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High school football championships to be decided Saturday

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Delaware Public Media
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State titles in high school football are on the line Saturday in Newark.

The Division I championship game pits Hodgson against Middletown.

Hodgson looks to cap off an undefeated season and earn its first ever Division One crown.  The Silver Eagles are 11-0 heading into the 1 p.m. kick-off at Delaware Stadium.

Middletown is 10-1 and seeking its 4th Division I title, but first since 2012.

The two met in September – with Hodgson winning 35-14.

The Division II title is up for grabs at 6 p.m. Saturday night when Woodbridge and Howard square off at Delaware Stadium.

Both teams are 11-1.

Woodbridge is looking to earn its second straight state championship.   

Howard is looking for its second Division II crown. It’s other came in 2015.

Tom Byrne has been a fixture covering news in Delaware for nearly three decades. He joined Delaware Public Media in 2010 as our first news director and has guided the news team ever since. When he's not covering the news, he can be found reading history or pursuing his love of all things athletic.