Thursday, July 30, 2015

Updated schedule

UPDATED SCHEDULE: 9th/JV play Nevada Community here on Oct. 29

Buckeye Football 2015
Varsity
8/14 Hallsville (Scrimmage) There 7:30
8/21 Kilgore (Scrimmage) There 7:30
8/27 Liberty Eylau Here 7:30
9/04 Pine Tree Here 7:30
9/11 Tatum Here 7:30
9/18 Daingerfield (HC) Here 7:30
9/26 (Sat) Carthage Longview (Lobo) 7:00
10/02 OPEN
10/09 Melissa Here 7:30
10/16 Canton There 7:30
10/23 Bullard Here 7:30
10/30 Nevada There 7:30
11/06 Emory Rains (Sr Night) Here 7:30
9/JV
8/14 Hallsville(Scrimmage) There 6:00
8/21 Kilgore (Scrimmage) There 6:00
9/03 Pine Tree There 5;00/6:30
9/10 Tatum There 5:00/6:30
9/17 Daingerfield There 5:00/6:30
9/24 Carthage Here 5:00/6:30
10/01 Gladewater Here 5:00/6:30
10/08 Melissa There 5:00/6:30
10/15 Canton Here 5:00/6:30
10/22 Bullard There 5:00/6:30
10/29 Nevada Here 5:00/6:30
11/05 Emory Rains There 5:00/6:30
Revised 6/23/15

Jr. High
9/10 Tatum Here 5:00/6:30
9/17 Daingerfield Here 5:00/6:30
9/24 Carthage There 5:00/6:30
10/01 Gladewater There 5:00/6:30
10/08 Jacksonville Here 5:00/6:30
10/15 Canton There 4:30/5:15
10/22 Bullard Here 4:30/5:15
10/27 (Tues.) Pittsburg There 4:30/5:15
11/05 Emory Rains Here 4:30/5:15
In district play, the 7th grade A & B teams will play simultaneous ½ field games, both starting at 4:30 each week.



Saturday, July 11, 2015

Buckeyes compete in adidas Texas 7v7 Championships



The Gilmer Buckeyes traveled to College Station on Wednesday to compete in Division II of the adidas Texas 7v7 Championships.

On Thursday, the Buckeyes played three games in Pool L. They won their first two games over Bandera (47-21) and West (48-47) before losing to Snyder (33-32) in the final game of pool play. Snyder and Gilmer advanced out of that pool to the Championship bracket.

Friday morning, Houston Worthing eliminated the Buckeyes in a first round game, 39-28.

Read more: Longview News-Journal - Gilmer, Carthage reach state 7-on-7 football tournament Championship Bracket

Read more: ETSN - Chapel Hill, Gilmer, Carthage + Crockett Still Alive In Quest For Division II State 7-on-7 Championship

Read more: Longview News-Journal - Area teams wrap up 7-on-7 state football tournament

Read more: Scout - Texas Commit Demarco Boyd Talks Longhorns

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Buckeye Football 2015

There have been a couple of changes made to the schedule. Kilgore scrimmage changed days and the 9/JV Nevada game added the 9th grade.

Varsity
8/14 Hallsville (Scrimmage) There 7:30
8/21 Kilgore (Scrimmage) There 7:30
8/27 Liberty Eylau Here 7:30
9/04 Pine Tree Here 7:30
9/11 Tatum Here 7:30
9/18 Daingerfield (HC) Here 7:30
9/26 (Sat) Carthage Longview (Lobo) 7:00
10/02 OPEN
10/09 Melissa Here 7:30
10/16 Canton There 7:30
10/23 Bullard Here 7:30
10/30 Nevada There 7:30
11/06 Emory Rains (Sr Night) Here 7:30
9/JV
8/14 Hallsville(Scrimmage) There 6:00
8/21 Kilgore (Scrimmage) There 6:00
9/03 Pine Tree There 5;00/6:30
9/10 Tatum There 5:00/6:30
9/17 Daingerfield There 5:00/6:30
9/24 Carthage Here 5:00/6:30
10/01 Gladewater Here 5:00/6:30
10/08 Melissa There 5:00/6:30
10/15 Canton Here 5:00/6:30
10/22 Bullard There 5:00/6:30
10/29 Nevada Here 5:00/6:30
11/05 Emory Rains There 5:00/6:30
Revised 6/23/15

Jr. High
9/10 Tatum Here 5:00/6:30
9/17 Daingerfield Here 5:00/6:30
9/24 Carthage There 5:00/6:30
10/01 Gladewater There 5:00/6:30
10/08 Jacksonville Here 5:00/6:30
10/15 Canton There 4:30/5:15
10/22 Bullard Here 4:30/5:15
10/29 Pittsburg There 4:30/5:15
11/05 Emory Rains Here 4:30/5:15
In district play, the 7thgrade A & B teams will play simultaneous ½ field games, both starting at 4:30 each week.

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Gilmer Buckeyes qualify for state at Commerce SQT




Crockett and Gilmer were the two 7 on 7 teams who qualified for the Texas State 7 on 7 Championships at the Commerce SQT held on Saturday, May 23.


Read more: The Gilmer Mirror - Gilmer qualifies for state at Commerce SQT

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Gilmer Buckeyes win 16th annual Azalea Orthopedics 7 on 7 Tournament held at Buckeye Stadium

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The Gilmer Buckeyes, who will be defending state champions of 4A Division II when they take the field this fall, defeated the Liberty-Eylau Leopards, 31-21, in the championship round of the 16th annualAzalea Orthopedics7 on 7 Tournament held here Saturday, May 9.

The Gilmer Buckeyes’ varsity 7-on-7 team won the tournament on Saturday with an impressive 6-0 record. The Buckeyes were joined by Daingerfield, Elysian Fields, Grace Community, Hallsville, Liberty-Eylau, Lindale, Longview, Sulphur Springs, T.K. Gorman and Waskom.

Read more: The Gilmer Mirror - Gilmer Buckeyes win 16th annual Azalea Orthopedics 7 on 7 Tournament held at Buckeye Stadium




This game is for the championship of the Azalea Orthopedics 7 on 7 Tournament at Buckeye Stadium in Gilmer.



Two teams which won state at AT&T Stadium last December battle it out in the semifinals at the Azalea Orthopedics 7 on 7 Tournament at Buckeye Stadium in Gilmer.




This was a Pool Play game which began at 9 a.m. during the Azalea Orthopedics 7 on 7 Tournament at Buckeye Stadium in Gilmer.

Monday, May 04, 2015

Coach Matt Turner emphasizes continuity in talk to Rotarians

Coach Matt Turner emphasizes continuity in talk to Rotarians

COACH MATT TURNER
COACH MATT TURNER
Gilmer Buckeyes new head football coach Matt Turner told the Gilmer Rotary Club on Tuesday there will be no changes in the football program’s philosophy in the wake of the team winning its third state championship in the last 11 seasons.

Turner, the team’s offensive coordinator last year, was an assistant coach to immediate past head Coach Jeff Traylor for the past 12 seasons. The school board recently named Turner, 56, as head coach after Traylor resigned early this year to become an assistant football coach at the University of Texas at Austin.


Read more: The Gilmer Mirror - Coach Matt Turner emphasizes continuity in talk to Rotarians