Ryan Henderson and Archer Brooks scored goals for Hilton Head Prep, and Will Peterkin had an assist. Zen Wiggins made four saves in goal for the Dolphins (4-4), who play at Beaufort Academy at 6 p.m. Thursday.

Hilton Head Island High 4, Berkeley 0: Chip Tremarelli scored three goals, and Eduardo Quevedo had the other as the Seahawks maintained their top spot in Region 8-AAA.

Eliot MacPherson added an assist, and goalie Conner Goulet made five saves in the road win at Berkeley (0-4 region).

Hilton Head High (9-2 overall, 4-1 region) hosts Parkview of Atlanta on Friday. The girls play at 5:30 p.m. with the boys to follow around 7.

Beaufort High 9, Colleton County 0: Goalkeeper Brooks Wilson made four saves as Beaufort High notched a shutout at home.

Josh Vellucci scored twice for Beaufort High to push his team-leading total to 16 on the season. Augustine Ruiz also scored twice, while singles goals came from Shelton Avera, Prescott Hendrick, Christian Campbell, Brandon Rodriguez and Hector Garcia-Lopez.

Beaufort High (7-1, 3-1) plays Thursday at James Island.


Hilton Head Christian 6, St. Andrew's 0: Lexi Lainhart and Audrey Bensch each scored two goals to lead the Eagles to victory.

Hannah Reynolds and Allison Meeder added one goal apiece, andKellee Vest and Abigail Bensch each had an assist for Hilton Head Christian (9-3).

Meaghan Gillis had two saves in goal for the Eagles, who host Whale Branch at 4 p.m. Thursday.

Colleton County 1, Beaufort High 0 (PK): The Eagles battled at Colleton County but came up on the losing end in a penalty-kick shootout after a scoreless tie through regulation and overtime. Colleton County prevailed 9-8 in the shootout.

Beaufort goalkeeper Kayla King shut out Colleton County until the shootout.

The Eagles (2-2 Region 8-AAAA) host Bluffton at 7 p.m. Thursday.


Dorchester Academy 3, Thomas Heyward Academy 2: Zack Newton only allowed two hits in 6 innings, but took the loss for the Rebels, who were held to just one hit.

Conner Driscoll had the lone hit for Thomas Heyward, going 1 for 3 with an RBI.

The Rebels play again at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, hosting St. Andrew's.

Hilton Head Prep 6, Hilton Head Christian Academy 2: Tyler Fox held Hilton Head Christian to three hits over 5 innings, striking out four in the victory.

Jake Martin went 2 for 3, Randy Young was 1 for 3 with an RBI, and Marcus Hindal went 1 for 2 with an RBI to lead Hilton Head Prep (8-2 overall, 2-0 region).

The Dolphins play at Pinewood Prep at 6 p.m. Thursday.


Whale Branch 21, Estill 8 (5 innings): Kenyada Moultrie went 4 for 5 with two home runs, four runs scored and seven RBIs as the Warriors overpowered Estill.

Jessica Shipley (2-0) got the win, giving up one hit in 3 innings. She struck out six.

At the plate, Shipley went 4 for 5 with a double and five runs. She also had three stolen bases.

Cassie Lewis went 3 for 4 and finished a single shy of the cycle. Ciara Courtney went 2 for 5 with a triple, four runs and three RBIs. Tanasia Campbell was 2 for 5 with two RBIs and two stolen bases. LeighAnna Makowski was 2 for 3 with two runs, and Jasmine Helton went 1 for 1 with a run for the Warriors (3-4 overall, 3-1 Region 5-A), who play again at 5 p.m. Thursday at Bethune-Bowman.


Bluffton 6, Ft. Dorchester 0: The Bobcats swept to the victory, including a 6-2, 6-0 win for the doubles team of junior Tim O'Brien and eighth-grader Nace Groshon.

Bluffton (6-0, 4-0) hosts Beaufort High on Thursday.

Singles -- No. 1 Aaron Newland (B) def. P. McCarbell 6-2, 2-0 default; No. 2 Richard Snyder (B) def. T. McManus 6-1, 6-3; No. 3 Davis Rosenblum def. A. Samuel 6-1, 6-0; No. 4 Dakota Story def. F. Howell 6-1, 6-0; No. 5 Matthew Bornstein (B) def. P. Laverne 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles -- No. 1 Tim O'Brien/Nace Groshon def. C Arnold/G. Moorer 6-2, 6-0.

Hilton Head Island 5, Orangeburg-Wilkinson 0: Roman Battistelli and Steven DeVincentis earned 6-0, 6-0 wins at No. 2 and 3 singles, respectively, to lead the Seahawks (4-1, 2-0).

Hilton Head Island hosts Hanahan on Thursday.

Singles -- No. 1 Matt Oliver (H) def. Shane Scobel 6-1, 6-0; No. 2 Roman Battistelli (H) def. Ro Hughes 6-0, 6-0; No. 3 Steven DeVincentis (H) def. JaeKwan Charles 6-0, 6-0; No. 4 Brad Malool (H) def. Jarrod Polite 6-1, 6-1.

Doubles -- Oliver/Battistelli (H) def. Scobel/Hughes 8-2.

Hilton Head Prep 9, Beaufort Academy 0: The Dolphins improved to 5-1 on the season with a clean sweep of the Eagles.

Hilton Head Prep hosts Hilton Head Christian Academy on Tuesday.

Singles -- No. 1 Jared Woodson def. Quinten Paton-Melland 6-1, 6-1; No. 2 Colton Lavery def. Willam Lindsey 6-0, 6-1; No. 3 Amit Kohli def. Will Dukes 6-1, 6-0; No. 4 Jack Kelly def. Cain Richards 6-1, 6-0; No. 5 Angelo Carrabba def. Daniel Richards 6-1, 6-1; No. 6 Sean Myers def. Lawrence Lindsey 6-1, 6-1

Doubles -- No. 1 Woodson/Kelly def. Paton-Melland/W. Lindsey 8-1; No. 2 Lavery/Kohli def. Dukes/C. Richards 8-1; No. 3 Carrabba/Myers def. D. Richards/L. Lindsey 8-1

Beaufort High 7, Colleton County 0: Beaufort High (6-6 overall, 4-0 Region 8-AAAA) had no trouble with Colleton County, winning four of the five singles matches by 6-0, 6-0 scores.

Singles -- No. 1 Alex Angus def. Kenny Johnson 6-0, 6-0; No. 2 Nubian Jean Charles def. Charles Bailey 6-0, 6-0; No. 3 Jack Louw def. Cody Coursen 6-0, 6-0; No. 4 Rohan Desai def. Datt Patel 6-1, 6-1; No. 5 Owen Stovall def. Nick Franchette 6-0, 6-0

Doubles -- No. 1 Daniel Lange/Skyler Bursch def. Johnson/Ch. Bailey 6-4, 6-4; No. 2 Kam Olin/Christian Sommerville def. Rashes Patel/Cody Bailey 8-0

Woodland 4, Battery Creek 3: Battery Creek fell to 1-3 in region play with a close loss.

The Dolphins host Whale Branch on Thursday.

Singles -- No. 1 Nassim Denaissa (W) def. Landon Morgan 6-1, 6-1; No. 2 DeQuan Robinson (BC) def. Stephen Edwards 6-2, 6-2; No. 3 Michael Chasseneau (W) def. William Ferlo 6-2, 6-1; No. 4 Grayson Morgan (BC) def. Evan Trayer by forfeit; No. 5 Jordan Beard (W) def. Garrett Morgan 3-6, 6-4, 10-3

Doubles -- No. 1 Robinson/Grayson Morgan (BC) def. Denaissa/Chasseneau 8-6; No. 2 Allen Shuler/Nathaniel Dehrick (W) def. L. Morgan/James Oatts 8-5


Hilton Head High 163, Bluffton 185, Battery Creek 248, Whale Branch 251: Andrew Orischak and Chris O'Donnell carded matching 39s to lead the Seahawks to a 22-stroke win in a four-team match at Bear Creek Golf Club on Hilton Head Island.

Hilton Head Island High (163): Andrew Orischak 39, Chris O'Donnell 39, Gavin Lindstrom 42, Troy Hoisington 43, Brooks Moody 43

Bluffton (185): Brandi Hammonds 44, Wesley Long 45, Henry Lopez 46, Bradley Rintz 50, Jordan Sims 51

Battery Creek (248): John Lee 57, Joey Denham 61, Edwin Lopez 68, Craig Delaney 62, Austin Moncibais 70

Whale Branch (251): Michael Dantzler 55, Justin Rhode 57, Justin Pope 68, Treyvon Bryan 71, Austin Holbrok 72