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GENERAL
Nickname: Chargers
Colors: Blue/Gold/Navy
Coach: Mike Ward
League: Santa Teresa
Section: Central Coast
Playoff Division: none

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 6
Returning Defensive Starters: 9
2016 JV Record: 8-2

TOP PLAYERS
Kyle Anderson 5'9" 180 Junior HB 4.6
Max McCash 5'11" 170 Senior LB 4.8
Anthony Gonzales 5'9" 160 Senior 4.6

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Momentum Carrying Over From Success At End Of Last Season, Strong JV Season Last Year, Several Players Returning From Season-Ending Injuries
Team Weaknesses: Young Offensively, Lost Some Very Good Senior Leadership To Graduation

RATINGS
2016 Final Power Rating: -24.7
2016 National Rank: #12289
2016 State Rank: #860
Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: +3.5
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment: -1.5
2017 Starting Power Rating: -21.2
2017 National Rank: #11659
2017 State Rank: #824
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2016 Rating): 6.2
Dynasty National Rank: #6196
2017 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: worse by 27.4
Dynasty Record: 82-70-1 (58-39 in league)

HISTORICAL
2016 Overall Record: 2-8
2016 League Record/Finish: 2-5 (6th)
2016 Points For Average: 13.5
2016 Points Against Average: 24.2
2016 Differential: -10.7
2016 Wins: #12816 Sobrato [Ann] (Morgan Hill) (22-14), #13253 Mt. Pleasant (San Jose) (49-24)
2016 Losses: #6359 Westmont (Campbell) (10-0), #6695 Homestead (Cupertino) (27-6), #7897 Santa Teresa (San Jose) (35-14), #8872 Branham (San Jose) (31-0), #10011 Silver Creek (San Jose) (28-15), #10812 Independence (San Jose) (34-15), #11395 San Jose (27-14), #11605 Gunderson [Henry T.] (San Jose) (12-0)
2016 Opponents W-L: 59-50
Recent League Championships: 2006, 2003
Winning Streak Entering 2017 Season: 2
Streak List: 10/28/16 Sobrato [Ann] (Morgan Hill) (22-14), 11/4/16 Mt. Pleasant (San Jose) (49-24)

SCHEDULE
2017 Schedule: 8/25 at Santa Teresa (San Jose), 9/1 Fremont (Sunnyvale), 9/8 Pioneer (San Jose), 9/22 at Del Mar (San Jose), 9/29 Independence (San Jose), 10/6 at Silver Creek (San Jose), 10/13 Branham (San Jose), 10/20 San Jose, 10/27 at Willow Glen (San Jose), 11/3 at Gunderson [Henry T.] (San Jose)
Highest-Rated 2017 Regular Season Opponents: Branham (San Jose) (1.8), Santa Teresa (San Jose) (-1.4), Fremont (Sunnyvale) (-7.5)
Lowest-Rated 2017 Regular Season Opponents: Gunderson [Henry T.] (San Jose) (-25), Del Mar (San Jose) (-23.1), Willow Glen (San Jose) (-16.6)
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -11
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -12.4
2017 vs. 2016 Schedule Strength Comparison: -1.4
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #786
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #11231
2017 Projected Regular Season Record: 2-8
2017 Projected League Finish: 6th
2017 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: less than 1%