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GENERAL
Nickname: Cougars
Colors: Royal Blue/Silver
Coach: Bill Bellecomo
League: Central Suburban - North (moving from North Suburban - Prairie)
Playoff Division: none

RATINGS
2015 Final Power Rating: 13.3
2015 National Rank: #4829
2015 State Rank: #182
Roster-Based (Players Back/Lost) Rough Rating Adjustment: +2.1
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment: -1.1
2016 Starting Power Rating: 15.4
2016 National Rank: #4198
2016 State Rank: #164
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2015 Rating): 12.3
Dynasty National Rank: #4245
2016 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: better by 3.1
Dynasty Record: 74-54 (53-23 in league)

HISTORICAL
2015 Overall Record: 6-4
2015 League Record/Finish: 4-2 (3rd)
2015 Points For Average: 28
2015 Points Against Average: 17.7
2015 Differential: +10.3
2015 Wins: #5768 Antioch (21-6), #9544 Larkin (Elgin) (21-0), #9577 Grant (Fox Lake) (21-18), #11071 Grayslake Central (Grayslake) (41-14), #11848 Round Lake (51-14), #12169 North Chicago (50-12)
2015 Losses: #278 Joliet Catholic Academy (Joliet) (48-29), #1918 Warren (Gurnee) (27-26), #4144 Wauconda (12-0), #4280 Lakes (Lake Villa) (26-20)
2015 Opponents W-L: 37-60
Recent League Championships: 2010 (North Suburban - Prairie), 2009 (North Suburban - Prairie), 2005 (North Suburban Prairie), 2003 (tied for 1st; North Suburban Prairie)
Winning Streak Entering 2016 Season: 2
Streak List: 8/26/16 Grayslake Central (Grayslake) (39-16), 9/2/16 Zion-Benton (Zion) (29-21)

SCHEDULE
2016 Schedule: 8/26 at Grayslake Central (Grayslake), 9/2 Zion-Benton (Zion), 9/9 at Wheeling, 9/16 Buffalo Grove, 9/23 Deerfield, 9/30 at Maine West (Des Plaines), 10/7 Maine East (Park Ridge), 10/14 at Glenbrook North (Northbrook), 10/21 at Highland Park
Highest-Rated 2016 Regular Season Opponents: Glenbrook North (Northbrook) (26.5), Wheeling (21.7), Zion-Benton (Zion) (15)
Lowest-Rated 2016 Regular Season Opponents: Maine East (Park Ridge) (-28.1), Grayslake Central (Grayslake) (-17.6), Maine West (Des Plaines) (-0.4)
2015 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -4.5 (10.2 overall)
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 4.9
2016 vs. 2015 Schedule Strength Comparison: +9.4
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #233
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #6337
2016 Projected Regular Season Record: 6-3
2016 Projected League Finish: 2nd
2016 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: less than 1%



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