Calvert Hall and Loyola take the field at Towson’s Johnny Unitas Stadium on Thanksgiving for the 99th Annual Turkey Bowl. The game will be aired live on WMAR 2 News and online at WMAR2News.com/Live and the WMAR Facebook page .
Prior to the game, WMAR 2 News Sports Reporter Shawn Stepner spoke with members of both teams to hear their thoughts on this holiday tradition and what it means to take part in this long-standing rivalry.
Below are survey answers from each player, sharing a little of their personalities and backstories.
NAME: Adam Will
JERSEY NUMBER: 75
HOW MANY TURKEY BOWLS HAVE YOU PLAYED IN BEFORE 2018: 3
FAVORITE PRO/COLLEGE TEAM: Cincinnati Bengals, University of Virginia
FAVORITE SPORTS (OTHER THAN FOOTBALL): Basketball
WHAT DO YOU WANT TO STUDY IN COLLEGE: Economics
FAVORITE THING ABOUT LOYOLA: The Brotherhood
SOMETHING NOT MANY PEOPLE KNOW ABOUT YOU: Committed to Dartmouth College
FAVORITE TYPE OF CANDY: Mike & Ike
FAVORITE MOVIE: Godfather
ROLE MODEL & WHY: Chris Long because he is more than a sports figure. He is willing to share his beliefs and has an overall great personality.