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2011 3A Sweeny Bulldogs Preview – Texas High School Football

Team: Sweeny Bulldogs

District: 29-3A

Coach: Brett Sawyer (1 Year) 8-4-0 all-time record at Navasota; 8-4-0 all-time overall coaching record

Last Years Record: 8-4 overall 2-2 District

2010 Games:
at Bay City (3-7) (W 14-7)
vs Houston Jones (3-6) (W 42-0)
at Freeport Brazosport (2-8) (W 35-21)
at Bellville (2-8) (W 34-9)
vs Brookshire Royal (9-4) (L 25-39)
vs *Wharton (3-7) (W 14-9)
at *Palacios (2-8) (W 41-20)
vs *West Columbia (12-2) (L 17-23)
at *Needville (6-5) (OT) (L 21-27)

Playoffs: Division II Regionals
vs Ingleside (7-4) (W 27-10) Bi-District
vs Robstown (8-4) (W 52-15) Area
vs Wimberley (14-1) (L 17-42) Regionals

Returning Lettermen: 16

Returning Starters: Offense: 4 Defense: 7

Key Players:
* RB/DB Gary Woodard 1st Team All-District DB 106 tackles
* DL Adrian McBride 42 tackles 5 sacks
* RB Craig Bell 943 rushing yards 7 TDs
* RB/LB Darius Bell 97 tackles
* LB JR Joel Higgins 127 tackles

LSG District Ranking: #2 (behind state ranked #11 West Columbia)

LSG Region Ranking: #12

LSG State Ranking: #46

Notes:
The Bulldogs had a great first season under new coach Sawyer. They were third in the district last year with close losses to West Columbia and Needville. They have a solid defense returning which should keep them in every game again this year.

History:
* 3 year winning streak
* All Time Record: 441-234-28 64.72% 703 games

Championship Game History (2) 1-1
1966 2A - Sweeny 29, Granbury 7
1983 3A - Daingerfield 42, Sweeny 0

Last 5 year record: 37-19

Last 10 year record: 62-46

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By: Michael Wright
Lone Star Gridiron
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