Rebels News · Five Rebel Student Athletes Sign To Play Football At Collegiate Level

Strom Thurmond High School is pleased to announce that five Rebel student athletes signed to play football at the collegiate level today.  Jaquan Edwards signed with Wingate University. Tre Moore signed with Georgia State University. Antonio Valentine and Lawson Reel signed with Newberry College, and Tyrek Williams signed with Georgia Military College.

Head Coach Antwaun Hillary said, “On behalf of the football program and coaches, we would like to congratulate all five players on this special day. We would like to thank them for their hard work and dedication throughout the last four years. These guys will have a tremendous opportunity to play football and further their education at the next level. Good luck as you take this next step in life.  Always remember to represent yourself, family, school, and community in a positive manner. GO, REBS!”


Jaquan Edwards – Wingate University
246 rushes for 1,742 yds., 7.1 ypr, 18 TD
4 catches for 42 yds.
HSSR All-State
All-Region Player of the Year
Augusta Chronicle All-Area
Tre Moore – Georgia State University
60 tackles, 8 sacks, 5 TFL, 2 FF, 8 Big Hits, WJBF ‘CSRA Hit of the Year’
HSSR All-State
All-Region Defensive Player of the Year
Augusta Chronicle All-Area
AJ Valentine – Newberry College
91 tackles
Tyrek Williams – Georgia Military College
70 rushes for 423 yds., 6.0 ypr, 6 TD
26 catches for 341 yds., 13.1 ypc, 4 TD
16 of 37 passing for 271 yds, 1 TD
9 returns for 250 yds.
17 tackles, 3 sacks, 5 TFL
Augusta Chronicle All-Area
Lawson Reel – Newberry College
3 of 4 FG, long of 39
38 of 39 XP
31 punts for 881 yds., 28.4 ypk
Augusta Chronicle All-Area