Why this game is special: These schools first met in 1917. Ocean City has won five straight. The schools play for the Mike Slaveski-Bob Thomas Memorial Award, which is named for deceased coaches Slaveski (Ocean City) and Thomas (Pleasantville).
Ocean City update: The Red Raiders had their two-game winning streak snapped with last Friday's 28-7 loss to Cumberland Regional.
Pleasantville update: The Greyhounds are looking for their first win since a 42-28 win over Lower Cape May on Nov. 7, 2009.
When/where: 10 a.m. Thursday at Pleasantville
Series: Ocean City leads 45-40-6