Results for Best Rivalry 2013
This heated rivalry known as "The Civil War" has been fairly balanced over the years. The annual matchup between crosstown rivals was suspended for a period around 1950 due to fights associated with the game.
This rivalry is called the Battle of the Bell - employing a bell which came from an old passenger train, that used to transport fans to the game each year. These towns are just eight miles apart.
The biggest rivalry in Sussex County and the oldest rivalry game in the state, Seaford and Laurel have played each other since 1936. The heated rivalry game was canceled in 2001 due to concerns over threats of violence.
St. Mark's and Salesianum, the two biggest Catholic schools in Delaware, have met in The Big Game every year since 1972. Regardless of the teams' records, they always play in front of a sellout crowd and in a championship-like atmosphere.
This rivalry is know as The Cannon Game - with the winner receiving a traveling trophy consisting of a miniature toy cannon mounted on a block of wood. The cannon actually did shoot, but it has been sealed since an unauthorized person shot ...