The Turkey Bowl started in 1920 with the two Catholic high schools playing a game every year on Thanksgiving Day. The Calvert Hall/Loyola matchup is one of the oldest continuous Catholic prep-school rivalries in the United States.
Watch the game this Thursday on ABC2 @ 10 a.m. You can also view a LIVE STREAM of the game online or through the ABC2 News app for your mobile device.
About WMAR & Scripps
WMAR-TV was the nation's 11th (and Maryland's first) television station to sign on-the-air in 1947. The station has been the site of many technological breakthroughs: first with a color film processor for television news and production, and the first Zoom camera lens for film and tape cameras. WMAR is owned by the E.W. Scripps Company.
The E.W. Scripps Company is a diverse, 131-year-old media enterprise with interests in television stations, newspapers, local news and information Web sites, and content syndication.
The company's portfolio of locally focused media properties includes: 10 TV stations (six ABC affiliates, three NBC affiliates and one independent); daily and community newspapers in 13 markets and the Washington, D.C.-based Scripps Media Center, home of the Scripps Howard News Service; and United Media, the syndicator of approximately 150 features and comics.