The Strom Thurmond Rebels defeated Gilbert on Friday night in dramatic fashion. Both teams struggled offensively and the score remained tied at 0 heading into the bottom of the 7th. Payton Smith came through in a big way for the Rebels as he pitched a complete game shut out and also hit a walk off homer in the bottom of the 7th to lift the Rebels to victory. The win moves the Rebels to 15-4 (7-1) on the season. One more region victory will secure the Region V AAA Championship and give the Rebels the #1 seed heading into the AAA playoffs on April 24th. The schedule for the upcoming week is as follows.
Tuesday: Home vs Pelion 6:00 (Senior Night)
Wednesday: @Ninety Six 6:00
Thursday: @Brookland Cayce 6:00
Saturday: @Fox Creek 1:00
Come out and support your Rebels!