THA boys rally to defeat Beaufort Academy
Thomas Heyward's boys basketball team rallied Tuesday night to defeat visiting Beaufort Academy, 56-49. The Rebels trailed 20-9 after the first quarter and didn't take the lead until the end of the third quarter.
THA outscored Beaufort Academy 18-12 in the fourth. Bobby Payne led all scorers with 18 points, including five 3-pointers.
Trace Lowther had 13 points and J.R. Patterson scored nine points. Zack Black had nine rebounds and four assists.
THA (13-6, 4-5 Region 4-AA) hosts Colleton Prep on Thursday.
The Rebels' girls (11-6, 3-5 region) lost to Beaufort Academy, 60-32. Alayna DeLong scored 13 points.