Posted On: 02/22/22 11:19 AM

The table is set in Class 5A for the Upper and Lower State Championship Games. Who will be playing come this Saturday in the Final 4? Read more inside right here. 

Lower State Bracket 

Dutch Fork defeated the Sumter HS Gamecocks 56-48 to advance to the Florence Center on Saturday night. The Silver Foxes were led in scoring by Houston Jones Houston Jones 6'4" | SG Dutch Fork | 2022 State SC with 28 points. Jones will play at Presbyterian College next season. The Silver Foxes were 15-16 from the free throw line in the game. 

The Sumter HS Gamecocks finished the season at (24-5) this season. Nakeem Isaac Nakeem Isaac 6'4" | SF Sumter | 2022 State SC led the way with 19 points while Ahmari Samuel Ahmari Samuel 6'3" | CG Sumter | 2022 State SC chipped in with 11 points. 

The Fort Dorchester Patriots were upset last season by River Bluff HS in the opening round of the state playoffs. This season the Patriots defeated the Lexington HS Wildcats 47-45 to advance to the Florence Center on Saturday evening to play Dutch Fork HS. The Patriots move to (24-1) on the season and have a current 13 game winning streak. This will be the first time in school history playing in the Lower State Championship Game. 

Demetris McKelvey Demetris McKelvey 6'6" | SF Fort Dorchester | 2022 State SC led the

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