It’s been a quarter-century since Abraham Lincoln beat Father Judge in their Thanksgiving Day football rivalry, and it’s hard to see the Railsplitters ending that skid any time soon.
WHERE: Abraham Lincoln High School WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 27, 10 a.m. LAST YEAR: Judge, 39-0 JUDGE LEADS SERIES: 35-3-1
By all accounts, Father Judge was hanging in there with one of the state’s best teams.
Zack Carroll found himself in unfamiliar territory.
Taking a look at Father Judge soccer goalie Mark Pohl, it’s not uncommon to wonder if he should instead be suiting up for Mike McKay’s Crusader football team.
A Father Judge High School freshman, seemingly on track to be a superstar football player, is facing charges as an adult in the murder of teenager Aisha Abdur-Rahman.
If players from both Northeast and Father Judge compared notes before their football game Friday night at Charles Martin Stadium, the teams probably would have discovered they had a lot in common.
With Week 1 of the high school football season kicking off this weekend, here’s a closer look at the seven Northeast-area programs:
Before getting to the blazing speed that made him a two-way sensation as a Father Judge sophomore, as well as the God-given football skills that already have him on the radar of a Big Ten program, we must first talk about that name: