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Herald high school football scoreboard — Week 5

Fuqua 42, Portsmouth Christian 28 – Final

In a battle between the varsity football teams ranked in the top two for Division III of the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association on Friday, Fuqua School showed why it is No. 1, demonstrating poise after falling behind 28-20 to host Portsmouth Christian School by coming back to secure a 42-28 victory.

Buckingham 45, Bluestone 6 – Final

Buckingham County High School’s varsity football team jumped out to an early lead against host Bluestone High School for a 45-6 victory that improved the Knights to 3-1 on the season and 2-1 in the James River District.

Central Lunenburg 47, Cumberland 0 – Final

Cumberland County High School’s varsity football team trailed only 6-0 after the first quarter Friday night, but host Central Lunenburg High School put together a dominant second quarter to build a 40-0 halftime lead, going on to win 47-0.