The two teams have district ties.
They don’t have any ties within the region, for football or volleyball.
But when Marion County comes up on the schedule, bad blood is to be expected.
Football Head Coach Eric Sagrecy, who played in the rivalry from 1997-2000, thinks that the biggest appeal to these games is that his athletes are always ready to compete.
“The kids are always prepared for those games,” Sagrecy said. “That always makes them a lot of fun, I think on both sides.”
If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Springfield Sun, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.
Click the question mark below to see where your account ID appears on your mailing label.