Buckingham Co. - Today's high school Team of the Week is Buckingham County football. The Knights upset Dan River 15-6 on the road Friday night to advance to region semifinal action this weekend. Buckingham will host Gate City this Saturday afternoon at 2. Kenneth Johnson scored both Knights' touchdowns last week with the defense getting a late safety to seal the deal. Buckingham playing some of its best football at the perfect time, now 9-and-3 on the season. And with Gate City, a seven seed, knocking off 2 seed Union, Buckingham gets homefield advantage Saturday.
Craig Gill, BUCKINGHAM CO. HEAD COACH, said "I've been coaching 38 years. This team made more improvement than any team ever from the beginning to the end. And they believed they could win, that's half of it right there."