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Weekly roundup: Lacrosse teams at pivotal points in season

  • Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Wando's Gracie Taylor competes in a hurdles event during the Mellow Mushroom Relays, held this past Saturday. COURTESY OF WWW.CLEAREDGE.ZENFOLIO.COM

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Wando

The Wando boys track and field team claimed three first-place finishes in the Mellow Mushroom Relays, held this past Saturday.

The Warriors won the 1600 meter run, high jump and pole vault. They also had athletes crack the top three in the 4x800 relay, and Wando also had a third-place finish in the pole vault, in addition to first place.

The Wando girls track and field team had six top three events in the Mellow Mushroom Relays: 4x100, 4x400, 4x1600, distance medley, 4x100 hurdles, pole vault and discus throw.

Pole vault and 4x400 were both top finishes for the Warriors. Wando hosts Goose Creek, James Island and Stall on Wednesday during its next meet.


Bishop England

The Bishop England girls track and field team 4x800 and 800 meter events in the Mellow Mushroom Relays.

BASEBALL


Bishop England

The Bishop England baseball team survived a challenging three-day stretch this past week, defeating Hanahan, Wando and Goose Creek by a combined score of 32-4.

And, with a 4-2 win over Summerville, Monday night, the Battling Bishops defended their top spot in the 2A state coaches poll.

Bishop England (6-1) travels to North Charleston, Wednesday, in their first region matchup.


Wando

The Wando baseball team moved closer to .500 with a 4-1 victory over Saint James, Monday night. The Warriors improved to 4-5 and host West Ashley, Wednesday night.

Wando dropped out of the top 10 4A state rankings.

LACROSSE


Wando

The Wando boys lacrosse team continued its undefeated start this season with a 10-7 win against powerhouse Benedictine Military, Monday night. The Warriors were led by Tucker Dodson's five goals.

Wando looks to improve its record to 10-0 with a rivalry game against Bishop England Wednesday night.

The Wando girls lacrosse team routed Bluffton 17-2, Monday night.

Allie Bucknam had three goals and a pair of assists, Alyssa Smith had four goals and two assists and Brenna Walsh added four goals of her own.

The Warriors travel to Bishop England, Wednesday.


Bishop England

The Bishop England boys lacrosse team's game this past Saturday against Blythewood was cancelled. Statistics for the Monday night game against Porter Gaud were not available at press time.

The Bishops were 4-2 after last week's loss to Academic Magnet.

The Bishop England girls lacrosse team beat up on West Ashley this past Thursday, 18-5, to improve to 8-1 this season.

Stats for the Bishops' Monday night game at Hilton Head were not available when the Moultrie News went to press.

Bishop England is undefeated when scoring at least 10 goals.

SOCCER


Academic Magnet

The Academic Magnet boys soccer team doesn't allow many goals, which is why the Raptors are the top-ranked 2A program in the state.

Academic Magnet has allowed only two goals all season – coming in the season opener against Bishop England – and has scored 23, inflated by a 16-0 win against Woodland, March 12.

The Raptors (4-0) host Burke, Thursday night.

The Academic Magnet girls soccer team endured a tough win against Bishop England, March 7, and then routed its next three opponents by a combined 25-0 score. The Raptors' game against Garrett Academy was played Tuesday night after the Moultrie News went to press. Prior to the game, Academic Magnet's record was 8-1.


Bishop England

The Bishop England boys soccer team won three games in four days this past week to improve to 6-1-1 this season. The Battling Bishops hosted Burke Tuesday night after press time.

When scoring more than two goals, the Bishops are undefeated.

The Bishop England girls soccer team went on an offensive tear this past week, outscoring three opponents 24-0. The Bishops' contest against Burke was completed after press time.

Bishop England (5-2) has only allowed goals in three games so far this season.


Don't see your favorite spring varsity team? Email stats, recaps, schedule updates, pictures, video and more to theffernan@moultrienews.com.

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