VARSITY VOLLEYBALL

Holly Hill Aca. 3,

Patrick Henry Aca. 2

Holly Hill Academy defeated Patrick Henry Academy 3-2 on Tuesday, with set scores of 19-25, 25-20, 14-25, 25-17 and 15-6.

Leading the way for the Lady Raiders was Katie Rohl with 17 kills, 2 aces, 40 receptions and 2 blocks. Maelee Troutman had 13 kills, 4 aces, 4 receptions and 1 assist. Tara Bilton had 1 kill, 3 aces and 62 receptions. Santana Snell led the team with 8 aces and had 31 receptions. Savannah Shuler had 1 kill, 1 ace, 32 assists and 2 blocks.

The Lady Raiders (7-1 overall, 5-0 in Region 3-A) will play at home against St. Johns Academy on Tuesday, September 26th at 4 p.m.

Patrick Henry 3,

Clarendon Hall 1

Patrick Henry took a 3-1 win against Clarendon Hall on Thursday, with set scores of 23-25, 25-20, 25-19 and 25-15.

In the loss, the Lady Saints were led by Sara James with 17 service points. Madison Kidd finished with 14 points and Ava English finished with 13 points.

Clarendon Hall is now 4-5 on the season.

The Lady Saints play again on Tuesday in St. George against Dorchester Academy at 4 p.m.

JV VOLLEYBALL

Clarendon Hall 2

Patrick Henry 1

Clarendon Hall improved its record to 9-0 on the season with a 2-1 region victory over Patrick Henry Academy in Summerton on Thursday.

Set scores were 22-25, 25-15 and 25-19.

The JV Lady Saints were led by Amberly Way with 14 service points and 3 aces. Hadleigh McIntosh added 13 points and Aubrey Edwards had 12 points. Olivia Wilson and Whitney Avins had 4 aces apiece.

COLLEGE SPORTS

UNC Asheville tops

S.C. State women's

soccer, 2-0

The South Carolina State women’s soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision to UNC Asheville on Wednesday at Oliver C. Dawson Stadium/Willie E. Jeffries Field.

South Carolina State falls to 1-8 overall, while UNC Asheville improves to 4-4-1.

S.C. State will take a break and return to action on Sunday, Oct. 8th on the road against Wofford in Spartanburg. First kick is at 2 p.m.

S.C. State cross

country places

at Coastal Carolina

CONWAY - The South Carolina State cross country teams finished second to host Coastal Carolina Thursday in the Division I competition at the CCU Fleet Feet Invitational in Conway.

In the women’s 3K, Coastal compiled a team score of 15 to 48 for S.C. State to take top honors. The Chanticleers’ Lisha Van Onselen took individual honors with a time of 9:33.0.

The top finisher for the Lady Bulldogs was Soph. Claudia Roca, who covered the course in 11:00.1. She was followed by Jr. Justina Jarema (11:01.7), Soph. Luiza Duarte (11:56.9), Fr. Andejela Mihajlovic (12:43.0) and Jr. Marie McClary (13.53.0).

The Coastal men amassed a score of 15 to best the Bulldogs, who came in with a score of 50. Nadeel Wildschutt took individual honors for the Chanticleers in a time of 7:57.9.

Fr. Cashion Rivers was the SC State leader with a time of 8:48.6. He was trailed by Jr. James Williams (9:23.3), Fr. Trenton Montgomery (9:52.3), Fr. Joshua Martin (10:26.5) and Jr. Jeffrey McReynolds (10:42.9).

Coach Tim Langford’s teams will return to action Saturday (Sept. 30) at the Will Wilson Citadel Invitational at the James Island County Park with the women’s 5k to begin at 9 a.m., followed by the men’s 8K at 9:45 a.m.

Claflin goes 1-2

on second day

of tournament

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The Claflin University women's volleyball team went 1-2 on the second day of the 2017 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Crossover Tournament. The crossover, which is hosted by Miles College, will run thru Saturday at the Birmingham Crossplex.

The Lady Panthers, who now sit at 2-7 overall and 2-4 in the SIAC, will face Lane College at noon on the final day of the tournament.

Claflin dropped its opening match of the day, falling to Spring Hill College, 0-3 (11-25, 13-25, 11-25). In their middle match of the day, the Lady Panthers had to hold off a threatening Miles College to pick up their second win of the season. Claflin defeated Miles in five sets 25-16, 25-19, 28-30, 22-25, 16-14). In the final match on the day, Claflin fell to Lemoyne-Owen College, 0-3 (25-19, 25-19, 25-19).

After Saturday's match Claflin has three days off from competition before hosting North Greenville in its 2017 home opener on Wednesday, Sept. 27.  Tipoff is set for 6 p.m. at Tullis Arena on the Claflin campus.

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