Valley vs. Dowling Catholic (2018)

Game information

Home Team: Dowling Catholic

Away Team: Valley High

Date And Time: 08/31/2018 8:30 pm

Location: Dowling Catholic

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In front of 10,000 fans each season, this Iowa rivalry that was first played in 1968, meaning this year is the 50th anniversary of this classic rivalry.

Dowling Catholic won last season’s meeting in dominant fashion, 42-7, over Valley, and the Tigers will be looking to rectify that result this season. Only one team will be able to win in year 50 of the rivalry. Which one will it be?


Dowling Catholic :6

Valley High :20

Game Summary

With a 20-6 victory over Dowling Catholic on Friday Night, the Valley High Tigers move to 2-0 on the season, having established themselves as the team to beat in Class 4A in Iowa. The Maroons from Dowling Catholic move to 1-1 with the loss, still a force to be reckoned with moving forward. Friday night’s matchup was a historic one, being the 50th meeting between these two bitter rivals. Valley’s Jon Shaner booked his place in the history of this rivalry, leading the Valley defense and making a crucial interception that led to Valley wrapping the game up. Valley’s defense looks a force to be reckoned with moving forward.


Valley High (IA)

Jon Shaner

Scholar Athletes

Dowling Catholic

Ryan Adam

Valley High

Nathan Williams

Hall Of Fame

Dowling Catholic

Valley High

Jake Lewton