Thomas Heyward rolled up a big early lead and cruised to a 40-13 road win over Greenwood Christian on Friday.
The Rebels raced out to a 40-0 lead before handing it off to the reserves and cruising to their ninth straight victory.
THA was sharp when its stars were in the game, as Peyton Bennett was 6-for-6 for 122 yards and two touchdowns, and Bruzza Pusha caught six passes for 158 yards and two TDs. Dietrich Shuford led the rushing attack with 113 yards and two TDs on nine carries and added a passing TD, while Anthony Fripp added 63 yards on five carries, and JR Patterson had 59 yards on five carries.
The Rebels (9-1) will host Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach in the first round of the SCISA 1A playoffs next Friday, beginning their quest for a third consecutive state title.