The Lake View Wild Gators scored a rain shortened 3-2 win at home over Chesterfield to take a one game to none lead in the best of three class 1A state baseball championship series. The Wild Gators scored two runs in the 1st on RBI singles by Jordan Miller and Hunter Walters to take a 2-1 lead. Steele Spivey's RBI groundout gave Lake View a 3-2 lead in the 4th and then the rains came with one out in the 6th.
In 3A boys soccer, Myrtle Beach fell behind 1-0 at home to AC Flora before totally dominating the game. Ryan Arambula scored just two minutes after the Falcons goal on a penalty kick to even the game. The game winner came on a low right footer from Nolan Butler from about 20 yards out to give the Seahawks a 2-1 lead. In the second half Furman commitment Hart Zwing rocketed a left foot to make it 3-1. Mason Lewis closed out the scoring. The Seahawks play for the 3A state championship on Saturday at 4:30 pm in Columbia.
Class 1A Baseball
Lake View 3 Chesterfield 2
Class 3A Softball
Nation Ford 8 Marlboro County 1 (completion of suspended game)
Class 3A Boys Soccer
Myrtle Beach 4 AC Flora 1
Wednesday 5/18 Schedule
Class 3A Baseball: Union at Saint James, 6pm (Union leads series 1-0)
Class 3A Softball: Nation Ford at Marlboro County, 6:30pm (Nation Ford leads series 1-0)
Class 1A Softball: Lake View at Abbeville, 6pm (Lake View leads series 1-0)