Pigskin Picks

Both of tonight’s DIAA football semifinal matchups are rematches of showdowns that decided the Henlopen Conference division titles.

This times, though, the stakes are higher, with berths in the Division I and II state title games on the line for Sussex Central and Dover as well as Woodbridge and Dover.

Here’s our predictions for this weekend’s games:

Andy Walter, Delaware State News: 90-31
Tim Mastro, Delaware State News: 93-28
Ben Heck, Milford Chronicle: 83-38
Glenn Frazer, Delaware Radio 105.9-FM: 93-28
Matt Pencek, WBOC-TV: 89-32
Tonight’s high school games.
Games start at 7:30 p.m.
Division I semifinals, Sussex Central (10-1) at Dover (9-1)
Once again Central’s immovable defense squares off with Dover’s unstoppable offense
AW: Central, 21-14; TM: Central, 21-7; BH: Central, 27-13; GF: Central, 20-14; MP: Dover, 35-34.
Division II semifinals, Delmar (10-1) at Woodbridge (9-2)
The Blue Raiders will try to knock off the Wildcats for the second time in three weeks.
AW: Wood, 28-22; TM: Wood, 28-24; BH: Delmar, 35-31; GF: Wood, 27-24; MP: Wood, 28-27.
Saturday’s College game
NCAA FCS first round, Delaware (7-4) at James Madison (8-3), 3 p.m.
The Hens are finally back in the NCAA FCS playoffs but staying there won’t be very easy.
AW: JMU, 35-7; TM: JMU, 38-14; BH: JMU, 38-21; GF: JMU, 30-20; MP: JMU, 35-17.

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