Highland (Bakersfield, CA)       previews home


GENERAL
Nickname: Scots
Colors: Kelly Green/Royal Blue
Coach: Steven Montanio
League: Southeast Yosemite
Section: Central
Playoff Division: 3
Playoff Division Rank: #8

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 6
Returning Defensive Starters: 8
2010 JV Record: 3-7
Starting Quarterback Returning: no
Top Running Back Returning: yes
Top Receiver Returning: yes
Top OL Returning: no
Top Defender Returning: no

TOP PLAYERS
Zac Pasqua 6'0.5" 215 Senior QB/LB 4.60
Ryan O'Leary 5'9" 175 Senior WR/DB 4.82
Cody Jones 6'0" 180 Senior WR/DB 4.70

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Defense
Team Weaknesses: Inexperienced OL

RATINGS
2010 Final Power Rating: 5
2010 National Rank: #6660
2010 State Rank: #516
Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: +0.5
2011 Starting Power Rating: 4.2
2011 National Rank: #6516
2011 State Rank: #505
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2010 Rating): 2.2
Dynasty National Rank: #7418
2011 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: better by 3.3
Dynasty Record: 18-39 (7-21 in league)

HISTORICAL
2010 Overall Record: 5-7
2010 League Record/Finish: 2-2 (tied for 2nd)
2010 Points For Average: 19.3
2010 Points Against Average: 28.5
2010 Differential: -9.2
2010 Wins: #7271 North (Bakersfield) (28-6), #8476 Foothill (Bakersfield) (35-30), #8709 Delano (21-20), #10264 South (Bakersfield) (21-0), #10542 Arvin (30-13)
2010 Losses: #1491 Garces (Bakersfield) (52-7), #2059 Porterville (60-2), #2566 Liberty (Bakersfield) (34-10), #3185 Ridgeview (Bakersfield) (20-9), #3682 Independence (Bakersfield) (33-28), #4014 Golden Valley (Bakersfield) (48-27), #7999 East Bakersfield (Bakersfield) (26-13)
2010 Opponents W-L: 68-66
Winning Streak Entering 2011 Season: 1
Streak List: 9/16/11 South (Bakersfield) (20-14)

SCHEDULE
2011 Schedule: 9/2 Arvin, 9/9 Golden Valley (Bakersfield), 9/16 at South (Bakersfield), 9/23 at Independence (Bakersfield), 9/30 at Liberty (Bakersfield), 10/14 at North (Bakersfield), 10/21 at Garces (Bakersfield), 10/28 East Bakersfield (Bakersfield), 11/4 Ridgeview (Bakersfield), 11/10 Foothill (Bakersfield)
Highest-Rated 2011 Regular Season Opponents: Garces (Bakersfield) (26.3), Ridgeview (Bakersfield) (20.8), Liberty (Bakersfield) (20.8)
Lowest-Rated 2011 Regular Season Opponents: South (Bakersfield) (-14.9), Arvin (-13.2), East Bakersfield (Bakersfield) (-8.2)
2010 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 7.9 (9.9 overall)
2011 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 6.2
2011 vs. 2010 Schedule Strength Comparison: -1.7
2011 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #489
2011 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #5846
2011 Projected Regular Season Record: 5-5
2011 Projected League Finish: 3rd
2011 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: less than 1%
Opener: 9/2 Arvin [projection: 38-17 win]