Strom Thurmond Rebels Dominate Release of Region 3-AA All-Region Team with 17 Selections after Outstanding 10-3 Season, Region Championship
Johnston, SC – The 2023 high school football season was another tremendous success story for the Strom Thurmond High School Fighting Rebels under head coach Andrew Webb. The Rebels reached the Upper State semifinals, falling just short of a road victory at No. 2 Gray Collegiate, and finished a second consecutive season with 10 wins and the Region 3-AA championship.
Coach Webb was named Region 3-AA Coach of the Year, while standout wide receiver Braylon Staley was named Region 3-AA Player of the Year, turning an average of five receptions per game and 17 yards per catch into a season total of 1,166 receiving yards and 14 touchdowns. Placekicker and punter Nate Nordeen (8/9 FGs, long of 50 yards, 69 points, 46 touchbacks) was also named as Region 3-AA Special Teams Player of the Year.
Other Rebels named to the 2023 Region 3-AA All-Region Team include the following student-athletes: