Aug. 28: at Oak Glenâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦...â€¦â€¦..7 p.m.
Sept. 4: Harrison Centralâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..â€¦â€¦.7 p.m.
Sept. 12: at Steubenville Catholicâ€¦..â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.â€¦..7 p.m.
Sept. 18: at Graftonâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.7:30 p.m.
Sept. 25: at Clarksburg Libertyâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..7 p.m.
Oct. 2: at Union Localâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.â€¦â€¦..7:30 p.m.
Oct. 9: at Magnoliaâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..â€¦â€¦..7:30 p.m.
Oct. 16: Edisonâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..â€¦.7 p.m.
Oct. 23: Brookeâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦......7 p.m.
Oct. 30: East Liverpoolâ€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦..â€¦â€¦â€¦7 p.m. Head Coach:
History as coach:
West Liberty State College - 1973
Jewett-Scio HS 1975-1976
Oak Glen HS 1977-1982
Weir - 1983-1988
Madonna HS 1989-1992
Weir - 1993-1994
Weir - 1976-1998
Weir - 2002-2004
Oak Glen HS 2008-2011
Weir - 2012 to Present
College Attended: West Liberty
Record as head coach: 214 winsRecord at School: 34-32
Greatest moment as a head coach: Coaching my sons
Family: Roseanna (wife); sons - Joe, Ryan, Eric
What person was your inspiration to coach? Dan Finell, Dan McGrew
If I wasn't a coach, I would be: The Phantom DinerPositive comment about another OV football program/coach
: "Wheeling Park has proven to be as good as anyone. Coach Doc is doing a great job."Quote about the upcoming season:
"High expectations. Big and strong."Coaching staff:
Tony Filberto - Head coach
Tom Taylor - 1st assistant/Off. line
David Cowder - QB
Anthony Powpa - Def. line
Frank Sisinni - Defensive coordinator/Secondary
Mike McKenzie - Off coordinator
Tery Rea - Offensive coordinator/ILB
Gerrard Spencer - RB
John Leary - WRTroy Fetty - OLBStadium Information:
Stadium Name: Jimmy Carey Stadium
Stadium Address: Red Rider Rd, Weirton, WV 26062
Type of Turf: Pro-grass
Stadium Seating Capacity: 3,500 School/Team Information:
High School: Weir High
School Address: Weir High, Red Rider Road, Weirton, WV 26062
School Phone: 304-748-7600
Contact for Boosters: Debbie Larch
Contact for Tickets: Mike DelRe
Athletic Director: Mike DelRe
Mascot: Red Rider
School Colors: Red & Black
Greatest moment in team history: 8 state champs
State Division/Class: AA
Last Conference Title: 1998
School's Biggest Rivalry: Brooke
# of State Championships: 8
Last year team was in playoffs: 2014
Last year's record: 8-3
Type of Offense: Spread
Type of Defense (4-3, 3-4, etc.): 4-4
Conference: OVAC 5A
Best known alumni: Bob Kelley, Keith Jeter, Quincy Wilson, Bob Jeter, Bob Gain Player Information:How many returning offensive players:
8How many returning defensive players:
9How many returning lettermen:
21Key returning players
: Kam Davis, Jacob Rarr, Matt Thompson, Kyle Baldwin, Travis Louther, Donavan Spencer, Cody Enrietti, C.J. Reed, Brandon Tayler, Jordan Allen, Dom Murphy, Danny Sanless.Key players that graduated:
William Larch, Jo-Jo Rice, Matt Hartman, Zahir Hicks.