Results for Top Rivalry 2012

A
Total Votes: 240
Caledonia-Mumford
Caledonia, N.Y.
VS
Le Roy
Le Roy, N.Y.

This matchup is considered to be the state's best small-town football rivalry, and has existed for 112 years. One former Cal-Mum player, Dan Whiteside, says the annual game gets more attention than a state title win.

B
Total Votes: 6,145
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: 1,059
Utica Proctor
Utica, N.Y.
VS
Rome Free Academy
Rome, N.Y.

In effect since 1891, this rivalry is described as intense as the Yankees versus the Red Sox. The duo participates in the Great American Rivalry Series, featuring the nation's best high school football teams.