Lone Star Gridiron

CLASS 4A-DIVISION I STATE CHAMPIONSHIP: Longview (14-1) vs. Lake Travis (15-0)

CLASS 4A-DIVISION I STATE CHAMPIONSHIP:
Longview (14-1) vs. Lake Travis (15-0), 6 p.m. Saturday at Baylor's Floyd Casey

This is the matchup everyone was hoping for. A re-match of last years 4A Division I Championship game. Austin Lake Travis won last years game 48-23. They are also going a 3-peat winning their other championship in 2007. Longview is 1-2 in championship games. They won their championship in 1937.

Longview Playoffs:
9th consecutive playoff appearance
Playoff Record : 46-32
13-2 playoff record since 2007

Lake Travis Playoffs:
6th consecutive playoff appearance
Playoff Record : 19-4
17 consecutive playoff wins

Championship History: Longview (3) 1-2
1937 Longview 19, Wichita Falls 12
1997 5A Division I - Katy 24, Longview 3
2008 4A Division I Austin Lake Travis 48, Longview 23

Championship History: Austin Lake Travis (2) 2-0
2007 4A Division II Austin Lake Travis 36, Highland Park 34
2008 4A Div. I Austin Lake Travis 48, Longview 23

Longview playoff appearances (35) 1924,27,31,34,36,37,40,42,47,67,72,74,75,76,80,83,84,85,86,87,89,
91,92,93,96,97,2001,02,03,04,05,06,07,08,09

Bi-District -- 1924, 31, 34, 36, 42, 67, 72, 74, 76, 80, 84, 92, 2003, 05
Area -- 1983, 85, 87, 89, 91, 93, 2001, 06
Regionals -- 1927, 2004
Quarterfinals -- 1940, 86, 96, 2002, 07
Semifinals -- 1947, 75
State Runner Up -- 1997,2008
State Champions -- 1937

1924 Class A
Highland Park 20..Longview 0

1927 Class B
Longview 51..Livingston 0

1931 Class B
Rockwall 20..Longview 6

1934 Class A
Greenville 47..Longview 6

1936 Class A
Lufkin 12..Longview 0

1937 Class A
Longview 19..Lufkin 0
Longview 19..Temple 12
Longview 34..Conroe 0
Longview 19..Wichita Falls 12

1940 Class AA
Longview 19..Lufkin 12
Temple 24..Longview 13

1942 Class AA
Lufkin 33..Longview 0

1947 Class AA
Longview 7..Lufkin 6
Longview 0..Breckenridge 0
San Antonio Brackenridge 20..Longview 0

1967 Class AAAA
Richardson 21..Longview 13

1972 Class AAAA
Plano 27..Longview 0

1974 Class AAAA
Plano 28..Longview 21

1975 Class AAAA
Longview 26..Plano 0
Longview 14..Conroe 13
Longview 21..Dallas Carter 7
Odessa Permian 10..Longview 9

1976 Class AAAA
Sherman 10..Longview 3

1980 Class AAAAA
Plano 23..Longview 7

1983 Class AAAAA
Longview 14..Killeen Ellison 7
Klein 35..Longview 0

1984 Class AAAAA
Bryan 24..Longview 14

1985 Class AAAAA
Longview 17..Killeen Ellison 0
Cypress-Fairbanks 14..Longview 3

1986 Class AAAAA
Longview 25..Waco 19
Longview 14..Conroe Mc Cullough 7
Longview 41..Highland Park 14
Plano 17..Longview 12

1987 Class AAAAA
Longview 28..Killeen Ellison 10
Cypress-Fairbanks 21..Longview 7

1989 Class AAAAA
Longview 38..Killeen Ellison 22
Huntsville 24..Longview 14

1991 Class AAAAA
Longview 41..South Garland 20
Dallas Carter 26..Longview 0

1992 Class AAAAA
Spring Westfield 24..Longview 7

1993 Class AAAAA
Longview 49..Spring 25
Temple 28..Longview 7

1996 Class AAAAA
Longview 48..Dallas Skyline 17
Longview 48..Allen 14
Killeen Ellison 17..Longview 16

1997 Class AAAAA
Longview 23..Dallas Skyline 9
Longview 21..Plano East 10
Longview 14..Killeen Ellison 0
Longview 36..Duncanville 21
Katy 24..Longview 3

2001 Class AAAAA
Longview 28..Dallas Kimball 7
Allen 20..Longview 17

2002 Class AAAAA
Longview 45..Garland 0
Longview 17..Dallas Carter 7
Longview 20..Spring 17
Lufkin 24..Longview 21

2003 Class AAAAA
South Garland 14..Longview 7

2004 Class AAAAA
Longview 49..North Garland 27
Longview 44..Dallas Jesuit 14
Lufkin 31..Longview 21

2005 Class AAAAA
South Garland 14..Longview 13

2006 Class AAAAA
Longview 68...Dallas Adams 0
Garland 24...Longview 21

2007 Class AAAAA
Longview 34...Dallas White 3
Longview 28...South Garland 14
Longview 40...Leander 21
Pflugerville 35...Longview 14

2008 Class AAAA
Longview 61, Jacksonville 14 Bi-District
Longview 49, Lancaster 22 Area
Longview 35, Dallas Carter 20 Regionals
Longview 43, Hewitt Midway 42 OT QuarterFinals
Longview 41, Denton Guyer 30 SemiFinals
Lake Travis 48, Longview 23 Championship

2009 Class AAAA
Longview 52, Whitehouse 9 Bi-District
Longview 14, Hewitt Midway 13 Area
Longview 28, Carrollton Smith 25 Regionals
Longview 43, Waxahachie 26 QuarterFinals
Longview 49, Denton Guyer 28 SemiFinals 46-32

Lake Travis playoff appearances (7) 2000,04,05,06,07,08,09

Bi-District -- 2004, 06
Area -- 2000, 05
State Champions -- 2007, 2008

2000 Class AAAA
Lake Travis 21..Pflugerville Connally 14
New Braunfels 28..Lake Travis 25

2004 Class AAAA
Alamo Heights 43..Lake Travis 33

2005 Class AAAA
Lake Travis 24..Alamo Heights 21
Austin Mc Callum 37..Lake Travis 35

2006 Class AAAA
Hays Consolidated 35...Lake Travis 14

2007 Class AAAA
Lake Travis 37...New Braunfels Canyon 7
Lake Travis 45...Kerrville 29
Lake Travis 45...Calallen 14
Lake Travis 57...Beeville 43
Lake Travis 49...Dayton 13
Lake Travis 36...Highland Park 34

2008 Class AAAA
Lake Travis 55, Austin LBJ 14 Bi-District
Lake Travis 38, Schertz Cibolo Steele 21 Area
Lake Travis 55, Alice 32 Regionals
Lake Travis 71, Killeen 9 QuarterFinals
Lake Travis 56, Friendswood 22 SemiFinals
Lake Travis 48, Longview 23 Championship

2009 Class AAAA
Austin Lake Travis 58, Austin Crockett 7 Bi-District
Austin Lake Travis 27, Schertz Cibolo Steele 20 Area
Austin Lake Travis 52, CC Flour Bluff 13 Regionals
Austin Lake Travis 27, San Antonio Alamo Heights 13 QuarterFinals
Austin Lake Travis 57, Pearland Dawson 12 SemiFinals

What are your thoughts?