Raphael Semmes Wins Quarterfinal Poll #3; Final Quarterfinal Poll Posted
Rear Admiral Raphael Semmes, famed Captain of the CSS Alabamaand Sumter, won this past week's quarterfinal poll against John M. Brooke. Semmes received a decisive 15 votes to Brooke's 2. The final quarterfinal poll is posted, squaring Matthew F. Maury against Thomas Lockwood. After the final quarterfinal poll is completed, we will begin the exciting semifinal polls with the remaining four winners from previous polls.