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GENERAL
Nickname: Swordsmen
Colors: Navy/White
Coach: Marijon Ancich
League: Mission
Section: Southern
Playoff Division: Western (IV)
Playoff Division Rank: #5

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 8
Returning Defensive Starters: 8
2010 JV Record: 4-6
Starting Quarterback Returning: yes
Top Running Back Returning: yes
Top Receiver Returning: yes
Top OL Returning: no
Top Defender Returning: yes

TOP PLAYERS
Michael Ortega 5'10" 170 Senior RB/DB 4.40
Paul Telles 6'0" 175 Junior QB
Cristian Garcia 6'4" 280 Junior OL

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Experience, Secondary, Team Speed
Team Weaknesses: Physical Size, Depth

RATINGS
2010 Final Power Rating: 28.6
2010 National Rank: #1766
2010 State Rank: #155
Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: +8.5
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment: -1.3
2011 Starting Power Rating: 35.8
2011 National Rank: #755
2011 State Rank: #71
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2010 Rating): 26.6
Dynasty National Rank: #1420
2011 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: better by 10.5
Dynasty Record: 30-27 (7-10 in league)

HISTORICAL
2010 Overall Record: 6-4
2010 League Record/Finish: 2-3 (4th)
2010 Points For Average: 21.9
2010 Points Against Average: 19.3
2010 Differential: +2.6
2010 Wins: #3040 Cathedral (Los Angeles) (21-14), #3118 Garfield [James A.] (Los Angeles) (24-10), #3532 La Mirada (24-17), #4101 Schurr (Montebello) (42-7), #4162 Harvard-Westlake (North Hollywood) (30-28), #4832 Ayala [Ruben S.] (Chino Hills) (28-6)
2010 Losses: #77 Serra [Junipero] (Gardena) (34-7), #400 Chaminade (West Hills) (13-12), #1289 St. Francis (La Canada) (40-10), #3359 Norwalk (24-21)
2010 Opponents W-L: 70-45-1
Recent Section Championships: 2007 (Western (III))
Recent League Championships: 2007 (tied for 1st), 2003
Winning Streak Entering 2011 Season: 3
Streak List: 9/2/11 La Mirada (24-7), 9/16/11 Norwalk (48-6), 9/23/11 Garfield [James A.] (Los Angeles) (31-8)

SCHEDULE
2011 Schedule: 9/2 La Mirada, 9/16 vs Norwalk, 9/23 at Garfield [James A.] (Los Angeles), 9/30 Ayala [Ruben S.] (Chino Hills), 10/7 at Schurr (Montebello), 10/14 at Chaminade (West Hills), 10/21 Cathedral (Los Angeles), 10/28 Serra [Junipero] (Gardena), 11/4 St. Francis (La Canada), 11/11 at Harvard-Westlake (North Hollywood)
Highest-Rated 2011 Regular Season Opponents: Chaminade (West Hills) (53), Serra [Junipero] (Gardena) (37.5), St. Francis (La Canada) (34.8)
Lowest-Rated 2011 Regular Season Opponents: Ayala [Ruben S.] (Chino Hills) (6.1), Schurr (Montebello) (7.6), Norwalk (8.4)
2010 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 25.8
2011 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 22.5
2011 vs. 2010 Schedule Strength Comparison: -3.3
2011 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #141
2011 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #1235
2011 Projected Regular Season Record: 8-2
2011 Projected League Finish: 3rd
2011 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: 2%
Opener: 9/2 La Mirada [projection: 38-7 win]