There will be a very special and patriotic start to Friday night's high school football game as Egg Harbor Township hosts Oakcrest.

For the third year, students and faculty from the Egg Harbor Township District will join together to put on what they say will be the largest performance of the national anthem at a South Jersey sports event.

According to The Press of Atlantic City, more than 600 students, teachersn and administrators from Davenport, Slaybough, Miller, Swift, Fernwood Middle, Alder Ave., and Egg Harbor Township High Schools will sing "The Star Spangled Banner" at 6:30 PM.

Here is video of 6ABC's coverage of the first time Egg Harbor Township did this large-scale anthem-singing back in 2017...

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