While most of the area is gearing up for basketball season, there are nine football teams still practicing in preparation for state semifinals or finals this weekend. In Maryland, Wise and Quince Orchard are preparing for their 4A state final rematch, while Damascus and Gwynn Park will clash for the 2A state crown. In Virginia Class 6, Westfield hosts Woodbridge in the state semifinals. In Virginia Class 5, Tuscarora will welcome Stafford in the semifinals. In the District of Columbia State Athletic Association Class AA final, Friendship Collegiate faces Turkey Bowl champion Ballou. As the postseason nears its end, Gwynn Park, Ballou and DCSAA Class A champion Theodore Roosevelt debut in this week’s rankings.