2010 LSG Preview — Giddings Buffaloes

Team: Giddings Buffaloes

District: 23-3A

Coach: Derek Fitzhenry (7 years) 67-19 at Giddings (#1 all time wins in Giddings history); 67-19 overall

Last Years Record: 9-2 overall 4-1 District

2009 Games:
at Liberty Hill (4-5) (W 25-0)
vs La Vernia (7-4) (W 34-27)
at Wharton (2-7) (W 35-6)
vs Elgin (2-8) (W 26-3)
vs Robinson (2-8) (W 62-14)
at *Sealy (11-1) (L 18-30)
vs *Bellville (6-4) (W 21-7)
at *La Grange (12-3) (W 36-32)
at *Smithville (5-5) (W 55-14)
vs *Columbus (4-6) (W 48-18)

Playoffs: Division II Bi-District
vs Brookshire Royal (7-6) (L 21-40) Bi-District

2010 Schedule
27-Aug vs. Burnet 7:30
3-Sep vs. Brookshire Royal 7:30
10-Sep @ La Vernia 7:30
17-Sep @ Elgin 7:30
25-Sep @ CNRO vs. West Orange-Stark 6:00
8-Oct vs. La Grange 7:30*
15-Oct @ Caldwell 7:30*
22-Oct vs. Smithville 7:30*
29-Oct vs. Rockdale 7:30*
5-Nov @ Navasota 7:30*

Returning Lettermen: 20

Returning Starters: Offense: 7 Defense: 6

Key Players:
QB JR Spencer Fitzhenry
RB Eric Rimes 621 yards 7 TDs
RB David Bradshaw 700 total yards
DL Devin Akin 54 tackles 7 sacks
LB Jacob Satterfield 65 tackles
LB A.J. Everett

Notes:
* Play Brookshire Royal in week #2...Royal beat the Buffaloes 40-21 in the playoffs last season
* Expect them to go 9-1 or 10-0 in the regular season and win the district title
* In the playoffs they should go to at least the Regionals

History:
5 consecutive 9+ win seasons
7 year winning streak
All-Time Record: 480-393-38 54.77% 911 total games played
Playoff Appearances (21)
1951,1956,1957,1970,1982,1986,1989,1993,1994,1995,1998,1999,2000,2001,2002,2003,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009

Championship History: Giddings (1) 1-0
1951 1A - Gidings 25, Newcastle 14

Last 5 year record: 54-11

Last 10 year record: 89-34

By: Michael Wright & Chris Doelle
Lone Star Gridiron
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