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By the numbers: Wood Stick Classic

by Tom Liodice on
Fri, May 4, 2012 11:13 AM

Updated Sat, Apr 27, 2013 6:47 PM
By the numbers: Wood Stick Classic
Photo by Photo by Frank Locascio

The longest uninterrupted public school rivalry in the country will continue in 2013 as the 123rd edition of the Wood Stick Classic will be held on Saturday.

Let's take a look at some numbers pertaining to tomorrow's match-up:

1935: Year the first Wood Stick Classic was held.

122: How many times the Wood Stick Classic has been played.

67: How many Wood Stick Classic’s Manhasset has won.

55: How many Wood Stick Classic’s Garden City has won.

35: How many times a game has been decided by one goal.

29: Most combined goals by both teams in a Wood Stick Classic (Garden City 15-14 OT, 2006).

20: Most goals scored by one team in a Wood Stick Classic (Garden City, 2001).

14: Channel to watch the Wood Stick Classic.

11: Longest Wood Stick-winning streak by one team (Manhasset, 1976-1984).

9: Average number of goals Manhasset has scored this year.

7:00: Start time for the 2013 Wood Stick Classic

6: Fewest combined goals in a Wood Stick Classic. (Twice – 1944: Manhasset, 4-2; 1961: Garden City, 5-1)

4: Games that have went to overtime.

3.6: Average number of goals Garden City has allowed this year.

3: The most Wood Stick Classic’s played in one year (1946).

1: Shutouts in the Wood Stick Classic (Manhasset 9-0, 1935).


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