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GENERAL
Nickname: Knights
Colors: Red/Black
Coach: Fred DiPalma
League: Orange
Section: Southern
Playoff Division: 8
Playoff Division Rank*: #5

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 4
Returning Defensive Starters: 4
2017 JV Record: 5-3
Starting Quarterback Returning: no
Top Running Back Returning: yes

RATINGS
2017 Final Power Rating: 21.7
2017 National Rank: #2585
2017 State Rank: #206
Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment*: -4.5
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment*: -5
2018 Starting Power Rating*: 12.1
2018 National Rank*: #4100
2018 State Rank*: #312
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2017 Rating): 2.4
Dynasty National Rank: #8674
2018 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison*: better by 14.8
Dynasty Record: 86-78 (37-37 in league)

HISTORICAL
2017 Overall Record: 14-2
2017 League Record/Finish: 5-0 (1st)
2017 Points For Average: 35.3
2017 Points Against Average: 21.8
2017 Differential: +13.5
2017 Wins: #3252 Monte Vista (Spring Valley) (26-25), #3361 Covina (55-49), #3537 Arcadia (41-35), #3755 Westminster (22-20), #4124 Rancho Mirage (35-28), #6565 Ocean View (Huntington Beach) (34-33), #7165 Crean Lutheran (Irvine) (35-21), #7878 Western (Anaheim) (31-28), #10173 Esperanza (Anaheim) (31-6), #10253 Valley (Santa Ana) (49-14), #10338 Savanna (Anaheim) (47-0), #10706 Century (Santa Ana) (34-8), #11593 Anaheim (56-14), #12847 Magnolia (Anaheim) (35-0)
2017 Losses: #1491 Fortuna (54-33), #8859 Kennedy [John F.] (La Palma) (14-0)
2017 Opponents W-L: 94-89
Recent Section Championships: 2017 (11)
Recent League Championships: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012
Winning Streak Entering 2018 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2018 Schedule: 8/16 vs Kennedy [John F.] (La Palma), 8/24 at Westminster, 8/30 vs Esperanza (Anaheim), 9/7 vs Marina (Huntington Beach), 9/14 at University (Irvine), 9/28 vs Valley (Santa Ana), 10/5 at Century (Santa Ana), 10/11 vs Magnolia (Anaheim), 10/18 vs Savanna (Anaheim), 10/25 vs Anaheim
Highest-Rated 2018 Regular Season Opponents*: Westminster (4.8), Marina (Huntington Beach) (-1.3), University (Irvine) (-5.2)
Lowest-Rated 2018 Regular Season Opponents*: Magnolia (Anaheim) (-35.5), Anaheim (-30.7), Savanna (Anaheim) (-25)
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -9.5 (8.1 overall)
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength*: -16
2018 vs. 2017 Schedule Strength Comparison*: -6.5
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank*: #810
2018 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank*: #6661
2018 Projected Regular Season Record*: 10-0
2018 Projected League Finish*: 1st
2018 Undefeated Regular Season Probability*: 74%




*temporary; not finalized until August 11th






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