CARDINALS WIN IN RIVALRY BLOWOUT November 06, 2019 - 00:00 Posted in: Sports The Colorado River Rivalry started in 1927 between the Columbus Cardinals and the Eagle Lake Eagles (Eagle Lake High School later consolidated with Garwood, Sheridan and Rock Island to form the Rice Consolidated Raiders). There was more than just bragging rights on the line Friday, Nov. 1; this game was for ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!