• BCC women defeat Patrick Henry

     BOLIVIA — The Brunswick Community College women’s basketball team beat Patrick Henry Community College 66-61 Sunday, Jan. 5, the Dinah E. Gore Fitness & Aquatics Center gym.

    For BCC, Kenedra Smith scored 18 points, Kima Sidberry 13 and Crystal Hicks 10.

    BCC led 34-19 at the half but a four-point play by the Patriots cut the lead to 38-37 with 14 minutes, 15 seconds left. PHCC led 43-42 with 10 minutes left, but back-to-back baskets by Hicks gave BC a 48-45 lead. The game remained close thereafter.

  • BCC teams lose in final games of Holiday Classic

     BOLIVIA — Caldwell Community College beat Brunswick Community College 77-68 Dec. 21 in the final game of the BCC Holiday Basketball Classic.

    For the host Dolphins, Montez Loman scored 16 points, Cam Jones 15 and Kalil Stuart 12. Taylor Buffkin started and scored six points.

    The first half was close early. A basket by the Dolphins’ Anthony Williams tied the score 17-all. A rebound by Buffkin cut the lead to 25-23, but a 3-pointer at the halftime buzzer gave Caldwell a 35-27 lead.

  • Cam Jones leads BCC to victory

     The Brunswick Community College men’s basketball team beat Port City Sports Authority 98-84 Saturday, Dec. 14, in the Dinah E. Gore Fitness & Aquatics Center gym.

    BCC improved to 8-4. PCSA is a two-year preparatory school in North Charleston, S.C., and student-athletes compete in a sport while taking college credit courses.

  • Lady Dolphins rally, defeat Tidewater

     BOLIVIA — The Brunswick Community College women’s basketball team outscored Tidewater Community College 14-2 late in the fourth quarter en route to a 70-60 victory Sunday, Dec. 8, at the Dinah E. Gore Fitness & Aquatics Center gym.

    Crystal Hicks hit five 3-pointers and scored 19 points. Tyesha McLean scored 13 of her 16 points in the second half. Katrina Brown scored nine points as the Dolphins improved to 5-3. TCC fell to 1-9.

  • Like clockwork, Lady Dolphins win

    By Sarah Sue Ingram
    Beacon correspondent
    If timing is everything, then give Swiss watches to Crystal Hicks and Kenedra Smith.
    Hicks swished a 3-pointer for the go-ahead basket and Smith grabbed the game’s most important rebound to lead Brunswick Community College to a come-from-behind 57-52 win over Spartanburg Methodist College on Sunday, Nov. 17.

  • BCC men defeat SCSA 117-107

     The Brunswick Community College men’s basketball team opened its home season beating the South Carolina Sports Academy 117-107 Wednesday, Nov. 13.

    Cam Jones scored 27 points, Kalil Stuart 23, Keynan Pittman 15, Taylor Buffkin 12, Montez Loman 10 and Chris Pompey nine.

    A 3-pointer by Pompey gave the Dolphins a 19-19 lead but SCSA tied the scored 24-24 with 9 minutes, 21 seconds left in the first half. BCC scored its last six points of the half on a dunk by Pittman and two dunks by Jones.

  • Lady Dolphins open basketball season Tuesday, Oct. 29

     Coach Joe Gaughan begins his second year as coach of the Brunswick Community College women’s basketball team with his first full recruiting class.

    Briahna Dickerson is a 5-foot-8 guard from St. James High School who was team captain her senior year and averaged nearly 10 points per game. 

    Chantay Smith is a 5-foot-5 guard from East Carteret High School in Beaufort. She averaged 17 points per game her senior year and had a career single-game high of 32 points. 

  • BCC has depth for a promising basketball season

     BOLIVIA — Having signed seven players from the last year’s Brunswick Community College men’s basketball team to four-year colleges, coach Walter Shaw faced a year of rebuilding and low expectations.

    Despite the turnover, Shaw anticipates an exciting 2013-14 season for the Dolphins. 

    BCC plays its first home game at 7 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Dinah E. Gore Fitness & Aquatics Center gym against South Carolina Sports Academy.

  • BCC sweeps College of The Albemarle in doubleheader

    The BCC baseball team beat College of The Albemarle 5-0 in nine innings and 6-5 in eight innings in a doubleheader Saturday at Founders Field.

    In the first game, Zachary Andrews  (9-1) gave up four hits in nine innings. He walked one and struck out four. He also picked off a runner at first in the fourth and in the eighth.

    In the third, BCC scored when Deese singled, went to second on Allen’s groundout and scored on Corbett’s single past the shortstop.

  • BCC sweeps Lenoir in Saturday doubleheader

     BOLIVIA—The Brunswick Community College baseball team beat Lenoir 8-0 and 4-2 in seven-inning games Saturday at Founders Field.

    In the first game, started Zachary Andrews (5-1) gave up three hits in seven innings. He struck out seven and walked none.

    BCC (14-4) finished with 12 hits, and two of those were home runs by Ryan Brendle and Johnathan Corbett.