3 Area HS Teams fall in State Championships

After winning the Class 3A Lower State Volleyball Championship, North Myrtle Beach lost to Pickens in the title match-up.

Pickens High swept three straight matches to beat North Myrtle Beach and win the South Carolina Class AAA Volleyball Championship on Saturday at White Knoll High.

Pickens won by scores of 25-13, 25-23, and 25-16. The North Myrtle Beach Chiefs finished the season with a record of 21-3.

Travelers Rest won the Class AAA Girls Tennis Championship 4-3 over Myrtle Beach. The Myrtle Beach Seahawks finished the season with a 23-2 record.

Christ Church won the Class A Girls Tennis Championship 6-0 over East Clarendon. The East Clarendon Wolverines, who made it to the finals for a second time in three years, ended the season with an 8-4 record.