Aug. 28: Open
Sept. 4: at Martins Ferryâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦......7 p.m.
Sept. 11: at Kiskiâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.....7:30 p.m.
Sept. 18: at Mogadoreâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.....7:30 p.m.
Sept. 26: Trinityâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..â€¦1:30 p.m.
Oct. 2: at Wheeling Centralâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.....7 p.m.
Oct. 9: at Western Reserve Academyâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..â€¦7 p.m.
Oct. 17: Bishop Readyâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.1:30 p.m.
Oct. 24: Columbus Crusadersâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦...1:30 p.m.
Oct. 30: at St. Francis De Salesâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦7 p.m.
Nov. 7: Magnoliaâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..1:30 p.m.Head Coach:
College Attended: Ohio State
History of Coaching: 7 years as Assistant Coach, 9 years as Head Coach (All at Linsly).
Record as Head Coach: 55-35
Overall Record as Head Coach: 55-35
Greatest Moment As Head Coach: Undefeated 2011 season.
Family Information: Wife- Tracy, Son-Isaac, Daughter-Noelle
Coach's Hobbies: Being a Father.
Who Was Your Inspiration To Be A Coach? My dad.A positive comment about another Ohio Valley football coach/program:
"There are many excellent coaches and programs in the OVAC. I am proud to be associated with such people."Quote about the upcoming season:
"This group has great potential. We will have to turn that potential into great performance against a strong schedule."Assistant coaches
James Cowart - Defensive Coordinator
James Wallace - Special teams coordinator
Brian Valentine - Lines
R.J. Zitzelsberger - Quarterbacks
Wide receivers - Chris KiedaischStadium Information
Stadium Name: Lockhart Alumni StadiumField Name: Fawcett Field.Stadium Address: 108 Leatherwood Lane, Wheeling, WV 26003
Type of Turf: Grass
Stadium Seating Capacity: 1,500 School/Team Information
High School: Linsly
School Address: 60 Knox Lane, Wheeling, WV 26003
School Phone: 304-233-3260
Contact For Tickets: School
Athletic Director: BJ Depew (304) 234-4612
Team Colors: Orange and Black
Greatest Moment in Team History: Undefeated Seasons 1986, 1987, 1996, 2011
Last Conference Title: 2011 - OVAC 2A
School's Biggest Rivalry: Wheeling Central
Last yearr's record: 6-4
Type of Offense: Spread
Type of Defense: 4-2-25
Conference/Class: OVAC 3A
Best Known Alumni: Willie Clay, Eddie Drummond, Don Stephens, Tom Keane
How many returning offensive players:
6 startersHow many returning defensive players:
5How many returning lettermen:
18Key Returning Players
: Matt Hurley, Von Wooding, Gage Giovengo Brady Nanners, Tyler Ashbrook
Key players that Graduated
: Chimechi Oparanozie, Zak Kriechbaum, Chuck Chukwu. Curtin Dillon, Eric Dodd, Hayden Gaus, Will McClure, Mile Oladimeji