This is the 93rd Game of the Modern Era. With the 45-35 win last week, the Eagles now hold a 46-41-5 record over the Cadets in the Oldest Catholic High School Football Rivalry in the nation. Gonzaga is the #2 seed and St. John’s is the #3 seed in the WCAC playoffs. The last time the Eagles faced the Cadets in the WCAC Semifinals on Buchanan Field was a 3-0 victory in 2002. 2016 is the first time since 2012 that the WCAC Semifinal games are being played at the higher seed’s venue. The other 2016 Semifinal between #1 seeded DeMatha and #4 seeded Good Counsel will played on Friday, November 11 at 7pm.
Here is parking & stadium information for the game:
“Thank your love and support! The collective commitment of our football families undoubtedly helps us achieve victories like Saturday’s big win over St. John’s! Now it’s time to do it again!
Our victory allows us to host the WCAC semifinal game on Buchanan field. Kickoff will be 2:30 pmwhich means we will be playing a day/night game. The lights were installed this past weekend and Saturday’s game will mark a 1st in Gonzaga’s history.
Game tickets are $10.00 and people are encouraged to use metro due to the large crowd anticipated for Saturday. Please bring as many Gonzaga supporters as possible to create a real home field advantage!
Eagles Fly High!”