Innovative Turkey Bowl Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix, USVI – November 24, 2015-The Innovative Turkey Bowl, scheduled

for Wednesday, November 25, 2015, will once again serve as a venue for wholesome entertainment

and provide an opportunity to showcase talented, young local athletes.

This year’s celebration will feature three big games; a Junior Varsity Championship game, the

Traditional JV Flag Football All-Star game and a Tackle Football game. The first of the three will be the

Junior Varsity Championship game between Antilles School and Bertha C. Boschulte Junior High School

beginning at 5:00 p.m. The second game on the line-up will be the Annual Innovative Turkey Bowl JV

all-star Game, which will begin at 6:15 p.m. This game features student athletes from the following

schools: Charlotte Amalie High School, Julius E. Sprauve School, Gifft Hill School, Bertha C. Boschulte

Junior High School, Addelita Cancryn Junior High School and Antilles School. The evening will conclude

with a Tackle Football game at 7:30 p.m. between Ivanna Eudora Kean and Charlotte Amalie High

Schools.

 

Mark Daniel, St. Thomas-St. John Interscholastic Athletic Association President, thanked Innovative for

showing unwavering support for student athletes in the Territory. “The St. Thomas- St. John

Interscholastic Athletic Association football season is about to come to a successful conclusion and we

are ready to end this remarkable season with the Innovative Turkey Bowl. This year’s event will include

a special halftime show during the tackle football game between the Ivanna Eudora Kean and Charlotte

Amalie high schools featuring both participating school’s marching bands.”

 

Jennifer Matarangas-King, Vice President of Public Relations and Governmental Affairs, stated that the

Innovative Turkey Bowl serves as a wonderful opportunity for the entire community to gather for a

family-oriented event and cheer on talented athletes in the Virgin Islands. “Innovative is once again

proud to sponsor the Turkey Bowl, which gets bigger and better every year. We are very pleased that

we have been able to support this activity, which has featured over 2,000 exceptional athletes

throughout the Territory since its inception.”

 

Daniel concluded, “On behalf of the players, I would like to thank Innovative for their continued

support of the St. Thomas-St. John Interscholastic Association and the students who participate in the

games.”

 

Kick-off is scheduled for 5:00 p.m. at the Lionel Roberts Stadium on St. Thomas. Admission is $5.00 for

adults and $3.00 for students with ID.

 

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