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Circle the calendar. And circle the wagons. A year after the Philip Simmons High School football team posted a 7-1 record as a junior varsity program, the Iron Horses will field a varsity program in 2018, opening the season Aug. 17 with a home game against St. John’s. Coach Eric Bendig said the...
Geoffrey Gilbert is arguably the most high-profile high school baseball player in South Carolina. After all, the left-handed pitcher was 10-0 with a 0.20 ERA this spring to help the Bishops repeat as the Class AAA state champs. He has a scholarship offer to Clemson in his pocket and a Gatorade...
‘Xan Bowman Bridge to Clemson Scholarship’ awarded to two local students Bishop England High School students John Michel and his cousin, Grace Michel, are the first two recipients of the Xan Bowman Bridge to Clemson Scholarship. The awards were announced at the school’s Senior Awards Ceremony on...
Bishop England High School has captured The Carlisle Cup Award for the state’s top athletic program in Class AAA. The award was named the Director’s Cup until last year. Despite the changing title, it’s been in the Bishops’ possession since the 2002-03 academic year, when the award was first...
Three players who had key roles in the Bishop England baseball team’s memorable state championship season head up the S.C. Baseball Coaches Association’s 2018 all-state team, while the Bishops’ Mike Darnell was named coach of the year. The players include Geoffrey Gilbert, Gregory Sanders and Leo...
Next spring, students at Philip Simmons High School may pick up something different than a bat and ball, tennis racquet or golf club when it comes time to play sports for the Iron Horses. They may be able to play lacrosse. The school’s athletic department has submitted a request to the Berkley...
Geoffrey Gilbert was golden. Gregory Sanders was Mr. Clutch. And, the team was opportunistic. That combination made the Bishop England High School baseball team the Class AAA state champions -– again. The Bishops capped an incredible season with a 1-0 victory at Seneca on May 15 to capture the...
It’s every coach’s dream: Win the last game of the season, especially if it’s for a state championship. Hanahan softball coach Katrina Moffett knows the feeling. She’s experienced it not once, but twice. And what makes the feat more impressive is that her team has done it back-to-back. The Hawks...
Remember the old Avis car rental advertisements that included “When you’re only No. 2, you try harder -- or else”? That could have been the Bishop England High School boys’ golf team’s mantra this season after a second-place finish at last year’s Class AAA state match. The Bishops worked hard in...
The search for perfection is over. The Bishop England boys’ tennis team handled Clinton Saturday, 6-0, to win the Class AAA state championship and cap a perfect season with a 16-0 mark. The Bishops, who claimed a state tennis crown for the second time in four years and 10th in the history of the...

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