High School Sports

Irmo meets Ashley Hall in Midas Highlander Classic title bout

Irmo’s girls basketball team will meet Ashley Hall today at 1:30 p.m. for the Midas Highlander Classic championship.

The Yellow Jackets blasted Orangeburg Prep 60-38 in the semifinals on Monday to improve to 7-3. Irmo will be looking to secure its second tournament title of the season. The Jackets opened the 2008-09 campaign by winning the preseason Claw Classic at Chapin.

Brooke McCants fired in 16 points to lead Irmo past OP. Sarah Green (14 points) and Melissa Britt (11) added double-digit support.

In other final games today, Hammond meets Brookland-Cayce for seventh place at noon in the Lower Gym, Heathwood Hall meets Wilson Hall for fifth place at noon in the Athletic Center and Porter-Gaud faces Orangeburg Prep for third place at 1:30 p.m. in the Lower Gym.