SALEM, Va. (WDBJ7) The defending 4A state champions Salem Spartans hosted Dominion Satruday for a spot in the title game next week.
Tied at 7 in the second quarter, Salem took its first lead of the game. Noah Beckley found Vincent Pinello who crunched a defender to get across the goal line for a 9-yard touchdown. Spartans went up 14-7 and would not lose its lead.
Then just before the half, Beckley found a wide open Viante Tucker in the endzone for his second TD of the game. Salem went into the half leading 21-7.
On the Spartans' first drive of the third quarter, they get into the endzone again. Riley Fox did the honors and pushed it through from a yard out.
Ahead to the fourth, 28-14 now, the Spartans kept a good cushion. Beckley went deep and found Tucker for this third touchdown of the game
Salem, cruises back to the State Title game, beating Dominion 38-22.