Published 12:00 am Tuesday, November 30, 2004
Special to the Reporter
Two former Thompson Warriors will compete in NCAA conference championship games Saturday as
freshmen football players.
Tony Bell, a defensive
back for the Auburn Tigers, and Alonzo Barrett, a defensive
end for the Colorado Buffaloes, are headed to their respective conference championsihip
games this weekend in Atlanta (SEC) and Kansas City, Missouri (Big 12).
Bell has been a stand-out for Auburn’s special teams while Barrett
has made his way into the Buffaloes’ defensive line
rotation, having a break-out game against the University of North Texas where he had six tackles (five solo and a sack) and was named by the Colorado coaching staff as Defensive Player of the Game for his efforts