High School Basketball

Bluffton basketball sweeps rival May River

Bluffton pulled off a sweep of May River on Saturday night.

Tyler Rice scored 18 points on six 3-pointers as the Bobcats defeated the Sharks, 46-45. Bluffton trailed 31-19 at halftime but outscored May River, 27-14, in the second half.

In the girls’ game, Bluffton used a strong fourth quarter to defeat May River, 42-31. The Bobcats outscored the Sharks, 17-9 in the fourth.

Tacoya Heyward and Tatyana Aiken each had 11 points for Bluffton.