Thompson Takes Care of Tuscaloosa County in Region Opener
By WVUA 23 Sports Reporter Chad Jeter
The Thompson Warriors proved their dominance in their first region game against the Tuscaloosa County Wildcats, ultimately winning 49-7.
The Warrior’s high powered offense, led by quarterback Connor Harrell, posted 42 points in the first half.
Late in the second quarter Harrell found Ryan Peppins for a 70-yard touchdown catch that closed out the half.
Tuscaloosa County’s only touchdown came in the fourth quarter as running back Damien Taylor had a 40-yard carry.
Thompson advances to 3-0 on the season and 1-0 in Class 7A, Region three.
Tuscaloosa County falls to 0-3 on the season and 0-1 in region play.
This week, the Warriors travel to Spain Park to take on the Jaguars and Tuscaloosa County hosts Hewitt-Trussville at home.