The Strom Thurmond baseball team won the SCHSL 2A upper state championship by winning 2 games at Cheraw Friday night. The Rebels won 7-1 and 6-3. They will play for the overall championship next week in a best of 3 series against the winner of Bishop England and Aynor. The Rebels will play on the road for game 1 and at home Wednesday. Game 3 (if necessary) will be at a neutral site Friday.
In the SCHSL 1A upper state finals in softball, Fox Creek lost to Dixie 14-0 to see their great season come to an end.