Lone Star Gridiron

2012 CLASS 3A DIVISION II STATE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME

Playoff time in Texas!!!

Gilmer Buckeyes (14-1) vs. Navasota Rattlers (15-0)

Friday 4:00pm Cowboys Stadium, Arlington

Gilmer

Head Coach: Jeff Traylor

17 consecutive non-losing seasons

13 year winning streak

126-15 in last 10 years

59-1 in district play since 2000

All time record 612-367-39 62.03% 1018 games

First Varsity Season: 1914

Winning Seasons In History: 60

Most Consecutive Winning Seaons: 12 (2000-2012)

Most Wins In A Season: 16 (2004)

Playoff Appearances (32) 1926,1928,1929,1930,1932,1933,1941,1942,1943,1956,1958,1960
1961,1965,1980,1981,1984,1985,1990,1991,2001,2002,2003,2004
2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012

12 Consecutive Playoff Appearances

All-Time Playoff Record 61-24

Bi-District — 1926, 1965, 1980, 1984, 2001, 2002, 2006
Area — 2005
Regionals — 1928, 1929, 1930, 1932, 1933, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1958, 1961, 1985, 1990, 1991, 2010
Quarterfinals — 1956, 1960, 2003, 2008, 2011
Runner Up — 1981, 2007
State Champions — 2004, 2009

Championship Games (4) 2-2
1981 3A - Cameron 26, Gilmer 3
2004 3A Division II - Gilmer 49, Jasper 47
2007 3A Division I — Liberty Hill 38, Gilmer 13
2009 3A Division I — Gilmer 43, Abilene Wylie 26

Navasota

Head Coach: Lee Fedora

6 consecutive 9+ win seasons (64-13)

All-Time Record : 520-436-20 54.30% 976 total games played

Winning Seasons In History: 50

Most Consecutive Winning Seaons: 6 (2007-2012)

Most Wins In A Season: 15 (2012)

Playoff History (30) 1936,1940,1941,1943,1948,1954,1956,1974,1982,1983,1984,1985
1987,1988,1989,1990,1991,1994,1995,1996,1998,2002,2003,2004
2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012

Championship History: (1) 0-1
1988 3A - Southlake Carroll 42, Navasota 8

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  1. Val

    December 20, 2012 at 5:45 pm

    Good luck to the NAVASOTA RATTLERS on Friday! Go RATTLERNATION!!!!
    Class of 88′ and Class of 2012. Shout out to Austin Collins.

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