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GENERAL
Nickname: Dragons
Colors: Black/Vegas Gold
Coach: Napoleon Kaufman
League: West Alameda County - Foothill
Section: North Coast
Playoff Division: 2
Playoff Division Rank*: #1

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 6
Returning Defensive Starters: 5
2017 JV Record: 7-2
Starting Quarterback Returning: no
Top Running Back Returning: yes
Top Receiver Returning: no
Top OL Returning: yes
Top Defender Returning: no

TOP PLAYERS
Austin Jones 5'11" 195 Senior RB/DB
Tyler Garay-Harris 6'5" 235 Senior DE
Jelani Warren 6'1" 185 Senior CB/WR

ADDITIONAL D1 PROSPECTS
Sterling Stokes 6-4 195 Junior TE
Branden Owens 6'0" 210 Senior OLB

COLLEGE PROSPECTS LOST TO GRADUATION
Jevon Holland 6'1" 180 Senior S
Miles Owens 6'7" 315 Senior OT
Quinn Brinnon 6'0" 185 Senior S
Justin Ross 6'0" 180 Senior WR

RATINGS
2017 Final Power Rating: 34.2
2017 National Rank: #1114
2017 State Rank: #110
General Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: -2.5
D1 Talent (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: +4
Non-Senior D1 Talent Rating Bonus*: +2.6
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment*: -3.5
2018 Starting Power Rating*: 34.8
2018 National Rank*: #948
2018 State Rank*: #96
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2017 Rating): 22.9
Dynasty National Rank: #2812
2018 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison*: better by 15.4
Dynasty Record: 114-63-1 (69-26 in league)

HISTORICAL
2017 Overall Record: 9-3
2017 League Record/Finish: 4-0 (1st)
2017 Points For Average: 43.5
2017 Points Against Average: 16.3
2017 Differential: +27.2
2017 Wins: #1492 San Leandro (39-12), #1514 Acalanes (Lafayette) (36-21), #6072 Piedmont (54-0), #6309 Terra Linda (San Rafael) (49-7), #6331 Berkeley (51-15), #7864 St. Mary's (Albany) (56-7), #8713 Kennedy [John F.] (Fremont) (56-14), #10130 Tennyson (Hayward) (65-0), #10370 Justin-Siena (Napa) (51-7)
2017 Losses: #15 De La Salle (Concord) (45-24), #747 Freedom (Oakley) (42-21), #793 Marin Catholic (Kentfield) (25-20)
2017 Opponents W-L: 81-55
Recent Section/State Championships: 2016 (3), 2016 (Bowl 5-AA), 2004 (2A East Bay)
Recent League Championships: 2017, 2016, 2011 (Hayward Area), 2010 (Hayward Area)
Winning Streak Entering 2018 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2018 Schedule: 8/23 vs Kennedy [John F.] (Fremont), 8/31 at De La Salle (Concord), 9/7 Seaside, 9/14 at Monte Vista (Danville), 9/21 St. Mary's (Stockton), 9/28 Berkeley, 10/5 vs San Leandro, 10/12 at Piedmont, 10/19 Castro Valley, 10/26 at Encinal (Alameda)
Highest-Rated 2018 Regular Season Opponents*: De La Salle (Concord) (80.1), St. Mary's (Stockton) (47.3), San Leandro (28)
Lowest-Rated 2018 Regular Season Opponents*: Castro Valley (-15.7), Kennedy [John F.] (Fremont) (-13), Berkeley (-5.6)
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 14.5 (20.8 overall)
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength*: 16.5
2018 vs. 2017 Schedule Strength Comparison*: +2
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank*: #193
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank*: #1378
2018 Projected Regular Season Record*: 8-2
2018 Projected League Finish*: 1st
2018 Undefeated Regular Season Probability*: less than 1%




*temporary; not finalized until August 11th






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