The Strom Thurmond Rebels and the Saluda Tigers battled through 8-innings of softball Wednesday night with the Rebels ultimately defeating Saluda 6-4. The game was tied at four with Strom Thurmond batting in the top of the eighth when Emilee McAllister drew a walk, scoring what turned out to be the winning run.
The Rebels opened up the scoring in the first inning, plating 4 runs on doubles by Autumn Easler and McAllister.
McAllister earned the win for the Rebels. She went eight innings, allowing four runs on seven hits, striking out one and walking zero. Easler led Strom Thurmond Rebels with two hits in four at bats.
The Rebels are in action again on Friday against Region V-AAA foe Swansea.