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Ohio State vs. Michigan Blood Battle since 1982

 

Are you a Buckeye

or a Wolverine?

Whether you bleed scarlet and gray or maize and blue, you can show your colors by donating blood during the annual Ohio State-Michigan Blood Battle with the American Red Cross each November.

Since 1982 students and fans of the two schools have battled to take top honors in giving blood.   The Blood Battle has grown into one of the largest blood competitions in the country with more than 2,500 donations given on each campus alone.  

 

2013 Blood Battle details

The 2013 battle runs from Nov. 1-26, and OSU seeks to keep the trophy after beating Michigan last year.  When you come to donate during the battle this year you can:

     -  vote for your school

     -  get a campaign sticker

     -  enter to win a pair of tickets to the anticipated 
        OSU-Michigan game on Nov. 30 at Michigan.  

     -  if you come to donate on the OSU campus, you
        also get a Blood Battle T-shirt and a coupon
        for Chipotle!

CHECK THE CURRENT SCORE: 
For current score information CLICK HERE.    

 

Make your donation appointment:
To find a blood drive near you call 1-800-RED CROSS or click the blue “Make a blood donation appointment” button above.  
If you are looking to donate on the OSU campus, use sponsor code “buckeyes.”

 

2013 Blood Battle Partners

                   

        

Blood Battle History

Year

Blood Battle Winner

Game Winner

1982

Michigan

Ohio State

1983

Michigan

Michigan

1984

Ohio State

Ohio State

1985

Michigan

Michigan

1986

Michigan

Michigan

1987

Michigan

Ohio State

1988

Michigan

Michigan

1989

Michigan

Michigan

1990

Michigan

Michigan

1991

Michigan

Michigan

1992

Ohio State

Tie

1993

Michigan

Michigan

1994

Michigan

Ohio State

1995

Ohio State

Michigan

1996

Ohio State

Michigan

1997

Ohio State

Michigan

1998

Michigan

Ohio State

1999

Ohio State

Michigan

2000

Tie

Michigan

2001

Michigan

Ohio State

2002

Michigan

Ohio State

2003

Ohio State

Michigan

2004

Ohio State

Ohio State

2005

Ohio State

Ohio State

2006

Ohio State

Ohio State

2007

Ohio State

Ohio State

2008

Michigan

Ohio State

2009

 Michigan

Ohio State

2010

Michigan  Ohio State

2011

Michigan Michigan

2012

Ohio State Ohio State

2013

Michigan Ohio State

 

Total Ohio State Blood Battle wins

12

Total Ohio State game wins

16

 

 

Total Michigan Blood Battle wins

19

Total Michigan game wins

15

 

 

Blood battle TIE

1

Game TIE

1

 

Last updated Dec. 4, 2013