Bound Brook vs. Manville – Rivalry at a Glance

Mustangs Look to Win Third Straight on Friday Night

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – On Friday night, Big Central Gridiron will head out to Ned Panfile Stadium in Manville to take in the long time rivalry game between two small schools along the Raritan River in Somerset County:  Bound Brook and Manville.  

The Mustangs have won the past two years by putting up 51 points in each win.  Prior to 2021, Bound Brook had beaten Manville 16 of 18 times including 11 straight.  

The series between the Crusaders and the Mustangs began in 1958.  The Crusaders lead the series 42-21-2 including wins in 16 of the last 20.  Here’s the Bound Brook vs. Manville rivalry at a glance.

YearWinnerWinning ScoreLoserLosing Score
1958Bound Brook34Manville20
1959Bound Brook21Manville0
1960Bound Brook21Manville0
1961Manville6Bound Brook0
1962Manville26Bound Brook0
1963Manville19Bound Brook0
1964Bound Brook12Manville6
1965Manville6Bound Brook6 (tie)
1966Bound Brook7Manville6
1967Bound Brook12Manville6
1968Manville21Bound Brook0
1969Bound Brook12Manville0
1970Bound Brook14Manville8
1971Bound Brook14Manville0
1972Bound Brook13Manville7
1973Bound Brook25Manville0
1974Bound Brook14Manville6
1975Manville14Bound Brook8
1976Bound Brook18Manville0
1977Bound Brook19Manville14
1978Bound Brook24Manville0
1979Manville0Bound Brook0 (tie)
1980Bound Brook22Manville6
1981Bound Brook7Manville6
1982Bound Brook18Manville7
1983Bound Brook19Manville0
1984Bound Brook17Manville0
1985Manville17Bound Brook8
1986Manville41Bound Brook12
1987Bound Brook12Manville8
1988Manville7Bound Brook2
1989Bound Brook12Manville0
1990Manville21Bound Brook8
1991Manville21Bound Brook14
1992Manville28Bound Brook13
1993Bound Brook19Manville15
1994Manville13Bound Brook8
1995Bound Brook12Manville7
1996Manville6Bound Brook0
1997Manville3Bound Brook0
1998Bound Brook35Manville6
1999Manville16Bound Brook13
2000Bound Brook35Manville0
2001Manville41Bound Brook0
2002Manville22Bound Brook12
2003Bound Brook49Manville6
2004Bound Brook24Manville14
2005Manville27Bound Brook21 OT
2006Bound Brook27Manville19
2007Bound Brook33Manville7
2008Bound Brook27Manville7
2009Manville34Bound Brook26
2010Bound Brook42Manville7
2011Bound Brook28Manville0
2012Bound Brook40Manville0
2013Bound Brook34Manville33
2014Bound Brook 28Manville7
2015Bound Brook33Manville20
2016Bound Brook35Manville12
2017Bound Brook7Manville6
2018Bound Brook42Manville0
2019Bound Brook34Manville28
2020Bound Brook47Manville20
2021Manville51Bound Brook27
2022Manville51Bound Brook0
  • Bound Brook has outscored Manville by a margin of 1176-796, or by an average of about 18-12 per contest over the 65 year history of the rivalry.
  • Bound Brook has 14 shutouts.
  • Manville has 9 shutouts.
  • Longest winning streak:  Bound Brook with 11 straight wins from 2010 to 2020.
  • Manville’s longest win streak:  3 games (from 1961 to 1963 and 1990 to 1992).
  • 22 games have been decided by 7 points or less.
  • 24 games have been decided by 8 points or less.
  • Largest margin of victory:  51 by Manville (51-0 in 2022).  Bound Brook defeated Manville 42-0 in 2018.