Results for Best Rivalry 2013

A
Total Votes: 473
Cony
Augusta, Maine
VS
Gardiner
Gardiner, Maine

The annual Cony-Gardiner matchup is one of Maine's biggest games each year. The rivalry celebrated its 136th game this fall. Each year, proceeds from the game go to the Harold Alfond Center for Cancer Cure. Cony leads the series 69-57-1...

B
Total Votes: 53,862
Fordham Prep
Bronx, N.Y.
VS
Xavier
New York, N.Y.

The oldest rivalry in the state, this matchup dates back to 1893. The first game was played in the dark and ended in a tie. The two schools go head-to-head in an annual Turkey Bowl.

C
Total Votes: 343
Lebanon
Lebanon, N.H.
VS
Hanover
Hanover, N.H.

Division IV powerhouses, the Marauders and Raiders have a rivalry that dates back decades. As of late, the winner claims the coveted Principals Cup, an old maple sap bucket with maroon and white (colors both schools represent) chrysanthemum...

D
Total Votes: 57,478
Leominster
Leominster, Mass.
VS
Fitchburg
Fitchburg, Mass.

Representing neighboring towns in the North Central part of the state, the Blue Devils and Red Raiders have played on Thanksgiving 107 times. Overall, the series is remarkably competitive with Leominster winning 62 times, Fitchburg 58 times...

E
Total Votes: 142
Norwich Free Academy
Norwich, Conn.
VS
New London
New London, Conn.

This rivalry is so popular it's the subject of Brian Girasoli's book entitled "The Norwich Free Academy v. New London Football Rivalry". Widely regarded as the oldest high school football rivalry in the nation, Norwich Free and New London h...

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F
Total Votes: 1,907
St. Johnsbury Academy
St. Johnsbury, Vt.
VS
Lyndon Institute
Lyndon Center, Vt.

These teams have met 108 times since 1894 in a matchup known simply as The Game. St. Johnsbury holds a 58-44-6 advantage in the series.

G
Total Votes: 1,925
West Warwick
West Warick, R.I.
VS
Coventry
Coventry, R.I.

The schools are less than eight miles apart, and the rivalry has upheld every Thanksgiving Day. West Warwick leads the all time series 40-9-2, and are on a current 8 game winning streak, out scoring the Oakers 169-31. The schools battle eac...