Second half run dooms Jaguars in SCHSL title game

Ridgeland-Hardeeville led at halftime, outscored 51-20 in second half

Second half run dooms Jaguars in SCHSL title game
Keenan outscored Ridgeland-Hardeeville 51-20 in the second half to claim the SCHSL Class AAA state title. (Source: WIS)

COLUMBIA, SC (WTOC) - Ridgeland-Hardeeville had a lead the number one team in the SCHSL Class AAA polls at halftime of Saturday’s state title game.

But Keenan ran away in the second half, leaving the Jaguars as the state runners-up for the second straight year.

The Jags led the Raiders 20-19 at the break. But Keenan found their groove after halftime, outscoring Ridgeland-Hardeeville 51-20 over the final two periods for a 70-40 win and the 8th state title in program history.

Ny’Gel Boozer scored 18 points to lead the Jaguars in a losing effort. Ridgeland-Hardeeville ends the season at 26-4.

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