Results for Best Rivalry 2013

A
Total Votes: 15
Lower Merion
Ardmore, Pa.
VS
Radnor
Radnor, Pa.

This will be the 117th meeting between the two Main Line public schools. Lower Merion's Aces won the first game 10-7 in 1897 and lead the series 56-49-11. In 1943, Life magazine published a photo of the game. While Kobe Bryant played basket...

B
Total Votes: 8
Northeast
Philadelphia, Pa.
VS
Central
Philadelphia, Pa.

The teams now meet twice a season, but the battle for the Wooden Horse, traditionally a game on or near Thanksgiving, has been played since 1892. Former Green Bay Packers cornerback Herb Adderly played for Northeast while Bill Cosby attende...

C
Total Votes: 1,046
Pottsville Area
Pottsville, Pa.
VS
Reading
Reading, Pa.

This rivalry goes back to 1893, and is one of Pennsylvania's longest on record. The two teams, separated by 34 miles, compete for the "Lump of Coal" trophy each year. The all-time record goes to Pottsville Area, 46-38-8.

D
Total Votes: 17
Upper Darby
Drexel Hill, Pa.
VS
Haverford High
Haverford, Pa.

The Darby and Haverford rivalry is one of the oldest rivalry games taking place on Thanksgiving Day. The game has been played since 1921 and the all-time record has Upper Darby with a slight edge of 41-39-6.

E
Total Votes: 28
William Penn Charter
Philadelphia, Pa.
VS
Germantown Academy
Fort Washington, Pa.

This is the nation's longest uninterrupted rivalry among prep schools in high school football history. The annual game dates back to 1887 and is currently the main event in a daylong schedule of athletic events that also includes soccer, cr...

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