Morton Ranch (Katy, TX)       previews home


GENERAL
Nickname: Mavericks
Colors: Purple/White
Coach: Dave Meadows
League: 6A Region III District 19 (moving from 5A Region III District 19)
Playoff Division: 6A
Playoff Division Rank: #91

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 3
Returning Defensive Starters: 6
2013 JV Record: 8-2
Starting Quarterback Returning: no
Top Running Back Returning: no
Top Receiver Returning: no
Top OL Returning: yes
Top Defender Returning: yes

TOP PLAYERS
Navone Gurley 6'1" 180 Senior OLB/RB 4.30
Alvin Hall 5'10.5" 225 Senior NG 4.50
Terry Mitchell 5'9" 200 Senior FB/RB 4.40

ADDITIONAL SENIOR D1 PROSPECT
Torrey Thomas 6'2" 205 Senior WR

D1 PLAYER LOST TO GRADUATION
E.J. Achelus 5'10" 185 Senior RB

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Team Speed, Strength, Quick/Strong DL
Team Weaknesses: Quality Depth

RATINGS
2013 Final Power Rating: 33.1
2013 National Rank: #1421
2013 State Rank: #163
General Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: -4.5
D1 Talent (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: +1.1
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment: -1.3
2014 Starting Power Rating: 29.7
2014 National Rank: #1607
2014 State Rank: #205
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2013 Rating): 13.9
Dynasty National Rank: #3733
2014 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: better by 15.8
Dynasty Record: 29-53 (16-36 in league)

HISTORICAL
2013 Overall Record: 7-4
2013 League Record/Finish: 4-3 (4th)
2013 Points For Average: 30.5
2013 Points Against Average: 22.6
2013 Differential: +7.9
2013 Wins: #1538 Austin [Stephen F.] (Sugar Land) (29-24), #1715 Seven Lakes (Katy) (28-17), #4031 Taylor [James E.] (Katy) (38-21), #5489 Strake Jesuit (Houston) (51-43), #6231 Alief Hastings (Houston) (49-6), #7008 Tomball (59-13), #8093 Mayde Creek (Houston) (45-10)
2013 Losses: #33 Katy (28-3), #234 Lamar (Houston) (38-14), #612 Cinco Ranch (Katy) (21-3), #933 Memorial (Houston) (28-17)
2013 Opponents W-L: 67-59
Winning Streak Entering 2014 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2014 Schedule: 8/30 at Oak Ridge (Conroe), 9/6 at Cypress Ridge (Houston), 9/13 George Ranch (Richmond), 9/26 at Strake Jesuit (Houston), 10/2 Cinco Ranch (Katy), 10/9 at Mayde Creek (Houston), 10/18 at Katy, 10/24 vs Tompkins (Katy), 11/1 at Taylor [James E.] (Katy), 11/6 Seven Lakes (Katy)
Highest-Rated 2014 Regular Season Opponents: Katy (75.5), George Ranch (Richmond) (51), Cinco Ranch (Katy) (42.6)
Lowest-Rated 2014 Regular Season Opponents: Mayde Creek (Houston) (-0.5), Strake Jesuit (Houston) (9), Cypress Ridge (Houston) (14)
2013 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 20 (29.7 overall)
2014 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 27.3
2014 vs. 2013 Schedule Strength Comparison: +7.3
2014 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #123
2014 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #718
2014 Projected Regular Season Record: 6-4
2014 Projected League Finish: 4th
2014 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: less than 1%