Monday, July 30, 2012
MIDDLETOWN MIDDIES / GREATER MIAMI CONFERENCE
D-I; Region 4
Head coach: Troy Everhart; second year; previously head coach at Winton Woods where he won the 2009 D-II state title and compiled an 80-41 overall record in 11 seasons; came to Middletown after one season as a UC assistant coach.
Assistant coaches: Matt Tyla, Joe Snively, John Hembree, Davonne Calhoun, Kurt Himmelwright, Frank Frazier, Ben Agnew, Ryan Evans.
2011 record: 6-1 GMC; 10-2 overall.
2011 highlights: Won first playoff game in school history and posted third straight 10-win season, the best three-year run in program history. Defeated Centerville 28-10 in the first round of the playoffs then dropped a 42-30 shootout to Moeller.
Jalin Marshall, 6-0, 200, sr., QB; GMC player of the year; school-record 1,859 rushing yards on 237 carries (7.8) and 20 TDs; also completed 46 of 105 passes for 782 yards, 6 TDs and 4 INTs; committed to OSU.
Lance Johnson, 6-3, 170, sr., WR/DB: 5 catches, 143 yards, 2 TDs.
William Peters, 5-6, 160, RB/DB.
Brad Carr, 5-11, 222, jr., LB.
Chance Sorrell, 6-6, 235, jr., TE.
Notable: Current class has been to the playoffs in every season of their high school careers.
League favorite(s): Colerain
League player(s) to watch: Dylan Wiseman, Marcus Oliver.
Fri., Aug. 24: Cin. St. Xavier at UC Nippert Stadium
Fri., Aug. 31: at Springfield
Fri., Sept. 7: at Cin. Winton Woods
Fri., Sept. 14: Fairfield
Fri., Sept. 21: at Lakota East
Fri., Sept. 28: Oak Hills
Fri., Oct. 5: at Colerain
Fri., Oct. 12: at Lakota West
Fri., Oct. 19: Hamilton
Fri., Oct. 26: PrincetonTweet
MARION LOCAL FLYERS / MIDWEST ATHLETIC CONFERENCE
D-VI; Region 24
Head coach: Tim Goodwin; 14th year at Local; 140-38 record; 5 state titles.
Assistant coaches: Dan Koenig, Greg Bruns, Kevin Otte, Brad Luthman, Jason Scheer.
2011 record: 7-1 MAC, 13-2 overall.
2011 highlights: MAC champs, D-VI state champs.
Adam Bertke, 6-5, 200, jr., QB; 2234 yards passing, 25 TDs.
Alaric Keller, 6-2, 215, sr., LB; 80 tackles, 6 sacks.
Kyle Mescher, 6-0, 225, sr., LB; 123 tackles, 3 sacks.
Tyler Fleck, 5-10, 200, sr., OL.
Jacy Goettemoeller, 5-10, 175, so., RB; 300 yards rushing as a freshmam; 55 tackles, 4 sacks.
Notable: Only 6 seniors are on the roster; very young and inexperienced but with some talent in the younger grades.
League favorite(s): Coldwater, DSJ.
Fri., Aug. 24: Lima Shawnee
Fri., Aug. 31: at West Jefferson
Fri., Sept. 7: at Parkway
Fri., Sept. 14: Fort Recovery
Fri., Sept. 21: at Versailles
Fri., Sept. 28: Delphos St. John’s
Fri., Oct. 5: St. Henry
Fri., Oct. 12: at Coldwater
Fri., Oct. 19: Anna
Fri., Oct. 26: at New BremenTweet
NORTHMONT THUNDERBOLTS / GWOC CENTRAL
D-I; Region 4
Head coach: Lance Schneider; 88-51 career record, all at Northmont; seven consecutive league titles from 2002-08.
Assistant coaches: Collin Abels (Def. Coor./DB’s), John Brands (Freshmen Def. Line), Tony Broering (Assoc. HC/RB’s), Aaron Fister (Freshmen DC), Shane Kincer (Freshmen OC), Dave King (Off. Line), Mike Jewsikow (Kickers), Mike Mangen (Def. Line), Tom Meyer (LB’s), Marcus Overman (Freshmen Off. Line), Mike Schneider (QB’s/Spec. Teams Coor.), Mike Smith (Freshmen HC), Justin Watkins (WR’s), Mike Weber (Asst. Def. Line).
2011 record: 2-3 GWOC Central; 4-6 overall.
Cameron Belton, 6-2, 190, sr., QB; 173 for 299 passing, 2238 yards, 18 TDs, 13 INTs; 4008 career passing yards and 32 TDs.
Jonny Lowery, 5-8, 160, WR; 14 catches, 127 yards, 3 TDs.
Isaiah Williams, 6-3, 185, jr., WR; 22 catches, 262 yards.
Troy Mangen, 6-6, 225, TE/DE; committed to Ohio;
Drake Thompson, 6-0, 230, LB.
Jay Pool, 5-11, 205, sr., RB; move-in from Cincinnati Aiken.
Terry Ramsey, 6-5, 220, jr., DE.
Notable: The seniors have done an excellent job of making sure everyone has bought into “Count on Me!” our character development program aimed at changing the culture of the program.
League favorite(s): Wayne and Centerville.
League player(s) to watch: Javon Harrison, QB, Wayne; Lovell Peterson, C, Wayne; Jesse Bray, jr., Slot, Wayne; Evan Lisle, OT, Centerville.
Sat., Aug. 25: Princeton at Welcome Stadium
Fri., Aug. 31: at Westerville South
Fri., Sept. 7: Lakota East
Fri., Sept. 14: at Fairborn
Fri., Sept. 21: Dunbar
Fri., Sept. 28: Beavercreek
Fri., Oct. 5: at Centerville
Fri., Oct. 12: at Fairmont
Fri., Oct. 19: Springfield
Fri., Oct. 26: WayneTweet