Centennial (Peoria, AZ)       previews home


GENERAL
Nickname: Coyotes
Colors: Red/White/Navy
Coach: Richard Taylor
League: II Section III
Playoff Division: II
Playoff Division Rank: #3

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 3
Returning Defensive Starters: 4
2013 JV Record: 6-1-2
Starting Quarterback Returning: yes
Top Running Back Returning: yes
Top Receiver Returning: no
Top OL Returning: no
Top Defender Returning: yes

TOP PLAYERS
Dedrick Young 6'1" 215 Senior RB/LB 4.50
Brett Tonz 6'3" 265 Senior DL/TE 4.90 [Colorado]
Quentin Gomez 5'9" 170 Junior RB/S 4.50

D1 PLAYERS LOST TO GRADUATION
Kamryn Bennett 6'3" 275 Senior OL [California]
Layth Friekh 6'5" 260 Senior OL 5.0 [Arizona]

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Team Speed, Strength/Conditioning, DL
Team Weaknesses: Experience

RATINGS
2013 Final Power Rating: 44.2
2013 National Rank: #519
2013 State Rank: #9
General Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: -1.5
D1 Talent (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: +0.6
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment: -2.6
2014 Starting Power Rating: 40.7
2014 National Rank: #617
2014 State Rank: #11
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2013 Rating): 42.8
Dynasty National Rank: #134
2014 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: better by 0.5
Dynasty Record: 132-16 (66-2 in league)

HISTORICAL
2013 Overall Record: 10-2
2013 League Record/Finish: 6-0 (1st)
2013 Points For Average: 34.8
2013 Points Against Average: 13.8
2013 Differential: +21
2013 Wins: #721 Brophy College Prep (Phoenix) (17-13), #824 Liberty (Peoria) (42-31), #853 Deer Valley (Glendale) (34-7), #926 Basha (Chandler) (32-17), #2539 Desert Vista (Phoenix) (33-16), #2536 Tucson (37-10), #3852 Apollo (Glendale) (24-3), #7136 Ironwood (Glendale) (42-0), #9199 Willow Canyon (Surprise) (56-0), #9576 Kellis [Raymond S.] (Glendale) (65-7)
2013 Losses: #131 Chandler (41-21), #853 Deer Valley (Glendale) (20-14)
2013 Opponents W-L: 68-68
Recent State Championships: 2008 (5A-II), 2007 (5A-II), 2006 (5A-II)
Recent League Championships: 2013, 2012 (II Section I), 2011 (II Section I), 2010 (5A Desert West), 2009 (5A Desert West), 2008 (5A Desert West), 2007 (5A Desert West), 2006 (5A Desert West), 2004 (4A Wells Fargo), 2003 (4A Wells Fargo)
Winning Streak Entering 2014 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2014 Schedule: 8/29 Chandler, 9/5 at Basha (Chandler), 9/11 Brophy College Prep (Phoenix), 9/19 at Kellis [Raymond S.] (Glendale), 9/26 Liberty (Peoria), 10/2 at Deer Valley (Glendale), 10/10 at Desert Vista (Phoenix), 10/17 Ironwood (Glendale), 10/24 at Willow Canyon (Surprise), 10/31 Apollo (Glendale)
Highest-Rated 2014 Regular Season Opponents: Chandler (61.8), Basha (Chandler) (39.8), Brophy College Prep (Phoenix) (39.5)
Lowest-Rated 2014 Regular Season Opponents: Kellis [Raymond S.] (Glendale) (-15.5), Willow Canyon (Surprise) (-10.6), Ironwood (Glendale) (13.7)
2013 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 19.1 (26.9 overall)
2014 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 24.4
2014 vs. 2013 Schedule Strength Comparison: +5.3
2014 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #23
2014 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #1089
2014 Projected Regular Season Record: 8-2
2014 Projected League Finish: 1st
2014 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: 2%