Despite a cold Thanksgiving morning, hundreds of faithful high school football fans braved the frigid temperatures for the 49th annual Turkey Bowl. See photos and video.
At this year’s annual Turkey Bowl game, H.D. Woodson High’s multiyear winning streak ended.
“Jaydan is a miracle. He’s my little blessing,” said Monique Nichols, the mother of Jaydan Stancil. He survived being hit in the head by a stray bullet back in October 2014.
It was the third-consecutive time the Dunbar Crimson Tide played in the D.C. championship game held at Eastern Senior High School near RFK Stadium. This year, Dunbar faced the Anacostia High School Indians.
Wilson High School lost its appeal to get back
into Thursday\’s Turkey Bowl football game, leaving
students to come to grips with the disappointment.
Controversy continues over a Thanksgiving Day
football tradition in the area.
Woodrow Wilson High School will be disqualified
from taking part in the prestigious Turkey Bowl,
played annually on Thanksgiving Day.
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