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New SCHSL realignment proposed

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WMBF) - The new realignment proposal has been submitted to be approved next month to move South Carolina High School athletics to five classes, starting in 2016. Schools have until the middle of August to appeal the proposed new classes and regions, and the board will look to approve a final decision in September. The proposed classes and regions as they affect Grand Strand and Pee Dee schools are listed below:

CLASS 5A, Region VI
Conway
Carolina Forest
South Florence
West Florence

Sumter
Socastee

CLASS 4A, REGION VI
Crestwood
Darlington
Hartsville

Lakewood
Lugoff-Elgin

CLASS 4A, REGION VII
Marlboro County
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
St. James
Wilson

CLASS 3A, REGION VI
Aynor
Dillon
Loris
Lake City
Waccamaw

CLASS 3A, REGION VII
Georgetown
Bishop England
Manning
Lake Marion
Timberland
Hanahan

CLASS 2A, REGION VII
Carvers Bay
Johnsonville

Andrews
Kingstree
Latta
Marion
Mullins

CLASS 1A, REGION II
Governor's School
Great Falls
Lewisville
Lamar
McBee
Timmonsville

CLASS 1A, REGION VI
Creek Bridge
East Clarendon
Green Sea-Floyds
Hannah-Pamplico
Hemingway
Lake View

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