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CCSMS Riptide Athletics Information 2016-17                                 (updated 5/17/2017)


The Riptide Athletic Department offers several athletic opportunities for all students 6th to 12th grade. We have grown from seven teams in 2008 to an estimated twenty-five teams (23 teams and 2 club teams) for the 2015-16 upcoming school years.

We are a member of the South Carolina High School League and compete in Region IV-A which includes the following teams: Baptist Hill, Military Magnet ,Low Country Leadership, Palmetto Scholars Academy, Royal Live Oak Charter and St. John’s HS.

Fall Sports 🙁 estimated start date every year is August 1st) includes: Varsity Football, Cross Country (girls & boys), swimming (girls & boys), Volleyball (MS, JV and varsity), Varsity Girls Tennis and a Varsity Cheer Club for Football.

Winter Sports: (estimated start date every year is November 1st): Basketball (MS, JV and varsity – for both girls and boys). There is also a Club Cheer team for basketball season as well.

Spring Sports: (estimated start date every year is February 1st) includes: Varsity Baseball, Varsity Softball, MS tennis, Boys Soccer (MS, JV and Varsity), also a Varsity Girls Soccer team.

Riptide Athletic Accomplishments include:

17 Region   Championships ( 5- Volleyball / 4- Boys Soccer / 4- Baseball/ 1- Boys Cross Country/1- Boys Basketball/ 1- Girls Basketball/ 1- Boys Cross Country)                                                                                                                                                                              3 1A Lower State Championships( 2-Soccer / 1- volleyball )                                                                                            3 1A State Runner –up Awards ( 2-soccer/ 1- volleyball)                                                                                                          22 SC All-1A State Player selections                                                                                                                                                 7 All Region Player of the Year Awards                                                                                                                                  62 All- Region player selections                                                                                                                                      13 Region Coach of Year awards                                                                                                                                                                     25 team state play-off appearances                                                                                                                                    4 ranked state swimmers who competed in State Championships                                                                                                                                                       2 SCHSL Athletic Program Sportsmanship Awards                                                                                                       3- Region Athletic Director of the Year Awards                                                                                                                                2 North / South All –Star Selections ( Baseball 2016-17)

Any student hopeful of becoming a member of one of our Riptide teams MUST have an updated Physical form (completed after April 1st of that school year) and a completed Parent Permission Form on file with the athletic department.

You can check out all the updates, scores and athletic news on our athletic web site!!!!

If you have any questions concerning Riptide athletics please contact Brett Phillips- Athletic Director at