The stage is set for a heart-pounding clash in the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council (NEPSAC) Joe Lang Bowl as the undefeated Hamden Hall Country Day School (8-1) and the Dexter Southfield School (7-1) go head-to-head on Saturday, November 18th, 2023, at 1:00 pm ET at the esteemed Phillips Exeter Academy campus in Hamden, CT.
What it is: Prep Schools Varsity Boys Football
Matchup: Hamden Hall Country Day vs. Dexter Southfield
Time: Saturday Nov 18, 2023, 1pm ET
Game Type: NEPSAC Joe Lang Bowl
Locations: Hamden, CT
Live Stream: Watch here
Both teams have demonstrated remarkable offensive dominance throughout the season, with the Hamden Hall Country Day School averaging an impressive 34.4 points per game and the Dexter Southfield School matching their opponents with a respectable 31.1 points per game. The Hamden Hall Country Day School relies heavily on their balanced attack, while the Dexter Southfield School boasts a strong passing game led by quarterback Charly Gulbin.
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 Hamden Hall Country Day School’s balanced attack could prove too much for the Dexter Southfield School’s passing game to handle, while the Dexter Southfield School’s aerial attack could disrupt the Hamden Hall Country Day School’s defensive scheme.
Given the Hamden Hall Country Day School’s home-field advantage and their superior defensive statistics, I predict that they will emerge victorious in this closely contested matchup, with a score of 28-24. The Hamden Hall Country Day School’s 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 Hall! Go Big Green!