1996 Season Recap

Finding his footing, and with the players “buying in”, Schmidt guides the team to a 7-3 finish as his zeal and energy help the ‘Skins post their first winning season of the ’90s.



1996 Neshaminy Redskins


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Aug. 30Friday Louis E. DieruffAway7:30pm725
Sep. 6Friday BensalemAway7:30pm2719
Sep. 13Friday Council RockAway3:00pm2614
Sep. 20FridayCentral Bucks WestAway7:30pm835
Sep. 27Friday***NorristownHome7:30pm1714
Oct. 5Saturday*Harry S. TrumanHome1:30pm316
Oct. 11FridayAbingtonHome7:30pm2310
Oct. 18FridayNorth PennHome7:30pm2016
Oct. 25FridayCentral Bucks EastAway7:30pm1233
Nov. 1Friday**PennsburyHome7:30pm3921
Pts Avg2119.3
* Homecoming**Senior Night ***Hall of Fame Induction

Redskin Awards

Mr. Redskin − Andrew Thiboldeaux
Mr. Back − Lester Wiltz
Mr. Lineman − Joe Fullerton
Mr. 3D − Brandon Wiater
Unsung Hero − Nick Durnin
MVP Offense − John Hartfield
MVP Defense − Adam Cortes
Outstanding Achievement − Jimmy Dietz
Most Improved Defensiveman − Chris Krusen
Most Improved Offensiveman − Chad Ivory

Redskin 11

3Nick Durnin
14Jim Dietz
16Frank DiSandro
25Rob Saltzman
27Todd Rieger
32Brandon Wiater
41George Corsack
50Steve Soondar
63Rich Ewanson
96Pat Rizzo
99Andrew Thiboldeaux

All Area

All Area 1st Team O - John Hatfield QB Grade 12

All Area 2nd Team O - Bob Miller K Grade 11

All Area 2nd Team D - Chris Krusen LB Grade 12

Source: Philadelphia Inquirer 12/10/1996

College Players

Brandon Wiater

Class of 1997 Wiater_Brandon_Fairfield University

Class of 1997 Brandon Wiater Fairfield University

Andrew Thiboldeaux

Class of 1997_Thiboldeaux_Andrew_Lock Haven University

Class of 1997 Andrew Thiboldeaux Lock Haven University

HOF Inductees

1996 HOF Inductees 1

1996 HOF Inductees 1

1996 HOF Inductees 2

1996 HOF Inductees 2

All Star Game

21st Annual 1997 Bob Sands Memorial Bucks County Lions All-Star Football Classic

The Bucks County All Star game was played on Saturday June 7th 1997 at 7:30 at Bensalem High School featuring 1996 season players. Final Score was North 28 - South 28.

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