High School Sports

Sweet 16 girls No. 15: Rock Hill South Pointe

South Pointe Stallions girls basketball player Izzy Clark
South Pointe Stallions girls basketball player Izzy Clark

No. 15 Rock Hill South Pointe Stallions

Head Coach: Stephanie Butler (3rd year as South Pointe head coach)

2014-15 Notes: Finished 20-5 overall, 8-2 in Region III 3A to finish second to Lancaster; Advanced to second round of the S.C. AAA playoffs, losing to Dreher, 50-48.

Returning Starters: Izzy Clark (5-9, G-F, Sr.); T’Keia Williams (5-8, PG, Sr.)

Key Returning Player: T’Kaja Williams (5-7, G-F, Sr.)

Key Newcomers: Scarlett Gilmore (5-6, G, Fr.)

Why Them?: The Stallions nearly knocked off the AAA state champion, Lancaster, twice in the regular season a year ago, and have the talent – led by Izzy Clark (15.6 ppg) and T’Keia Williams (9.1 ppg) to make another run at Region III (3A) title and go deeper in the postseason.

--JAY EDWARDS

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