BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) -- Huntsville Alpha Omega is on to the TAPPS 6-Man Division II state championship game after beating New Braunfels Christian 58-57 at Allen Academy's Baker Field Friday afternoon.
The Lions trailed 37-22 at the half but a 57-yard Vanya Benson touchdown run with 3:36 to play gave them the lead for good.
Alpha Omega will face unbeaten Bulverde Bracken Christian, a 62-24 winner over Watauga Harvest today, for the state championship Thursday at 11 a.m. at Waco Midway's Panther Stadium.
Alpha Omega Academy is headed to its first state title game in school history. Lions come back to beat New Braunfels Christian 58-57. pic.twitter.com/BXoQzhA4gu— Josh Criswell (@joshccriswell) December 1, 2018