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Rebels remain undefeated with Northside win
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Rebels remain undefeated with Northside win

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Hunter Knox and Gavin Kight combine for a quarterback sack.
By Ashley Oliver
Correspondent

 
The Chambers Academy Rebels are 6-0; having defeated Northside 55-16 on Friday.  The Rebel’s offense rushed for a combined 352 yards and passed for 90 in the win.  Jordan Gillespie led rushing for 76 yards and scored 1 Rebel touchdown.  CJ Lyons also rushed for 69 yards and scored a touchdown.  Hayden Harris rushed for 55 yards on 10 carries and scored 2 touchdowns for the Rebels.  Senior quarterback, Hunter Davis, was successful in 3 of 5 attempts passing for a total of 65 yards. 

Quarterback, Blake Sheppard, was successful in 2 of 3 attempts passing for 19 yards. Caydon Smoot, Braxton Allen, Quay Johnson and Payton Allen also scored 1 touchdown each for the Rebels.

Defensively Braxton Allen led the team with 9 tackles.  Logan Broome had 8 tackles.  Mitchell Lee had 6 tackles.  Jake Waldrop, Dijon Darden and Payton Allen each had 5 tackles with Allen credited for an interception in the win.

Coach Jason Allen stated “ Another good win for our program against a much larger school than ourselves.  Our kids continue to show up each week hungry to improve and look at each Friday night as an opportunity,  I really like the way we are playing up front.  We are finishing blocks and doing the little things it takes to become a really good team.

Defensively we have been very strong all year against the run.  I think the strength of our team has been that side of the ball.  We will hang our hat on our defense to win big games.”

The Rebels are at home Friday night as they face off against Crenshaw Christian Academy on Torbert Field beginning 7:00 pm ct.