Results for Best Rivalry 2013

A
Total Votes: 232
Centerville
Centerville, Iowa
VS
Albia
Albia, Iowa

Known as the "Highway 5" game, this rivalry is more than 100 years old. This feud has been carried on from generation to generation, from grandparents to parents, and now to the active high school age players. Many of these athletes played...

B
Total Votes: 33
Des Moines East
Des Moines, Iowa
VS
Des Moines North
Des Moines, Iowa

For 108 consecutive years, these two schools have been six blocks away. These rivals have known each other all their lives. No one can really explain the fire behind this, but the state association believes that due to the proximity between...

C
Total Votes: 19,135
Greene County
Jefferson, Iowa
VS
Perry
Perry, Iowa

These teams first played in 1898j, when Perry was represented by the town's YMCA team. Since 1928 they have played for the Cowbell Traveling Trophy and Greene County holds a 53-28-2 lead. Miniature cowbells often are sold at fundraisers, wh...

D
Total Votes: 15,414
Monticello
Monticello, Iowa
VS
Anamosa
Anamosa, Iowa

These rivals battle for a Cowbell Traveling Trophy on the eastern end of the state. They first played in 1939 with Monticello holding a 42-28-3 advantage. They are just 10 miles apart and the gate receipts from their annual clash are close ...

E
Total Votes: 2,749
Valley
West Des Moines, Iowa
VS
Dowling Catholic
West Des Moines, Iowa

This rivalry is the biggest in the state for not just football, but every sport. These two schools have dominated the state in football, boys and girls basketball, and baseball and softball as well.

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