The Myrtle Beach Seahawks are winless after two games at the Beach Ball Classic. On Thursday, St. Edward from Lakewood, Ohio defeated Myrtle Beach 88-71 in a consolation game at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.
St. Edward led by six at halftime. The Eagles then shot 61 percent over the final 16 minutes to pull away. St. Edwards was paced by Mark Murray's 22 points.
Myrtle Beach was led by E.J. Goings with 22 points and Tramond Wilson with 21 points. The Seahawks now have a 6-5 record following losses to Lone Peak (UT) and St. Edward. Myrtle Beach will play at noon on Saturday against Lexington to conclude their participation at Beach Ball.
Beach Ball Classic - Day 3
Scott County (KY) 65 Lexington (SC) 50
St. Edward (OH) 88 Myrtle Beach (SC) 71
Miton (GA) 64 Ballard (KY) 53 - Milton advances to semi-finals against Bishop Gorman
Bishop Gorman (NV) 76 Lakota East (OH) 38 - Bishop Gorman advances to semi-finals against Milton
Whitney Young (IL) 46 Prestonwood (TX) 44 - Whitney Young advances to semi-finals against Lone Peak
Lone Peak (UT) 65 St. Augustine (LA) 54 - Lone Peak advances to semi-finals against Whitney Young
Beach Ball Classic semi-final games are at 7 & 8:45 p.m. on Friday.
Pepsi Carolina Classic
Mullins 65 Lower Richland 55 - Mullins plays Wilson for the Pepsi Carolina Classic Championship Friday at 7:30 p.m.
Wilson 58 Darlington 53
Lake City 78 Hartsville 73
South Florence 75 Marion 71
Florence Christian 76 Timmonsville 57