High School Basketball

Friday’s Lowcountry high school basketball scoreboard


Bluffton 50, May River 46

Donovan Raines scored 17 points as Bluffton rallied from an early deficit to beat its rival Friday night.

Bluffton trailed by as many as 10 points in the first half. Ramell Rivers added 10 points for the Bobcats.

May River’s Deshawn Martin led all scorers with 18.

Hilton Head Prep 82, The King’s Academy 43

Avern Montague scored 20 points and led four players in double figures in the win over the Lions.

Haddith Stewart scored 12 while Tyrone Calloway and Stone McDonald each had 11. HHP hosts Memorial Day on Tuesday.

Cardinal Newman 83, John Paul II 24

Murray State signee Chico Carter Jr. scored 23 points in leading the Cardinals past the Golden Warriors.

Rashad Battiste led John Paul II with 12 points and three rebounds.

Whale Branch 66, Beaufort 55

JaQuan Watson poured in 16 points as the Warriors defeated the Eagles in a non-region matchup.

Nick Pringle and RaeQuan Brisbane each scored 15 and Shawn Chisolm had 10 for Whale Branch.

Jamadd Rivers led Beaufort with 25 points and Oliver Holmes had 10.

John Paul II 61 The King’s Academy 50 (Saturday)

Melik Frost scored 17 and Sam Summa had 16 as the Golden Warriors rallied from a halftime deficit for the win.

Frost also had seven rebounds and Summa six steals. Zach Doe added 11 points and Mark Knight chipped in with eight points and seven assists.

JP II trailed 27-22 at the half but opened the third quarter on a 7-2 run.

Battery Creek 68, Hilton Head Island 61

Battery Creek rallied from a 16-point halftime deficit to beat the Seahawks.

The Dolphins outscored HHI 44-25 in the second half. Ja’Quan Burton scored 22 to lead BC.

Dean Seelbach led HHI with 26 points. Adam Clark had 12 and Gaston Moore 11.


May River 35, Bluffton 31

May River used a 9-0 run in the fourth quarter to defeat Bluffton in a matchup of rivals.

Emma Peluso led May River with nine points. Jordan Bigham had eight and Emily Meiss added five, all in the fourth quarter during the Sharks’ 9-0 run.

Tatyans Aiken led Bluffton with 12.

Cardinal Newman 57, John Paul II 24

Freshman Ashlyn Watkins scored 23 points and Audrey Meyers added 14 in Cardinal Newman’s victory.

Tkai Devore led JPII with 12 points.

John Paul II 66, The King’s Academy 23 (Saturday)

Tkai Devore had a triple double with 20 points, 12 rebounds, 10 steals and 6 assists for John Paul II.

Taylor Michael added 17 points including three 3-pointers in the first quarter. Mary Foster Gaillard had 10 points, six rebounds and three steals.

Beaufort 57, Whale Branch 24

Darien Watkins scored 16 points while Brittany Linton and Layla Warren added 11 for the Eagles, who moved to 5-3 on the season.

Lillian Sumner added nine points. Beaufort is at Allendale-Fairfax on Tuesday.

Hilton Head Island 39, Battery Creek 24

Hilton Head outscored Battery Creek 29-10 in the second half for the non-region win.

Trinity Feltner led the Seahawks with a career-high 15 points.

Starr Reed had five points and 11 rebounds for the Dolphins.

Hilton Head Prep 38, The King’s Academy 34

Olivia Light, Ella Clark and Mackenzie Joyner combined for 27 of the Dolphins’ 38 points in the win over TKA.

Light led the way with 10 while Clark had nine and Joyner eight.

TKA’s Anniston Turner led all scorers with 14.