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1.24.14 Video Highlights - Linsly Vs Wheeling Central - Boys Basketball

Updated: Saturday, January 25 2014, 12:33 AM EST
1.24.14 Video Highlights - Linsly Vs Wheeling Central - Boys Basketball

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Coach's Corner


Head Coach: BJ Depew

College Attended: Ohio State
History of Coaching: 7 years as Assistant Coach, 8 years as Head Coach (All at Linsly).
Record as Head Coach: 49-31
Overall Record as Head Coach: 85-63
Current School Record as Head Coach: 49-31
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: "Coach Bruney at Martins Ferry continues to build an already strong football program year after year."

Quote about the upcoming season: "We look forward to the challenge that our upcoming schedule will provide."

Assistant coaches
James Cowart - Defensive Coordinator
James Wallace - Special teams coordinator
Brian Valentine - Lines
R.J. Zitzelsberger - Quarterbacks
Wide receivers - L.A. Hampton

Stadium Information
Stadium Name: Lockhart 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

Mascot: Cadets
Team Colors: Orange and Black
Greatest Moment in Team History: Undefeated Seasons 1986, 1987, 1996, 2011
State Division/Class: W.Va. Class A
Last Conference Title: 2011 - OVAC 2A
School's Biggest Rivalry: Wheeling Central
2013 Football Record: 4-3
Type of Offense: Pi8stol
Type of Defense: 4 - 3
Conference/Class: OVAC 3A
Best Known Alumni: Willie Clay, Eddie Drummond, Don Stephens, Tom Keane

Player Information

How many returning offensive players: 6 starters
Key Returning Players: Chimechi Oparanozie, Zak Kriechbaum, Chuck Chukwu.

How many returning defensive players: 7
How many returning lettermen: 20
Key players that Graduated: Jameson Murray, Austin Whipkey, Reno Colianani, Benton Nanners.

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