The Rebel Sophomore concluded their season Monday night defeating Mid-County 42 - 28. The Sophomores finsihed their season with a record of 4 wins and 5 losses.
IHSA CLASS 1A PLAY-OFF
The Rebels will host Elgin Westminster Christian (6 - 3) in the first round of the IHSA Class 1A Play-offs on Friday October 28 at Gary Johnson Field in Wyoming. Kick-off is scheduled for 7:00 PM.
Elgin Westminster Christian Roster
REBELS WIN 35 - 2
The Rebels (6 - 3) ended the regular season Friday night defeating the Mid-County Cougars (3 - 6) 35 - 2.
Mid-County got on the scoreboard first when the Rebels had a bad snap on their own 4 yard line go out the back of the end zone for a safety. The Rebels would finally get a score when Logan Knobloch scampered in from the 6 with 8:13 left in the 2nd quarter. After a Canaan Gerber fumble recovery at the Mid-County 16, Logan Knobloch would score again this time from 1 yard out with 5:18 to go before half. In the 3rd quarter, the Rebels would up their lead to 21 - 0 when Logan Knobloch returned an interception 35 yards for a TD. Early in 4th quarter, Wyatt Schupp would go in for a score from 7 yards out. At the 3:31 mark of the 4th quarter, Schupp would end the night's scoring with a 1 yard TD run. Final: Rebels 35 Mid-County 2.
The Rebels had 240 yards of offense (112 rushing and 128 passing) while Mid-County had 122 yards (107 rushing and 15 passing). Wyatt Schupp gained 78 yards on 21 carries (2 TD). Cade Tuthill was 8 of 20 passing for 128 yards (2 TD - 1 INT). John Groter caught 3 passes for 57 yards and Logan Knobloch with 3 catches for 30 yards. On defense, Gavin Smith led the Rebels in tackles with 10 with Eric Meaker adding 7 tackles. The Rebels had 4 interceptions for the game with Logan Knobloch having 3 interceptions tying the school's interception in a game record. The defense also had 1 fumble recovery. For complete game stats, click on the Playcast icon on the left.
The Rebels have now won all seven meetings with Mid-County. The Rebels won last year 41 - 6.
With the victory , the Rebels guaranteed themselves a spot in the IHSA Play-offs for the 21st consecutive season.
The Rebel Freshmen ended their season Wednesday night with a loss to Princeville 34 - 14. The Freshmen finished the season with one win and two losses.
STARK COUNTY NEWS PLAYCAST
Rebel fans who can not make it to the game, can follow the game through the Stark County News Playcast which provides play by play description of the on field action. To follow the Rebels, click on the Playcast icon in the left column.
FACEBOOK AND TWITTER
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WKEI COACHES CORNER SHOW
Catch Head Coach Jade Noard every Saturday morning during the season on WKEI Coaches Corner Show (AM 1450, FM 100.1 or by clicking Coaches Corner icon on the left). Coach Noard's interview is scheduled for ~8:45 AM.
LTC SCORES AND STANDINGS
LTC scores and standings will be updated every Friday night as soon as possible. Check back often for updates.