Duluth East and Duluth Denfeld football teams will do battle today at Public School Stadium, and it’s a rivalry decades in the making.

Game time for the Mississippi 8 Conference matchup between the Greyhounds and Hunters is set for 6 pm at PSS. Denfeld enters the game 0-3 on the year, and East is 1-2.

Last year, East won this matchup by a score of 18-14. Back in 2010, Duluth Central won 58-12 over the Greyhounds.  Both teams are 0-1 in the conference.  Duluth East Quarterback Alex Toscano leads East with 240 yards passing and three scores.  Chase Dedominces is their leading pass catcher with over 100 yards.

You'll be able to hear game coverage of this cross-town rivalry on WEBC 560 starting at 5:30 pm, with all of the game coverage also being streamed on the WEBC website.

In other high school football action last night, Northwood beat Silver Bay 56-20.  If you want to get an early start to watching games, two games kick-off at 4pm Rush City at Duluth Marshall and Two Harbors at Esko.  Changes at Les Knuti Field forced this game to kick-off at 4pm.  Bring a chair, no bleachers at the field this year.  Lot’s of other games in the area tonight.

Look for scores from all the games on our website.