News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 8, 2013

Thompson going into Indiana High School Football Hall of Fame

Staff Report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Former Terre Haute North High School standout Anthony Thompson is the newest member of the Indiana High School Football Hall of Fame.

Thompson’s induction will be June 20 at the Country Club of Terre Haute. Contact Terre Haute North at (812) 462-4312 for more information on the ceremony.

Thompson is a 1986 North graduate and was named an All-American for his 1985 season. He is the Patriots’ career leader in rushing yards (3,816), carries (505) and touchdowns (36).

Thompson was runner-up for the Heisman Trophy in 1989 and is still Indiana University’s career leader in rushing yards, carries, points and touchdowns.