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Thomas Dale falls, Petersburg advances in Saturday playoff action

CHESTER, VA (WWBT) -

 Two local high school football teams in playoff action on Saturday afternoon, but only one advanced.

Thomas Dale could not overcome a 25 point deficit, and fell to Colonial Forge, 38-28, in the second round of the 6A South playoffs. The Knights' season ends at 9-3.

Meanwhile, Petersburg rolled to a 56-16 victory over Poquoson in the 3A East bracket. The 12th seeded Crimson Wave pulled off their second upset in convincing fashion, never trailing and holding a 42-10 lead at halftime. The Wave have won three in a row and now meet unbeaten and top-seeded Lafayette at 2:00pm on Saturday. 

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