Football: Crosstown rivals Flames and Tigers meet in one last preseason showdown
Lodi High School’s Grant Ereth, left, and the Flames will take on Tokay High School’s Samuele Lewis, right, and the Tigers at the Grape Bowl tonight. The two city rivals will play in a non-league showdown for the final time, as they will join the same league next year.
- 42nd city showdown
What: Tokay vs. Lodi
When/where: Today, 7 p.m., Grape Bowl
- Attendance note
Tokay, the home team, is encouraging Tigers fans to enter at the Stockton Street entrance.
Lodi, the visiting team, is encouraging Flames fans to use the northeast parking lot (adjacent to Lawrence School) behind the stadium and enter at the northeast entrance.
Posted: Friday, September 27, 2013 12:00 am
Longtime friends take the field against one another, with school pride and year-long bragging rights on the line. “This is the city Super Bowl,” Tokay High receiver Allen Ward said.
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Friday, September 27, 2013 12:00 am.