Back to Back Playoffs

Diamonte Hadley , Terry Gladden & Brandon Simmons, Staff Writers

The Burke High School Varsity Soccer team kicked their way to the South Carolina High School League soccer playoffs again for the second straight year. After a close loss last year in the third round against Bamburg-Ehrhardt High school, the Bulldogs faced them again but with a different turnout.

After being down by three goals at the half, the Bulldogs came storming back with 7 goals, by Jamison Bennekin, Ke’juan Brown-Singleton, Sidney Robinson with 2 goals, and Heshem Hikal with 3 goals.

“We’ve always had good players, but this year I feel like we showed extraordinary skills on the field, junior Mekhi Smith stated.

The roster of the 2016-2017 Burke Soccer team:

  • Jamison Bennekin
  • DaVontay Brown
  • Ke’juan Brown-Singleton
  • D’Angelo Dukes
  • Kevin Frayer
  • Heshem Hikal
  • Sidney Robinson
  • Delawrel Rodgers
  • Destiny Singleton
  • Mekhi Smith
  • Anthony Smalls
  • Deandre Taylor
  • Traquan Winns