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Mythical State Champion: 1970
State Champion: 1976 - 1977 - 1978 - 1982
State Runner Up: 1981 - 1990 - 1992 - 1993 - 2009 - 2013
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Record
(1915-Present)
671-304-19

1970 "Mythical" State Champions
1976 3A State Champions
1977 3A State Champions
1978 3A State Champions
1982 4A State Champions
1981 4A State Runner Up
1990 4A State Runner Up
1992 4A State Runner Up
1993 4A State Runner Up
2009 4A State Runner Up
2013 4A State Runner Up

41 Playoff Appearances
(Since Playoffs Began in 1974)
76 Wins - 37 Losses

10 Championship Game Appearances
1976, 1977, 1978, 1981, 1982
1990, 1992, 1993, 2009, 2013

16 Semifinal Appearances
1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1981 1982,
1990, 1992, 1993, 1998, 1999 2004, 2009,
2013, 2014

24 Quarterfinal Appearances
1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980,
1981 1982, 1983, 1985, 1990 1992, 1993,
1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2009,
2013, 2014, 2015


55 Consecutive Winning Seasons
1963 - 2017

52 Game Unbeaten Streak
1965-1971

31 Game Winning Streak
1977-1979

22 Game Unbeaten Streak
1972-1974


First Win-1915
Geneseo 69
Sheffield 0

100th Win-1943
Geneseo 20
Mendota 6

200th Win-1966
Geneseo 6
Mt. Pleasant, IA 0

300th Win-1977
Geneseo 21
Geneva 14
(3A Semifinal)

400th Win-1987
Geneseo 27
Peoria (Woodruff) 7
(4A First Round)

500th Win-1998
Geneseo 41
Dixon 0

600th Win-2009
Geneseo 26
Kankakee McNamara 24
(4A Second Round)

Season By Season Records
(1915-Present)

Season By Season Scores
(1915-Present)

Head To Head Scores
(1915-Present)

Playoff Scores
(1974-Present)
HEAD COACHES (1962-Present)
Larry Johnsen Jr. (2004- )
GHS Hall Of Fame (as head coach of 2009 team)

124 wins 45 losses
4A State Championship Games
(2009, 2013)
Denny Diericx (1991-2003)
IHSFCA Hall of Fame
GHS Hall of Fame
(as head coach of 1992 & 1993 teams)

120 wins 30 losses
4A State Championship Games
(1992, 1993)
Vic Boblett (1987-1990)
IHSFCA Hall of Fame
GHS Hall of Fame
(as head coach of 1990 team)
GHS Hall Of Fame (as player during the 1965-1971 52 game unbeaten streak)

36 wins 9 losses
4A State Championship Game
(1990)
Larry Johnsen Sr. (1979-1986)
77 wins 14 losses
IHSFCA Hall of Fame
GHS Hall of Fame  
(as head coach of 1981 & 1982 teams)
GHS Hall Of Fame (as assistant coach on 2009 team)
GHS Hall of Fame (individual)

4A State Championship Games
(1981, 1982)
4A State Championship
(1982)
Bob Reade (1962-1978)
IHSFCA Hall of Fame
College Football Hall of Fame
Quad City Sports Hall of Fame
GHS Hall of Fame
(as head coach during 1965-1971 52 game unbeaten streak, 1976, 1977, & 1978 teams)
GHS Hall of Fame (individual)

146 Wins 21 Losses 4 Ties

1970 "Mythical" State Championship
1976 3A, 1977 3A, 1978 3A
State Championships

52 Game Unbeaten Streak (1965-1971)
22 Game Unbeaten Streak (1972-1974)
20 Game Winning Streak (1977-1978)
(Streak Reached 31 With The Last 11 Wins Coming In 1979 Under Coach Johnsen Sr.)
Illinois High School Football All-Time Wins List
Updated 11/26/2018
780, East St. Louis
1925-Present (780-204-36)

755, Chicago Mt. Carmel
1924-Present (755-246-31)

726, Tuscola
1895-Present (726-331-43)

717, Arcola
1894-Present (717-343-39)

700, Wilmette Loyola
1909-Present (700-359-42)
695, Wheaton-Warrenville South
1912-Present (695-287-28)

687, Carthage Illini West
1895-Present (687-321-54)

684, Champaign Central
1894-Present (684-366-41)

671, Geneseo
1915-Present (671-304-19)

668, Rock Island
1890-Present (668-417-46)
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Green Machine Alumni Games
2015
Green Machine 26     Sterling 12
~PHOTOS~
Game Awards
Geneseo Offense MVP
Shaun Russell

Geneseo Defense MVP
Luke Reschke

Leadership
Brian Haars

Oldest Geneseo Player
Dale Peters
2016
Green Machine 30     Metamora 0
~PHOTOS~
Game Awards
Geneseo Offense MVPs
Luke Reschke & Jason Johnson

Geneseo Defense MVP
Brad Schnowske

Captain
Scott McAvoy

Oldest Players
Scott McAvoy & Joe Defauw
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1891-Present (666-397-38)

666, Joliet Catholic
1920-Present (666-314-23)

650, Normal Community
1897-Present (650-354-35)

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1890-Present (647-441-60)

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