River Rivalry Renewed

The Mid Ohio Valley's oldest sports rivalry will be played out again on Friday.

The Marietta Tigers are hosting the Parkersburg High Big Reds with a 7 o'clock kickoff at Don Drumm Stadium.

It's the 112th meeting on the football field. These 2 teams have met on and off since 1902. Over the years, Parkersburg has had the better of the series with a 77-28-6 record

Marietta wins last year's matchup in a hard fought battle 27-20

The Big Reds come in with a 1-3 record, while the Tigers are 3-1

This game will be the first telecast of a high school game this in our Football Frenzy Overtime series

You can see 2 replays of the game on WOVA FOX-Parkersburg. The first showing is Friday at 11:30pm. The second showing is Sunday morning at 9:30am

Jim Wharton and Mike Hayden will bring you all the action of this great rivalry matchup, with Brian Knost reporting along the sidelines. Plus at halftime we'll feature both the Big Reds Marching Band and Marietta's Wall of Sound



 
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