Rebels News · Rebel Seniors Leave It All On The Field And Become School Winners In The Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship Competition

Strom Thurmond High School is proud to announce that Truett Taylor and Jud Childress were chosen as 2018 Wendy’s High School Heisman Winners.  From a total applicant pool of nearly 42,000 high school scholar-athletes graduating with the class of 2019, more than 7,500 have been named School Winners in Wendy’s annual scholarship competition. School Winners will continue to compete for the chance to become State Finalists, State Winners, National Finalists or National Winners. State Winners receive a $500 college scholarship, National Finalists receive a $1,000 college scholarship and the male and female National Winners receive a $5,000 college scholarship and trip to New York City to attend the Heisman Trophy Trust’s annual college Heisman award broadcast on Saturday, December 8, 2018.

Congratulations Truett and Jud! Thank you for being a great example of Pride, Class, Courage, and The Will To Win.

A complete list of School Winners can be found at