Michael Harris

Dunbar football reaches its 19th state semifinal with 48-0 win over Reginald Lewis

Dunbar football reaches its 19th state semifinal with 48-0 win over Reginald Lewis

Dunbar defensive lineman Dwayne Johnson Jr. said he likes to eat “everything” for Thanksgiving dinner — “turkey, banana pudding, you name it.”

But once again this year, Johnson’s Poets will have something else to do on Thursday. They’ll be practicing first thing in the morning as they prepare for next weekend’s state semifinals.

The No. 7 Poets rolled over Reginald Lewis, 48-0, Friday night at Mervo for the Class 1A North regional championship. The defensive line played a smothering game. Alfonzo Graham, a running back-defensive back, returned two of his three interceptions for touchdowns and also ran for two. Quarterback Jared Lewis factored...

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