Waccamaw wins 2012 WPDE Zone Cup

      The Waccamaw Warriors continue its dominance in overall excellence in varsity athletics by winning the WPDE Zone Cup for the fifth time in eight years. Waccamaw scored 530 points in the competition that awards points for post-season performance in every varsity high school sport.

      Waccamaw's 530 point total is the second highest in Zone Cup history. The Warriors had six sports that reached the state semifinals or better highlighted by the boys tennis team 2A state championship.

      Waccamaw Zone Cup scoring - 530 points

      8th place competitive cheer - 25 points

      Semifinals AA Girls Tennis - 50 points

      Semifinals AA Girls Volleyball - 50 points

      6th place AA Boys X Country - 25 points

      2nd place AA Girls X Country - 75 points

      1st round AA Football - 5 points

      1st round AA Wrestling - 10 points

      1st round AA Girls Basketball - 5 points

      1st round AA Boys Basketball - 5 points

      2nd place AA Girls Track - 75 points

      State champions - Boys Tennis - 100 points

      2nd round AA Girls Soccer - 10 points

      State semifinals, AA Boys Soccer - 50 points

      2nd round AA Softball - 10 points

      2nd round AA Baseball - 10 points

      7th place AA Boys Golf - 25 points

      See how your school scored in 2011/12 Zone Cup

      Hartsville was the runner-up for its best showing ever in Zone Cup competition with 325 points, highlighted by the 3A boys state basketball crown and 3A softball state championship. Dillon finished 3rd, followed by Johnsonville and Myrtle Beach in the top five. Defending Zone Cup champ Saint James finished in sixth place.

      Final Zone Cup Standings 2011/12

      With the 2011/12 high school sports season officially over, the area produced five state champions

      Waccamaw boys tennis - 2A

      Hartsville softball - 3A

      Hartsville boys basketball - 3A

      Dillon girls track - 2A

      Timmonsville girls basketball - 1A