Three-Year Plan

3-16 9-1Colonial Forge's record its first two varsity

seasonsColonial Forge's record this season

In its third season as a varsity program, Colonial Forge has made a remarkable turnaround. It is especially evident in the Eagles' performance against Culpeper, their opponent tonight in the AAA Division 5 Northwestern Region semifinals. In 2000 and 2001, Culpeper defeated Colonial Forge, 56-7 and 45-0, respectively. Last week the Eagles capped a 9-1 regular season with a 21-17 victory over the Blue Devils.

Something's Got to Give

51.6 10.5Points per game scored by William CampbellPoints per game allowed by Manassas ParkManassas Park (10-1) has shut out three teams this season and allowed more than two touchdowns in a game just once. But the Cougars will have their hands full against William Campbell (11-0). The Dogwood District champions attack with a no-huddle, run-and-shoot offense led by senior quarterback Shea Boyd, who has thrown for more than 2,000 yards for three straight seasons.

'D' Is the Key

25 25Points allowed by Edison in loss to West PotomacPoints allowed by Edison in other nine gamesEdison (9-1) has won eight straight games since losing to West Potomac, 25-21, on Sept. 13. The Eagles have shut out five teams in those eight contests, while scoring 30 points per game. Tonight Edison faces South Lakes (7-3), a team that averages 22.6 points per game.