1999 Season Summary

1999 MERIDIAN TROJANS

CLASS ‘2A’ UNDEFEATED

STATE CHAMPIONS

Won 13, Lost 0

45 NOOKSACK 8
62 Sultan 6
49 BLAINE 13
54 Granite Falls 7
21 MT. BAKER 7
68 JOHN OLIVER, B.C. 0
67 South Whidbey 0
54 Lakewood 7
36 LYNDEN CHRISTIAN 7

PLAYOFFS

56 ELMA 15
56 EATONVILLE 21
61 Orting 21

STATE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME

57 East Valley 14
Meridian Opponents
Total First Downs 248 111
Rushing 122 62
Passing 116 31
Penalty 10 18
Total Net Yards 6,066 1,932
Avg. Per Game 466.6 148.6
Total Plays 711 648
Avg. Per Play 8.5 3.0
Net Yards Rushing 2,647 1,092
Avg. Per Game 203.6 84.0
Net Yards Passing 3,419 840
Avg. Per Game 263.0 64.6
Penalties/Yards 104/925 56/449
Fumbles/Ball Lost 22/10 36/19
Score By Periods Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 PTS
Meridian 243 218 158 67 686
OPPONENTS 7 28 7 84 126
Rushing No. Yds Avg Long TD
Schmidtz 117 937 8.0 65t 13
Matheson 93 699 7.5 89 12
Pears 52 374 7.2 66t 6
Bennum 93 348 3.7 59 11
Slesk 19 141 7.4 22 2
Huntley 14 117 8.4 25 0
Ashton 5 28 5.6 15 1
Nightingale 7 27 3.9 20 0
Alderson 2 5 2.5 5 0
Mi. Simmons 2 (-2) (-1.0) 0 0
Ma. Simmons 5 (-10) (-2.0) -2 0
Jones 1 (-12) (-12.0) –12 0
MERIDIAN 411 2,647 6.4 89 45
OPPONENTS 445 1,092 2.5 74 12
Receiving No. Yds Avg Long TD
Slesk 85 1,225 14.4 75t 11
Karuza 37 634 17.1 68t 15
Pears 34 500 14.7 50 9
Culp 30 827 27.6 91t 10
Mi. Simmons 6 87 14.5 30t 1
Miller 4 41 10.3 14t 2
Schmidtz 3 39 13.0 18 0
Chambers 2 5 2.5 8 0
Bennum 1 57 57.0 57t 1
Matheson 1 4 4.0 4 0
MERIDIAN 203 3,419 16.9 91t 49
OPPONENTS 61 840 13.8 65 6
Passing Att Cmp Yds Cmp% Yds/Att TD Int Long
Bennum 281 191 3,127 67.9 11.1 45 10 91t
Slesk 19 12 292 63.2 15.4 4 0 86t
MERIDIAN 300 203 3,419 67.3 11.4 49 10 91t
OPPONENTS 203 61 840 30.0 4.1 6 23 65
Interceptions No. Yds Avg Long TD
Bennum 10 58 5.8 25 0
Karuza 5 77 15.4 36 0
Pears 3 22 7.3 17t 1
Culp 2 0 0.0 0 0
A. Conway 1 7 7.0 7 0
Schmidtz 1 7 7.0 7 0
Slesk 1 0 0.0 0 0
MERIDIAN 23 171 7.4 36 1
OPPONENTS 10 55 5.5 30 0
Kickoff Returns No. Yds Avg Long TD
Slesk 9 245 27.2 40 0
Matheson 8 220 27.5 89t 1
Pears 3 33 11.0 20 0
Culp 2 82 41.0 50 0
Miller 1 18 18.0 18 0
Schmidtz 1 0 0.0 0 0
Wantz 1 0 0.0 0 0
MERIDIAN 25 598 23.9 89t 1
OPPONENTS 98 1,339 13.7 65 0
Punt Returns No. FC Yds Avg Long TD
Slesk 20 5 286 14.3 70t 2
Bennum 1 1 67 67.0 67t 1
MERIDIAN 21 6 353 16.8 70t 3
OPPONENTS 5 0 46 9.2 15 0
Punting No. Yds Avg Long B
Pears 8 283 35.4 46 0
Slesk 8 246 30.8 41 0
Jones 1 35 35.0 35 0
MERIDIAN 17 564 33.2 46 0
OPPONENTS 57 1,703 29.9 42 3
Scoring TD Ru Pa Rt PAT FG S 2pt. PTS
Pears 17 6 9 2 68 0 0 3 176
Karuza 15 0 15 0 0 0 0 2 94
Slesk 15 2 11 2 0 0 0 0 90
Bennum 13 11 1 1 0 0 0 2 82
Schmidtz 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 1 80
Matheson 13 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 78
Culp 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 1 62
Miller 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 12
Ashton 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Mi. Simmons 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
MERIDIAN 100 45 49 6 68 0 0 9 686
OPPONENTS 18 12 6 0 14 0 0 2 126
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