CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -
Strom Thurmond 2 Bishop England 1
Bishop England 11 Strom Thurmond 0 - Geoffrey Gilbert had 8 K’s in 5.1 innings of work as the Bishops rebounded after dropping the first game of the night to lead BE to the state championship series. They’ll face Crescent in the finals with Game 1 on the road on Saturday.
Oceanside Collegiate 13 Gray Collegiate 0 - Cooper Gaskins threw a no-hitter and the Landsharks scored 9 in the first 2 innings to win their first lower state championship. They advance to the state finals where they’ll face Landrum with Game 1 on the road on Saturday.
Ashley Ridge 7 South Florence 1 - The Swamp Foxes advance to the Lower State finals where they’ll face Lexington on Friday needing to win 2 in a row.
Colleton Co. 3 Darlington 2 - The Cougars will head to Hartsville on Friday for the Lower State championship needing to win 2 in a row.
Hanahan 7 Aynor 4 - The Hawks move on to the Lower State finals and will face Battery Creek on Friday needing to win 2 in a row.