Week 5: Pigskin Picks

Andy Walter, Delaware State News: 35-19
Tim Mastro, Delaware State News: 36-18
Ben Heck, Delaware State News: 38-16
Glenn Frazer, Radio 105.9-FM: 40-14
Zach Parnes, WBOC-TV: 35-19
High school
Tonight’s games.
Games start at 7 p.m.
Dover (1-0, 2-2) at Milford (0-2, 2-2)

Bucs aim to slow down a Senator squad that has scored 113 points in its last two games.
AW: Dover, 44-13; TM: Dover, 42-14; BH: Dover, 34-17; GF: Dover, 49-14; ZP: Dover, 24-13.
Sussex Tech (1-0, 2-2) at Smyrna (1-0, 2-2)
This showdown could end up having big consequences in the Henlopen North race.
AW: Smyrna, 22-18; TM: Smyrna, 28-14; BH: Smyrna, 30-14; GF: Smyrna, 24-6; ZP: Smyrna, 21-17.
Polytech (0-1, 1-3) at Sussex Central (1-1, 3-1)
The Panthers take an eight-game North losing streak to Georgetown to face the Knights.
AW: Central, 42-6; TM: Central, 42-6; BH: Central, 38-10; GF: Central, 40-13; ZP: Central, 45-9.
Delaware Military (3-1) at Cape Henlopen (1-3)
Cape Henlopen would love to get a win on homecoming but DMA won’t make it easy.
AW: DMA, 27-14; TM: Cape, 21-17; BH: DMA, 31-13; GF: Cape, 21-17; ZP: DMA, 33-17.
Archmere (4-0) at Woodbridge (4-0)
It figures to be an emotional night in Bridgeville as Raiders remember QB Troy Haynes.
AW: Wood, 35-14; TM: Wood, 34-21; BH: Wood, 34-20; GF: Wood, 24-14 ; ZP: Wood, 24-14.
Washington, Md. (0-2) at Seaford (0-3)
Blue Jays could make a tough season a little brighter if they get a homecoming victory.
AW: Seaford, 8-6; TM: Seaford, 13-7; BH: Seaford, 17-10; GF: Seaford, 28-10; ZP: Wash, 27-10.
Caesar Rodney (1-3) at Middletown (3-1), 7:30 p.m.
The Riders don’t get any breaks in their last non-conference game of the season.
AW: M-town, 33-8; TM: M-twon, 35-17; BH: M-town, 27-20; GF: M-town, 35-21; ZP: M-town, 23-20.
St. Elizabeth (1-3) at Laurel (1-3), 7:30 p.m.
After getting their first win last week, the Bulldogs would love to make it two in a row.
AW: Laurel, 20-12; TM: SE 28-21; BH: SE, 20-13; GF: Laurel, 22-13; ZP: Laurel, 12-10.
Saturday’s games
Indian River (1-0, 1-3) at Lake Forest (0-0, 4-0), noon

Unbeaten Spartans look to keep rolling along as they celebrate their homecoming.
AW: Lake, 42-8; TM: Lake, 35-10; BH: Lake, 35-10; GF: Lake, 40-20; ZP: Lake, 24-0.
Wilmington Friends (2-2) at Delmar (3-1), 7 p.m.
Wildcats aiming to be the third straight Henlopen South squad to down the Quakers.
AW: Delmar, 24-14; TM: Delmar, 28-20; BH: Delmar, 31-24; GF: Delmar, 24-20; ZP: Delmar, 28-24.
Rowan (0-0, 0-3) at Wesley (0-0, 3-0), 1 p.m.

Profs are better than their record but Wesley has had two weeks to prepare for this one.
AW: Wesley, 24-10; TM: Wesley, 17-10; BH: Wesley, 28-10; GF: Wesley, 37-13; ZP: Wesley, 43-17.
South Carolina State (0-0, 2-1) at Delaware State (0-2, 1-3), 7 p.m.
After losing twice in five days, DSU has had a little extra time to get ready for Bulldogs.
AW: SC, 34-17; TM: SC, 30-14; BH: SC, 21-17; GF: SC, 31-21; ZP: SC, 42-30.

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