Wilmington Wildcats are State Champs!

STATE CHAMPIONS! Wilmington football co-captains (from left) Brody Benson, Joe Allgood, Brendan Moran and Cade McCubbin hoist the Class 2A State Championship trophy inside Hancock Stadium in Bloomington on Friday after defeating Athens 28-3. This is the third time in school history the Wildcats have won a state champion but the first they knocked off three undefeated teams in order to get there.

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Photo by Alyssa Ohlund.