Venice is one of 32 teams left standing as we head into this week's state semifinals [Joshua Wilson/FloridaHSFootball.com]

STATE SEMIFINAL PLAYOFF PREDICTIONS

These predictions are from FloridaHSFootball.com Publisher Joshua Wilson. He will make predictions every week during the FHSAA State Series playoffs for all games being played in all eight classifications. Got a bone to pick? Leave a comment below in the comments section.

HOW DID JOSH DO?

Last week I went 26-6 overall in predicting last week’s regional finals is now 161-31 overall in the playoffs which equates to an 83.9% winning percentage. Here is the class by class breakdown for last week:

8A: 2-2
7A: 4-0
6A: 3-1
5A: 2-2
4A: 4-0
3A: 4-0
2A: 4-0
1A: 3-1

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CLASS 8A

Venice 10 over Columbus
Apopka 6 over Treasure Coast

CLASS 7A

St. Thomas Aquinas 17 over Buchholz
Tampa Bay Tech 3 over Lake Gibson

CLASS 6A

Tampa Jesuit 1 over Miami Northwestern
Pine Forest 7 over Jones

CLASS 5A

Merritt Island 14 over Sebring
Miami Central 24 over Baker County

CLASS 4A

Cocoa 10 over Bolles
Cardinal Gibbons 16 over Lakewood

CLASS 3A

Chaminade-Madonna 20 over Florida High
Berkeley Prep 3 over Lakeland Christian

CLASS 2A

Trinity Christian 3 over Orlando Christian Prep
Champagnat Catholic 13 over First Baptist (Naples)

CLASS 1A

Hawthorne 20 over Chipley
Madison County 17 over Chiefland