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GENERAL
Nickname: Highlanders
Colors: Red/Green/White
Coach: Mark Schmid
League: 6A Region II District 12
Playoff Division: 6A
Playoff Division Rank: #5

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 3
Returning Defensive Starters: 5

D1 PROSPECTS
Ethan Bonner 6'1" 170 Senior CB
KeSean Carter 5'10" 150 Senior WR
Jake Syptak 6'5" 270 Senior OT
Peyton Fifield 6'4" 260 Senior OT

COLLEGE PROSPECT LOST TO GRADUATION
Michael Purcell 6'4.5" 225 Senior SDE

RATINGS
2016 Final Power Rating: 67.2
2016 National Rank: #29
2016 State Rank: #4
General Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: -3.5
D1 Talent (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: +5.1
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment: -3.6
2017 Starting Power Rating: 68.8
2017 National Rank: #46
2017 State Rank: #6
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2016 Rating): 44.4
Dynasty National Rank: #129
2017 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: better by 24.4
Dynasty Record: 131-40 (73-10 in league)

HISTORICAL
2016 Overall Record: 15-1
2016 League Record/Finish: 6-0 (1st)
2016 Points For Average: 43.6
2016 Points Against Average: 18.2
2016 Differential: +25.4
2016 Wins: #28 Allen (36-28), #119 Katy (26-3), #281 Round Rock (41-18), #382 Sachse (51-40), #396 Cy-Fair (Cypress) (23-20), #418 Bowie (Austin) (52-31), #509 West Brook (Beaumont) (72-7), #783 Horn [Dr. John] (Mesquite) (41-21), #800 Lufkin (63-42), #1195 Spring (36-7), #1443 George Ranch (Richmond) (42-14), #1800 Montgomery (49-0), #2215 Oak Ridge (Conroe) (42-2), #3795 Conroe (48-7), #4913 College Park (The Woodlands) (63-10)
2016 Losses: #5 Lake Travis (Austin) (41-13)
2016 Opponents W-L: 132-61
Recent League Championships: 2016, 2015 (6A Region II District 16), 2014 (6A Region II District 16), 2013 (5A Region II District 14), 2012 (tied for 1st; 5A Region II District 14), 2010 (5A Region II District 14), 2009 (5A Region II District 14), 2008 (tied for 1st; 5A Region II District 14), 2003 (5A Region II District 15)
Winning Streak Entering 2017 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2017 Schedule: 9/7 at Spring, 9/16 at Katy, 9/22 George Ranch (Richmond), 10/6 at Lufkin, 10/12 West Brook (Beaumont), 10/20 at Oak Ridge (Conroe), 10/27 Conroe, 11/3 at Montgomery, 11/10 College Park (The Woodlands)
Highest-Rated 2017 Regular Season Opponents: Katy (58.6), West Brook (Beaumont) (49.1), Montgomery (37.8)
Lowest-Rated 2017 Regular Season Opponents: College Park (The Woodlands) (1.6), Conroe (14.4), Spring (25.1)
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 33.1 (47.7 overall)
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 31.8
2017 vs. 2016 Schedule Strength Comparison: -1.3
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #82
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #431
2017 Projected Regular Season Record: 9-0
2017 Projected League Finish: 1st
2017 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: 77%