Bristol Central goes against Bristol Eastern in annual Thanksgiving football game

BRISTOL, Conn. (WFSB) - In 1959 Bristol High School was split in two, creating Connecticut's newest football rivalry.Bristol Central and Bristol Ea...

November 26, 2022
2:40 AM

BRISTOL, Conn. (WFSB) - In 1959 Bristol High School was split in two, creating Connecticut's newest football rivalry.Bristol Central and Bristol Eastern started a Thanksgiving tradition that has now lasted more than 60 years.'It wouldn't be Thanksgiving without coming to the Central Eastern Thanksgiving day game,' said Steven Julius, Bristol. 'This means a lot to the town, definitely.'The turkey day game gives bragging rights to the winning team for the next year, and the crowd brought the energy.

Dylan Fearon