RIVALS: More about Fitchburg-Leominster Football Tradition from 1894 through 2015. “For a team to win a major contest it must be mentally ripe. It must be confident that its best performance will produce victor, but anything less will encourage defeat.”
In 2008, author Mark C. Bodanza realized the highly successful book, A Game That Forged Rivals: How Competition Between Two New England High Schools Created One of the Greatest Traditions in Football. In Rivals, Bodanza provides an expansive sequel that contains never-before-published scoring summaries, statistics, and notes for all the years of “The Rivalry.”
Rivals is a must-have collector’s item for all who love and cherish the Fitchburg-Leominster football tradition.