Results for Top Rivalry 2012

A
Total Votes: 2,545
Dover
Dover, Ohio
VS
New Philadelphia
New Philadelphia, Ohio

The second-oldest rivalry in Ohio, Dover and New Philadelphia have been beating up on each other since 1896. The all-time record between these two bitter rivals is 49-47-2, with Dover leading. The two schools are only separated by three miles.

B
Total Votes: 9,478
St. Ignatius
Cleveland, Ohio
VS
St. Edward
Lakewood, Ohio

Commonly referred to as the Holy War, these teams have been battling since 1952, marking this year as their 50th all-time meeting. St. Ignatius leads the all-time record of 27-22-1.

C
Total Votes: 12,768
Washington
Massillon, Ohio
VS
McKinley
Canton, Ohio

Massillon-McKinley is the oldest rivalry in the state of Ohio. These teams have played every year since 1894 and the game has received national attention over the years as the best rivalry in all of high school football. Washington (Massillon) currently controls the series 65-52-5.