Lone Star Gridiron

2010 LSG Preview — Ganado Indians

Team: Ganado Indians

District: 15-1A Division I

Head Coach: Jimmy Thompson (New Head Coach); First Head Coaching Position

Read about the hiring of Jimmy Thompson and Mike Rabe leaving

Last Years Record: 9-5 overall 3-2 District

2009 Games:
at Bloomington (1-9) (W 47-0)
vs Nixon-Smiley (1-9) (W 63-13)
at Boling (4-7) (L 21-27)
vs Vanderbilt Industrial (11-2) (L 7-37)
at Danbury (1-9) (W 21-14)
vs *Somerville (5-4) (W 48-14)
at *Shiner (9-2) (L 14-44)
vs *Burton (7-3) (W 28-14)
at *Louise (4-7) (L 10-13)
vs *Flatonia (2-8) (W 50-7)

Playoffs: Division II Semifinals
Bye Bi-District
vs Bartlett (8-3) (W 36-12) Area
vs La Pryor (11-1-1) (OT) (W 29-28) Regionals
vs Falls City (13-1) (W 24-21) Quarterfinals
vs Cayuga (14-1) (L 19-41) Seminfinals

2010 Schedule
27-Aug @ Hallettsville A 7:30
3-Sep vs Vanderbilt Industrial H 7:30
10-Sep vs. East Bernard H 7:30
17-Sep @ Tidehaven A 7:30
1-Oct @ Palacios A 7:30
8-Oct vs. Shiner H 7:30*
15-Oct @ Louise A 7:30*
22-Oct vs. Cornerstone H 7:30
29-Oct vs. Yorktown H 7:30*
5-Nov @ Flatonia A 7:30*

Returning Lettermen: 13

Returning Starters: Offense: 7 Defense: 7

Key Players:
RB JR Josh Labay, 1,907 yards and 17 touchdowns Rushing RB&DB HM All-State 168 tackles
RB/LB Wesley Demicelli
OL/DL JR Tyler Gorman
OL/DL JR Case Silliman

Notes:
* 14 starters return including superstar Labay for new Head Coach
* Expect the Indians to go 7-3 or 8-2 and fight Shiner for the District title
* Possible matchup vs. Goldthwaite in the Area or Regional round will be a great one

History:
Back to back semifinals in 2008 & 2009 both losses against Traylon Shead led Cayuga.
Was 4-16 in 2A in previous 2 years before dropping to 1A in 2008 where they have gone 18-9 in 2 years
Playoff Appearances (17) 1939,1942,1943,1959,1967,1982,1996,1997,1998,1999,2000,2001,2002,2003,2005,2008,2009

Championship History: No Championship Games

Last 5 year record: 28-30

Last 10 year record: 74-46

By: Michael Wright & Chris Doelle
Lone Star Gridiron
www.lonestargridiron.com

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