Dinwiddie, Va. (WTVR) – On a night where the top seeds in the playoffs were upset, Dinwiddie was unable to avoid the bug as they fell at home to Hopewell, the three seed in the Division Five Regional Semifinals 47-28.
The Blue Devils are back in the Regional Final for the first time since winning the State Championship in 2004.
Hopewell would take a 14-7 lead in the first quarter on a halfback option pass to quarterback Octavius Taylor.
Generals running back Rasheed Goodwin would tie the game at 14 with an eight yard touchdown run.
Hopewell would score the final 13 points in the half to include a Reggie Butler seven yard touchdown pass to Shaheem Simpson to lead 27-14 at the half.