Local results for April 30
South Aiken 5
North Augusta 1
South Aiken (6-5-2, 4-3 Region 5-AAAA) got a pair of goals from Jessica Schifer and one each from Avery Ofoje, Marissa Lee and Randi Dameron in the win over county rival North Augusta (7-8-2, 1-6) on Tuesday.
Schifer also had an assist, as did Maria Gould, Laura Barnes and Liz Newell, and Gould had three saves.
The T-Breds will next host White Knoll on Friday.
Aiken (4-9, 0-8 5-AAAA) came up short of its first region win against Lexington.
Kelsee Sapp and Jada Hooker shared goalkeeping duties for the Hornets, each recording eight saves.
Aiken will next host Spring Valley today, with the junior varsity teams starting things off at 5:30 p.m.
Silver Bluff 4
Silver Bluff (9-4, 6-3 Region 5-AA) got 12 saves from goalkeeper James Jacks in a shutout win over region foe Barnwell.
Darwin Nunez, Izaak Martinez, Nerlin Nunez and Jesse Eisenman had a goal each, and Martinez also added an assist. Christian Lopez, Edy Zambrano and Adrian Garibay had the other assists for the Bulldogs, who are scheduled for a road game at Edisto on Thursday.
Midland Valley 8
North Augusta 1
Midland Valley concluded its season with an 8-1 victory over North Augusta on Monday. The Mustangs (20-5, 8-2 Region 5-AAA) finished second in the region and will open the playoffs Friday at home against Marlboro County at 6:30 p.m.
Emily Mayson earned the win for Midland Valley and Kelsey Boatwright picked up the save. Amber Hong went 3-for-4 with 3 RBIs. Morgan Smith and Taylor Allen each had two hits in the game.
South Aiken 6
White Knoll 0
The South Aiken High School boys’ tennis team, the defending state champions, completed an undefeated regular season with a sweep of White Knoll on Monday. The T-Breds finished the season 13-0 and 10-0 in Region 5-AAAA. Against the Timberwolves, South Aiken got singles wins from Marco Zotovic (6-1, 6-0), Eric Hoome (6-0, 6-0), Matthew Willis (6-0, 6-0), Winston Nguyen (6-0, 6-0) and Max Carroll (6-0, 6-0).
The doubles team of Jonah Sadn and Will Wertz won 6-0, 6-1 for South Aiken, which will open the playoffs on Tuesday at the Odell Weeks Tennis Center.