High School Playoffs


Staff report

Region champions Summerville and James Island earned top seeds for the S.C. High School League district baseball playoffs that begin Thursday.

Summerville will open the double-elimination Class AAAA District 8 tournament at home against No. 4 seed Stratford at 7 p.m. Thursday.

James Island will host No. 4 Spring Valley on Thursday in the District 7 tourney.

In District 5, No. 2 seed Wando must wait until Monday to learn its first-round opponent, either Fort Dorchester or Colleton County. Colleton County must beat Ashley Ridge on Monday to earn a playoff bid.


Class AAAA

District 8 (Thursday)

(4) Stratford at (1) Summerville, 7 p.m.

(3) Sumter at (2) River Bluff, 7 p.m.

District 7 (Thursday)

(4) Spring Valley at (1) James Island

(3) Lexington at (2) Carolina Forest

District 6 (Thursday)

(4) South Aiken at (1) Socastee

(3) West Ashley at (2) Ashley Ridge

District 5 (Thursday)

(4) West Florence at (1) White Knoll

(3) Fort Dorchester or Colleton County* at (2) Wando

Colleton County must beat Ashley Ridge Monday.