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New London cheers for nation's oldest high school football rivalry

By Sean D. Elliot

Publication: theday.com

Published November 27. 2013 3:00PM   Updated November 27. 2013 11:07PM

New London - Members of the senior class at New London High School gathered at center court at the start of a pep rally Wednesday for their football team's Thanksgiving Day rivalry game with Norwich Free Academy. New London and NFA, the oldest high school football rivalry in the nation, face-off Thursday morning in Norwich.

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