Whale Branch Early College High School has moved its playoff basketball games scheduled for Saturday to Battery Creek High School.
The Whale Branch girls will face defending Class 1-A state champion Hemingway at 6 p.m., while the boys will face C.E Murray at 8 p.m. Hemingway eliminated the Warriors in the third round of last season's playoffs.
Warriors athetics director Carlos Cave said the move, as well as the extra time between games, was to cope with what school administrators expected to be a larger than normal visiting crowd.
Saturday's Area Playoff Schedule
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Class 1-A: Whale Branch vs. Hemingway at Battery Creek, 6 p.m.
Class 2-A: Battery Creek at Calhoun County, 6 p.m.
Class 3-A: Darlington at Hilton Head Island, 6 p.m.
Class 1-A: Whale Branch vs. C.E. Murray at Battery Creek, 8 p.m.
Class 2-A: Battery Creek at Calhoun County, 7:30 p.m.
Class 2-A: Edisto at Ridgeland-Hardeeville, 7 p.m.
Class 4-A: Bluffton at Sumter, 7 p.m.
SCISAA Class 2-A: Thomas Heyward Academy vs. Palmetto Christian at Pinewood Prep, 4 p.m.
SCISAA Class 3-A: Hilton Head Christian vs. Laurence Manning at Sumter Civic Center, 4 p.m.
SCISAA Class 3-A: Hilton Head Prep at Heathwood Hall, 6 p.m.