the lion's den
It was an exciting weekend as the ACS varsity boys defeated Laurens Academy and Newberry Academy, maintaining their undefeated region record and winning the region tournament. Rutger Hoekstra was named tournament MVP, and Mason Brown and Dreac Clark were named co-players of the year. The Lions’ starting five, Mason Brown, Dreac Clark, Rutger Hoekstra, McCrae Moorhouse, and Quintin Moulterie, made the all-region team. And new varsity boys coach Sullivan Skinner was honored as the SCISA 1A region coach of the year.
The 23-3 Lions advance to the SCISA A state championship playoffs, beginning with their first playoff game in Columbia this Saturday. Stay tuned on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for updates, footage, and player interviews throughout the week. Go Lions!