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prep fb winning streaks

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Tom Petty, Aug 21, 2008.

  1. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    anyone know the record in their state?
  2. buckweaver

    buckweaver Active Member

    151 -- De La Salle HS. [/easy one] ;D
  3. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    gooooo bellevue.
  4. buckweaver

    buckweaver Active Member

    According to nflhs.com:

    Consecutive Wins
    151-Concord De La Salle, CA (1992-03)

    77-Charlotte Independence, NC (2000-04)
    72-Hudson, MI (1968-75)
    71-Jefferson City, MO (1958-66)

    69-Animas, NM (1984-90)
    66-Pittsburg St. Mary's Colgan, KS (1999-04)
    64-Pittsfield, IL (1966-73)

    64-Picayune George Washington Carver, MS (1958-65)
    63-Lakeside Blue Ridge, AZ (1994-98)
    63-Barton, AR (1985-90)
  5. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    thanks buck, you rule.

    and as a sidebar, rumor has it that the colgan coach once was asked about recruiting a few years back. supposedly he answered the question with something that went like this: "awww, we win too many games to have to recruit any more. they find us."
  6. buckweaver

    buckweaver Active Member

    I once investigated a baseball team that had rampant recruiting rumors. The coach, when he finally got exasperated with me and chose to talk, gave me a great quote almost exactly like that.

    He pointed to the state championship banners on the outfield fence and told me, "See those? Those six banners make six very good recruiting tools."
  7. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    in washington and oregon, i believe you get one move, no questions asked. if you want to move again after that, it becomes a little more dicey.
  8. Songbird

    Songbird Well-Known Member

    You haven't seen a high school game till you've watched Artesia High (New Mexico) at the Bulldog Bowl. They've won, IIRC, 28 or 29 state titles.
  9. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    and was it a private school, buck?
  10. luckyducky

    luckyducky Guest

    woo wolverines!
  11. joe_schmoe

    joe_schmoe Active Member

    68---Celina (includes all playoff wins); I think that's still the record
  12. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Active Member

    Independence in Charlotte had stretched that streak to over 100 games (109?) before losing a game to a Cincinnati-based school last year.
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