WATCH: Springfield community sends Tigers off to state championship game

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Hundreds turned out to wish the football team luck

NEW MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The Springfield Tigers play for a state championship Friday but Thursday night, the team got together for dinner in the high school cafeteria.

Then, the Tigers’ biggest — and loudest — supporters gave the team a grand sendoff. Hundreds turned out to wish them luck.

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