High School Football

Thompson sparks Woodlawn football to first win of season, 16-6 over New Town

Thompson sparks Woodlawn football to first win of season, 16-6 over New Town

Cornerback Dillan Thompson sparked Woodlawn’s football team to its first win of the season Thursday with an early interception return for a touchdown.

The junior and his teammates hope that will be the catalyst for more than the 16-6 road win over New Town.

“It’s a statement,” said Thompson, who finished with two interceptions. “This is the start of, hopefully it will be an 11-game win streak for us. We don’t plan to do no more losing. We plan to work out every week. We plan to come out, execute, do what our coaches say, make a run.”

The Warriors, who came into the game 0-2 while the Titans were 2-0, are aiming for their first playoff berth under second-year coach Elwood...

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