The 2002 season came to a shocking end in the first round of the state playoffs as Troy Christian knocks off the Buccs, 20-16.
Riddle by injuries, somehow the Covington Buccaneers managed to demolish Anna 42-13 to cap the third straight unbeaten regular season.
Boomer Schmidt returned to the lineup from an injury and had an immediate impact with 215 yards rushing.
The Buccaneer "D" held Bradford out of the end zone for their eight straight victory of the season.
After Matt McCord broke loose on a long run, the Buccs put Bethel away with a potent air attack.
The Buccs handled the winless Mississinawa Valley Blackhawks with ease to remain unbeaten.
The Buccaneer' defense made a statement by holding Arcanum scoreless in the second half for a 27-10 win.
Boomer Schmidt and the Buccs ran all over the Ansonia Tigers for their fourth straight win, 38-12.
With the starting unit clicking on all cylinders, the young players saw playing time as the Buccaneers rolled over National Trail.
Dusty Hess and the Buccs had reason to celebrate after a convincing win over Twin Valley South.