Results for Best Rivalry 2013

A
Total Votes: 17,176
Brookfield
Brookfield, Mo.
VS
Marceline
Marceline, Mo.

A 30-pound brass bell has been awarded to the winner of this game since 1937, although the series dates back to Oct. 23, 1909. Nine miles of farm fields separate Brookfield and Marceline, but the entire area nearly rioted in 2004 when the B...

B
Total Votes: 64
Hickman
Columbia, Mo.
VS
Jefferson City
Jefferson City, Mo.

Columbia and Jefferson City are the hubs of central Missouri - the two biggest cities, one is the home of the state's flagship university and the other the home of the state government. Throw in the fact that Jefferson City was arguably the...

C
Total Votes: 2,847
Kirkwood
Kirkwood, Mo.
VS
Webster Groves
Webster Groves, Mo.

This is believed to be the longest-running Thanksgiving game west of the Mississippi, the series dating back to 1898 and the Thanksgiving tradition starting in 1907. If either team is still alive in the playoffs at Thanksgiving, then the sc...

D
Total Votes: 1,527
Ozark
Ozark, Mo.
VS
Nixa
Nixa, Mo.

Although it's a fairly new rivalry, dating back only 26 years, this "Backyard Brawl" has a rich tradition of regular and postseason games, such as last year's 28-21 Ozark win in the third round of the Class 5 playoffs. "Until you live it yo...

E
Total Votes: 30
Rockhurst
Kansas City, Mo.
VS
Blue Springs
Blue Springs, Mo.

When the Hawklets and Wildcats meet each regular season it is often Kansas City's biggest high school football showdown - and not just because these two programs are often nationally ranked in the Top 50. It's also usually a playoff preview...

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