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Fishburne and North Cross traded the lead five times on Thursday in Roanoke, but it was Fishburne that emerged victorious by a 7-3 final.
The defending VIC Division II champions played as they should at home on Monday night, topping Fishburne’s Caissons 70-59.
The Fishburne Military School golf team finished the regular season on Monday with a third-place finish at the VIC Tournament at London Down Golf Club in Lynchburg.
Fishburne trailed 14-0 at the half and 20-7 after three quarters, but the Caissons made a game of it in the fourth quarter before falling to North Cross, 27-21, in the Virginia Independent Schools state football semifinals. The loss brings to an end the most successful season in FMS school history. The last time Fishburne had started 8-0 in football was 1913.
Fishburne, off to its first 8-0 start in football since 1913, will host North Cross in a state semifinal playoff game in Waynesboro on Saturday, Nov. 10. Kickoff is at noon for the playoff game at Fishburne Military School. FMS is the #2 seed in the Virginia Independent Schools state playoffs. North Cross is the #3 seed.
The Fishburne Military School football team has clinched a 2013 Virginia Independent Schools playoff berth. The Caissons, 8-0 after their 28-21 win over Hargrave on Friday, will play in the semifinal round the weekend of Nov. 8-9. FMS is one of four teams to clinch a playoff spot. Virginia Episcopal, North Cross and Fredericksburg Christian have also clinched spots.