The stage is set for an epic collision in the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council (NEPSAC) Leon Modeste Bowl as the undefeated Choate Rosemary Hall School Wild Boars (8-0) and the Phillips Exeter Academy Lions (7-1) go head-to-head on Saturday, November 18th, 2023, at 1:00 pm ET at the historic Phillips Exeter Academy campus in Exeter, New Hampshire.
What it is: Prep Schools Varsity Boys Football
Matchup: Phillips Exeter Academy Lions vs. Choate Rosemary Hall School Wild Boars
Time: Saturday Nov 18, 2023, 1pm ET
Game Type: NEPSAC Leon Modeste Bowl
Locations: Exeter, NH
Live Stream: Watch here
Both teams have showcased their offensive prowess throughout the season, with the Choate Rosemary Hall School Wild Boars averaging a commanding 42.6 points per game and the Phillips Exeter Academy Lions matching their opponents with a respectable 33.8 points per game. The Choate Rosemary Hall School Wild Boars rely heavily on their balanced attack, while the Phillips Exeter Academy Lions boast a strong passing game.
Despite their contrasting offensive styles, the two teams have never faced each other in the past, adding an extra layer of intrigue and excitement to this highly anticipated encounter. This matchup will serve as a test of both teams’ ability to adapt to their opponent’s strengths and impose their own style of play.
The key to this game will be which team can establish control early on and impose their offensive rhythm. The Choate Rosemary Hall School Wild Boars’ balanced attack could prove too much for the Phillips Exeter Academy Lions’ passing game to handle, while the Phillips Exeter Academy Lions’ aerial attack could disrupt the Choate Rosemary Hall School Wild Boars’ defensive scheme.
Given the Choate Rosemary Hall School Wild Boars’ undefeated record, their superior offensive statistics, and their ability to adapt to different defensive styles, I predict that they will extend their undefeated streak and emerge victorious in this closely contested matchup, with a score of 35-32. The Choate Rosemary Hall School Wild Boars’ experience, their balanced attack, and their ability to adapt to different defensive styles are likely to give them an edge.
Don’t miss out on the action! The game will be broadcast live on the NFHS Network. You can also watch the game on-demand on the NFHS Network app or website.
Show your school spirit and cheer on your favorite team! This is a chance to witness a thrilling showdown and celebrate the culmination of a remarkable football season.
Go Wild Boars! Go Lions!