Lone Star Gridiron

Football Spotlight: Longview

The Longview Lobos won their first State Championship since 1937 last year. They won a wild game over Beaumont West Brook 35-34.

This was their 5th Championship game to play in.

Championship Game History:
1937 Longview 19, Wichita Falls 12
1997 5A Division I - Katy 24, Longview 3
2008 4A Division I - Austin Lake Travis 48, Longview 23
2009 4A Division I - Austin Lake Travis 24, Longview 17
2018 6A Division II - Longview 35, Beaumont West Brook 34 (at Arlington's AT&T)

Lobo Playoff History:

Bi-District -- 1924, 1931, 1934, 1936, 1942, 1967, 1972, 1974, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1992, 2003, 2005, 2016
Area -- 1983, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 2001, 2006, 2014
Regionals -- 1927, 2004, 2011, 2012, 2013
Quarterfinals -- 1940, 1986, 1996, 2002, 2007, 2015
Semifinals -- 1947, 1975, 2010, 2017
State Runner Up -- 1997, 2008, 2009
State Champions -- 1937, 2018

All Time Playoff Record: 70-41

10 WIN SEASONS: (23) 27,37,40,47,67,72,75,76,83,86,89,97,02,04,05,07,08,09,10,2011,2013,2015,2017,2018

UNDEFEATED REGULAR SEASONS: (10) 27,37,47,67,72,75,97,2004,2005,2018

DISTRICT CHAMPS: (34) 34,36,37,40,42,47,59,67,72,74,75,76,77,79,80,83,85,87,91,92,93,97
2004,2005,20O6,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2013,2014,2015,2018

They are also on an 18 year winning streak.

You can replay this 2018 historical season with Friday Night Legends. This is a high school football board game with teams using their actual stats from the season.

Lets see how they did when they played the 2018 Bixby Oklahoma team (Class 6A Division II Champs for OK).

Friday Night Legends Board Game

Friday Night Legends Video

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