It's homecoming for the Ridgerunners.

On Friday, September 27, Grove will host the Miami Wardogs for Grove's first game back at Ridgerunner Stadium. Both teams are 1-2 going into the game and are hungry for that second win.

Grove has only bested Miami 16 times of the 40 games played since 1929 and is coming off a rough road loss against the Pryor Tigers, falling 38-7. The Ridgerunners also lost on the road to the Jay Bulldogs, 30-21, in the Delaware County Bowl, but bested the Vinita Hornets 28-3 at home in Grove's season opener.

Miami is coming off their first win of the season against the Claremore Sequoyah Eagles. The Wardogs bested the now 0-3 Eagles 38-7. Prior to their win, Miami had lost to the 2-1 Tahelquah Sequoyah Indians 28-21 and the 2-1 Jay Bulldogs 30-7.

The homecoming parade will begin at 1 p.m. on 3rd St., turn right on Main St., turn right on 10th St., turn right on Leisure Road and then right again on 7th St, where the parade will end.

Homecoming representatives will take the field at 6:30 p.m. and kick off for the game between the Grove Ridgerunners and the Miami Wardogs will be at 7 p.m. at Ridgerunner Stadium.

Results of the matchup since 1929

2018 — Grove 35, Miami 14

2017 — Grove 55, Miami 28

2016 — Grove 52, Miami 19

2015 —Grove 21, Miami 20

2014 — Miami 31, Grove 13

2013 — Grove 42, Miami 21

2012 — Grove 26, Miami 13

2011 — Grove 21, Miami 7

2010 — Grove 15, Miami 13

2009 — Grove 39, Miami 7

2008 — Grove 27, Miami 7

2007 — Grove 34, Miami 20

2006 — Grove 54, Miami 28

2005 — Miami 46, Grove 21

2004 — Miami 21, Grove 19

2003 — Miami 27, Grove 12

2002 — Miami 34, Grove 31

2001 — Miami 21, Grove 20 (ot)

2000 — Miami 35, Grove 7

1999 — Miami 21, Grove 20 (ot)

1998 — Miami 24, Grove 21

1997 — Grove 28, Miami 6

1996 — Grove 17, Miami 7

1995 — Miami 47, Grove 21

1994 — Grove 18, Miami 0

1993 — Miami 48, Grove 21

1992 — Miami 32, Grove 16

1991 — Grove 17, Miami 0

1990 — Miami 22, Grove 12

1989 — Miami 10, Grove 0

1988 — Miami 35, Grove 3

1987 — Miami 26, Grove 7

1986 — Miami 34, Grove 7

1981 — Miami 21, Grove 6

1980 — Miami 21, Grove 0

1979 — Miami 22, Grove 0

1978 — Miami 21, Grove 16

1934 — Miami 0, Grove 0

1932 — Miami 34, Grove 6

1929 — Miami 40, Grove 7