AUBURN, Ala. (WIAT) — Thompson High School is taking on Central High School out of Phenix City tonight in Auburn in the AHSAA 7A State Championship Game.
The Warriors have not won a state title since 1982, but the community is hopeful that this is their year.
Sara Mcguire, mother of a Warrior football player said, “They deserve it, they’ve worked hard they never give up and we are going to win state.”
Taulia Tagovailoa, brother of Alabama Crimson Tide’s Tua Tagovailoa, is a team member of the Warriors.
The Warriors and Red Devils will face off at Jordan-Hare Stadium today at 7 p.m.