Q. How would you characterize this year’s team?
A. We are young but experienced.
Q. What will be the keys to your success?
A. Our younger players stepping up and our few seniors being the leaders we need them to be.
Q. Who will be your key leaders on the team?
A. Our seniors: Wade Jewell (QB/DB), Jordan Sanders (TE/DE), Reed Weller (K), and Dakari White (OL/DL).
Q. What are your biggest reasons for optimism?
A. We had a great spring practice, and the players are excited and ready to play.
Q. What will keep you up at night?
Q. What can you build on from last year?
A. Making it to the playoffs and the excitement that has carried over from last season.
Q. Any lessons learned from last year?
A. Don’t be concerned about using younger players. They can handle it.
Q. Will we see anything different this year?
A. You never know…
Q. How would you characterize your team’s speed?
A. We are average speed at best for our division.
These young men are tough
and want to compete. They want to get better and improve. They are tough, gritty, and hard workers in the weight room and on the field. Our schedule is tough but so are my players. If we stay injury-free, we can surprise quite a few people. We are looking forward to this season and ready to play.
Photos by Richey Goldberg