Seahawks News · HHIHS wins Carlisle Cup for best overall athletic program for the 2017-2018 school year in AAAA


For the eighth straight year, Hilton Head Island athletic program has won the Carlisle Cup in AAAA.

The Seahawks finished with 940 points, edging Eastside (920) for the top spot in Class 4A. The Carlisle Cup awards points for playoff positions earned in the South Carolina High School League. A state championship is worth 100 points, while a runner-up position is awarded 80 points.

Hilton Head Island won state championships in 3 different sports this year – boys cross country, boys’ tennis and girls’ soccer. The Seahawks also had individual titles in cross country, track and field, wrestling, swimming and tennis.