Is there anything better than a high school football rivalry?
My answer is NO!
Since April, our partners at the Great American Rivalry Series have been asking high school football fans in Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, Ohio, Rhode Island and West Virginia to vote for their favorite high school football rivalry.
On Wednesday, the organization began announcing the winners. We’ll be updating the list below, and starting Friday, we’ll post vignettes on each winner.
TR Miller vs. WS Neal
Stonington (Connecticut) vs. Westerly (Rhode Island)
Lowndes vs. Valdosta
Dupont vs. Male
Jesuit vs. Holy Cross
Fort Hill vs. Allegany
Brother Rice vs. Detroit Catholic Central
Forest vs. Morton
Easton (Pennsylvania) vs. Phillipsburg (New Jersey)
Cumberland vs. Woonsocket
Bluefield (West Virginia) vs. Graham (Virginia)
The Great American Rivalry Series®, now in its 17th year, shines the spotlight on top high school football rivalries across the nation. Since 2004, the Series has covered 937 elite high school football rivalry games across 44 states, highlighting exceptional athletes, hometown pride and decades of competition. The Series will attend its 1000th game in 2020.