Why this game is special: These schools first met in 1917. These teams play for the Mike Slaveski-Bob Thomas Memorial Award, which is named for deceased coaches Slaveski (Ocean City) and Thomas (Pleasantville). Ocean City has won three straight, including 28-6 last year.

Pleasantville update: The Greyhounds have struggled. They come off a 42-14 Nov. 13 loss to Lakewood in a consolation game.

Ocean City update: The Red Raiders have had success passing this season.

Quarterback Logan McGuigan has completed 61-of-116 for 714 yards and seven touchdowns.

His favorite receiver is Mike Coccodrilli (33 catches for 490 yards and five touchdowns). Lucas Pearson leads the defense with 80 tackles.

Michael McGarry

When: 10 a.m. today

Series: Ocean City leads 43-40-6