The Battle of the Axe is heating up on a national stage. The state's biggest rivalry is trying to become the nation's biggest game, voted on by you the fan.
USA Today is running a contest for the best rivalry in the US. Denison vs Sherman's, Battle of the Axe is currently in the running. You can vote for the best rivalry on USA Today's website.
The overall national champion rivalry will receive $10,000 to be divided equally between the athletic departments of the two schools. In addition, USA TODAY Sports will report live on that rivalry game in 2013, and will present the schools with a trophy that will be kept each year by the winning team. It is a win win!!
A link is provided below to take you to the USA Today website.