Football Friday Night…Part 2

Last night the defending state champion TWHS Girls Field Hockey team beat rival Upper Arlington 2-1 with three freshman starters and their returning top scorer out with injury.  Watch out for the Lady Cardinals again this year!

This Friday night is the annual football game between our two comprehensive high schools.  Worthington Kilbourne High School opened in the fall of 1991 and the two schools did not play in the regular season for the first 15 years.  OCC expansion led to the teams playing and since then this game has become a big deal in Worthington.

As someone who grew-up on the west side of the district, and now lives on the east side of the district, I dislike how intense the competition can become.  It’s important to remember that we are one school district, with common goals, and a unified purpose.  But, it’s also fun to see both of our teams on the field at the same time.  The stands filled with blue and black on one side and with red and white on the other side. 

As long as everyone, adults and students, behave, both teams will give maximum effort and it will be an excellent night.  This year the game is at Thomas Worthington and there are numerous events planned.  It should be a great night to be associated with Worthington Schools! 

“Community Night” and “Worthington Youth Boosters Football Night”

August 31, 2012

Football Friday Night

Worthington Kilbourne High School

at

Thomas Worthington High School 

WYB Punt, Pass and Kick Competition.

~4:30 PM: Punt, Pass and Kick participants arrive.

~4:45 PM to 5:30 PM: PPK Competition.

5:00 PM to 7:30 PM – “Taste of the     Town” (Sponsored by the TWHS PTO)

Bands Playing, DJ Music, Cheerleaders Painting Faces and Good Food!

~ Food Vendors:  Graeter’s Ice Cream, Cluckwagon, Green Meanie Food Truck, Dan’s Deli, Crepes A La Carte

&

“Friday Night Tailgate Bash”

Sponsor:  NBC4 and Raising Cane’s Chicken

Hosted by: Jerod Smalley and Jym Ganahl

Jerod and Jym will be doing a live broadcast of the local weather and news from the grounds at The Dow Nelson Sports Complex.

 ~ Special guest: The Ohio Army National Guard

~ Obstacle Course by United Health

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Special Recognition:

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM ~ Hospitality Tent for all of our Sponsors who made the scoreboard a reality!

            Gwynn Vaughan Insurance Agency

            McDonalds

            Sam’s Club

            Susan R. Tikson D.D.S.

            The Cady & Capuano Team HER Real Living

            The Columbus Photo Booth Company

            The Tutoring Center Columbus

            TJM Worthington Periodontal Specialist

            Buckeye Heating and Cooling

            OSU Medical Center

            Tansky Sawmill Toyota          

            Tilton’s Automotive service

7:00 PM ~ All Worthington Youth Booster Football Players and Cheerleaders will be announced and recognized on the field!

7:15 PM ~ “Coin Toss”  The captains of the 1992 Thomas Worthington High School and Worthington Kilbourne Football Teams along with their head coaches will be performing the coin toss.

7:30 PM ~ “Kick Off” 

8:15ish PM ~ Halftime recognition of all scoreboard sponsors.

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