LC Bird will chase third title after topping Salem in semi's

LC Bird tops Salem in state semifinals

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (WWBT) - The LC Bird football team beat Salem 21-13 Saturday in the 5A state semifinals.

With the win the Skyhawks advance to their third straight state championship game.  LC Bird has won back-to-back state championships.

The Skyhawks were led by quarterback Jalen Elliot who rushed for all three of Bird's touchdowns.

This was a rematch of the state semi-final last year that LC Bird won 7-3.

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