2018 “BIG GAME” Tale of the Tape- Facts, Figures and Football

By On October 23, 2018

Burbank vs Burroughs Big Game 2012

By Dick Dornan
myBurbank Sports Emeritus

 

BIG GAME “Facts, Figures & Football”

 

        DATE:                        October 26, 2018

        SITE:                            Memorial Field

        KICKOFF:            7 p.m.

SERIES FACTS:         This is the 70th meeting between the two schools!!

First game- 1949; Burroughs leads the all-time series, 42-27.  

  • Burbank has defeated Burroughs five of the last six years; the first time the Bulldogs have accomplished that feat in the 69-year history of the rivalry.
  • Burroughs has won 17 of 25 and 22 of the last 32 contests between the two schools.
  • Burbank has won eight of the last 14 clashes.
  • Decade of 2000s- Burroughs has won 10 of the 18 meetings.

LAST 18 YEARS:

2017- Burbank 41 Burroughs 14

2016- Burbank 36  Burroughs 7

2015- Burroughs 47  Burbank 21

2014- Burbank 16  Burroughs 10

2013- Burbank 47  Burroughs 21

2012- Burbank 37  Burroughs 14

2011- Burroughs 34  Burbank 7

2010- Burroughs 38  Burbank 35

2009- Burbank 28  Burroughs 21

2008- Burroughs 58  Burbank 22

2007- Burroughs 30  Burbank 20

2006- Burroughs 24  Burbank 6

2005- Burroughs 35  Burbank 28

2004- Burbank 26  Burroughs 12

2003- Burbank 24  Burroughs 18

2002- Burroughs 43  Burbank 31

2001- Burroughs 38  Burbank 21

2000- Burroughs 54  Burbank 36 

TEAM FACTS:

Burbank (6-3, 5-1 in league)

Last League title- 2017 (Pacific League champions: 7-0)

League titles (6): 1927, 1951, 1956, 1972, 2009, 2017

Burroughs (2-7, 2-4 in league)

Last League title- 2015 (Pacific League champions: 7-0)

League titles (13):  1967, 1973, 1974, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2015 

 (Photo By Craig Sherwood)