[NEWARK, NJ – November 20, 2017] Newark is the home of two football standout teams; undefeated Malcolm X Shabazz High School and Weequahic High School. The two teams beat their opponents this past Saturday in the Semifinals of the North Jersey Section 2, Group 1 Semi Finals. The two powerhouse teams will meet in the Thanksgiving classic at Shabazz at 10:30 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23. They will meet again for the Finals on December 2 at Kean University at 10 a.m.
This past weekend, in the semifinals, Weequahic beat Belvidere 34 to 3 and Shabazz beat Roselle Pak 27 to 6 to face one another in the finals on December 2.