Burke, James Island, BE games postponed

James Island basketball fans, shown here supporting their team during last week’s 58-44 playoff victory over Westwood, will be back at it when the Trojans host South Florence on Wednesday in the Class AAAA boys playoffs. (Wade Spees/Staff)

Playoff basketball games for James Island, Burke and Bishop England high schools have been postponed after Charleston County School District’s decision to cancel school Tuesday due to winter weather.

The James Island boys were set to host South Florence on Tuesday night in the Class AAAA Lower State semifinals. Trojans athletic director Lisa Enfinger said that game will be played at 7 p.m. Wednesday at James Island.

Burke’s boys will play at Allendale-Fairfax at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Class A Lower State semifinals, according to athletic director Wayne Alston.

Bishop England’s girls’ game at Ridgeville-Hardeeville, set for Tuesday night, also has been postponed.

The schedule:


Bishop England at Ridgeland-Hardeeville, ppd.

Pinewood Prep vs. First Baptist

Porter-Gaud vs. Northwood Academy


Charleston Collegiate vs. Holly Hill

Cathedral vs. Dorchester Academy


South Florence at James Island, 7 p.m.

Burke at Allendale-Fairfax, 7 p.m.

Whale Branch at Timberland

Ben Lippen vs. Northwood Academy