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GENERAL
Nickname: Lions
Colors: Crimson/Gold/Black
Coach: Shane Cox
League: Western
Section: Los Angeles
Playoff Division: I
Playoff Division Rank*: #4

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 8
Returning Defensive Starters: 3
2017 JV Record: 4-6
Starting Quarterback Returning: yes
Top Running Back Returning: no
Top Receiver Returning: yes
Top OL Returning: yes
Top Defender Returning: yes

TOP PLAYERS
Andrew Cox 6'1" 185 Senior WR 4.6
Kendrell Ross 6'1" 190 Senior LB 4.5
Scott Harris 6'0" 180 Senior QB 4.6

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Offensive Experience
Team Weaknesses: Replace Most Of Defense, Depth

RATINGS
2017 Final Power Rating: 22.7
2017 National Rank: #2425
2017 State Rank: #193
Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +2.5
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment*: -1.4
2018 Starting Power Rating*: 23.8
2018 National Rank*: #2123
2018 State Rank*: #177
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2017 Rating): 15
Dynasty National Rank: #4805
2018 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison*: better by 10.2
Dynasty Record: 99-80-2 [100-79-2 on the field] (44-31 in league)

HISTORICAL
2017 Overall Record: 9-3
2017 League Record/Finish: 5-0 (1st)
2017 Points For Average: 28
2017 Points Against Average: 23.8
2017 Differential: +4.2
2017 Wins: #4023 Birmingham (Van Nuys) (40-35), #4316 Venice (Los Angeles) (20-14), #4669 Palisades (Pacific Palisades) (14-7), #4849 Eagle Rock (Los Angeles) (44-27), #6380 Westchester (Los Angeles) (31-20), #9438 Hamilton [Alexander] (Los Angeles) (54-7), #9506 Bell (33-27), #10328 University (Los Angeles) (41-0), #11952 West Adams (Los Angeles) (45-0)
2017 Losses: #47 Narbonne [Nathaniel] (Harbor City) (71-0), #514 Loyola (Los Angeles) (52-7), #615 Crenshaw (Los Angeles) (26-7)
2017 Opponents W-L: 80-64
Recent Section Championships: 2015 (II), 2010 (II), 2004 (City Invitational Division)
Recent League Championships: 2017, 2005 (tied for 1st)
Winning Streak Entering 2018 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2018 Schedule: 8/24 Loyola (Los Angeles), 8/31 Crenshaw (Los Angeles), 9/7 at Eagle Rock (Los Angeles), 9/14 Sotomayor [Sonia M.] (Los Angeles), 9/21 at Marshall [John] (Los Angeles), 9/28 at Palisades (Pacific Palisades), 10/5 at Hamilton [Alexander] (Los Angeles), 10/12 Westchester (Los Angeles), 10/19 at Venice (Los Angeles), 10/26 University (Los Angeles)
Highest-Rated 2018 Regular Season Opponents*: Loyola (Los Angeles) (38.1), Crenshaw (Los Angeles) (30.7), Palisades (Pacific Palisades) (13.4)
Lowest-Rated 2018 Regular Season Opponents*: Sotomayor [Sonia M.] (Los Angeles) (-52.5), University (Los Angeles) (-11.9), Marshall [John] (Los Angeles) (-10.5)
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 7.5 (19.7 overall)
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength*: -0.2
2018 vs. 2017 Schedule Strength Comparison*: -7.7
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank*: #485
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank*: #4009
2018 Projected Regular Season Record*: 8-2
2018 Projected League Finish*: 1st
2018 Undefeated Regular Season Probability*: 3%




*temporary; not finalized until August 11th






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