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LSG Preview — Rice Consolidated Raiders

Team: Rice Consolidated Raiders

District: 26-2A

Coach: Brad Dumont (5 years) 50-11 at Rice Consolidated; 69-25 overall

Last Years Record: 12-1 overall 6-0 Distirct

2008 Games:
vs Wharton (3-8) (W 26-20)
at Edna (2-7) (W 35-0)
vs Lexington (4-5) (W 30-0)
vs *East Bernard (9-3) (W 35-14)
at *Hallettsville (6-5) (W 19-13)
vs *Weimar (4-5) (W 35-8)
at *Schulenburg (4-5) (W 42-14)
vs *Hempstead (1-8) (W 20-6)
at *Wallis Brazos (3-6) (W 29-14)

Playoffs: Division I Semifinals
Won 31-7 vs Salado (7-4) -- bi-district
Won 31-21 vs Geronimo Navarro (10-2) -- Regionals
Won 26-13 vs George West (11-1) -- Quarterfinals
Lost 42-61 vs Kirbyville (13-1) -- Semifinals

Returning Lettermen: 25

Returning Starters: Offense: 4 Defense: 9

Key Players:
QB JR Myles Dumont (coaches son) 2092 yards 31 TDs passing
WR Mario Hull 793 yards 9 TDs receiving
DT/LB Cedrick Freeman
DL Chris Dorsey Honorable Mention All-State
LB Damian Stevens Honorable Mention All-State

Notes:
Rice Consolidated is one of the favorites to win a state championship in 2009. The pass/catch duo of QB Myles Dumont and WR Mario Hull where one of the best at the 7 on 7 state championships in July where they were the Runner Up to to Celina out of 32 teams. The Raiders are by far the favorites to win the district 26-2A championship and finish the regular season at 9-1 or 10-0. Once in the playoffs, it will take a team like last season (Kirbyville) to knock them out. Look for a trip to at least the semifinals and maybe their first state championship game.

History:
2009 7 on 7 RunnerUp
9 CONSECUTIVE WINNING SEASONS -- all 8+ wins
Playoff Appearances (12) 1984,85,86,2000,01,02,03,04,05,06,07,08

Championship History: No Championship Games

Last 5 year record: 50-11

Last 10 year record: 94-28

By: Michael Wright
Lone Star Gridiron
www.lonestargridiron.com

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