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GENERAL
Nickname: Blue Raiders
Colors: Blue/White
Coach: Brandon Ward
League: West Sequoia
Section: Central
Playoff Division: 5
Playoff Division Rank*: #2

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 8
Returning Defensive Starters: 8
2017 JV Record: 7-2
Starting Quarterback Returning: no
Top Running Back Returning: no
Top Receiver Returning: yes
Top OL Returning: yes
Top Defender Returning: no

TOP PLAYERS
Chris Puga 5'10" 175 Senior QB/LB
Jesus Estrada 6'0" 245 Senior OL/DL
Jonathan Sanchez 5'10" 190 Senior OL/DL

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Entire Starting OL Returns

RATINGS
2017 Final Power Rating: 12.4
2017 National Rank: #4193
2017 State Rank: #316
Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +1.5
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment*: -6.4
2018 Starting Power Rating*: 7.5
2018 National Rank*: #4991
2018 State Rank*: #379
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2017 Rating): -0.3
Dynasty National Rank: #9397
2018 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison*: better by 14.2
Dynasty Record: 111-65 (47-18 in league)

HISTORICAL
2017 Overall Record: 12-1
2017 League Record/Finish: 4-0 (1st)
2017 Points For Average: 46.9
2017 Points Against Average: 22.8
2017 Differential: +24.1
2017 Wins: #5781 Firebaugh (42-7), #5781 Firebaugh (49-42), #6855 Yosemite (Oakhurst) (39-24), #7638 Orosi (54-28), #8354 Riverdale (28-27), #8590 Kennedy [Robert F.] (Delano) (35-21), #10495 Fowler (42-14), #11987 Farmersville (58-27), #12284 Minarets (O'Neals) (58-21), #13355 Sierra (Tollhouse) (57-0), #13445 Parlier (56-21), #13707 Tranquillity (49-18)
2017 Losses: #3783 Orange (46-43)
2017 Opponents W-L: 80-69
Recent Section Championships: 2017, 2006 (V)
Recent League Championships: 2017, 2014, 2003 (tied for 1st; West Sierra)
Winning Streak Entering 2018 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2018 Schedule: 8/17 at Sierra (Tollhouse), 8/24 at Coalinga, 8/31 Woodlake, 9/7 Firebaugh, 9/14 at Parlier, 9/21 at Orosi, 10/5 Minarets (O'Neals), 10/12 Riverdale, 10/19 Orange Cove, 10/26 at Fowler
Highest-Rated 2018 Regular Season Opponents*: Firebaugh (3.3), Coalinga (-6.9), Orosi (-12)
Lowest-Rated 2018 Regular Season Opponents*: Sierra (Tollhouse) (-48.9), Minarets (O'Neals) (-37.2), Parlier (-32.8)
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -20.5 (-4.7 overall)
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength*: -20.5
2018 vs. 2017 Schedule Strength Comparison*: 0
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank*: #886
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank*: #7178
2018 Projected Regular Season Record*: 10-0
2018 Projected League Finish*: 1st
2018 Undefeated Regular Season Probability*: 77%




*temporary; not finalized until August 11th






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