Strom Thurmond jumped out to an early lead over Georgetown and took home a 9-1 victory on Thursday, in the opening game of the District VIII AAA State Playoffs. Madelyn Wise threw a complete game, 1-hitter to lead the Rebels effort.
Wise allowed one run while striking out ten. She added a 3-run home run and drove in a total of four for the Rebs.
Strom Thurmond totaled nine hits. Autumn Easler, Emilee McAllister, and Ella Stone all had multiple hits for Rebels. Shelby Harter chipped in two RBI.
The Rebels play again Saturday against either Battery Creek or Loris. Site and time TBD.
Hanna Avant went 1-for-2 at the plate to lead Georgetown in hits.