By Ashley Oliver
The CA varsity boys have struggled this season. This past week the Rebels competed in three contest pulling out a win in only one against Eastwood. The 78-64 win against Eastwood was in part to Payton Allen’s 29 total points. Colton Hand had an impressive night with 18 points as did Blake Sheppard with 14. Also in double digits was CJ Lyons, scoring 10. Braxton Allen also scored 8 points in the win. CJ Lyons led in rebounds with 16 total. Payton Allen followed up with 12. Sheppard had 6 and Hand 4 in the win.
The results of the Springwood game were not as favorable as the Rebels lost 54-35. Braxton Allen led the Rebels with 7 points followed by Payton Allen with 6. CJ Lyons added another 5 and Jake Waldrop and Colton Hand each added 4. Rodriguez Dark scored 3 points. Gabe Brooks, Blake Sheppard and Joshua Holliday each scored 2 in the loss. CJ Lyons had 8 rebounds followed by Payton and Braxton Allen who each had 5.
The Rebels finished the week on Friday against the Evangel Lions in a 55-28 upset. Payton Allen scored 8 points followed by Colton Hand and Rodriquez Dark with 6 each. Jake Waldrop netted 4, Braxton Allen and CJ Lyons each scored 2 in the loss. Payton Allen had 4 rebounds and Braxton Allen had 3 in the loss.
The Rebels will travel to EMCA in Montgomery on Tuesday and return home to face Abbeville and Eastwood on Thursday and Friday. The regular season wraps up next Monday at home with the CA Rebels facing the Coosa Valley Rebels.