Winfield-Mt. Union (Winfield, IA)       previews home


GENERAL
Nickname: Wolves
Colors: Red/White
Coach: Scott McCarty
League: A District 6 (moving from A District 5)
Playoff Division: A
Playoff Division Rank: #47

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

TOP PLAYERS
Thayne McElhinney 6'1" 190 Senior RB/LB 4.90
Sam Jennings 6'3" 240 Junior OL/DL 5.10
Kyle Davis 6'1" 265 Senior OL/DL 5.20

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Strong Desire As A Group To Make Playoffs, Explosive With Big Plays, Can Ground Out Tough Yards
Team Weaknesses: Depth, Physical Toughness

RATINGS
2013 Final Power Rating: -42.6
2013 National Rank: #14235
2013 State Rank: #263
Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: +3.5
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment: -1.4
2014 Starting Power Rating: -39.1
2014 National Rank: #13926
2014 State Rank: #248
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2013 Rating): -35.9
Dynasty National Rank: #14488
2014 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: worse by 3.2
Dynasty Record: 22-76 (16-60 in league)

HISTORICAL
2013 Overall Record: 3-6
2013 League Record/Finish: 2-5 (6th)
2013 Points For Average: 19.8
2013 Points Against Average: 29.6
2013 Differential: -9.8
2013 Wins: #13928 Highland (Riverside) (34-32), #14512 New London (38-26), #14557 Iowa Valley (Marengo) (30-24)
2013 Losses: #9938 Lisbon (49-6), #11619 Wapello (22-12), #12691 Lone Tree (20-6), #13215 WACO (Wayland) (34-8), #13495 Van Buren (Keosauqua) (32-22), #14455 Danville (27-22)
2013 Opponents W-L: 36-50
Winning Streak Entering 2014 Season: 1
Streak List: 9/5/14 Wapello (8-6)

SCHEDULE
2014 Schedule: 8/29 Iowa Valley (Marengo), 9/5 at Wapello, 9/12 Cardinal (Eldon), 9/19 at Danville, 9/26 at Lone Tree, 10/3 New London, 10/10 WACO (Wayland), 10/17 at Van Buren (Keosauqua), 10/24 at Pekin (Packwood)
Highest-Rated 2014 Regular Season Opponents: Pekin (Packwood) (0), Wapello (-17.1), Lone Tree (-24.6)
Lowest-Rated 2014 Regular Season Opponents: Iowa Valley (Marengo) (-54.9), New London (-51.8), Danville (-48.8)
2013 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -33.8
2014 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -32.6
2014 vs. 2013 Schedule Strength Comparison: +1.2
2014 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #262
2014 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #13222
2014 Projected Regular Season Record: 4-5
2014 Projected League Finish: 5th
2014 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: less than 1%