Pigskin Picks

Andy Walter, Delaware State News: 33-11

Tim Mastro, Delaware State News: 37-7

Craig Anderson, Delaware State News: 31-13

Jeff Mitchell, Sussex Post/Milford Chronicle: 35-9

Scott Abraham, WBOC-TV: 41-3

High school


Seaford (0-3) at Indian River (0-3), 5:30 p.m.

One of the two scuffling squads will be thrilled to finally get their first win of the season.

AW: IR, 33-6; TM: IR, 31-13; CA: IR, 31-7; JM: IR, 21-6; SA: IR, 30-6.

St. Georges (2-1) at Caesar Rodney (1-2), 6:30 p.m.

CR is coming off its first victory but now has to face a St. Georges program that is 48-10 since 2010.

AW: SG, 32-24; TM: CR, 38-21; CA: CR, 24-20; JM: CR, 28-27; SA: SG, 28-21.

Polytech (0-3) at Cape Henlopen (2-1), 6:30 p.m.

The Vikings want to build some momentum as they dive into their Henlopen Northern Division schedule.

AW: Cape, 48-6; TM: Cape, 42-6; CA: Cape, 38-7; JM: Cape, 54-0; SA: Cape, 34-6.

Lake Forest (1-2) at Woodbridge (2-1), 6:30 p.m.

Two squads that are Henlopen South contenders open their division schedules against each other.

AW: Lake, 34-28; TM: Lake, 36-24; CA: Lake, 29-23; JM: Lake, 27-13; SA: Lake, 26-14.


Games start at 7:30 p.m.

Smyrna (2-1) at Dover (2-1)

Smyrna is 0-8 vs. Dover since 2007 but Senators have to stop an Eagle squad averaging 58 pts a game.

AW: Dov, 46-42; TM: Smy, 56-42; CA: Smy, 44-30; JM: Smy, 42-28; SA: Smy, 45-41.

Sussex Tech (3-0) at Sussex Central (1-2)

The Ravens look to stay undefeated while handing the crosstown rival Knights their third straight loss.

AW: Tech, 35-12; TM: ST, 34-21; CA: Tech, 27-7; JM: Tech, 28-13; SA: Tech, 28-16.

Delmar (0-3) at Laurel (1-2)

Either the Wildcats or Bulldogs will get their season on track with a Henlopen South victory.

AW: Lau, 24-21; TM: Del, 29-28; CA: Del, 14-11; JM: Del, 20-13; SA: Del, 31-26.


Milford (2-1) at Conrad (3-0), 1:30 p.m.

The Buccaneers hit the road to challenge the unbeaten Redskins on their Homecoming day.

AW: Con, 22-20; TM: Con, 16-13; CA: Mil, 30-14; JM: Con, 28-14; SA: Con, 27-21.


Southern Virginia (0-2, 0-3) at Wesley (2-0, 3-0), 1 p.m.

After pulling out a tough one-point win last week, Wesley faces much easier task vs. struggling Knights.

AW: Wes, 56-6; TM: Wes, 42-14; CA: Wes, 51-14; JM: Wes, 38-7; SA: Wes, 61-7.

Morgan State (1-0, 1-2) at Delaware State (0-0, 0-3), 2 p.m.

Hornets hope last week’s open date gave them a chance to get some things straightened out.

AW: Morg, 27-21; TM: Morg, 34-14; CA: DSU, 21-17; JM: Morg, 31-14; SA: Morg, 28-12.

William & Mary (1-0, 2-1) at Delaware (0-1, 1-3), 7:30 p.m.

Beating the Tribe is usually not an easy task for the Blue Hens and this year should be no different.

AW: WM, 24-14; TM: WM, 28-21; CA: WM, 33-27; JM: WM, 24-10; SA: WM, 20-17.




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