Calvert Hall and Loyola take the field at Towson’s Johnny Unitas Stadium on Thanksgiving for the Brooks Financial Group 100th Turkey Bowl. The game will be aired live on WMAR 2 News, our streaming platforms 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: Mitch McClure
JERSEY NUMBER: 66
POSITION: Left Tackle
HOW MANY TURKEY BOWLS HAVE YOU PLAYED IN BEFORE 2019: 2
FAVORITE PRO/COLLEGE TEAM: Ravens
FAVORITE SPORTS (OTHER THAN FOOTBALL): Rugby
FAVORITE THING ABOUT LOYOLA: Academics
FAVORITE THANKSGIVING FOOD: Mashed Potatoes
FAVORITE MOVIE: Inception
WHAT DO YOU WANT TO STUDY IN COLLEGE: Engineering
SOMETHING NOT MANY PEOPLE KNOW ABOUT YOU: I live on an 82 acre farm.
ROLE MODEL & WHY: Lt. Jason Redman for his ability to overcome the greatest adversity imaginable.