Lone Star Gridiron

LSG 2015 5A Championship Predictions & What Actually Happened

 

Now that we have reached the end of the year, lets look and see how our pre-season predictions, the end of the regular season predictions and how it actually happened match up.

DIVISION I

Region I
Pre-Season Pick: Aledo over Wichita Falls Rider
End Of Regular Season Pick: Aledo over Fort Worth Arlington Heights
What Actually Happened: Aledo over Canyon Randall
* Note * Aledo was the power in the region

Region II
Pre-Season Pick: Longview  over Tyler John Tyler
End Of Regular Season Pick: Mansfield Lake Ridge over Longview
What Actually Happened: Mansfield Lake Ridge over Longview
* Note * What a great season Mansfield Lake Ridge had

Region III
Pre-Season Pick: Crosby over Richmond George Ranch
End Of Regular Season Pick: Temple over Richmond George Ranch
What Actually Happened: Richmond George Ranch over Temple
* Note * George Ranch gets by Temple after losing to them last year

Region IV
Pre-Season Pick: Leander Vandegrift  over Corpus Christi Flour Bluff
End Of Regular Season Pick: Victoria West over Leander Vandegrift
What Actually Happened: Cedar Park Vista Ridge over Leander Vandegrift
* Note * It was a 25-5A Regional matchup

Semifinals:
Pre-Season Pick: Aledo over Longview
End Of Regular Season Pick: Aledo over Mansfield Lake Ridge
What Actually Happened: Mansfield Lake Ridge over Aledo
* Note * Lake Ridge knocks off the longtime champ

Semifinals:
Pre-Season Pick: Crosby over Leander Vandegrift
End Of Regular Season Pick: Temple over Victoria West
What Actually Happened: Richmond George Ranch over Cedar Park Vista Ridge
* Note * Two newcomers battle it out

Championship:
Pre-Season Pick: Crosby over Aledo
End Of Regular Season Pick: Aledo over Temple
What Actually Happened: Richmond George Ranch over Mansfield Lake Ridge
* Note * George Ranch dominated a banged up Lake Ridge team

DIVISION II

Region I
Pre-Season Pick: Everman over Fort Worth South Hills
End Of Regular Season Pick: Everman over Lubbock Cooper
What Actually Happened: Lake Dallas over Everman
* Note * Lake Dallas came out of the pack to beat regional favorite Everman

Region II
Pre-Season Pick: Ennis over Lancaster
End Of Regular Season Pick: Lancaster over Frisco Lone Star
What Actually Happened: Frisco Lone Star over Lancaster
* Note * Frisco Lone Star is a newcomer here to stay

Region III
Pre-Season Pick: Brenham over Port Neches-Groves
End Of Regular Season Pick: Crosby over College Station
What Actually Happened: Fort Bend Ridge Point over Angleton
* Note * This was a well balanced region

Region IV
Pre-Season Pick: Cedar Park over Boerne Champion
End Of Regular Season Pick: Cedar Park over Corpus Christi Calallen
What Actually Happened: Cedar Park over Corpus Christi Calallen
* Note * Calallen had another great run under great season under legendary coach Phil Danaher

Semifinals:
Pre-Season Pick: Ennis over Everman
End Of Regular Season Pick: Lancaster over Everman
What Actually Happened: Frisco Lone Star over Lake Dallas
* Note * 2 newcomers fought it out in a high scoring game

Semifinals:
Pre-Season Pick: Cedar Park over Brenham
End Of Regular Season Pick: Crosby over Cedar Park
What Actually Happened: Cedar Park over Fort Bend Ridge Point
* Note * Cedar Park proved they are one of the best

Championship:
Pre-Season Pick: Ennis over Cedar Park
End Of Regular Season Pick: Crosby over Lancaster
What Actually Happened: Cedar Park over Frisco Lone Star
* Note * Cedar Park wins after falling short a year ago

What are your thoughts?