Home Team: Piqua
Away Team: Troy
Date And Time: 10/26/2018 7:00 pm
Location: Alexander Stadium
This week’s meeting between the Troy High School Trojans and the Piqua High School Indians marks the 134th time the teams have played on another. After Piqua’s 32-6 loss to Troy in 2017, the Indians hope to put a dent in the Trojans’ so far successful 8-1 season. Troy comes into the game as a top 40 team in a Ohio and an undefeated conference record.
Friday night marked the 134th time these two Ohio powers have met in what has become one of the best rivalries in the nation. The game quickly turned into a defensive battle, with neither team willing to give the other any room to maneuver offensively. The Piqua Indians struck first offensively with a touchdown on 4th and goal but missed the 2-point conversion. This would prove fatal. Piqua fumbled the ball late in the 4th quarter, allowing Troy to drive down the field and score a touchdown. The kicked the extra point for the 7-6 lead, which they held for the win.