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2010 LSG Preview — Port Neches-Groves Indians

Team: Port Neches-Groves Indians

District: 20-4A

Coach: Brandon Faircloth (1 years) 11-1 at Port Neches-Groves; 11-1 overall record

Last Years Record: 11-1 overall 7-0 District

2009 Games:
vs Barbers Hill (5-6) (W 21-20)
vs Crosby (10-3) (W 37-7)
vs Texas City (4-6) (OT) (W 22-16)
vs *L.C.-Mauriceville (4-6) (W 27-20)
vs *Nederland (5-6) (W 23-7)
at *Livingston (4-6) (W 30-7)
vs *Vidor (7-4) (W 35-13)
at *Lumberton (5-5) (W 39-6)
vs *Beaumont Ozen (3-7) (W 35-21)
at *Beaumont Central (9-4) (2OT) (W 25-22)

Playoffs: Division II Area
vs Barbers Hill (5-6) (W 21-7) Bi-District
vs Brenham (13-3) (L 21-27) Area

2010 Schedule
28-Aug @ ALDM vs. Gregory-Portland 3:45
3-Sep vs. Crosby 7:30
10-Sep @ Texas City 7:00
24-Sep vs. Livingston 7:30*
1-Oct @ Nederland 7:30*
8-Oct vs. Lumberton 7:30*
16-Oct @ Beaumont Ozen 3:00*
22-Oct vs. Little Cypress-Mauriceville 7:30*
29-Oct @ Vidor 7:30*
5-Nov vs. Beaumont Central 7:30*

Returning Lettermen: 18

Returning Starters: Offense: 5 Defense: 3

Key Players:
QB Brennan Doty 1942 yards 16 TDs
RB JR Chase Bertrand
WR Amir Jalali
WR Syan St. Clari
OL Greg Luceford
DL D.J. Schexnider 87 tackles 12 sacks
DL Taylor Thompson 8 TFL
DL JR Jake Davis
DB Hunter Dezlinger

Notes:
The Indians had an awesome first season under Coach Faircloth. They went from 16-15 in the previous 3 years to 11-1 in his first year. Expect them to go 8-2 or 9-1 in the regular season and then go two or three rounds into the playoffs with a possible rematch with Brenham in the Area round. The Indians begin their season in the Kickoff Classic vs. Gregory-Portland.

History:
86 meetings vs Nederland
6-17 All-Time Record vs. West Orange-Stark
All time record: 528-313-33 62.30% 874 games
Playoff Appearances (26)
1933,1934,1938,1941,1946,1947,1952,1953,1954,1955,1961,1968,1974,1975,1976,1977,1989,1990,1992,1996,1998,1999,2003,2004,2007,2009

Championship History: (6) 3-3
1953 3A - Port Neches 24, Big Spring 13
1954 3A - Breckenridge 20, Port Neches 7
1955 3A - Port Neches 20, Garland 14
1975 4A - Port Neches-Groves 20, Odessa Permian 10
1977 4A - Plano 13, Port Neches-Groves 10
1999 4A Division II - Stephenville 28, Port Neches-Groves 18

Last 5 year record: 32-19

Last 10 year record: 63-41

By: Michael Wright & Chris Doelle
Lone Star Gridiron
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