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Guide to the Weston Vs. Wayland Thanksgiving Day Football Game

As you get ready for the big Weston vs. Wayland Thanksgiving Day game, check out our handy "need to know" guide.

Guide to the Weston Vs. Wayland Thanksgiving Day Football Game

THE TEAMS

  • The Weston Wildcats (3-7, 0-3) started the season with three straight wins, but have struggled since. They're coming off a tough home loss to Boston Latin.
  • The Wayland Warriors (7-3, 3-0) will come into Thursday's game with a newly won Dual County League (Small) title to their name.

WHEN/WHERE

  • The game will be held at Wayland High School again this year, so that it can be held in Weston during its tercentennial in 2013.
  • Kickoff is 10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 22.

TRANSPORTATION

  • The Weston Wildcat Fan Bus will leave from the Weston High School cafeteria at 9:30 a.m. It's free of charge.

TICKETS

  • $6 if purchased today from the Wayland High School Athletic Office (by 3 p.m.) or Ye Olde Cottage in Weston by 2 p.m.
  • $8 at the gate for spectators in sixth grade and up.
  • Pop Warner players in their jerseys will receive free admission when accompanied by a paying adult.

FUNDRAISERS/CHARITIES

  • Class of 2013 Pancake Breakfast - The pancake breakfast will take place from 7 a.m.-9:30 a.m. at Weston High School. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors, and $30 for families of 5 or more.
  • Annual Powder Puff Game - This tradition will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 21 at 2 p.m. at the Wayland High School Stadium. Admission is $5 or free with two non-perishable food items. All proceeds benefit Parmenter Food Bank.

HISTORY

  • Wayland topped Weston in the 2011 game by a score of 22-20.
  • Weston last won the annual Turkey Day game in 2010, when the Wildcats topped the Warriors 28-21 in a game held at Weston High School.

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